The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 119 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 63 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.67% 1.81% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 4.68% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 40
Average salary £40,250 £38,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% -32.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Java EE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1217 1004 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.28% 38.59% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 931 802 994
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java EE
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Leeds region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Leeds

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE.

1 97 (91.51%) Java
2 65 (61.32%) OO
3 57 (53.77%) Spring
4 56 (52.83%) Hibernate
5 49 (46.23%) Oracle
6 48 (45.28%) J2EE
7 43 (40.57%) .NET
8 34 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (29.25%) C#
10 30 (28.30%) JUnit
10 30 (28.30%) WebSphere
11 29 (27.36%) Degree
11 29 (27.36%) Computer Science
12 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
13 26 (24.53%) HTML
14 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
15 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
16 21 (19.81%) SQL Server
16 21 (19.81%) RDBMS
17 17 (16.04%) JBoss
17 17 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (14.15%) OOP
18 15 (14.15%) Finance
18 15 (14.15%) LAMP
18 15 (14.15%) Games
18 15 (14.15%) Multithreading
19 14 (13.21%) Marketing
19 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (13.21%) N-Tier
19 14 (13.21%) ETL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (28.30%) WebSphere
2 14 (13.21%) WebLogic
3 10 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.55%) Apache
5 5 (4.72%) IIS
6 4 (3.77%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.83%) CICS
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Force.com
1 14 (13.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Internet
2 6 (5.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
2 21 (19.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) RDBMS
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.72%) MySQL
4 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) JUnit
2 11 (10.38%) Maven
3 3 (2.83%) NUnit
4 1 (0.94%) Ant
4 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.94%) Selenium
4 1 (0.94%) Mockito
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
1 15 (14.15%) Games
2 14 (13.21%) Marketing
3 7 (6.60%) Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 51 (48.11%) Java Developer
3 23 (21.70%) Software Engineer
4 20 (18.87%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (17.92%) Architect
6 14 (13.21%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Junior
9 9 (8.49%) Graduate
9 9 (8.49%) Junior C# Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Junior Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Junior Java Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Architecture Manager
10 8 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Systems Integrator
12 5 (4.72%) Java Architect
12 5 (4.72%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (53.77%) Spring
2 56 (52.83%) Hibernate
3 48 (45.28%) J2EE
4 43 (40.57%) .NET
5 26 (24.53%) HTML
6 15 (14.15%) LAMP
7 14 (13.21%) JSP
8 12 (11.32%) XML
8 12 (11.32%) REST
9 9 (8.49%) SOAP
10 8 (7.55%) Web Services
10 8 (7.55%) HTML5
11 7 (6.60%) CSS
12 6 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (5.66%) JPA
13 5 (4.72%) JSON
13 5 (4.72%) J2SE
13 5 (4.72%) WSDL
14 4 (3.77%) jQuery
15 3 (2.83%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (13.21%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.83%) W3C
4 3 (2.83%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Solaris
1 3 (2.83%) Linux
1 3 (2.83%) zOS
2 1 (0.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (61.32%) OO
2 34 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
4 15 (14.15%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.15%) OOP
5 14 (13.21%) ETL
5 14 (13.21%) User Stories
6 12 (11.32%) Scrum
7 10 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (8.49%) Game Development
9 6 (5.66%) TDD
9 6 (5.66%) RUP
10 3 (2.83%) CRM
10 3 (2.83%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.83%) Data Management
10 3 (2.83%) SOA
10 3 (2.83%) BDD
11 2 (1.89%) Waterfall
11 2 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.89%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 97 (91.51%) Java
2 31 (29.25%) C#
3 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.66%) SQL
5 3 (2.83%) Python
5 3 (2.83%) Ruby
5 3 (2.83%) Groovy
5 3 (2.83%) Scala
5 3 (2.83%) Perl
5 3 (2.83%) COBOL
6 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (27.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 49 (46.23%) Oracle
2 17 (16.04%) JBoss
3 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.21%) Informatica
4 3 (2.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) Perforce