The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 119 118 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 54 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 1.28% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 3.44% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 57
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1377 1046 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.80% 37.11% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 879 1094
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (77.38%) J2EE
3 57 (67.86%) OO
4 50 (59.52%) Hibernate
4 50 (59.52%) Spring
5 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
6 24 (28.57%) Degree
6 24 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 24 (28.57%) Oracle
7 21 (25.00%) JUnit
7 21 (25.00%) SaaS
8 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
8 17 (20.24%) .NET
8 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
9 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
10 15 (17.86%) C#
10 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (16.67%) WebLogic
11 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 13 (15.48%) Games
12 13 (15.48%) JBoss
12 13 (15.48%) HTML
12 13 (15.48%) JSP
12 13 (15.48%) Game Development
12 13 (15.48%) Force.com
13 12 (14.29%) CSS
13 12 (14.29%) Middleware
13 12 (14.29%) Maven
14 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.00%) SaaS
2 13 (15.48%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
1 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) JUnit
2 12 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (5.95%) Ant
4 4 (4.76%) NUnit
4 4 (4.76%) Subversion
5 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.57%) Hudson
5 3 (3.57%) MyEclipse
6 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (15.48%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (78.57%) Developer
2 61 (72.62%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Java Software Engineer
3 19 (22.62%) Software Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 15 (17.86%) J2EE Developer
6 14 (16.67%) Junior
6 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 14 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 14 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Junior C# Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Graduate Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Graduate
8 9 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (9.52%) Development Manager
9 8 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
9 8 (9.52%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (77.38%) J2EE
2 50 (59.52%) Hibernate
2 50 (59.52%) Spring
3 17 (20.24%) .NET
4 13 (15.48%) HTML
4 13 (15.48%) JSP
5 12 (14.29%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) Middleware
6 10 (11.90%) jQuery
6 10 (11.90%) Web Services
6 10 (11.90%) JPA
7 9 (10.71%) JSON
8 8 (9.52%) Ajax
9 7 (8.33%) Struts
10 6 (7.14%) SOAP
10 6 (7.14%) JSF
10 6 (7.14%) REST
11 5 (5.95%) JMS
11 5 (5.95%) XML
12 4 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.57%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.57%) Open Source
4 2 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) UNIX
2 3 (3.57%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) OO
2 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
3 13 (15.48%) Game Development
4 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.71%) OOP
5 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.33%) UML
6 7 (8.33%) Scrum
7 6 (7.14%) MVC
8 5 (5.95%) TDD
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.38%) AOP
11 2 (2.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (2.38%) BDD
12 1 (1.19%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.19%) Time Management
12 1 (1.19%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.86%) C#
4 10 (11.90%) SQL
5 3 (3.57%) Groovy
5 3 (3.57%) C
5 3 (3.57%) C++
5 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) JBoss
3 5 (5.95%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) Kony
5 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.19%) ATG
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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