The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 149 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 31 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 2.01% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.09% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 42
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Java/J2EE Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Leeds region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Java
1 83 (100.00%) J2EE
2 74 (89.16%) Spring
3 69 (83.13%) SQL
4 66 (79.52%) WebLogic
5 65 (78.31%) E-Commerce
6 62 (74.70%) Tomcat
7 61 (73.49%) Oracle
8 60 (72.29%) Subversion
8 60 (72.29%) Maven
9 57 (68.67%) Hudson
9 57 (68.67%) Apache Flex
9 57 (68.67%) BlazeDS
9 57 (68.67%) RDBMS
9 57 (68.67%) Relational Database
10 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (15.66%) OO
11 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
12 12 (14.46%) Web Services
13 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
13 11 (13.25%) HTML
14 10 (12.05%) JUnit
14 10 (12.05%) Java EE
15 8 (9.64%) JSP
16 7 (8.43%) XML
17 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
17 6 (7.23%) JBoss
17 6 (7.23%) SOAP
17 6 (7.23%) SOA
18 5 (6.02%) OOA/OOD

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (79.52%) WebLogic
2 62 (74.70%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.23%) JBoss
3 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.61%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (68.67%) RDBMS
1 57 (68.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (72.29%) Subversion
1 60 (72.29%) Maven
2 57 (68.67%) Hudson
3 10 (12.05%) JUnit
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.61%) JIRA
4 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) J2EE
2 74 (89.16%) Spring
3 57 (68.67%) Apache Flex
3 57 (68.67%) BlazeDS
4 12 (14.46%) Web Services
5 11 (13.25%) HTML
5 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
6 10 (12.05%) Java EE
7 8 (9.64%) JSP
8 7 (8.43%) XML
9 6 (7.23%) SOAP
10 5 (6.02%) Grails
10 5 (6.02%) DOM
10 5 (6.02%) XSLT
10 5 (6.02%) JMS
10 5 (6.02%) XML Schema
10 5 (6.02%) SAX
10 5 (6.02%) CSS
11 4 (4.82%) jQuery
11 4 (4.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Linux
1 5 (6.02%) Android
1 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (78.31%) E-Commerce
2 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) OO
4 6 (7.23%) SOA
5 5 (6.02%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.61%) Change Control
6 3 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (3.61%) Web Design
7 2 (2.41%) MVC
7 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (83.13%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.02%) XPath
5 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
1 3 (3.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 61 (73.49%) Oracle
2 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.61%) Hitachi
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