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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 133 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 52 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 1.79% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.87% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
3672 2520 2740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 96.04% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 1987 2272
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
1 103 (100.00%) J2EE
2 96 (93.20%) Spring
3 84 (81.55%) Tomcat
4 82 (79.61%) SQL
5 80 (77.67%) WebLogic
6 79 (76.70%) E-Commerce
7 78 (75.73%) Oracle
8 77 (74.76%) Maven
9 74 (71.84%) Subversion
9 74 (71.84%) RDBMS
9 74 (71.84%) Apache Flex
9 74 (71.84%) BlazeDS
9 74 (71.84%) Hudson
9 74 (71.84%) Relational Database
10 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.59%) JUnit
12 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
13 11 (10.68%) JBoss
14 10 (9.71%) JavaScript
14 10 (9.71%) Web Services
14 10 (9.71%) Linux
15 9 (8.74%) OO
15 9 (8.74%) JMS
15 9 (8.74%) Java EE
16 8 (7.77%) XML
16 8 (7.77%) JSP
16 8 (7.77%) HTML
17 6 (5.83%) J2SE
17 6 (5.83%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 84 (81.55%) Tomcat
2 80 (77.67%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (71.84%) RDBMS
1 74 (71.84%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.91%) MySQL
2 3 (2.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (74.76%) Maven
2 74 (71.84%) Subversion
2 74 (71.84%) Hudson
3 14 (13.59%) JUnit
4 3 (2.91%) JBehave
4 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.91%) Selenium
General
1 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.91%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) J2EE
2 96 (93.20%) Spring
3 74 (71.84%) Apache Flex
3 74 (71.84%) BlazeDS
4 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
5 10 (9.71%) Web Services
6 9 (8.74%) JMS
6 9 (8.74%) Java EE
7 8 (7.77%) XML
7 8 (7.77%) JSP
7 8 (7.77%) HTML
8 6 (5.83%) J2SE
9 5 (4.85%) Java SE
9 5 (4.85%) Grails
9 5 (4.85%) Spring MVC
9 5 (4.85%) RESTful
9 5 (4.85%) SOAP
9 5 (4.85%) XML Schema
9 5 (4.85%) SAX
9 5 (4.85%) DOM
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) Android
2 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (76.70%) E-Commerce
2 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.74%) OO
4 5 (4.85%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (4.85%) SOA
4 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.91%) Scrum
5 3 (2.91%) TDD
5 3 (2.91%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (2.91%) Complex Event Processing
5 3 (2.91%) BDD
5 3 (2.91%) Information Management
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (1.94%) Web Application Development
6 2 (1.94%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.94%) MVC
7 1 (0.97%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (79.61%) SQL
3 10 (9.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 78 (75.73%) Oracle
2 11 (10.68%) JBoss
3 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
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