The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 4 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.95% 1.53% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.75% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -12.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
J2EE
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 218 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.10% 55.75% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 151 202 176
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Leicester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (77.78%) HTML
4 20 (74.07%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) Tomcat
5 18 (66.67%) SQL
6 17 (62.96%) Spring
7 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
8 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
9 14 (51.85%) Scrum
9 14 (51.85%) TDD
10 12 (44.44%) Internet
10 12 (44.44%) XML
10 12 (44.44%) JBoss
11 11 (40.74%) SOAP
11 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
11 11 (40.74%) REST
12 10 (37.04%) XHTML
12 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
12 10 (37.04%) Java EE
13 9 (33.33%) MVC
13 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
13 9 (33.33%) Oracle
13 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
14 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
14 8 (29.63%) HTTP
14 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
15 7 (25.93%) OOD
15 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
15 7 (25.93%) Jetty

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (74.07%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Jetty
3 6 (22.22%) Apache Solr
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Internet
2 8 (29.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) Maven
2 6 (22.22%) Ant
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
1 6 (22.22%) Advertising
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 17 (62.96%) Spring
4 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
5 12 (44.44%) XML
6 11 (40.74%) SOAP
6 11 (40.74%) REST
7 10 (37.04%) Java EE
7 10 (37.04%) XHTML
8 7 (25.93%) RESTful
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) Ajax
9 6 (22.22%) JSON
9 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (22.22%) CSS3
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (22.22%) XSLT
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) W3C
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
4 9 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) OOD
6 6 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (22.22%) UML
6 6 (22.22%) OWASP
6 6 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) RUP
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) JBoss
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) ATG
4 6 (22.22%) Intershop
4 6 (22.22%) hybris
4 6 (22.22%) Demandware
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