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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 6 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.38% 1.70% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 3.47% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 14
Average salary £41,250 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.55% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £24,450 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%
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
197 288 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.29% 48.90% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 161 254 193
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Leicester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) JUnit
3 5 (62.50%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Redmine
4 4 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (50.00%) Java SE
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (50.00%) JPA
4 4 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) COBOL
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) DB2
7 1 (12.50%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Redmine
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Java SE
3 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 4 (50.00%) JPA
3 4 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (12.50%) JMS
6 1 (12.50%) SonicMQ
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (12.50%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (12.50%) OCPJP
2 1 (12.50%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
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