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 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 51 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.79% 0.35% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 0.58% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
171 345 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.12% 60.31% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 157 302 174
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 £31,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £43,000
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 December 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
4 1 (14.29%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
4 1 (14.29%) OCMJD
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
1 1 (14.29%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Sun