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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 53 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.01% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 2.41% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.97%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,237
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.07%
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
187 166 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 47.34% 43.12% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 176 143 242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Leicester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) J2ME
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Java SE
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (25.00%) DataPower
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) C++

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2ME
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) Java SE
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) SAP