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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 53 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.49% 2.19% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 4.92% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
163 244 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.76% 44.53% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 131 227 170
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,600 £46,000
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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Java SE
2 7 (87.50%) Java EE
2 7 (87.50%) JPA
2 7 (87.50%) Redmine
2 7 (87.50%) JAX-RS
3 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Sun Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) hybris

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
1 7 (87.50%) Redmine
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) EJB
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Java SE
1 7 (87.50%) Java EE
1 7 (87.50%) JPA
1 7 (87.50%) JAX-RS
2 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) B2C
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) hybris