The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 55 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.16% 1.60% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 2.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,700 £38,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,000 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Java EE
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
191 303 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.42% 54.01% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 161 278 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Java EE
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Leicester

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java EE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Redmine
2 7 (87.50%) JAX-RS
2 7 (87.50%) JPA
2 7 (87.50%) Java SE
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) Sun Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) Sun
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Subversion
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) JBoss
7 1 (12.50%) JMS
7 1 (12.50%) SonicMQ

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Redmine
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (87.50%) JAX-RS
2 7 (87.50%) JPA
2 7 (87.50%) Java SE
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
3 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) SonicMQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sun