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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 57 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.24% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
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
172 192 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.05% 41.03% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 142 171 177
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £45,000
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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Java SE
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Redmine
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-RS
2 5 (83.33%) Sun Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Sun
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (16.67%) J2ME
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
1 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (83.33%) Redmine
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Java SE
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-RS
3 4 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) J2ME
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Sun