The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 90 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 7 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 0.59% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 1.24% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,700 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £38,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
J2EE
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
293 404 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.46% 47.42% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 254 343 280
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicestershire region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Leicestershire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

J2EE
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +25 6 £38,750 +1.97%
J2EE
East Midlands

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) JUnit
6 4 (30.77%) EJB
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Redmine
7 3 (23.08%) JAX-RS
7 3 (23.08%) JPA
7 3 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Java SE
7 3 (23.08%) Java EE
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Sun
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 1 (7.69%) jQuery

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Redmine
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) EJB
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Java SE
5 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) JAX-RS
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Struts
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) SonicMQ
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.69%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (7.69%) OCPJP
2 1 (7.69%) OCMJD
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) IBM