The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 75 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.31% 4.51% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 4.59% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 34
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1004 1393 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.54% 98.24% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1180 738
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Java Developer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Java Developer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Brighton -21 19 £51,250 +13.88%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (78.75%) Spring
3 49 (61.25%) Hibernate
4 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (48.75%) Linux
6 33 (41.25%) HTML
7 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 32 (40.00%) Spring MVC
8 31 (38.75%) Java EE
8 31 (38.75%) CSS
9 29 (36.25%) J2EE
9 29 (36.25%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (30.00%) jQuery
11 23 (28.75%) Oracle
12 22 (27.50%) JUnit
12 22 (27.50%) SQL
12 22 (27.50%) XML
13 21 (26.25%) Tomcat
13 21 (26.25%) Subversion
14 20 (25.00%) TDD
14 20 (25.00%) MySQL
15 19 (23.75%) UNIX
15 19 (23.75%) Finance
15 19 (23.75%) JPA
15 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
16 18 (22.50%) Jetty
16 18 (22.50%) MVC
17 17 (21.25%) SOAP
18 16 (20.00%) XQuery
18 16 (20.00%) XPath

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (26.25%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.50%) Jetty
3 14 (17.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (11.25%) Apache
5 7 (8.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (25.00%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.75%) SQLite
4 7 (8.75%) BaseX
4 7 (8.75%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.50%) HBase
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) JUnit
2 21 (26.25%) Subversion
3 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
4 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 14 (17.50%) Ant
6 12 (15.00%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) Selenium
8 4 (5.00%) jMock
9 1 (1.25%) Mockito
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (78.75%) Spring
2 49 (61.25%) Hibernate
3 33 (41.25%) HTML
4 32 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 31 (38.75%) Java EE
5 31 (38.75%) CSS
6 29 (36.25%) J2EE
7 24 (30.00%) jQuery
8 22 (27.50%) XML
9 19 (23.75%) JPA
10 17 (21.25%) SOAP
11 15 (18.75%) Struts
12 14 (17.50%) Web Services
13 11 (13.75%) JMS
14 9 (11.25%) REST
15 8 (10.00%) Django
15 8 (10.00%) Servlets
16 7 (8.75%) XSLT
16 7 (8.75%) Cocoon
16 7 (8.75%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.75%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.50%) Social Media
3 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Linux
2 19 (23.75%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.00%) TDD
3 18 (22.50%) MVC
4 8 (10.00%) User Stories
4 8 (10.00%) OO
4 8 (10.00%) SDLC
5 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
5 7 (8.75%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (8.75%) Web Development
6 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Scrum
8 4 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.50%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Content Management
11 1 (1.25%) Open Source
11 1 (1.25%) Software Architecture
11 1 (1.25%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.50%) SQL
4 16 (20.00%) XQuery
4 16 (20.00%) XPath
5 15 (18.75%) Perl
6 12 (15.00%) Ruby
6 12 (15.00%) Groovy
6 12 (15.00%) Scala
7 9 (11.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle