The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Sussex
Rank 4 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 23.08% - 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% - 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Median salary £55,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 53.85% 24.24% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 15
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Java Salary Trend in Sussex

Java
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) Scala
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 5 (55.56%) Play Framework
2 4 (44.44%) hybris

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Java Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Automation Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 5 (55.56%) Play Framework
1 5 (55.56%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Scala
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) hybris