The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 5 7
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 20.75% 15.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 45.83% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 8
Average salary - £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java
South East

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
8 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.86% 45.28% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 20
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Java 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.

1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) RTP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) RTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Architect
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree