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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 3.92% 7.32% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 15.38% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £33,361 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
30 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 58.82% 47.56% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 8 (80.00%) Hudson
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Build Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Code Coverage
2 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
2 7 (70.00%) J2SE
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Design
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQLite
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 8 (80.00%) Hudson
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Firebug
4 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Build Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Build Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Junior
3 4 (40.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) J2EE
1 7 (70.00%) J2SE
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) OAuth
2 1 (10.00%) MFC
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Build Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Code Coverage
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Design
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Dell