The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 235 208 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.97% 14.99% 16.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 29.17% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 225 182 203
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
658 713 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 53.11% 51.37% 54.06%
Number of salaries quoted 615 621 689
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Salary Trend in West Sussex

Java
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Java
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Crawley +5 92 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Horsham +9 50 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Burgess Hill +3 14 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Haywards Heath -3 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Gatwick -3 2 £55,000 -
Chichester -1 1 £55,500 +30.58%
East Grinstead -4 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Worthing -7 1 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Bognor Regis - 1 £30,000 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 184 (49.20%) Software Engineering
2 164 (43.85%) Linux
3 153 (40.91%) Web Services
4 142 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (37.70%) Apache
6 118 (31.55%) Tomcat
7 117 (31.28%) JavaScript
8 113 (30.21%) Oracle
8 113 (30.21%) Degree
9 110 (29.41%) Spring
10 105 (28.07%) Computer Science
11 104 (27.81%) HTML
12 103 (27.54%) SQL
13 102 (27.27%) J2EE
14 94 (25.13%) XML
15 90 (24.06%) JSP
16 86 (22.99%) jQuery
17 83 (22.19%) SQL Server
17 83 (22.19%) C++
18 80 (21.39%) Finance
19 78 (20.86%) MVC
19 78 (20.86%) MySQL
20 75 (20.05%) CSS
21 74 (19.79%) TDD
22 72 (19.25%) Ajax
23 68 (18.18%) Web Development
24 64 (17.11%) Hibernate
25 63 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 60 (16.04%) Windows
27 59 (15.78%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 141 (37.70%) Apache
2 118 (31.55%) Tomcat
3 48 (12.83%) WebSphere
4 29 (7.75%) Apache Solr
5 18 (4.81%) nginx
6 17 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.48%) IIS
8 6 (1.60%) JBoss
8 6 (1.60%) Jetty
9 4 (1.07%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.27%) Documentum
11 1 (0.27%) FileNet
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) MS Office
1 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.01%) Internet
2 13 (3.48%) DHCP
2 13 (3.48%) DNS
3 10 (2.67%) HTTP
4 4 (1.07%) Intranet
5 3 (0.80%) CTI
6 1 (0.27%) SAN
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) FTP
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) IPsec
6 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 78 (20.86%) MySQL
3 27 (7.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 27 (7.22%) Oracle ODI
4 22 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.87%) DB2
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.53%) Big Data
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.16%) Ant
2 38 (10.16%) JUnit
2 38 (10.16%) Eclipse
2 38 (10.16%) Subversion
3 27 (7.22%) Selenium
4 23 (6.15%) Visual Studio
5 22 (5.88%) Maven
6 17 (4.55%) WebDriver
7 16 (4.28%) Mockito
8 13 (3.48%) JIRA
8 13 (3.48%) Oracle Forms
9 12 (3.21%) PHPUnit
9 12 (3.21%) Behat
10 9 (2.41%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.14%) NUnit
12 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.60%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.60%) jMock
14 4 (1.07%) NetBeans
General
1 80 (21.39%) Finance
2 52 (13.90%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.21%) Retail
4 7 (1.87%) Games
5 1 (0.27%) Electronics
5 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 242 (64.71%) Developer
2 167 (44.65%) Java Developer
3 108 (28.88%) Software Engineer
4 48 (12.83%) Senior Developer
4 48 (12.83%) Java Software Engineer
5 46 (12.30%) Software Developer
6 29 (7.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 27 (7.22%) Graduate
7 27 (7.22%) Oracle Developer
7 27 (7.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (6.95%) Junior
9 24 (6.42%) Analyst
9 24 (6.42%) Junior Developer
10 22 (5.88%) Web Engineer
11 21 (5.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 21 (5.61%) C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (5.61%) Java Programmer
11 21 (5.61%) Programmer
12 20 (5.35%) Test Analyst
12 20 (5.35%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (40.91%) Web Services
2 110 (29.41%) Spring
3 104 (27.81%) HTML
4 102 (27.27%) J2EE
5 94 (25.13%) XML
6 90 (24.06%) JSP
7 86 (22.99%) jQuery
8 75 (20.05%) CSS
9 72 (19.25%) Ajax
10 64 (17.11%) Hibernate
11 54 (14.44%) RabbitMQ
12 52 (13.90%) Spring MVC
13 39 (10.43%) Servlets
14 36 (9.63%) Dojo
14 36 (9.63%) REST
15 34 (9.09%) JSON
16 29 (7.75%) SOAP
17 28 (7.49%) .NET
18 23 (6.15%) HTML5
19 15 (4.01%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 105 (28.07%) Computer Science
2 48 (12.83%) Data Structures
3 27 (7.22%) Visualisation
4 23 (6.15%) GIS
5 13 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.14%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.60%) User Experience
9 6 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.07%) Clustering
10 4 (1.07%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.07%) Open Source
11 3 (0.80%) PMI
12 2 (0.53%) Physics
12 2 (0.53%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 164 (43.85%) Linux
2 63 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (16.04%) Windows
4 42 (11.23%) UNIX
5 6 (1.60%) CentOS
6 4 (1.07%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (49.20%) Software Engineering
2 142 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (20.86%) MVC
4 74 (19.79%) TDD
5 68 (18.18%) Web Development
6 55 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 48 (12.83%) OO
8 45 (12.03%) UML
9 34 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 33 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 30 (8.02%) SOA
12 28 (7.49%) Knowledge Management
12 28 (7.49%) Test Scripting
13 23 (6.15%) Regression Testing
14 22 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (5.35%) Requirements Analysis
16 19 (5.08%) OOD
17 18 (4.81%) Waterfall
18 17 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
18 17 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (31.28%) JavaScript
2 103 (27.54%) SQL
3 83 (22.19%) C++
4 59 (15.78%) C#
5 26 (6.95%) PHP
6 24 (6.42%) HQL
7 14 (3.74%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.48%) C
8 13 (3.48%) COBOL
8 13 (3.48%) Python
9 12 (3.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.80%) Ruby
10 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.53%) Delphi
12 1 (0.27%) Perl
12 1 (0.27%) XPath
12 1 (0.27%) X++
12 1 (0.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 113 (30.21%) Degree
2 21 (5.61%) OCPJP
3 19 (5.08%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.60%) OCMJD
6 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.53%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) CISMP
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.83%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.21%) iptables
2 10 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.60%) Varnish
4 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
5 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (30.21%) Oracle
2 57 (15.24%) Red Hat
3 31 (8.29%) hybris
4 26 (6.95%) Endeca
5 25 (6.68%) Microsoft
6 21 (5.61%) Sun
7 13 (3.48%) iRise
8 8 (2.14%) VMware
9 6 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.80%) Google
11 2 (0.53%) HP
12 1 (0.27%) Citrix
12 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.27%) Sencha
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Package
Posted: 23 days ago