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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 139 195 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.53% 19.66% 14.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.26% 33.05% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 121 174 173
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
573 590 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 55.79% 59.48% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 514 544 586
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 78 £39,000 -13.33% 3
Horsham 0 42 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Haywards Heath -4 2 - - 1
Gatwick 0 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Chichester -2 1 £35,000 +59.09%
Burgess Hill -8 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 122 (49.59%) Linux
2 118 (47.97%) Software Engineering
3 97 (39.43%) JavaScript
4 95 (38.62%) SQL
5 86 (34.96%) C++
6 84 (34.15%) Apache
7 83 (33.74%) XML
8 81 (32.93%) Oracle
9 80 (32.52%) JSP
10 77 (31.30%) J2EE
11 75 (30.49%) HTML
11 75 (30.49%) Web Services
12 73 (29.67%) Degree
13 71 (28.86%) Spring
14 67 (27.24%) CSS
15 66 (26.83%) SQL Server
16 60 (24.39%) Tomcat
16 60 (24.39%) Computer Science
17 59 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
18 56 (22.76%) jQuery
19 55 (22.36%) C#
20 52 (21.14%) MySQL
21 50 (20.33%) C
22 49 (19.92%) Windows
23 45 (18.29%) MVC
24 44 (17.89%) Ajax
25 40 (16.26%) Web Development
26 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
27 36 (14.63%) .NET
27 36 (14.63%) Multithreading

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 84 (34.15%) Apache
2 60 (24.39%) Tomcat
3 21 (8.54%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.88%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.85%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.85%) JBoss
6 6 (2.44%) nginx
7 5 (2.03%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.63%) IIS
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
10 1 (0.41%) FileNet
10 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.41%) Drupal
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.41%) MS Project
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
1 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Force.com
1 2 (0.81%) SaaS
1 2 (0.81%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.91%) HTTP
2 15 (6.10%) Internet
3 14 (5.69%) CTI
4 6 (2.44%) DHCP
4 6 (2.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 52 (21.14%) MySQL
3 18 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
4 16 (6.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.81%) DataStage
7 2 (0.81%) SQLite
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.41%) Easytrieve
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (10.57%) Subversion
2 22 (8.94%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.54%) Ant
4 20 (8.13%) Eclipse
5 19 (7.72%) Visual Studio
6 17 (6.91%) JUnit
7 15 (6.10%) Selenium
8 14 (5.69%) WebDriver
9 11 (4.47%) Maven
10 10 (4.07%) JIRA
11 8 (3.25%) NUnit
11 8 (3.25%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.85%) LoadRunner
13 6 (2.44%) PHPUnit
13 6 (2.44%) Behat
14 5 (2.03%) NetBeans
15 3 (1.22%) Mockito
15 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 2 (0.81%) StarTeam
16 2 (0.81%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (11.38%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.94%) Finance
3 6 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.81%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 179 (72.76%) Developer
2 111 (45.12%) Java Developer
3 69 (28.05%) Software Engineer
4 39 (15.85%) Software Developer
5 30 (12.20%) Analyst
5 30 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 30 (12.20%) Programmer
6 28 (11.38%) Senior Developer
6 28 (11.38%) Junior
7 27 (10.98%) Junior Developer
8 25 (10.16%) Java Software Engineer
9 24 (9.76%) Java Software Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 23 (9.35%) Junior Java Developer
11 17 (6.91%) C# Software Engineer
11 17 (6.91%) J2EE Developer
12 16 (6.50%) .NET Developer
12 16 (6.50%) C# Developer
12 16 (6.50%) Java Programmer
12 16 (6.50%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (33.74%) XML
2 80 (32.52%) JSP
3 77 (31.30%) J2EE
4 75 (30.49%) HTML
4 75 (30.49%) Web Services
5 71 (28.86%) Spring
6 67 (27.24%) CSS
7 56 (22.76%) jQuery
8 44 (17.89%) Ajax
9 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
10 36 (14.63%) .NET
11 35 (14.23%) SOAP
12 32 (13.01%) Dojo
13 29 (11.79%) Spring MVC
14 28 (11.38%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (10.98%) Servlets
16 25 (10.16%) JSON
17 21 (8.54%) RESTful
18 16 (6.50%) MFC
19 15 (6.10%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.91%) Visualisation
2 17 (6.91%) GIS
3 16 (6.50%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.85%) User Experience
4 7 (2.85%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.03%) Social Media
5 5 (2.03%) Clustering
5 5 (2.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) Open Source
8 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.41%) DataPower
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 122 (49.59%) Linux
2 49 (19.92%) Windows
3 28 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (8.54%) Android
5 20 (8.13%) UNIX
6 5 (2.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.97%) Software Engineering
2 59 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (18.29%) MVC
4 40 (16.26%) Web Development
5 36 (14.63%) Multithreading
6 24 (9.76%) TDD
6 24 (9.76%) UML
6 24 (9.76%) SOA
7 22 (8.94%) OO
8 18 (7.32%) OOP
9 17 (6.91%) Project Management
10 16 (6.50%) Unit Testing
10 16 (6.50%) Knowledge Management
10 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
11 14 (5.69%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (4.07%) Scrum
12 10 (4.07%) Test Strategy
12 10 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.07%) BDD
13 7 (2.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 97 (39.43%) JavaScript
2 95 (38.62%) SQL
3 86 (34.96%) C++
4 55 (22.36%) C#
5 50 (20.33%) C
6 14 (5.69%) Assembly Language
7 12 (4.88%) HQL
8 8 (3.25%) Python
8 8 (3.25%) PHP
8 8 (3.25%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.22%) Ruby
11 2 (0.81%) VB
11 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) Scala
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) XQuery
12 1 (0.41%) REXX
Qualifications
1 73 (29.67%) Degree
2 21 (8.54%) Oracle Certification
2 21 (8.54%) OCPJP
3 8 (3.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.03%) OCMJD
5 2 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) APMP
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.28%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 81 (32.93%) Oracle
2 28 (11.38%) Red Hat
3 21 (8.54%) Sun
4 14 (5.69%) Endeca
4 14 (5.69%) hybris
5 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.25%) iRise
6 4 (1.63%) SAP
6 4 (1.63%) IBM
6 4 (1.63%) Google
7 2 (0.81%) Informatica
7 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Syncsort
8 1 (0.41%) Pega
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Week
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago