Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 398 289 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.48% 13.81% 10.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 21.05% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 357 259 200
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +2.70% +7.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,336 1,373 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 65.39% 65.63% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,185 1,267 926
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.03%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Java in East Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java in East Sussex

Java
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in East Sussex over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in East Sussex

Java
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +8 333 £52,500 +10.53% 22
Hove -5 11 £60,900 +1.50% 4
Uckfield -3 7 £45,000 - 1
Lewes - 7 £40,000 -
Crowborough 0 4 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 172 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (40.95%) JavaScript
3 136 (34.17%) Spring
4 105 (26.38%) Software Engineering
5 87 (21.86%) Scrum
6 76 (19.10%) HTML
7 68 (17.09%) CSS
8 67 (16.83%) Python
9 63 (15.83%) SQL
10 59 (14.82%) Test Automation
11 57 (14.32%) React
12 55 (13.82%) Microservices
13 53 (13.32%) Web Development
13 53 (13.32%) C#
14 51 (12.81%) J2EE
14 51 (12.81%) Git (software)
15 50 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
16 49 (12.31%) Linux
16 49 (12.31%) TDD
16 49 (12.31%) Spring Boot
16 49 (12.31%) Customer Requirements
16 49 (12.31%) Java 8
17 46 (11.56%) AngularJS
18 45 (11.31%) Jenkins
18 45 (11.31%) PHP
19 42 (10.55%) Finance
19 42 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (9.80%) JUnit
21 38 (9.55%) RESTful
22 37 (9.30%) Computer Science

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 16 (4.02%) Confluence
2 14 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.76%) CMS
4 9 (2.26%) JBoss
5 7 (1.76%) CloudStack
5 7 (1.76%) WildFly
6 6 (1.51%) nginx
7 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.25%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.25%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.51%) Heroku
3 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (1.26%) GitHub
5 5 (1.26%) Serverless
6 3 (0.75%) SaaS
7 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.51%) HTTP
2 5 (1.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.28%) SQL Server
4 20 (5.03%) Big Data
4 20 (5.03%) Hadoop
5 16 (4.02%) MySQL
6 11 (2.76%) Apache Hive
6 11 (2.76%) DB2
7 9 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.26%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.26%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.01%) Impala
8 8 (2.01%) Sqoop
9 7 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.76%) IMS/DB
10 6 (1.51%) Redis
11 5 (1.26%) Amazon Aurora
11 5 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.26%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 51 (12.81%) Git (software)
2 45 (11.31%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.80%) JUnit
4 36 (9.05%) JIRA
5 24 (6.03%) Selenium
6 20 (5.03%) Cucumber
6 20 (5.03%) Maven
7 19 (4.77%) Gradle
7 19 (4.77%) JMeter
8 18 (4.52%) TeamCity
9 16 (4.02%) Apache Ivy
10 12 (3.02%) Mockito
10 12 (3.02%) TestNG
11 11 (2.76%) WebDriver
12 9 (2.26%) git-flow
12 9 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (2.26%) Subversion
13 8 (2.01%) Appium
14 7 (1.76%) GitLab
14 7 (1.76%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (10.55%) Finance
2 25 (6.28%) Games
3 12 (3.02%) Banking
4 9 (2.26%) Marketing
5 4 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.25%) Publishing
6 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 262 (65.83%) Developer
2 194 (48.74%) Java Developer
3 73 (18.34%) Senior Developer
4 66 (16.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (12.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 35 (8.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 29 (7.29%) Java Engineer
8 26 (6.53%) Software Engineer
9 23 (5.78%) Software Developer
10 21 (5.28%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (5.03%) Java Developer - Fintech
12 19 (4.77%) Graduate
12 19 (4.77%) QA Engineer
13 18 (4.52%) Agile Developer
13 18 (4.52%) Agile Java Developer
13 18 (4.52%) Angular Developer
14 17 (4.27%) Analyst
14 17 (4.27%) Junior
14 17 (4.27%) Junior Developer
15 16 (4.02%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (34.17%) Spring
2 76 (19.10%) HTML
3 68 (17.09%) CSS
4 57 (14.32%) React
5 51 (12.81%) J2EE
6 49 (12.31%) Spring Boot
7 46 (11.56%) AngularJS
8 38 (9.55%) RESTful
9 32 (8.04%) Hibernate
10 28 (7.04%) REST
11 21 (5.28%) Kafka
12 20 (5.03%) jQuery
13 19 (4.77%) Web Services
14 18 (4.52%) Spring MVC
15 17 (4.27%) .NET
15 17 (4.27%) .NET Core
16 14 (3.52%) Ajax
16 14 (3.52%) Django
16 14 (3.52%) JSP
16 14 (3.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.53%) Fintech
2 21 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (4.02%) Online Games
4 11 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.51%) Mainframe
6 9 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.26%) User Experience
7 8 (2.01%) PMI
8 6 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.25%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.31%) Linux
2 14 (3.52%) Windows
3 9 (2.26%) Android
3 9 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.26%) Amazon Linux
4 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (26.38%) Software Engineering
3 87 (21.86%) Scrum
4 59 (14.82%) Test Automation
5 55 (13.82%) Microservices
6 53 (13.32%) Web Development
7 49 (12.31%) Customer Requirements
7 49 (12.31%) TDD
8 42 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (9.30%) Computer Science
10 30 (7.54%) Open Source
11 27 (6.78%) Analytics
11 27 (6.78%) SDLC
12 26 (6.53%) BDD
13 22 (5.53%) API Development
14 21 (5.28%) MVC
15 19 (4.77%) Manual Testing
16 17 (4.27%) Integration Testing
16 17 (4.27%) Knowledge Management
17 16 (4.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 163 (40.95%) JavaScript
2 67 (16.83%) Python
3 63 (15.83%) SQL
4 53 (13.32%) C#
5 49 (12.31%) Java 8
6 45 (11.31%) PHP
7 32 (8.04%) C++
8 28 (7.04%) Go
9 21 (5.28%) Scala
10 18 (4.52%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.27%) Kotlin
12 8 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.01%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.76%) COBOL
13 7 (1.76%) Ruby
14 5 (1.26%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.26%) VB
15 4 (1.01%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.75%) C
16 3 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (6.53%) Degree
2 11 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.01%) ISEB
3 8 (2.01%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.01%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.76%) DBS Check
5 4 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.75%) PhD
7 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.79%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (5.53%) Docker
2 8 (2.01%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.76%) vSphere
4 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (4.02%) Puppet
2 14 (3.52%) Kubernetes
3 13 (3.27%) Ansible
4 8 (2.01%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (1.76%) logstash
5 7 (1.76%) Rancher
6 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (4.02%) Oracle
2 11 (2.76%) Adobe
2 11 (2.76%) Cloudera
2 11 (2.76%) Hortonworks
3 10 (2.51%) Google
4 9 (2.26%) Ab Initio
5 7 (1.76%) IBM
5 7 (1.76%) SaltStack
5 7 (1.76%) VMware
6 6 (1.51%) Peoplefluent
7 4 (1.01%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.50%) Apple
8 2 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) BT
9 1 (0.25%) HP
9 1 (0.25%) Perforce
9 1 (0.25%) Splunk