The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East / Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 38.10% - 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Median salary £67,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 10 2 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 47.62% 16.67% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Median salary £67,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java in Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) MongoDB
3 12 (75.00%) Scala
4 8 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (50.00%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
5 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
5 7 (43.75%) Functional Programming
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) Microservices
6 6 (37.50%) XML
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) ISEB
7 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) Confluence
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) QA
7 5 (31.25%) Selenium
7 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) BDD

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (31.25%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MongoDB
2 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Scala Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Scala Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Java Automation Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) QA Automation Tester
3 5 (31.25%) QA Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) QA Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Automation Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior QA Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior QA Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (43.75%) Ajax
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) CSS3
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
4 5 (31.25%) Play Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Functional Programming
2 7 (43.75%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) ArchiMate
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Scala
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) hybris
3 1 (6.25%) Apigee