Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 102 109
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 13 1 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.07% 0.096% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 0.15% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 33
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £75,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +66.67% -18.18%
South East median annual salary £61,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.60% +4.17% +5.26%

Java 8 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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 616 646 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 50.87% 62.30% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 414 510 1,055
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,313 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £58,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.79% +22.11% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in West Sussex

Java 8
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Java 8 in West Sussex

Java 8
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. 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
Crawley - 11 - - 1
Haywards Heath - 2 - -
Java 8
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT jobs citing Java 8 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
1 13 (100.00%) nginx
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) GitLab
1 13 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 13 (100.00%) Docker
1 13 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 11 (84.62%) Vagrant
2 11 (84.62%) KVM
2 11 (84.62%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) Packer
2 11 (84.62%) Terraform
2 11 (84.62%) Consul
2 11 (84.62%) DBS Check
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) Maven
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (84.62%) Spring MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Jetty
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (84.62%) MVC

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 13 (100.00%) nginx
2 11 (84.62%) Apache
2 11 (84.62%) JBoss
2 11 (84.62%) Jetty
2 11 (84.62%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
1 2 (15.38%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) GitLab
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (84.62%) Maven
2 11 (84.62%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
1 13 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 11 (84.62%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (84.62%) Spring MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Next.js
3 2 (15.38%) React
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) API Development
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Kanban
2 2 (15.38%) Microservices
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java 11
2 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) DBS Check
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Docker
2 11 (84.62%) KVM
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (84.62%) Consul
2 11 (84.62%) Packer
2 11 (84.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware