Period
to 21 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 27 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 +51 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 126 201 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.40% 8.01% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 8.30% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 114 184 76
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% -
10th Percentile £31,625 £26,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £73,750 £66,875
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,239 2,423 2,006
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.57% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,860 2,048 1,773
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £62,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in West Sussex

Java Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in West Sussex

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in West Sussex

Java Developer
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 Developer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
Burgess Hill +3 64 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Crawley -6 35 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Horsham -34 16 £42,500 -5.56%
Worthing +1 6 £35,000 -42.86% 2
Gatwick +4 5 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, Java Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 126 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (49.21%) Spring
4 56 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 53 (42.06%) JUnit
6 52 (41.27%) TDD
7 50 (39.68%) RESTful
8 44 (34.92%) Greenfield Project
8 44 (34.92%) Maven
9 39 (30.95%) Selenium
10 37 (29.37%) Git (software)
11 35 (27.78%) AngularJS
12 33 (26.19%) Java 8
13 32 (25.40%) Eclipse
14 29 (23.02%) HTML
14 29 (23.02%) React
14 29 (23.02%) Machine Learning
14 29 (23.02%) Splunk
15 28 (22.22%) Microservices
16 27 (21.43%) CSS
17 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
18 23 (18.25%) NetBeans
18 23 (18.25%) Java SE
19 22 (17.46%) Java ME
20 21 (16.67%) JSP
21 19 (15.08%) Web Development
22 18 (14.29%) JIRA
23 17 (13.49%) Finance
23 17 (13.49%) OO
23 17 (13.49%) JavaScript

Java Developer Skill Set
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 16 (12.70%) Confluence
2 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.35%) Apache
4 6 (4.76%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.76%) GIS
3 6 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 53 (42.06%) JUnit
3 44 (34.92%) Maven
4 39 (30.95%) Selenium
5 37 (29.37%) Git (software)
6 32 (25.40%) Eclipse
7 23 (18.25%) NetBeans
8 18 (14.29%) JIRA
9 16 (12.70%) Bitbucket
10 14 (11.11%) JMeter
11 11 (8.73%) Cucumber
11 11 (8.73%) IntelliJ
12 10 (7.94%) SonarQube
13 6 (4.76%) Mockito
14 2 (1.59%) Gradle
14 2 (1.59%) Liquibase
15 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (49.21%) Spring
2 50 (39.68%) RESTful
3 35 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 29 (23.02%) HTML
4 29 (23.02%) React
5 27 (21.43%) CSS
6 23 (18.25%) Java SE
7 22 (17.46%) Java ME
8 21 (16.67%) JSP
9 15 (11.90%) AWT
9 15 (11.90%) Spring Boot
10 13 (10.32%) Ajax
11 12 (9.52%) J2EE
11 12 (9.52%) JSON
12 11 (8.73%) Web Services
13 10 (7.94%) Hibernate
14 8 (6.35%) Apache Camel
14 8 (6.35%) JPA
15 7 (5.56%) jQuery
15 7 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 44 (34.92%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.79%) NHS
3 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) Linux
2 7 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (41.27%) TDD
3 29 (23.02%) Machine Learning
4 28 (22.22%) Microservices
5 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 19 (15.08%) Web Development
7 17 (13.49%) OO
8 14 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (11.11%) Scrum
9 12 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.73%) Analytical Thinking
10 11 (8.73%) BDD
11 10 (7.94%) Multithreading
11 10 (7.94%) Static Code Analysis
12 9 (7.14%) Refactoring
13 7 (5.56%) SOA
14 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.76%) Integration Testing
14 6 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 126 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (26.19%) Java 8
3 17 (13.49%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.70%) SQL
5 11 (8.73%) C
6 1 (0.79%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (23.02%) Splunk
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle
3 6 (4.76%) Atlassian