Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 44 37
Rank change year-on-year -30 -7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 80 130 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.84% 5.29% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 5.50% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 136 188
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.09% +7.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,875 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2001 2364 2594
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.21% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2166 2276
West Sussex median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Worthing -3 28 £60,000 +45.12% 1
Crawley -3 26 £49,000 -6.67% 1
Burgess Hill -5 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Haywards Heath - 4 £52,500 -
Horsham -38 3 £60,000 +14.29%
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (62.50%) HTML
2 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 45 (56.25%) CSS
5 39 (48.75%) SQL
6 34 (42.50%) REST
7 31 (38.75%) Scrum
8 30 (37.50%) Linux
9 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (31.25%) C++
11 24 (30.00%) Spring
11 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
12 23 (28.75%) Oracle
12 23 (28.75%) Web Services
13 22 (27.50%) SOA
14 21 (26.25%) JIRA
15 20 (25.00%) JSON
15 20 (25.00%) Ajax
15 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 19 (23.75%) Unix
16 19 (23.75%) PL/SQL
16 19 (23.75%) Confluence
16 19 (23.75%) Subversion
16 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database
17 18 (22.50%) SDLC
17 18 (22.50%) HTML5
17 18 (22.50%) SOAP
18 17 (21.25%) XML
18 17 (21.25%) Scala

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 19 (23.75%) Confluence
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.75%) MySQL
7 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.25%) GIS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) JIRA
2 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (23.75%) Subversion
4 17 (21.25%) Maven
5 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.75%) JUnit
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (62.50%) HTML
2 45 (56.25%) CSS
3 34 (42.50%) REST
4 24 (30.00%) Spring
5 23 (28.75%) Web Services
6 20 (25.00%) Ajax
6 20 (25.00%) JSON
7 18 (22.50%) HTML5
7 18 (22.50%) SOAP
8 17 (21.25%) Hibernate
8 17 (21.25%) XML
9 16 (20.00%) CSS3
9 16 (20.00%) EclipseLink
9 16 (20.00%) EJB
9 16 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
9 16 (20.00%) JMS
9 16 (20.00%) JPA
9 16 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
9 16 (20.00%) XSD
9 16 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 19 (23.75%) Unix
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Scrum
3 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
5 22 (27.50%) SOA
6 18 (22.50%) SDLC
7 16 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 14 (17.50%) MVC
10 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.50%) Coaching
11 10 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 10 (12.50%) Validation
11 10 (12.50%) Workflow
12 8 (10.00%) OO
13 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
13 7 (8.75%) Service Design
14 6 (7.50%) TDD
15 5 (6.25%) Functional Programming
15 5 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 39 (48.75%) SQL
4 25 (31.25%) C++
5 19 (23.75%) PL/SQL
6 17 (21.25%) Scala
7 11 (13.75%) C
8 4 (5.00%) C#
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.75%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) Dell
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft