The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Java Programmer
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 92 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 1.27% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.31% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +122.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1049 1145 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.20% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1036 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in West Sussex

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in West Sussex

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -8 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Java Programmer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 14 (87.50%) Assembly Language
3 14 (87.50%) C
3 14 (87.50%) C++
4 13 (81.25%) Oracle
5 12 (75.00%) CSS
5 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (75.00%) HTML
5 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
5 12 (75.00%) Degree
5 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
5 12 (75.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
7 9 (56.25%) JSP
8 8 (50.00%) MySQL
9 7 (43.75%) Web Design
10 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) Unix
11 3 (18.75%) Windows
12 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (12.50%) Release Management
12 2 (12.50%) AS400
12 2 (12.50%) Fortran
12 2 (12.50%) RPG
12 2 (12.50%) COBOL
12 2 (12.50%) Delphi
13 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL

Java Programmer 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (75.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Assembly Language
2 14 (87.50%) C
2 14 (87.50%) C++
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) COBOL
5 2 (12.50%) Delphi
5 2 (12.50%) Fortran
5 2 (12.50%) RPG
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat