Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 21 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 392 196 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.89% 9.85% 10.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.61% 17.52% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 349 195 210
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,200 £33,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,750 £72,625
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +4.26%

Java 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 1,420 1,119 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.56% 56.23% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 994 1,097
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in West Sussex

Java
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 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +16 139 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Crawley +13 88 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Worthing +16 72 £40,000 -40.74% 15
Horsham +10 58 £37,500 +25.00% 10
Shoreham-by-Sea - 10 £35,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 10 £50,000 -
Gatwick -17 5 £40,000 -20.79%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 212 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (40.82%) Software Engineering
3 109 (27.81%) Customer Requirements
4 106 (27.04%) Spring
5 86 (21.94%) TDD
6 85 (21.68%) SQL
7 81 (20.66%) JavaScript
7 81 (20.66%) Microservices
8 75 (19.13%) RESTful
9 71 (18.11%) Scrum
10 70 (17.86%) Web Services
11 69 (17.60%) HTML
11 69 (17.60%) CSS
12 63 (16.07%) Finance
12 63 (16.07%) Android
13 55 (14.03%) REST
14 54 (13.78%) Jenkins
14 54 (13.78%) JUnit
15 51 (13.01%) J2EE
15 51 (13.01%) Degree
15 51 (13.01%) Java 8
16 50 (12.76%) Hibernate
17 48 (12.24%) Eclipse
17 48 (12.24%) Git (software)
18 44 (11.22%) Selenium
19 43 (10.97%) Computer Science
19 43 (10.97%) Web Development
20 42 (10.71%) JSON
21 37 (9.44%) Maven
21 37 (9.44%) Java SE

Java
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 23 (5.87%) Apache
2 12 (3.06%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.79%) Confluence
4 7 (1.79%) Documentum
4 7 (1.79%) JBoss
5 6 (1.53%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.02%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) Liferay
8 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 7 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 7 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (1.79%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (0.77%) Ripple
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.06%) SaaS
2 9 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (1.53%) Apigee
5 6 (1.53%) GitHub
6 5 (1.28%) Slack
7 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.26%) Boomi
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.28%) HTTP
1 5 (1.28%) WebEx
2 2 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.32%) GIS
4 12 (3.06%) MySQL
5 10 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.04%) DB2
6 8 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.79%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.77%) Big Data
10 3 (0.77%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Zeppelin
11 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.26%) IMS/DB
12 1 (0.26%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (13.78%) Jenkins
1 54 (13.78%) JUnit
2 48 (12.24%) Eclipse
2 48 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 44 (11.22%) Selenium
4 37 (9.44%) Maven
5 22 (5.61%) NetBeans
6 20 (5.10%) Cucumber
6 20 (5.10%) JMeter
7 12 (3.06%) JIRA
8 9 (2.30%) IntelliJ
9 8 (2.04%) Mockito
10 7 (1.79%) jMock
10 7 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.79%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.79%) TestNG
10 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.79%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.53%) Bitbucket
General
1 63 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.02%) Games
4 3 (0.77%) Legal
5 2 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 294 (75.00%) Developer
2 244 (62.24%) Java Developer
3 89 (22.70%) Senior Developer
4 85 (21.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (15.56%) Java Engineer
6 49 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 43 (10.97%) Graduate
7 43 (10.97%) Java Software Engineer
8 42 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
9 39 (9.95%) Agile Developer
9 39 (9.95%) Agile Java Developer
10 33 (8.42%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 32 (8.16%) Software Developer
12 23 (5.87%) Senior Java Engineer
13 21 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 20 (5.10%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 19 (4.85%) Graduate Java Developer
15 19 (4.85%) Senior Agile Developer
15 19 (4.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 16 (4.08%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (27.04%) Spring
2 75 (19.13%) RESTful
3 70 (17.86%) Web Services
4 69 (17.60%) CSS
4 69 (17.60%) HTML
5 55 (14.03%) REST
6 51 (13.01%) J2EE
7 50 (12.76%) Hibernate
8 42 (10.71%) JSON
9 37 (9.44%) Java SE
10 35 (8.93%) Java ME
10 35 (8.93%) XML
11 33 (8.42%) .NET
12 31 (7.91%) AngularJS
13 28 (7.14%) HTML5
14 27 (6.89%) Java EE
15 26 (6.63%) Spring Boot
16 25 (6.38%) JSP
16 25 (6.38%) React
17 23 (5.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.67%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (8.42%) Fintech
3 23 (5.87%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.57%) User Experience
5 8 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.79%) CMDB
7 6 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.02%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.02%) NHS
9 3 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.07%) Android
2 32 (8.16%) Linux
3 26 (6.63%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.55%) Unix
5 7 (1.79%) Windows
6 3 (0.77%) OpenVMS
6 3 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (40.82%) Software Engineering
3 109 (27.81%) Customer Requirements
4 86 (21.94%) TDD
5 81 (20.66%) Microservices
6 71 (18.11%) Scrum
7 43 (10.97%) Computer Science
7 43 (10.97%) Web Development
8 34 (8.67%) Test Automation
9 31 (7.91%) OO
10 30 (7.65%) SOA
11 26 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (5.61%) Multithreading
14 19 (4.85%) Integration Testing
14 19 (4.85%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.59%) Machine Learning
15 18 (4.59%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (4.08%) Service Design
17 15 (3.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 85 (21.68%) SQL
2 81 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 51 (13.01%) Java 8
4 36 (9.18%) C#
5 23 (5.87%) Scala
6 16 (4.08%) Objective-C
7 13 (3.32%) Python
8 10 (2.55%) C++
9 8 (2.04%) PHP
10 7 (1.79%) Groovy
10 7 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.79%) VB
10 7 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.79%) VB6
10 7 (1.79%) VBScript
11 6 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.77%) Pascal
13 2 (0.51%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.51%) R
13 2 (0.51%) RPG
Qualifications
1 51 (13.01%) Degree
2 31 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.53%) ISEB
3 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.53%) PhD
4 5 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.51%) PMP
6 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.10%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) PMO
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (6.38%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.79%) Terraform
2 6 (1.53%) Puppet
3 4 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (7.91%) Oracle
2 21 (5.36%) Splunk
3 13 (3.32%) webMethods
4 8 (2.04%) SAP
5 7 (1.79%) Autodesk
5 7 (1.79%) OpenText
5 7 (1.79%) Workday
6 3 (0.77%) IBM
6 3 (0.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.51%) Sage
8 1 (0.26%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.26%) Dell
8 1 (0.26%) Google