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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 40 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Java 58 75 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.11% 6.27% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.24% 10.74% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 95
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £29,500
25th Percentile £36,625 - £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,400 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% -9.09% +22.22%
75th Percentile £71,563 £60,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,125 £85,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 516 698 1,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 45.46% 58.31% 67.34%
Number of salaries quoted 341 566 934
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,600 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley -18 21 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Worthing +5 13 £54,300 -1.27% 1
Horsham +16 7 £37,500 - 1
Gatwick -11 5 - - 3
Burgess Hill - 5 £65,000 -
Hassocks - 2 £85,000 -
Billingshurst - 1 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
1 31 (53.45%) Agile
2 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 23 (39.66%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 15 (25.86%) Linux
6 14 (24.14%) Spring
6 14 (24.14%) QA
6 14 (24.14%) CI/CD
7 13 (22.41%) Social Skills
7 13 (22.41%) Degree
7 13 (22.41%) .NET
7 13 (22.41%) Oracle
7 13 (22.41%) Microservices
7 13 (22.41%) Kubernetes
8 12 (20.69%) Spring Boot
8 12 (20.69%) SDLC
8 12 (20.69%) Multithreading
8 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
8 12 (20.69%) Azure
8 12 (20.69%) CSS
8 12 (20.69%) HTML
8 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
9 11 (18.97%) J2EE
9 11 (18.97%) AWS
9 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
9 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
9 11 (18.97%) Docker
9 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (17.24%) DevOps

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 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) JBoss
2 6 (10.34%) Jetty
2 6 (10.34%) nginx
2 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) PTC Creo
1 1 (1.72%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Azure
2 11 (18.97%) AWS
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.90%) Serverless
3 4 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (5.17%) GitHub
5 2 (3.45%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (3.45%) GCP
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.72%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) MySQL
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) DB2
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) Hazelcast
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.72%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.72%) Power BI
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.34%) GitLab
3 6 (10.34%) Maven
3 6 (10.34%) Selenium
3 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
4 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.17%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) JUnit
6 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) PyCharm
6 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.72%) Subversion
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Social Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (5.17%) Tech for Good
6 2 (3.45%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum Master
8 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Cloud Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Spring
2 13 (22.41%) .NET
3 12 (20.69%) CSS
3 12 (20.69%) HTML
3 12 (20.69%) Spring Boot
4 11 (18.97%) J2EE
5 10 (17.24%) Java SE
5 10 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (17.24%) XML
6 7 (12.07%) JSON
6 7 (12.07%) REST
7 6 (10.34%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (10.34%) CSS3
7 6 (10.34%) HTML5
7 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
7 6 (10.34%) Web Services
8 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.62%) Flutter
8 5 (8.62%) Java EE
8 5 (8.62%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Cloud Native
2 4 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) BeagleBone
4 1 (1.72%) FPGA
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Android
2 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.34%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) zOS
4 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile
2 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 14 (24.14%) CI/CD
4 13 (22.41%) Microservices
5 12 (20.69%) Multithreading
5 12 (20.69%) SDLC
5 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
6 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.24%) DevOps
7 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
8 9 (15.52%) Full Stack Development
8 9 (15.52%) MVC
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.79%) Sprint Backlog
9 8 (13.79%) Sprint Review
10 7 (12.07%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.07%) Multithreaded Programming
10 7 (12.07%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 23 (39.66%) C#
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) Python
5 7 (12.07%) C++
6 5 (8.62%) Dart
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) Go
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby
8 2 (3.45%) Scala
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.34%) DBS Check
3 6 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.17%) ISEB
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Docker
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Kubernetes
2 6 (10.34%) Consul
2 6 (10.34%) Packer
2 6 (10.34%) Terraform
3 2 (3.45%) Istio
4 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Cadence
5 1 (1.72%) Databricks
5 1 (1.72%) Keysight
5 1 (1.72%) Palantir
5 1 (1.72%) PTC
5 1 (1.72%) Thales