Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 274 264 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.40% 12.40% 17.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.96% 19.73% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 276 259 451
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,100 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £61,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 1,248 1,338 1,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 61.03% 62.85% 63.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,137 1,214 1,468
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £25,425
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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
Crawley +7 91 £50,000 +12.36% 8
Burgess Hill +3 55 £45,000 - 9
Horsham +5 31 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Worthing -14 20 £67,675 +30.14% 11
Gatwick +22 10 £47,500 -5.94%
Chichester - 9 £26,000 - 2
Haywards Heath -4 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 171 (62.41%) JavaScript
2 163 (59.49%) HTML
3 156 (56.93%) CSS
4 150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (31.39%) Spring
6 83 (30.29%) Web Services
7 75 (27.37%) Degree
8 70 (25.55%) Software Engineering
9 67 (24.45%) Computer Science
9 67 (24.45%) Finance
10 65 (23.72%) SQL
11 62 (22.63%) TDD
11 62 (22.63%) Java 8
12 50 (18.25%) Front End Development
13 49 (17.88%) Test Automation
14 48 (17.52%) Computer Science Degree
15 47 (17.15%) Linux
16 41 (14.96%) C++
17 39 (14.23%) OO
17 39 (14.23%) QA
17 39 (14.23%) AngularJS
18 37 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (13.14%) MySQL
20 35 (12.77%) RESTful
21 33 (12.04%) Internet
21 33 (12.04%) Analytical Thinking
21 33 (12.04%) Master's Degree
22 32 (11.68%) JSON
23 30 (10.95%) Oracle
24 29 (10.58%) J2EE

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 21 (7.66%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.01%) Apache
3 6 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.46%) IIS
4 4 (1.46%) JBoss
5 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.09%) CMS
5 3 (1.09%) Confluence
5 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.36%) Liferay
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (8.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.47%) GitHub
3 6 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.09%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) 4G
2 3 (1.09%) NGN
3 2 (0.73%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.14%) MySQL
2 18 (6.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.74%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.73%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (9.85%) Eclipse
1 27 (9.85%) Git (software)
1 27 (9.85%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.84%) Cucumber
3 14 (5.11%) Selenium
4 11 (4.01%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.65%) JUnit
6 7 (2.55%) JMeter
7 6 (2.19%) Maven
8 5 (1.82%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.46%) JIRA
9 4 (1.46%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.09%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.09%) WebLOAD
11 2 (0.73%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.73%) Subversion
12 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (24.45%) Finance
2 9 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.55%) Advertising
4 6 (2.19%) Games
5 4 (1.46%) Billing
6 3 (1.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (63.50%) Developer
2 129 (47.08%) Java Developer
3 45 (16.42%) Java Engineer
4 33 (12.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 31 (11.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 29 (10.58%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.85%) QA Engineer
8 23 (8.39%) Test Engineer
9 22 (8.03%) Senior Developer
9 22 (8.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (7.30%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (6.93%) QA Test Engineer
12 16 (5.84%) Senior Java Engineer
13 15 (5.47%) QA Automation Engineer
13 15 (5.47%) QA Tester
13 15 (5.47%) Tester
14 14 (5.11%) Graduate
14 14 (5.11%) Graduate Developer
15 11 (4.01%) Junior
15 11 (4.01%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (59.49%) HTML
2 156 (56.93%) CSS
3 86 (31.39%) Spring
4 83 (30.29%) Web Services
5 39 (14.23%) AngularJS
6 35 (12.77%) RESTful
7 32 (11.68%) JSON
8 29 (10.58%) J2EE
9 27 (9.85%) Hibernate
10 26 (9.49%) Ajax
11 24 (8.76%) Java SE
12 22 (8.03%) REST
13 20 (7.30%) HTML5
13 20 (7.30%) Servlets
14 19 (6.93%) jQuery
15 18 (6.57%) AWT
15 18 (6.57%) Java ME
16 16 (5.84%) React
17 14 (5.11%) Ionic Framework
17 14 (5.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 67 (24.45%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.03%) Mobile App
4 18 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.01%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.46%) iPad
8 4 (1.46%) iSeries
9 3 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.09%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.73%) Derivative
10 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.73%) Online Games
11 1 (0.36%) AS400
11 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.15%) Linux
2 13 (4.74%) Unix
3 9 (3.28%) Windows
4 4 (1.46%) Android
4 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.55%) Software Engineering
3 62 (22.63%) TDD
4 50 (18.25%) Front End Development
5 49 (17.88%) Test Automation
6 39 (14.23%) OO
7 33 (12.04%) Analytical Thinking
8 28 (10.22%) Web Development
9 25 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (8.76%) Business Analysis
10 24 (8.76%) Microservices
11 23 (8.39%) OOD
12 21 (7.66%) DevOps
12 21 (7.66%) Knowledge Management
13 20 (7.30%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (7.30%) Scrum
14 17 (6.20%) Waterfall
15 16 (5.84%) Manual Testing
15 16 (5.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (62.41%) JavaScript
2 65 (23.72%) SQL
3 62 (22.63%) Java 8
4 41 (14.96%) C++
5 19 (6.93%) Scala
6 14 (5.11%) TypeScript
7 12 (4.38%) PHP
8 10 (3.65%) C#
9 8 (2.92%) Ruby
9 8 (2.92%) VB
10 7 (2.55%) C
10 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.82%) Groovy
12 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.09%) VBScript
14 2 (0.73%) RPG
15 1 (0.36%) ABAP
15 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (27.37%) Degree
2 48 (17.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (12.04%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.82%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) Grafana
3 1 (0.36%) Kibana
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (10.95%) Oracle
2 24 (8.76%) Adobe
3 9 (3.28%) Splunk
4 7 (2.55%) AppDynamics
5 5 (1.82%) IBM
6 4 (1.46%) Apigee
6 4 (1.46%) SAP
7 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.09%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.09%) Tableau
8 1 (0.36%) Google
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.36%) webMethods