Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 338 256 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.67% 12.39% 12.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.82% 20.19% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 299 255 302
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £26,850 £23,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,600 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 1,419 1,268 1,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.40% 61.37% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 1,138 1,270
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,400 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +10 97 £50,000 +29.03% 10
Burgess Hill +21 90 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Worthing -2 54 £37,500 -31.82% 6
Horsham +5 50 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Haywards Heath +13 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 10 £35,000 -
Gatwick -14 7 £40,000 -20.79%
Chichester - 2 £25,000 - 2
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 182 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 103 (30.47%) JavaScript
4 100 (29.59%) HTML
4 100 (29.59%) Spring
5 92 (27.22%) CSS
6 72 (21.30%) Web Services
6 72 (21.30%) Scrum
7 69 (20.41%) SQL
8 68 (20.12%) Hibernate
9 60 (17.75%) Microservices
10 59 (17.46%) TDD
10 59 (17.46%) RESTful
11 54 (15.98%) REST
11 54 (15.98%) Customer Requirements
12 51 (15.09%) Degree
12 51 (15.09%) Android
13 50 (14.79%) J2EE
13 50 (14.79%) Eclipse
14 46 (13.61%) Web Development
14 46 (13.61%) Computer Science
15 45 (13.31%) Finance
16 41 (12.13%) Linux
17 40 (11.83%) JSON
17 40 (11.83%) Java 8
18 37 (10.95%) Git (software)
18 37 (10.95%) JUnit
19 36 (10.65%) Test Automation
20 33 (9.76%) Java SE
20 33 (9.76%) OO

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 24 (7.10%) Apache
2 9 (2.66%) JBoss
2 9 (2.66%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.18%) Confluence
4 4 (1.18%) Liferay
5 3 (0.89%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (4.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.96%) GitHub
3 7 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.07%) SaaS
4 4 (1.18%) Apigee
4 4 (1.18%) Slack
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.30%) Boomi
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.85%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) WebEx
3 2 (0.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.51%) MySQL
2 20 (5.92%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.55%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.18%) Big Data
7 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.89%) GIS
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Spanner
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) IMS/DB
10 1 (0.30%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.30%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 50 (14.79%) Eclipse
2 37 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.95%) JUnit
3 32 (9.47%) Jenkins
4 28 (8.28%) Selenium
5 21 (6.21%) NetBeans
6 18 (5.33%) Maven
7 17 (5.03%) Cucumber
8 15 (4.44%) JMeter
9 10 (2.96%) IntelliJ
9 10 (2.96%) jMock
10 9 (2.66%) SoapUI
10 9 (2.66%) TestNG
10 9 (2.66%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.37%) JIRA
12 7 (2.07%) Bitbucket
12 7 (2.07%) Mockito
12 7 (2.07%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.48%) Ant
13 5 (1.48%) Gradle
General
1 45 (13.31%) Finance
2 9 (2.66%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.18%) Games
4 3 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.30%) Banking
6 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 257 (76.04%) Developer
2 195 (57.69%) Java Developer
3 61 (18.05%) Senior Developer
4 57 (16.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 38 (11.24%) Java Engineer
6 30 (8.88%) Graduate
6 30 (8.88%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (7.99%) Software Engineer
8 21 (6.21%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (6.21%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.92%) Agile Developer
9 20 (5.92%) Agile Java Developer
10 18 (5.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 17 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (4.44%) Graduate Java Developer
13 14 (4.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 14 (4.14%) Scala Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Android Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Senior Java Engineer
15 10 (2.96%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (29.59%) HTML
1 100 (29.59%) Spring
2 92 (27.22%) CSS
3 72 (21.30%) Web Services
4 68 (20.12%) Hibernate
5 59 (17.46%) RESTful
6 54 (15.98%) REST
7 50 (14.79%) J2EE
8 40 (11.83%) JSON
9 33 (9.76%) Java SE
10 32 (9.47%) HTML5
10 32 (9.47%) Java ME
10 32 (9.47%) JSP
11 30 (8.88%) AngularJS
12 26 (7.69%) Java EE
13 23 (6.80%) Servlets
13 23 (6.80%) XML
14 22 (6.51%) React
15 16 (4.73%) Ajax
15 16 (4.73%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.10%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.33%) Fintech
4 15 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (3.85%) User Experience
6 9 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.18%) NHS
10 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.89%) Derivative
10 3 (0.89%) Linked Data
10 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.59%) AS400
11 2 (0.59%) iSeries
12 1 (0.30%) iPad
12 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.09%) Android
2 41 (12.13%) Linux
3 16 (4.73%) Unix
4 12 (3.55%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.96%) Windows
6 3 (0.89%) OpenVMS
6 3 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 72 (21.30%) Scrum
4 60 (17.75%) Microservices
5 59 (17.46%) TDD
6 54 (15.98%) Customer Requirements
7 46 (13.61%) Web Development
8 36 (10.65%) Test Automation
9 33 (9.76%) OO
10 27 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (7.99%) SOA
11 25 (7.40%) Multithreading
12 22 (6.51%) Front End Development
13 19 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (5.62%) Integration Testing
13 19 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (5.62%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.03%) Security Architecture
15 15 (4.44%) OOD
15 15 (4.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.47%) JavaScript
2 69 (20.41%) SQL
3 40 (11.83%) Java 8
4 24 (7.10%) C++
4 24 (7.10%) Scala
5 23 (6.80%) C#
6 10 (2.96%) Python
7 9 (2.66%) Groovy
7 9 (2.66%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.37%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.07%) C
9 7 (2.07%) PHP
10 6 (1.78%) RPG
11 3 (0.89%) Pascal
11 3 (0.89%) VB
12 2 (0.59%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.59%) R
13 1 (0.30%) ABAP
13 1 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 51 (15.09%) Degree
2 33 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.37%) ISEB
3 8 (2.37%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.07%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.78%) PhD
6 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.59%) PMP
8 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (5.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.07%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (7.10%) Oracle
2 14 (4.14%) Adobe
3 7 (2.07%) webMethods
4 4 (1.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.18%) Splunk
5 3 (0.89%) IBM
5 3 (0.89%) Sage
6 1 (0.30%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.30%) Dell
6 1 (0.30%) Google
6 1 (0.30%) SAP