Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 29 61 27
Rank change year-on-year +32 -34 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 88 56 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.63% 4.78% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.77% 7.55% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 143
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £39,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £70,625 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 558 742 1,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 48.40% 63.36% 59.56%
Number of salaries quoted 398 607 1,052
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,375 £71,250 £66,925
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +14 37 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Worthing -5 13 £57,500 +27.78% 6
Haywards Heath - 13 £62,500 - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 6 - -
Burgess Hill - 6 £65,000 -
Gatwick +11 5 - -
Horsham +28 3 £75,000 -6.25%
Arundel - 1 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 40 (45.45%) HTML
4 35 (39.77%) CSS
5 34 (38.64%) C#
5 34 (38.64%) CI/CD
6 32 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
8 30 (34.09%) SQL
8 30 (34.09%) Python
9 27 (30.68%) Linux
10 26 (29.55%) Docker
10 26 (29.55%) Full Stack Development
11 25 (28.41%) Kubernetes
11 25 (28.41%) TDD
12 24 (27.27%) AWS
13 22 (25.00%) Go
14 21 (23.86%) Microservices
14 21 (23.86%) Test Automation
14 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (23.86%) Social Skills
15 20 (22.73%) HTML5
15 20 (22.73%) GCP
16 19 (21.59%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (21.59%) JIRA
17 18 (20.45%) Scrum
17 18 (20.45%) VMware
17 18 (20.45%) .NET
17 18 (20.45%) C++
17 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (18.18%) nginx
2 14 (15.91%) Apache
2 14 (15.91%) Confluence
2 14 (15.91%) JBoss
2 14 (15.91%) Jetty
2 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) InVision
1 1 (1.14%) PTC Creo
1 1 (1.14%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.27%) AWS
2 20 (22.73%) GCP
3 15 (17.05%) Azure
4 8 (9.09%) Serverless
5 5 (5.68%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (5.68%) SaaS
6 4 (4.55%) GitHub
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.27%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.14%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Event Grid
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) Big Data
2 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.95%) Data Lake
4 5 (5.68%) OLAP
5 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 19 (21.59%) JIRA
3 18 (20.45%) Git (software)
4 16 (18.18%) GitLab
5 14 (15.91%) Bitbucket
5 14 (15.91%) Maven
5 14 (15.91%) Vagrant
6 11 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 11 (12.50%) SonarQube
7 9 (10.23%) Selenium
8 5 (5.68%) JUnit
9 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.55%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.55%) JMeter
9 4 (4.55%) LoadRunner
9 4 (4.55%) Protractor
9 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
9 4 (4.55%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.55%) TestNG
9 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (23.86%) Social Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Documentation Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Military
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (71.59%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Software Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Backend Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Tester
7 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Backend Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) HTML
2 35 (39.77%) CSS
3 20 (22.73%) HTML5
4 19 (21.59%) RabbitMQ
5 18 (20.45%) .NET
6 17 (19.32%) Spring
7 16 (18.18%) Spring Boot
8 15 (17.05%) CSS3
9 14 (15.91%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (15.91%) Spring MVC
10 12 (13.64%) React
11 10 (11.36%) .NET Core
12 8 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
12 8 (9.09%) J2EE
13 7 (7.95%) REST
14 6 (6.82%) Django
14 6 (6.82%) Flask
14 6 (6.82%) XML
15 5 (5.68%) Node.js
15 5 (5.68%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Algorithms
1 9 (10.23%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.82%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.82%) User Experience
3 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.27%) iPad
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.14%) FPGA
5 1 (1.14%) Life Science
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.14%) PMI
5 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Robotics
5 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.64%) CI/CD
3 31 (35.23%) Software Engineering
4 26 (29.55%) Full Stack Development
5 25 (28.41%) TDD
6 21 (23.86%) Microservices
6 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (23.86%) Test Automation
7 18 (20.45%) DevOps
7 18 (20.45%) Scrum
8 16 (18.18%) OO
9 15 (17.05%) MVC
10 14 (15.91%) ETL
11 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
11 13 (14.77%) Software Testing
12 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
13 11 (12.50%) Lean Software Development
13 11 (12.50%) SDLC
14 10 (11.36%) Coaching
15 9 (10.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 34 (38.64%) C#
3 30 (34.09%) Python
3 30 (34.09%) SQL
4 22 (25.00%) Go
5 18 (20.45%) C++
6 16 (18.18%) Java 8
7 15 (17.05%) Scala
8 13 (14.77%) C
9 6 (6.82%) Kotlin
9 6 (6.82%) PHP
10 2 (2.27%) Java 11
10 2 (2.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.14%) Bash
11 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.14%) Perl
11 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 14 (15.91%) DBS Check
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CISSP
6 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) DICOM
3 1 (1.14%) Accessibility
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Docker
2 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.91%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (28.41%) Kubernetes
2 14 (15.91%) Consul
2 14 (15.91%) Packer
2 14 (15.91%) Terraform
3 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.14%) Grafana
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) VMware
2 5 (5.68%) Google
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (4.55%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.14%) BMC
6 1 (1.14%) Cadence
6 1 (1.14%) Databricks
6 1 (1.14%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.14%) Keysight
6 1 (1.14%) PTC
6 1 (1.14%) Splunk
6 1 (1.14%) Thales