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

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 223 226 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.03% 10.42% 19.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.48% 17.97% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 218 203 505
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £73,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +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 1,145 1,258 1,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 56.66% 58.03% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 1,107 1,450
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,600 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,800 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 February 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 February 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 -1 67 £50,000 -16.67% 12
Burgess Hill -14 42 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Horsham +6 29 £38,000 -20.00% 5
Worthing -2 24 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Gatwick +12 6 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Chichester - 4 £32,750 -
Littlehampton -3 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 110 (49.33%) HTML
2 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (45.29%) JavaScript
3 101 (45.29%) CSS
4 73 (32.74%) Linux
5 72 (32.29%) SQL
6 61 (27.35%) Web Services
7 56 (25.11%) Spring
8 46 (20.63%) TDD
9 44 (19.73%) Software Engineering
10 43 (19.28%) Test Automation
11 42 (18.83%) Degree
11 42 (18.83%) Unix
12 39 (17.49%) Finance
13 38 (17.04%) OO
13 38 (17.04%) Oracle
14 37 (16.59%) Computer Science
15 35 (15.70%) JSON
15 35 (15.70%) Windows
16 34 (15.25%) C++
16 34 (15.25%) Ajax
17 32 (14.35%) HTML5
18 31 (13.90%) J2EE
19 29 (13.00%) Computer Science Degree
20 28 (12.56%) Eclipse
21 27 (12.11%) REST
22 25 (11.21%) SQL Server
23 24 (10.76%) Java SE
24 23 (10.31%) Jenkins
24 23 (10.31%) Scala

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 8 (3.59%) Apache
1 8 (3.59%) JBoss
2 6 (2.69%) Liferay
2 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.45%) nginx
6 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.93%) GitHub
3 7 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.14%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (1.79%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.79%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.52%) Internet
2 12 (5.38%) HTTP
3 9 (4.04%) FTP
4 5 (2.24%) VoIP
5 3 (1.35%) 4G
5 3 (1.35%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.35%) NGN
5 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.62%) MongoDB
3 15 (6.73%) MySQL
4 14 (6.28%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.48%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.04%) DB2
8 5 (2.24%) GIS
8 5 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.90%) Big Data
10 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.90%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.45%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Eclipse
2 23 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.28%) JUnit
5 13 (5.83%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.83%) Selenium
6 10 (4.48%) Maven
7 8 (3.59%) IntelliJ
8 6 (2.69%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.79%) Gradle
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.35%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.35%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.35%) Subversion
10 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.35%) Xcode
11 2 (0.90%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.90%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.90%) JIRA
11 2 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 39 (17.49%) Finance
2 13 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.59%) French Language
3 8 (3.59%) Games
3 8 (3.59%) German Language
4 7 (3.14%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Marketing
6 5 (2.24%) Advertising
6 5 (2.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (56.50%) Developer
2 97 (43.50%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.00%) Java Engineer
4 25 (11.21%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (6.73%) Test Engineer
7 13 (5.83%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (5.38%) Senior Java Engineer
9 11 (4.93%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.93%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (4.48%) Analyst
10 10 (4.48%) Integration Engineer
10 10 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) Administrator
11 9 (4.04%) Graduate
11 9 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.04%) Linux Scripter
12 8 (3.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (49.33%) HTML
2 101 (45.29%) CSS
3 61 (27.35%) Web Services
4 56 (25.11%) Spring
5 35 (15.70%) JSON
6 34 (15.25%) Ajax
7 32 (14.35%) HTML5
8 31 (13.90%) J2EE
9 27 (12.11%) REST
10 24 (10.76%) Java SE
11 21 (9.42%) Servlets
12 20 (8.97%) jQuery
12 20 (8.97%) RESTful
13 19 (8.52%) .NET
14 18 (8.07%) AWT
14 18 (8.07%) Java ME
15 17 (7.62%) CSS3
16 16 (7.17%) Hibernate
16 16 (7.17%) XML
17 14 (6.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.59%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.79%) Fintech
7 4 (1.79%) iSeries
8 3 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Blog
10 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.45%) iPad
10 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.45%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.74%) Linux
2 42 (18.83%) Unix
3 35 (15.70%) Windows
4 10 (4.48%) CentOS
5 9 (4.04%) zOS
6 6 (2.69%) Android
6 6 (2.69%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.63%) TDD
3 44 (19.73%) Software Engineering
4 43 (19.28%) Test Automation
5 38 (17.04%) OO
6 22 (9.87%) Scrum
7 21 (9.42%) Mentoring
7 21 (9.42%) OOD
8 20 (8.97%) Analytical Thinking
9 19 (8.52%) Microservices
10 18 (8.07%) Web Development
11 17 (7.62%) DevOps
11 17 (7.62%) Front End Development
11 17 (7.62%) MVC
12 16 (7.17%) SDLC
13 15 (6.73%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.38%) RAD
15 11 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (4.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 101 (45.29%) JavaScript
2 72 (32.29%) SQL
3 34 (15.25%) C++
4 23 (10.31%) Scala
5 17 (7.62%) Bash Shell
5 17 (7.62%) Shell Script
6 16 (7.17%) C#
6 16 (7.17%) Perl
7 11 (4.93%) PHP
8 9 (4.04%) C
8 9 (4.04%) Python
9 8 (3.59%) Groovy
9 8 (3.59%) VB
10 7 (3.14%) ABAP
11 6 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.79%) Ruby
14 3 (1.35%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (18.83%) Degree
2 29 (13.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (5.83%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.73%) QA
2 9 (4.04%) SLA
3 4 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (7.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.93%) Puppet
2 10 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.04%) Tivoli
3 9 (4.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (2.69%) Ansible
4 6 (2.69%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.24%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.35%) AppManager
7 1 (0.45%) Grafana
7 1 (0.45%) Kibana
7 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (17.04%) Oracle
2 14 (6.28%) IBM
3 13 (5.83%) SAP
4 11 (4.93%) Adobe
5 9 (4.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.04%) Splunk
6 5 (2.24%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.24%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.24%) webMethods
7 3 (1.35%) Atmel
7 3 (1.35%) Google
7 3 (1.35%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.35%) Tableau