Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 25 7
Rank change year-on-year -36 -18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 55 171 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.79% 8.11% 15.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 13.82% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 60 152 369
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,375 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £68,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

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 726 1,237 1,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 63.24% 58.65% 57.56%
Number of salaries quoted 588 1,032 1,302
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,125 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% +5.56%

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 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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 -2 33 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Worthing -10 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Horsham -5 2 £80,000 +52.38% 2
Gatwick +1 1 £80,000 +77.78% 1
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Scrum
2 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 32 (58.18%) CSS
3 28 (50.91%) JSON
4 27 (49.09%) Windows
5 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 24 (43.64%) HTML5
7 22 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (40.00%) User Experience
8 21 (38.18%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (38.18%) Analytical Thinking
9 19 (34.55%) Microservices
10 17 (30.91%) SQL
11 16 (29.09%) MongoDB
11 16 (29.09%) Front End Development
12 15 (27.27%) DevOps
12 15 (27.27%) Scala
12 15 (27.27%) Spring
13 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.00%) SOA
15 10 (18.18%) Apache
15 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
15 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
15 10 (18.18%) RESTful
15 10 (18.18%) Play Framework
15 10 (18.18%) REST
16 9 (16.36%) Open Source
16 9 (16.36%) Puppet

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 10 (18.18%) Apache
1 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.36%) JBoss
2 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.45%) Liferay
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Azure
1 8 (14.55%) BPaaS
1 8 (14.55%) IaaS
1 8 (14.55%) PaaS
1 8 (14.55%) SaaS
2 5 (9.09%) AWS
3 3 (5.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
1 6 (10.91%) SSL
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.36%) IntelliJ
2 9 (16.36%) JUnit
2 9 (16.36%) Selenium
3 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (9.09%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.64%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (18.18%) Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Azure Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Scala Developer
7 5 (9.09%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.82%) Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Junior
10 1 (1.82%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Principal Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) CSS
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 28 (50.91%) JSON
3 24 (43.64%) HTML5
4 15 (27.27%) Spring
5 10 (18.18%) Play Framework
5 10 (18.18%) REST
5 10 (18.18%) RESTful
6 9 (16.36%) EJB
6 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.36%) J2EE
6 9 (16.36%) J2SE
6 9 (16.36%) SOAP
6 9 (16.36%) XML
7 8 (14.55%) Web Services
8 5 (9.09%) Java EE
9 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.45%) React
10 1 (1.82%) CSS3
10 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 22 (40.00%) User Experience
2 21 (38.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.91%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Scrum
3 21 (38.18%) Analytical Thinking
4 19 (34.55%) Microservices
5 16 (29.09%) Front End Development
6 15 (27.27%) DevOps
7 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (20.00%) SOA
8 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.36%) Open Source
10 8 (14.55%) Web Development
11 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
12 6 (10.91%) High Availability
12 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure as Code
12 6 (10.91%) Security Architecture
12 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
13 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 5 (9.09%) Service Design
13 5 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 15 (27.27%) Scala
4 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Go
5 1 (1.82%) Groovy
5 1 (1.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Docker
2 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) XenApp
3 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Puppet
2 6 (10.91%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Adobe
2 8 (14.55%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Citrix
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) webMethods
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.45%) Talend
5 1 (1.82%) Splunk