Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 9 21
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 208 383 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.20% 14.90% 11.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.64% 25.76% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 181 339 236
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70% -11.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,250 1,487 1,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 55.31% 57.86% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,268 1,106
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,800 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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
Burgess Hill -1 66 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Crawley -13 59 £32,500 -35.00% 11
Worthing 0 36 £40,000 - 7
Horsham -22 34 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Gatwick +8 9 £52,500 +31.25%
Chichester +10 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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.

1 105 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.00%) TDD
3 51 (24.52%) Selenium
4 50 (24.04%) HTML
5 49 (23.56%) Spring
5 49 (23.56%) Jenkins
6 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 47 (22.60%) CSS
8 45 (21.63%) RESTful
9 44 (21.15%) Android
9 44 (21.15%) JavaScript
9 44 (21.15%) JUnit
10 40 (19.23%) Machine Learning
11 39 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
12 38 (18.27%) Maven
12 38 (18.27%) JIRA
13 37 (17.79%) SQL
14 36 (17.31%) AngularJS
15 35 (16.83%) Java 8
16 33 (15.87%) Ajax
16 33 (15.87%) Git (software)
16 33 (15.87%) Web Services
17 32 (15.38%) C#
18 31 (14.90%) React
19 30 (14.42%) Apple iOS
19 30 (14.42%) Eclipse
20 29 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (13.46%) Cucumber
21 28 (13.46%) Splunk
21 28 (13.46%) Scrum

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 20 (9.62%) Confluence
2 7 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.88%) Apache
4 3 (1.44%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.96%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (3.37%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.69%) SaaS
2 8 (3.85%) AWS
3 6 (2.88%) Azure
4 2 (0.96%) BrowserStack
4 2 (0.96%) Power Platform
4 2 (0.96%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.48%) GCP
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.48%) Firewall
1 1 (0.48%) Modbus
1 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.77%) Big Data
2 10 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.92%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) GIS
5 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.96%) DB2
6 2 (0.96%) Power BI
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (24.52%) Selenium
2 49 (23.56%) Jenkins
3 44 (21.15%) JUnit
4 38 (18.27%) JIRA
4 38 (18.27%) Maven
5 33 (15.87%) Git (software)
6 30 (14.42%) Eclipse
7 28 (13.46%) Cucumber
8 24 (11.54%) NetBeans
9 14 (6.73%) Appium
10 12 (5.77%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.81%) IntelliJ
12 9 (4.33%) SonarQube
13 7 (3.37%) JMeter
14 5 (2.40%) AdminStudio
14 5 (2.40%) AutoIt
14 5 (2.40%) InstallShield
15 4 (1.92%) MSI
16 3 (1.44%) Mockito
17 2 (0.96%) REST Assured
General
1 23 (11.06%) Finance
2 2 (0.96%) Advertising
2 2 (0.96%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.48%) Automotive
3 1 (0.48%) Electronics
3 1 (0.48%) Publishing
3 1 (0.48%) Retail
3 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 156 (75.00%) Developer
2 114 (54.81%) Java Developer
3 48 (23.08%) Graduate
4 41 (19.71%) Senior Developer
5 39 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 37 (17.79%) Graduate Developer
7 32 (15.38%) Java Engineer
8 30 (14.42%) Senior Java Engineer
9 25 (12.02%) Junior
10 23 (11.06%) Junior Developer
11 20 (9.62%) Software Developer
12 19 (9.13%) Backend Developer
13 18 (8.65%) Senior Backend Developer
14 15 (7.21%) Graduate Software Developer
15 13 (6.25%) Agile Developer
15 13 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
15 13 (6.25%) QA Engineer
15 13 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
15 13 (6.25%) Software Engineer
16 12 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.04%) HTML
2 49 (23.56%) Spring
3 47 (22.60%) CSS
4 45 (21.63%) RESTful
5 36 (17.31%) AngularJS
6 33 (15.87%) Ajax
6 33 (15.87%) Web Services
7 31 (14.90%) React
8 24 (11.54%) Java SE
9 23 (11.06%) Java ME
10 22 (10.58%) .NET
10 22 (10.58%) JSP
11 18 (8.65%) AWT
12 14 (6.73%) WCF
12 14 (6.73%) WinForms
13 13 (6.25%) Spring Boot
14 12 (5.77%) JSON
15 10 (4.81%) J2EE
16 8 (3.85%) Hibernate
17 7 (3.37%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.48%) NHS
5 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) SCADA
5 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.48%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.15%) Android
2 30 (14.42%) Apple iOS
3 14 (6.73%) Linux
4 7 (3.37%) Windows
5 5 (2.40%) Unix
6 4 (1.92%) AIX
7 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.00%) TDD
3 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 40 (19.23%) Machine Learning
5 28 (13.46%) Analytical Thinking
5 28 (13.46%) Scrum
6 23 (11.06%) Microservices
7 20 (9.62%) Computer Science
7 20 (9.62%) Test Automation
8 18 (8.65%) Web Development
9 17 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (7.21%) OO
10 15 (7.21%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.73%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (6.73%) Defect Management
11 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.77%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (5.29%) Android Development
13 11 (5.29%) BDD
13 11 (5.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.15%) JavaScript
2 37 (17.79%) SQL
3 35 (16.83%) Java 8
4 32 (15.38%) C#
5 14 (6.73%) Objective-C
6 11 (5.29%) ABAP
6 11 (5.29%) C
7 7 (3.37%) Python
8 4 (1.92%) C++
8 4 (1.92%) Scala
9 2 (0.96%) Clojure
9 2 (0.96%) Groovy
9 2 (0.96%) PHP
9 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.48%) Ladder Logic
10 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.48%) Pascal
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (11.54%) Degree
2 17 (8.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.65%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (2.88%) Docker
3 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.40%) SCCM
2 3 (1.44%) Terraform
3 2 (0.96%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Consul
4 1 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.48%) Grafana
4 1 (0.48%) Graphite
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Opsview
4 1 (0.48%) Packer
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) Salt
4 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (13.46%) Splunk
2 12 (5.77%) Oracle
3 11 (5.29%) SAP
4 5 (2.40%) Adobe
5 4 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.44%) Citrix
7 2 (0.96%) Tableau
8 1 (0.48%) EMC