The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 52 26 51
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 57 116 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.73% 9.91% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 10.09% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 116 37
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1166 1150 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.84% 98.21% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 962 790
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East Sussex region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Software Developer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -27 56 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Hove -4 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 94 (68.61%) C#
2 81 (59.12%) .NET
3 65 (47.45%) ASP.NET
4 61 (44.53%) SQL
5 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
5 56 (40.88%) Software Engineering
6 49 (35.77%) CSS
7 47 (34.31%) HTML
8 42 (30.66%) C++
9 40 (29.20%) T-SQL
10 39 (28.47%) Windows
11 38 (27.74%) Linux
12 36 (26.28%) XML
13 35 (25.55%) Web Services
14 32 (23.36%) Visual Studio
15 31 (22.63%) OO
16 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
17 29 (21.17%) jQuery
18 28 (20.44%) MVC
19 25 (18.25%) Qt
20 21 (15.33%) Ajax
21 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (13.87%) OOD
22 18 (13.14%) Degree
22 18 (13.14%) TDD
22 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
23 17 (12.41%) Algorithms
23 17 (12.41%) IIS
23 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
24 16 (11.68%) .NET Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.41%) IIS
2 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.84%) Firebird
2 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.19%) MySQL
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Big Data
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 32 (23.36%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.30%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.84%) ReSharper
4 7 (5.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.65%) Subversion
6 4 (2.92%) NUnit
6 4 (2.92%) Selenium
7 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.46%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.73%) Maven
General
1 9 (6.57%) Finance
2 2 (1.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (59.12%) .NET
2 65 (47.45%) ASP.NET
3 49 (35.77%) CSS
4 47 (34.31%) HTML
5 36 (26.28%) XML
6 35 (25.55%) Web Services
7 29 (21.17%) jQuery
8 25 (18.25%) Qt
9 21 (15.33%) Ajax
10 16 (11.68%) .NET Framework
11 14 (10.22%) Entity Framework
12 12 (8.76%) WCF
13 11 (8.03%) AngularJS
13 11 (8.03%) Classic ASP
14 9 (6.57%) HTML5
14 9 (6.57%) CSS3
15 8 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (5.11%) JSON
16 7 (5.11%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (5.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.41%) Algorithms
3 16 (11.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Windows
2 38 (27.74%) Linux
3 10 (7.30%) Android
4 3 (2.19%) UNIX
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.88%) Software Engineering
2 31 (22.63%) OO
3 28 (20.44%) MVC
4 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.87%) OOD
5 18 (13.14%) TDD
6 15 (10.95%) OOP
7 14 (10.22%) Scrum
8 13 (9.49%) Integration Testing
9 9 (6.57%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.65%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.19%) Project Management
12 3 (2.19%) Web Development
12 3 (2.19%) Software Architecture
12 3 (2.19%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.46%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (1.46%) E-Commerce
13 2 (1.46%) Change Management
14 1 (0.73%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 94 (68.61%) C#
2 61 (44.53%) SQL
3 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
4 42 (30.66%) C++
5 40 (29.20%) T-SQL
6 15 (10.95%) VB
7 14 (10.22%) VB6
8 13 (9.49%) Java
9 11 (8.03%) VBScript
10 10 (7.30%) Embedded C++
11 5 (3.65%) C
12 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (13.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle
3 1 (0.73%) DevExpress
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa25-35k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k (DOE) + Benefits & Stock Options
Posted: 20 days ago