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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 50 19 60
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 61 99 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.15% 10.50% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 10.66% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 24
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
1153 929 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.38% 98.52% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 982 742 708
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -24 59 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Hove -14 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Eastbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 93 (74.40%) C#
2 82 (65.60%) .NET
3 67 (53.60%) ASP.NET
4 61 (48.80%) JavaScript
5 60 (48.00%) SQL
6 54 (43.20%) CSS
7 49 (39.20%) HTML
8 46 (36.80%) Software Engineering
9 41 (32.80%) T-SQL
10 33 (26.40%) Windows
11 32 (25.60%) XML
11 32 (25.60%) jQuery
12 30 (24.00%) Web Services
12 30 (24.00%) OO
13 28 (22.40%) C++
13 28 (22.40%) Visual Studio
13 28 (22.40%) MVC
14 27 (21.60%) SQL Server
15 25 (20.00%) Linux
15 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (17.60%) VB
17 21 (16.80%) VB6
17 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
18 20 (16.00%) Qt
18 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (15.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 17 (13.60%) IIS
20 17 (13.60%) OOP
20 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
20 17 (13.60%) Algorithms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (13.60%) IIS
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) Firebird
2 5 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (2.40%) MySQL
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.80%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.20%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Maven
6 1 (0.80%) NUnit
6 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Marketing
3 1 (0.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (65.60%) .NET
2 67 (53.60%) ASP.NET
3 54 (43.20%) CSS
4 49 (39.20%) HTML
5 32 (25.60%) XML
5 32 (25.60%) jQuery
6 30 (24.00%) Web Services
7 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
8 20 (16.00%) Qt
9 19 (15.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (12.80%) AngularJS
10 16 (12.80%) Classic ASP
11 15 (12.00%) Ajax
12 12 (9.60%) WCF
13 7 (5.60%) HTML5
14 5 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (4.00%) CSS3
14 5 (4.00%) RESTful
15 4 (3.20%) JSON
15 4 (3.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.60%) Algorithms
3 16 (12.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.40%) Windows
2 25 (20.00%) Linux
3 10 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) Software Engineering
2 30 (24.00%) OO
3 28 (22.40%) MVC
4 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.60%) OOP
6 16 (12.80%) TDD
6 16 (12.80%) OOD
7 14 (11.20%) Scrum
8 11 (8.80%) Integration Testing
9 10 (8.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.20%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.20%) Web Development
11 4 (3.20%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (2.40%) Project Management
12 3 (2.40%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.40%) Software Architecture
13 2 (1.60%) Waterfall
13 2 (1.60%) Change Management
13 2 (1.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 93 (74.40%) C#
2 61 (48.80%) JavaScript
3 60 (48.00%) SQL
4 41 (32.80%) T-SQL
5 28 (22.40%) C++
6 22 (17.60%) VB
7 21 (16.80%) VB6
8 16 (12.80%) Java
8 16 (12.80%) VBScript
9 5 (4.00%) C
9 5 (4.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.60%) Delphi
11 1 (0.80%) PHP
11 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.80%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle
3 1 (0.80%) IBM
3 1 (0.80%) Sun
3 1 (0.80%) Informatica
3 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.80%) DevExpress
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