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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 44 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 63 72 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.82% 8.99% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 9.14% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 24
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1056 788 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.60% 98.38% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 902 607 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,700 £50,000
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 5 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 5 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 -14 61 £37,500 +22.95% 6
Hove -8 1 £45,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 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 99 (81.15%) C#
2 87 (71.31%) .NET
3 69 (56.56%) ASP.NET
4 64 (52.46%) JavaScript
5 61 (50.00%) SQL
6 56 (45.90%) CSS
7 50 (40.98%) HTML
8 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
9 40 (32.79%) Software Engineering
10 37 (30.33%) jQuery
11 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (26.23%) OO
13 31 (25.41%) MVC
14 30 (24.59%) XML
15 28 (22.95%) Windows
16 27 (22.13%) Web Services
16 27 (22.13%) VB
17 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
17 26 (21.31%) VB6
18 25 (20.49%) Visual Studio
19 24 (19.67%) .NET Framework
20 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 20 (16.39%) OOP
23 19 (15.57%) Classic ASP
23 19 (15.57%) VBScript
23 19 (15.57%) Java
23 19 (15.57%) AngularJS
24 18 (14.75%) Algorithms
24 18 (14.75%) C++

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (13.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) Big Data
3 3 (2.46%) MySQL
3 3 (2.46%) Firebird
3 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.64%) DataStage
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.20%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.10%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.10%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.28%) Subversion
5 3 (2.46%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.82%) Maven
6 1 (0.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 16 (13.11%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Marketing
3 2 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (71.31%) .NET
2 69 (56.56%) ASP.NET
3 56 (45.90%) CSS
4 50 (40.98%) HTML
5 37 (30.33%) jQuery
6 30 (24.59%) XML
7 27 (22.13%) Web Services
8 24 (19.67%) .NET Framework
9 22 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (15.57%) Classic ASP
10 19 (15.57%) AngularJS
11 16 (13.11%) Qt
12 14 (11.48%) WCF
13 13 (10.66%) Ajax
14 7 (5.74%) HTML5
15 5 (4.10%) SOAP
16 4 (3.28%) RESTful
17 3 (2.46%) JSP
17 3 (2.46%) J2EE
17 3 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.75%) Algorithms
3 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.95%) Windows
2 16 (13.11%) Linux
3 10 (8.20%) Android
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Software Engineering
2 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.23%) OO
4 31 (25.41%) MVC
5 20 (16.39%) OOP
6 17 (13.93%) TDD
7 16 (13.11%) OOD
7 16 (13.11%) Scrum
8 11 (9.02%) Integration Testing
8 11 (9.02%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (4.10%) Web Development
10 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.10%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.46%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.46%) ETL
11 3 (2.46%) Project Management
11 3 (2.46%) Software Architecture
11 3 (2.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (81.15%) C#
2 64 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 61 (50.00%) SQL
4 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
5 27 (22.13%) VB
6 26 (21.31%) VB6
7 19 (15.57%) VBScript
7 19 (15.57%) Java
8 18 (14.75%) C++
9 5 (4.10%) C
10 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.64%) Delphi
11 2 (1.64%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.64%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.64%) IBM
3 2 (1.64%) Sun
3 2 (1.64%) Informatica
3 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.82%) Google
4 1 (0.82%) DevExpress
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