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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 38 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 79 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.23% 4.68% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.31% 4.80% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 30
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,550 £40,000
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
1080 834 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.90% 97.66% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 901 662 835
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +11 76 £37,500 +17.18% 6
Hove -5 2 £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 30 January 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.

1 106 (84.13%) C#
2 95 (75.40%) .NET
3 75 (59.52%) ASP.NET
4 71 (56.35%) SQL
5 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
6 63 (50.00%) CSS
7 54 (42.86%) HTML
8 47 (37.30%) T-SQL
9 39 (30.95%) jQuery
10 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
11 36 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (26.19%) OO
13 31 (24.60%) XML
13 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
14 30 (23.81%) MVC
15 27 (21.43%) VB
16 26 (20.63%) VB6
17 25 (19.84%) Web Services
18 23 (18.25%) Windows
18 23 (18.25%) .NET Framework
19 21 (16.67%) Visual Studio
20 20 (15.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (15.08%) AngularJS
21 19 (15.08%) Classic ASP
21 19 (15.08%) IIS
21 19 (15.08%) VBScript
22 18 (14.29%) Java
23 17 (13.49%) OOP
23 17 (13.49%) Degree

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (15.08%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) Firebird
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) DataStage
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 21 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.14%) Subversion
2 9 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.97%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.38%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.79%) NUnit
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 13 (10.32%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (75.40%) .NET
2 75 (59.52%) ASP.NET
3 63 (50.00%) CSS
4 54 (42.86%) HTML
5 39 (30.95%) jQuery
6 31 (24.60%) XML
7 25 (19.84%) Web Services
8 23 (18.25%) .NET Framework
9 20 (15.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (15.08%) AngularJS
10 19 (15.08%) Classic ASP
11 12 (9.52%) Ajax
11 12 (9.52%) Qt
12 11 (8.73%) WCF
13 7 (5.56%) HTML5
14 5 (3.97%) SOAP
15 4 (3.17%) RESTful
16 3 (2.38%) WPF
16 3 (2.38%) J2EE
16 3 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Windows
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 9 (7.14%) Android
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
2 36 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (26.19%) OO
4 30 (23.81%) MVC
5 17 (13.49%) OOP
6 15 (11.90%) OOD
6 15 (11.90%) TDD
7 11 (8.73%) Web Application Development
7 11 (8.73%) Integration Testing
8 10 (7.94%) Scrum
9 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.97%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.17%) Web Development
14 3 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.38%) ETL
14 3 (2.38%) Analytics
14 3 (2.38%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 106 (84.13%) C#
2 71 (56.35%) SQL
3 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
4 47 (37.30%) T-SQL
5 27 (21.43%) VB
6 26 (20.63%) VB6
7 19 (15.08%) VBScript
8 18 (14.29%) Java
9 15 (11.90%) C++
10 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.59%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.59%) C
11 2 (1.59%) Delphi
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
12 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.59%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.38%) Google
4 2 (1.59%) Sun
4 2 (1.59%) IBM
4 2 (1.59%) Informatica
4 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.79%) DevExpress
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago