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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 25 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 95 112 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.20% 7.81% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.51% 7.90% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 86 106 36
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
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
999 1417 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.71% 98.81% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1198 710
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -1 76 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Hove - 8 £35,000 - 2
Lewes - 7 £40,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 115 (70.12%) C#
2 106 (64.63%) .NET
3 86 (52.44%) JavaScript
4 81 (49.39%) SQL
5 79 (48.17%) HTML
6 67 (40.85%) CSS
7 64 (39.02%) SQL Server
8 59 (35.98%) Linux
9 55 (33.54%) Software Engineering
10 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET
11 44 (26.83%) Web Services
12 42 (25.61%) C++
13 35 (21.34%) T-SQL
13 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (20.12%) Ajax
14 33 (20.12%) MVC
14 33 (20.12%) XML
15 31 (18.90%) HTML5
16 30 (18.29%) Finance
17 28 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
17 28 (17.07%) Degree
18 27 (16.46%) Windows
19 26 (15.85%) Computer Science
20 25 (15.24%) SaaS
21 23 (14.02%) WCF
21 23 (14.02%) TDD
22 20 (12.20%) Visual Studio
23 19 (11.59%) Qt
23 19 (11.59%) NoSQL
23 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.22%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.24%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 16 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.76%) Firebird
4 10 (6.10%) MySQL
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) DB2
7 1 (0.61%) SQLite
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.76%) ReSharper
3 12 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.66%) NUnit
5 4 (2.44%) Selenium
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.22%) Subversion
8 1 (0.61%) Maven
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (18.29%) Finance
2 14 (8.54%) Legal
3 7 (4.27%) Marketing
4 5 (3.05%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (64.63%) .NET
2 79 (48.17%) HTML
3 67 (40.85%) CSS
4 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET
5 44 (26.83%) Web Services
6 33 (20.12%) XML
6 33 (20.12%) Ajax
7 31 (18.90%) HTML5
8 28 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (14.02%) WCF
10 19 (11.59%) Qt
11 17 (10.37%) CSS3
11 17 (10.37%) jQuery
12 16 (9.76%) JSON
12 16 (9.76%) RESTful
12 16 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (8.54%) .NET Framework
13 14 (8.54%) WPF
14 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (7.93%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 14 (8.54%) User Experience
4 5 (3.05%) Social Media
5 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.61%) Xbox
6 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.61%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.98%) Linux
2 27 (16.46%) Windows
3 15 (9.15%) Apple iOS
4 14 (8.54%) Android
5 9 (5.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.54%) Software Engineering
2 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.12%) MVC
4 23 (14.02%) TDD
5 15 (9.15%) Scrum
6 14 (8.54%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (7.32%) OO
8 11 (6.71%) Analytics
9 10 (6.10%) Software Architecture
9 10 (6.10%) Project Management
10 9 (5.49%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.66%) Web Development
11 6 (3.66%) Marketing Analytics
12 5 (3.05%) Multithreading
12 5 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.44%) OOD
13 4 (2.44%) Time Management
14 3 (1.83%) Software Delivery
15 2 (1.22%) SDLC
15 2 (1.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (70.12%) C#
2 86 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 81 (49.39%) SQL
4 42 (25.61%) C++
5 35 (21.34%) T-SQL
6 17 (10.37%) Embedded C++
7 14 (8.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.83%) C
8 3 (1.83%) Java
9 2 (1.22%) COBOL
9 2 (1.22%) CLIST
9 2 (1.22%) REXX
9 2 (1.22%) JCL
9 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.61%) VB6
10 1 (0.61%) Lua
10 1 (0.61%) XQuery
10 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (17.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.61%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (6.71%) Oracle
2 4 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.22%) TSYS
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