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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 27 43 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 122 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.64% 5.46% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.76% 5.60% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 117 43 10
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1392 768 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.58% 97.59% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 701 916
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +15 117 £35,000 -20.45% 4
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 227 (90.80%) C#
2 221 (88.40%) .NET
3 206 (82.40%) ASP.NET
4 193 (77.20%) SQL
5 133 (53.20%) OO
6 119 (47.60%) WCF
7 109 (43.60%) WinForms
8 106 (42.40%) JavaScript
9 96 (38.40%) WPF
10 95 (38.00%) HTML
11 80 (32.00%) CSS
12 74 (29.60%) jQuery
13 71 (28.40%) MVC
14 60 (24.00%) SQL Server
15 52 (20.80%) Software Engineering
16 48 (19.20%) XML
17 47 (18.80%) T-SQL
17 47 (18.80%) Degree
18 43 (17.20%) TDD
19 40 (16.00%) Visual Studio
19 40 (16.00%) OOP
20 32 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (12.40%) .NET Framework
21 31 (12.40%) Windows
21 31 (12.40%) OOD
22 26 (10.40%) Microsoft
22 26 (10.40%) XHTML
22 26 (10.40%) Unit Testing
22 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
22 26 (10.40%) Razor View Engine

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 16 (6.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.20%) MySQL
3 7 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.20%) Subversion
3 15 (6.00%) NUnit
4 13 (5.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (5.20%) Hudson
4 13 (5.20%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.20%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.40%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.80%) Selenium
7 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (8.80%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Games
3 3 (1.20%) Back Office
3 3 (1.20%) Marketing
4 2 (0.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.40%) Advertising
5 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (88.40%) .NET
2 206 (82.40%) ASP.NET
3 119 (47.60%) WCF
4 109 (43.60%) WinForms
5 96 (38.40%) WPF
6 95 (38.00%) HTML
7 80 (32.00%) CSS
8 74 (29.60%) jQuery
9 48 (19.20%) XML
10 31 (12.40%) .NET Framework
11 26 (10.40%) XHTML
11 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 26 (10.40%) Razor View Engine
11 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (6.40%) LINQ
13 12 (4.80%) AngularJS
14 11 (4.40%) Web Services
14 11 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (3.60%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.80%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.40%) Windows
2 8 (3.20%) Linux
3 6 (2.40%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (53.20%) OO
2 71 (28.40%) MVC
3 52 (20.80%) Software Engineering
4 43 (17.20%) TDD
5 40 (16.00%) OOP
6 32 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (12.40%) OOD
8 26 (10.40%) Unit Testing
9 14 (5.60%) Scrum
10 13 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (4.80%) Web Development
12 10 (4.00%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.00%) Integration Testing
12 10 (4.00%) Web Application Development
13 7 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (2.00%) Multithreading
15 3 (1.20%) Digital Marketing
15 3 (1.20%) Web Usability
16 2 (0.80%) Requirements Analysis
17 1 (0.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (90.80%) C#
2 193 (77.20%) SQL
3 106 (42.40%) JavaScript
4 47 (18.80%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.00%) VB6
5 20 (8.00%) VB
6 16 (6.40%) C
7 13 (5.20%) Java
8 9 (3.60%) VBScript
9 6 (2.40%) C++
10 2 (0.80%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (18.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.80%) Adobe
3 1 (0.40%) Google
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