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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 29 26 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 88 150 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.25% 10.21% 5.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.48% 10.38% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 85 149 50
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
1038 1445 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.28% 98.37% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1226 786
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 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,613 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -8 73 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Lewes - 8 £40,000 -
Hove - 2 £22,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (66.44%) C#
2 92 (61.74%) .NET
3 69 (46.31%) JavaScript
4 62 (41.61%) SQL
4 62 (41.61%) HTML
5 59 (39.60%) Software Engineering
6 57 (38.26%) ASP.NET
7 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
8 49 (32.89%) C++
8 49 (32.89%) Linux
9 48 (32.21%) CSS
10 44 (29.53%) T-SQL
11 39 (26.17%) Web Services
12 38 (25.50%) MVC
13 37 (24.83%) Windows
14 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (20.13%) XML
16 28 (18.79%) Visual Studio
17 27 (18.12%) Qt
18 26 (17.45%) WCF
19 22 (14.77%) Scrum
20 21 (14.09%) Finance
20 21 (14.09%) OO
20 21 (14.09%) TDD
20 21 (14.09%) Ajax
21 20 (13.42%) SaaS
22 17 (11.41%) HTML5
23 16 (10.74%) Degree
23 16 (10.74%) Embedded C++
24 14 (9.40%) IIS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 14 (9.40%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.42%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.72%) Firebird
2 13 (8.72%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.72%) MySQL
3 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.34%) DB2
5 1 (0.67%) SQLite
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.79%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.72%) ReSharper
3 9 (6.04%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.68%) NUnit
5 3 (2.01%) Subversion
5 3 (2.01%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (14.09%) Finance
2 3 (2.01%) Legal
3 1 (0.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (61.74%) .NET
2 62 (41.61%) HTML
3 57 (38.26%) ASP.NET
4 48 (32.21%) CSS
5 39 (26.17%) Web Services
6 30 (20.13%) XML
7 27 (18.12%) Qt
8 26 (17.45%) WCF
9 21 (14.09%) Ajax
10 17 (11.41%) HTML5
11 14 (9.40%) CSS3
11 14 (9.40%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.72%) JSON
12 13 (8.72%) jQuery
12 13 (8.72%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (8.72%) Entity Framework
12 13 (8.72%) RESTful
13 10 (6.71%) WPF
14 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.01%) User Experience
5 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.34%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.67%) Xbox
6 1 (0.67%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.89%) Linux
2 37 (24.83%) Windows
3 7 (4.70%) Android
4 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.01%) UNIX
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.60%) Software Engineering
2 38 (25.50%) MVC
3 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.77%) Scrum
5 21 (14.09%) OO
5 21 (14.09%) TDD
6 13 (8.72%) OOD
6 13 (8.72%) Project Management
6 13 (8.72%) Software Architecture
7 9 (6.04%) OOP
8 7 (4.70%) Integration Testing
9 5 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.36%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.36%) Web Application Development
10 3 (2.01%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (2.01%) Time Management
10 3 (2.01%) Web Development
11 2 (1.34%) RAD
11 2 (1.34%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 99 (66.44%) C#
2 69 (46.31%) JavaScript
3 62 (41.61%) SQL
4 49 (32.89%) C++
5 44 (29.53%) T-SQL
6 16 (10.74%) Embedded C++
7 8 (5.37%) VB
7 8 (5.37%) C
8 7 (4.70%) VB6
9 6 (4.03%) Java
10 3 (2.01%) VBScript
10 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.34%) COBOL
11 2 (1.34%) REXX
11 2 (1.34%) JCL
12 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.67%) Lua
12 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (8.72%) Oracle
2 11 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.34%) TSYS
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