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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 41 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 66 127 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.73% 9.61% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 9.79% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 64 127 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1121 1297 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.31% 98.11% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1117 792
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -19 61 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Lewes - 3 £40,000 - 1
Hove +4 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (67.41%) C#
2 80 (59.26%) .NET
3 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
3 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET
4 57 (42.22%) SQL
5 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 52 (38.52%) HTML
7 47 (34.81%) CSS
8 44 (32.59%) C++
9 41 (30.37%) SQL Server
9 41 (30.37%) Linux
10 40 (29.63%) T-SQL
11 37 (27.41%) Windows
11 37 (27.41%) Web Services
12 33 (24.44%) XML
13 32 (23.70%) Visual Studio
14 31 (22.96%) MVC
15 27 (20.00%) OO
16 25 (18.52%) Qt
17 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (14.81%) Ajax
18 20 (14.81%) jQuery
19 19 (14.07%) TDD
19 19 (14.07%) Scrum
20 18 (13.33%) WCF
21 17 (12.59%) Degree
21 17 (12.59%) SaaS
21 17 (12.59%) OOD
22 15 (11.11%) IIS
22 15 (11.11%) Computer Science

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (30.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.89%) MongoDB
2 12 (8.89%) Firebird
3 8 (5.93%) MySQL
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (23.70%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.89%) ReSharper
3 9 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.93%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.70%) Subversion
6 3 (2.22%) NUnit
6 3 (2.22%) Selenium
7 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 12 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (59.26%) .NET
2 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET
3 52 (38.52%) HTML
4 47 (34.81%) CSS
5 37 (27.41%) Web Services
6 33 (24.44%) XML
7 25 (18.52%) Qt
8 20 (14.81%) Ajax
8 20 (14.81%) jQuery
9 18 (13.33%) WCF
10 13 (9.63%) HTML5
10 13 (9.63%) CSS3
11 12 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (8.15%) JSON
12 11 (8.15%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (8.15%) RESTful
13 10 (7.41%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.67%) Entity Framework
15 8 (5.93%) Sass
16 5 (3.70%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.37%) Linux
2 37 (27.41%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (22.96%) MVC
3 27 (20.00%) OO
4 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.07%) TDD
5 19 (14.07%) Scrum
6 17 (12.59%) OOD
7 12 (8.89%) OOP
8 11 (8.15%) Integration Testing
9 8 (5.93%) Project Management
9 8 (5.93%) Software Architecture
10 7 (5.19%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.70%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.22%) Web Development
12 3 (2.22%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.48%) Change Management
14 1 (0.74%) E-Commerce
14 1 (0.74%) ETL
14 1 (0.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (67.41%) C#
2 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
3 57 (42.22%) SQL
4 44 (32.59%) C++
5 40 (29.63%) T-SQL
6 13 (9.63%) Embedded C++
7 9 (6.67%) VB
7 9 (6.67%) Java
8 8 (5.93%) VB6
9 6 (4.44%) C
10 5 (3.70%) VBScript
11 2 (1.48%) Delphi
11 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (0.74%) DevExpress
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago