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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 78 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 81 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.93% 7.53% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 7.61% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 81 45
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
966 1065 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.17% 99.07% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 867 895 643
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -40 16 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Hove -2 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 64 (76.19%) C#
2 62 (73.81%) .NET
3 48 (57.14%) Degree
4 46 (54.76%) Computer Science
5 44 (52.38%) SQL
6 40 (47.62%) MVC
7 39 (46.43%) HTML
7 39 (46.43%) CSS
8 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
9 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
10 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
11 21 (25.00%) XML
12 20 (23.81%) Linux
12 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.24%) Ajax
13 17 (20.24%) HTML5
14 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
14 16 (19.05%) Mobile App
14 16 (19.05%) User Experience
15 15 (17.86%) Finance
15 15 (17.86%) Web Services
15 15 (17.86%) OO
15 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (16.67%) OOP
16 14 (16.67%) C++
16 14 (16.67%) C
16 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (15.48%) Mobile Application Development
17 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
17 13 (15.48%) IIS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (15.48%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Firebird
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.14%) NUnit
3 5 (5.95%) ReSharper
3 5 (5.95%) yacc
4 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Electronics
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (73.81%) .NET
2 39 (46.43%) CSS
2 39 (46.43%) HTML
3 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
4 21 (25.00%) XML
5 17 (20.24%) Ajax
5 17 (20.24%) HTML5
6 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (17.86%) Web Services
7 12 (14.29%) jQuery
8 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
9 10 (11.90%) WCF
10 8 (9.52%) Entity Framework
11 7 (8.33%) WinForms
11 7 (8.33%) WPF
12 6 (7.14%) ATL
12 6 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (7.14%) MFC
12 6 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 5 (5.95%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 46 (54.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 16 (19.05%) User Experience
3 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.19%) iPad
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Android
2 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) MVC
2 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.86%) OO
4 14 (16.67%) OOP
5 13 (15.48%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (14.29%) OOD
7 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.33%) Web Development
8 6 (7.14%) MVVM
9 5 (5.95%) TDD
10 3 (3.57%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.57%) Open Source
10 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) Software Delivery
10 3 (3.57%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.38%) Analytics
11 2 (2.38%) SEO
12 1 (1.19%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.19%) Project Management
12 1 (1.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (76.19%) C#
2 44 (52.38%) SQL
3 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.67%) C
4 14 (16.67%) C++
5 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.33%) Java
6 7 (8.33%) PHP
6 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.95%) Embedded C++
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) Fundtech
2 2 (2.38%) Zend
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