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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 31 44 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 112 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.92% 4.81% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.02% 4.90% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 107 38 11
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
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
1396 776 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.73% 98.23% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 709 921
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +19 107 £35,000 -20.45% 3
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 225 (91.46%) C#
2 218 (88.62%) .NET
3 202 (82.11%) ASP.NET
4 190 (77.24%) SQL
5 130 (52.85%) OO
6 115 (46.75%) WCF
7 105 (42.68%) JavaScript
8 104 (42.28%) WinForms
9 95 (38.62%) HTML
10 92 (37.40%) WPF
11 81 (32.93%) CSS
12 72 (29.27%) MVC
13 71 (28.86%) jQuery
14 61 (24.80%) SQL Server
15 52 (21.14%) Software Engineering
16 49 (19.92%) T-SQL
17 48 (19.51%) Degree
18 46 (18.70%) XML
19 42 (17.07%) TDD
20 40 (16.26%) OOP
21 39 (15.85%) Visual Studio
22 32 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
23 31 (12.60%) OOD
24 30 (12.20%) .NET Framework
25 29 (11.79%) Windows
26 26 (10.57%) XHTML
26 26 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
26 26 (10.57%) Unit Testing
26 26 (10.57%) Razor View Engine
26 26 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (7.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (24.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.25%) MySQL
3 7 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (15.85%) Visual Studio
2 24 (9.76%) Subversion
3 14 (5.69%) NUnit
4 12 (4.88%) Hudson
4 12 (4.88%) SpecFlow
4 12 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.81%) Selenium
6 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (8.94%) Finance
2 12 (4.88%) Games
3 3 (1.22%) Marketing
3 3 (1.22%) Back Office
4 2 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (88.62%) .NET
2 202 (82.11%) ASP.NET
3 115 (46.75%) WCF
4 104 (42.28%) WinForms
5 95 (38.62%) HTML
6 92 (37.40%) WPF
7 81 (32.93%) CSS
8 71 (28.86%) jQuery
9 46 (18.70%) XML
10 30 (12.20%) .NET Framework
11 26 (10.57%) XHTML
11 26 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 26 (10.57%) Razor View Engine
11 26 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (6.10%) LINQ
13 12 (4.88%) AngularJS
14 11 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (4.47%) Web Services
15 10 (4.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (3.66%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.79%) Windows
2 8 (3.25%) Linux
3 6 (2.44%) Android
4 2 (0.81%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (52.85%) OO
2 72 (29.27%) MVC
3 52 (21.14%) Software Engineering
4 42 (17.07%) TDD
5 40 (16.26%) OOP
6 32 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (12.60%) OOD
8 26 (10.57%) Unit Testing
9 18 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.28%) Scrum
11 12 (4.88%) Web Development
11 12 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.47%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.07%) Web Application Development
13 10 (4.07%) Integration Testing
14 7 (2.85%) Kalman Filter
15 5 (2.03%) Multithreading
16 3 (1.22%) Web Usability
16 3 (1.22%) Digital Marketing
17 2 (0.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 225 (91.46%) C#
2 190 (77.24%) SQL
3 105 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.92%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.13%) VB
5 20 (8.13%) VB6
6 16 (6.50%) C
7 13 (5.28%) Java
8 9 (3.66%) VBScript
9 6 (2.44%) C++
10 2 (0.81%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 48 (19.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.81%) Adobe
3 1 (0.41%) Google
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