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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 52 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.02% 3.01% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 3.05% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 38
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
1164 951 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.57% 98.55% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 842 913
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +12 45 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Hove - 2 £45,000 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 182 (94.79%) C#
2 171 (89.06%) .NET
3 150 (78.13%) ASP.NET
4 141 (73.44%) SQL
5 100 (52.08%) JavaScript
6 90 (46.88%) HTML
7 89 (46.35%) OO
8 88 (45.83%) CSS
9 80 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (40.10%) WCF
11 72 (37.50%) MVC
12 63 (32.81%) WinForms
13 62 (32.29%) jQuery
14 56 (29.17%) WPF
15 46 (23.96%) SQL Server
16 45 (23.44%) T-SQL
16 45 (23.44%) Software Engineering
17 41 (21.35%) Degree
18 40 (20.83%) TDD
19 37 (19.27%) OOP
20 32 (16.67%) XML
21 31 (16.15%) .NET Framework
22 29 (15.10%) Unit Testing
23 27 (14.06%) VB6
23 27 (14.06%) VB
23 27 (14.06%) Finance
24 26 (13.54%) XHTML
24 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC 2
24 26 (13.54%) Razor View Engine
24 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (9.38%) IIS
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.65%) Big Data
3 3 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.04%) DataStage
4 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.90%) Subversion
3 7 (3.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (3.65%) NUnit
3 7 (3.65%) Hudson
3 7 (3.65%) SpecFlow
3 7 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.65%) Games
3 6 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (1.56%) Back Office
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (89.06%) .NET
2 150 (78.13%) ASP.NET
3 90 (46.88%) HTML
4 88 (45.83%) CSS
5 77 (40.10%) WCF
6 63 (32.81%) WinForms
7 62 (32.29%) jQuery
8 56 (29.17%) WPF
9 32 (16.67%) XML
10 31 (16.15%) .NET Framework
11 26 (13.54%) Razor View Engine
11 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 26 (13.54%) XHTML
12 16 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 14 (7.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (6.77%) Classic ASP
14 13 (6.77%) Web Services
15 11 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (5.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.04%) Social Media
5 1 (0.52%) User Experience
5 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (2.08%) Android
3 3 (1.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (46.35%) OO
2 80 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (37.50%) MVC
4 45 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 40 (20.83%) TDD
6 37 (19.27%) OOP
7 29 (15.10%) Unit Testing
8 24 (12.50%) OOD
9 17 (8.85%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.81%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.25%) Web Application Development
11 12 (6.25%) Web Development
11 12 (6.25%) Scrum
12 10 (5.21%) Integration Testing
13 7 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
15 3 (1.56%) Marketing Analytics
15 3 (1.56%) Analytics
15 3 (1.56%) E-Commerce
16 2 (1.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 182 (94.79%) C#
2 141 (73.44%) SQL
3 100 (52.08%) JavaScript
4 45 (23.44%) T-SQL
5 27 (14.06%) VB
5 27 (14.06%) VB6
6 13 (6.77%) VBScript
7 12 (6.25%) Java
8 8 (4.17%) C
9 3 (1.56%) C++
10 2 (1.04%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.04%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (21.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.04%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.56%) Google
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle
3 2 (1.04%) IBM
3 2 (1.04%) Sun
3 2 (1.04%) Informatica
3 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago