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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 35 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 84 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.47% 3.66% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 3.71% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 78 30 20
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £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
1275 809 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.15% 98.78% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 726 929
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
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 22 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 22 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 +17 80 £35,000 -20.45% 5
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 210 (92.11%) C#
2 200 (87.72%) .NET
3 181 (79.39%) ASP.NET
4 172 (75.44%) SQL
5 118 (51.75%) OO
6 104 (45.61%) WCF
7 97 (42.54%) JavaScript
8 91 (39.91%) HTML
9 88 (38.60%) WinForms
10 80 (35.09%) WPF
11 79 (34.65%) CSS
12 76 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (31.14%) MVC
14 66 (28.95%) jQuery
15 54 (23.68%) Software Engineering
15 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
16 48 (21.05%) Degree
17 45 (19.74%) T-SQL
18 42 (18.42%) OOP
19 39 (17.11%) TDD
20 38 (16.67%) XML
21 35 (15.35%) Visual Studio
22 32 (14.04%) OOD
23 29 (12.72%) .NET Framework
24 27 (11.84%) Unit Testing
25 26 (11.40%) XHTML
25 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
25 26 (11.40%) Razor View Engine
25 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 24 (10.53%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (7.89%) IIS
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.51%) MySQL
3 7 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) DataStage
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (15.35%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.77%) Subversion
3 9 (3.95%) NUnit
4 8 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (3.51%) SpecFlow
4 8 (3.51%) Hudson
4 8 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 24 (10.53%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Games
3 4 (1.75%) Marketing
3 4 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.44%) Electronics
4 1 (0.44%) Advertising
4 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (87.72%) .NET
2 181 (79.39%) ASP.NET
3 104 (45.61%) WCF
4 91 (39.91%) HTML
5 88 (38.60%) WinForms
6 80 (35.09%) WPF
7 79 (34.65%) CSS
8 66 (28.95%) jQuery
9 38 (16.67%) XML
10 29 (12.72%) .NET Framework
11 26 (11.40%) XHTML
11 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 26 (11.40%) Razor View Engine
11 26 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (6.14%) AngularJS
13 12 (5.26%) Web Services
13 12 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (4.82%) Classic ASP
15 10 (4.39%) LINQ
15 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.07%) Social Media
4 1 (0.44%) Open Source
4 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.65%) Windows
2 8 (3.51%) Linux
3 6 (2.63%) Android
4 2 (0.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.75%) OO
2 76 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (31.14%) MVC
4 54 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 42 (18.42%) OOP
6 39 (17.11%) TDD
7 32 (14.04%) OOD
8 27 (11.84%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.46%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.70%) Waterfall
11 12 (5.26%) Web Development
12 11 (4.82%) Web Application Development
13 10 (4.39%) Scrum
13 10 (4.39%) Integration Testing
14 8 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
16 4 (1.75%) Digital Marketing
16 4 (1.75%) Multithreading
17 3 (1.32%) Analytics
17 3 (1.32%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 210 (92.11%) C#
2 172 (75.44%) SQL
3 97 (42.54%) JavaScript
4 45 (19.74%) T-SQL
5 23 (10.09%) VB
5 23 (10.09%) VB6
6 16 (7.02%) C
7 15 (6.58%) Java
8 11 (4.82%) VBScript
9 6 (2.63%) C++
10 2 (0.88%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.32%) Google
3 2 (0.88%) Adobe
4 1 (0.44%) Informatica
4 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.44%) IBM
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago