The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 34.04% 15.25% 35.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.21% 15.79% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 17
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £36,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 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
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 57 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 91.49% 96.61% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 44
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Sussex region.

Developer Salary Trend in Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sussex

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) SOAP
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 6 (23.08%) Ajax
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (23.08%) jQuery
7 6 (23.08%) C#
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) ETL
8 5 (19.23%) Change Management
8 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
8 5 (19.23%) Tableau
8 5 (19.23%) Business Analytics
8 5 (19.23%) Analytics
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) MapReduce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 4 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 4 (15.38%) JBoss
1 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
1 4 (15.38%) LoadUI
1 4 (15.38%) StarTeam
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
1 4 (15.38%) Fiddler
1 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
1 4 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (15.38%) NetBeans
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Behat
2 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) SOAP
4 6 (23.08%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 4 (15.38%) JAX-WS
6 4 (15.38%) JSON
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Dojo
6 4 (15.38%) J2SE
6 4 (15.38%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Statistics
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
1 4 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) MapReduce
5 4 (15.38%) Information Governance
5 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 4 (15.38%) AOP
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) OCPJP
1 4 (15.38%) OCMJD
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Tableau
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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