The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 26.56% 44.00% 38.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.42% 44.00% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 23
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 50 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 96.88% 100.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 65
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
South East

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sussex

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (63.64%) C#
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
4 15 (45.45%) OO
4 15 (45.45%) MVC
5 14 (42.42%) TDD
5 14 (42.42%) Marketing
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 14 (42.42%) C++
6 12 (36.36%) HTML
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) PHP
8 10 (30.30%) ADO
9 9 (27.27%) C
9 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Java
9 9 (27.27%) RUP
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 9 (27.27%) SOAP
9 9 (27.27%) RAD
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (27.27%) Scrum
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Apache Solr
9 9 (27.27%) Waterfall

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (27.27%) Apache Solr
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Drupal
3 4 (12.12%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 14 (42.42%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 10 (30.30%) ADO
6 9 (27.27%) SOAP
7 8 (24.24%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) WinForms
8 5 (15.15%) WPF
8 5 (15.15%) Symfony
9 4 (12.12%) LAMP
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.03%) DAO
11 1 (3.03%) XHTML
11 1 (3.03%) XML
11 1 (3.03%) COM+
11 1 (3.03%) DCOM
11 1 (3.03%) HTML5
11 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) OO
1 15 (45.45%) MVC
2 14 (42.42%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) RUP
3 9 (27.27%) RAD
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Android Development
7 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 2 (6.06%) Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 1 (3.03%) SEO
9 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) PHP
5 9 (27.27%) C
5 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 4 (12.12%) VB
6 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) PHP5
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle