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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 41.82% 20.69% 11.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.59% 25.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 7
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,017 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
54 72 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 98.18% 82.76% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 50
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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 1 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sussex

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (80.65%) HTML
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
1 25 (80.65%) CSS
2 23 (74.19%) Web Services
3 17 (54.84%) AngularJS
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 15 (48.39%) C#
5 15 (48.39%) jQuery
6 13 (41.94%) REST
6 13 (41.94%) PHP
7 12 (38.71%) MVC
7 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 12 (38.71%) Web Development
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (38.71%) Node.js
7 12 (38.71%) Drupal
7 12 (38.71%) PHP5
7 12 (38.71%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) Open Source
8 11 (35.48%) XML
8 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
9 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
10 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
11 8 (25.81%) LINQ
11 8 (25.81%) JSON
11 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
11 8 (25.81%) SOAP
11 8 (25.81%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (38.71%) Node.js
1 12 (38.71%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) RavenDB
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (6.45%) Moq
2 2 (6.45%) WATIR
2 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.45%) NCrunch
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Robolectric
3 1 (3.23%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.23%) Mockito
3 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
1 25 (80.65%) CSS
2 23 (74.19%) Web Services
3 17 (54.84%) AngularJS
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
4 15 (48.39%) jQuery
5 13 (41.94%) REST
6 12 (38.71%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (38.71%) HTML5
7 11 (35.48%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
8 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
9 8 (25.81%) LINQ
9 8 (25.81%) JSON
9 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
9 8 (25.81%) RESTful
10 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (6.45%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Web Development
3 4 (12.90%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) OOD
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) PHP
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) PHP5
5 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) RedPrairie
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Endeca
2 1 (3.23%) Dell
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