The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 6 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 20.51% 5.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 20.51% 5.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39 86 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 100.00% 92.47% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 97
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Sussex

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) SaaS
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ
3 6 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) HND
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) ADO.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ
3 6 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND