The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 402 335 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.11% 26.80% 27.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.83% 27.96% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 366 295 350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 West 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 1198 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.99% 95.84% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1043 1103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Crawley +3 157 £41,000 -8.88% 10
Horsham +1 92 £40,000 - 12
Haywards Heath +1 35 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Gatwick 0 13 £50,000 -
Worthing -11 13 £38,213 -10.08% 7
Chichester +2 12 £37,500 +19.04% 8
Burgess Hill +1 11 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Steyning 0 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Pulborough - 2 - - 1
East Grinstead -1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Shoreham-by-Sea -3 1 £45,000 +9.75%
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 339 (47.28%) JavaScript
2 328 (45.75%) C#
3 310 (43.24%) HTML
3 310 (43.24%) .NET
4 298 (41.56%) CSS
5 270 (37.66%) SQL
6 268 (37.38%) SQL Server
7 237 (33.05%) ASP.NET
8 232 (32.36%) Java
9 230 (32.08%) MVC
10 213 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
11 205 (28.59%) jQuery
12 189 (26.36%) Software Engineering
13 182 (25.38%) Degree
14 168 (23.43%) Linux
15 166 (23.15%) Web Services
16 161 (22.45%) Apache
17 151 (21.06%) TDD
18 128 (17.85%) Microsoft
19 127 (17.71%) PHP
20 124 (17.29%) Computer Science
21 115 (16.04%) Ajax
22 113 (15.76%) XML
23 110 (15.34%) Tomcat
24 108 (15.06%) Windows
25 106 (14.78%) MySQL
26 102 (14.23%) C++
27 99 (13.81%) Oracle
28 91 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
28 91 (12.69%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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
1 161 (22.45%) Apache
2 110 (15.34%) Tomcat
3 42 (5.86%) IIS
4 30 (4.18%) WebSphere
5 29 (4.04%) nginx
6 27 (3.77%) Apache Solr
7 25 (3.49%) Drupal
8 19 (2.65%) CMS
9 10 (1.39%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.39%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.26%) SAS
11 8 (1.12%) Node.js
12 7 (0.98%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.84%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.84%) JBoss
14 5 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.56%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.56%) CICS
15 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.56%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Mingle
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.42%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) Shopify
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.42%) SaaS
2 3 (0.42%) Office 365
3 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Force.com
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.49%) DNS
1 25 (3.49%) Internet
2 21 (2.93%) DHCP
3 12 (1.67%) Broadband
4 9 (1.26%) HTTP
5 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.56%) Intranet
6 3 (0.42%) CTI
7 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (37.38%) SQL Server
2 106 (14.78%) MySQL
3 26 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 24 (3.35%) Oracle ODI
5 18 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.98%) Base SAS
12 7 (0.98%) DB2
13 5 (0.70%) WebFOCUS
13 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.56%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.56%) QlikView
15 3 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 90 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 78 (10.88%) Visual Studio
3 71 (9.90%) Subversion
4 38 (5.30%) NUnit
5 36 (5.02%) Ant
5 36 (5.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 32 (4.46%) Eclipse
7 26 (3.63%) JUnit
7 26 (3.63%) JIRA
8 21 (2.93%) PHPUnit
8 21 (2.93%) Behat
9 19 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (1.95%) Selenium
10 14 (1.95%) Maven
11 13 (1.81%) Mockito
12 12 (1.67%) Moq
12 12 (1.67%) JSUnit
12 12 (1.67%) MSTest
13 6 (0.84%) ReSharper
14 4 (0.56%) NetBeans
General
1 68 (9.48%) Finance
2 62 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.63%) Marketing
4 24 (3.35%) Retail
5 18 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.95%) Banking
7 12 (1.67%) Advertising
8 9 (1.26%) Games
9 5 (0.70%) Publishing
10 4 (0.56%) Legal
11 3 (0.42%) Law
11 3 (0.42%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (43.24%) HTML
1 310 (43.24%) .NET
2 298 (41.56%) CSS
3 237 (33.05%) ASP.NET
4 205 (28.59%) jQuery
5 166 (23.15%) Web Services
6 115 (16.04%) Ajax
7 113 (15.76%) XML
8 91 (12.69%) Spring
8 91 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 83 (11.58%) J2EE
10 81 (11.30%) JSP
11 77 (10.74%) HTML5
12 60 (8.37%) .NET Framework
13 57 (7.95%) Hibernate
14 53 (7.39%) WCF
15 48 (6.69%) CSS3
16 46 (6.42%) REST
17 44 (6.14%) RabbitMQ
17 44 (6.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.29%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.86%) Visualisation
3 32 (4.46%) GIS
4 29 (4.04%) User Experience
5 27 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 25 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.21%) Inversion of Control
7 23 (3.21%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.95%) Tandem
9 12 (1.67%) Statistics
9 12 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.67%) iPhone
10 11 (1.53%) Digital Media
11 9 (1.26%) FMCG
12 7 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.70%) Open Source
13 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.56%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 168 (23.43%) Linux
2 108 (15.06%) Windows
3 48 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (5.30%) UNIX
5 25 (3.49%) Android
6 10 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.70%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.56%) zOS
10 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (32.08%) MVC
2 213 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (26.36%) Software Engineering
4 151 (21.06%) TDD
5 88 (12.27%) Unit Testing
6 79 (11.02%) OO
7 77 (10.74%) Web Development
8 64 (8.93%) Scrum
9 53 (7.39%) UML
10 51 (7.11%) E-Commerce
11 47 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (6.42%) BDD
13 39 (5.44%) Multithreading
14 27 (3.77%) SOA
15 26 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (3.63%) Web Application Development
16 25 (3.49%) OOP
17 24 (3.35%) Knowledge Management
17 24 (3.35%) OO PHP
18 23 (3.21%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 339 (47.28%) JavaScript
2 328 (45.75%) C#
3 270 (37.66%) SQL
4 232 (32.36%) Java
5 127 (17.71%) PHP
6 102 (14.23%) C++
7 67 (9.34%) VB.NET
8 47 (6.56%) T-SQL
9 34 (4.74%) VB
10 29 (4.04%) Python
11 26 (3.63%) C
12 22 (3.07%) HQL
13 19 (2.65%) PL/SQL
13 19 (2.65%) VB6
14 10 (1.39%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.39%) COBOL
15 8 (1.12%) PHP5
15 8 (1.12%) SAS Macro
16 6 (0.84%) Embedded C++
16 6 (0.84%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 182 (25.38%) Degree
2 24 (3.35%) OCPJP
3 22 (3.07%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.84%) OCMJD
6 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.28%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.26%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (2.93%) iptables
2 8 (1.12%) Varnish
3 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 128 (17.85%) Microsoft
2 99 (13.81%) Oracle
3 48 (6.69%) Red Hat
4 29 (4.04%) hybris
5 24 (3.35%) Endeca
5 24 (3.35%) Sun
6 19 (2.65%) Google
7 14 (1.95%) Zend
8 12 (1.67%) iRise
9 8 (1.12%) Facebook
9 8 (1.12%) Twitter
10 6 (0.84%) Tableau
10 6 (0.84%) Adobe
11 5 (0.70%) IBM
12 4 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.56%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.28%) TARGIT
13 2 (0.28%) Progress
13 2 (0.28%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
Horsham, Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Lancing, West Sussex
ACS Performance
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancing, West Sussex
ACS Performance
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35-40k (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18-22k (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
The St. Philip Howard High School
Salary: £30,178 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago