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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 407 366 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.85% 26.37% 27.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.44% 27.50% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 383 326 379
Average salary £41,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1217 1331 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.22% 95.89% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1166 1181
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 143 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Horsham +3 114 £42,000 +5.00% 16
Haywards Heath +2 26 £37,500 -6.25%
Chichester +1 22 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Gatwick -5 12 £50,000 - 2
Worthing -10 11 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Burgess Hill -3 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Bognor Regis - 2 £33,750 - 1
East Grinstead -8 1 £25,000 -41.17% 1
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Pulborough - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 363 (47.89%) JavaScript
2 339 (44.72%) HTML
3 332 (43.80%) C#
4 330 (43.54%) CSS
5 321 (42.35%) .NET
6 291 (38.39%) SQL Server
7 273 (36.02%) SQL
8 246 (32.45%) MVC
9 242 (31.93%) Java
10 234 (30.87%) ASP.NET
11 230 (30.34%) jQuery
12 228 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
13 199 (26.25%) Software Engineering
14 184 (24.27%) Degree
15 177 (23.35%) Linux
16 172 (22.69%) Apache
17 163 (21.50%) Web Services
18 150 (19.79%) TDD
19 141 (18.60%) PHP
20 136 (17.94%) Microsoft
21 132 (17.41%) Computer Science
22 118 (15.57%) Ajax
23 117 (15.44%) Tomcat
24 115 (15.17%) MySQL
25 112 (14.78%) XML
26 110 (14.51%) Windows
27 101 (13.32%) C++
28 97 (12.80%) Oracle
29 96 (12.66%) Spring
30 95 (12.53%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 172 (22.69%) Apache
2 117 (15.44%) Tomcat
3 43 (5.67%) IIS
4 34 (4.49%) WebSphere
5 30 (3.96%) nginx
6 29 (3.83%) Apache Solr
7 28 (3.69%) Drupal
8 17 (2.24%) CMS
9 13 (1.72%) Node.js
10 10 (1.32%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.19%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.79%) JBoss
13 6 (0.79%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.79%) CICS
13 6 (0.79%) Jetty
14 5 (0.66%) SAS
15 4 (0.53%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.26%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.26%) Shopify
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.92%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (0.40%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.30%) DNS
2 23 (3.03%) Internet
3 21 (2.77%) DHCP
4 12 (1.58%) Broadband
5 9 (1.19%) HTTP
6 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.53%) Intranet
7 3 (0.40%) CTI
8 2 (0.26%) Skype
9 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (38.39%) SQL Server
2 115 (15.17%) MySQL
3 42 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 24 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
5 23 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (1.45%) DB2
10 11 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.79%) WebFOCUS
14 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.66%) Base SAS
14 5 (0.66%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 88 (11.61%) Git (software)
2 87 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 68 (8.97%) Subversion
4 38 (5.01%) Ant
5 37 (4.88%) NUnit
6 36 (4.75%) Eclipse
7 33 (4.35%) JUnit
7 33 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 26 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (3.30%) JIRA
10 21 (2.77%) Behat
10 21 (2.77%) PHPUnit
11 17 (2.24%) Maven
12 16 (2.11%) Mockito
13 15 (1.98%) Moq
13 15 (1.98%) Selenium
14 12 (1.58%) JSUnit
14 12 (1.58%) MSTest
15 8 (1.06%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.06%) ReSharper
General
1 71 (9.37%) Finance
2 64 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.69%) Retail
4 22 (2.90%) Marketing
5 21 (2.77%) Games
6 18 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.45%) Banking
8 9 (1.19%) Advertising
9 4 (0.53%) Legal
10 3 (0.40%) Law
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (44.72%) HTML
2 330 (43.54%) CSS
3 321 (42.35%) .NET
4 234 (30.87%) ASP.NET
5 230 (30.34%) jQuery
6 163 (21.50%) Web Services
7 118 (15.57%) Ajax
8 112 (14.78%) XML
9 96 (12.66%) Spring
10 90 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 87 (11.48%) HTML5
12 82 (10.82%) J2EE
13 81 (10.69%) JSP
14 63 (8.31%) .NET Framework
15 61 (8.05%) Hibernate
16 58 (7.65%) CSS3
17 53 (6.99%) REST
18 50 (6.60%) WCF
18 50 (6.60%) AngularJS
19 48 (6.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 132 (17.41%) Computer Science
2 44 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 33 (4.35%) GIS
4 30 (3.96%) User Experience
5 27 (3.56%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
8 22 (2.90%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.24%) iPhone
10 12 (1.58%) FMCG
11 11 (1.45%) Digital Media
11 11 (1.45%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.32%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.32%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.32%) Statistics
12 10 (1.32%) Tandem
13 9 (1.19%) Social Media
14 6 (0.79%) Open Source
14 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 177 (23.35%) Linux
2 110 (14.51%) Windows
3 53 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (5.15%) UNIX
5 31 (4.09%) Android
6 14 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.19%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.79%) zOS
10 5 (0.66%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.26%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (32.45%) MVC
2 228 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (26.25%) Software Engineering
4 150 (19.79%) TDD
5 95 (12.53%) OO
6 93 (12.27%) Unit Testing
7 88 (11.61%) Web Development
8 61 (8.05%) Scrum
9 60 (7.92%) UML
10 51 (6.73%) E-Commerce
11 47 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (5.54%) BDD
13 39 (5.15%) Multithreading
14 29 (3.83%) OOP
14 29 (3.83%) SOA
15 27 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (3.56%) Kanban
15 27 (3.56%) OO PHP
16 25 (3.30%) MVVM
17 24 (3.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 363 (47.89%) JavaScript
2 332 (43.80%) C#
3 273 (36.02%) SQL
4 242 (31.93%) Java
5 141 (18.60%) PHP
6 101 (13.32%) C++
7 67 (8.84%) VB.NET
8 56 (7.39%) T-SQL
9 31 (4.09%) VB
10 30 (3.96%) Python
11 24 (3.17%) HQL
12 23 (3.03%) C
13 17 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.98%) VB6
15 14 (1.85%) PHP5
15 14 (1.85%) COBOL
16 9 (1.19%) Assembly Language
17 8 (1.06%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.92%) Embedded C++
19 6 (0.79%) JCL
Qualifications
1 184 (24.27%) Degree
2 21 (2.77%) OCPJP
3 19 (2.51%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.79%) OCMJD
6 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.26%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.13%) MCP
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.13%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.72%) QA
2 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (2.77%) iptables
2 8 (1.06%) Varnish
3 3 (0.40%) Firmware
4 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 136 (17.94%) Microsoft
2 97 (12.80%) Oracle
3 53 (6.99%) Red Hat
4 31 (4.09%) hybris
5 27 (3.56%) Google
5 27 (3.56%) Zend
6 26 (3.43%) Endeca
7 21 (2.77%) Sun
8 12 (1.58%) iRise
8 12 (1.58%) Facebook
9 9 (1.19%) Tableau
10 8 (1.06%) Red Gate
10 8 (1.06%) Twitter
11 7 (0.92%) Adobe
12 6 (0.79%) Progress
12 6 (0.79%) IBM
12 6 (0.79%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.53%) Apple
13 4 (0.53%) Sony
13 4 (0.53%) Yahoo!
Horsham, Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65k
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 6 days ago