The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 72 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 28 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.30% 2.78% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.87% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 35
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
1188 1079 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.86% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 956 1156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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 +1 14 £42,500 - 2
Horsham -7 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Burgess Hill - 2 £48,750 -
Gatwick -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Haywards Heath - 1 £40,000 - 2
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 55 (72.37%) JavaScript
2 49 (64.47%) HTML
3 45 (59.21%) SQL
4 40 (52.63%) CSS
5 39 (51.32%) Java
6 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
7 31 (40.79%) XML
8 28 (36.84%) SOAP
8 28 (36.84%) Web Services
9 27 (35.53%) J2EE
10 25 (32.89%) Finance
11 23 (30.26%) C#
11 23 (30.26%) Windows
12 22 (28.95%) XSLT
13 20 (26.32%) JSF
14 19 (25.00%) .NET
15 18 (23.68%) DB2
15 18 (23.68%) XSL
15 18 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
15 18 (23.68%) MS Office
15 18 (23.68%) JBoss
15 18 (23.68%) IBM Notes
15 18 (23.68%) JAX-RPC
15 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
15 18 (23.68%) WebSphere Process Server
15 18 (23.68%) JRules
15 18 (23.68%) FileNet
15 18 (23.68%) IBM
15 18 (23.68%) ILOG
15 18 (23.68%) Lotus

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
1 18 (23.68%) IBM Notes
1 18 (23.68%) FileNet
1 18 (23.68%) WebSphere Process Server
1 18 (23.68%) WebSphere
1 18 (23.68%) WebSphere Portal
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Office
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
1 1 (1.32%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) GPRS
1 2 (2.63%) LAN
1 2 (2.63%) PSTN
1 2 (2.63%) WAN
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) DB2
2 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (9.21%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.58%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (6.58%) Star Schema
6 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
1 18 (23.68%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (64.47%) HTML
2 40 (52.63%) CSS
3 31 (40.79%) XML
4 28 (36.84%) SOAP
4 28 (36.84%) Web Services
5 27 (35.53%) J2EE
6 22 (28.95%) XSLT
7 20 (26.32%) JSF
8 19 (25.00%) .NET
9 18 (23.68%) JAX-RPC
9 18 (23.68%) XSL
9 18 (23.68%) JRules
9 18 (23.68%) Dojo
10 13 (17.11%) jQuery
11 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.53%) JSP
13 6 (7.89%) RESTful
13 6 (7.89%) Spring
13 6 (7.89%) Ajax
13 6 (7.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) DataPower
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Social Media
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) UNIX
3 7 (9.21%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Project Management
1 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
2 16 (21.05%) Web Development
3 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.47%) OO
5 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.53%) OOP
8 6 (7.89%) MVC
9 5 (6.58%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (6.58%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.26%) Workflow
10 4 (5.26%) UML
11 3 (3.95%) B2C
11 3 (3.95%) Document Management
12 2 (2.63%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) JavaScript
2 45 (59.21%) SQL
3 39 (51.32%) Java
4 23 (30.26%) C#
5 16 (21.05%) C
6 9 (11.84%) C++
7 8 (10.53%) PHP
7 8 (10.53%) VB
7 8 (10.53%) VB6
8 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
8 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) X++
9 1 (1.32%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.68%) JBoss
2 18 (23.68%) IBM
2 18 (23.68%) ILOG
2 18 (23.68%) Lotus
3 15 (19.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Perforce
4 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.32%) Informatica
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago