The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 100 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.51% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.076% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.55%
Senior Software 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
1165 1309 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.15% 96.61% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1164 1228
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,700 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Horsham - 4 £45,750 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
4 14 (66.67%) jQuery
5 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 13 (61.90%) MVC
6 12 (57.14%) C++
7 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 11 (52.38%) Web Services
8 10 (47.62%) .NET
8 10 (47.62%) OO
8 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
9 9 (42.86%) Degree
9 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
9 9 (42.86%) Java
10 8 (38.10%) PHP
10 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (38.10%) TDD
10 8 (38.10%) REST
11 7 (33.33%) Behat
11 7 (33.33%) BDD
11 7 (33.33%) nginx
11 7 (33.33%) PHPUnit
11 7 (33.33%) OO PHP
11 7 (33.33%) iptables
11 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 7 (33.33%) Apache

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) nginx
1 7 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) DNN
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Behat
1 7 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Moq
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) HTML
2 16 (76.19%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) Ajax
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 2 (9.52%) Caliburn.Micro
10 2 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (9.52%) Breeze.js
10 2 (9.52%) WCF
10 2 (9.52%) WPF
11 1 (4.76%) J2SE
11 1 (4.76%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.52%) MVVM
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) UML
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Kanban
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) C++
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter