The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 56 55 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 52 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.14% 3.45% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 3.55% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 22
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1224 1098 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.53% 97.17% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 967 1147
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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 Software Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Burgess Hill - 9 £50,000 -
Crawley -6 7 £47,500 +15.85%
Horsham -9 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Chichester -13 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Worthing -13 4 £32,500 -23.52%
Gatwick - 2 £47,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 82 (76.64%) C#
1 82 (76.64%) .NET
2 63 (58.88%) SQL
3 61 (57.01%) SQL Server
4 58 (54.21%) C++
5 47 (43.93%) ASP.NET
6 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
6 38 (35.51%) MVC
7 37 (34.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (33.64%) Visual Studio
9 35 (32.71%) XML
9 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
10 34 (31.78%) JavaScript
10 34 (31.78%) Windows
11 32 (29.91%) Degree
12 29 (27.10%) HTML
12 29 (27.10%) Java
13 27 (25.23%) CSS
14 26 (24.30%) Web Services
15 24 (22.43%) T-SQL
16 23 (21.50%) SOAP
17 21 (19.63%) TDD
18 18 (16.82%) RESTful
19 17 (15.89%) C
19 17 (15.89%) JSON
19 17 (15.89%) WPF
20 16 (14.95%) Linux
20 16 (14.95%) Finance
21 15 (14.02%) DHTML
21 15 (14.02%) ADO.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.67%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) 3G
2 2 (1.87%) GPRS
2 2 (1.87%) LAN
2 2 (1.87%) PSTN
2 2 (1.87%) WAN
2 2 (1.87%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (57.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQLite
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (33.64%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.54%) Subversion
3 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.80%) MSTest
4 3 (2.80%) Moq
5 2 (1.87%) Mockito
5 2 (1.87%) JUnit
5 2 (1.87%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
5 2 (1.87%) jMock
6 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (14.95%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Banking
2 13 (12.15%) Investment Banking
2 13 (12.15%) Marketing
3 3 (2.80%) Legal
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (76.64%) .NET
2 47 (43.93%) ASP.NET
3 37 (34.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (32.71%) XML
5 29 (27.10%) HTML
6 27 (25.23%) CSS
7 26 (24.30%) Web Services
8 23 (21.50%) SOAP
9 18 (16.82%) RESTful
10 17 (15.89%) JSON
10 17 (15.89%) WPF
11 15 (14.02%) LINQ
11 15 (14.02%) ADO.NET
11 15 (14.02%) DHTML
12 14 (13.08%) WinForms
13 8 (7.48%) MFC
14 7 (6.54%) J2EE
14 7 (6.54%) jQuery
15 6 (5.61%) .NET Framework
16 5 (4.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.80%) RIA
3 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.87%) Physics
4 2 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.78%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) Linux
3 12 (11.21%) Android
3 12 (11.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) MVC
2 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.63%) TDD
4 14 (13.08%) OO
5 10 (9.35%) Scrum
5 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.61%) Automated Testing
7 5 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.74%) Content Management
8 4 (3.74%) BDD
8 4 (3.74%) Build Automation
9 3 (2.80%) Android Development
9 3 (2.80%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (2.80%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.80%) Validation
9 3 (2.80%) UML
9 3 (2.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 82 (76.64%) C#
2 63 (58.88%) SQL
3 58 (54.21%) C++
4 34 (31.78%) JavaScript
5 29 (27.10%) Java
6 24 (22.43%) T-SQL
7 17 (15.89%) C
8 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.74%) XQuery
9 4 (3.74%) XPath
10 3 (2.80%) VBScript
10 3 (2.80%) PHP
11 2 (1.87%) VB
11 2 (1.87%) GLSL
11 2 (1.87%) Tcl
11 2 (1.87%) VB6
12 1 (0.93%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 32 (29.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Mercator
3 1 (0.93%) Perforce
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago