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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 56 44 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 44 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.69% 4.10% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.21% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 17
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
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
1167 1046 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.98% 97.48% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 950 1230
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 -6 14 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Horsham -8 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Chichester -13 3 £35,000 -9.67%
Burgess Hill - 3 £50,000 -
Worthing -9 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Gatwick - 1 £40,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 76 (76.00%) C#
2 74 (74.00%) .NET
3 61 (61.00%) SQL
4 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
5 52 (52.00%) C++
6 48 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 42 (42.00%) JavaScript
8 39 (39.00%) MVC
9 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (35.00%) HTML
10 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (34.00%) Visual Studio
11 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
12 33 (33.00%) CSS
12 33 (33.00%) XML
13 30 (30.00%) Java
14 27 (27.00%) Degree
15 26 (26.00%) SOAP
15 26 (26.00%) Windows
16 25 (25.00%) Web Services
16 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
17 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
18 21 (21.00%) RESTful
19 20 (20.00%) C
20 16 (16.00%) JSON
21 15 (15.00%) TDD
21 15 (15.00%) LINQ
22 14 (14.00%) SaaS
22 14 (14.00%) Line Management
22 14 (14.00%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (6.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) WAN
2 3 (3.00%) GPRS
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) PSTN
2 3 (3.00%) 3G
3 2 (2.00%) DHCP
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.00%) SQLite
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (34.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) Moq
3 3 (3.00%) MSTest
4 2 (2.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (1.00%) jMock
5 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.00%) JUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.00%) Mockito
General
1 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Banking
2 9 (9.00%) Marketing
2 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) French Language
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (74.00%) .NET
2 48 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (35.00%) HTML
3 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (33.00%) CSS
4 33 (33.00%) XML
5 26 (26.00%) SOAP
6 25 (25.00%) Web Services
7 21 (21.00%) RESTful
8 16 (16.00%) JSON
9 15 (15.00%) LINQ
10 14 (14.00%) WPF
10 14 (14.00%) DHTML
10 14 (14.00%) ADO.NET
11 12 (12.00%) J2EE
12 10 (10.00%) WinForms
13 8 (8.00%) jQuery
14 7 (7.00%) JSP
15 5 (5.00%) Ajax
15 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) RIA
4 2 (2.00%) Physics
5 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (11.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) MVC
2 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.00%) TDD
5 14 (14.00%) Line Management
6 12 (12.00%) OO
7 8 (8.00%) Scrum
8 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.00%) OOP
9 5 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.00%) Validation
10 3 (3.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.00%) Android Development
10 3 (3.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (3.00%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.00%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.00%) OO PHP
11 2 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 76 (76.00%) C#
2 61 (61.00%) SQL
3 52 (52.00%) C++
4 42 (42.00%) JavaScript
5 30 (30.00%) Java
6 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 20 (20.00%) C
8 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.00%) PHP
10 3 (3.00%) VBScript
11 2 (2.00%) VB
11 2 (2.00%) Tcl
11 2 (2.00%) VB6
12 1 (1.00%) XPath
12 1 (1.00%) Fortran
12 1 (1.00%) XQuery
12 1 (1.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 27 (27.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) Perforce
3 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: competitve salay based on experience, plus benefits.
Posted: 14 days ago