The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 64 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 28 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.58% 3.71% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.75% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 34
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1041 1332 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.77% 98.81% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1186 926
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chichester +7 9 £32,000 +28.00% 2
Crawley +12 7 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Gatwick - 5 £42,500 -
Horsham +4 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Worthing - 2 £62,500 - 1
East Grinstead +11 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Shoreham-by-Sea +7 1 £37,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 38 (55.07%) Software Engineering
4 33 (47.83%) C#
5 32 (46.38%) HTML
5 32 (46.38%) .NET
6 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
7 29 (42.03%) CSS
7 29 (42.03%) C++
8 26 (37.68%) SQL
9 24 (34.78%) Degree
10 20 (28.99%) MVC
11 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
12 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
12 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
12 17 (24.64%) Java
13 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
15 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
16 12 (17.39%) MFC
16 12 (17.39%) UML
16 12 (17.39%) TDD
17 11 (15.94%) STL
17 11 (15.94%) OpenGL
17 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
17 11 (15.94%) jQuery
17 11 (15.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 10 (14.49%) WPF
19 9 (13.04%) WCF
19 9 (13.04%) Web Services

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) NUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) Grunt
3 3 (4.35%) gulp
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) JSUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.70%) Games
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) .NET
1 32 (46.38%) HTML
2 29 (42.03%) CSS
3 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
4 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
6 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
7 12 (17.39%) MFC
8 11 (15.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (15.94%) jQuery
8 11 (15.94%) OpenGL
8 11 (15.94%) STL
9 10 (14.49%) WPF
10 9 (13.04%) HTML5
10 9 (13.04%) WCF
10 9 (13.04%) Web Services
11 8 (11.59%) Entity Framework
12 7 (10.14%) Ajax
12 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (10.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.07%) Software Engineering
3 20 (28.99%) MVC
4 12 (17.39%) TDD
4 12 (17.39%) UML
5 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.14%) Multithreaded Programming
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
8 6 (8.70%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) OOD
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (4.35%) RAD
11 3 (4.35%) SDLC
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 29 (42.03%) C++
4 26 (37.68%) SQL
5 17 (24.64%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.35%) Scala
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) C++/CLI
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago