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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 44 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 76 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.33% 5.31% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.66% 5.38% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 45
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1141 1172 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.08% 98.74% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1044 1173
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Horsham +18 23 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Burgess Hill - 23 £47,500 - 3
Crawley -19 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Haywards Heath +1 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Gatwick 0 6 £45,000 -10.00%
East Grinstead -9 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 98 (69.50%) Software Engineering
2 97 (68.79%) JavaScript
3 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (53.90%) SQL Server
5 75 (53.19%) C#
6 74 (52.48%) C++
7 73 (51.77%) .NET
8 63 (44.68%) CSS
8 63 (44.68%) Degree
9 62 (43.97%) HTML
10 53 (37.59%) SQL
11 52 (36.88%) Computer Science
12 51 (36.17%) Windows
13 50 (35.46%) OO
13 50 (35.46%) Multithreading
14 44 (31.21%) Java
15 42 (29.79%) .NET Framework
16 40 (28.37%) MVC
17 37 (26.24%) OOD
18 35 (24.82%) Games
19 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
19 33 (23.40%) jQuery
20 31 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
20 31 (21.99%) Linux
21 30 (21.28%) Web Services
22 29 (20.57%) SDLC
22 29 (20.57%) ASP.NET
23 28 (19.86%) XML
24 27 (19.15%) UML

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 15 (10.64%) Apache
2 8 (5.67%) GlassFish
2 8 (5.67%) JBoss
2 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.67%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.71%) Liferay
Applications
1 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.42%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.71%) HTTP
1 1 (0.71%) RS-232
1 1 (0.71%) SNMP
1 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (53.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.77%) MySQL
2 18 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.06%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (9.93%) NoSQL
5 12 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) DB2
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.06%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.80%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.67%) JUnit
4 8 (5.67%) Maven
4 8 (5.67%) NetBeans
4 8 (5.67%) StarTeam
4 8 (5.67%) Subversion
4 8 (5.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.71%) PHPUnit
General
1 35 (24.82%) Games
2 21 (14.89%) Finance
3 11 (7.80%) Banking
3 11 (7.80%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.77%) .NET
2 63 (44.68%) CSS
3 62 (43.97%) HTML
4 42 (29.79%) .NET Framework
5 33 (23.40%) jQuery
6 30 (21.28%) Web Services
7 29 (20.57%) ASP.NET
8 28 (19.86%) XML
9 26 (18.44%) JSON
10 20 (14.18%) WPF
11 19 (13.48%) WCF
12 18 (12.77%) XSLT
13 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (12.06%) MFC
14 16 (11.35%) Entity Framework
14 16 (11.35%) Spring
15 15 (10.64%) Dojo
16 14 (9.93%) Silverlight
16 14 (9.93%) SOAP
17 13 (9.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.88%) Computer Science
2 31 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (17.73%) Visualisation
4 17 (12.06%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.67%) Clustering
6 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.71%) DataPower
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) Physics
8 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.17%) Windows
2 31 (21.99%) Linux
3 13 (9.22%) Android
4 11 (7.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (69.50%) Software Engineering
2 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (35.46%) Multithreading
3 50 (35.46%) OO
4 40 (28.37%) MVC
5 37 (26.24%) OOD
6 29 (20.57%) SDLC
7 27 (19.15%) UML
8 23 (16.31%) TDD
9 21 (14.89%) Web Development
10 18 (12.77%) OOP
11 17 (12.06%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.09%) Unit Testing
14 8 (5.67%) AOP
14 8 (5.67%) Load Balancing
14 8 (5.67%) Software Architecture
15 4 (2.84%) Web Design
16 3 (2.13%) Automated Testing
17 2 (1.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 97 (68.79%) JavaScript
2 75 (53.19%) C#
3 74 (52.48%) C++
4 53 (37.59%) SQL
5 44 (31.21%) Java
6 26 (18.44%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.67%) Perl
7 8 (5.67%) PHP
8 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.55%) C
10 4 (2.84%) C++/CLI
11 3 (2.13%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.71%) COBOL
12 1 (0.71%) JCL
12 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (44.68%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) OCPJP
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Control-M
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.89%) Oracle
3 7 (4.96%) Sun
4 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.42%) Google
5 1 (0.71%) BMC
5 1 (0.71%) Compuware
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) Pega
5 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
Burgess Hill, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Hassocks
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago