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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 59 40 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.37% 4.77% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 4.89% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 27
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +18.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
1131 1044 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.75% 97.57% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 978 950 1293
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -8 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Horsham -14 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Burgess Hill -12 2 £50,000 +100.00%
Chichester -12 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Gatwick - 1 £40,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 71 (73.20%) C#
2 69 (71.13%) .NET
3 59 (60.82%) SQL
4 52 (53.61%) SQL Server
5 51 (52.58%) C++
6 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
7 45 (46.39%) JavaScript
8 41 (42.27%) MVC
9 38 (39.18%) HTML
10 36 (37.11%) CSS
11 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
14 32 (32.99%) XML
14 32 (32.99%) Visual Studio
15 31 (31.96%) Java
16 26 (26.80%) SOAP
17 25 (25.77%) T-SQL
17 25 (25.77%) Degree
18 24 (24.74%) Windows
18 24 (24.74%) Web Services
19 22 (22.68%) C
20 21 (21.65%) RESTful
21 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
22 16 (16.49%) JSON
23 15 (15.46%) J2EE
23 15 (15.46%) LINQ
24 14 (14.43%) SaaS
24 14 (14.43%) Line Management
24 14 (14.43%) DHTML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (5.15%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.09%) 3G
2 3 (3.09%) GPRS
2 3 (3.09%) LAN
2 3 (3.09%) PSTN
2 3 (3.09%) WAN
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (53.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) SQLite
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.12%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) MSTest
3 3 (3.09%) Moq
4 2 (2.06%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.06%) Selenium
5 1 (1.03%) jMock
5 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.03%) Mockito
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Banking
2 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
2 8 (8.25%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) French Language
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (71.13%) .NET
2 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) HTML
4 36 (37.11%) CSS
5 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (32.99%) XML
7 26 (26.80%) SOAP
8 24 (24.74%) Web Services
9 21 (21.65%) RESTful
10 16 (16.49%) JSON
11 15 (15.46%) LINQ
11 15 (15.46%) J2EE
12 14 (14.43%) DHTML
12 14 (14.43%) ADO.NET
13 13 (13.40%) WPF
14 9 (9.28%) WinForms
15 8 (8.25%) jQuery
16 7 (7.22%) JSP
17 5 (5.15%) Struts
17 5 (5.15%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
1 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.09%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.06%) Physics
3 2 (2.06%) RIA
4 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Windows
2 13 (13.40%) Linux
3 10 (10.31%) Android
3 10 (10.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) MVC
2 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
4 14 (14.43%) TDD
4 14 (14.43%) Line Management
5 11 (11.34%) OO
6 8 (8.25%) OOP
6 8 (8.25%) Scrum
7 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.15%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.09%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.09%) Validation
9 3 (3.09%) Android Development
9 3 (3.09%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (3.09%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (2.06%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.06%) OO PHP
10 2 (2.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.20%) C#
2 59 (60.82%) SQL
3 51 (52.58%) C++
4 45 (46.39%) JavaScript
5 31 (31.96%) Java
6 25 (25.77%) T-SQL
7 22 (22.68%) C
8 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.15%) PHP
10 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.09%) VBScript
12 2 (2.06%) Tcl
13 1 (1.03%) VB6
13 1 (1.03%) XPath
13 1 (1.03%) GLSL
13 1 (1.03%) Fortran
13 1 (1.03%) XQuery
13 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Perforce
3 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago