The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 60 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 50 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.58% 4.24% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 4.42% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 38
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1338 1380 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.91% 95.97% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1157 1135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +10 20 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Gatwick - 13 £55,000 -
Horsham -14 10 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Burgess Hill +5 6 £43,750 -2.77%
Chichester +9 2 - - 1
Steyning - 2 £32,500 -
Worthing 0 1 £42,500 +25.00%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 72 (67.92%) C++
2 56 (52.83%) C#
3 55 (51.89%) .NET
4 47 (44.34%) Software Engineering
5 39 (36.79%) Windows
6 36 (33.96%) SQL
6 36 (33.96%) Java
7 35 (33.02%) Degree
8 34 (32.08%) SQL Server
9 21 (19.81%) OO
10 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
10 20 (18.87%) MVC
10 20 (18.87%) WPF
11 19 (17.92%) Finance
11 19 (17.92%) TDD
12 18 (16.98%) Marketing
12 18 (16.98%) HTML
12 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
13 16 (15.09%) Oracle
13 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
14 15 (14.15%) Visual Studio
14 15 (14.15%) C
14 15 (14.15%) WinForms
15 14 (13.21%) Banking
15 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
15 14 (13.21%) Investment Banking
15 14 (13.21%) XML
16 13 (12.26%) Web Services
16 13 (12.26%) MFC
17 12 (11.32%) Web Development

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.72%) IIS
2 4 (3.77%) Apache
2 4 (3.77%) Documentum
3 2 (1.89%) CMS
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Basecamp
1 3 (2.83%) Trello
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) MySQL
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.89%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 15 (14.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.72%) JUnit
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.77%) Subversion
4 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.83%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.83%) Aptana Studio
4 3 (2.83%) QUnit
4 3 (2.83%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.83%) WebStorm
4 3 (2.83%) Sublime Text
5 2 (1.89%) Mockito
5 2 (1.89%) JIRA
5 2 (1.89%) jMock
6 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 18 (16.98%) Marketing
3 14 (13.21%) Investment Banking
3 14 (13.21%) Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.89%) .NET
2 20 (18.87%) WPF
3 18 (16.98%) HTML
4 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (14.15%) WinForms
6 14 (13.21%) XML
7 13 (12.26%) Web Services
7 13 (12.26%) MFC
8 11 (10.38%) CSS
8 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (9.43%) Ajax
10 7 (6.60%) Spring
10 7 (6.60%) Dojo
10 7 (6.60%) SOAP
11 5 (4.72%) HTML5
12 4 (3.77%) PostGIS
12 4 (3.77%) JSON
12 4 (3.77%) jQuery
12 4 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.83%) GIS
3 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.83%) Physics
4 2 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (1.89%) Open Source
4 2 (1.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.79%) Windows
2 11 (10.38%) Linux
3 7 (6.60%) UNIX
4 4 (3.77%) Android
4 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Software Engineering
2 21 (19.81%) OO
3 20 (18.87%) MVC
4 19 (17.92%) TDD
5 12 (11.32%) Web Development
6 11 (10.38%) UML
7 10 (9.43%) Scrum
7 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.60%) Validation
9 5 (4.72%) OOD
9 5 (4.72%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.72%) BDD
9 5 (4.72%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.77%) Build Automation
10 4 (3.77%) Content Management
10 4 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (2.83%) Kanban
11 3 (2.83%) Pair Programming
12 2 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.92%) C++
2 56 (52.83%) C#
3 36 (33.96%) SQL
3 36 (33.96%) Java
4 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.15%) C
6 10 (9.43%) PHP
7 6 (5.66%) VB
8 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.77%) XQuery
9 4 (3.77%) XPath
10 3 (2.83%) VB6
11 2 (1.89%) GLSL
11 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.89%) Fortran
12 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.94%) Lua
12 1 (0.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.94%) TickIT
1 1 (0.94%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
1 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.09%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Adobe
4 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Mercator
5 1 (0.94%) QNX
Horsham, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Medical & Dental ins
Posted: 13 days ago
Chichester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago