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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 61 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.51% 4.68% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 4.78% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 47
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1043 1067 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.40% 97.98% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 892 983 865
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Crawley +18 15 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Chichester +14 15 £32,750 +31.00% 1
Gatwick - 7 £42,500 -
Worthing - 3 £62,500 -
Horsham -1 2 £42,500 -10.52%
East Grinstead +11 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Shoreham-by-Sea +1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (68.66%) JavaScript
3 36 (53.73%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.75%) HTML
4 34 (50.75%) .NET
5 32 (47.76%) C#
5 32 (47.76%) CSS
6 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
7 28 (41.79%) MVC
8 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
9 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (34.33%) jQuery
10 23 (34.33%) Degree
11 20 (29.85%) .NET Framework
11 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
11 20 (29.85%) SQL
12 19 (28.36%) Entity Framework
12 19 (28.36%) AngularJS
13 16 (23.88%) C++
14 15 (22.39%) Java
15 14 (20.90%) HTML5
16 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (19.40%) TDD
16 13 (19.40%) WPF
17 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
17 12 (17.91%) Ajax
17 12 (17.91%) Web Services
17 12 (17.91%) WCF
17 12 (17.91%) BDD
17 12 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 1 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) nginx
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) MySQL
2 11 (16.42%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.42%) NUnit
3 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.45%) JIRA
4 7 (10.45%) JSUnit
4 7 (10.45%) Subversion
5 3 (4.48%) Grunt
5 3 (4.48%) gulp
6 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.99%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) .NET
1 34 (50.75%) HTML
2 32 (47.76%) CSS
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
4 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (34.33%) jQuery
6 20 (29.85%) .NET Framework
7 19 (28.36%) AngularJS
7 19 (28.36%) Entity Framework
8 14 (20.90%) HTML5
9 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (19.40%) WPF
10 12 (17.91%) Ajax
10 12 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (17.91%) WCF
10 12 (17.91%) Web Services
11 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (16.42%) LINQ
11 11 (16.42%) WinForms
12 9 (13.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) CentOS
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
3 28 (41.79%) MVC
4 13 (19.40%) TDD
5 12 (17.91%) BDD
6 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
6 10 (14.93%) Scrum
7 9 (13.43%) Multithreaded Programming
7 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
7 9 (13.43%) UML
7 9 (13.43%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.94%) OO
9 7 (10.45%) OOP
9 7 (10.45%) Refactoring
10 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (4.48%) RAD
10 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Mobile Development
11 2 (2.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) JavaScript
2 32 (47.76%) C#
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 16 (23.88%) C++
5 15 (22.39%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.48%) C
8 3 (4.48%) Scala
9 2 (2.99%) PHP
9 2 (2.99%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) Python
10 1 (1.49%) VB6
10 1 (1.49%) VBScript
10 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago