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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 64 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 44 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.82% 4.47% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 4.63% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 33
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
1121 1295 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.22% 96.50% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1173 1132
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £22,500 -59.09% 1
Horsham +6 11 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Chichester +11 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Gatwick -7 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Worthing 0 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Haywards Heath -6 2 £50,000 +37.21%
East Grinstead - 1 £25,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 61 (52.59%) C#
2 60 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 55 (47.41%) Software Engineering
4 52 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 50 (43.10%) HTML
6 49 (42.24%) CSS
7 44 (37.93%) .NET
8 43 (37.07%) SQL
9 40 (34.48%) Degree
9 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (32.76%) Linux
11 36 (31.03%) jQuery
12 35 (30.17%) C++
13 34 (29.31%) Java
13 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
14 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET
14 33 (28.45%) MVC
15 32 (27.59%) Visual Studio
16 31 (26.72%) Apache
17 30 (25.86%) OO
18 25 (21.55%) Web Services
18 25 (21.55%) TDD
18 25 (21.55%) .NET Framework
19 24 (20.69%) Unit Testing
20 21 (18.10%) SDLC
20 21 (18.10%) Windows
21 20 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
22 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
22 19 (16.38%) Telecoms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 31 (26.72%) Apache
2 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.34%) nginx
4 6 (5.17%) IIS
4 6 (5.17%) CMS
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) JBoss
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.86%) DNN
6 1 (0.86%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.86%) Node.js
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) DHCP
1 12 (10.34%) DNS
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.52%) MySQL
3 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) MS Access
5 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.34%) PHPUnit
3 12 (10.34%) Behat
4 9 (7.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (7.76%) NUnit
5 7 (6.03%) Selenium
5 7 (6.03%) Fiddler
5 7 (6.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.03%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.03%) LoadUI
5 7 (6.03%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.17%) JIRA
7 2 (1.72%) Moq
8 1 (0.86%) JUnit
8 1 (0.86%) Maven
8 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.86%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (16.38%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.34%) Games
3 3 (2.59%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (43.10%) HTML
2 49 (42.24%) CSS
3 44 (37.93%) .NET
4 36 (31.03%) jQuery
5 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.55%) Web Services
6 25 (21.55%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.52%) HTML5
7 18 (15.52%) RabbitMQ
8 16 (13.79%) CSS3
9 15 (12.93%) MFC
10 13 (11.21%) REST
11 12 (10.34%) WCF
11 12 (10.34%) DOM
12 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (7.76%) Entity Framework
14 7 (6.03%) RESTful
14 7 (6.03%) SOAP
14 7 (6.03%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.31%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.21%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.59%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.86%) iPad
6 1 (0.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.76%) Linux
2 21 (18.10%) Windows
3 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.34%) UNIX
5 3 (2.59%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.41%) Software Engineering
2 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.45%) MVC
4 30 (25.86%) OO
5 25 (21.55%) TDD
6 24 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 21 (18.10%) SDLC
8 20 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (15.52%) UML
10 17 (14.66%) BDD
11 16 (13.79%) OOD
12 14 (12.07%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
14 12 (10.34%) User Stories
14 12 (10.34%) OO PHP
14 12 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (8.62%) Scrum
16 9 (7.76%) Workflow Management
16 9 (7.76%) Code Coverage
16 9 (7.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.59%) C#
2 60 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 43 (37.07%) SQL
4 35 (30.17%) C++
5 34 (29.31%) Java
6 18 (15.52%) T-SQL
7 16 (13.79%) PHP
8 12 (10.34%) Python
9 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.31%) VBA
11 3 (2.59%) VB
11 3 (2.59%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.72%) VB6
12 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (34.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.86%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.86%) OCMJD
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) iptables
2 3 (2.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.52%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.90%) Progress
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle
5 5 (4.31%) Google
5 5 (4.31%) Facebook
5 5 (4.31%) Twitter
6 1 (0.86%) Panasonic
6 1 (0.86%) Sencha
6 1 (0.86%) Telerik
6 1 (0.86%) Sun
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago