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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 56 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 56 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.76% 4.00% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 4.15% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 48
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1151 1326 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.87% 96.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1189 1197
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £62,500
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +5 24 £37,500 -31.81%
Horsham +4 13 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Chichester +10 9 £25,000 -
Gatwick -4 4 £46,250 -15.90%
Worthing +4 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Haywards Heath -12 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 3 June 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 69 (57.02%) C#
1 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 55 (45.45%) HTML
3 54 (44.63%) Software Engineering
4 53 (43.80%) SQL Server
4 53 (43.80%) CSS
5 47 (38.84%) SQL
6 46 (38.02%) .NET
7 45 (37.19%) Linux
8 41 (33.88%) MVC
8 41 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (33.06%) jQuery
10 39 (32.23%) Degree
10 39 (32.23%) Java
11 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
12 37 (30.58%) C++
13 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET
14 34 (28.10%) Apache
14 34 (28.10%) OO
15 31 (25.62%) Web Services
15 31 (25.62%) TDD
16 29 (23.97%) Unit Testing
17 27 (22.31%) SDLC
17 27 (22.31%) Visual Studio
18 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
19 23 (19.01%) BDD
20 22 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (18.18%) Windows
21 21 (17.36%) T-SQL
21 21 (17.36%) PHP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 34 (28.10%) Apache
2 19 (15.70%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.40%) nginx
4 7 (5.79%) IIS
5 6 (4.96%) CMS
6 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.65%) JBoss
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.83%) DNN
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Node.js
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) DHCP
1 15 (12.40%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (43.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.05%) MySQL
3 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.13%) MS Access
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.40%) Behat
2 15 (12.40%) PHPUnit
3 13 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.44%) NUnit
4 9 (7.44%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.96%) Selenium
6 6 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.96%) LoadUI
6 6 (4.96%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.96%) JIRA
6 6 (4.96%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.65%) Moq
7 2 (1.65%) JUnit
7 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.65%) Maven
7 2 (1.65%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (14.88%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.09%) Games
3 3 (2.48%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (45.45%) HTML
2 53 (43.80%) CSS
3 46 (38.02%) .NET
4 40 (33.06%) jQuery
5 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET
6 31 (25.62%) Web Services
7 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
8 19 (15.70%) HTML5
9 17 (14.05%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (14.05%) CSS3
10 16 (13.22%) REST
11 13 (10.74%) WCF
12 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (9.92%) DOM
13 11 (9.09%) MFC
14 9 (7.44%) Entity Framework
15 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
16 7 (5.79%) RESTful
17 6 (4.96%) Backbone.js
17 6 (4.96%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.92%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.13%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.31%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.19%) Linux
2 22 (18.18%) Windows
3 17 (14.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (12.40%) UNIX
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.48%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Software Engineering
2 41 (33.88%) MVC
2 41 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (28.10%) OO
4 31 (25.62%) TDD
5 29 (23.97%) Unit Testing
6 27 (22.31%) SDLC
7 23 (19.01%) BDD
8 22 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (14.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 16 (13.22%) OOD
11 15 (12.40%) UML
11 15 (12.40%) OO PHP
11 15 (12.40%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (10.74%) Multithreading
12 13 (10.74%) User Stories
13 11 (9.09%) Scrum
14 9 (7.44%) Workflow
14 9 (7.44%) Code Coverage
14 9 (7.44%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.02%) C#
1 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 39 (32.23%) Java
4 37 (30.58%) C++
5 21 (17.36%) T-SQL
5 21 (17.36%) PHP
6 15 (12.40%) Python
7 9 (7.44%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.13%) VBA
9 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.31%) VB
9 4 (3.31%) VB6
10 3 (2.48%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 39 (32.23%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.65%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.65%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (12.40%) iptables
2 3 (2.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.05%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.61%) Progress
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) Facebook
5 6 (4.96%) Twitter
5 6 (4.96%) Google
6 2 (1.65%) Sun
7 1 (0.83%) Telerik
7 1 (0.83%) Sencha
7 1 (0.83%) Panasonic
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