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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 42 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 83 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.48% 3.59% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 3.63% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82 43 48
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1220 1183 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.31% 98.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1048 1194
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Burgess Hill - 25 £47,500 - 2
Crawley -6 22 £43,000 +91.11%
Horsham +15 21 £45,750 -8.50%
Gatwick +5 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Haywards Heath +10 4 £57,500 +15.00%
East Grinstead -7 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 100 (67.11%) Software Engineering
2 97 (65.10%) JavaScript
3 86 (57.72%) C++
4 84 (56.38%) C#
5 83 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (53.02%) .NET
7 78 (52.35%) SQL Server
8 70 (46.98%) CSS
9 68 (45.64%) HTML
10 64 (42.95%) Degree
10 64 (42.95%) SQL
11 51 (34.23%) OO
12 48 (32.21%) Windows
12 48 (32.21%) Computer Science
12 48 (32.21%) Multithreading
13 46 (30.87%) Java
14 45 (30.20%) .NET Framework
15 42 (28.19%) OOD
16 41 (27.52%) MVC
17 40 (26.85%) Games
18 33 (22.15%) Web Services
19 31 (20.81%) UML
19 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
20 30 (20.13%) XML
20 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
21 29 (19.46%) TDD
21 29 (19.46%) SDLC
21 29 (19.46%) jQuery
22 28 (18.79%) Visualisation
22 28 (18.79%) JSON

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 13 (8.72%) Apache
2 8 (5.37%) GlassFish
2 8 (5.37%) JBoss
2 8 (5.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.37%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.67%) RS-232
2 1 (0.67%) SNMP
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (52.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.05%) MySQL
5 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.04%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.67%) DB2
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
2 19 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.71%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.37%) JUnit
4 8 (5.37%) Maven
4 8 (5.37%) NetBeans
4 8 (5.37%) StarTeam
4 8 (5.37%) Subversion
4 8 (5.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 40 (26.85%) Games
2 20 (13.42%) Finance
3 12 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.38%) Banking
4 11 (7.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (53.02%) .NET
2 70 (46.98%) CSS
3 68 (45.64%) HTML
4 45 (30.20%) .NET Framework
5 33 (22.15%) Web Services
6 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
6 30 (20.13%) XML
7 29 (19.46%) jQuery
8 28 (18.79%) JSON
9 20 (13.42%) MFC
9 20 (13.42%) WPF
9 20 (13.42%) XSLT
10 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (12.75%) REST
11 18 (12.08%) SOAP
12 17 (11.41%) WCF
13 13 (8.72%) Dojo
13 13 (8.72%) Spring
14 11 (7.38%) OpenGL
14 11 (7.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.21%) Computer Science
2 28 (18.79%) Visualisation
3 25 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.74%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.37%) Clustering
6 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.34%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) DataPower
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.21%) Windows
2 26 (17.45%) Linux
3 8 (5.37%) Android
4 7 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (67.11%) Software Engineering
2 83 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.23%) OO
4 48 (32.21%) Multithreading
5 42 (28.19%) OOD
6 41 (27.52%) MVC
7 31 (20.81%) UML
8 29 (19.46%) SDLC
8 29 (19.46%) TDD
9 20 (13.42%) Data Visualisation
10 19 (12.75%) Web Development
11 13 (8.72%) OOP
12 11 (7.38%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.37%) AOP
14 8 (5.37%) Load Balancing
15 5 (3.36%) Software Architecture
16 4 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (2.68%) Web Design
17 3 (2.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (65.10%) JavaScript
2 86 (57.72%) C++
3 84 (56.38%) C#
4 64 (42.95%) SQL
5 46 (30.87%) Java
6 28 (18.79%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.38%) PHP
8 8 (5.37%) C
9 7 (4.70%) C++/CLI
10 5 (3.36%) Perl
11 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.01%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.67%) COBOL
13 1 (0.67%) JCL
13 1 (0.67%) Ruby
13 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (42.95%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) OCPJP
3 5 (3.36%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Control-M
1 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.11%) Oracle
3 5 (3.36%) Sun
4 2 (1.34%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.34%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) BMC
5 1 (0.67%) Compuware
5 1 (0.67%) HP
5 1 (0.67%) IBM
5 1 (0.67%) Pega
5 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Littlehampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago