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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 58 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 42 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.86% 6.01% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 6.15% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 66 64
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
1064 1074 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.79% 97.81% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 944 983 926
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +25 21 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Chichester - 17 £33,500 - 2
Gatwick +1 11 £42,500 +3.03%
Horsham -9 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Worthing -11 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 52 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (65.15%) .NET
4 41 (62.12%) C#
5 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
6 34 (51.52%) HTML
7 33 (50.00%) MVC
7 33 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 33 (50.00%) jQuery
8 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET
8 32 (48.48%) CSS
9 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (43.94%) Entity Framework
10 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
11 26 (39.39%) Degree
12 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
13 21 (31.82%) Visual Studio
14 20 (30.30%) WCF
15 19 (28.79%) TDD
15 19 (28.79%) Scrum
16 18 (27.27%) WPF
16 18 (27.27%) HTML5
16 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (25.76%) BDD
17 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
17 17 (25.76%) NUnit
17 17 (25.76%) Ajax
17 17 (25.76%) SQL
17 17 (25.76%) Web Services

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 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) nginx
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.24%) MySQL
2 16 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.76%) NUnit
3 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 12 (18.18%) JIRA
4 12 (18.18%) JSUnit
4 12 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) Grunt
5 2 (3.03%) gulp
6 1 (1.52%) LINQPad
6 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (65.15%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) HTML
3 33 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 33 (50.00%) jQuery
4 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET
4 32 (48.48%) CSS
5 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (43.94%) Entity Framework
6 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 20 (30.30%) WCF
8 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (27.27%) HTML5
8 18 (27.27%) WPF
9 17 (25.76%) Ajax
9 17 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (25.76%) Web Services
10 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (24.24%) LINQ
10 16 (24.24%) WinForms
11 5 (7.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) MVC
3 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 19 (28.79%) Scrum
4 19 (28.79%) TDD
5 17 (25.76%) BDD
5 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
6 14 (21.21%) OOP
7 13 (19.70%) OO
7 13 (19.70%) Refactoring
8 8 (12.12%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 8 (12.12%) UML
9 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.55%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.55%) MVVM
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 41 (62.12%) C#
3 17 (25.76%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) C++
5 14 (21.21%) VB.NET
6 12 (18.18%) Java
7 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.55%) C
9 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 2 (3.03%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) VB6
10 1 (1.52%) VBScript
10 1 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago