Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 17 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 162 191 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.86% 10.03% 7.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.45% 65.41% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 124 162 124
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,875 £26,250 £32,800
90th Percentile £72,125 £60,450 £61,250
South East median annual salary £48,240 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.20% +5.88% +2.41%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 287 292 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 21.01% 15.34% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 233 263 223
Median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £32,100
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in East Sussex over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +10 141 £35,000 -9.68% 7
Hove +8 13 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Robertsbridge - 2 £17,500 -
Lewes +2 1 £27,500 -48.11%
Eastbourne -2 1 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 68 (41.98%) C#
2 67 (41.36%) .NET
3 59 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (35.80%) Computer Science
5 55 (33.95%) MVC
6 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
7 47 (29.01%) SQL Server
8 43 (26.54%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
10 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
11 36 (22.22%) SQL
12 35 (21.60%) Mathematics
12 35 (21.60%) jQuery
13 31 (19.14%) Security Cleared
13 31 (19.14%) CSS
14 29 (17.90%) Web Development
15 27 (16.67%) TDD
15 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (16.05%) Numerate Degree
17 25 (15.43%) Computer Science Degree
17 25 (15.43%) Python
18 24 (14.81%) Finance
18 24 (14.81%) Project Management
18 24 (14.81%) Azure
18 24 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (14.20%) HTML
20 21 (12.96%) Insurtech
21 20 (12.35%) Scrum
22 19 (11.73%) .NET Framework
22 19 (11.73%) Machine Learning

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 6 (3.70%) IIS
2 5 (3.09%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.09%) Jupyter
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) InVision
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) SAP CRM
1 5 (3.09%) SAP ERP
1 5 (3.09%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.81%) Azure
2 11 (6.79%) GitHub
3 5 (3.09%) AWS
3 5 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.85%) Google Play
5 2 (1.23%) Office 365
5 2 (1.23%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) Bluetooth
1 12 (7.41%) Wireless
2 6 (3.70%) Firewall
3 5 (3.09%) Network Security
4 4 (2.47%) HTTP
5 3 (1.85%) DNS
5 3 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.23%) DHCP
6 2 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.23%) FTP
6 2 (1.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.62%) SSH
7 1 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.26%) Big Data
4 5 (3.09%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.23%) DB2
7 2 (1.23%) Power BI
7 2 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (1.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.32%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.47%) NCrunch
4 4 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.47%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.23%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 24 (14.81%) Finance
2 12 (7.41%) Electronics
3 5 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.23%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (54.32%) Developer
2 40 (24.69%) .NET Developer
3 39 (24.07%) C# Developer
4 37 (22.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (16.05%) Graduate
6 21 (12.96%) Junior
7 18 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (8.64%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) Analyst
11 10 (6.17%) Graduate Software Developer
12 9 (5.56%) Junior Embedded Engineer
13 8 (4.94%) Agile .NET Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Agile Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Junior Developer
14 7 (4.32%) Data Science Analyst
14 7 (4.32%) Graduate Analyst
14 7 (4.32%) Machine Learning Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (41.36%) .NET
2 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
3 35 (21.60%) jQuery
4 31 (19.14%) CSS
5 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (14.20%) HTML
7 19 (11.73%) .NET Framework
8 15 (9.26%) Entity Framework
8 15 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (8.64%) AngularJS
9 14 (8.64%) JSON
10 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (8.02%) NHibernate
11 7 (4.32%) .NET Core
11 7 (4.32%) Spring
12 4 (2.47%) React
12 4 (2.47%) Web Services
13 3 (1.85%) Middleware
13 3 (1.85%) XML
14 2 (1.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Algorithms
2 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.94%) Animation
6 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.47%) User Experience
9 3 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.85%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.56%) Linux
2 8 (4.94%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) Android
4 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) openSUSE
6 1 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (35.80%) Computer Science
3 55 (33.95%) MVC
4 43 (26.54%) Problem-Solving
5 35 (21.60%) Mathematics
6 29 (17.90%) Web Development
7 27 (16.67%) TDD
8 24 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (14.81%) Project Management
9 21 (12.96%) Insurtech
10 20 (12.35%) Scrum
11 19 (11.73%) Machine Learning
12 18 (11.11%) OO
12 18 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (10.49%) BDD
13 17 (10.49%) Data Science
14 16 (9.88%) Kanban
14 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
15 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
16 13 (8.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.98%) C#
2 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 36 (22.22%) SQL
4 25 (15.43%) Python
5 16 (9.88%) C++
6 15 (9.26%) C
7 14 (8.64%) Java
8 12 (7.41%) PHP
9 10 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.94%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.70%) R
12 4 (2.47%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.85%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.85%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.85%) Scala
13 3 (1.85%) VBA
14 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (19.14%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.05%) Numerate Degree
3 25 (15.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (5.56%) Master's Degree
5 6 (3.70%) CISM
5 6 (3.70%) CISSP
5 6 (3.70%) IISP
5 6 (3.70%) MBA
6 5 (3.09%) GIAC
7 3 (1.85%) CEH
8 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.23%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.62%) CISA
9 1 (0.62%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) Firmware
2 6 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) Docker
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.94%) Adobe
3 6 (3.70%) VMware
4 5 (3.09%) SAP
5 3 (1.85%) Google
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle
6 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.23%) Tableau
7 1 (0.62%) BT
7 1 (0.62%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.62%) McAfee
7 1 (0.62%) Symantec