Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 46 20
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 168 133 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.25% 6.18% 11.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.14% 45.55% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 120 108 194
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +17.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £23,225
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,125 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 294 292 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.43% 13.56% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 229 249 287
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +25.00% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £34,950 £23,825
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Degree in East Sussex

Degree
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +20 136 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Lewes - 12 - - 1
Eastbourne +8 4 £22,500 -48.28% 4
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - - 1
Crowborough - 3 £50,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 73 (43.45%) Computer Science
2 72 (42.86%) C#
2 72 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (39.88%) .NET
4 53 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (28.57%) HTML
6 47 (27.98%) CSS
7 45 (26.79%) JavaScript
8 40 (23.81%) AWS
9 37 (22.02%) MVC
10 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET
11 33 (19.64%) Electronics
12 32 (19.05%) SQL
12 32 (19.05%) TDD
13 31 (18.45%) JIRA
13 31 (18.45%) Bitbucket
14 30 (17.86%) E-Commerce
14 30 (17.86%) Atlassian
14 30 (17.86%) Confluence
15 29 (17.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 29 (17.26%) OO
15 29 (17.26%) SOLID
15 29 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (16.67%) Java
17 25 (14.88%) Test Automation
18 22 (13.10%) Mathematics
18 22 (13.10%) AngularJS
19 21 (12.50%) Linux
20 19 (11.31%) Project Management
20 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET MVC

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 30 (17.86%) Confluence
2 4 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.79%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 40 (23.81%) AWS
2 5 (2.98%) Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.19%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (0.60%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.60%) GCP
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.76%) Bluetooth
1 8 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.19%) DNS
3 2 (1.19%) Network Security
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.55%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.19%) Big Data
4 2 (1.19%) DB2
4 2 (1.19%) MySQL
4 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.19%) Power BI
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (18.45%) Bitbucket
1 31 (18.45%) JIRA
2 29 (17.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.76%) Subversion
4 8 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 33 (19.64%) Electronics
2 14 (8.33%) Finance
3 13 (7.74%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.17%) French Language
4 7 (4.17%) German Language
4 7 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.19%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (50.00%) Developer
2 45 (26.79%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.45%) Graduate
4 28 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 27 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (15.48%) Graduate Developer
7 22 (13.10%) Junior
8 19 (11.31%) Junior Developer
9 12 (7.14%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
9 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Analyst
10 11 (6.55%) Java Developer
10 11 (6.55%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
12 7 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (39.88%) .NET
2 48 (28.57%) HTML
3 47 (27.98%) CSS
4 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET
5 22 (13.10%) AngularJS
6 19 (11.31%) .NET Core
6 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (7.14%) REST
8 8 (4.76%) JSP
9 7 (4.17%) Meteor
9 7 (4.17%) Node.js
9 7 (4.17%) XML
10 5 (2.98%) JSON
10 5 (2.98%) OpenEmbedded
10 5 (2.98%) SOAP
10 5 (2.98%) Yocto
11 4 (2.38%) CSS3
11 4 (2.38%) HTML5
11 4 (2.38%) Spring
11 4 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Cloud Native
1 12 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.55%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) User Experience
5 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (2.98%) OpenWrt
3 4 (2.38%) Windows
4 3 (1.79%) ThreadX
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.45%) Computer Science
2 53 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (22.02%) MVC
4 32 (19.05%) TDD
5 30 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 29 (17.26%) OO
6 29 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (17.26%) SOLID
7 25 (14.88%) Test Automation
8 22 (13.10%) Mathematics
9 19 (11.31%) Project Management
10 17 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.74%) BDD
12 13 (7.74%) Machine Learning
12 13 (7.74%) Web Development
13 12 (7.14%) CQRS
13 12 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 12 (7.14%) Microservices
13 12 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.86%) C#
2 45 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 32 (19.05%) SQL
4 28 (16.67%) Java
5 14 (8.33%) C++
5 14 (8.33%) Python
6 12 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.95%) C
7 10 (5.95%) Embedded C
8 5 (2.98%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.38%) HiveQL
9 4 (2.38%) PHP
9 4 (2.38%) R
9 4 (2.38%) Scala
10 3 (1.79%) Lua
10 3 (1.79%) VB
10 3 (1.79%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) Fortran
11 1 (0.60%) Java 8
11 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (2.38%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.38%) MBA
4 3 (1.79%) ISEB
5 2 (1.19%) IIBA
5 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) CISSP
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.98%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.19%) PMO
3 2 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) COSO
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) NIST
4 1 (0.60%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (8.33%) Firmware
2 7 (4.17%) Docker
3 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Ansible
1 7 (4.17%) Cobbler
1 7 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
1 7 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 7 (4.17%) Mesos
1 7 (4.17%) Packer
1 7 (4.17%) Puppet
1 7 (4.17%) Terraform
2 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) Atlassian
2 7 (4.17%) SaltStack
3 4 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (1.79%) Citrix
4 3 (1.79%) Google
4 3 (1.79%) IBM
4 3 (1.79%) QNX
4 3 (1.79%) Rockwell
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle
5 2 (1.19%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) BT
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) McAfee
6 1 (0.60%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.60%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.60%) Symantec
6 1 (0.60%) Tealeaf