Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 991 576 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.94% 32.05% 43.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.67% 32.47% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 918 528 882
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2,036 1,774 2,080
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.50% 98.72% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,845 1,623 1,841
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
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 Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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 0 891 £42,500 -5.56% 70
Uckfield 0 37 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Lewes +10 29 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hove +1 14 £51,250 +52.99% 1
Crowborough +2 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Eastbourne - 3 £47,500 - 5
Hastings +3 2 £22,500 -48.28% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £50,000 - 1
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 543 (54.79%) JavaScript
2 505 (50.96%) C#
3 504 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
4 465 (46.92%) .NET
5 380 (38.35%) SQL
6 357 (36.02%) HTML
7 345 (34.81%) CSS
8 297 (29.97%) AngularJS
9 287 (28.96%) ASP.NET
10 211 (21.29%) SQL Server
11 209 (21.09%) Web Development
12 197 (19.88%) jQuery
13 194 (19.58%) Scrum
14 186 (18.77%) TDD
15 177 (17.86%) Java
15 177 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 176 (17.76%) MVC
17 172 (17.36%) PHP
18 155 (15.64%) OO
19 146 (14.73%) Git (software)
20 144 (14.53%) React
21 142 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
22 136 (13.72%) WCF
23 132 (13.32%) Front End Development
24 126 (12.71%) RESTful
25 123 (12.41%) Web Services
26 109 (11.00%) Linux
26 109 (11.00%) T-SQL
26 109 (11.00%) Degree
27 106 (10.70%) Computer Science

Developer Skill Set
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 60 (6.05%) CMS
2 43 (4.34%) IIS
3 17 (1.72%) Confluence
4 14 (1.41%) Apache
5 10 (1.01%) Drupal
5 10 (1.01%) WordPress
6 9 (0.91%) JBoss
7 7 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.71%) WildFly
8 6 (0.61%) nginx
9 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.20%) Moodle
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.20%) Totara
11 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.20%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Magento
2 5 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.10%) HFM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.42%) GitHub
4 14 (1.41%) SaaS
5 4 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.40%) Heroku
5 4 (0.40%) npm
6 3 (0.30%) FinancialForce
6 3 (0.30%) Firebase
6 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Google Play
7 2 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.62%) Broadband
2 13 (1.31%) HTTP
3 5 (0.50%) Internet
4 3 (0.30%) DNS
4 3 (0.30%) NGN
5 2 (0.20%) MQTT
5 2 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 94 (9.49%) MySQL
3 48 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.51%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 11 (1.11%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.81%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
12 7 (0.71%) GIS
12 7 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 146 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 87 (8.78%) Visual Studio
3 54 (5.45%) JIRA
4 46 (4.64%) NUnit
5 36 (3.63%) gulp
6 31 (3.13%) Moq
7 25 (2.52%) MSTest
7 25 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (2.22%) webpack
9 20 (2.02%) Subversion
10 19 (1.92%) Jenkins
11 17 (1.72%) Grunt
12 16 (1.61%) Selenium
13 15 (1.51%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.51%) WebDriver
14 12 (1.21%) Maven
14 12 (1.21%) Toad
15 11 (1.11%) PowerBuilder
15 11 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 42 (4.24%) Retail
2 36 (3.63%) Finance
3 28 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.92%) Advertising
5 18 (1.82%) Games
5 18 (1.82%) Marketing
6 16 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.81%) Banking
8 4 (0.40%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.30%) Front Office
10 2 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.10%) Automotive
11 1 (0.10%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (46.92%) .NET
2 357 (36.02%) HTML
3 345 (34.81%) CSS
4 297 (29.97%) AngularJS
5 287 (28.96%) ASP.NET
6 197 (19.88%) jQuery
7 177 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 144 (14.53%) React
9 136 (13.72%) WCF
10 126 (12.71%) RESTful
11 123 (12.41%) Web Services
12 97 (9.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 84 (8.48%) HTML5
14 82 (8.27%) WPF
15 78 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 76 (7.67%) XML
17 75 (7.57%) Sass
18 66 (6.66%) REST
19 65 (6.56%) Laravel
20 63 (6.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 65 (6.56%) User Experience
3 54 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
4 52 (5.25%) Mobile App
5 29 (2.93%) iPad
6 23 (2.32%) Digital TV
7 20 (2.02%) Fintech
8 12 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (0.50%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.30%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.30%) Social Media
11 3 (0.30%) Video Editing
12 2 (0.20%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.20%) iPhone
12 2 (0.20%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.20%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 109 (11.00%) Linux
2 34 (3.43%) Windows
3 30 (3.03%) Android
4 29 (2.93%) Unix
5 20 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.11%) AIX
8 6 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (21.09%) Web Development
3 194 (19.58%) Scrum
4 186 (18.77%) TDD
5 176 (17.76%) MVC
6 155 (15.64%) OO
7 142 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
8 132 (13.32%) Front End Development
9 85 (8.58%) Test Automation
10 82 (8.27%) Software Engineering
11 76 (7.67%) OOD
12 74 (7.47%) SOLID
13 72 (7.27%) OOP
14 65 (6.56%) E-Commerce
15 61 (6.16%) BDD
16 55 (5.55%) Integration Testing
17 54 (5.45%) Continuous Deployment
18 53 (5.35%) Customer Requirements
19 52 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
19 52 (5.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 543 (54.79%) JavaScript
2 505 (50.96%) C#
3 380 (38.35%) SQL
4 177 (17.86%) Java
5 172 (17.36%) PHP
6 109 (11.00%) T-SQL
7 68 (6.86%) Python
8 64 (6.46%) VB
9 48 (4.84%) C++
10 40 (4.04%) VB.NET
11 35 (3.53%) C
12 28 (2.83%) VB6
13 23 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 23 (2.32%) TypeScript
14 21 (2.12%) VBScript
15 20 (2.02%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.82%) Embedded C
16 18 (1.82%) ES6
16 18 (1.82%) Ruby
17 15 (1.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 109 (11.00%) Degree
2 42 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (2.42%) Docker
2 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.40%) Ansible
3 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) Salt
3 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.10%) Plesk
4 1 (0.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 94 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.05%) Oracle
3 21 (2.12%) Zend
4 18 (1.82%) Adobe
5 16 (1.61%) Capita
6 9 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (0.91%) Telerik
7 7 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.50%) Google
8 5 (0.50%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.40%) IBM
9 4 (0.40%) Perforce
9 4 (0.40%) SAP
10 2 (0.20%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.20%) Apple
10 2 (0.20%) Samsung
10 2 (0.20%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.20%) Splunk
11 1 (0.10%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.10%) Pegasus