Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,051 670 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 50.36% 38.86% 42.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.27% 39.57% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 915 580 820
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 2,050 1,693 1,958
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 98.20% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,722 1,511 1,761
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 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 0 913 £45,000 - 73
Uckfield 0 62 £45,000 +33.33% 4
Lewes +2 33 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hove -2 20 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Eastbourne 0 12 £42,500 +12.58% 9
Crowborough 0 5 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Hastings +2 2 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 627 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 491 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
3 467 (44.43%) C#
4 416 (39.58%) .NET
5 404 (38.44%) HTML
6 400 (38.06%) CSS
7 351 (33.40%) SQL
8 345 (32.83%) AngularJS
9 233 (22.17%) ASP.NET
10 232 (22.07%) PHP
11 228 (21.69%) Java
12 197 (18.74%) Web Development
13 195 (18.55%) jQuery
14 190 (18.08%) TDD
15 182 (17.32%) Git (software)
16 173 (16.46%) MVC
16 173 (16.46%) React
17 172 (16.37%) OO
18 161 (15.32%) SQL Server
19 157 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
20 152 (14.46%) MySQL
21 150 (14.27%) Linux
22 148 (14.08%) Front End Development
23 147 (13.99%) Scrum
24 142 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
25 130 (12.37%) Web Services
26 123 (11.70%) RESTful
27 118 (11.23%) Python
27 118 (11.23%) HTML5
28 105 (9.99%) Sass

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 62 (5.90%) CMS
2 35 (3.33%) Confluence
3 30 (2.85%) Drupal
4 26 (2.47%) Apache
5 23 (2.19%) IIS
6 16 (1.52%) JBoss
7 13 (1.24%) WildFly
8 12 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.76%) nginx
11 7 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.67%) WordPress
12 6 (0.57%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.57%) Moodle
12 6 (0.57%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.57%) Totara
13 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.04%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.095%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 14 (1.33%) Magento
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.81%) GitHub
4 13 (1.24%) npm
5 12 (1.14%) Heroku
6 11 (1.05%) SaaS
7 6 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.48%) Google Play
9 4 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.38%) Firebase
10 3 (0.29%) NuGet
10 3 (0.29%) Office 365
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.19%) Yarn
12 1 (0.095%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.095%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.095%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.09%) HTTP
2 18 (1.71%) Broadband
3 5 (0.48%) DNS
4 3 (0.29%) NGN
5 2 (0.19%) Internet
5 2 (0.19%) SAN
5 2 (0.19%) SMTP
5 2 (0.19%) Tactical Data Link
6 1 (0.095%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.095%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.095%) Skype
6 1 (0.095%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 152 (14.46%) MySQL
3 34 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
4 28 (2.66%) MongoDB
5 26 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.33%) Big Data
6 14 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.14%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (0.76%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (0.67%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (0.67%) Redis
13 4 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 182 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 78 (7.42%) JIRA
3 73 (6.95%) Visual Studio
4 49 (4.66%) Jenkins
5 40 (3.81%) gulp
6 39 (3.71%) NUnit
7 36 (3.43%) webpack
8 24 (2.28%) Selenium
9 23 (2.19%) SpecFlow
9 23 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 19 (1.81%) Maven
11 16 (1.52%) Moq
12 15 (1.43%) MSTest
12 15 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
13 14 (1.33%) Subversion
14 11 (1.05%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.86%) Grunt
15 9 (0.86%) JUnit
General
1 40 (3.81%) Finance
2 35 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 34 (3.24%) Marketing
4 30 (2.85%) Retail
5 19 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.71%) Games
7 13 (1.24%) Banking
8 9 (0.86%) Advertising
9 3 (0.29%) Front Office
10 2 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.095%) Automotive
11 1 (0.095%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (39.58%) .NET
2 404 (38.44%) HTML
3 400 (38.06%) CSS
4 345 (32.83%) AngularJS
5 233 (22.17%) ASP.NET
6 195 (18.55%) jQuery
7 173 (16.46%) React
8 157 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 130 (12.37%) Web Services
10 123 (11.70%) RESTful
11 118 (11.23%) HTML5
12 105 (9.99%) Sass
13 103 (9.80%) WCF
14 96 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 92 (8.75%) Node.js
16 89 (8.47%) REST
17 75 (7.14%) XML
18 70 (6.66%) Django
18 70 (6.66%) LESS
19 63 (5.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.23%) User Experience
2 89 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 47 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.71%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.09%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (1.62%) iPad
8 15 (1.43%) Digital TV
9 10 (0.95%) Fintech
10 9 (0.86%) e-Learning
10 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.48%) iPhone
11 5 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.38%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.29%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.29%) Robotics
13 3 (0.29%) Social Media
13 3 (0.29%) Video Editing
14 2 (0.19%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 150 (14.27%) Linux
2 28 (2.66%) Windows
3 27 (2.57%) Android
4 19 (1.81%) Unix
5 16 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.67%) AIX
7 6 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.19%) zOS
10 1 (0.095%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (18.74%) Web Development
3 190 (18.08%) TDD
4 173 (16.46%) MVC
5 172 (16.37%) OO
6 148 (14.08%) Front End Development
7 147 (13.99%) Scrum
8 142 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 105 (9.99%) Software Engineering
10 92 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 86 (8.18%) Test Automation
12 78 (7.42%) OOP
13 76 (7.23%) SOLID
14 70 (6.66%) BDD
15 66 (6.28%) OOD
16 61 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (4.76%) Mentoring
18 46 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
18 46 (4.38%) Integration Testing
19 44 (4.19%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 627 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 467 (44.43%) C#
3 351 (33.40%) SQL
4 232 (22.07%) PHP
5 228 (21.69%) Java
6 118 (11.23%) Python
7 72 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 64 (6.09%) VB.NET
9 63 (5.99%) C
10 59 (5.61%) C++
11 38 (3.62%) VB
12 36 (3.43%) Ruby
13 28 (2.66%) Embedded C
14 24 (2.28%) ES6
15 23 (2.19%) TypeScript
16 22 (2.09%) ActionScript
16 22 (2.09%) Bash Shell
16 22 (2.09%) Java 8
16 22 (2.09%) Lua
17 16 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (7.52%) Degree
2 35 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.095%) HND
4 1 (0.095%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.61%) QA
2 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.19%) MISRA
2 2 (0.19%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 63 (5.99%) Docker
2 8 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.67%) Ansible
2 5 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.38%) Puppet
4 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.29%) Salt
5 2 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 84 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.04%) Oracle
3 31 (2.95%) Capita
4 27 (2.57%) Adobe
5 24 (2.28%) Zend
6 12 (1.14%) Google
7 9 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 8 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.57%) IBM
10 4 (0.38%) Facebook
11 3 (0.29%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.29%) HP
11 3 (0.29%) Perforce
11 3 (0.29%) Splunk
12 2 (0.19%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.19%) Green Hills
12 2 (0.19%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.19%) Telerik
12 2 (0.19%) Xamarin