Period
to 18 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 891 1,101 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 46.36% 50.85% 40.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.65% 51.76% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 779 950 619
East Sussex median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 1,870 2,127 1,720
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 98.24% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 1,770 1,526
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 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 0 782 £45,000 - 64
Lewes -1 18 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Hove -11 12 £60,000 +42.86% 8
Crowborough 0 11 £53,250 +52.14% 1
Hastings -3 7 £32,500 -26.14% 3
Uckfield -3 6 £51,250 +13.89% 2
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - - 2
Battle - 1 £24,000 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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.

1 512 (57.46%) JavaScript
2 340 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (37.26%) HTML
4 302 (33.89%) C#
5 291 (32.66%) CSS
6 268 (30.08%) .NET
7 256 (28.73%) AngularJS
8 212 (23.79%) SQL
9 199 (22.33%) Front End Development
10 198 (22.22%) React
11 185 (20.76%) TDD
12 178 (19.98%) ASP.NET
13 168 (18.86%) Java
14 156 (17.51%) MVC
15 139 (15.60%) Git (software)
16 136 (15.26%) Software Engineering
17 130 (14.59%) Web Development
18 116 (13.02%) SQL Server
19 109 (12.23%) HTML5
20 101 (11.34%) Spring
21 98 (11.00%) BDD
22 97 (10.89%) Scrum
23 96 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
24 95 (10.66%) Open Source
25 93 (10.44%) Problem-Solving
26 92 (10.33%) Node.js
27 91 (10.21%) Computer Science
28 90 (10.10%) Degree
28 90 (10.10%) PHP
28 90 (10.10%) OO

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 21 (2.36%) Confluence
2 14 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (1.57%) IIS
3 10 (1.12%) Drupal
3 10 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.90%) WordPress
5 4 (0.45%) Apache
5 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.34%) CMS
6 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.11%) nginx
8 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Magento
2 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.57%) GitHub
3 14 (1.57%) SaaS
4 13 (1.46%) npm
5 12 (1.35%) Serverless
6 4 (0.45%) Office 365
6 4 (0.45%) Yarn
7 3 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.11%) AWS IoT
8 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.23%) HTTP
2 3 (0.34%) Modbus
3 2 (0.22%) MQTT
3 2 (0.22%) RS-485
3 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.41%) MySQL
3 23 (2.58%) Redis
4 22 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.01%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.67%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.22%) MariaDB
16 1 (0.11%) Amazon Redshift
16 1 (0.11%) IBM PureData
Development Applications
1 139 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.65%) Visual Studio
3 40 (4.49%) JIRA
4 37 (4.15%) gulp
5 34 (3.82%) Jasmine
5 34 (3.82%) Mocha
6 33 (3.70%) Grunt
7 31 (3.48%) Karma Test Runner
8 30 (3.37%) PostCSS
9 25 (2.81%) Subversion
10 24 (2.69%) webpack
11 18 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (2.02%) Bitbucket
12 13 (1.46%) JUnit
13 9 (1.01%) JMeter
13 9 (1.01%) Mockito
14 7 (0.79%) VectorCAST
15 6 (0.67%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
17 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (6.85%) Finance
2 23 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 18 (2.02%) Games
4 7 (0.79%) Retail
5 6 (0.67%) Publishing
6 2 (0.22%) Marketing
7 1 (0.11%) Advertising
7 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (37.26%) HTML
2 291 (32.66%) CSS
3 268 (30.08%) .NET
4 256 (28.73%) AngularJS
5 198 (22.22%) React
6 178 (19.98%) ASP.NET
7 109 (12.23%) HTML5
8 101 (11.34%) Spring
9 92 (10.33%) Node.js
10 87 (9.76%) jQuery
11 78 (8.75%) Vue.js
12 77 (8.64%) REST
13 75 (8.42%) Sass
14 67 (7.52%) Ruby on Rails
15 64 (7.18%) WCF
16 63 (7.07%) .NET Core
17 60 (6.73%) RESTful
18 53 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 50 (5.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
2 55 (6.17%) User Experience
3 49 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 35 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 19 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.12%) Online Games
9 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.45%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.11%) Animation
12 1 (0.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.40%) Linux
2 17 (1.91%) Windows
3 14 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.01%) ThreadX
6 4 (0.45%) Android
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (22.33%) Front End Development
3 185 (20.76%) TDD
4 156 (17.51%) MVC
5 136 (15.26%) Software Engineering
6 130 (14.59%) Web Development
7 98 (11.00%) BDD
8 97 (10.89%) Scrum
9 95 (10.66%) Open Source
10 93 (10.44%) Problem-Solving
11 91 (10.21%) Computer Science
12 90 (10.10%) OO
13 83 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
14 80 (8.98%) SOLID
15 67 (7.52%) Microservices
16 65 (7.30%) Mentoring
17 62 (6.96%) OOD
18 61 (6.85%) Unit Testing
19 58 (6.51%) Fintech
20 56 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 512 (57.46%) JavaScript
2 302 (33.89%) C#
3 212 (23.79%) SQL
4 168 (18.86%) Java
5 90 (10.10%) PHP
6 70 (7.86%) Ruby
7 69 (7.74%) Python
8 41 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 40 (4.49%) ES6
10 36 (4.04%) VB
11 34 (3.82%) C++
12 30 (3.37%) T-SQL
13 28 (3.14%) C
14 26 (2.92%) Java 8
15 19 (2.13%) Elixir
15 19 (2.13%) Lua
16 17 (1.91%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.23%) Apple Swift
17 11 (1.23%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (10.10%) Degree
2 44 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.37%) WAI
2 26 (2.92%) QA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (5.95%) Docker
2 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (1.68%) Ansible
2 3 (0.34%) Puppet
3 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.02%) Atlassian
3 17 (1.91%) Zend
4 10 (1.12%) QNX
5 8 (0.90%) Klocwork
5 8 (0.90%) Oracle
6 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.34%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (0.34%) IBM
8 2 (0.22%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe
9 1 (0.11%) Google
9 1 (0.11%) Netezza
9 1 (0.11%) Percona
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.11%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.11%) Talend
9 1 (0.11%) WooCommerce