Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,081 918 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 50.78% 44.85% 35.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.77% 45.47% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 965 858 657
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,830
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,088 2,019 2,003
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 98.63% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,805 1,820 1,779
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 0 959 £45,000 +5.88% 82
Lewes +1 40 £44,500 -11.00% 2
Uckfield +3 26 £45,000 -
Eastbourne +3 16 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Hove -5 15 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Hastings +6 6 £37,500 +66.67% 3
Crowborough 0 6 £65,000 +85.71%
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 623 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 587 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 417 (38.58%) C#
4 412 (38.11%) .NET
5 372 (34.41%) HTML
6 370 (34.23%) CSS
7 336 (31.08%) AngularJS
8 281 (25.99%) SQL
9 255 (23.59%) Java
10 247 (22.85%) ASP.NET
11 198 (18.32%) React
12 184 (17.02%) Git (software)
13 177 (16.37%) TDD
14 175 (16.19%) Web Development
14 175 (16.19%) PHP
15 159 (14.71%) MVC
16 148 (13.69%) OO
16 148 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 144 (13.32%) SQL Server
18 142 (13.14%) MySQL
19 137 (12.67%) Scrum
20 134 (12.40%) Software Engineering
21 133 (12.30%) Front End Development
22 124 (11.47%) Python
23 121 (11.19%) Web Services
23 121 (11.19%) WCF
24 117 (10.82%) jQuery
25 114 (10.55%) HTML5
26 113 (10.45%) SOLID
27 112 (10.36%) Visual Studio

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 50 (4.63%) CMS
2 30 (2.78%) Apache
3 20 (1.85%) Confluence
3 20 (1.85%) Drupal
4 14 (1.30%) JBoss
5 11 (1.02%) WildFly
6 9 (0.83%) nginx
6 9 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.56%) IIS
9 5 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.46%) Moodle
9 5 (0.46%) Totara
10 4 (0.37%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.37%) WordPress
11 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.19%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.093%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.093%) TYPO3
Applications
1 38 (3.52%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.093%) Magento
3 1 (0.093%) Ripple
3 1 (0.093%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.39%) npm
4 11 (1.02%) Heroku
5 9 (0.83%) SaaS
6 7 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.46%) Serverless
9 3 (0.28%) GitHub
10 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.093%) Apigee
10 1 (0.093%) Boomi
10 1 (0.093%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.093%) PaaS
10 1 (0.093%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.093%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.72%) HTTP
2 17 (1.57%) Skype
3 5 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.093%) DNS
4 1 (0.093%) Internet
4 1 (0.093%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 142 (13.14%) MySQL
3 36 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 12 (1.11%) Big Data
7 9 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.56%) Apache Hive
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.37%) HBase
12 4 (0.37%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.37%) Redis
13 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 184 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 112 (10.36%) Visual Studio
3 55 (5.09%) Jenkins
3 55 (5.09%) JIRA
4 45 (4.16%) gulp
5 41 (3.79%) webpack
6 22 (2.04%) Maven
7 17 (1.57%) Gradle
8 16 (1.48%) Apache Ivy
8 16 (1.48%) JUnit
9 12 (1.11%) Selenium
10 11 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (1.02%) Visual Studio Code
11 10 (0.93%) NUnit
12 9 (0.83%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.83%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.65%) git-flow
13 7 (0.65%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.56%) Mockito
14 6 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 67 (6.20%) Manufacturing
2 40 (3.70%) Finance
3 25 (2.31%) Retail
4 23 (2.13%) Marketing
5 16 (1.48%) Games
6 8 (0.74%) Advertising
7 4 (0.37%) Banking
8 2 (0.19%) Back Office
8 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (38.11%) .NET
2 372 (34.41%) HTML
3 370 (34.23%) CSS
4 336 (31.08%) AngularJS
5 247 (22.85%) ASP.NET
6 198 (18.32%) React
7 148 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 121 (11.19%) WCF
8 121 (11.19%) Web Services
9 117 (10.82%) jQuery
10 114 (10.55%) HTML5
11 110 (10.18%) Node.js
12 109 (10.08%) Spring
13 102 (9.44%) RESTful
14 83 (7.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 81 (7.49%) Django
16 74 (6.85%) REST
17 65 (6.01%) XSLT
18 64 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 61 (5.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (9.81%) User Experience
2 102 (9.44%) Computer Science
3 62 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (2.22%) Fintech
6 23 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (1.02%) e-Learning
10 9 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.83%) iPad
11 8 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.46%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.37%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.28%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.19%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.19%) PMI
15 2 (0.19%) SCORM
16 1 (0.093%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.60%) Linux
2 32 (2.96%) Apple iOS
3 29 (2.68%) Windows
4 22 (2.04%) Android
5 9 (0.83%) Unix
6 5 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.093%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (16.37%) TDD
3 175 (16.19%) Web Development
4 159 (14.71%) MVC
5 148 (13.69%) OO
6 137 (12.67%) Scrum
7 134 (12.40%) Software Engineering
8 133 (12.30%) Front End Development
9 113 (10.45%) SOLID
10 110 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (9.25%) OOD
12 95 (8.79%) Test Automation
13 88 (8.14%) Customer Requirements
14 81 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
15 79 (7.31%) Integration Testing
16 66 (6.11%) Pair Programming
17 63 (5.83%) Microservices
18 59 (5.46%) Continuous Deployment
18 59 (5.46%) E-Commerce
19 53 (4.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 623 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 417 (38.58%) C#
3 281 (25.99%) SQL
4 255 (23.59%) Java
5 175 (16.19%) PHP
6 124 (11.47%) Python
7 68 (6.29%) TypeScript
8 48 (4.44%) Java 8
9 40 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 36 (3.33%) VB
11 35 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.13%) Apple Swift
12 23 (2.13%) C++
13 19 (1.76%) ES6
14 18 (1.67%) Go
15 17 (1.57%) Apex Code
16 16 (1.48%) F#
17 15 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.39%) C
17 15 (1.39%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (3.89%) Degree
2 9 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.65%) DBS Check
4 4 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.37%) HND
5 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.093%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.48%) QA
2 1 (0.093%) SLA
2 1 (0.093%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (3.89%) Docker
2 4 (0.37%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.83%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.65%) Ansible
3 4 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.093%) Proxmox
4 1 (0.093%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 94 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (1.76%) Adobe
4 12 (1.11%) Oracle
4 12 (1.11%) Zend
5 6 (0.56%) DevExpress
5 6 (0.56%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.46%) Hortonworks
7 4 (0.37%) Ab Initio
7 4 (0.37%) Cloudera
7 4 (0.37%) Google
8 3 (0.28%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.28%) Facebook
9 2 (0.19%) Tableau
9 2 (0.19%) Telerik
9 2 (0.19%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.093%) BT
10 1 (0.093%) Dell
10 1 (0.093%) HP
10 1 (0.093%) SAP