Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,132 776 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 50.92% 42.87% 40.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.64% 43.69% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 962 678 817
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £51,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 2,192 1,776 2,111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.61% 98.12% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,796 1,527 1,861
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +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 August 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 August 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 0 989 £45,000 +2.27% 88
Uckfield +1 53 £45,000 - 2
Lewes +1 39 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hove -3 21 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Eastbourne +1 17 £42,500 +12.58%
Crowborough 0 7 £35,000 +33.33%
Hastings +3 5 £37,500 - 2
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 725 (64.05%) JavaScript
2 563 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
3 448 (39.58%) HTML
4 444 (39.22%) CSS
5 420 (37.10%) C#
6 395 (34.89%) .NET
7 344 (30.39%) AngularJS
8 309 (27.30%) SQL
9 254 (22.44%) Java
10 251 (22.17%) PHP
11 221 (19.52%) React
12 211 (18.64%) ASP.NET
13 194 (17.14%) Git (software)
14 185 (16.34%) Web Development
15 182 (16.08%) MySQL
16 170 (15.02%) TDD
17 168 (14.84%) Front End Development
18 161 (14.22%) MVC
18 161 (14.22%) jQuery
19 158 (13.96%) OO
20 153 (13.52%) HTML5
21 144 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web API
22 140 (12.37%) Python
22 140 (12.37%) Web Services
23 136 (12.01%) Scrum
24 132 (11.66%) Node.js
25 130 (11.48%) RESTful
26 128 (11.31%) Linux
27 117 (10.34%) SQL Server
27 117 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

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 72 (6.36%) CMS
2 37 (3.27%) Confluence
2 37 (3.27%) Drupal
3 35 (3.09%) Apache
4 22 (1.94%) JBoss
5 20 (1.77%) WildFly
6 14 (1.24%) IIS
7 12 (1.06%) nginx
8 11 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.62%) Moodle
10 7 (0.62%) Totara
11 5 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.35%) WordPress
13 3 (0.27%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.088%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.088%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.088%) Liferay
14 1 (0.088%) TYPO3
Applications
1 50 (4.42%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.088%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Magento
2 5 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.03%) Heroku
3 23 (2.03%) npm
4 9 (0.80%) SaaS
5 8 (0.71%) GitHub
6 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.27%) Google Play
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.18%) Office 365
8 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.18%) Serverless
8 2 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.18%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.89%) HTTP
2 13 (1.15%) Skype
3 4 (0.35%) Broadband
4 2 (0.18%) DNS
4 2 (0.18%) Firewall
4 2 (0.18%) SMTP
4 2 (0.18%) Tactical Data Link
5 1 (0.088%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.088%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.088%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (16.08%) MySQL
2 117 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 39 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.12%) MongoDB
4 24 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (1.77%) Big Data
6 15 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (0.80%) Redis
8 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (0.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (0.44%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 194 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 90 (7.95%) JIRA
3 76 (6.71%) Visual Studio
4 64 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 53 (4.68%) gulp
6 44 (3.89%) webpack
7 24 (2.12%) NUnit
7 24 (2.12%) Selenium
8 22 (1.94%) SpecFlow
8 22 (1.94%) WebDriver
9 19 (1.68%) Maven
10 18 (1.59%) Visual Studio Code
11 13 (1.15%) Bitbucket
12 11 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.71%) git-flow
13 8 (0.71%) JUnit
14 7 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
14 7 (0.62%) Toad
15 6 (0.53%) TeamCity
16 5 (0.44%) Gradle
General
1 60 (5.30%) Manufacturing
2 33 (2.92%) Marketing
3 31 (2.74%) Finance
4 24 (2.12%) Retail
5 20 (1.77%) Games
6 11 (0.97%) Banking
7 9 (0.80%) Advertising
8 4 (0.35%) Publishing
9 3 (0.27%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.088%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (39.58%) HTML
2 444 (39.22%) CSS
3 395 (34.89%) .NET
4 344 (30.39%) AngularJS
5 221 (19.52%) React
6 211 (18.64%) ASP.NET
7 161 (14.22%) jQuery
8 153 (13.52%) HTML5
9 144 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 140 (12.37%) Web Services
11 132 (11.66%) Node.js
12 130 (11.48%) RESTful
13 98 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 96 (8.48%) WCF
15 93 (8.22%) Sass
16 92 (8.13%) Django
17 86 (7.60%) REST
18 74 (6.54%) Spring
19 68 (6.01%) XML
20 62 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 117 (10.34%) User Experience
2 89 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 44 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (3.71%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 18 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (1.06%) e-Learning
7 12 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.71%) iPad
9 6 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.44%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.35%) Digital TV
12 3 (0.27%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.27%) iPhone
12 3 (0.27%) SCORM
12 3 (0.27%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.18%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.18%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 128 (11.31%) Linux
2 26 (2.30%) Windows
3 25 (2.21%) Android
4 21 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.41%) Unix
6 7 (0.62%) AIX
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.18%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.088%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (16.34%) Web Development
3 170 (15.02%) TDD
4 168 (14.84%) Front End Development
5 161 (14.22%) MVC
6 158 (13.96%) OO
7 136 (12.01%) Scrum
8 117 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 112 (9.89%) Software Engineering
10 90 (7.95%) SOLID
11 88 (7.77%) Test Automation
12 73 (6.45%) OOD
13 72 (6.36%) E-Commerce
14 65 (5.74%) Open Source
15 63 (5.57%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (5.30%) OOP
17 59 (5.21%) BDD
18 48 (4.24%) Integration Testing
19 46 (4.06%) Pair Programming
20 43 (3.80%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 725 (64.05%) JavaScript
2 420 (37.10%) C#
3 309 (27.30%) SQL
4 254 (22.44%) Java
5 251 (22.17%) PHP
6 140 (12.37%) Python
7 63 (5.57%) VB.NET
8 42 (3.71%) C
9 38 (3.36%) C++
9 38 (3.36%) Java 8
10 37 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 37 (3.27%) TypeScript
11 32 (2.83%) Ruby
12 30 (2.65%) VB
13 23 (2.03%) Go
14 22 (1.94%) ES6
15 20 (1.77%) Apex Code
16 18 (1.59%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.59%) Embedded C
16 18 (1.59%) Lua
Qualifications
1 34 (3.00%) Degree
2 17 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.18%) HND
4 2 (0.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.088%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.18%) MISRA
2 2 (0.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 82 (7.24%) Docker
2 4 (0.35%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.62%) Ansible
2 6 (0.53%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.53%) Puppet
3 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.088%) Proxmox
5 1 (0.088%) Salt
Vendors
1 82 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.86%) Capita
3 30 (2.65%) Adobe
4 23 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.77%) Oracle
6 14 (1.24%) Zend
7 11 (0.97%) Atlassian
8 8 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (0.62%) Google
10 6 (0.53%) Facebook
11 4 (0.35%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.35%) HP
12 3 (0.27%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.27%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.27%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.18%) Green Hills
13 2 (0.18%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.18%) Snow
13 2 (0.18%) Tableau
13 2 (0.18%) Telerik