Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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

Senior Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 30 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 191 169 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.88% 8.50% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.11% 8.60% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 188 141 75
East Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -1.96% +13.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +5.00%

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 1,889 1,965 1,776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 98.84% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 1,779 1,609
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,100
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in East Sussex

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +10 180 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Uckfield 0 4 £45,000 -
Hastings - 2 £37,500 -
Hove -1 1 £60,000 +14.29%
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 131 (68.59%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (47.64%) .NET
3 90 (47.12%) C#
4 83 (43.46%) SQL
5 71 (37.17%) JavaScript
6 69 (36.13%) Java
7 60 (31.41%) OO
7 60 (31.41%) SOLID
8 54 (28.27%) TDD
9 49 (25.65%) Microservices
10 47 (24.61%) Customer Requirements
11 46 (24.08%) AngularJS
12 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
13 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
14 41 (21.47%) WCF
15 40 (20.94%) HTML
16 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (19.37%) Visual Studio
17 37 (19.37%) OOD
18 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (17.28%) CSS
19 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
19 33 (17.28%) Spring
20 32 (16.75%) QA
21 30 (15.71%) Pair Programming
22 29 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 29 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (14.66%) React
24 27 (14.14%) Integration Testing
25 26 (13.61%) Amazon AWS

Senior 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 7 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.57%) JBoss
2 3 (1.57%) WildFly
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.52%) Boomi
4 1 (0.52%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.28%) MySQL
2 9 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) DB2
4 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (19.37%) Visual Studio
2 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.14%) Mocha
4 5 (2.62%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.09%) Grunt
5 4 (2.09%) gulp
5 4 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.57%) Maven
6 3 (1.57%) PostCSS
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.05%) Gradle
7 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 13 (6.81%) Finance
2 1 (0.52%) Advertising
2 1 (0.52%) Marketing
2 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (47.64%) .NET
2 46 (24.08%) AngularJS
3 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
4 41 (21.47%) WCF
5 40 (20.94%) HTML
6 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (17.28%) CSS
7 33 (17.28%) Spring
8 28 (14.66%) React
9 25 (13.09%) XSLT
10 22 (11.52%) .NET Framework
11 18 (9.42%) HTML5
12 16 (8.38%) Spring Boot
13 14 (7.33%) Django
14 13 (6.81%) REST
15 12 (6.28%) JSP
15 12 (6.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (5.76%) Struts
17 10 (5.24%) Entity Framework
18 9 (4.71%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (11.52%) User Experience
2 9 (4.71%) Fintech
3 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.66%) Linux
2 3 (1.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (68.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.41%) OO
2 60 (31.41%) SOLID
3 54 (28.27%) TDD
4 49 (25.65%) Microservices
5 47 (24.61%) Customer Requirements
6 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
7 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (19.37%) OOD
9 30 (15.71%) Pair Programming
10 29 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (14.14%) Integration Testing
12 26 (13.61%) Continuous Deployment
13 25 (13.09%) E-Commerce
13 25 (13.09%) Test Automation
14 22 (11.52%) Computer Science
14 22 (11.52%) DevOps
14 22 (11.52%) Process Improvement
14 22 (11.52%) Scrum
15 21 (10.99%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 90 (47.12%) C#
2 83 (43.46%) SQL
3 71 (37.17%) JavaScript
4 69 (36.13%) Java
5 21 (10.99%) T-SQL
6 18 (9.42%) Python
7 16 (8.38%) TypeScript
8 15 (7.85%) VB
9 14 (7.33%) Java 8
10 8 (4.19%) Ruby
11 7 (3.66%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.62%) F#
12 5 (2.62%) PHP
13 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.75%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) WAI
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (1.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
2 1 (0.52%) Dell
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle
2 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.52%) Sitecore