Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 238 85 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.30% 4.91% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.50% 4.99% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 195 78 126
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,875 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,070 1,704 2,032
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 98.38% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 1,544 1,818
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 £26,325 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 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 +17 192 £50,000 -0.99% 19
Uckfield +1 27 £45,000 - 2
Lewes +7 12 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Eastbourne - 3 £47,500 -
Hove +3 1 £52,500 +2.44% 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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.

1 140 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (53.36%) C#
2 127 (53.36%) .NET
3 114 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 112 (47.06%) SQL
5 71 (29.83%) AngularJS
6 69 (28.99%) TDD
7 65 (27.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 61 (25.63%) Java
9 60 (25.21%) HTML
10 59 (24.79%) ASP.NET
11 57 (23.95%) Git (software)
12 55 (23.11%) CSS
13 54 (22.69%) Linux
14 51 (21.43%) WCF
15 50 (21.01%) Degree
15 50 (21.01%) OO
16 49 (20.59%) Computer Science
17 48 (20.17%) Web Services
17 48 (20.17%) MVC
18 46 (19.33%) PHP
19 44 (18.49%) XSLT
20 43 (18.07%) React
21 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
22 41 (17.23%) Scrum
23 38 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
24 36 (15.13%) Test Automation
24 36 (15.13%) RESTful
25 35 (14.71%) Visual Studio
26 34 (14.29%) SOLID

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 10 (4.20%) CMS
2 9 (3.78%) JBoss
3 8 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.52%) WildFly
5 5 (2.10%) Drupal
6 4 (1.68%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.68%) WordPress
7 3 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.84%) Apache
8 2 (0.84%) Confluence
9 1 (0.42%) nginx
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.42%) SAS
9 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.78%) GitHub
3 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.26%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) DNS
1 3 (1.26%) HTTP
2 2 (0.84%) Broadband
3 1 (0.42%) SAN
3 1 (0.42%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.92%) MySQL
3 12 (5.04%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.20%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.52%) Big Data
6 6 (2.52%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (2.52%) GIS
7 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.42%) DB2
9 1 (0.42%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (23.95%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 20 (8.40%) JIRA
4 11 (4.62%) gulp
5 5 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.26%) Log4Net
6 3 (1.26%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.26%) Toad
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.84%) Protractor
7 2 (0.84%) Subversion
7 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.42%) Selenium
8 1 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 19 (7.98%) Retail
2 3 (1.26%) Games
3 2 (0.84%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (53.36%) .NET
2 71 (29.83%) AngularJS
3 65 (27.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 60 (25.21%) HTML
5 59 (24.79%) ASP.NET
6 55 (23.11%) CSS
7 51 (21.43%) WCF
8 48 (20.17%) Web Services
9 44 (18.49%) XSLT
10 43 (18.07%) React
11 36 (15.13%) RESTful
12 31 (13.03%) Django
13 26 (10.92%) Java EE
13 26 (10.92%) Node.js
14 20 (8.40%) REST
15 18 (7.56%) WinForms
15 18 (7.56%) WPF
15 18 (7.56%) XML
16 17 (7.14%) .NET Framework
16 17 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.20%) iPad
4 8 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.69%) Linux
2 9 (3.78%) Windows
3 8 (3.36%) Android
4 6 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) AIX
5 3 (1.26%) Unix
6 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.99%) TDD
3 50 (21.01%) OO
4 48 (20.17%) MVC
5 41 (17.23%) Scrum
6 38 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (15.13%) Test Automation
8 34 (14.29%) SOLID
9 33 (13.87%) OOD
9 33 (13.87%) OOP
10 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
11 30 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (12.18%) Continuous Deployment
12 29 (12.18%) Customer Requirements
12 29 (12.18%) Integration Testing
12 29 (12.18%) Pair Programming
12 29 (12.18%) Process Improvement
13 25 (10.50%) Mentoring
14 21 (8.82%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 127 (53.36%) C#
2 114 (47.90%) JavaScript
3 112 (47.06%) SQL
4 61 (25.63%) Java
5 46 (19.33%) PHP
6 31 (13.03%) Python
7 26 (10.92%) C
8 24 (10.08%) C++
9 21 (8.82%) ActionScript
10 8 (3.36%) F#
10 8 (3.36%) Java 8
10 8 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.36%) VB
11 7 (2.94%) Ruby
12 6 (2.52%) Perl
13 5 (2.10%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.68%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.26%) ES7
15 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (21.01%) Degree
2 27 (11.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.66%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 29 (12.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Ansible
1 3 (1.26%) Salt
2 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (13.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.46%) Capita
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle
4 4 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.42%) Green Hills