Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 41 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 279 93 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.38% 5.14% 4.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.58% 5.25% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 234 76 109
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £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 2,218 1,772 2,151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.45% 98.01% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,815 1,559 1,913
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 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +33 219 £51,000 +7.37% 8
Uckfield -1 28 £45,000 - 1
Lewes +11 21 £50,000 +53.85%
Hove -3 8 £52,500 -4.55%
Eastbourne - 3 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 148 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 116 (41.58%) C#
4 113 (40.50%) SQL
5 112 (40.14%) .NET
6 93 (33.33%) Java
7 92 (32.97%) HTML
8 87 (31.18%) TDD
9 84 (30.11%) AngularJS
10 82 (29.39%) CSS
11 63 (22.58%) PHP
12 60 (21.51%) Python
13 59 (21.15%) Django
14 58 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 54 (19.35%) Linux
16 51 (18.28%) ASP.NET
17 48 (17.20%) Docker
17 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
18 46 (16.49%) REST
18 46 (16.49%) MVC
19 45 (16.13%) XSLT
20 44 (15.77%) MySQL
21 43 (15.41%) Scrum
22 42 (15.05%) React
23 41 (14.70%) OO
24 39 (13.98%) Web Services
25 35 (12.54%) SQL Server
25 35 (12.54%) SOLID
26 34 (12.19%) RESTful
27 32 (11.47%) Computer Science

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 19 (6.81%) JBoss
2 16 (5.73%) WildFly
3 13 (4.66%) Confluence
4 8 (2.87%) Drupal
4 8 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.51%) nginx
5 7 (2.51%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.43%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.43%) WordPress
7 3 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.72%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.08%) GitHub
3 3 (1.08%) NuGet
4 1 (0.36%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) DNS
1 3 (1.08%) HTTP
2 2 (0.72%) Broadband
3 1 (0.36%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.77%) MySQL
2 35 (12.54%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.23%) Big Data
4 8 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (2.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (2.51%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.51%) Redis
6 6 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.96%) JIRA
2 25 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.94%) Bitbucket
3 11 (3.94%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (3.58%) gulp
5 7 (2.51%) Maven
5 7 (2.51%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (2.51%) Toad
6 6 (2.15%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.43%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.08%) Log4Net
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.72%) Protractor
11 1 (0.36%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.36%) fastlane
11 1 (0.36%) git-flow
11 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 9 (3.23%) Finance
1 9 (3.23%) Retail
2 7 (2.51%) Banking
3 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (40.14%) .NET
2 92 (32.97%) HTML
3 84 (30.11%) AngularJS
4 82 (29.39%) CSS
5 59 (21.15%) Django
6 58 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 51 (18.28%) ASP.NET
8 46 (16.49%) REST
9 45 (16.13%) XSLT
10 42 (15.05%) React
11 39 (13.98%) Web Services
12 34 (12.19%) RESTful
13 32 (11.47%) WCF
14 30 (10.75%) .NET Framework
14 30 (10.75%) HTML5
15 28 (10.04%) XML
16 27 (9.68%) J2EE
16 27 (9.68%) Java EE
17 25 (8.96%) Flask
18 18 (6.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.47%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.30%) User Experience
4 8 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.35%) Linux
2 19 (6.81%) Windows
3 8 (2.87%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.51%) AIX
4 7 (2.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (31.18%) TDD
3 46 (16.49%) MVC
4 43 (15.41%) Scrum
5 41 (14.70%) OO
6 35 (12.54%) SOLID
7 28 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (10.04%) Software Engineering
8 27 (9.68%) Test Automation
9 25 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.96%) OOD
10 22 (7.89%) Pair Programming
11 21 (7.53%) Continuous Deployment
11 21 (7.53%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (7.53%) Integration Testing
11 21 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (6.81%) Microservices
12 19 (6.81%) Process Improvement
13 16 (5.73%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 116 (41.58%) C#
3 113 (40.50%) SQL
4 93 (33.33%) Java
5 63 (22.58%) PHP
6 60 (21.51%) Python
7 29 (10.39%) Java 8
8 21 (7.53%) C
9 16 (5.73%) C++
10 15 (5.38%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.30%) ActionScript
11 12 (4.30%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.87%) Ruby
13 7 (2.51%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.51%) TypeScript
14 6 (2.15%) Perl
15 5 (1.79%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.08%) ES7
17 2 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (6.09%) Degree
2 12 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.96%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) MISRA
2 1 (0.36%) MISRA C
System Software
1 48 (17.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (1.08%) Ansible
2 3 (1.08%) Salt
3 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.30%) Capita
3 11 (3.94%) Oracle
4 10 (3.58%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.87%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.08%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.36%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.36%) IBM