Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 48 51
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 171 80 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.49% 4.43% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% 4.47% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 143 76 109
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1,991 1,789 2,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.81% 99.00% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,801 1,616 1,788
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 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,750
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +19 153 £50,000 -1.96% 11
Uckfield - 16 £45,000 -
Hove -4 1 £52,500 -4.55%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 122 (71.35%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (54.39%) .NET
3 88 (51.46%) C#
4 75 (43.86%) JavaScript
5 57 (33.33%) SQL
6 53 (30.99%) Scrum
7 52 (30.41%) TDD
8 48 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 47 (27.49%) Git (software)
10 45 (26.32%) WCF
11 42 (24.56%) ASP.NET
12 40 (23.39%) AngularJS
13 38 (22.22%) OO
13 38 (22.22%) Degree
14 37 (21.64%) Web Services
14 37 (21.64%) Java
15 36 (21.05%) React
16 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
16 34 (19.88%) Computer Science
17 31 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (18.13%) MVC
17 31 (18.13%) Test Automation
18 29 (16.96%) RESTful
18 29 (16.96%) HTML
18 29 (16.96%) Visual Studio
19 26 (15.20%) Linux
19 26 (15.20%) CSS
20 25 (14.62%) OOP
20 25 (14.62%) XSLT
20 25 (14.62%) OOD

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 13 (7.60%) CMS
2 4 (2.34%) IIS
2 4 (2.34%) JBoss
2 4 (2.34%) WildFly
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.51%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.09%) MySQL
2 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.51%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (3.51%) GIS
3 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.58%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) OLTP
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (27.49%) Git (software)
2 29 (16.96%) Visual Studio
3 22 (12.87%) JIRA
4 3 (1.75%) gulp
5 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.58%) Subversion
5 1 (0.58%) webpack
General
1 18 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (2.34%) Marketing
3 3 (1.75%) Finance
4 2 (1.17%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (54.39%) .NET
2 48 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
3 45 (26.32%) WCF
4 42 (24.56%) ASP.NET
5 40 (23.39%) AngularJS
6 37 (21.64%) Web Services
7 36 (21.05%) React
8 29 (16.96%) HTML
8 29 (16.96%) RESTful
9 26 (15.20%) CSS
10 25 (14.62%) XSLT
11 21 (12.28%) WPF
12 20 (11.70%) WinForms
13 16 (9.36%) Java EE
14 15 (8.77%) REST
14 15 (8.77%) Spring
15 14 (8.19%) Node.js
16 13 (7.60%) Django
16 13 (7.60%) jQuery
17 12 (7.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.53%) iPad
4 8 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.92%) User Experience
6 4 (2.34%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.20%) Linux
2 8 (4.68%) Android
3 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.51%) Unix
4 4 (2.34%) Windows
5 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (71.35%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.99%) Scrum
3 52 (30.41%) TDD
4 38 (22.22%) OO
5 31 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (18.13%) MVC
5 31 (18.13%) Test Automation
6 25 (14.62%) Continuous Deployment
6 25 (14.62%) Customer Requirements
6 25 (14.62%) Integration Testing
6 25 (14.62%) OOD
6 25 (14.62%) OOP
6 25 (14.62%) Pair Programming
6 25 (14.62%) SOLID
7 24 (14.04%) Process Improvement
8 23 (13.45%) Software Engineering
9 21 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (12.28%) Web Development
10 20 (11.70%) E-Commerce
11 18 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 88 (51.46%) C#
2 75 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 57 (33.33%) SQL
4 37 (21.64%) Java
5 14 (8.19%) C++
6 13 (7.60%) PHP
6 13 (7.60%) Python
7 12 (7.02%) ActionScript
7 12 (7.02%) C
8 8 (4.68%) F#
8 8 (4.68%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) COBOL
9 1 (0.58%) ES6
9 1 (0.58%) PL/1
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.22%) Degree
2 18 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.34%) Rakuten
3 3 (1.75%) Capita
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.58%) IBM