Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 20 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 33 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 +40 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 225 137 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.27% 7.03% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 7.14% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 209 108 62
East Sussex median annual salary £51,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 2,153 1,918 2,063
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.27% 98.46% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 1,700 1,824
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 October 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 October 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 +13 188 £52,500 +10.53% 17
Uckfield -4 18 £45,000 -
Hove -5 8 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Lewes - 8 £50,000 -
Hastings - 2 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 144 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (49.33%) JavaScript
3 96 (42.67%) C#
4 93 (41.33%) .NET
5 84 (37.33%) SQL
6 72 (32.00%) TDD
7 71 (31.56%) Java
8 70 (31.11%) AngularJS
9 63 (28.00%) HTML
10 54 (24.00%) CSS
11 49 (21.78%) Python
12 47 (20.89%) OO
12 47 (20.89%) SOLID
13 45 (20.00%) Django
14 44 (19.56%) REST
15 42 (18.67%) Scrum
16 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (16.89%) ASP.NET
18 36 (16.00%) Git (software)
19 34 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (14.67%) HTML5
21 32 (14.22%) React
21 32 (14.22%) XSLT
21 32 (14.22%) .NET Framework
21 32 (14.22%) QA
22 31 (13.78%) MySQL
22 31 (13.78%) Microservices
22 31 (13.78%) Java 8
23 29 (12.89%) Test Automation
24 28 (12.44%) Customer Requirements

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 15 (6.67%) JBoss
1 15 (6.67%) WildFly
2 11 (4.89%) Confluence
3 6 (2.67%) nginx
3 6 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.33%) Drupal
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) Boomi
2 1 (0.44%) iPaaS
2 1 (0.44%) PaaS
2 1 (0.44%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.78%) MySQL
2 18 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.67%) Redis
4 5 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.78%) Big Data
6 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.89%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.22%) JIRA
4 8 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (3.56%) Bitbucket
4 8 (3.56%) Maven
5 6 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.78%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (1.33%) Toad
9 2 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.89%) Gradle
9 2 (0.89%) gulp
10 1 (0.44%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.44%) git-flow
10 1 (0.44%) Mocha
10 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 9 (4.00%) Finance
2 7 (3.11%) Banking
3 1 (0.44%) Advertising
3 1 (0.44%) Marketing
3 1 (0.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (41.33%) .NET
2 70 (31.11%) AngularJS
3 63 (28.00%) HTML
4 54 (24.00%) CSS
5 45 (20.00%) Django
6 44 (19.56%) REST
7 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (16.89%) ASP.NET
9 33 (14.67%) HTML5
10 32 (14.22%) .NET Framework
10 32 (14.22%) React
10 32 (14.22%) XSLT
11 27 (12.00%) WCF
12 26 (11.56%) Spring
13 22 (9.78%) Web Services
14 19 (8.44%) Spring Boot
14 19 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (8.00%) Java EE
15 18 (8.00%) RESTful
16 16 (7.11%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.11%) User Experience
2 23 (10.22%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.56%) Linux
2 15 (6.67%) Windows
3 8 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.11%) Android
5 3 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.00%) TDD
3 47 (20.89%) OO
3 47 (20.89%) SOLID
4 42 (18.67%) Scrum
5 34 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (13.78%) Microservices
7 29 (12.89%) Test Automation
8 28 (12.44%) Customer Requirements
9 26 (11.56%) Integration Testing
9 26 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (11.56%) Software Engineering
10 25 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 25 (11.11%) OOD
10 25 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 23 (10.22%) E-Commerce
11 23 (10.22%) MVC
12 20 (8.89%) Process Improvement
13 19 (8.44%) SOA
14 16 (7.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.33%) JavaScript
2 96 (42.67%) C#
3 84 (37.33%) SQL
4 71 (31.56%) Java
5 49 (21.78%) Python
6 31 (13.78%) Java 8
7 22 (9.78%) PHP
8 19 (8.44%) T-SQL
9 17 (7.56%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.56%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.67%) C
11 6 (2.67%) C++
12 5 (2.22%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.22%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.22%) VB
13 4 (1.78%) F#
14 3 (1.33%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (1.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.22%) QA
System Software
1 21 (9.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (4.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.56%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle
4 3 (1.33%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.44%) Dell
5 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.44%) Sitecore