Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 59 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 -26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 66 78 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.20% 3.90% 7.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.93% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 157
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £47,500
South East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% +3.75%

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 2034 1983 2171
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.69% 99.05% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1767 1876
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,100 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in East Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in East Sussex

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in East Sussex

Software 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 Software Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -12 63 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Hastings - 1 - -
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 60 (90.91%) C#
2 50 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 46 (69.70%) .NET
4 43 (65.15%) SQL Server
5 39 (59.09%) SQL
6 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
7 27 (40.91%) XML
7 27 (40.91%) OO
8 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 19 (28.79%) IIS
10 18 (27.27%) Ajax
10 18 (27.27%) HTML
11 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
11 16 (24.24%) WPF
12 15 (22.73%) REST
12 15 (22.73%) Web Services
13 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (16.67%) WCF
14 11 (16.67%) CSS
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
16 9 (13.64%) HTML5
17 8 (12.12%) SaaS
17 8 (12.12%) LINQ
17 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
17 8 (12.12%) WinForms
17 8 (12.12%) MVC
17 8 (12.12%) SOAP
17 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework

Software 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 (28.79%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.52%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (65.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.52%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) NUnit
2 4 (6.06%) Selenium
2 4 (6.06%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Gradle
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.61%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (69.70%) .NET
2 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
2 27 (40.91%) XML
3 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 18 (27.27%) Ajax
4 18 (27.27%) HTML
5 16 (24.24%) WPF
6 15 (22.73%) REST
6 15 (22.73%) Web Services
7 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (16.67%) CSS
8 11 (16.67%) WCF
9 9 (13.64%) HTML5
10 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
10 8 (12.12%) LINQ
10 8 (12.12%) SOAP
10 8 (12.12%) WinForms
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.61%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.03%) Wiki
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.52%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) OO
3 8 (12.12%) MVC
4 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.61%) OOP
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
4 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
5 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.09%) Online Marketing
5 6 (9.09%) TDD
5 6 (9.09%) Time Management
6 4 (6.06%) BDD
6 4 (6.06%) SDET
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (3.03%) Change Management
8 2 (3.03%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.03%) Migration
8 2 (3.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 60 (90.91%) C#
2 50 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 39 (59.09%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) Java
7 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.03%) C
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.52%) Groovy
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.52%) HND
2 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Rakuten
3 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore