The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 54 81 55
Rank change year-on-year +27 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 34 13 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.79% 1.34% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 1.36% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 58
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 879 956 1126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.99% 98.56% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 797 866 957
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crowborough - 13 - - 2
Brighton +12 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hastings - 7 £37,500 - 1
Hove 0 1 £18,000 -52.00%
Uckfield - 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 17 (29.31%) C++
4 17 (29.31%) OOP
5 16 (27.59%) Linux
5 16 (27.59%) HTML
6 14 (24.14%) Ruby
6 14 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
7 13 (22.41%) Node.js
8 12 (20.69%) C#
9 11 (18.97%) C
9 11 (18.97%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) OO
10 10 (17.24%) TDD
10 10 (17.24%) Web Development
11 9 (15.52%) Java
11 9 (15.52%) CSS
12 8 (13.79%) PHP
12 8 (13.79%) Windows
12 8 (13.79%) ISO 9001
12 8 (13.79%) Spring
12 8 (13.79%) MVC
12 8 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (12.07%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
13 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
13 7 (12.07%) Mentoring

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) gulp
3 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.90%) git-flow
3 4 (6.90%) Grunt
3 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.90%) webpack
4 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
2 14 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (22.41%) Node.js
4 11 (18.97%) .NET
5 9 (15.52%) CSS
6 8 (13.79%) Spring
7 7 (12.07%) Qt
8 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.34%) J2EE
9 4 (6.90%) OpenLayers
9 4 (6.90%) PostGIS
9 4 (6.90%) React
9 4 (6.90%) Web Services
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.17%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (12.07%) Augmented Reality
2 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.62%) User Experience
4 3 (5.17%) iPad
5 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) Android
3 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.31%) OOP
4 11 (18.97%) OO
5 10 (17.24%) TDD
5 10 (17.24%) Web Development
6 8 (13.79%) MVC
7 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.34%) Mobile Development
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 5 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.90%) Microservices
11 2 (3.45%) DevOps
11 2 (3.45%) Machine Learning
11 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.72%) BDD
12 1 (1.72%) MVVM
12 1 (1.72%) Open Source
12 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.03%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) C++
4 14 (24.14%) Ruby
5 12 (20.69%) C#
6 11 (18.97%) C
7 9 (15.52%) Java
8 8 (13.79%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Perl
9 2 (3.45%) Python
10 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (1.72%) IBM
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.72%) VMware
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hastings
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago