Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 71 72
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 110 51 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.32% 2.85% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 2.88% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 39 74
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.29% -2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £47,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 2,034 1,768 2,087
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.45% 98.72% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,842 1,616 1,847
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 £26,750 £22,540
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 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 +25 107 £40,000 -10.11% 6
Uckfield -18 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 100 (90.91%) C#
2 88 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 78 (70.91%) SQL
4 61 (55.45%) .NET
5 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
7 43 (39.09%) OO
8 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET
9 39 (35.45%) XML
10 38 (34.55%) AngularJS
11 30 (27.27%) WPF
12 25 (22.73%) Web Services
12 25 (22.73%) T-SQL
13 23 (20.91%) OOP
14 22 (20.00%) REST
15 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (19.09%) SOAP
15 21 (19.09%) LINQ
16 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (17.27%) Degree
17 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
17 19 (17.27%) IIS
18 18 (16.36%) Ajax
18 18 (16.36%) Test Automation
19 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (14.55%) RESTful
20 16 (14.55%) NUnit
20 16 (14.55%) JIRA
21 15 (13.64%) QA
21 15 (13.64%) Selenium

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 (17.27%) IIS
2 15 (13.64%) Confluence
3 3 (2.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.91%) JBoss
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.91%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) npm
3 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
1 1 (0.91%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.18%) MySQL
4 4 (3.64%) Big Data
4 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.91%) GIS
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) JIRA
1 16 (14.55%) NUnit
2 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.64%) Selenium
2 15 (13.64%) SpecFlow
2 15 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.91%) Bower
5 1 (0.91%) Gradle
5 1 (0.91%) Grunt
5 1 (0.91%) gulp
5 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.91%) Moq
5 1 (0.91%) Subversion
5 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (2.73%) Retail
2 2 (1.82%) Finance
2 2 (1.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (55.45%) .NET
2 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET
3 39 (35.45%) XML
4 38 (34.55%) AngularJS
5 30 (27.27%) WPF
6 25 (22.73%) Web Services
7 22 (20.00%) REST
8 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (19.09%) LINQ
8 21 (19.09%) SOAP
9 18 (16.36%) Ajax
10 16 (14.55%) RESTful
11 12 (10.91%) WCF
12 8 (7.27%) WinForms
13 7 (6.36%) Entity Framework
14 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
14 6 (5.45%) CSS
14 6 (5.45%) HTML
15 4 (3.64%) jQuery
16 3 (2.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.82%) Wiki
3 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
3 1 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.45%) Linux
2 5 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (1.82%) Unix
3 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.09%) OO
3 23 (20.91%) OOP
4 18 (16.36%) Test Automation
5 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.64%) BDD
6 15 (13.64%) SDET
7 8 (7.27%) Web Development
8 6 (5.45%) OOD
8 6 (5.45%) TDD
9 5 (4.55%) MVC
10 4 (3.64%) Machine Learning
10 4 (3.64%) Microservices
10 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.82%) Change Management
12 2 (1.82%) CRM
12 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (1.82%) Migration
12 2 (1.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 100 (90.91%) C#
2 88 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 78 (70.91%) SQL
4 25 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 14 (12.73%) Java
6 8 (7.27%) PHP
7 5 (4.55%) Perl
8 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.73%) C++
9 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.91%) C
9 1 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.91%) Sitecore