The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 54 33
Rank change year-on-year -11 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.66% 4.27% 8.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 4.34% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 85
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,625 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 849 1061 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 98.15% 98.51% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3512 4851 4869
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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
Brighton -17 11 £49,000 +36.11% 1
Uckfield -1 8 £45,000 -
Crowborough - 4 £30,000 -
Hove -10 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (33.33%) OOP
3 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) Ruby
3 18 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
5 16 (28.07%) OO
6 15 (26.32%) SQL
7 14 (24.56%) C++
7 14 (24.56%) HTML
7 14 (24.56%) .NET
8 13 (22.81%) C
8 13 (22.81%) C#
9 12 (21.05%) CSS
9 12 (21.05%) Linux
10 11 (19.30%) Java
10 11 (19.30%) MVC
10 11 (19.30%) Web Development
11 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (17.54%) ISO 9001
12 9 (15.79%) PHP
12 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
12 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
13 8 (14.04%) Node.js
13 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
13 8 (14.04%) TDD
14 7 (12.28%) Spring
14 7 (12.28%) Scrum
14 7 (12.28%) Augmented Reality
14 7 (12.28%) Mobile App

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 1 (1.75%) JBoss
1 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Redis
3 1 (1.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Gradle
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) HTML
3 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
5 8 (14.04%) Node.js
6 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (12.28%) Spring
7 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.77%) J2EE
8 5 (8.77%) WPF
8 5 (8.77%) XML
9 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.02%) Web Services
10 3 (5.26%) HTML5
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
10 3 (5.26%) LINQ
10 3 (5.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (12.28%) Augmented Reality
2 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) OOP
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
4 16 (28.07%) OO
5 11 (19.30%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) Web Development
6 8 (14.04%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.28%) Scrum
8 4 (7.02%) MVVM
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.26%) SOLID
10 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.75%) BDD
11 1 (1.75%) Change Management
11 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Migration
11 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.75%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) Ruby
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) C++
5 13 (22.81%) C
5 13 (22.81%) C#
6 11 (19.30%) Java
7 9 (15.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) IBM
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.75%) VMware
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