Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sussex during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Developer
South East > Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 19 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 31.15% 8.51% 26.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.15% 8.89% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 17
Sussex median annual salary £67,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,450 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £45,250 £64,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Sussex
Permanent vacancies in Sussex with a recognized job title 61 45 123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 95.74% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 68
Sussex median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,625 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,625 £66,500 £62,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Developer in Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Sussex

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
4 7 (36.84%) CSS3
4 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
4 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) JSON
5 6 (31.58%) Functional Programming
5 6 (31.58%) Microservices
5 6 (31.58%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (21.05%) Essbase
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) Hyperion
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) HFM
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (21.05%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Facebook

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) HFM
1 4 (21.05%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Essbase
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.26%) RavenDB
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) MSTest
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) CSS3
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
3 6 (31.58%) Ajax
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) Code First Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Ninject
5 2 (10.53%) Node.js
5 2 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (10.53%) WinForms
5 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Social Network
2 2 (10.53%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Functional Programming
2 6 (31.58%) Microservices
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 2 (10.53%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Facebook
1 4 (21.05%) Hyperion
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Guidewire