The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 161 199 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.62% 16.68% 16.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.92% 60.49% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 181 176
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 248 329 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 24.05% 27.58% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 230 289 292
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -0.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £58,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in West Sussex over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 May 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
Crawley +15 80 £42,500 -2.85% 11
Gatwick -3 26 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Horsham -6 22 £40,000 - 6
Chichester - 16 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +24 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Worthing -28 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Selsey - 3 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £47,500 - 2
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 130 (40.88%) Computer Science
2 122 (38.36%) SQL
3 116 (36.48%) JavaScript
4 103 (32.39%) .NET
5 102 (32.08%) Software Engineering
6 100 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (28.30%) C#
8 83 (26.10%) SQL Server
9 76 (23.90%) ASP.NET
9 76 (23.90%) C++
10 72 (22.64%) MVC
11 71 (22.33%) CSS
12 67 (21.07%) OO
12 67 (21.07%) Unit Testing
13 63 (19.81%) Visual Studio
14 62 (19.50%) HTML
15 60 (18.87%) Mathematics
15 60 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
16 59 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 58 (18.24%) Relational Database
18 57 (17.92%) jQuery
19 55 (17.30%) Linux
20 50 (15.72%) C
21 47 (14.78%) OOP
21 47 (14.78%) .NET Framework
22 44 (13.84%) VB.NET
23 43 (13.52%) Finance
24 41 (12.89%) MySQL
25 40 (12.58%) Java
26 38 (11.95%) Scrum

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 27 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.26%) CMS
2 4 (1.26%) IIS
3 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.63%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) Drupal
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.52%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.83%) SaaS
4 3 (0.94%) GitHub
4 3 (0.94%) IaaS
5 2 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) Firewall
1 8 (2.52%) WAN
1 8 (2.52%) Wireless
2 7 (2.20%) LAN
2 7 (2.20%) SAN
2 7 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.57%) HTTP
3 5 (1.57%) Internet
4 3 (0.94%) ATM
4 3 (0.94%) Extranet
4 3 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (0.94%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.94%) VoIP
5 2 (0.63%) 4G
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.63%) FCoE
5 2 (0.63%) IPsec
5 2 (0.63%) Junos
5 2 (0.63%) TACACS
5 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 58 (18.24%) Relational Database
3 41 (12.89%) MySQL
4 23 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.14%) Data Mining
7 9 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.20%) QlikView
9 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.89%) Power BI
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.26%) Spotfire
13 3 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.94%) Star Schema
14 2 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 63 (19.81%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.32%) JSUnit
3 28 (8.81%) JIRA
4 27 (8.49%) Subversion
5 11 (3.46%) PHPUnit
6 8 (2.52%) NUnit
7 7 (2.20%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.57%) Selenium
9 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.94%) Firebug
10 3 (0.94%) LINQPad
11 2 (0.63%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.63%) MSTest
11 2 (0.63%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.63%) Toad
11 2 (0.63%) Trac
12 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (13.52%) Finance
2 25 (7.86%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.72%) Retail
4 11 (3.46%) French Language
4 11 (3.46%) German Language
5 9 (2.83%) Marketing
6 6 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.94%) Avionics
8 3 (0.94%) Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Publishing
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 142 (44.65%) Developer
2 69 (21.70%) .NET Developer
3 57 (17.92%) Software Developer
4 55 (17.30%) C# Developer
5 54 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (14.15%) .NET Software Developer
7 40 (12.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 39 (12.26%) SQL Developer
9 36 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 33 (10.38%) Analyst
11 31 (9.75%) C# Software Developer
12 30 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (8.49%) Software Engineer
14 26 (8.18%) SQL Server Developer
15 25 (7.86%) C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (7.86%) Java Developer
16 20 (6.29%) Applications Support
17 18 (5.66%) SharePoint Support
18 17 (5.35%) Junior
19 16 (5.03%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (32.39%) .NET
2 76 (23.90%) ASP.NET
3 71 (22.33%) CSS
4 62 (19.50%) HTML
5 59 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (17.92%) jQuery
7 47 (14.78%) .NET Framework
8 37 (11.64%) Entity Framework
9 33 (10.38%) AngularJS
10 24 (7.55%) XML
11 21 (6.60%) Ajax
12 18 (5.66%) REST
12 18 (5.66%) Web Services
13 17 (5.35%) HTML5
14 11 (3.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 11 (3.46%) CSS3
14 11 (3.46%) MFC
14 11 (3.46%) Silex
14 11 (3.46%) STL
14 11 (3.46%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 130 (40.88%) Computer Science
2 60 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.09%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.83%) PMI
7 8 (2.52%) User Experience
8 7 (2.20%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.94%) CCTV
10 3 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.94%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.63%) PKI
11 2 (0.63%) Social Media
12 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.30%) Linux
2 33 (10.38%) Windows
3 26 (8.18%) Unix
4 6 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.57%) Android
5 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.94%) CentOS
6 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) OS/390
7 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (32.08%) Software Engineering
2 100 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (22.64%) MVC
4 67 (21.07%) OO
4 67 (21.07%) Unit Testing
5 60 (18.87%) Mathematics
6 47 (14.78%) OOP
7 38 (11.95%) Scrum
8 35 (11.01%) ITIL
9 30 (9.43%) Change Control
9 30 (9.43%) SDLC
10 27 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (8.49%) CRM
11 26 (8.18%) Refactoring
11 26 (8.18%) Web Development
12 23 (7.23%) TDD
13 22 (6.92%) PRINCE2
14 20 (6.29%) Test Automation
15 19 (5.97%) Project Management
16 18 (5.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (38.36%) SQL
2 116 (36.48%) JavaScript
3 90 (28.30%) C#
4 76 (23.90%) C++
5 50 (15.72%) C
6 44 (13.84%) VB.NET
7 40 (12.58%) Java
8 19 (5.97%) Python
9 18 (5.66%) Perl
10 15 (4.72%) Fortran
10 15 (4.72%) PHP
11 14 (4.40%) Assembly Language
12 12 (3.77%) Ruby
13 11 (3.46%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.57%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.26%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.94%) AWK
16 3 (0.94%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (4.09%) PMI Certification
2 12 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.52%) PMP
6 7 (2.20%) MCSE
7 6 (1.89%) CCNA
8 4 (1.26%) HNC
8 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.94%) CCNP
9 3 (0.94%) HND
9 3 (0.94%) OCA
9 3 (0.94%) OCP
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.94%) RHCE
9 3 (0.94%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB
10 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) GAMP
1 6 (1.89%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.26%) PMO
2 4 (1.26%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) MiFID
3 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.26%) Firmware
3 3 (0.94%) GlusterFS
3 3 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.63%) Docker
4 2 (0.63%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) NetBackup
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (0.94%) SCCM
1 3 (0.94%) SCOM
1 3 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (0.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (11.64%) Oracle
2 35 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.77%) Citrix
4 11 (3.46%) Zend
5 10 (3.14%) VMware
6 9 (2.83%) Adobe
6 9 (2.83%) Cognos
7 8 (2.52%) Cisco
8 6 (1.89%) Tableau
9 5 (1.57%) EMC
9 5 (1.57%) HP
10 3 (0.94%) Brocade
10 3 (0.94%) Google
10 3 (0.94%) Juniper
10 3 (0.94%) Progress
10 3 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.94%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.94%) StorageTek
10 3 (0.94%) Sun
10 3 (0.94%) Veritas
East Grinstead, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, Sussex
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 12 hours ago
Horsham, Sussex
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Collinson Central Services Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 19 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 15 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Collinson Central Services Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 19 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 19 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago