Period
to 26 September 2018

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 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 296 342 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.05% 16.56% 16.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.70% 65.39% 61.71%
Number of salaries quoted 246 332 414
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.57% +6.71%
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,500 £29,675
90th Percentile £64,125 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 513 523 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.61% 25.33% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 419 468 610
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

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 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 6 months to 26 September 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
Gatwick +4 67 £47,500 +48.44% 2
Burgess Hill +3 60 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Crawley -13 54 £40,000 +17.65% 9
Worthing +26 32 £35,000 +19.66% 4
Horsham -12 32 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Haywards Heath +7 3 £77,500 +63.16%
Chichester -7 1 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Pulborough - 1 £40,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 178 (60.14%) Computer Science
2 153 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (39.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 86 (29.05%) Software Engineering
5 72 (24.32%) C++
6 60 (20.27%) JavaScript
6 60 (20.27%) Finance
7 54 (18.24%) C#
8 51 (17.23%) HTML
9 49 (16.55%) UML
10 48 (16.22%) Java
11 47 (15.88%) CSS
12 46 (15.54%) TDD
13 45 (15.20%) Project Management
14 43 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (14.19%) Linux
16 40 (13.51%) SQL
17 39 (13.18%) Windows
18 35 (11.82%) MFC
18 35 (11.82%) STL
19 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
19 34 (11.49%) Web Development
20 33 (11.15%) Waterfall
21 32 (10.81%) Business Analysis
22 31 (10.47%) Mentoring
23 30 (10.14%) French Language
23 30 (10.14%) C
23 30 (10.14%) Citrix
23 30 (10.14%) Decision-Making
24 29 (9.80%) PMI Certification

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 11 (3.72%) Apache
2 5 (1.69%) IIS
2 5 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.01%) Confluence
3 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (7.43%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.39%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (2.36%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.01%) Slack
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.76%) WebEx
2 17 (5.74%) Wireless
3 12 (4.05%) Internet
4 6 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (1.35%) LAN
5 4 (1.35%) SAN
5 4 (1.35%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.34%) Firewall
6 1 (0.34%) Junos
6 1 (0.34%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.04%) Big Data
4 5 (1.69%) GIS
4 5 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.35%) DB2
5 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.01%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) MySQL
8 1 (0.34%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.76%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.07%) JIRA
4 13 (4.39%) Selenium
5 12 (4.05%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.69%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.35%) JUnit
8 3 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.68%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.34%) Gradle
10 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.34%) Maven
10 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (20.27%) Finance
2 30 (10.14%) French Language
3 29 (9.80%) German Language
4 16 (5.41%) Russian Language
4 16 (5.41%) Spanish Language
5 14 (4.73%) Electronics
6 12 (4.05%) Aerospace
7 9 (3.04%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.70%) Marketing
8 8 (2.70%) Military
9 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.69%) Legal
11 4 (1.35%) Automotive
11 4 (1.35%) Avionics
11 4 (1.35%) Billing
11 4 (1.35%) Retail
12 3 (1.01%) Publishing
13 2 (0.68%) Games
13 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (22.97%) Developer
2 48 (16.22%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.14%) Graduate
4 29 (9.80%) Analyst
5 27 (9.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (8.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (7.77%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (7.77%) Software Developer
8 21 (7.09%) Architect
9 19 (6.42%) Test Engineer
10 18 (6.08%) Business Analyst
10 18 (6.08%) Java Developer
11 17 (5.74%) IT Manager
12 15 (5.07%) Java Engineer
12 15 (5.07%) Junior
12 15 (5.07%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (4.73%) Programme Manager
14 12 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (4.05%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.23%) HTML
2 47 (15.88%) CSS
3 35 (11.82%) MFC
3 35 (11.82%) STL
4 29 (9.80%) .NET
5 28 (9.46%) Web Services
6 21 (7.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 19 (6.42%) .NET Framework
7 19 (6.42%) Spring
8 18 (6.08%) AngularJS
8 18 (6.08%) jQuery
9 17 (5.74%) HTML5
10 16 (5.41%) Hibernate
11 15 (5.07%) J2EE
12 14 (4.73%) CSS3
13 13 (4.39%) Angular 2
13 13 (4.39%) Sass
14 12 (4.05%) LESS
14 12 (4.05%) Node.js
14 12 (4.05%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 178 (60.14%) Computer Science
2 43 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 25 (8.45%) User Experience
4 23 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (4.73%) PMI
6 7 (2.36%) Taxonomies
7 6 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.01%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.68%) EPoS
11 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.68%) Industry 4.0
11 2 (0.68%) Life Science
11 2 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.68%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.19%) Linux
2 39 (13.18%) Windows
3 8 (2.70%) Unix
4 7 (2.36%) Debian
4 7 (2.36%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (2.36%) VxWorks
5 5 (1.69%) CentOS
6 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.35%) Solaris
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (29.05%) Software Engineering
3 49 (16.55%) UML
4 46 (15.54%) TDD
5 45 (15.20%) Project Management
6 34 (11.49%) Web Development
7 33 (11.15%) Waterfall
8 32 (10.81%) Business Analysis
9 31 (10.47%) Mentoring
10 30 (10.14%) Decision-Making
11 27 (9.12%) PRINCE2
11 27 (9.12%) Test Automation
12 23 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.43%) Data Modelling
13 22 (7.43%) IT Strategy
14 21 (7.09%) ITIL
15 19 (6.42%) Process Improvement
15 19 (6.42%) Workflow
16 18 (6.08%) Scrum
17 17 (5.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 72 (24.32%) C++
2 60 (20.27%) JavaScript
3 54 (18.24%) C#
4 48 (16.22%) Java
5 40 (13.51%) SQL
6 30 (10.14%) C
7 14 (4.73%) Java 8
8 13 (4.39%) Python
8 13 (4.39%) TypeScript
9 10 (3.38%) Embedded C
10 8 (2.70%) Embedded C++
11 7 (2.36%) GLSL
11 7 (2.36%) HLSL
12 6 (2.03%) Perl
13 4 (1.35%) AWK
13 4 (1.35%) Bourne shell
13 4 (1.35%) Korn
13 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.01%) VB
15 2 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 118 (39.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 29 (9.80%) PMI Certification
3 21 (7.09%) PMP
4 18 (6.08%) Master's Degree
5 15 (5.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (3.04%) CBAP
6 9 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.70%) ISEB
8 4 (1.35%) HNC
8 4 (1.35%) HND
8 4 (1.35%) OCA
8 4 (1.35%) OCP
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (1.35%) RHCE
8 4 (1.35%) RHCSA
9 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.01%) PhD
9 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.80%) QA
2 13 (4.39%) PMO
3 7 (2.36%) MISRA
3 7 (2.36%) MISRA C
4 4 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.01%) GDPR
5 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.04%) Docker
2 6 (2.03%) LXC
3 4 (1.35%) GlusterFS
3 4 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (1.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.01%) Nessus
3 2 (0.68%) Ansible
3 2 (0.68%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.34%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (10.14%) Citrix
2 25 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.08%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.73%) Oracle
5 9 (3.04%) EMC
5 9 (3.04%) VMware
6 8 (2.70%) Cisco
7 7 (2.36%) Adobe
7 7 (2.36%) Centrify
8 6 (2.03%) Sun
9 5 (1.69%) Brocade
9 5 (1.69%) IBM
10 4 (1.35%) HP
10 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.35%) Splunk
10 4 (1.35%) StorageTek
10 4 (1.35%) Veritas
11 3 (1.01%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.01%) McAfee
11 3 (1.01%) Minitab