Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 293 316 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.35% 14.94% 16.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.81% 63.07% 64.40%
Number of salaries quoted 210 269 368
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,875 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% -1.18%

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 626 501 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.39% 23.69% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 478 419 513
West Sussex median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,675 £29,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 0 115 £62,500 +47.06% 1
Crawley -3 41 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Horsham +4 36 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Burgess Hill -27 19 £41,500 -10.27% 7
Worthing 0 16 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Chichester +2 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea +2 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Lancing - 5 £35,000 -
Haywards Heath -11 3 £42,500 -45.16%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 122 (41.64%) Computer Science
2 99 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (26.28%) ITIL
4 72 (24.57%) Windows
5 68 (23.21%) Mathematics
6 61 (20.82%) SQL
7 60 (20.48%) .NET
8 58 (19.80%) Software Engineering
9 57 (19.45%) Finance
10 54 (18.43%) C#
10 54 (18.43%) Java
10 54 (18.43%) Computer Science Degree
11 53 (18.09%) Management Information System
12 50 (17.06%) SQL Server
12 50 (17.06%) Web Services
13 47 (16.04%) Microsoft
13 47 (16.04%) Project Management
14 43 (14.68%) JavaScript
15 41 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (12.97%) HTML
16 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
16 38 (12.97%) Business Analysis
17 35 (11.95%) XML
18 34 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
19 32 (10.92%) Linux
19 32 (10.92%) .NET Framework
19 32 (10.92%) PMO
20 31 (10.58%) CSS
21 30 (10.24%) Cisco
21 30 (10.24%) Migration

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 18 (6.14%) IIS
2 17 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.78%) Confluence
4 11 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.41%) Documentum
6 8 (2.73%) Apache
7 6 (2.05%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.34%) GeoServer
Applications
1 23 (7.85%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Primavera
2 1 (0.34%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.12%) SaaS
4 10 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.05%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 2 (0.68%) npm
6 2 (0.68%) Slack
7 1 (0.34%) AWS IoT
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.44%) Wireless
2 12 (4.10%) WAN
3 10 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (3.41%) MPLS
3 10 (3.41%) Network Security
3 10 (3.41%) SAN
3 10 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (3.07%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (2.73%) Firewall
6 7 (2.39%) BGP
6 7 (2.39%) LAN
6 7 (2.39%) OSPF
7 6 (2.05%) DSL
7 6 (2.05%) iBeacon
8 5 (1.71%) DMVPN
8 5 (1.71%) Frame Relay
8 5 (1.71%) SSL
8 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.71%) VPN
9 4 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.83%) Big Data
4 13 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.44%) Geospatial Data
4 13 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (3.75%) GIS
7 9 (3.07%) Spatial Data
8 8 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.39%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.39%) HBase
10 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.02%) DB2
12 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.68%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.34%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 24 (8.19%) JIRA
2 23 (7.85%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.48%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.78%) Bitbucket
5 11 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.75%) Maven
6 7 (2.39%) SonarQube
7 6 (2.05%) JMeter
7 6 (2.05%) JUnit
7 6 (2.05%) Mockito
8 5 (1.71%) Selenium
8 5 (1.71%) Subversion
8 5 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.02%) Redmine
10 2 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.68%) Sourcetree
10 2 (0.68%) webpack
11 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (19.45%) Finance
2 17 (5.80%) Back Office
3 16 (5.46%) Aerospace
4 13 (4.44%) Retail
5 8 (2.73%) Advertising
5 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.39%) Marketing
7 6 (2.05%) Automotive
7 6 (2.05%) Avionics
7 6 (2.05%) Billing
8 5 (1.71%) Legal
9 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.02%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (28.67%) Developer
2 33 (11.26%) Software Developer
3 29 (9.90%) IT Manager
3 29 (9.90%) Java Developer
4 24 (8.19%) Analyst
4 24 (8.19%) Project Manager
5 23 (7.85%) C# Developer
6 22 (7.51%) Architect
7 21 (7.17%) IT Project Manager
8 20 (6.83%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.48%) Junior
9 19 (6.48%) Senior Manager
9 19 (6.48%) Senior Project Manager
10 18 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Senior IT Manager
10 18 (6.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 18 (6.14%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.80%) Junior Developer
12 15 (5.12%) DBA
12 15 (5.12%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (20.48%) .NET
2 50 (17.06%) Web Services
3 38 (12.97%) HTML
4 35 (11.95%) XML
5 32 (10.92%) .NET Framework
6 31 (10.58%) CSS
7 22 (7.51%) Spring
8 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET
9 19 (6.48%) RESTful
10 18 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (5.12%) jQuery
12 14 (4.78%) AngularJS
12 14 (4.78%) HTML5
13 12 (4.10%) MFC
13 12 (4.10%) Middleware
14 11 (3.75%) STL
15 10 (3.41%) Java EE
16 9 (3.07%) Hibernate
17 8 (2.73%) JSON
18 7 (2.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 41 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.22%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (7.85%) User Experience
5 20 (6.83%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.44%) Driving Licence
7 12 (4.10%) Clustering
7 12 (4.10%) Taxonomies
8 9 (3.07%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.39%) SCADA
10 6 (2.05%) CCTV
11 5 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.71%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.37%) CAN bus
13 3 (1.02%) Equities
13 3 (1.02%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.02%) PMI
13 3 (1.02%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.57%) Windows
2 32 (10.92%) Linux
3 20 (6.83%) Windows 10
4 19 (6.48%) Windows Server
5 15 (5.12%) Solaris
6 12 (4.10%) Unix
7 10 (3.41%) Android
7 10 (3.41%) CentOS
8 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.05%) Debian
10 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (41.64%) Computer Science
2 99 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (26.28%) ITIL
4 68 (23.21%) Mathematics
5 58 (19.80%) Software Engineering
6 47 (16.04%) Project Management
7 38 (12.97%) Business Analysis
7 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
8 34 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (10.24%) Migration
10 28 (9.56%) Physics
11 26 (8.87%) Waterfall
12 25 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (8.53%) ITIL V3
12 25 (8.53%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.19%) Data Migration
13 24 (8.19%) Project Planning
14 23 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (7.85%) OO
15 22 (7.51%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 61 (20.82%) SQL
2 54 (18.43%) C#
2 54 (18.43%) Java
3 43 (14.68%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.90%) C++
5 24 (8.19%) C
6 18 (6.14%) Python
7 17 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.46%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.73%) AWK
9 8 (2.73%) Bourne shell
9 8 (2.73%) Korn
9 8 (2.73%) Perl
9 8 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.37%) Java 8
10 4 (1.37%) PHP
10 4 (1.37%) VB
11 3 (1.02%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (18.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 26 (8.87%) PMI Certification
3 24 (8.19%) PMP
4 22 (7.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 19 (6.48%) CISA
5 19 (6.48%) CISSP
6 18 (6.14%) IISP
7 15 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (5.12%) Security Cleared
8 14 (4.78%) MCP
9 11 (3.75%) CISM
10 10 (3.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 8 (2.73%) CCNP
11 8 (2.73%) OCA
11 8 (2.73%) OCP
11 8 (2.73%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (2.73%) RHCE
11 8 (2.73%) RHCSA
12 7 (2.39%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.92%) PMO
2 23 (7.85%) QA
3 15 (5.12%) SLA
4 14 (4.78%) PCI DSS
5 11 (3.75%) ISO 9001
5 11 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (2.39%) GDPR
7 7 (2.39%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.39%) ISO 22301
7 7 (2.39%) ISO 31000
7 7 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 7 (2.39%) NIST
8 5 (1.71%) DICOM
9 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 15288
10 1 (0.34%) COBIT
10 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) Docker
2 9 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.73%) GlusterFS
3 8 (2.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (2.39%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.10%) BMC PATROL
1 12 (4.10%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Clustering
1 12 (4.10%) SCCM
1 12 (4.10%) SCOM
2 11 (3.75%) IBM Guardium
2 11 (3.75%) Nessus
3 8 (2.73%) NetBackup
3 8 (2.73%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 8 (2.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (2.39%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 4 (1.37%) OSSEC
6 2 (0.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.24%) Cisco
3 27 (9.22%) ServiceNow
4 20 (6.83%) HP
5 19 (6.48%) Centrify
5 19 (6.48%) Oracle
6 14 (4.78%) VMware
7 13 (4.44%) IBM
7 13 (4.44%) SAP
8 12 (4.10%) Atlassian
8 12 (4.10%) Barracuda Networks
8 12 (4.10%) BMC
8 12 (4.10%) McAfee
9 11 (3.75%) ArcSight
9 11 (3.75%) Qualys
9 11 (3.75%) Splunk
9 11 (3.75%) Tripwire
10 10 (3.41%) Brocade
11 9 (3.07%) EMC
12 8 (2.73%) Sun