Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 342 334 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.78% 15.93% 15.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.77% 62.55% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 288 312 388
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £63,750
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 636 534 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.62% 25.46% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 517 477 582
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +3 86 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Crawley -11 50 £40,000 +5.26% 12
Horsham -5 47 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Worthing +29 43 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Burgess Hill -9 42 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Chichester -1 6 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Haywards Heath +9 5 £77,500 +82.35% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea -6 2 £28,750 -23.33% 1
Lancing - 1 £24,000 - 1
Pulborough - 1 £40,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 180 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 155 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 77 (22.51%) Software Engineering
5 66 (19.30%) SQL
6 63 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 57 (16.67%) C#
7 57 (16.67%) C++
8 56 (16.37%) .NET
9 54 (15.79%) Finance
10 53 (15.50%) Linux
11 51 (14.91%) HTML
11 51 (14.91%) Java
11 51 (14.91%) Project Management
12 46 (13.45%) CSS
12 46 (13.45%) Web Development
13 40 (11.70%) .NET Framework
13 40 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (10.53%) Web Services
14 36 (10.53%) Scrum
14 36 (10.53%) TDD
15 35 (10.23%) PMI Certification
16 34 (9.94%) Citrix
16 34 (9.94%) French Language
17 33 (9.65%) Microsoft
17 33 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
18 32 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (9.36%) Waterfall
19 31 (9.06%) Aerospace
20 30 (8.77%) Windows

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 16 (4.68%) Apache
2 4 (1.17%) Confluence
2 4 (1.17%) IIS
3 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (7.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (4.09%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.17%) Slack
4 3 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (0.88%) Serverless
5 2 (0.58%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.19%) Wireless
2 15 (4.39%) WebEx
3 10 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.75%) Junos
4 6 (1.75%) LAN
4 6 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.75%) WAN
5 4 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.17%) Internet
5 4 (1.17%) Network Security
6 3 (0.88%) DNS
6 3 (0.88%) HTTP
7 2 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.58%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) ADSL
8 1 (0.29%) Firewall
8 1 (0.29%) ISDN
8 1 (0.29%) PSTN
8 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.51%) Big Data
4 6 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.46%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.17%) GIS
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.88%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.29%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.29%) MySQL
9 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.31%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.85%) Selenium
4 18 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 18 (5.26%) JIRA
5 8 (2.34%) JUnit
6 6 (1.75%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.88%) Gradle
7 3 (0.88%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.88%) Maven
7 3 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.58%) Hudson
8 2 (0.58%) jMock
8 2 (0.58%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.58%) TestNG
8 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (15.79%) Finance
2 34 (9.94%) French Language
3 31 (9.06%) Aerospace
4 27 (7.89%) German Language
5 12 (3.51%) Electronics
6 10 (2.92%) Marketing
7 8 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.34%) Russian Language
7 8 (2.34%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.46%) Automotive
8 5 (1.46%) Legal
8 5 (1.46%) Retail
8 5 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.17%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.88%) Advertising
10 3 (0.88%) Avionics
10 3 (0.88%) Military
10 3 (0.88%) Publishing
11 2 (0.58%) Games
11 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (29.24%) Developer
2 38 (11.11%) Graduate
3 37 (10.82%) Software Developer
4 33 (9.65%) Architect
5 27 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 21 (6.14%) Analyst
8 19 (5.56%) Junior
8 19 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (5.26%) IT Manager
10 17 (4.97%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.68%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.68%) Programme Manager
12 15 (4.39%) .NET Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Test Engineer
13 14 (4.09%) Enterprise Architect
14 13 (3.80%) C++ Developer
14 13 (3.80%) C++ Software Developer
15 12 (3.51%) Data Architect
15 12 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.37%) .NET
2 51 (14.91%) HTML
3 46 (13.45%) CSS
4 40 (11.70%) .NET Framework
5 36 (10.53%) Web Services
6 28 (8.19%) Spring
7 27 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 25 (7.31%) Hibernate
8 25 (7.31%) HTML5
9 23 (6.73%) J2EE
10 22 (6.43%) MFC
10 22 (6.43%) STL
10 22 (6.43%) XML
11 21 (6.14%) RESTful
12 20 (5.85%) jQuery
12 20 (5.85%) Sass
13 19 (5.56%) Angular 2
14 15 (4.39%) LESS
14 15 (4.39%) Node.js
14 15 (4.39%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 180 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 40 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (7.31%) User Experience
5 23 (6.73%) Management Information System
6 17 (4.97%) PMI
7 12 (3.51%) Taxonomies
8 7 (2.05%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.46%) SCADA
10 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.88%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.58%) EPoS
11 2 (0.58%) Industry 4.0
11 2 (0.58%) Life Science
11 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.58%) VHDL
12 1 (0.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.50%) Linux
2 30 (8.77%) Windows
3 16 (4.68%) Debian
4 8 (2.34%) CentOS
5 6 (1.75%) Unix
5 6 (1.75%) VMS
6 5 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.46%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.88%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (22.51%) Software Engineering
3 51 (14.91%) Project Management
4 46 (13.45%) Web Development
5 36 (10.53%) Scrum
5 36 (10.53%) TDD
6 32 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (9.36%) Waterfall
7 28 (8.19%) Business Analysis
7 28 (8.19%) Mentoring
8 27 (7.89%) Decision-Making
8 27 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 27 (7.89%) Test Automation
9 26 (7.60%) Project Planning
10 25 (7.31%) IT Strategy
11 24 (7.02%) Process Improvement
11 24 (7.02%) UML
12 23 (6.73%) Data Modelling
12 23 (6.73%) ITIL
12 23 (6.73%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (19.30%) SQL
2 63 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 57 (16.67%) C#
3 57 (16.67%) C++
4 51 (14.91%) Java
5 27 (7.89%) C
6 24 (7.02%) Python
7 16 (4.68%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.34%) Embedded C
9 7 (2.05%) Java 8
10 6 (1.75%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.46%) VB
12 4 (1.17%) GLSL
12 4 (1.17%) HLSL
12 4 (1.17%) Perl
13 3 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.88%) Pascal
13 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 108 (31.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 35 (10.23%) PMI Certification
3 26 (7.60%) PMP
4 18 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 18 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (2.63%) ISEB
7 7 (2.05%) CBAP
7 7 (2.05%) HNC
7 7 (2.05%) HND
8 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.88%) CISA
9 3 (0.88%) CISSP
9 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.88%) MCSE
9 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.88%) PhD
9 3 (0.88%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.77%) QA
2 15 (4.39%) PMO
3 5 (1.46%) MISRA
3 5 (1.46%) MISRA C
4 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.17%) SLA
5 3 (0.88%) GDPR
5 3 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.29%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (4.68%) Docker
2 13 (3.80%) LXC
3 5 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.58%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.75%) Nagios
2 3 (0.88%) Grafana
2 3 (0.88%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.88%) Packer
2 3 (0.88%) Prometheus
2 3 (0.88%) SCOM
2 3 (0.88%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.88%) Terraform
3 2 (0.58%) Ansible
3 2 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.58%) SCCM
3 2 (0.58%) SCSM
3 2 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.29%) Nessus
4 1 (0.29%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 34 (9.94%) Citrix
2 33 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (4.97%) Cisco
5 14 (4.09%) Oracle
6 13 (3.80%) VMware
7 8 (2.34%) Brocade
8 7 (2.05%) EMC
8 7 (2.05%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.75%) Riverbed
10 5 (1.46%) Wonderware
11 3 (0.88%) Adobe
11 3 (0.88%) BMC
11 3 (0.88%) Centrify
11 3 (0.88%) Minitab
11 3 (0.88%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.58%) StorageTek
12 2 (0.58%) Sun
12 2 (0.58%) Veritas