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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1 19 22
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 437 142 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 31.35% 11.53% 9.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.27% 53.99% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 97 67 99
10th Percentile £33,005 £34,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £37,750 £45,625 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile £60,750 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

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 573 263 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.10% 21.35% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 200 144 194
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,375 £35,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,250 £50,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +6.50% -6.98% +11.98%
75th Percentile £61,938 £61,938 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Degree in West Sussex

Degree
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in West Sussex over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley +15 139 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Horsham +24 87 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Burgess Hill +26 54 £67,500 - 2
Worthing +16 39 £54,300 +14.32% 1
Gatwick +1 39 £72,500 +11.54%
Haywards Heath +6 16 £40,000 -30.43%
Hassocks - 10 £85,000 -
East Grinstead - 9 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 8 - -
Steyning - 8 - -
Chichester - 6 £52,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 140 (32.04%) Problem-Solving
2 134 (30.66%) Social Skills
2 134 (30.66%) Finance
3 116 (26.54%) Software Engineering
3 116 (26.54%) Computer Science
4 92 (21.05%) Agile
5 88 (20.14%) Marketing
6 84 (19.22%) Driving Licence
7 69 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 69 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 68 (15.56%) C++
9 66 (15.10%) Mentoring
10 63 (14.42%) QA
10 63 (14.42%) Decision-Making
11 61 (13.96%) Unit Testing
11 61 (13.96%) C#
11 61 (13.96%) Microsoft
12 58 (13.27%) Linux
13 57 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (13.04%) Virtual Team
14 56 (12.81%) Analytics
15 54 (12.36%) C
16 53 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
16 53 (12.13%) Project Management
17 49 (11.21%) HTML
18 47 (10.76%) .NET
18 47 (10.76%) HTTP
19 46 (10.53%) Revenue Management
19 46 (10.53%) Conflict Management
19 46 (10.53%) Cost Control

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 10 (2.29%) WordPress
2 5 (1.14%) Confluence
3 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (12.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Magento
2 3 (0.69%) SAP R/3
2 3 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.47%) Power Platform
2 15 (3.43%) Azure
3 10 (2.29%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.83%) AWS
5 7 (1.60%) Azure DevOps
5 7 (1.60%) GCP
5 7 (1.60%) GitHub
5 7 (1.60%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (1.37%) Serverless
7 5 (1.14%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.92%) IaaS
8 4 (0.92%) PaaS
8 4 (0.92%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.69%) Azure Monitor
9 3 (0.69%) Boomi
9 3 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.76%) HTTP
2 41 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.83%) Wireless
4 5 (1.14%) SD-WAN
4 5 (1.14%) WAN
5 4 (0.92%) Internet
6 3 (0.69%) Firewall
6 3 (0.69%) LAN
6 3 (0.69%) WLAN
7 2 (0.46%) 5G
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
7 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) Modbus
8 1 (0.23%) MQTT
8 1 (0.23%) RS-232
8 1 (0.23%) RS-422
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.78%) Power BI
3 25 (5.72%) Tableau
4 23 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.06%) Data Mining
6 9 (2.06%) MySQL
7 4 (0.92%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.46%) Big Data
9 2 (0.46%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.46%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.23%) QlikView
10 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.29%) JIRA
3 10 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.60%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.60%) JUnit
4 7 (1.60%) Maven
5 5 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.92%) Spinnaker
7 3 (0.69%) Gradle
7 3 (0.69%) Mockito
8 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.23%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 134 (30.66%) Finance
1 134 (30.66%) Social Skills
2 88 (20.14%) Marketing
3 57 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (10.30%) Retail
5 44 (10.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 39 (8.92%) Legal
7 30 (6.86%) Electronics
8 22 (5.03%) Manufacturing
9 18 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (3.89%) Advertising
11 16 (3.66%) Influencing Skills
12 15 (3.43%) Presentation Skills
13 13 (2.97%) Aerospace
13 13 (2.97%) Aviation
13 13 (2.97%) Games
14 9 (2.06%) Law
15 7 (1.60%) Documentation Skills
15 7 (1.60%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (19.68%) Graduate
2 81 (18.54%) Software Engineer
3 52 (11.90%) Embedded Engineer
4 51 (11.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 46 (10.53%) Trainee
6 29 (6.64%) Developer
7 25 (5.72%) Project Manager
7 25 (5.72%) Senior Software Engineer
8 23 (5.26%) Product Owner
9 21 (4.81%) Analyst
10 20 (4.58%) Junior
10 20 (4.58%) Junior Embedded Engineer
10 20 (4.58%) Junior Software Engineer
11 19 (4.35%) Project Engineer
12 17 (3.89%) Senior Manager
13 16 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (3.43%) IT Manager
14 15 (3.43%) IT Project Manager
14 15 (3.43%) Senior IT Manager
14 15 (3.43%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (11.21%) HTML
2 47 (10.76%) .NET
3 45 (10.30%) CSS
4 40 (9.15%) Protocol Buffers
5 27 (6.18%) ASP.NET
6 26 (5.95%) .NET Framework
7 24 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (4.58%) WPF
9 18 (4.12%) React
10 16 (3.66%) Spring Boot
11 15 (3.43%) REST
12 13 (2.97%) Spring
13 10 (2.29%) COM
13 10 (2.29%) Kafka
13 10 (2.29%) LINQ
14 8 (1.83%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (1.83%) LESS
14 8 (1.83%) XML
15 7 (1.60%) Middleware
16 6 (1.37%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.22%) Driving Licence
2 57 (13.04%) Virtual Team
3 31 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.58%) User Experience
5 19 (4.35%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.20%) Legacy Systems
7 13 (2.97%) Life Science
8 12 (2.75%) Cloud Native
9 10 (2.29%) Biotechnology
9 10 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.60%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.60%) Social Media
11 6 (1.37%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.92%) IoT
12 4 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
13 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.27%) Linux
2 21 (4.81%) Windows
3 11 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (2.29%) VMS
5 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.14%) Unix
7 2 (0.46%) Android
7 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.23%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (32.04%) Problem-Solving
2 116 (26.54%) Computer Science
2 116 (26.54%) Software Engineering
3 92 (21.05%) Agile
4 69 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 66 (15.10%) Mentoring
6 63 (14.42%) Decision-Making
7 61 (13.96%) Unit Testing
8 56 (12.81%) Analytics
9 53 (12.13%) Project Management
10 46 (10.53%) Conflict Management
10 46 (10.53%) Cost Control
10 46 (10.53%) Revenue Management
11 41 (9.38%) Functional Testing
12 40 (9.15%) Digital Signal Processing
12 40 (9.15%) Project Planning
12 40 (9.15%) Signal Processing
13 38 (8.70%) ITIL
14 37 (8.47%) Scrum
15 36 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.56%) C++
2 61 (13.96%) C#
3 54 (12.36%) C
4 39 (8.92%) SQL
5 37 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 32 (7.32%) Java
7 15 (3.43%) Kotlin
8 13 (2.97%) PHP
9 12 (2.75%) Python
10 8 (1.83%) R
11 5 (1.14%) Go
11 5 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.69%) ABAP
12 3 (0.69%) COBOL
13 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.23%) Scala
13 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (4.12%) PMI Certification
4 16 (3.66%) PMP
5 11 (2.52%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.60%) CISM
6 7 (1.60%) CISSP
7 5 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.69%) CISA
9 3 (0.69%) CRISC
9 3 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.46%) FFIEC
10 2 (0.46%) MCP
10 2 (0.46%) SSCP
11 1 (0.23%) CCSP
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.23%) ISEB
11 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.42%) QA
2 21 (4.81%) Good Clinical Practice
3 18 (4.12%) Accessibility
4 13 (2.97%) ISO 9001
5 12 (2.75%) CDISC
6 8 (1.83%) COBIT
6 8 (1.83%) GDPR
7 5 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.69%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.46%) GRC
10 2 (0.46%) ITGC
10 2 (0.46%) NCSC
10 2 (0.46%) NIST
10 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.46%) SLA
11 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (2.97%) Docker
2 4 (0.92%) etcd
3 2 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.14%) Terraform
3 3 (0.69%) Ansible
4 2 (0.46%) Istio
Vendors
1 61 (13.96%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.92%) ANSYS
3 32 (7.32%) Bloomberg
4 19 (4.35%) NEC
5 15 (3.43%) Google
6 10 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.83%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.14%) Oracle
8 5 (1.14%) SAP
9 4 (0.92%) Adobe
9 4 (0.92%) Dell
9 4 (0.92%) Okta
9 4 (0.92%) SEEBURGER
10 3 (0.69%) Databricks
10 3 (0.69%) Sage
10 3 (0.69%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.46%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.46%) Palantir
11 2 (0.46%) ServiceNow