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The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 167 440 513
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.56% 36.73% 32.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.56% 38.46% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 136 368 481
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.16%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £55,320 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.37% +5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,073 1,144 1,551
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.55% 95.49% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 693 883 1,315
10th Percentile £31,050 £32,300 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +1.25%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,750 £70,000 £71,060
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Developer in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Developer in West Sussex

Developer
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 Developer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 May 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
Worthing -5 42 £45,000 - 2
Crawley -19 42 £55,000 - 8
Horsham -4 31 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Gatwick -9 12 £62,500 -21.88% 2
Haywards Heath -13 8 £47,500 - 1
Chichester -4 4 £41,250 +17.86% 2
East Grinstead -10 3 - - 2
Burgess Hill -17 3 £65,000 +23.81%
Billingshurst 0 1 - -
Pulborough 0 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, Developer job roles required 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 97 (58.08%) .NET
2 89 (53.29%) JavaScript
3 77 (46.11%) C#
4 62 (37.13%) SQL
5 55 (32.93%) SQL Server
6 51 (30.54%) Full Stack Development
7 48 (28.74%) HTML
8 47 (28.14%) CSS
9 45 (26.95%) Agile
10 44 (26.35%) MVC
11 43 (25.75%) Software Engineering
12 38 (22.75%) MySQL
13 37 (22.16%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
15 34 (20.36%) PHP
16 33 (19.76%) Java
17 32 (19.16%) Azure
18 31 (18.56%) AWS
19 30 (17.96%) Degree
20 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
21 28 (16.77%) .NET Framework
21 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
22 26 (15.57%) Finance
23 25 (14.97%) T-SQL
23 25 (14.97%) QA
24 24 (14.37%) Manufacturing
25 23 (13.77%) Oracle
26 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web API
26 22 (13.17%) .NET Core
26 22 (13.17%) Computer Science Degree

Developer Skill Set
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 (9.58%) WordPress
2 9 (5.39%) Apache
3 6 (3.59%) JBoss
3 6 (3.59%) Jetty
3 6 (3.59%) nginx
3 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) InVision
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Magento
2 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.80%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.16%) Azure
2 31 (18.56%) AWS
3 18 (10.78%) Power Platform
4 15 (8.98%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (8.98%) Google Analytics
4 15 (8.98%) Serverless
5 14 (8.38%) SaaS
6 11 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (6.59%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.40%) GitHub
8 3 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.20%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 2 (1.20%) GCP
9 2 (1.20%) Power Automate
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Azure Logic Apps
10 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 38 (22.75%) MySQL
3 18 (10.78%) Power BI
4 17 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.58%) Relational Database
6 15 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (6.59%) Oracle Database
9 9 (5.39%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.80%) OLAP
13 2 (1.20%) Hazelcast
13 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.20%) Snowflake Schema
14 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.60%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.58%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.79%) JIRA
5 6 (3.59%) GitLab
5 6 (3.59%) Maven
5 6 (3.59%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.59%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.80%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.60%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.60%) Moq
General
1 26 (15.57%) Finance
2 24 (14.37%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.58%) Social Skills
4 15 (8.98%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.59%) Banking
7 5 (2.99%) Advertising
7 5 (2.99%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (1.80%) Retail
9 2 (1.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (58.08%) .NET
2 48 (28.74%) HTML
3 47 (28.14%) CSS
4 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
5 28 (16.77%) .NET Framework
5 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
6 22 (13.17%) .NET Core
6 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (12.57%) React
8 16 (9.58%) HTML5
9 15 (8.98%) CSS3
10 14 (8.38%) Entity Framework
10 14 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (8.38%) LESS
10 14 (8.38%) Spring
10 14 (8.38%) Web Services
11 13 (7.78%) LINQ
12 12 (7.19%) XML
13 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (6.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) User Experience
2 13 (7.78%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.19%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.20%) State Machine
8 1 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.78%) Windows
2 14 (8.38%) Linux
3 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.99%) Android
5 3 (1.80%) Unix
5 3 (1.80%) zOS
6 2 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.54%) Full Stack Development
2 45 (26.95%) Agile
3 44 (26.35%) MVC
4 43 (25.75%) Software Engineering
5 37 (22.16%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
7 21 (12.57%) Software Testing
8 20 (11.98%) TDD
9 19 (11.38%) Analytics
9 19 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (11.38%) Test Automation
10 18 (10.78%) OO
10 18 (10.78%) SDLC
10 18 (10.78%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.98%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (8.98%) CI/CD
11 15 (8.98%) E-Commerce
12 14 (8.38%) Development Roadmap
12 14 (8.38%) Marketing Intelligence
13 12 (7.19%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 89 (53.29%) JavaScript
2 77 (46.11%) C#
3 62 (37.13%) SQL
4 34 (20.36%) PHP
5 33 (19.76%) Java
6 25 (14.97%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.78%) VB
7 13 (7.78%) VB6
8 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.39%) C++
10 8 (4.79%) Python
11 7 (4.19%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.99%) Dart
13 5 (2.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (1.80%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.80%) COBOL
14 3 (1.80%) JCL
15 2 (1.20%) Go
15 2 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Degree
2 22 (13.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.59%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.97%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Accessibility
System Software
1 10 (5.99%) Docker
2 6 (3.59%) KVM
2 6 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.80%) RACF
3 3 (1.80%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.59%) Consul
2 6 (3.59%) Packer
2 6 (3.59%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (13.77%) Oracle
2 18 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.98%) Google
4 7 (4.19%) VMware
5 6 (3.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.20%) ANSYS
6 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.20%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.60%) Remedy
7 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow