Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 766 614 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.63% 25.15% 33.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.17% 26.13% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 720 601 928
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 2007 2350 2595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.27% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2151 2280
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Developer in West Sussex

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Crawley +2 236 £35,750 -24.74% 6
Horsham 0 138 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Worthing +5 118 £45,000 +8.84% 6
Gatwick +2 72 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Chichester -1 71 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Haywards Heath +4 39 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Burgess Hill -14 12 £45,000 - 1
East Grinstead +2 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Pulborough - 10 £40,000 -
Midhurst - 4 £45,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 2 £35,000 +34.62%
Selsey 0 2 £37,500 -
Bognor Regis - 1 £37,000 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 441 (57.57%) C#
2 436 (56.92%) .NET
3 435 (56.79%) JavaScript
4 387 (50.52%) HTML
5 365 (47.65%) CSS
6 342 (44.65%) SQL Server
7 332 (43.34%) MVC
8 331 (43.21%) ASP.NET
9 322 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
10 279 (36.42%) SQL
11 233 (30.42%) AngularJS
12 208 (27.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 198 (25.85%) jQuery
14 186 (24.28%) TDD
15 169 (22.06%) .NET Framework
16 157 (20.50%) HTML5
17 152 (19.84%) Entity Framework
18 144 (18.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 132 (17.23%) Java
20 131 (17.10%) Scrum
21 128 (16.71%) Web Development
21 128 (16.71%) WCF
22 124 (16.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 120 (15.67%) Web Services
24 110 (14.36%) Software Engineering
25 104 (13.58%) RESTful
26 103 (13.45%) Degree
27 102 (13.32%) PHP
28 100 (13.05%) CSS3
29 99 (12.92%) Git (software)

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 25 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.00%) CMS
3 20 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.35%) Apache
4 18 (2.35%) Confluence
5 13 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (1.70%) Umbraco
5 13 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.57%) IIS
6 12 (1.57%) nginx
7 9 (1.17%) WordPress
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.91%) Drupal
9 7 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.52%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.26%) GeoServer
Applications
1 22 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Magento
1 13 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.13%) Khalix
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.52%) GitHub
4 17 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.09%) npm
6 11 (1.44%) SaaS
7 9 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.52%) Serverless
9 3 (0.39%) Office 365
10 2 (0.26%) Boomi
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.09%) Internet
2 24 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.65%) Broadband
4 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.39%) HTTP
4 3 (0.39%) RIP
4 3 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (44.65%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 74 (9.66%) Relational Database
4 55 (7.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 52 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (6.53%) MongoDB
7 46 (6.01%) NoSQL
8 40 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (4.57%) MySQL
11 32 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (3.66%) RDBMS
14 27 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (3.39%) Oracle Database
16 21 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (2.48%) Data Mining
17 19 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (2.22%) Power BI
19 15 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 99 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 85 (11.10%) Visual Studio
3 59 (7.70%) NUnit
4 46 (6.01%) Subversion
5 32 (4.18%) JIRA
5 32 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (2.87%) StyleCop
7 21 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 21 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 20 (2.61%) gulp
9 19 (2.48%) Bitbucket
10 18 (2.35%) JSUnit
11 17 (2.22%) Maven
12 12 (1.57%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.17%) Hudson
14 7 (0.91%) Mocha
14 7 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.91%) Selenium
15 6 (0.78%) Grunt
16 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (6.01%) Finance
2 18 (2.35%) Retail
3 17 (2.22%) Advertising
4 14 (1.83%) Marketing
5 13 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.44%) Games
8 5 (0.65%) Automotive
9 4 (0.52%) Billing
9 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Banking
12 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (56.92%) .NET
2 387 (50.52%) HTML
3 365 (47.65%) CSS
4 331 (43.21%) ASP.NET
5 233 (30.42%) AngularJS
6 208 (27.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 198 (25.85%) jQuery
8 169 (22.06%) .NET Framework
9 157 (20.50%) HTML5
10 152 (19.84%) Entity Framework
11 144 (18.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 128 (16.71%) WCF
13 124 (16.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 120 (15.67%) Web Services
15 104 (13.58%) RESTful
16 100 (13.05%) CSS3
17 98 (12.79%) XML
18 91 (11.88%) REST
19 84 (10.97%) Ajax
19 84 (10.97%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 69 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
3 63 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (7.57%) User Experience
5 19 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.57%) Fintech
9 9 (1.17%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.04%) Driving Licence
11 7 (0.91%) FMCG
12 5 (0.65%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.52%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.52%) Renewable Energy
13 4 (0.52%) Social Media
14 3 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.09%) Linux
2 39 (5.09%) Unix
3 26 (3.39%) Windows
4 14 (1.83%) Android
4 14 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.13%) CentOS
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (43.34%) MVC
2 322 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (24.28%) TDD
4 131 (17.10%) Scrum
5 128 (16.71%) Web Development
6 110 (14.36%) Software Engineering
7 99 (12.92%) Front End Development
8 95 (12.40%) BDD
9 91 (11.88%) Web Application Development
10 86 (11.23%) OO
11 74 (9.66%) Unit Testing
12 65 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (8.09%) Test Automation
14 44 (5.74%) Microservices
14 44 (5.74%) OOP
14 44 (5.74%) SOA
15 43 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (5.48%) SDLC
17 38 (4.96%) Waterfall
18 31 (4.05%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 441 (57.57%) C#
2 435 (56.79%) JavaScript
3 279 (36.42%) SQL
4 132 (17.23%) Java
5 102 (13.32%) PHP
6 79 (10.31%) T-SQL
7 73 (9.53%) C++
8 64 (8.36%) Ruby
8 64 (8.36%) VB.NET
9 43 (5.61%) PL/SQL
10 37 (4.83%) C
11 20 (2.61%) VB
12 18 (2.35%) Scala
13 15 (1.96%) F#
14 12 (1.57%) Perl
15 11 (1.44%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.17%) Python
17 8 (1.04%) ES6
18 7 (0.91%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 103 (13.45%) Degree
2 12 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.39%) QA
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (1.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (1.96%) Kibana
1 15 (1.96%) WSUS
2 1 (0.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 95 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 72 (9.40%) Oracle
3 18 (2.35%) Adobe
4 17 (2.22%) Zend
5 12 (1.57%) Facebook
6 10 (1.31%) Cognos
7 9 (1.17%) Xamarin
8 8 (1.04%) IBM
9 7 (0.91%) Perforce
9 7 (0.91%) SAP
9 7 (0.91%) Tableau
10 5 (0.65%) Twitter
11 4 (0.52%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.39%) Atmel
12 3 (0.39%) Google
13 2 (0.26%) Dell
13 2 (0.26%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.13%) Infor
14 1 (0.13%) Sage
14 1 (0.13%) Sitecore