Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 818 773 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 32.85% 37.06% 25.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.04% 38.61% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 725 726 598
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 2,403 2,002 2,322
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.97% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,032 1,767 2,125
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 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
Crawley 0 173 £47,500 +35.71% 23
Worthing 0 159 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Burgess Hill +28 157 £61,250 +36.11% 10
Horsham -1 119 £42,500 - 14
Chichester 0 60 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Gatwick -5 49 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Haywards Heath 0 30 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea +2 20 £31,250 -10.71% 1
East Grinstead +1 10 £44,250 +4.12% 3
Pulborough 0 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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.

1 395 (48.29%) JavaScript
2 346 (42.30%) HTML
3 344 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (41.56%) .NET
5 321 (39.24%) CSS
6 308 (37.65%) C#
7 259 (31.66%) Java
8 206 (25.18%) ASP.NET
9 205 (25.06%) MVC
10 197 (24.08%) SQL
11 166 (20.29%) SQL Server
12 165 (20.17%) jQuery
13 147 (17.97%) TDD
14 146 (17.85%) Web Services
15 142 (17.36%) .NET Framework
16 132 (16.14%) Software Engineering
17 131 (16.01%) Web Development
18 122 (14.91%) AngularJS
19 109 (13.33%) Scrum
20 100 (12.22%) RESTful
21 99 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
21 99 (12.10%) Degree
22 98 (11.98%) REST
23 97 (11.86%) HTML5
23 97 (11.86%) Computer Science
23 97 (11.86%) Front End Development
24 93 (11.37%) Entity Framework
25 91 (11.12%) XML
26 89 (10.88%) User Experience
27 88 (10.76%) OO

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 22 (2.69%) IIS
2 18 (2.20%) Apache
2 18 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.10%) WordPress
4 4 (0.49%) Liferay
4 4 (0.49%) SAS
5 3 (0.37%) CMS
5 3 (0.37%) Drupal
5 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.24%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (0.24%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.24%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.12%) Confluence
7 1 (0.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.86%) Magento
2 3 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.37%) Unica
3 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.24%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 77 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.47%) npm
3 12 (1.47%) Office 365
4 11 (1.34%) TestFlight
5 9 (1.10%) GitHub
5 9 (1.10%) PaaS
6 7 (0.86%) IaaS
7 5 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
8 4 (0.49%) Serverless
9 3 (0.37%) Apigee
9 3 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.37%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.12%) Boomi
11 1 (0.12%) Heroku
11 1 (0.12%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.34%) Internet
2 4 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (0.49%) Intranet
2 4 (0.49%) Network Security
3 2 (0.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.60%) MySQL
3 37 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 35 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (4.16%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
9 18 (2.20%) MongoDB
10 17 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.47%) GIS
12 12 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.22%) Big Data
15 9 (1.10%) Power BI
16 4 (0.49%) Base SAS
16 4 (0.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 83 (10.15%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 40 (4.89%) Eclipse
4 39 (4.77%) gulp
5 31 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (3.67%) NUnit
7 29 (3.55%) JIRA
8 27 (3.30%) Jenkins
9 25 (3.06%) StyleCop
10 21 (2.57%) Grunt
10 21 (2.57%) NetBeans
11 20 (2.44%) Axure RP
11 20 (2.44%) Selenium
11 20 (2.44%) TeamCity
12 17 (2.08%) JUnit
13 14 (1.71%) Maven
14 13 (1.59%) Subversion
14 13 (1.59%) Xcode
15 12 (1.47%) Jasmine
16 11 (1.34%) CocoaPods
General
1 85 (10.39%) Finance
2 42 (5.13%) Marketing
3 10 (1.22%) Publishing
3 10 (1.22%) Retail
3 10 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 8 (0.98%) Advertising
5 7 (0.86%) Games
5 7 (0.86%) Legal
6 5 (0.61%) Automotive
7 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (42.30%) HTML
2 340 (41.56%) .NET
3 321 (39.24%) CSS
4 206 (25.18%) ASP.NET
5 165 (20.17%) jQuery
6 146 (17.85%) Web Services
7 142 (17.36%) .NET Framework
8 122 (14.91%) AngularJS
9 100 (12.22%) RESTful
10 99 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 98 (11.98%) REST
12 97 (11.86%) HTML5
13 93 (11.37%) Entity Framework
14 91 (11.12%) XML
15 88 (10.76%) Spring
16 86 (10.51%) ASP.NET Web API
17 82 (10.02%) Sass
18 81 (9.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 75 (9.17%) WCF
20 65 (7.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 89 (10.88%) User Experience
3 52 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (4.77%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.30%) Fintech
6 25 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.47%) Cloud Native
7 12 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.22%) NHS
9 9 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 8 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.61%) iPad
11 5 (0.61%) SCADA
12 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.37%) FMCG
14 2 (0.24%) AS400
14 2 (0.24%) iSeries
14 2 (0.24%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 60 (7.33%) Windows
2 54 (6.60%) Android
2 54 (6.60%) Linux
3 26 (3.18%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.34%) Unix
5 3 (0.37%) OpenVMS
5 3 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (25.06%) MVC
3 147 (17.97%) TDD
4 132 (16.14%) Software Engineering
5 131 (16.01%) Web Development
6 109 (13.33%) Scrum
7 97 (11.86%) Front End Development
8 88 (10.76%) OO
9 67 (8.19%) Microservices
10 66 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
11 65 (7.95%) SOA
12 54 (6.60%) Test Automation
12 54 (6.60%) Unit Testing
13 50 (6.11%) Multithreading
14 46 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (5.62%) OOD
15 41 (5.01%) Customer Requirements
15 41 (5.01%) DevOps
16 36 (4.40%) OOA/OOD
17 33 (4.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 395 (48.29%) JavaScript
2 308 (37.65%) C#
3 259 (31.66%) Java
4 197 (24.08%) SQL
5 78 (9.54%) PHP
6 75 (9.17%) C++
7 44 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 33 (4.03%) Java 8
9 31 (3.79%) TypeScript
10 21 (2.57%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 20 (2.44%) Ruby
12 19 (2.32%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.20%) Python
14 14 (1.71%) Perl
14 14 (1.71%) Scala
15 13 (1.59%) Apple Swift
16 11 (1.34%) C
16 11 (1.34%) PHP 5
17 7 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (12.10%) Degree
2 56 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.86%) PhD
4 6 (0.73%) ISEB
4 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.49%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.37%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.93%) QA
2 6 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.49%) DICOM
System Software
1 13 (1.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.28%) Oracle
3 19 (2.32%) Adobe
4 13 (1.59%) Twitter
5 12 (1.47%) Zend
6 10 (1.22%) Informatica
7 6 (0.73%) Google
8 5 (0.61%) IBM
8 5 (0.61%) Tableau
8 5 (0.61%) Wonderware
9 4 (0.49%) Cisco
9 4 (0.49%) Facebook
9 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (0.37%) SAP
10 3 (0.37%) Splunk
10 3 (0.37%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.12%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.12%) Snow
11 1 (0.12%) TARGIT