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The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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

Senior Developer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -33 +6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 69 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.06% 5.60% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 5.91% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 45
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 -
25th Percentile £49,425 £49,063 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -15.38%
75th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £100,000 £72,000
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 1,303 1,167 1,282
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.61% 94.72% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 714 855 1,084
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.11% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in West Sussex

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 3 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 -22 12 £66,250 -16.14% 4
Worthing +11 4 £63,050 +48.35%
Billingshurst -1 4 £57,500 -
Horsham -2 4 - -
Chichester +5 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Grinstead -8 1 - -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 26 (60.47%) Agile
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 22 (51.16%) .NET
4 19 (44.19%) C#
5 16 (37.21%) AWS
6 14 (32.56%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) CSS
7 13 (30.23%) SDLC
8 12 (27.91%) Azure
8 12 (27.91%) J2EE
8 12 (27.91%) Java
8 12 (27.91%) PHP
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Full Stack Development
9 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
9 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
9 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
10 10 (23.26%) OO
10 10 (23.26%) TDD
11 9 (20.93%) Web Development
11 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
12 8 (18.60%) React
12 8 (18.60%) Vue.js
12 8 (18.60%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (18.60%) Laravel
12 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
12 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (18.60%) Amazon S3

Senior 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 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) AWS
2 12 (27.91%) Azure
3 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (18.60%) Amazon S3
3 8 (18.60%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (18.60%) SaaS
3 8 (18.60%) Serverless
4 3 (6.98%) GCP
4 3 (6.98%) Power Platform
5 2 (4.65%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.33%) Azure AKS
6 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
1 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Hazelcast
3 3 (6.98%) OLAP
3 3 (6.98%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (6.98%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) git-flow
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.95%) Social Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Aviation
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
2 14 (32.56%) HTML
3 12 (27.91%) J2EE
4 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) Laravel
5 8 (18.60%) React
5 8 (18.60%) Symfony
5 8 (18.60%) Vue.js
6 6 (13.95%) CSS3
6 6 (13.95%) HTML5
6 6 (13.95%) XML
7 5 (11.63%) Java EE
7 5 (11.63%) Java SE
7 5 (11.63%) JSF
7 5 (11.63%) OLE
7 5 (11.63%) Servlets
7 5 (11.63%) Struts
7 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile
2 13 (30.23%) SDLC
3 12 (27.91%) Full Stack Development
4 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.26%) OO
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
6 9 (20.93%) Web Development
7 8 (18.60%) SOLID
8 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.95%) MVC
9 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Architectural Design
10 5 (11.63%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Sprint Backlog
10 5 (11.63%) Sprint Review
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) C#
3 12 (27.91%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) PHP
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft