Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 62 54
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 112 103 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.35% 4.20% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 4.37% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 101 106 122
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,375 £42,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,175
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2010 2358 2577
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.24% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 2165 2260
West Sussex median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +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%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Worthing -8 21 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Horsham -19 20 £55,000 +4.76%
Chichester - 20 £55,000 -
Gatwick +10 11 £47,500 -9.52%
Crawley -12 11 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Burgess Hill -13 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East Grinstead - 4 £53,750 -
Haywards Heath - 4 £39,750 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 82 (73.21%) .NET
2 79 (70.54%) JavaScript
3 77 (68.75%) SQL
4 71 (63.39%) C#
5 70 (62.50%) HTML
6 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
7 64 (57.14%) CSS
8 61 (54.46%) MVC
9 58 (51.79%) SQL Server
10 55 (49.11%) AngularJS
11 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (34.82%) HTML5
13 37 (33.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 34 (30.36%) jQuery
15 34 (30.36%) Web Services
16 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (25.89%) Web Development
19 28 (25.00%) Ajax
20 27 (24.11%) TDD
21 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
22 24 (21.43%) NUnit
22 24 (21.43%) Scrum
22 24 (21.43%) REST
22 24 (21.43%) Entity Framework
23 23 (20.54%) Java
24 22 (19.64%) LINQ
24 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
25 21 (18.75%) WCF

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 10 (8.93%) Confluence
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (8.93%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) GitHub
2 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.79%) GIS
8 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) NUnit
2 12 (10.71%) Bitbucket
3 11 (9.82%) Maven
4 10 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.93%) JIRA
4 10 (8.93%) Subversion
5 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.68%) Protractor
8 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.89%) QUnit
General
1 6 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.79%) Legal
3 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (73.21%) .NET
2 70 (62.50%) HTML
3 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
4 64 (57.14%) CSS
5 55 (49.11%) AngularJS
6 39 (34.82%) HTML5
7 37 (33.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 34 (30.36%) jQuery
9 34 (30.36%) Web Services
10 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (25.00%) Ajax
12 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
13 24 (21.43%) Entity Framework
13 24 (21.43%) REST
14 22 (19.64%) LINQ
15 21 (18.75%) WCF
15 21 (18.75%) WPF
16 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (16.07%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) User Experience
2 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.68%) iSeries
7 2 (1.79%) Blog
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Unix
2 4 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) CentOS
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.46%) MVC
2 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (25.89%) Web Development
5 27 (24.11%) TDD
6 24 (21.43%) Scrum
7 20 (17.86%) BDD
8 18 (16.07%) Workflow
9 17 (15.18%) Process Improvement
9 17 (15.18%) Test Automation
10 14 (12.50%) Front End Development
10 14 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
11 12 (10.71%) Refactoring
12 11 (9.82%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.93%) Coaching
13 10 (8.93%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 10 (8.93%) Scenario Testing
13 10 (8.93%) SDLC
13 10 (8.93%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 79 (70.54%) JavaScript
2 77 (68.75%) SQL
3 71 (63.39%) C#
4 23 (20.54%) Java
5 17 (15.18%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.93%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.57%) Scala
8 3 (2.68%) PHP
8 3 (2.68%) RPG
9 2 (1.79%) Python
9 2 (1.79%) VB
9 2 (1.79%) VB6
10 1 (0.89%) ES6
10 1 (0.89%) Go
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) IBM
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe