The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 93 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 2.39% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 2.46% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 11
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

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

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1035 1098 1089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.38% 97.34% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 947 992 938
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in West Sussex

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in West Sussex

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 2 £62,500 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreaded Programming
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (42.86%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreaded Programming
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft