The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 87 105
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.55% 2.11% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 2.21% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 6
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +6.52%  

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 1066 1220 1183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.71% 95.31% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1154 1050
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 26 June 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
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Chichester - 1 £55,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (62.50%) Legal
4 5 (62.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics

Senior 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Chichester, West Sussex
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