Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 138 167
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 21 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.01% 0.62% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.65% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 8
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +25.00%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +9.38%

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 1999 2322 2621
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.23% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2125 2301
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Chichester - 19 £55,000 - 1
Horsham - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
1 21 (100.00%) LINQ
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (100.00%) HTML5
1 21 (100.00%) jQuery
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (90.48%) AngularJS
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 19 (90.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 19 (90.48%) BDD
2 19 (90.48%) Entity Framework
2 19 (90.48%) WCF
2 19 (90.48%) WPF
2 19 (90.48%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (90.48%) WinForms
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) TDD
2 19 (90.48%) NUnit
2 19 (90.48%) Ajax
2 19 (90.48%) .NET Framework
2 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
2 19 (90.48%) CSS

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 2 (9.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) HTML5
1 21 (100.00%) jQuery
1 21 (100.00%) LINQ
2 19 (90.48%) .NET Framework
2 19 (90.48%) Ajax
2 19 (90.48%) AngularJS
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) Entity Framework
2 19 (90.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 19 (90.48%) WCF
2 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 19 (90.48%) WinForms
2 19 (90.48%) WPF
3 2 (9.52%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) BDD
2 19 (90.48%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree