The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 81 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.16% 1.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
934 776 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.63% 98.35% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 817 657 789
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Brighton region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Pega
6 2 (16.67%) XQuery
6 2 (16.67%) XPath
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) XQuery
4 2 (16.67%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Pega
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft