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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 87 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 18 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.80% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
969 809 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.09% 98.30% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 854 661 621
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) ISO 9001
3 14 (48.28%) C
3 14 (48.28%) C++
4 13 (44.83%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) XML
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Spring
9 6 (20.69%) Social Media
10 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
10 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.24%) .NET
11 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
11 4 (13.79%) SOA
11 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
11 4 (13.79%) Android
11 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
11 4 (13.79%) Pega
11 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
11 4 (13.79%) User Stories
12 3 (10.34%) Mingle
12 3 (10.34%) REST
12 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
12 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Jetty
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Easytrieve
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JUnit
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
1 3 (10.34%) jMock
1 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 3 (10.34%) JSP
4 3 (10.34%) Struts
4 3 (10.34%) Java EE
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.34%) JMS
4 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
4 3 (10.34%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) JAX-RS
5 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Social Media
3 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
4 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) User Stories
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) RAD
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C
1 14 (48.28%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) COBOL
4 2 (6.90%) XQuery
4 2 (6.90%) JCL
4 2 (6.90%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Pega
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Syncsort