The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 62 41 81
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.84% 6.38% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 6.41% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 30
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
907 843 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.23% 99.53% 99.59%
Number of salaries quoted 781 696 1032
Median salary £42,655 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.63% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Software Engineer 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 Brighton region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.07%) C
2 26 (44.07%) C++
2 26 (44.07%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) XML
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
6 18 (30.51%) Python
7 17 (28.81%) CSS
7 17 (28.81%) .NET
8 16 (27.12%) C#
8 16 (27.12%) Windows
8 16 (27.12%) Unit Testing
9 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 15 (25.42%) SOAP
10 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
10 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
10 14 (23.73%) Lua
10 14 (23.73%) Bash Shell
11 13 (22.03%) WCF
11 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
11 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
12 12 (20.34%) IIS
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (18.64%) Electronics
13 11 (18.64%) Firmware
14 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 12 (20.34%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) CICS
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.39%) Force.com
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) DB2
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Easytrieve
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Grunt
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.39%) XPEDITER
2 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Gradle
2 1 (1.69%) gulp
2 1 (1.69%) Hamcrest
2 1 (1.69%) Hudson
2 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.69%) JUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Maven
2 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.69%) Mockito
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
2 11 (18.64%) Electronics
3 6 (10.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) XML
2 19 (32.20%) HTML
3 17 (28.81%) .NET
3 17 (28.81%) CSS
4 15 (25.42%) SOAP
5 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
5 13 (22.03%) WCF
6 6 (10.17%) JSON
7 5 (8.47%) jQuery
8 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.78%) Laravel
8 4 (6.78%) Symfony
9 3 (5.08%) REST
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.39%) LAMP
10 2 (3.39%) Node.js
10 2 (3.39%) SAML
10 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.39%) Visualforce
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) CPLD
3 5 (8.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.78%) VSAM
5 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) DataPower
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.17%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.47%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.12%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.47%) OO
4 5 (8.47%) Scrum
5 4 (6.78%) RAD
5 4 (6.78%) SOA
6 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) ETL
7 2 (3.39%) MVC
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
7 2 (3.39%) OOP
7 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.39%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.39%) User Stories
7 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) C
1 26 (44.07%) C++
2 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 18 (30.51%) Python
5 16 (27.12%) C#
6 14 (23.73%) Bash Shell
6 14 (23.73%) Lua
7 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.47%) Java
8 5 (8.47%) PHP
9 4 (6.78%) COBOL
9 4 (6.78%) JCL
9 4 (6.78%) REXX
10 2 (3.39%) Apex Code
10 2 (3.39%) CLIST
10 2 (3.39%) SOQL
10 2 (3.39%) SOSL
11 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Zend
2 2 (3.39%) IBM
2 2 (3.39%) Informatica
2 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.39%) Syncsort
2 2 (3.39%) TSYS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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