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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 54 49 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.28% 5.09% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 5.13% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 29
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,160 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.39%
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
847 858 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.18% 99.19% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 734 720 974
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 28 (47.46%) SQL
3 27 (45.76%) HTML
4 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.98%) C++
4 23 (38.98%) Windows
5 21 (35.59%) XML
6 19 (32.20%) C
6 19 (32.20%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (30.51%) .NET
7 18 (30.51%) CSS
8 16 (27.12%) C#
9 15 (25.42%) SOAP
10 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
10 14 (23.73%) Android
10 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
11 13 (22.03%) WCF
11 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
11 13 (22.03%) Linux
12 12 (20.34%) Python
12 12 (20.34%) IIS
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
14 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (15.25%) Lua
15 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
15 9 (15.25%) Electronics
15 9 (15.25%) Manufacturing

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 2 (3.39%) CICS
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
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 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) DB2
3 2 (3.39%) Easytrieve
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Grunt
2 2 (3.39%) gulp
2 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Gradle
3 1 (1.69%) Hamcrest
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.69%) Mockito
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.25%) Electronics
1 9 (15.25%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) HTML
2 21 (35.59%) XML
3 18 (30.51%) .NET
3 18 (30.51%) CSS
4 15 (25.42%) SOAP
5 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.03%) WCF
7 6 (10.17%) Qt
8 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.47%) jQuery
9 4 (6.78%) JSON
9 4 (6.78%) Laravel
9 4 (6.78%) Symfony
10 3 (5.08%) REST
11 2 (3.39%) CSS3
11 2 (3.39%) LAMP
11 2 (3.39%) Node.js
11 2 (3.39%) SAML
11 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.39%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (13.56%) CPLD
2 8 (13.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.17%) Client/Server
4 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.39%) VSAM
7 1 (1.69%) DataPower
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Android
2 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
3 13 (22.03%) Linux
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.17%) Mobile Development
5 5 (8.47%) OO
5 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (8.47%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.08%) MVC
6 3 (5.08%) OOD
6 3 (5.08%) RAD
6 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) ETL
7 2 (3.39%) OOP
7 2 (3.39%) SOA
7 2 (3.39%) User Stories
7 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) C++
2 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) C
4 16 (27.12%) C#
5 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
6 12 (20.34%) Python
7 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
7 9 (15.25%) Lua
8 5 (8.47%) Java
8 5 (8.47%) PHP
9 2 (3.39%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.39%) COBOL
9 2 (3.39%) JCL
9 2 (3.39%) REXX
9 2 (3.39%) SOQL
9 2 (3.39%) SOSL
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) 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
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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