The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 68 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.47% 1.23% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.25% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -9.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,125 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
959 718 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.76% 97.82% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 811 665 662
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
East Sussex

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (92.00%) C++
3 44 (88.00%) C
4 35 (70.00%) Linux
5 34 (68.00%) Electronics
6 23 (46.00%) Embedded C++
7 21 (42.00%) Embedded Linux
8 20 (40.00%) UML
9 12 (24.00%) Assembly Language
9 12 (24.00%) JTAG
10 11 (22.00%) Video Processing
10 11 (22.00%) Embedded Software Development
11 10 (20.00%) Image Processing
11 10 (20.00%) OO
11 10 (20.00%) .NET
12 8 (16.00%) C#
12 8 (16.00%) OOP
12 8 (16.00%) Windows
13 6 (12.00%) OOD
13 6 (12.00%) SQL
14 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 5 (10.00%) XML
14 5 (10.00%) Finance
14 5 (10.00%) Validation
15 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
15 4 (8.00%) VxWorks
15 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
16 3 (6.00%) HTML
16 3 (6.00%) Java

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Ant
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 34 (68.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) WCF
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.00%) ADO
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) EJB
5 1 (2.00%) JSP
5 1 (2.00%) J2SE
5 1 (2.00%) Qt
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Linux
2 21 (42.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.00%) UML
3 11 (22.00%) Video Processing
3 11 (22.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 10 (20.00%) OO
5 8 (16.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) OOD
7 5 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.00%) MVC
10 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C++
2 44 (88.00%) C
3 23 (46.00%) Embedded C++
4 12 (24.00%) Assembly Language
5 8 (16.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) SQL
7 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.00%) Java
9 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) Lua
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) JTAG
2 3 (6.00%) IEC 61508
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago