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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 49 33 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 32 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.86% 8.36% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 8.52% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 27
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
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
813 963 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.19% 98.17% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 723 826 971
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,579
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 26 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 73 (97.33%) Software Engineering
2 54 (72.00%) C++
3 46 (61.33%) C
3 46 (61.33%) Embedded Systems
4 33 (44.00%) Degree
5 27 (36.00%) Computer Science
5 27 (36.00%) Python
6 25 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 24 (32.00%) Lua
7 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
7 24 (32.00%) Manufacturing
8 23 (30.67%) Electronics
9 17 (22.67%) Firmware
10 12 (16.00%) Windows
10 12 (16.00%) Linux
10 12 (16.00%) SQL
11 11 (14.67%) XML
12 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.67%) Mainframe
13 8 (10.67%) C#
13 8 (10.67%) JSON
14 7 (9.33%) Qt
14 7 (9.33%) .NET
15 6 (8.00%) CSS
15 6 (8.00%) SOA
15 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
15 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (8.00%) Mathematics
16 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement

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 5 (6.67%) CICS
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) PegaRULES
3 2 (2.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Force.com
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) DB2
2 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Firebird
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 23 (30.67%) Electronics
3 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) XML
2 8 (10.67%) JSON
3 7 (9.33%) .NET
3 7 (9.33%) Qt
4 6 (8.00%) CSS
5 5 (6.67%) HTML
6 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.33%) SOAP
6 4 (5.33%) WCF
7 3 (4.00%) jQuery
7 3 (4.00%) Laravel
7 3 (4.00%) Symfony
8 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.67%) LAMP
8 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.67%) Web Services
9 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.33%) REST
9 1 (1.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (61.33%) Embedded Systems
2 27 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) Mainframe
4 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.67%) VSAM
6 3 (4.00%) Social Media
7 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.33%) CPLD
8 1 (1.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
1 12 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (97.33%) Software Engineering
2 25 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.00%) SOA
5 5 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.67%) RAD
5 5 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.00%) Process Management
7 3 (4.00%) User Stories
8 2 (2.67%) OO
8 2 (2.67%) Scrum
8 2 (2.67%) TDD
9 1 (1.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.33%) ETL
9 1 (1.33%) MVC
9 1 (1.33%) OOP
9 1 (1.33%) Validation
9 1 (1.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.00%) C++
2 46 (61.33%) C
3 27 (36.00%) Python
4 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 24 (32.00%) Lua
5 12 (16.00%) SQL
6 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.67%) C#
8 5 (6.67%) CLIST
8 5 (6.67%) COBOL
8 5 (6.67%) Java
8 5 (6.67%) JCL
8 5 (6.67%) REXX
9 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.33%) SOQL
11 1 (1.33%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 33 (44.00%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) TSYS
2 3 (4.00%) Pega
2 3 (4.00%) Zend
3 1 (1.33%) Informatica
3 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
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