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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 58 44 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.41% 5.37% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 5.48% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 24
Median salary £47,500 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
699 931 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.15% 98.00% 99.59%
Number of salaries quoted 632 820 844
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) SQL
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
4 21 (48.84%) C++
5 19 (44.19%) Linux
6 17 (39.53%) Android
6 17 (39.53%) Apple iOS
7 13 (30.23%) XML
7 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.58%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) Qt
8 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
9 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (23.26%) C
10 9 (20.93%) C#
10 9 (20.93%) .NET
10 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.93%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (18.60%) SOAP
11 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (16.28%) IIS
12 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (16.28%) WCF
12 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
13 6 (13.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 6 (13.95%) CPLD
13 6 (13.95%) Visualisation

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 7 (16.28%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) CICS
3 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
1 2 (4.65%) Easytrieve
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Grunt
2 2 (4.65%) gulp
2 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) XPEDITER
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) Hamcrest
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.33%) Mockito
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.95%) Electronics
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) HTML
2 13 (30.23%) XML
3 11 (25.58%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) Qt
4 9 (20.93%) .NET
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) SOAP
6 7 (16.28%) WCF
7 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 2 (4.65%) React
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) JAX-RS
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) Laravel
9 1 (2.33%) QML
9 1 (2.33%) RESTful
9 1 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.95%) CPLD
2 6 (13.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) VSAM
6 1 (2.33%) DataPower
6 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
3 17 (39.53%) Android
3 17 (39.53%) Apple iOS
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
3 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) OOD
6 3 (6.98%) RAD
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) User Stories
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.33%) Android Development
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps
8 1 (2.33%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) C++
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) C
5 9 (20.93%) C#
6 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.65%) COBOL
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.65%) JCL
8 2 (4.65%) Lua
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) REXX
9 1 (2.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) IBM
1 2 (4.65%) Syncsort
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Zend