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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 60 35 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 32 71 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.51% 8.07% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 8.17% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 32
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £43,150
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
904 869 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.12% 98.75% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 777 725 1092
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 £58,000 £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 1 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 40 (58.82%) C++
3 39 (57.35%) Embedded Systems
4 37 (54.41%) C
5 27 (39.71%) Degree
6 24 (35.29%) Python
7 22 (32.35%) Computer Science
7 22 (32.35%) Unit Testing
8 21 (30.88%) Bash Shell
8 21 (30.88%) Lua
8 21 (30.88%) Manufacturing
9 19 (27.94%) Electronics
10 17 (25.00%) SQL
11 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 15 (22.06%) XML
13 14 (20.59%) Firmware
14 13 (19.12%) Windows
14 13 (19.12%) C#
14 13 (19.12%) .NET
15 12 (17.65%) HTML
15 12 (17.65%) CSS
16 10 (14.71%) SOAP
17 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
17 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
17 9 (13.24%) WCF
18 8 (11.76%) JSON
18 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (11.76%) IIS
18 8 (11.76%) Windows Server

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 8 (11.76%) IIS
2 6 (8.82%) CICS
3 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) Force.com
2 2 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) DB2
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) Easytrieve
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Firebird
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) XPEDITER
2 1 (1.47%) Grunt
2 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (30.88%) Manufacturing
2 19 (27.94%) Electronics
3 6 (8.82%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) XML
2 13 (19.12%) .NET
3 12 (17.65%) CSS
3 12 (17.65%) HTML
4 10 (14.71%) SOAP
5 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.24%) WCF
6 8 (11.76%) JSON
7 4 (5.88%) jQuery
7 4 (5.88%) Laravel
7 4 (5.88%) Qt
7 4 (5.88%) Symfony
8 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.41%) Web Services
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.94%) LAMP
9 2 (2.94%) Node.js
9 2 (2.94%) REST
9 2 (2.94%) SAML
9 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (57.35%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (32.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.82%) VSAM
4 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) CPLD
7 2 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.47%) DataPower
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.35%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 22 (32.35%) Unit Testing
3 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (8.82%) SOA
5 5 (7.35%) RAD
6 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Refactoring
7 3 (4.41%) OO
7 3 (4.41%) Scrum
8 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.94%) ETL
8 2 (2.94%) MVC
8 2 (2.94%) OOP
8 2 (2.94%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) User Stories
8 2 (2.94%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.47%) DevOps
9 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.47%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) C++
2 37 (54.41%) C
3 24 (35.29%) Python
4 21 (30.88%) Bash Shell
4 21 (30.88%) Lua
5 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (19.12%) C#
8 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
9 6 (8.82%) COBOL
9 6 (8.82%) JCL
9 6 (8.82%) REXX
10 5 (7.35%) PHP
11 4 (5.88%) CLIST
12 3 (4.41%) Java
13 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
13 2 (2.94%) SOQL
13 2 (2.94%) SOSL
14 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) TSYS
1 4 (5.88%) Zend
2 2 (2.94%) IBM
2 2 (2.94%) Informatica
2 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.94%) Syncsort
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