The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 27 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 82 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.10% 3.39% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.38% 3.90% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 74 26 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
790 667 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.06% 86.85% 73.89%
Number of salaries quoted 701 589 570
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Brighton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 83 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (44.19%) Computer Science
3 68 (39.53%) Degree
4 66 (38.37%) HTML
5 64 (37.21%) SQL
6 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
7 55 (31.98%) C#
8 54 (31.40%) Java
9 53 (30.81%) CSS
10 51 (29.65%) .NET
11 47 (27.33%) Linux
11 47 (27.33%) Algorithms
12 46 (26.74%) Unit Testing
13 44 (25.58%) jQuery
14 43 (25.00%) C
15 42 (24.42%) ASP.NET
16 40 (23.26%) Social Media
17 36 (20.93%) C++
18 33 (19.19%) MVC
19 31 (18.02%) PostgreSQL
19 31 (18.02%) MySQL
20 30 (17.44%) XHTML
20 30 (17.44%) OO
21 28 (16.28%) XML
22 27 (15.70%) Scrum
23 26 (15.12%) JUnit
24 25 (14.53%) Internet
24 25 (14.53%) Relational Database
25 24 (13.95%) Razor View Engine
25 24 (13.95%) Front Office

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.05%) Apache Solr
2 18 (10.47%) Apache Spark
3 11 (6.40%) Drupal
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.74%) Node.js
4 3 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Force.com
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.53%) Internet
2 11 (6.40%) SMTP
3 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) MySQL
1 31 (18.02%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (14.53%) Relational Database
3 23 (13.37%) Big Data
4 19 (11.05%) NoSQL
4 19 (11.05%) HBase
4 19 (11.05%) SQL Server
5 18 (10.47%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) OLAP
7 1 (0.58%) DataStage
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (15.12%) JUnit
2 21 (12.21%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.05%) Mockito
4 14 (8.14%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.49%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.91%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (13.95%) Front Office
2 23 (13.37%) Electronics
3 16 (9.30%) Finance
4 8 (4.65%) Games
5 7 (4.07%) Marketing
6 4 (2.33%) Publishing
7 3 (1.74%) Back Office
8 2 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (60.47%) Developer
2 53 (30.81%) Software Engineer
3 45 (26.16%) Software Developer
4 31 (18.02%) Java Developer
5 23 (13.37%) C# Developer
6 22 (12.79%) Web Developer
6 22 (12.79%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (11.63%) Analyst
7 20 (11.63%) Support Analyst
8 19 (11.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 15 (8.72%) Senior Support Analyst
10 15 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (8.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (6.98%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (6.98%) Programmer
13 11 (6.40%) Applications Support
13 11 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.37%) HTML
2 53 (30.81%) CSS
3 51 (29.65%) .NET
4 44 (25.58%) jQuery
5 42 (24.42%) ASP.NET
6 30 (17.44%) XHTML
7 28 (16.28%) XML
8 24 (13.95%) Razor View Engine
9 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 20 (11.63%) WCF
9 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (10.47%) Spring
11 16 (9.30%) Web Services
12 11 (6.40%) Ajax
12 11 (6.40%) SOAP
13 7 (4.07%) WPF
14 6 (3.49%) WinForms
14 6 (3.49%) .NET Framework
15 5 (2.91%) XSLT
15 5 (2.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (44.19%) Computer Science
2 47 (27.33%) Algorithms
3 40 (23.26%) Social Media
4 22 (12.79%) Mathematics
4 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (5.23%) Open Source
7 8 (4.65%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.49%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.33%) New Media
9 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.33%) Linux
2 19 (11.05%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.49%) Windows
4 5 (2.91%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) Unit Testing
3 33 (19.19%) MVC
4 30 (17.44%) OO
5 27 (15.70%) Scrum
6 23 (13.37%) TDD
7 22 (12.79%) Service Delivery
7 22 (12.79%) Kalman Filter
8 19 (11.05%) UML
8 19 (11.05%) Kanban
9 18 (10.47%) Social Media Monitoring
10 16 (9.30%) OOD
11 14 (8.14%) Web Development
12 11 (6.40%) Refactoring
13 9 (5.23%) OOP
14 8 (4.65%) CRM
14 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (3.49%) Automated Testing
15 6 (3.49%) User Stories
16 5 (2.91%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.21%) SQL
2 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.98%) C#
4 54 (31.40%) Java
5 43 (25.00%) C
6 36 (20.93%) C++
7 20 (11.63%) Embedded C++
8 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.74%) Assembly Language
9 3 (1.74%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) Groovy
10 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 68 (39.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.74%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (6.40%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.33%) Adobe
2 4 (2.33%) Informatica
3 3 (1.74%) Vignette
3 3 (1.74%) Google
3 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
3 3 (1.74%) Ektron
4 1 (0.58%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
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