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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 85 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.41% 6.01% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.10% 6.90% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 77 28 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
766 565 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.83% 87.06% 80.46%
Number of salaries quoted 671 440 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (40.26%) Computer Science
3 53 (34.42%) Degree
3 53 (34.42%) Java
4 52 (33.77%) Linux
5 49 (31.82%) SQL
6 48 (31.17%) C#
7 43 (27.92%) C++
7 43 (27.92%) HTML
7 43 (27.92%) .NET
8 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 39 (25.32%) XML
10 38 (24.68%) Windows
11 35 (22.73%) OO
12 34 (22.08%) CSS
13 32 (20.78%) C
13 32 (20.78%) Web Services
14 29 (18.83%) ASP.NET
14 29 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (18.18%) Algorithms
16 26 (16.88%) Finance
16 26 (16.88%) MVC
16 26 (16.88%) jQuery
17 25 (16.23%) Social Media
18 23 (14.94%) Scrum
19 22 (14.29%) ISO 9001
20 20 (12.99%) Ajax
21 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
21 18 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
22 17 (11.04%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (3.25%) Apache Solr
1 5 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.60%) IIS
2 4 (2.60%) CMS
3 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.95%) Drupal
3 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.95%) Orchard CMS
3 3 (1.95%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.30%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.30%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.30%) PegaRULES
5 1 (0.65%) Jetty
5 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.30%) Mingle
4 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Tridion
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.09%) SaaS
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) Internet
2 2 (1.30%) SMTP
3 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.79%) Big Data
3 11 (7.14%) MySQL
4 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.25%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.25%) HBase
7 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.30%) DataStage
8 2 (1.30%) Easytrieve
8 2 (1.30%) IMS/DB
8 2 (1.30%) DB2
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.65%) OLAP
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.79%) JUnit
3 12 (7.79%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.25%) Mercurial
5 5 (3.25%) Mockito
5 5 (3.25%) JIRA
5 5 (3.25%) Subversion
5 5 (3.25%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.60%) Maven
7 2 (1.30%) XPEDITER
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.30%) jMock
7 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
8 1 (0.65%) Gradle
8 1 (0.65%) Trac
8 1 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 26 (16.88%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Marketing
3 9 (5.84%) Front Office
4 5 (3.25%) Electronics
5 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.60%) Banking
6 2 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (51.95%) Developer
2 77 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 38 (24.68%) Software Developer
4 22 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 20 (12.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (11.69%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.69%) Programmer
7 17 (11.04%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Software Programmer
9 12 (7.79%) C# Programmer
9 12 (7.79%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.84%) Web Developer
11 8 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Development Manager
12 7 (4.55%) IT Development Manager
13 6 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) Front-End Developer
14 5 (3.25%) .NET Software Developer
14 5 (3.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.92%) HTML
1 43 (27.92%) .NET
2 39 (25.32%) XML
3 34 (22.08%) CSS
4 32 (20.78%) Web Services
5 29 (18.83%) ASP.NET
6 26 (16.88%) jQuery
7 20 (12.99%) Ajax
8 17 (11.04%) WCF
9 16 (10.39%) Qt
10 15 (9.74%) Spring
11 13 (8.44%) XSLT
11 13 (8.44%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.14%) HTML5
13 10 (6.49%) Velocity
14 9 (5.84%) J2EE
15 8 (5.19%) CSS3
16 7 (4.55%) Backbone.js
16 7 (4.55%) Grails
16 7 (4.55%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 29 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 25 (16.23%) Social Media
5 10 (6.49%) Open Source
6 9 (5.84%) Visualisation
7 7 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (4.55%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.90%) Mainframe
9 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.95%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (1.30%) DataPower
12 2 (1.30%) Replication
12 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.65%) DTV
13 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.77%) Linux
2 38 (24.68%) Windows
3 13 (8.44%) Android
4 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.60%) UNIX
4 4 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.73%) OO
3 26 (16.88%) MVC
4 23 (14.94%) Scrum
5 18 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (9.74%) Unit Testing
6 15 (9.74%) Refactoring
7 12 (7.79%) TDD
7 12 (7.79%) OOD
8 10 (6.49%) Web Development
9 9 (5.84%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.84%) BDD
9 9 (5.84%) User Stories
10 8 (5.19%) Kanban
10 8 (5.19%) UML
10 8 (5.19%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.19%) Regression Testing
11 7 (4.55%) OOP
11 7 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.42%) Java
2 49 (31.82%) SQL
3 48 (31.17%) C#
4 43 (27.92%) C++
5 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 32 (20.78%) C
7 7 (4.55%) Groovy
8 6 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.25%) F#
10 4 (2.60%) VB
10 4 (2.60%) Embedded C++
10 4 (2.60%) COBOL
11 2 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.30%) XQuery
11 2 (1.30%) REXX
11 2 (1.30%) JCL
11 2 (1.30%) XPath
11 2 (1.30%) SELCOPY
12 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (34.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 10 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) IMail Server
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (3.90%) Pega
4 4 (2.60%) IBM
4 4 (2.60%) Informatica
5 2 (1.30%) Sage
5 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.30%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.30%) Vignette
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe
5 2 (1.30%) Syncsort
5 2 (1.30%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.30%) Ektron
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
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