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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 113 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.09% 6.03% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.68% 7.22% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 53 36
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
826 845 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.06% 83.58% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 715 711 579
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 77 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (39.57%) Computer Science
3 68 (36.36%) Java
4 66 (35.29%) Linux
5 64 (34.22%) Degree
6 59 (31.55%) SQL
7 57 (30.48%) C++
8 53 (28.34%) Windows
9 47 (25.13%) Web Services
10 39 (20.86%) XML
10 39 (20.86%) C#
11 35 (18.72%) HTML
12 34 (18.18%) .NET
12 34 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 31 (16.58%) MVC
14 29 (15.51%) Social Media
14 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (14.97%) Finance
16 27 (14.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (13.90%) C
17 26 (13.90%) Relational Database
18 25 (13.37%) jQuery
18 25 (13.37%) Qt
19 23 (12.30%) ASP.NET
19 23 (12.30%) OO
19 23 (12.30%) Android
19 23 (12.30%) Algorithms
20 21 (11.23%) CSS
20 21 (11.23%) Refactoring
21 20 (10.70%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (4.28%) PegaRULES
2 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.74%) Node.js
3 5 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.67%) IIS
3 5 (2.67%) Jetty
4 3 (1.60%) CMS
4 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.60%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.60%) Orchard CMS
5 2 (1.07%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) Mingle
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) SaaS
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) Internet
2 8 (4.28%) SMTP
3 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.90%) Relational Database
2 14 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.88%) MySQL
4 5 (2.67%) DB2
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.14%) Easytrieve
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.07%) Big Data
7 2 (1.07%) IMS/DB
8 1 (0.53%) DataStage
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (9.63%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.95%) Eclipse
3 11 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.81%) JIRA
5 8 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.21%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.21%) jMock
6 6 (3.21%) JUnit
7 5 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.14%) Maven
8 4 (2.14%) Subversion
9 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.07%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.07%) Selenium
9 2 (1.07%) NUnit
9 2 (1.07%) XPEDITER
10 1 (0.53%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.53%) Ant
10 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 12 (6.42%) Front Office
3 9 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.81%) Marketing
4 5 (2.67%) Electronics
5 4 (2.14%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 125 (66.84%) Software Engineer
2 87 (46.52%) Developer
3 55 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 36 (19.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 30 (16.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 27 (14.44%) Programmer
7 24 (12.83%) C++ Developer
8 22 (11.76%) Software Programmer
8 22 (11.76%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.02%) C# Programmer
10 14 (7.49%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (6.42%) .NET Developer
12 11 (5.88%) PHP Developer
13 10 (5.35%) Embedded Software Developer
13 10 (5.35%) Embedded C++ Developer
14 9 (4.81%) C++ Programmer
15 8 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (4.28%) Senior Support Analyst
15 8 (4.28%) C++ Software Engineer
15 8 (4.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.13%) Web Services
2 39 (20.86%) XML
3 35 (18.72%) HTML
4 34 (18.18%) .NET
5 25 (13.37%) jQuery
5 25 (13.37%) Qt
6 23 (12.30%) ASP.NET
7 21 (11.23%) CSS
8 20 (10.70%) Ajax
9 16 (8.56%) AngularJS
10 14 (7.49%) HTML5
11 13 (6.95%) Spring
12 12 (6.42%) WCF
13 11 (5.88%) J2EE
14 10 (5.35%) Backbone.js
15 9 (4.81%) XSLT
15 9 (4.81%) CSS3
16 8 (4.28%) JSON
16 8 (4.28%) Hibernate
17 7 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (39.57%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.51%) Social Media
2 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.30%) Algorithms
4 19 (10.16%) Visualisation
4 19 (10.16%) Mainframe
5 17 (9.09%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.28%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.74%) User Experience
8 4 (2.14%) Open Source
8 4 (2.14%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.07%) DataPower
10 2 (1.07%) Replication
10 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) DTV
11 1 (0.53%) VSAM
11 1 (0.53%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.29%) Linux
2 53 (28.34%) Windows
3 23 (12.30%) Android
4 10 (5.35%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.74%) UNIX
6 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.14%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.58%) MVC
3 27 (14.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (12.30%) OO
5 21 (11.23%) Refactoring
6 16 (8.56%) CRM
7 14 (7.49%) User Stories
8 13 (6.95%) BDD
9 12 (6.42%) Multithreading
9 12 (6.42%) TDD
9 12 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.35%) Automated Testing
10 10 (5.35%) Scrum
11 9 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.28%) OOD
12 8 (4.28%) UML
12 8 (4.28%) OOP
12 8 (4.28%) Process Management
12 8 (4.28%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.36%) Java
2 59 (31.55%) SQL
3 57 (30.48%) C++
4 39 (20.86%) C#
5 34 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (13.90%) C
7 18 (9.63%) PHP
8 14 (7.49%) Embedded C++
9 9 (4.81%) COBOL
10 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.67%) F#
11 4 (2.14%) Groovy
11 4 (2.14%) VB
11 4 (2.14%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.14%) JCL
12 2 (1.07%) SELCOPY
12 2 (1.07%) XPath
12 2 (1.07%) XQuery
12 2 (1.07%) REXX
13 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (34.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.53%) PMP
2 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) IMail Server
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
1 18 (9.63%) Pega
2 15 (8.02%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) Informatica
3 7 (3.74%) Sage
4 6 (3.21%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.14%) Syncsort
6 3 (1.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
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