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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 89 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.30% 4.37% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.58% 5.10% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 83 31 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £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
841 608 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.45% 85.63% 70.56%
Number of salaries quoted 748 542 532
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 2 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 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 89 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (42.25%) Computer Science
3 71 (37.97%) Degree
4 68 (36.36%) SQL
5 65 (34.76%) HTML
6 59 (31.55%) C#
6 59 (31.55%) JavaScript
7 57 (30.48%) Java
7 57 (30.48%) .NET
8 55 (29.41%) Algorithms
9 54 (28.88%) Linux
10 53 (28.34%) C
11 49 (26.20%) CSS
12 46 (24.60%) Unit Testing
13 44 (23.53%) jQuery
13 44 (23.53%) ASP.NET
14 43 (22.99%) Social Media
15 42 (22.46%) C++
16 34 (18.18%) MVC
16 34 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (18.18%) MySQL
17 31 (16.58%) XML
17 31 (16.58%) Scrum
18 30 (16.04%) Electronics
19 29 (15.51%) OO
19 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (14.97%) XHTML
21 27 (14.44%) Relational Database
22 26 (13.90%) Kalman Filter
22 26 (13.90%) UML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (11.76%) Apache Solr
2 19 (10.16%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.88%) Drupal
4 4 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.60%) CMS
5 3 (1.60%) Node.js
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Force.com
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.90%) Internet
2 11 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) MySQL
1 34 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (14.44%) Relational Database
3 24 (12.83%) SQL Server
4 23 (12.30%) Big Data
5 22 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 21 (11.23%) HBase
7 18 (9.63%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) OLAP
9 1 (0.53%) DataStage
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (13.90%) JUnit
2 23 (12.30%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.23%) Mockito
4 19 (10.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.21%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.21%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.67%) Subversion
7 2 (1.07%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (16.04%) Electronics
2 24 (12.83%) Front Office
3 19 (10.16%) Finance
4 12 (6.42%) Games
5 8 (4.28%) Marketing
6 4 (2.14%) Publishing
6 4 (2.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.07%) Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (58.82%) Developer
2 63 (33.69%) Software Engineer
3 52 (27.81%) Software Developer
4 35 (18.72%) Java Developer
5 27 (14.44%) C# Developer
6 26 (13.90%) C# Software Developer
7 23 (12.30%) C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 22 (11.76%) Analyst
8 22 (11.76%) Support Analyst
9 21 (11.23%) Web Developer
10 17 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
11 16 (8.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 16 (8.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (7.49%) Programmer
14 13 (6.95%) Applications Support
14 13 (6.95%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.76%) HTML
2 57 (30.48%) .NET
3 49 (26.20%) CSS
4 44 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 44 (23.53%) jQuery
5 31 (16.58%) XML
6 28 (14.97%) XHTML
7 24 (12.83%) Razor View Engine
8 22 (11.76%) WCF
9 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 15 (8.02%) Spring
10 15 (8.02%) Web Services
11 14 (7.49%) SOAP
12 11 (5.88%) Ajax
13 7 (3.74%) WPF
14 6 (3.21%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.21%) WinForms
15 5 (2.67%) LINQ
16 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (42.25%) Computer Science
2 55 (29.41%) Algorithms
3 43 (22.99%) Social Media
4 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (12.83%) Mathematics
6 11 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (4.28%) Digital Media
8 7 (3.74%) Open Source
9 6 (3.21%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.14%) New Media
10 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.88%) Linux
2 23 (12.30%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (3.74%) Windows
4 6 (3.21%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.60%) Unit Testing
3 34 (18.18%) MVC
4 31 (16.58%) Scrum
5 29 (15.51%) OO
6 26 (13.90%) UML
6 26 (13.90%) Kalman Filter
7 24 (12.83%) Service Delivery
8 23 (12.30%) TDD
9 21 (11.23%) Kanban
10 20 (10.70%) OOD
11 18 (9.63%) Social Media Monitoring
12 14 (7.49%) Web Development
13 13 (6.95%) OOP
14 9 (4.81%) Refactoring
15 8 (4.28%) CRM
16 6 (3.21%) Digital Marketing
16 6 (3.21%) Automated Testing
16 6 (3.21%) Multithreading
16 6 (3.21%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.36%) SQL
2 59 (31.55%) C#
2 59 (31.55%) JavaScript
3 57 (30.48%) Java
4 53 (28.34%) C
5 42 (22.46%) C++
6 24 (12.83%) Embedded C++
7 6 (3.21%) Assembly Language
8 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.60%) PHP
10 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 71 (37.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.21%) JTAG
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.88%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 19 (10.16%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (6.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.67%) Adobe
3 4 (2.14%) Informatica
3 4 (2.14%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.60%) Ektron
4 3 (1.60%) Vignette
4 3 (1.60%) Google
5 1 (0.53%) IBM
5 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000+ + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago