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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 38 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.39% 6.05% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.74% 7.16% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
775 670 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.53% 84.49% 79.84%
Number of salaries quoted 674 577 635
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 18 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 71 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (40.67%) Computer Science
3 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 56 (37.33%) Degree
4 53 (35.33%) Java
5 52 (34.67%) Linux
6 47 (31.33%) CSS
7 46 (30.67%) HTML
8 41 (27.33%) C++
8 41 (27.33%) SQL
9 37 (24.67%) C#
9 37 (24.67%) Algorithms
10 35 (23.33%) jQuery
10 35 (23.33%) .NET
11 34 (22.67%) Unit Testing
12 33 (22.00%) Social Media
12 33 (22.00%) C
13 32 (21.33%) XML
14 29 (19.33%) OO
14 29 (19.33%) Scrum
15 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET
15 23 (15.33%) MySQL
16 22 (14.67%) Big Data
16 22 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (14.00%) JUnit
18 20 (13.33%) Web Services
18 20 (13.33%) MVC
19 19 (12.67%) Spring
19 19 (12.67%) XHTML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (9.33%) Apache Solr
1 14 (9.33%) Apache Spark
2 10 (6.67%) Drupal
3 3 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.33%) Node.js
4 2 (1.33%) CMS
4 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.33%) PaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Force.com
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) Internet
2 7 (4.67%) SMTP
3 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
1 23 (15.33%) MySQL
2 22 (14.67%) Big Data
3 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (9.33%) Hadoop
4 14 (9.33%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.33%) HBase
5 13 (8.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.33%) DataStage
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (14.00%) JUnit
2 19 (12.67%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.33%) Mockito
4 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.33%) Subversion
5 5 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.00%) Maven
7 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (11.33%) Front Office
2 16 (10.67%) Finance
3 14 (9.33%) Electronics
4 11 (7.33%) Marketing
5 3 (2.00%) Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (56.00%) Developer
2 57 (38.00%) Software Engineer
3 34 (22.67%) Software Developer
4 25 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 15 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) Programmer
8 13 (8.67%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Web Programmer
12 8 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.33%) .NET Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.33%) Analyst
13 7 (4.67%) Development Manager
13 7 (4.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) CSS
2 46 (30.67%) HTML
3 35 (23.33%) .NET
3 35 (23.33%) jQuery
4 32 (21.33%) XML
5 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET
6 20 (13.33%) Web Services
7 19 (12.67%) XHTML
7 19 (12.67%) Spring
8 13 (8.67%) Ajax
9 10 (6.67%) Velocity
9 10 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 8 (5.33%) HTML5
11 8 (5.33%) CSS3
11 8 (5.33%) WCF
11 8 (5.33%) J2EE
12 7 (4.67%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (40.67%) Computer Science
2 37 (24.67%) Algorithms
3 33 (22.00%) Social Media
4 22 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.67%) Open Source
6 12 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 8 (5.33%) Digital Media
9 7 (4.67%) N-Tier
10 6 (4.00%) Visualisation
11 5 (3.33%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.67%) New Media
13 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.67%) Linux
2 15 (10.00%) Windows
3 13 (8.67%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.33%) Android
5 2 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (0.67%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.67%) Unit Testing
3 29 (19.33%) Scrum
3 29 (19.33%) OO
4 20 (13.33%) MVC
5 14 (9.33%) UML
5 14 (9.33%) Kanban
5 14 (9.33%) Social Media Monitoring
5 14 (9.33%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (8.67%) Web Development
7 12 (8.00%) TDD
8 11 (7.33%) Refactoring
9 10 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.00%) CRM
11 8 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.33%) OOD
11 8 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (4.67%) Resource Management
12 7 (4.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
2 53 (35.33%) Java
3 41 (27.33%) C++
3 41 (27.33%) SQL
4 37 (24.67%) C#
5 33 (22.00%) C
6 14 (9.33%) Embedded C++
7 7 (4.67%) Groovy
8 2 (1.33%) XQuery
8 2 (1.33%) XPath
8 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.33%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 56 (37.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.67%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle
2 5 (3.33%) Informatica
3 3 (2.00%) Google
3 3 (2.00%) Vignette
3 3 (2.00%) Adobe
3 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.00%) Ektron
4 2 (1.33%) IBM
4 2 (1.33%) Pega
4 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
Brighton, East Sussex
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