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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 98 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.34% 7.59% 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.52% 8.97% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 98 49
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,850 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £48,000
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
719 1092 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.64% 84.59% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 587 928 591
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (44.95%) Computer Science
2 78 (39.39%) Degree
2 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (38.89%) Java
4 63 (31.82%) SQL
5 61 (30.81%) Linux
6 58 (29.29%) Web Services
7 54 (27.27%) C++
8 52 (26.26%) Windows
9 44 (22.22%) HTML
10 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 38 (19.19%) C#
12 34 (17.17%) MVC
12 34 (17.17%) .NET
12 34 (17.17%) Social Media
13 33 (16.67%) XML
14 31 (15.66%) jQuery
15 30 (15.15%) Relational Database
16 29 (14.65%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (14.14%) Finance
17 28 (14.14%) PHP
18 27 (13.64%) Android
19 26 (13.13%) Visualisation
19 26 (13.13%) Refactoring
19 26 (13.13%) CSS
20 25 (12.63%) Qt
21 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
22 23 (11.62%) Data Structures
23 21 (10.61%) Multithreading
24 20 (10.10%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (7.07%) Node.js
2 11 (5.56%) Jetty
3 8 (4.04%) PegaRULES
4 6 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.03%) Apache
4 6 (3.03%) nginx
5 5 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.53%) IIS
6 3 (1.52%) CMS
6 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.52%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.51%) CICS
8 1 (0.51%) DNN
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) Mingle
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.54%) SaaS
3 6 (3.03%) GitHub
4 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.57%) Internet
2 11 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 20 (10.10%) MySQL
3 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.57%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.54%) DB2
5 6 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.03%) Riak
5 6 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.02%) Easytrieve
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.01%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.51%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.51%) SQLite
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (9.60%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.57%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.55%) JIRA
5 6 (3.03%) jMock
5 6 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.03%) JUnit
5 6 (3.03%) Grunt
5 6 (3.03%) gulp
6 5 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.02%) Subversion
8 2 (1.01%) Maven
8 2 (1.01%) XPEDITER
8 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.01%) Selenium
8 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.01%) NUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Trac
9 1 (0.51%) Hudson
General
1 28 (14.14%) Finance
2 11 (5.56%) Front Office
3 10 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.04%) Marketing
5 7 (3.54%) Retail
6 6 (3.03%) Games
7 4 (2.02%) Dutch Language
7 4 (2.02%) German Language
8 3 (1.52%) Electronics
9 2 (1.01%) Banking
9 2 (1.01%) Publishing
10 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 145 (73.23%) Software Engineer
2 94 (47.47%) Developer
3 52 (26.26%) Software Developer
4 39 (19.70%) C++ Developer
5 36 (18.18%) Programmer
6 31 (15.66%) Software Programmer
7 30 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
8 27 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 19 (9.60%) C# Developer
10 17 (8.59%) C++ Programmer
10 17 (8.59%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 17 (8.59%) Embedded Software Developer
11 15 (7.58%) C# Programmer
12 14 (7.07%) PHP Developer
13 12 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
14 11 (5.56%) Support Analyst
14 11 (5.56%) Applications Support
14 11 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.29%) Web Services
2 44 (22.22%) HTML
3 34 (17.17%) .NET
4 33 (16.67%) XML
5 31 (15.66%) jQuery
6 26 (13.13%) CSS
7 25 (12.63%) Qt
8 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
9 19 (9.60%) Spring
10 18 (9.09%) Ajax
10 18 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 15 (7.58%) JSON
12 14 (7.07%) HTML5
12 14 (7.07%) Backbone.js
13 13 (6.57%) Ember.js
13 13 (6.57%) Symfony
14 9 (4.55%) WCF
15 8 (4.04%) Hibernate
16 7 (3.54%) XSLT
16 7 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 89 (44.95%) Computer Science
2 34 (17.17%) Social Media
3 26 (13.13%) Visualisation
4 23 (11.62%) Data Structures
5 19 (9.60%) Mainframe
6 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (7.58%) Algorithms
8 12 (6.06%) Mathematics
9 10 (5.05%) User Experience
10 3 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (1.01%) DataPower
11 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.01%) Replication
11 2 (1.01%) VSAM
11 2 (1.01%) New Media
12 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.51%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.81%) Linux
2 52 (26.26%) Windows
3 27 (13.64%) Android
4 17 (8.59%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.03%) UNIX
6 4 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.17%) MVC
3 29 (14.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (13.13%) Refactoring
5 21 (10.61%) Multithreading
6 20 (10.10%) OO
7 18 (9.09%) CRM
8 16 (8.08%) User Stories
9 13 (6.57%) Mentoring
9 13 (6.57%) BDD
10 12 (6.06%) Automated Testing
11 11 (5.56%) TDD
11 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.05%) Web Development
13 8 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.04%) Process Management
13 8 (4.04%) OOD
13 8 (4.04%) OOP
14 7 (3.54%) E-Commerce
14 7 (3.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (38.89%) Java
2 63 (31.82%) SQL
3 54 (27.27%) C++
4 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 38 (19.19%) C#
6 28 (14.14%) PHP
7 19 (9.60%) Embedded C++
8 16 (8.08%) C
9 11 (5.56%) COBOL
10 8 (4.04%) Python
11 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.03%) JCL
11 6 (3.03%) Ruby
12 5 (2.53%) VB
12 5 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.02%) REXX
13 4 (2.02%) F#
14 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.01%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 78 (39.39%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.02%) PMP
2 4 (2.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.56%) IMail Server
2 6 (3.03%) Varnish
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.08%) Pega
3 10 (5.05%) Oracle
4 7 (3.54%) Sage
5 6 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.03%) Informatica
6 4 (2.02%) Syncsort
7 2 (1.01%) IBM
7 2 (1.01%) TSYS
8 1 (0.51%) iRise
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
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