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 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 32 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 65 109 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.67% 10.58% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 12.41% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 83 49
Average salary £46,250 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.71% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
740 878 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.26% 85.24% 86.58%
Number of salaries quoted 650 763 729
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 63 (41.72%) C++
2 56 (37.09%) Degree
3 53 (35.10%) Embedded Systems
4 50 (33.11%) C
5 42 (27.81%) HTML
6 40 (26.49%) Computer Science
6 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
6 40 (26.49%) CSS
7 34 (22.52%) Web Development
7 34 (22.52%) AngularJS
8 32 (21.19%) Visualisation
8 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (19.87%) Electronics
10 29 (19.21%) SQL
11 28 (18.54%) Unit Testing
11 28 (18.54%) Front End Development
11 28 (18.54%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (17.88%) HTML5
12 27 (17.88%) Python
13 26 (17.22%) Manufacturing
13 26 (17.22%) Backbone.js
13 26 (17.22%) KnockoutJS
13 26 (17.22%) CSS3
13 26 (17.22%) React
13 26 (17.22%) Sass
14 25 (16.56%) Mobile First
14 25 (16.56%) Web Design
14 25 (16.56%) PHP
15 24 (15.89%) Linux
15 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (5.96%) IIS
2 7 (4.64%) CICS
3 4 (2.65%) Jetty
3 4 (2.65%) PegaRULES
3 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.99%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.92%) SaaS
2 5 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) Big Data
2 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.64%) DB2
3 7 (4.64%) MySQL
4 6 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.65%) SQLite
6 3 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.99%) BaseX
6 3 (1.99%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.32%) Firebird
7 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Subversion
2 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.97%) Grunt
3 6 (3.97%) gulp
4 4 (2.65%) JUnit
4 4 (2.65%) TestNG
5 2 (1.32%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
General
1 30 (19.87%) Electronics
2 26 (17.22%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.62%) Marketing
4 8 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.64%) Finance
6 2 (1.32%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (52.98%) Software Engineer
2 56 (37.09%) Developer
3 53 (35.10%) C++ Software Engineer
4 48 (31.79%) Embedded Engineer
5 46 (30.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 42 (27.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 41 (27.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 26 (17.22%) Embedded C Engineer
8 26 (17.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 25 (16.56%) C Software Engineer
9 25 (16.56%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 25 (16.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 25 (16.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 25 (16.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (15.23%) Web Developer
11 21 (13.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 19 (12.58%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 15 (9.93%) Head of Engineering
13 15 (9.93%) Head of Software Engineering
14 14 (9.27%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.81%) HTML
2 40 (26.49%) CSS
3 34 (22.52%) AngularJS
4 27 (17.88%) HTML5
5 26 (17.22%) Backbone.js
5 26 (17.22%) CSS3
5 26 (17.22%) KnockoutJS
5 26 (17.22%) React
5 26 (17.22%) Sass
6 22 (14.57%) .NET
7 20 (13.25%) XML
8 18 (11.92%) ASP.NET
9 12 (7.95%) jQuery
9 12 (7.95%) OOCSS
9 12 (7.95%) Qt
10 10 (6.62%) DOM
11 8 (5.30%) JSON
12 7 (4.64%) Web Services
13 6 (3.97%) WCF
14 5 (3.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (35.10%) Embedded Systems
2 40 (26.49%) Computer Science
3 32 (21.19%) Visualisation
4 18 (11.92%) User Experience
5 17 (11.26%) Management Information System
6 11 (7.28%) Mainframe
6 11 (7.28%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.64%) VSAM
9 4 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (2.65%) Social Media
10 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.66%) CPLD
12 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.66%) iPad
12 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.89%) Linux
2 18 (11.92%) Windows
3 5 (3.31%) Unix
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.52%) Web Development
2 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.54%) Front End Development
3 28 (18.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 28 (18.54%) Unit Testing
4 25 (16.56%) Mobile First
4 25 (16.56%) Web Design
5 22 (14.57%) TDD
6 19 (12.58%) BDD
6 19 (12.58%) Risk Management
7 18 (11.92%) Open Source
7 18 (11.92%) User Stories
8 15 (9.93%) ATDD
9 14 (9.27%) Information Security
9 14 (9.27%) OO
9 14 (9.27%) Refactoring
10 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.28%) OOD
12 10 (6.62%) SOA
13 9 (5.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.72%) C++
2 50 (33.11%) C
3 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 29 (19.21%) SQL
5 27 (17.88%) Python
6 25 (16.56%) PHP
7 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell
7 24 (15.89%) Lua
8 23 (15.23%) C#
9 10 (6.62%) Java
10 7 (4.64%) CLIST
10 7 (4.64%) COBOL
10 7 (4.64%) JCL
10 7 (4.64%) REXX
11 6 (3.97%) Embedded C++
12 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.65%) VBA
13 3 (1.99%) XPath
13 3 (1.99%) XQuery
14 2 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (37.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (4.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (4.64%) Oracle
1 7 (4.64%) TSYS
2 4 (2.65%) Pega
2 4 (2.65%) Sage
3 1 (0.66%) Informatica
3 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
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