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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 85 91 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.22% 7.43% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.39% 8.94% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 47
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £45,800
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
686 1018 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.45% 83.17% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 544 881 525
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 105 (52.76%) Computer Science
2 89 (44.72%) Degree
3 83 (41.71%) Java
4 81 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (35.18%) SQL
6 52 (26.13%) Web Services
7 50 (25.13%) JavaScript
7 50 (25.13%) Linux
8 48 (24.12%) HTML
9 44 (22.11%) Windows
10 43 (21.61%) C++
11 41 (20.60%) Relational Database
12 39 (19.60%) jQuery
12 39 (19.60%) PHP
13 33 (16.58%) Social Media
14 31 (15.58%) MySQL
14 31 (15.58%) CSS
15 30 (15.08%) C#
16 29 (14.57%) .NET
16 29 (14.57%) MVC
17 28 (14.07%) XML
17 28 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (13.07%) Visualisation
18 26 (13.07%) CRM
19 25 (12.56%) Spring
19 25 (12.56%) Refactoring
19 25 (12.56%) AngularJS
20 24 (12.06%) NoSQL
20 24 (12.06%) Symfony
20 24 (12.06%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (11.06%) Node.js
2 18 (9.05%) Jetty
3 14 (7.04%) nginx
3 14 (7.04%) Apache
4 8 (4.02%) PegaRULES
5 5 (2.51%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.01%) IIS
7 3 (1.51%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.50%) SAS
9 1 (0.50%) CICS
9 1 (0.50%) CMS
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.50%) DNN
9 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.01%) Mingle
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.54%) SaaS
2 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (7.04%) GitHub
4 6 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.06%) Internet
2 15 (7.54%) SMTP
3 2 (1.01%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.01%) GSM
3 2 (1.01%) 3G
3 2 (1.01%) RFID
3 2 (1.01%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.60%) Relational Database
2 31 (15.58%) MySQL
3 24 (12.06%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.04%) Riak
4 14 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.53%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.52%) DB2
7 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.01%) Easytrieve
9 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.01%) IMS/DB
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.50%) WebFOCUS
11 1 (0.50%) SQLite
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 23 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.06%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.04%) Grunt
3 14 (7.04%) gulp
4 13 (6.53%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.51%) JIRA
6 4 (2.01%) jMock
6 4 (2.01%) JUnit
6 4 (2.01%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.51%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.51%) Subversion
8 2 (1.01%) Selenium
8 2 (1.01%) XPEDITER
8 2 (1.01%) NUnit
8 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.50%) Mockito
9 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 23 (11.56%) Finance
2 17 (8.54%) Front Office
3 14 (7.04%) Games
4 9 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.52%) Retail
6 4 (2.01%) Marketing
6 4 (2.01%) Dutch Language
6 4 (2.01%) German Language
7 3 (1.51%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.01%) Publishing
8 2 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (70.35%) Software Engineer
2 86 (43.22%) Developer
3 46 (23.12%) Software Developer
4 38 (19.10%) C++ Developer
5 34 (17.09%) Programmer
6 31 (15.58%) Software Programmer
7 25 (12.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (10.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 17 (8.54%) C++ Programmer
9 17 (8.54%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 17 (8.54%) Embedded Software Developer
10 16 (8.04%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.54%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (7.54%) Support Analyst
11 15 (7.54%) Applications Support
11 15 (7.54%) Analyst
11 15 (7.54%) Senior Support Analyst
11 15 (7.54%) C# Programmer
12 14 (7.04%) Web Engineer
12 14 (7.04%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.13%) Web Services
2 48 (24.12%) HTML
3 39 (19.60%) jQuery
4 31 (15.58%) CSS
5 29 (14.57%) .NET
6 28 (14.07%) XML
7 25 (12.56%) Spring
7 25 (12.56%) AngularJS
8 24 (12.06%) Symfony
9 22 (11.06%) Backbone.js
10 21 (10.55%) Ember.js
10 21 (10.55%) Qt
11 19 (9.55%) ASP.NET
12 17 (8.54%) Ajax
13 15 (7.54%) JSON
14 14 (7.04%) Sass
14 14 (7.04%) LESS
14 14 (7.04%) HTML5
15 7 (3.52%) CSS3
15 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 105 (52.76%) Computer Science
2 33 (16.58%) Social Media
3 26 (13.07%) Visualisation
4 23 (11.56%) Data Structures
5 22 (11.06%) Mathematics
6 19 (9.55%) Mainframe
7 10 (5.03%) User Experience
8 9 (4.52%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.01%) New Media
10 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.01%) Replication
10 2 (1.01%) VSAM
10 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.01%) DataPower
11 1 (0.50%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.13%) Linux
2 44 (22.11%) Windows
3 24 (12.06%) Android
4 17 (8.54%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.52%) UNIX
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.57%) MVC
3 28 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (13.07%) CRM
5 25 (12.56%) Refactoring
6 21 (10.55%) OO
7 19 (9.55%) Multithreading
8 16 (8.04%) Web Development
9 15 (7.54%) Service Delivery
9 15 (7.54%) BDD
10 14 (7.04%) Game Development
10 14 (7.04%) Integration Testing
11 13 (6.53%) User Stories
11 13 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.03%) Automated Testing
13 8 (4.02%) TDD
13 8 (4.02%) RAD
13 8 (4.02%) Process Management
13 8 (4.02%) OOP
14 7 (3.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.71%) Java
2 70 (35.18%) SQL
3 50 (25.13%) JavaScript
4 43 (21.61%) C++
5 39 (19.60%) PHP
6 30 (15.08%) C#
7 17 (8.54%) Embedded C++
8 15 (7.54%) Python
9 14 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 14 (7.04%) Ruby
10 11 (5.53%) COBOL
11 10 (5.03%) C
12 6 (3.02%) JCL
13 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.51%) VB
13 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.01%) REXX
15 3 (1.51%) PHP5
15 3 (1.51%) F#
16 2 (1.01%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 89 (44.72%) Degree
2 6 (3.02%) PMP
2 6 (3.02%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (7.54%) IMail Server
2 14 (7.04%) Varnish
3 2 (1.01%) Firmware
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (9.05%) Pega
2 17 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.03%) Oracle
4 7 (3.52%) Sage
5 6 (3.02%) Informatica
6 4 (2.01%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.01%) Syncsort
7 2 (1.01%) IBM
7 2 (1.01%) TSYS
8 1 (0.50%) iRise
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary circa 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago