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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 25 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 86 74 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.30% 8.11% 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.93% 9.28% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 36
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
721 797 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.35% 87.39% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 624 690 463
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 91 (48.40%) Degree
2 81 (43.09%) HTML
3 76 (40.43%) CSS
4 74 (39.36%) JavaScript
5 69 (36.70%) Computer Science
6 59 (31.38%) C++
6 59 (31.38%) AngularJS
7 57 (30.32%) SQL
8 49 (26.06%) Backbone.js
9 46 (24.47%) Sass
10 43 (22.87%) Embedded Systems
11 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (21.81%) .NET
12 41 (21.81%) C#
13 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
14 39 (20.74%) jQuery
14 39 (20.74%) Python
15 38 (20.21%) PHP
16 37 (19.68%) C
16 37 (19.68%) MySQL
16 37 (19.68%) OO
17 36 (19.15%) ASP.NET
18 33 (17.55%) NoSQL
19 32 (17.02%) Visualisation
20 31 (16.49%) Linux
21 29 (15.43%) HTML5
21 29 (15.43%) XML
21 29 (15.43%) MVC
22 28 (14.89%) Electronics
22 28 (14.89%) Web Design

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 20 (10.64%) Apache
2 18 (9.57%) nginx
2 18 (9.57%) Node.js
3 16 (8.51%) IIS
4 13 (6.91%) ExpressionEngine
5 6 (3.19%) CICS
6 5 (2.66%) Jetty
6 5 (2.66%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.13%) PegaRULES
8 3 (1.60%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.06%) JBoss
9 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.11%) GitHub
3 5 (2.66%) SaaS
4 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.68%) MySQL
2 33 (17.55%) NoSQL
3 23 (12.23%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (11.70%) Relational Database
5 19 (10.11%) MongoDB
6 18 (9.57%) Riak
7 17 (9.04%) Redis
8 16 (8.51%) SQL Server
9 13 (6.91%) RDBMS
10 8 (4.26%) DB2
11 5 (2.66%) SQLite
12 3 (1.60%) BaseX
12 3 (1.60%) Big Data
12 3 (1.60%) MarkLogic
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.53%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 25 (13.30%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.23%) Grunt
2 23 (12.23%) gulp
3 13 (6.91%) PHPUnit
4 10 (5.32%) Subversion
5 7 (3.72%) JUnit
6 5 (2.66%) TestNG
7 4 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.60%) JIRA
8 3 (1.60%) Maven
8 3 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.06%) Ant
9 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.53%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (14.89%) Electronics
2 22 (11.70%) Manufacturing
3 20 (10.64%) Games
4 12 (6.38%) Finance
5 10 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.79%) Marketing
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.06%) Front Office
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (48.40%) Developer
1 91 (48.40%) Software Engineer
2 49 (26.06%) C++ Software Engineer
3 35 (18.62%) Embedded Engineer
4 34 (18.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 34 (18.09%) Web Developer
5 31 (16.49%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 30 (15.96%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (14.89%) Software Developer
8 25 (13.30%) C# Developer
9 24 (12.77%) Embedded C Engineer
9 24 (12.77%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) C Software Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (12.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (11.17%) .NET Developer
11 21 (11.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (43.09%) HTML
2 76 (40.43%) CSS
3 59 (31.38%) AngularJS
4 49 (26.06%) Backbone.js
5 46 (24.47%) Sass
6 41 (21.81%) .NET
7 39 (20.74%) jQuery
8 36 (19.15%) ASP.NET
9 29 (15.43%) HTML5
9 29 (15.43%) XML
10 28 (14.89%) CSS3
10 28 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (14.89%) React
11 19 (10.11%) Qt
12 18 (9.57%) Ember.js
12 18 (9.57%) LESS
13 17 (9.04%) Express
13 17 (9.04%) MEAN Stack
14 14 (7.45%) OOCSS
14 14 (7.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 69 (36.70%) Computer Science
2 43 (22.87%) Embedded Systems
3 32 (17.02%) Visualisation
4 19 (10.11%) Mathematics
5 18 (9.57%) User Experience
6 10 (5.32%) Mainframe
7 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.19%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.19%) VSAM
9 4 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (2.13%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.53%) Fintech
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) Physics
10 1 (0.53%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.49%) Linux
2 25 (13.30%) Windows
3 21 (11.17%) Unix
4 4 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
3 37 (19.68%) OO
4 29 (15.43%) MVC
5 28 (14.89%) Front End Development
5 28 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (14.89%) Web Design
6 25 (13.30%) BDD
6 25 (13.30%) Mobile First
7 23 (12.23%) Integration Testing
7 23 (12.23%) Web Development
8 19 (10.11%) Open Source
9 18 (9.57%) Game Development
9 18 (9.57%) OOD
10 17 (9.04%) Data Modelling
11 16 (8.51%) Refactoring
12 15 (7.98%) OOP
13 14 (7.45%) TDD
14 13 (6.91%) DevOps
14 13 (6.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.36%) JavaScript
2 59 (31.38%) C++
3 57 (30.32%) SQL
4 41 (21.81%) C#
5 39 (20.74%) Python
6 38 (20.21%) PHP
7 37 (19.68%) C
8 22 (11.70%) Bash Shell
9 21 (11.17%) Lua
10 18 (9.57%) Shell Script
11 17 (9.04%) Ruby
12 15 (7.98%) Java
13 6 (3.19%) CLIST
13 6 (3.19%) COBOL
13 6 (3.19%) JCL
13 6 (3.19%) REXX
14 5 (2.66%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.66%) F#
15 4 (2.13%) XPath
15 4 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 91 (48.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.06%) PMP
3 1 (0.53%) HND
3 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.57%) Varnish
2 9 (4.79%) Firmware
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (7.45%) Oracle
2 13 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.19%) TSYS
4 4 (2.13%) Pega
5 3 (1.60%) IBM
5 3 (1.60%) Zend
6 2 (1.06%) Sage
7 1 (0.53%) Google
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