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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 31 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.89% 4.42% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.01% 5.28% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 84 30 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
899 568 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.86% 83.78% 70.06%
Number of salaries quoted 790 503 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 82 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.31%) Computer Science
3 69 (37.91%) SQL
4 68 (37.36%) Degree
5 59 (32.42%) HTML
6 56 (30.77%) C#
7 55 (30.22%) .NET
8 54 (29.67%) JavaScript
8 54 (29.67%) Linux
9 53 (29.12%) Java
10 52 (28.57%) C
11 44 (24.18%) Unit Testing
12 43 (23.63%) CSS
13 42 (23.08%) ASP.NET
13 42 (23.08%) jQuery
14 41 (22.53%) C++
15 40 (21.98%) Social Media
16 34 (18.68%) MySQL
17 33 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (18.13%) MVC
18 31 (17.03%) Electronics
18 31 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (15.93%) Scrum
20 28 (15.38%) XML
20 28 (15.38%) UML
20 28 (15.38%) Relational Database
21 27 (14.84%) Internet
22 26 (14.29%) Front Office
22 26 (14.29%) Service Delivery
22 26 (14.29%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (11.54%) Apache Solr
2 11 (6.04%) Drupal
3 3 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.65%) Node.js
3 3 (1.65%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
5 1 (0.55%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Force.com
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.84%) Internet
2 11 (6.04%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.68%) MySQL
2 33 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
5 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
5 20 (10.99%) Big Data
6 19 (10.44%) HBase
7 16 (8.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.55%) DataStage
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (12.09%) JUnit
2 20 (10.99%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.44%) Mockito
3 19 (10.44%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.30%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.75%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.55%) JMeter
General
1 31 (17.03%) Electronics
2 26 (14.29%) Front Office
3 16 (8.79%) Finance
4 12 (6.59%) Games
5 7 (3.85%) Marketing
6 4 (2.20%) Publishing
6 4 (2.20%) Back Office
7 2 (1.10%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (57.14%) Developer
2 60 (32.97%) Software Engineer
3 53 (29.12%) Software Developer
4 34 (18.68%) Java Developer
5 27 (14.84%) C# Developer
6 26 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 24 (13.19%) Analyst
7 24 (13.19%) Support Analyst
7 24 (13.19%) C++ Software Engineer
8 23 (12.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 19 (10.44%) Senior Support Analyst
9 19 (10.44%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (9.89%) Web Developer
11 17 (9.34%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 17 (9.34%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (8.24%) Programmer
12 15 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (7.14%) Applications Support
14 13 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (32.42%) HTML
2 55 (30.22%) .NET
3 43 (23.63%) CSS
4 42 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 42 (23.08%) jQuery
5 28 (15.38%) XML
6 25 (13.74%) XHTML
7 24 (13.19%) Razor View Engine
8 21 (11.54%) WCF
9 20 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 20 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (8.79%) SOAP
11 13 (7.14%) Web Services
12 11 (6.04%) Spring
12 11 (6.04%) Ajax
13 7 (3.85%) WPF
14 6 (3.30%) WinForms
14 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
15 5 (2.75%) LINQ
16 4 (2.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 77 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 40 (21.98%) Social Media
3 31 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.85%) Digital Media
7 6 (3.30%) Open Source
8 4 (2.20%) New Media
8 4 (2.20%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.67%) Linux
2 24 (13.19%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (3.85%) Windows
4 6 (3.30%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.55%) Debian
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.18%) Unit Testing
3 33 (18.13%) MVC
4 29 (15.93%) Scrum
5 28 (15.38%) UML
6 26 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 26 (14.29%) OO
6 26 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 22 (12.09%) TDD
8 19 (10.44%) Kanban
9 18 (9.89%) OOD
10 16 (8.79%) Social Media Monitoring
11 13 (7.14%) Web Development
11 13 (7.14%) OOP
12 8 (4.40%) CRM
13 6 (3.30%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (3.30%) Refactoring
13 6 (3.30%) Multithreading
13 6 (3.30%) Video Processing
14 5 (2.75%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.91%) SQL
2 56 (30.77%) C#
3 54 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 53 (29.12%) Java
5 52 (28.57%) C
6 41 (22.53%) C++
7 25 (13.74%) Embedded C++
8 6 (3.30%) Assembly Language
9 4 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.20%) PHP
10 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (37.36%) Degree
2 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.30%) JTAG
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.20%) Informatica
2 4 (2.20%) Adobe
3 3 (1.65%) Sitecore
3 3 (1.65%) Google
4 2 (1.10%) Vignette
4 2 (1.10%) Ektron
5 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.55%) IBM
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