The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1166 1143 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.92% 98.36% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 955 799
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the East Sussex region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 19 £62,500 -
Eastbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Lewes - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) Degree
5 18 (41.86%) Linux
6 16 (37.21%) C
6 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
7 15 (34.88%) C++
7 15 (34.88%) ISO 9001
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
8 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
9 12 (27.91%) Social Media
9 12 (27.91%) SQL
10 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
11 10 (23.26%) User Stories
11 10 (23.26%) .NET
12 9 (20.93%) Web Services
12 9 (20.93%) Spring
12 9 (20.93%) Pega
13 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
13 8 (18.60%) XML
14 7 (16.28%) UNIX
14 7 (16.28%) Oracle
14 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
15 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
15 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
15 6 (13.95%) Android
15 6 (13.95%) RAD
15 6 (13.95%) Informatica
15 6 (13.95%) ETL

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
1 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) Jetty
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) jMock
2 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Mockito
4 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) Web Services
2 9 (20.93%) Spring
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 5 (11.63%) J2EE
5 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
5 4 (9.30%) JSON
5 4 (9.30%) REST
5 4 (9.30%) JAX-RS
5 4 (9.30%) Struts
5 4 (9.30%) Java EE
5 4 (9.30%) JMS
5 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.98%) JSP
7 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.33%) WCF
8 1 (2.33%) HTML
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.91%) Social Media
3 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
4 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
5 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.95%) Android
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
4 10 (23.26%) User Stories
5 6 (13.95%) RAD
5 6 (13.95%) ETL
6 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) Requirements Management
7 4 (9.30%) OOD
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 4 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (4.65%) UML
8 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (4.65%) Release Management
8 2 (4.65%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) C
3 15 (34.88%) C++
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) COBOL
6 2 (4.65%) JCL
6 2 (4.65%) XQuery
6 2 (4.65%) XPath
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Ada
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Pega
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Informatica
4 4 (9.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.65%) Syncsort