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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 84 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 15 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.36% 1.05% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.07% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -9.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
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
1080 934 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.18% 98.11% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 914 783 931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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 -5 11 £45,000 -2.17%
Hastings - 1 £43,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) C
4 9 (39.13%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
8 5 (21.74%) User Stories
8 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
9 4 (17.39%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) J2EE
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Subversion
9 4 (17.39%) Spring
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
9 4 (17.39%) Pega
10 3 (13.04%) JSP
10 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
10 3 (13.04%) MVC
10 3 (13.04%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) OLAP
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
3 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) J2EE
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) JSP
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) XHTML
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) COM
6 1 (4.35%) DCOM
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
3 5 (21.74%) User Stories
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.70%) MVVM
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
2 9 (39.13%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) XQuery
5 2 (8.70%) XPath
6 1 (4.35%) Ada
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Pega
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Vignette
3 1 (4.35%) Borland
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Ektron