The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 50 42 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 62 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.90% 5.98% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 6.04% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 41
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1040 1027 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.95% 99.04% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 923 879 1102
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 27 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Lewes +7 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Eastbourne - 1 £41,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (96.34%) Software Engineering
2 38 (46.34%) C
3 35 (42.68%) C++
4 32 (39.02%) SQL
5 31 (37.80%) HTML
6 30 (36.59%) Embedded Systems
7 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
8 24 (29.27%) XML
8 24 (29.27%) Windows
9 22 (26.83%) Python
10 21 (25.61%) CSS
10 21 (25.61%) .NET
10 21 (25.61%) Unit Testing
11 20 (24.39%) Manufacturing
12 19 (23.17%) C#
12 19 (23.17%) Lua
12 19 (23.17%) Bash Shell
13 17 (20.73%) SOAP
13 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET
14 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
15 15 (18.29%) WCF
15 15 (18.29%) Android
15 15 (18.29%) Apple iOS
16 14 (17.07%) Degree
16 14 (17.07%) Linux
17 12 (14.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (14.63%) IIS
17 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
17 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) CICS
3 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.44%) Force.com
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.22%) Modbus
1 1 (1.22%) Profibus
1 1 (1.22%) RS-232
1 1 (1.22%) RS-485
1 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) DB2
3 2 (2.44%) Easytrieve
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Grunt
2 2 (2.44%) gulp
2 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Gradle
3 1 (1.22%) Hamcrest
3 1 (1.22%) Hudson
3 1 (1.22%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.22%) Mockito
3 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (24.39%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.41%) Electronics
3 6 (7.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.22%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) HTML
2 24 (29.27%) XML
3 21 (25.61%) .NET
3 21 (25.61%) CSS
4 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.73%) SOAP
5 15 (18.29%) WCF
6 7 (8.54%) Qt
7 6 (7.32%) jQuery
8 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.88%) CSS3
9 4 (4.88%) HTML5
9 4 (4.88%) JSON
9 4 (4.88%) Laravel
9 4 (4.88%) Symfony
10 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.66%) REST
10 3 (3.66%) Web Services
11 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (14.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (13.41%) CPLD
4 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.54%) Client/Server
5 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.44%) VSAM
8 1 (1.22%) DataPower
8 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Android
2 15 (18.29%) Apple iOS
3 14 (17.07%) Linux
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.22%) pSOS
5 1 (1.22%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (96.34%) Software Engineering
2 21 (25.61%) Unit Testing
3 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.32%) Mobile Development
4 6 (7.32%) MVC
4 6 (7.32%) OO
4 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (6.10%) Scrum
6 4 (4.88%) OOD
7 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.66%) RAD
7 3 (3.66%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.44%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.44%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.44%) OOP
8 2 (2.44%) SOA
8 2 (2.44%) UML
8 2 (2.44%) User Stories
8 2 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) C
2 35 (42.68%) C++
3 32 (39.02%) SQL
4 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
5 22 (26.83%) Python
6 19 (23.17%) Bash Shell
6 19 (23.17%) C#
6 19 (23.17%) Lua
7 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.10%) Java
8 5 (6.10%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.44%) COBOL
9 2 (2.44%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.44%) JCL
9 2 (2.44%) REXX
9 2 (2.44%) SOQL
9 2 (2.44%) SOSL
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) DO-254
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Zend
2 2 (2.44%) IBM
2 2 (2.44%) Informatica
2 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.44%) Syncsort
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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