The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 60 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 45 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.72% 4.14% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 4.20% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 37
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1181 904 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.68% 98.58% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 807 934
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

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 Software Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 32 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Lewes 0 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Uckfield +8 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Eastbourne +2 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 50 (64.10%) C
3 45 (57.69%) C++
4 44 (56.41%) Linux
5 25 (32.05%) Electronics
5 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (30.77%) Algorithms
7 23 (29.49%) C#
7 23 (29.49%) SQL
8 22 (28.21%) Embedded C++
9 20 (25.64%) Embedded Linux
9 20 (25.64%) UML
9 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (24.36%) .NET
11 18 (23.08%) Finance
11 18 (23.08%) XML
11 18 (23.08%) Degree
12 16 (20.51%) HTML
13 15 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (17.95%) Java
14 14 (17.95%) ISO 9001
14 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
15 13 (16.67%) OOD
15 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 12 (15.38%) WCF
17 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
18 9 (11.54%) Spring
18 9 (11.54%) OOP
18 9 (11.54%) Games

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
2 3 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Tridion
2 1 (1.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.56%) Force.com
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) DataStage
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
General
1 25 (32.05%) Electronics
2 18 (23.08%) Finance
3 9 (11.54%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) .NET
2 18 (23.08%) XML
3 16 (20.51%) HTML
4 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.38%) WCF
6 9 (11.54%) Spring
7 8 (10.26%) Web Services
8 7 (8.97%) CSS
9 5 (6.41%) XHTML
10 3 (3.85%) J2EE
10 3 (3.85%) JSON
10 3 (3.85%) WPF
10 3 (3.85%) jQuery
10 3 (3.85%) Qt
10 3 (3.85%) Visualforce
11 1 (1.28%) COM
11 1 (1.28%) DCOM
11 1 (1.28%) WinForms
11 1 (1.28%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 5 (6.41%) Social Media
7 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (56.41%) Linux
2 20 (25.64%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Android
4 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) UML
4 13 (16.67%) OOD
5 9 (11.54%) OOP
5 9 (11.54%) User Stories
6 8 (10.26%) Scrum
6 8 (10.26%) MVC
7 7 (8.97%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.69%) OO
9 5 (6.41%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.41%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.41%) Content Management
10 4 (5.13%) ETL
11 3 (3.85%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.85%) Image Processing
11 3 (3.85%) Video Processing
11 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) C
2 45 (57.69%) C++
3 23 (29.49%) C#
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
4 22 (28.21%) Embedded C++
5 14 (17.95%) Java
6 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.69%) Python
8 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.85%) VBScript
9 3 (3.85%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.85%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.56%) Ruby
10 2 (2.56%) VB
10 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.85%) JTAG
3 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Ektron
1 5 (6.41%) Sitecore
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Informatica
2 4 (5.13%) Vignette
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe
3 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Borland
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago