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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 52 45 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.30% 5.87% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 5.97% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 37
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
836 1122 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.58% 98.25% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 762 989 929
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Lewes +19 14 £50,000 +53.84%
Brighton -9 13 £47,500 +90.00%
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 68 (98.55%) Software Engineering
2 41 (59.42%) C++
3 33 (47.83%) C
4 28 (40.58%) HTML
4 28 (40.58%) SQL
5 25 (36.23%) Linux
6 24 (34.78%) Windows
6 24 (34.78%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (27.54%) Unit Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Android
8 18 (26.09%) Manufacturing
8 18 (26.09%) Python
8 18 (26.09%) Apple iOS
9 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
9 17 (24.64%) Lua
10 14 (20.29%) XML
10 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
11 12 (17.39%) CSS
11 12 (17.39%) Qt
12 11 (15.94%) Mobile Development
12 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (14.49%) Degree
13 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.49%) C#
13 10 (14.49%) .NET
14 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.59%) ISO 9001
15 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
15 8 (11.59%) SOAP
16 7 (10.14%) IIS

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 7 (10.14%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) CICS
3 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) GitHub
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.45%) Modbus
1 1 (1.45%) Profibus
1 1 (1.45%) RS-232
1 1 (1.45%) RS-485
1 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) DB2
2 2 (2.90%) Easytrieve
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Grunt
2 2 (2.90%) gulp
2 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Gradle
3 1 (1.45%) Hamcrest
3 1 (1.45%) Hudson
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.45%) Mockito
3 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (26.09%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.14%) Electronics
3 6 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 14 (20.29%) XML
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
3 12 (17.39%) Qt
4 10 (14.49%) .NET
4 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
5 8 (11.59%) SOAP
6 7 (10.14%) WCF
7 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.35%) HTML5
9 2 (2.90%) CSS3
9 2 (2.90%) jQuery
9 2 (2.90%) React
10 1 (1.45%) Ajax
10 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.45%) RESTful
10 1 (1.45%) Spring
10 1 (1.45%) STL
10 1 (1.45%) Struts
10 1 (1.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (10.14%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (10.14%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.70%) CPLD
4 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) VSAM
7 1 (1.45%) DataPower
7 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 24 (34.78%) Windows
3 18 (26.09%) Android
3 18 (26.09%) Apple iOS
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.45%) pSOS
5 1 (1.45%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.54%) Unit Testing
3 11 (15.94%) Mobile Development
3 11 (15.94%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.80%) MVC
5 4 (5.80%) OO
5 4 (5.80%) OOD
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.35%) RAD
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.90%) SDLC
7 2 (2.90%) User Stories
7 2 (2.90%) Validation
7 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
7 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) C++
2 33 (47.83%) C
3 28 (40.58%) SQL
4 18 (26.09%) Python
5 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
5 17 (24.64%) Lua
6 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
7 10 (14.49%) C#
8 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (8.70%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.35%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.35%) Java
11 2 (2.90%) COBOL
11 2 (2.90%) JCL
11 2 (2.90%) PHP
11 2 (2.90%) REXX
12 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (2.90%) IBM
1 2 (2.90%) Syncsort
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.45%) Zend