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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 53 35 79
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 89 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.75% 7.69% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 7.86% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 30
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,500
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
1017 1133 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.88% 97.93% 99.46%
Number of salaries quoted 902 965 1105
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -20 33 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Lewes - 3 £50,000 -
Hove - 2 £45,000 -
Hastings - 1 £35,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 87 (97.75%) Software Engineering
2 55 (61.80%) C
2 55 (61.80%) C++
3 47 (52.81%) Embedded Systems
4 42 (47.19%) Degree
5 30 (33.71%) Computer Science
6 26 (29.21%) Python
7 25 (28.09%) Electronics
8 24 (26.97%) Unit Testing
9 23 (25.84%) Lua
9 23 (25.84%) Bash Shell
9 23 (25.84%) Manufacturing
10 17 (19.10%) Firmware
10 17 (19.10%) XML
10 17 (19.10%) SQL
11 15 (16.85%) Windows
12 13 (14.61%) Linux
13 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.36%) C#
15 10 (11.24%) .NET
16 9 (10.11%) CSS
16 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (10.11%) Qt
16 9 (10.11%) Visualisation
17 8 (8.99%) JSON
17 8 (8.99%) Mainframe
17 8 (8.99%) HTML
18 7 (7.87%) SOAP
18 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
18 7 (7.87%) UML

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 5 (5.62%) CICS
2 4 (4.49%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) PegaRULES
4 2 (2.25%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.12%) Force.com
2 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) DB2
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) Firebird
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (7.87%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (28.09%) Electronics
2 23 (25.84%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.87%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.87%) Avionics
4 5 (5.62%) Finance
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) XML
2 10 (11.24%) .NET
3 9 (10.11%) CSS
3 9 (10.11%) Qt
4 8 (8.99%) HTML
4 8 (8.99%) JSON
5 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.87%) SOAP
5 7 (7.87%) WCF
6 3 (3.37%) jQuery
6 3 (3.37%) Laravel
6 3 (3.37%) Symfony
7 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.25%) CSS3
7 2 (2.25%) HTML5
7 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (52.81%) Embedded Systems
2 30 (33.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) Visualisation
4 8 (8.99%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (5.62%) CPLD
6 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.62%) VSAM
7 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.37%) Social Media
8 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.12%) User Experience
9 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (97.75%) Software Engineering
2 24 (26.97%) Unit Testing
3 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.87%) UML
5 6 (6.74%) SOA
6 5 (5.62%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.62%) RAD
6 5 (5.62%) Refactoring
7 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.37%) MVC
8 3 (3.37%) Process Management
8 3 (3.37%) User Stories
9 2 (2.25%) OO
9 2 (2.25%) Scrum
9 2 (2.25%) TDD
10 1 (1.12%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.12%) ETL
10 1 (1.12%) OOP
10 1 (1.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.80%) C
1 55 (61.80%) C++
2 26 (29.21%) Python
3 23 (25.84%) Bash Shell
3 23 (25.84%) Lua
4 17 (19.10%) SQL
5 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (12.36%) C#
7 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C
9 5 (5.62%) CLIST
9 5 (5.62%) COBOL
9 5 (5.62%) Java
9 5 (5.62%) JCL
9 5 (5.62%) REXX
10 3 (3.37%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.12%) SOQL
11 1 (1.12%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 42 (47.19%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) DO-254
2 3 (3.37%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) TSYS
2 3 (3.37%) Pega
2 3 (3.37%) Zend
3 1 (1.12%) Informatica
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago