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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 55 64 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 50 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.58% 2.81% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 2.88% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,700 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 834 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.90% 97.66% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 901 662 835
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
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%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +10 44 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hastings - 2 £35,750 -
Hove - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 86 (94.51%) Software Engineering
2 57 (62.64%) Linux
3 50 (54.95%) C++
4 38 (41.76%) C
5 31 (34.07%) SQL
6 27 (29.67%) XML
7 25 (27.47%) Windows
7 25 (27.47%) ISO 9001
8 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (25.27%) Algorithms
9 22 (24.18%) Java
10 21 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (21.98%) Degree
12 18 (19.78%) C#
13 17 (18.68%) .NET
14 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
14 15 (16.48%) Finance
14 15 (16.48%) Qt
15 14 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (15.38%) Web Services
16 13 (14.29%) UML
17 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
17 12 (13.19%) Scrum
18 11 (12.09%) Spring
18 11 (12.09%) User Stories
19 10 (10.99%) MVC
19 10 (10.99%) Electronics
19 10 (10.99%) HTML
19 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
19 10 (10.99%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (4.40%) CMS
1 4 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.20%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) Mingle
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Force.com
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) DataStage
4 2 (2.20%) OLAP
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Subversion
2 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.30%) JIRA
2 3 (3.30%) Maven
3 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Trac
4 1 (1.10%) jMock
4 1 (1.10%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) XML
2 17 (18.68%) .NET
3 15 (16.48%) Qt
4 14 (15.38%) Web Services
5 11 (12.09%) Spring
6 10 (10.99%) HTML
6 10 (10.99%) CSS
7 7 (7.69%) WCF
7 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.49%) J2EE
9 4 (4.40%) JSP
9 4 (4.40%) WPF
9 4 (4.40%) jQuery
10 3 (3.30%) Visualforce
10 3 (3.30%) JSON
10 3 (3.30%) SOAP
10 3 (3.30%) XHTML
11 2 (2.20%) XSLT
11 2 (2.20%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Algorithms
2 21 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
4 14 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 6 (6.59%) Data Structures
6 6 (6.59%) Social Media
7 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Linux
2 25 (27.47%) Windows
3 9 (9.89%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Android
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (94.51%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.29%) UML
4 12 (13.19%) Scrum
5 11 (12.09%) User Stories
6 10 (10.99%) MVC
7 7 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.59%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.59%) OO
8 6 (6.59%) Refactoring
9 4 (4.40%) OOD
9 4 (4.40%) ETL
9 4 (4.40%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.40%) Content Management
10 3 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.30%) Release Management
10 3 (3.30%) Build Automation
10 3 (3.30%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (2.20%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.95%) C++
2 38 (41.76%) C
3 31 (34.07%) SQL
4 22 (24.18%) Java
5 18 (19.78%) C#
6 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++
8 5 (5.49%) Python
9 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.30%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) XQuery
11 2 (2.20%) XPath
12 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.10%) Ada
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle
2 4 (4.40%) Vignette
2 4 (4.40%) Informatica
2 4 (4.40%) Pega
2 4 (4.40%) Sitecore
2 4 (4.40%) Ektron
3 3 (3.30%) IBM
3 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
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