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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 53 34 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 42 94 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.15% 7.83% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 7.99% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 67 33
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 £33,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £44,000
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
993 1176 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 97.92% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1001 975
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 6 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 6 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 -14 35 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lewes -12 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Hastings - 3 £35,000 -
Hove - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 95 (98.96%) Software Engineering
2 65 (67.71%) C++
3 58 (60.42%) C
4 52 (54.17%) Embedded Systems
5 50 (52.08%) Degree
6 33 (34.38%) Computer Science
7 30 (31.25%) Electronics
8 28 (29.17%) Python
9 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
10 25 (26.04%) Lua
10 25 (26.04%) Bash Shell
10 25 (26.04%) Manufacturing
11 21 (21.88%) Windows
12 20 (20.83%) Linux
13 17 (17.71%) SQL
13 17 (17.71%) Firmware
14 15 (15.63%) XML
14 15 (15.63%) Qt
15 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (10.42%) Mainframe
16 10 (10.42%) Visualisation
16 10 (10.42%) Mathematics
17 9 (9.38%) C#
18 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
18 8 (8.33%) .NET
18 8 (8.33%) JSON
19 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
19 7 (7.29%) Avionics
19 7 (7.29%) Rational Rhapsody
19 7 (7.29%) Rational DOORS

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 6 (6.25%) CICS
2 4 (4.17%) IIS
2 4 (4.17%) PegaRULES
3 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Force.com
2 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) DB2
2 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.04%) Firebird
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (7.29%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.04%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (31.25%) Electronics
2 25 (26.04%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.29%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.29%) Avionics
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) Qt
1 15 (15.63%) XML
2 8 (8.33%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) JSON
3 6 (6.25%) CSS
3 6 (6.25%) SOAP
4 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.21%) HTML
4 5 (5.21%) WCF
5 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.08%) jQuery
5 2 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.04%) HTML5
6 1 (1.04%) LAMP
6 1 (1.04%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.04%) REST
6 1 (1.04%) SAML
6 1 (1.04%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 52 (54.17%) Embedded Systems
2 33 (34.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.42%) Mainframe
3 10 (10.42%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.42%) Visualisation
4 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.25%) VSAM
6 5 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (4.17%) CPLD
7 4 (4.17%) Social Media
8 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.04%) User Experience
9 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Windows
2 20 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (98.96%) Software Engineering
2 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
3 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.29%) SOA
4 7 (7.29%) UML
5 6 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.25%) RAD
5 6 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.17%) Process Management
7 4 (4.17%) User Stories
8 2 (2.08%) OO
8 2 (2.08%) Scrum
8 2 (2.08%) TDD
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.04%) MVC
9 1 (1.04%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.04%) Validation
9 1 (1.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) C++
2 58 (60.42%) C
3 28 (29.17%) Python
4 25 (26.04%) Bash Shell
4 25 (26.04%) Lua
5 17 (17.71%) SQL
6 9 (9.38%) C#
7 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.25%) CLIST
8 6 (6.25%) COBOL
8 6 (6.25%) Embedded C
8 6 (6.25%) Java
8 6 (6.25%) JCL
8 6 (6.25%) REXX
9 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) SOQL
11 1 (1.04%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 50 (52.08%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) DO-254
2 3 (3.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (17.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) TSYS
2 4 (4.17%) Pega
3 1 (1.04%) Informatica
3 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.04%) Zend
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