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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 35 87 69
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 74 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.16% 2.27% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 2.31% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,800 £50,000
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
998 1387 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.52% 98.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1180 709
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +45 59 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Lewes -7 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 167 (98.24%) Software Engineering
2 89 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (47.65%) Degree
4 80 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 78 (45.88%) Java
6 67 (39.41%) SQL
7 59 (34.71%) Web Services
8 48 (28.24%) Linux
9 45 (26.47%) C++
10 40 (23.53%) HTML
10 40 (23.53%) Windows
11 37 (21.76%) XML
12 35 (20.59%) Finance
12 35 (20.59%) Visualisation
12 35 (20.59%) Social Media
12 35 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 34 (20.00%) jQuery
13 34 (20.00%) Data Structures
14 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
15 29 (17.06%) MVC
16 28 (16.47%) Refactoring
16 28 (16.47%) PHP
17 27 (15.88%) .NET
18 26 (15.29%) Automated Testing
18 26 (15.29%) Spring
19 25 (14.71%) CSS
19 25 (14.71%) Android
20 24 (14.12%) Relational Database
20 24 (14.12%) C#
20 24 (14.12%) MS Excel

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 21 (12.35%) Node.js
2 19 (11.18%) Jetty
3 14 (8.24%) nginx
3 14 (8.24%) Apache
3 14 (8.24%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.71%) PegaRULES
5 7 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.18%) IIS
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) DNN
8 1 (0.59%) CICS
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) Mingle
3 1 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (8.24%) GitHub
2 3 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.76%) HTTP
1 3 (1.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.12%) Relational Database
2 21 (12.35%) NoSQL
2 21 (12.35%) MySQL
2 21 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 14 (8.24%) Riak
4 14 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.47%) DB2
6 4 (2.35%) Easytrieve
7 2 (1.18%) IMS/DB
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (0.59%) SQLite
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (8.24%) Eclipse
3 14 (8.24%) Grunt
3 14 (8.24%) gulp
4 13 (7.65%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.71%) JUnit
6 5 (2.94%) JIRA
6 5 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.94%) jMock
7 2 (1.18%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.18%) Selenium
7 2 (1.18%) Maven
7 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.18%) XPEDITER
7 2 (1.18%) JMeter
8 1 (0.59%) Subversion
8 1 (0.59%) Ant
8 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (20.59%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Games
3 13 (7.65%) Retail
4 5 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.71%) Web Services
2 40 (23.53%) HTML
3 37 (21.76%) XML
4 34 (20.00%) jQuery
5 27 (15.88%) .NET
6 26 (15.29%) Spring
7 25 (14.71%) CSS
8 22 (12.94%) Qt
8 22 (12.94%) Backbone.js
8 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 21 (12.35%) Ember.js
9 21 (12.35%) Symfony
10 19 (11.18%) HTML5
11 16 (9.41%) ASP.NET
12 15 (8.82%) JSON
13 14 (8.24%) Sass
13 14 (8.24%) LESS
14 13 (7.65%) Ajax
15 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (5.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 80 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 35 (20.59%) Visualisation
2 35 (20.59%) Social Media
3 34 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 22 (12.94%) Mainframe
5 14 (8.24%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.12%) User Experience
7 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.76%) VSAM
9 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.18%) Replication
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.18%) DataPower
10 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.24%) Linux
2 40 (23.53%) Windows
3 25 (14.71%) Android
4 19 (11.18%) UNIX
4 19 (11.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (98.24%) Software Engineering
2 89 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (17.06%) MVC
5 28 (16.47%) Refactoring
6 26 (15.29%) Automated Testing
7 21 (12.35%) OO
8 17 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 16 (9.41%) Integration Testing
10 15 (8.82%) Web Development
10 15 (8.82%) RAD
11 14 (8.24%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.24%) Game Development
12 13 (7.65%) User Stories
13 9 (5.29%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.71%) Process Management
15 7 (4.12%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.12%) ETL
15 7 (4.12%) BDD
15 7 (4.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (45.88%) Java
2 67 (39.41%) SQL
3 45 (26.47%) C++
4 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 28 (16.47%) PHP
6 24 (14.12%) C#
7 18 (10.59%) COBOL
8 17 (10.00%) Embedded C++
9 15 (8.82%) PL/SQL
10 14 (8.24%) Shell Script
10 14 (8.24%) Python
10 14 (8.24%) Ruby
11 9 (5.29%) C
12 6 (3.53%) JCL
13 4 (2.35%) REXX
14 2 (1.18%) SELCOPY
14 2 (1.18%) CLIST
15 1 (0.59%) XPath
15 1 (0.59%) Lua
15 1 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 81 (47.65%) Degree
2 3 (1.76%) IC3 Certification
3 2 (1.18%) ISEB
3 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.24%) Varnish
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Control-M
1 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (13.53%) Oracle
2 19 (11.18%) Pega
3 13 (7.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.53%) Informatica
5 5 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.35%) Syncsort
7 3 (1.76%) IBM
8 2 (1.18%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) TSYS
9 1 (0.59%) iRise
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