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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 58 37 90
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 40 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.48% 7.14% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 7.25% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 28
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
1136 1034 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.87% 98.38% 99.50%
Number of salaries quoted 996 876 1173
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -22 32 £48,750 +30.00% 2
Lewes +10 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Eastbourne - 2 £40,750 - 1
Hove - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 83 (96.51%) Software Engineering
2 45 (52.33%) C
3 42 (48.84%) C++
4 40 (46.51%) Embedded Systems
5 33 (38.37%) Degree
6 26 (30.23%) SQL
7 24 (27.91%) Python
8 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
8 23 (26.74%) Computer Science
9 22 (25.58%) XML
10 21 (24.42%) Manufacturing
10 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
11 20 (23.26%) Lua
11 20 (23.26%) Electronics
11 20 (23.26%) Bash Shell
12 19 (22.09%) C#
12 19 (22.09%) .NET
13 18 (20.93%) HTML
13 18 (20.93%) Windows
13 18 (20.93%) CSS
14 16 (18.60%) SOAP
15 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
15 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
16 14 (16.28%) WCF
17 13 (15.12%) Firmware
18 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (12.79%) IIS
19 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
19 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012

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 11 (12.79%) IIS
2 6 (6.98%) CICS
3 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.33%) Force.com
2 2 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.16%) Modbus
1 1 (1.16%) Profibus
1 1 (1.16%) RS-232
1 1 (1.16%) RS-485
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) DB2
3 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 2 (2.33%) Easytrieve
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Firebird
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (4.65%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.33%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) Gradle
3 1 (1.16%) Grunt
3 1 (1.16%) Hamcrest
3 1 (1.16%) Hudson
3 1 (1.16%) JUnit
3 1 (1.16%) Maven
3 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.16%) Mockito
3 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.16%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (24.42%) Manufacturing
2 20 (23.26%) Electronics
3 7 (8.14%) Finance
4 4 (4.65%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.65%) Avionics
4 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) XML
2 19 (22.09%) .NET
3 18 (20.93%) CSS
3 18 (20.93%) HTML
4 16 (18.60%) SOAP
5 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
6 14 (16.28%) WCF
7 8 (9.30%) JSON
8 7 (8.14%) Qt
9 6 (6.98%) jQuery
10 4 (4.65%) Laravel
10 4 (4.65%) Symfony
11 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.49%) HTML5
11 3 (3.49%) REST
11 3 (3.49%) Web Services
12 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 40 (46.51%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (26.74%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (8.14%) CPLD
5 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.98%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.98%) Visualisation
5 6 (6.98%) VSAM
6 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.16%) DataPower
9 1 (1.16%) User Experience
9 1 (1.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
2 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (10.47%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Android
4 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.16%) pSOS
5 1 (1.16%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (96.51%) Software Engineering
2 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
3 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.98%) SOA
6 5 (5.81%) MVC
6 5 (5.81%) OO
6 5 (5.81%) RAD
6 5 (5.81%) UML
7 4 (4.65%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.65%) Refactoring
7 4 (4.65%) Scrum
8 3 (3.49%) TDD
9 2 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.33%) ETL
9 2 (2.33%) OOD
9 2 (2.33%) OOP
9 2 (2.33%) User Stories
9 2 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) C
2 42 (48.84%) C++
3 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 24 (27.91%) Python
5 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
6 20 (23.26%) Bash Shell
6 20 (23.26%) Lua
7 19 (22.09%) C#
8 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.98%) COBOL
9 6 (6.98%) JCL
9 6 (6.98%) REXX
10 5 (5.81%) Embedded C
10 5 (5.81%) PHP
11 4 (4.65%) CLIST
11 4 (4.65%) Java
12 2 (2.33%) Apex Code
12 2 (2.33%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.33%) SOQL
12 2 (2.33%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 33 (38.37%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.33%) DO-254
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (4.65%) TSYS
1 4 (4.65%) Zend
2 2 (2.33%) IBM
2 2 (2.33%) Informatica
2 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.33%) Syncsort
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Hove, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago