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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 58 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 45 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.83% 4.79% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 4.86% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1146 1009 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.61% 98.63% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 977 879 872
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -12 29 £40,000 -
Uckfield +8 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Eastbourne +1 6 £42,500 +3.03%
Lewes -4 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Hastings +3 2 £35,750 -20.55%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 73 (87.95%) Software Engineering
2 48 (57.83%) Linux
3 47 (56.63%) C++
4 45 (54.22%) C
5 23 (27.71%) Algorithms
6 22 (26.51%) SQL
7 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (25.30%) Degree
8 20 (24.10%) Electronics
9 19 (22.89%) ISO 9001
9 19 (22.89%) C#
9 19 (22.89%) .NET
9 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (21.69%) Java
10 18 (21.69%) UML
10 18 (21.69%) XML
10 18 (21.69%) Embedded C++
11 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
11 16 (19.28%) Embedded Linux
11 16 (19.28%) Finance
11 16 (19.28%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (14.46%) HTML
13 10 (12.05%) Spring
14 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
14 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
14 9 (10.84%) Web Services
14 9 (10.84%) User Stories
15 8 (9.64%) Windows
15 8 (9.64%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (4.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.61%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Tridion
2 1 (1.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Force.com
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) DataStage
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (2.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.20%) StarTeam
General
1 20 (24.10%) Electronics
2 16 (19.28%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Games
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.89%) .NET
2 18 (21.69%) XML
3 12 (14.46%) HTML
4 10 (12.05%) Spring
5 9 (10.84%) Web Services
5 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.64%) CSS
6 8 (9.64%) WCF
7 6 (7.23%) Qt
8 5 (6.02%) XHTML
9 4 (4.82%) J2EE
9 4 (4.82%) WPF
9 4 (4.82%) jQuery
10 3 (3.61%) JSON
10 3 (3.61%) Visualforce
11 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.20%) HTML5
11 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (1.20%) CSS3
11 1 (1.20%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Algorithms
2 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (19.28%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.02%) Social Media
6 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (9.64%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (87.95%) Software Engineering
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.69%) UML
4 9 (10.84%) User Stories
5 8 (9.64%) Scrum
5 8 (9.64%) OOD
5 8 (9.64%) MVC
6 7 (8.43%) Web Application Development
7 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.23%) OO
8 5 (6.02%) Refactoring
8 5 (6.02%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.82%) OOP
9 4 (4.82%) ETL
9 4 (4.82%) Content Management
10 3 (3.61%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Build Automation
11 2 (2.41%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) C++
2 45 (54.22%) C
3 22 (26.51%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) C#
5 18 (21.69%) Java
5 18 (21.69%) Embedded C++
6 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.23%) Python
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.61%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.61%) VBScript
10 2 (2.41%) VB
10 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.41%) Ruby
11 1 (1.20%) Ada
11 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.89%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) JTAG
3 1 (1.20%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Vignette
2 4 (4.82%) Informatica
2 4 (4.82%) Pega
2 4 (4.82%) Sitecore
2 4 (4.82%) Ektron
3 3 (3.61%) IBM
3 3 (3.61%) Adobe
3 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.20%) Borland
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