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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 75 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.11% 5.48% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 5.56% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 45
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
885 936 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.63% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 809 850 894
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -26 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Lewes +12 2 £45,000 - 2
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (65.31%) C++
3 28 (57.14%) C
4 21 (42.86%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (28.57%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
7 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
7 13 (26.53%) Android
8 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
9 11 (22.45%) Lua
9 11 (22.45%) Electronics
9 11 (22.45%) Python
9 11 (22.45%) Manufacturing
9 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
10 10 (20.41%) Mobile Development
10 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (20.41%) Qt
10 10 (20.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (16.33%) CPLD
12 7 (14.29%) Embedded C
13 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
14 5 (10.20%) Project Management
15 4 (8.16%) Degree
16 3 (6.12%) Firmware
16 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++
16 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
16 3 (6.12%) XML
16 3 (6.12%) Visualisation

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Grunt
1 1 (2.04%) gulp
1 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (22.45%) Electronics
1 11 (22.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) Qt
3 3 (6.12%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) Akka
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.04%) CSS3
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (20.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (16.33%) CPLD
4 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Android
2 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Mobile Development
3 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (10.20%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.04%) OOD
7 1 (2.04%) Scrum
7 1 (2.04%) SysML
7 1 (2.04%) TDD
7 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C++
2 28 (57.14%) C
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
4 11 (22.45%) Lua
4 11 (22.45%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Firmware
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