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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 33 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 96 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.99% 3.05% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.25% 3.11% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 7
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £53,000
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
1163 1158 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.84% 98.22% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 997 972 785
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +33 83 £40,000 - 8
Lewes -5 2 £37,500 -3.84%
Eastbourne - 1 £47,500 - 1
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 142 (98.61%) Software Engineering
2 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (45.14%) Linux
4 59 (40.97%) C++
5 52 (36.11%) Java
6 51 (35.42%) SQL
7 50 (34.72%) Degree
8 46 (31.94%) Computer Science
9 44 (30.56%) Web Services
10 41 (28.47%) XML
11 40 (27.78%) Windows
12 29 (20.14%) Finance
12 29 (20.14%) C
12 29 (20.14%) Social Media
13 28 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (18.75%) Algorithms
15 26 (18.06%) Qt
16 25 (17.36%) Visualisation
17 23 (15.97%) Data Structures
18 22 (15.28%) Relational Database
18 22 (15.28%) Refactoring
18 22 (15.28%) Mainframe
19 21 (14.58%) Oracle
20 20 (13.89%) Pega
20 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (13.19%) HTML
22 18 (12.50%) .NET
22 18 (12.50%) ISO 9001
22 18 (12.50%) Automated Testing
23 16 (11.11%) JavaScript

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (6.94%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.56%) PegaRULES
3 7 (4.86%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.17%) Node.js
4 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.47%) Jetty
6 4 (2.78%) IIS
7 3 (2.08%) CMS
7 3 (2.08%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.08%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) Mingle
3 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) HTTP
1 3 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.28%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.56%) DB2
5 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.78%) Easytrieve
5 4 (2.78%) MySQL
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) IMS/DB
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.56%) JIRA
4 7 (4.86%) JUnit
5 5 (3.47%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.47%) jMock
5 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.78%) Subversion
7 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.08%) Maven
7 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.39%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.39%) Selenium
8 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.39%) XPEDITER
8 2 (1.39%) JMeter
8 2 (1.39%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.69%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.69%) Mockito
9 1 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (20.14%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Banking
4 2 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.56%) Web Services
2 41 (28.47%) XML
3 26 (18.06%) Qt
4 19 (13.19%) HTML
5 18 (12.50%) .NET
6 12 (8.33%) HTML5
7 11 (7.64%) Spring
8 10 (6.94%) CSS
9 8 (5.56%) jQuery
9 8 (5.56%) JSON
10 7 (4.86%) J2EE
10 7 (4.86%) JSP
10 7 (4.86%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.17%) Backbone.js
11 6 (4.17%) Ember.js
11 6 (4.17%) Java EE
11 6 (4.17%) Symfony
11 6 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET
12 5 (3.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.94%) Computer Science
2 29 (20.14%) Social Media
3 27 (18.75%) Algorithms
4 25 (17.36%) Visualisation
5 23 (15.97%) Data Structures
6 22 (15.28%) Mainframe
7 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.17%) User Experience
9 3 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.39%) Open Source
10 2 (1.39%) DataPower
10 2 (1.39%) VSAM
10 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.39%) Replication
11 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (45.14%) Linux
2 40 (27.78%) Windows
3 16 (11.11%) UNIX
4 15 (10.42%) Android
5 12 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (98.61%) Software Engineering
2 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (15.28%) Refactoring
5 18 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
6 13 (9.03%) User Stories
7 12 (8.33%) OO
8 11 (7.64%) MVC
8 11 (7.64%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.94%) RAD
10 9 (6.25%) UML
11 8 (5.56%) Process Management
12 7 (4.86%) OOD
13 6 (4.17%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.17%) BDD
13 6 (4.17%) SOA
13 6 (4.17%) ETL
14 5 (3.47%) Scrum
14 5 (3.47%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.97%) C++
2 52 (36.11%) Java
3 51 (35.42%) SQL
4 29 (20.14%) C
5 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.72%) Embedded C++
7 13 (9.03%) COBOL
8 11 (7.64%) PL/SQL
9 10 (6.94%) PHP
9 10 (6.94%) C#
10 4 (2.78%) JCL
11 2 (1.39%) SELCOPY
11 2 (1.39%) XPath
11 2 (1.39%) REXX
11 2 (1.39%) XQuery
11 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Ada
12 1 (0.69%) Python
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 50 (34.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.08%) IC3 Certification
3 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (14.58%) Oracle
2 20 (13.89%) Pega
3 6 (4.17%) Informatica
4 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.47%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.78%) Syncsort
6 2 (1.39%) IBM
6 2 (1.39%) HP
East Sussex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago