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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 70 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.85% 5.20% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 5.27% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 34
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £24,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
848 1005 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.15% 98.53% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 778 896 890
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -27 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Lewes - 6 £50,000 - 2
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (63.79%) C++
3 31 (53.45%) C
4 24 (41.38%) Linux
5 20 (34.48%) HTML
5 20 (34.48%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (32.76%) SQL
6 19 (32.76%) Windows
7 17 (29.31%) Apple iOS
7 17 (29.31%) Android
8 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
9 14 (24.14%) Lua
9 14 (24.14%) Bash Shell
9 14 (24.14%) Manufacturing
9 14 (24.14%) Python
10 11 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (18.97%) Qt
11 10 (17.24%) Mobile Development
11 10 (17.24%) Electronics
11 10 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (15.52%) CPLD
12 9 (15.52%) XML
13 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
13 7 (12.07%) ISO 9001
13 7 (12.07%) Degree
13 7 (12.07%) Visualisation
14 6 (10.34%) Firmware
15 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
15 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
15 5 (8.62%) CSS

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 2 (3.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Grunt
1 2 (3.45%) gulp
1 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (24.14%) Manufacturing
2 10 (17.24%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) HTML
2 11 (18.97%) Qt
3 9 (15.52%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
5 4 (6.90%) .NET
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.45%) CSS3
7 2 (3.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.45%) React
7 2 (3.45%) SOAP
7 2 (3.45%) WCF
8 1 (1.72%) Akka
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.72%) Play Framework
8 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (15.52%) CPLD
4 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
4 7 (12.07%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 19 (32.76%) Windows
3 17 (29.31%) Android
3 17 (29.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
3 11 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (17.24%) Mobile Development
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.45%) MVC
6 2 (3.45%) OO
6 2 (3.45%) OOD
6 2 (3.45%) RAD
6 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.72%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (1.72%) Functional Programming
7 1 (1.72%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.72%) SDLC
7 1 (1.72%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) C++
2 31 (53.45%) C
3 19 (32.76%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 14 (24.14%) Lua
4 14 (24.14%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
5 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) C#
7 3 (5.17%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Firmware
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