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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 36 74 54
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 72 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.00% 2.88% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.24% 2.92% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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
995 1405 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.79% 98.80% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1195 692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +38 56 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Lewes -4 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 162 (98.18%) Software Engineering
2 83 (50.30%) Degree
2 83 (50.30%) Computer Science
3 76 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (43.03%) Java
5 69 (41.82%) SQL
6 53 (32.12%) Web Services
7 46 (27.88%) HTML
8 44 (26.67%) jQuery
9 42 (25.45%) Linux
10 38 (23.03%) JavaScript
10 38 (23.03%) C++
11 36 (21.82%) CSS
12 35 (21.21%) Windows
13 34 (20.61%) XML
14 33 (20.00%) Finance
14 33 (20.00%) Data Structures
15 32 (19.39%) NoSQL
15 32 (19.39%) Backbone.js
15 32 (19.39%) AngularJS
15 32 (19.39%) MySQL
16 31 (18.79%) Ember.js
16 31 (18.79%) Node.js
16 31 (18.79%) Git (software)
17 30 (18.18%) Visualisation
18 29 (17.58%) MVC
18 29 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (16.97%) Spring
19 28 (16.97%) PHP
19 28 (16.97%) Python

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (18.79%) Node.js
2 25 (15.15%) nginx
2 25 (15.15%) Apache
3 20 (12.12%) Jetty
4 13 (7.88%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.64%) PegaRULES
7 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.61%) DNN
9 1 (0.61%) CICS
9 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) Mingle
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.76%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (15.15%) GitHub
3 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) HTTP
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.39%) MySQL
1 32 (19.39%) NoSQL
2 25 (15.15%) Riak
2 25 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 25 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (14.55%) SQL Server
4 21 (12.73%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.48%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.06%) Redis
7 8 (4.85%) DB2
8 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.21%) Easytrieve
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.61%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.61%) SQLite
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 31 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.15%) Grunt
2 25 (15.15%) gulp
3 13 (7.88%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (7.88%) Eclipse
4 12 (7.27%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.24%) JUnit
6 5 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.03%) jMock
7 4 (2.42%) JIRA
8 3 (1.82%) Maven
9 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.21%) Subversion
10 1 (0.61%) Ant
10 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.61%) JMeter
10 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.61%) Mockito
10 1 (0.61%) Selenium
10 1 (0.61%) Selenium IDE
General
1 33 (20.00%) Finance
2 25 (15.15%) Games
3 15 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (2.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.21%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.12%) Web Services
2 46 (27.88%) HTML
3 44 (26.67%) jQuery
4 36 (21.82%) CSS
5 34 (20.61%) XML
6 32 (19.39%) Backbone.js
6 32 (19.39%) AngularJS
7 31 (18.79%) Ember.js
8 28 (16.97%) Spring
9 25 (15.15%) .NET
9 25 (15.15%) Sass
9 25 (15.15%) LESS
10 21 (12.73%) Symfony
11 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET
11 17 (10.30%) Qt
12 16 (9.70%) HTML5
13 14 (8.48%) JSON
14 13 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (7.27%) Ajax
16 11 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (50.30%) Computer Science
2 33 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 30 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 27 (16.36%) Social Media
5 15 (9.09%) Mainframe
6 10 (6.06%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.64%) User Experience
8 3 (1.82%) VSAM
8 3 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Physics
9 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.45%) Linux
2 35 (21.21%) Windows
3 22 (13.33%) Android
4 19 (11.52%) UNIX
5 17 (10.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (98.18%) Software Engineering
2 76 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.58%) MVC
3 29 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (15.76%) Web Development
4 26 (15.76%) Integration Testing
5 25 (15.15%) Refactoring
5 25 (15.15%) Game Development
6 23 (13.94%) Automated Testing
7 18 (10.91%) OO
8 15 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 12 (7.27%) RAD
10 11 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.06%) User Stories
12 7 (4.24%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.64%) Process Management
13 6 (3.64%) BDD
13 6 (3.64%) Unit Testing
14 5 (3.03%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.03%) Java
2 69 (41.82%) SQL
3 38 (23.03%) JavaScript
3 38 (23.03%) C++
4 28 (16.97%) PHP
4 28 (16.97%) Python
5 25 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 25 (15.15%) C#
5 25 (15.15%) Ruby
6 17 (10.30%) Embedded C++
7 13 (7.88%) COBOL
7 13 (7.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.42%) C
8 4 (2.42%) JCL
9 3 (1.82%) Lua
9 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.21%) CLIST
10 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.21%) XQuery
10 2 (1.21%) REXX
Qualifications
1 83 (50.30%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) IC3 Certification
3 1 (0.61%) PhD
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Varnish
2 10 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (11.52%) Oracle
2 15 (9.09%) Pega
3 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.42%) Informatica
6 2 (1.21%) Syncsort
6 2 (1.21%) TSYS
7 1 (0.61%) iRise
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa40-55k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £40-£45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago