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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 32 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 82 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.71% 2.72% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.94% 2.77% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
1033 1446 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.18% 98.37% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1228 778
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +49 70 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Lewes - 5 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 166 (98.22%) Software Engineering
2 87 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (41.42%) Degree
4 69 (40.83%) Computer Science
5 68 (40.24%) Java
6 59 (34.91%) SQL
6 59 (34.91%) Linux
7 58 (34.32%) Web Services
8 55 (32.54%) C++
9 46 (27.22%) Windows
10 38 (22.49%) XML
11 35 (20.71%) Social Media
12 34 (20.12%) Visualisation
12 34 (20.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (19.53%) Finance
13 33 (19.53%) HTML
14 31 (18.34%) Data Structures
15 28 (16.57%) Refactoring
16 26 (15.38%) MVC
16 26 (15.38%) Android
16 26 (15.38%) Qt
17 25 (14.79%) .NET
17 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
18 24 (14.20%) C#
19 23 (13.61%) Relational Database
19 23 (13.61%) jQuery
20 22 (13.02%) Automated Testing
20 22 (13.02%) Mainframe
21 21 (12.43%) MS Excel
22 20 (11.83%) OO

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (7.69%) Node.js
2 12 (7.10%) WebLogic
3 11 (6.51%) Jetty
4 8 (4.73%) PegaRULES
5 6 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.55%) Apache
5 6 (3.55%) nginx
6 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.78%) IIS
7 3 (1.78%) CMS
7 3 (1.78%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.78%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.59%) CICS
9 1 (0.59%) DNN
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) Mingle
3 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.55%) GitHub
2 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) HTTP
1 3 (1.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) Relational Database
2 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.69%) MySQL
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.92%) DB2
5 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.55%) Riak
5 6 (3.55%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.37%) Easytrieve
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.18%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.59%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.59%) SQLite
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (7.10%) Eclipse
4 11 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.73%) JIRA
6 7 (4.14%) JUnit
7 6 (3.55%) Grunt
7 6 (3.55%) gulp
8 5 (2.96%) jMock
8 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.18%) Selenium
10 2 (1.18%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.18%) XPEDITER
10 2 (1.18%) JMeter
10 2 (1.18%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.59%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 33 (19.53%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Retail
3 6 (3.55%) Games
4 4 (2.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (34.32%) Web Services
2 38 (22.49%) XML
3 33 (19.53%) HTML
4 26 (15.38%) Qt
5 25 (14.79%) .NET
6 23 (13.61%) jQuery
7 19 (11.24%) CSS
8 18 (10.65%) HTML5
9 17 (10.06%) Spring
10 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET
10 15 (8.88%) JSON
11 14 (8.28%) Backbone.js
11 14 (8.28%) AngularJS
12 13 (7.69%) Ember.js
12 13 (7.69%) Symfony
13 10 (5.92%) WCF
13 10 (5.92%) Ajax
14 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
14 9 (5.33%) Entity Framework
15 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 69 (40.83%) Computer Science
2 35 (20.71%) Social Media
3 34 (20.12%) Visualisation
4 31 (18.34%) Data Structures
5 22 (13.02%) Mainframe
6 19 (11.24%) Algorithms
7 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.14%) User Experience
9 3 (1.78%) VSAM
10 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.18%) Replication
10 2 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.18%) DataPower
10 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (34.91%) Linux
2 46 (27.22%) Windows
3 26 (15.38%) Android
4 19 (11.24%) Apple iOS
5 17 (10.06%) UNIX
6 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (98.22%) Software Engineering
2 87 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (16.57%) Refactoring
5 26 (15.38%) MVC
6 22 (13.02%) Automated Testing
7 20 (11.83%) OO
8 18 (10.65%) Multithreading
9 15 (8.88%) User Stories
10 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
11 12 (7.10%) RAD
12 9 (5.33%) Web Development
13 8 (4.73%) Process Management
13 8 (4.73%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.73%) Integration Testing
14 7 (4.14%) BDD
14 7 (4.14%) SDLC
14 7 (4.14%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.14%) OOD
14 7 (4.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.24%) Java
2 59 (34.91%) SQL
3 55 (32.54%) C++
4 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.20%) C#
6 20 (11.83%) PHP
7 19 (11.24%) Embedded C++
8 17 (10.06%) C
8 17 (10.06%) COBOL
9 13 (7.69%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.14%) Python
11 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.55%) JCL
11 6 (3.55%) Ruby
12 4 (2.37%) REXX
13 2 (1.18%) SELCOPY
14 1 (0.59%) XPath
14 1 (0.59%) Lua
14 1 (0.59%) VB6
14 1 (0.59%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 70 (41.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.78%) IC3 Certification
3 2 (1.18%) ISEB
3 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Control-M
1 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (11.83%) Oracle
2 17 (10.06%) Pega
3 12 (7.10%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.55%) Informatica
5 5 (2.96%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.37%) Syncsort
7 2 (1.18%) HP
7 2 (1.18%) IBM
7 2 (1.18%) TSYS
8 1 (0.59%) iRise
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