The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 38 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 96 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.79% 7.40% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 9.09% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 60 49
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1092 660 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.28% 81.38% 68.01%
Number of salaries quoted 927 590 654
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Sussex region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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 +8 93 £40,000 - 2
Lewes -4 8 £42,500 +25.92%
Eastbourne -9 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Uckfield - 6 £42,500 -
Hove - 4 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 66 (38.15%) Computer Science
2 64 (36.99%) SQL
3 61 (35.26%) Degree
4 56 (32.37%) C#
5 55 (31.79%) C
5 55 (31.79%) Linux
6 53 (30.64%) .NET
7 50 (28.90%) HTML
8 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (26.59%) C++
10 43 (24.86%) JavaScript
11 41 (23.70%) Java
11 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
12 40 (23.12%) jQuery
13 39 (22.54%) Unit Testing
14 36 (20.81%) CSS
14 36 (20.81%) Electronics
15 35 (20.23%) MVC
16 30 (17.34%) UML
17 29 (16.76%) XML
17 29 (16.76%) Social Media
18 28 (16.18%) MySQL
19 26 (15.03%) PostgreSQL
19 26 (15.03%) OO
20 25 (14.45%) Internet
21 24 (13.87%) Embedded C++
21 24 (13.87%) Scrum
21 24 (13.87%) Mathematics
21 24 (13.87%) Razor View Engine
22 23 (13.29%) Relational Database

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.83%) Apache Solr
2 9 (5.20%) Drupal
3 4 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.31%) CMS
4 3 (1.73%) Node.js
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.45%) Internet
2 7 (4.05%) SMTP
3 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) MySQL
2 26 (15.03%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (13.29%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.25%) NoSQL
6 15 (8.67%) HBase
6 15 (8.67%) Big Data
7 12 (6.94%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.83%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.25%) JUnit
4 15 (8.67%) Mockito
5 8 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.47%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.89%) Subversion
8 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.58%) Selenium
9 1 (0.58%) JMeter
9 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 36 (20.81%) Electronics
2 23 (13.29%) Front Office
3 15 (8.67%) Finance
4 12 (6.94%) Games
5 5 (2.89%) Marketing
6 4 (2.31%) Publishing
7 3 (1.73%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (52.60%) Developer
2 67 (38.73%) Software Engineer
3 52 (30.06%) Software Developer
4 30 (17.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (15.61%) C# Developer
5 27 (15.61%) Java Developer
6 26 (15.03%) C# Software Developer
7 23 (13.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (12.14%) Support Analyst
8 21 (12.14%) Analyst
9 20 (11.56%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (11.56%) Senior Support Analyst
10 19 (10.98%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 19 (10.98%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (8.67%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (8.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (7.51%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (7.51%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (7.51%) Applications Support
13 13 (7.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.64%) .NET
2 50 (28.90%) HTML
3 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET
4 40 (23.12%) jQuery
5 36 (20.81%) CSS
6 29 (16.76%) XML
7 24 (13.87%) Razor View Engine
8 22 (12.72%) XHTML
9 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (10.98%) WCF
11 18 (10.40%) SOAP
12 13 (7.51%) Web Services
12 13 (7.51%) Ajax
13 7 (4.05%) XML Schema
14 6 (3.47%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.47%) WinForms
14 6 (3.47%) WPF
14 6 (3.47%) LINQ
15 5 (2.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 66 (38.15%) Computer Science
2 29 (16.76%) Social Media
3 24 (13.87%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.31%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.31%) New Media
5 4 (2.31%) Open Source
6 3 (1.73%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.79%) Linux
2 23 (13.29%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (5.20%) Android
3 9 (5.20%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) CentOS
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.54%) Unit Testing
3 35 (20.23%) MVC
4 30 (17.34%) UML
5 26 (15.03%) OO
6 24 (13.87%) Scrum
7 23 (13.29%) Service Delivery
8 22 (12.72%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (12.14%) TDD
10 15 (8.67%) Kanban
11 14 (8.09%) OOD
11 14 (8.09%) OOP
12 12 (6.94%) Video Processing
12 12 (6.94%) Embedded Software Development
12 12 (6.94%) Social Media Monitoring
13 9 (5.20%) Image Processing
14 8 (4.62%) Web Development
15 7 (4.05%) Data Architecture
16 6 (3.47%) Multithreading
17 4 (2.31%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.99%) SQL
2 56 (32.37%) C#
3 55 (31.79%) C
4 46 (26.59%) C++
5 43 (24.86%) JavaScript
6 41 (23.70%) Java
7 24 (13.87%) Embedded C++
8 12 (6.94%) Assembly Language
9 5 (2.89%) PHP
10 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.16%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Ruby
12 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.58%) Python
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (35.26%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.94%) JTAG
2 7 (4.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.89%) Adobe
3 4 (2.31%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.73%) Ektron
4 3 (1.73%) Informatica
5 2 (1.16%) Vignette
6 1 (0.58%) Google
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