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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 95 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.91% 5.85% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.57% 6.77% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 87 32 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,200 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
899 694 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.33% 86.43% 79.91%
Number of salaries quoted 760 524 626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +12 82 £40,000 - 2
Hove - 7 £45,000 -
Lewes -1 2 £37,500 -10.71%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 75 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.12%) Computer Science
3 63 (34.81%) Java
4 62 (34.25%) Degree
5 60 (33.15%) Linux
6 56 (30.94%) C#
7 55 (30.39%) SQL
8 50 (27.62%) C++
9 49 (27.07%) .NET
10 48 (26.52%) JavaScript
11 45 (24.86%) HTML
12 43 (23.76%) XML
12 43 (23.76%) Windows
13 42 (23.20%) C
14 39 (21.55%) CSS
15 35 (19.34%) OO
16 34 (18.78%) Web Services
16 34 (18.78%) jQuery
16 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (16.57%) MVC
17 30 (16.57%) Finance
18 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET
18 29 (16.02%) Algorithms
19 26 (14.36%) Scrum
20 25 (13.81%) ISO 9001
20 25 (13.81%) Social Media
21 24 (13.26%) Ajax
22 21 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
23 19 (10.50%) Microsoft
23 19 (10.50%) Qt

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (3.87%) Drupal
2 5 (2.76%) IIS
2 5 (2.76%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.76%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.21%) CMS
4 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.66%) Orchard CMS
4 3 (1.66%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.10%) PegaRULES
6 1 (0.55%) Jetty
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.10%) Mingle
4 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Tridion
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.29%) SaaS
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) Force.com
3 3 (1.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.18%) Internet
2 3 (1.66%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.73%) MySQL
3 12 (6.63%) Big Data
4 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.76%) DataStage
6 5 (2.76%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.76%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.76%) HBase
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.10%) Easytrieve
8 2 (1.10%) IMS/DB
8 2 (1.10%) DB2
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP
9 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.63%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.63%) JUnit
4 8 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.76%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.76%) Mockito
5 5 (2.76%) Subversion
5 5 (2.76%) JIRA
5 5 (2.76%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.21%) NUnit
6 4 (2.21%) Maven
7 2 (1.10%) XPEDITER
7 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.10%) jMock
7 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.55%) Trac
8 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.55%) Hudson
8 1 (0.55%) Gradle
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 14 (7.73%) Marketing
3 10 (5.52%) Front Office
4 6 (3.31%) Electronics
5 4 (2.21%) Publishing
6 3 (1.66%) Banking
6 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.10%) Back Office
7 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (51.38%) Software Engineer
2 88 (48.62%) Developer
3 40 (22.10%) Software Developer
4 30 (16.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (12.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 22 (12.15%) Programmer
7 21 (11.60%) C# Developer
8 17 (9.39%) .NET Developer
9 16 (8.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 16 (8.84%) C# Programmer
10 13 (7.18%) Web Developer
11 12 (6.63%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.63%) Software Programmer
12 10 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) Development Manager
13 7 (3.87%) IT Development Manager
14 6 (3.31%) .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) Front-End Developer
15 5 (2.76%) .NET Software Developer
15 5 (2.76%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (27.07%) .NET
2 45 (24.86%) HTML
3 43 (23.76%) XML
4 39 (21.55%) CSS
5 34 (18.78%) Web Services
5 34 (18.78%) jQuery
6 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET
7 24 (13.26%) Ajax
8 19 (10.50%) Qt
9 18 (9.94%) WCF
9 18 (9.94%) Spring
10 15 (8.29%) J2EE
11 13 (7.18%) XSLT
11 13 (7.18%) HTML5
11 13 (7.18%) AngularJS
12 12 (6.63%) CSS3
13 10 (5.52%) Velocity
14 7 (3.87%) RESTful
14 7 (3.87%) .NET Framework
14 7 (3.87%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (38.12%) Computer Science
2 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (16.02%) Algorithms
4 25 (13.81%) Social Media
5 11 (6.08%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (5.52%) Open Source
7 9 (4.97%) Visualisation
8 7 (3.87%) N-Tier
9 6 (3.31%) Mainframe
9 6 (3.31%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.76%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.66%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.10%) Replication
13 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
13 2 (1.10%) DataPower
14 1 (0.55%) DTV
14 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (33.15%) Linux
2 43 (23.76%) Windows
3 16 (8.84%) Android
4 5 (2.76%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.34%) OO
3 30 (16.57%) MVC
4 26 (14.36%) Scrum
5 21 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (9.39%) Unit Testing
7 16 (8.84%) TDD
8 15 (8.29%) Refactoring
9 14 (7.73%) Web Development
10 12 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.63%) User Stories
10 12 (6.63%) OOD
11 10 (5.52%) UML
12 9 (4.97%) BDD
12 9 (4.97%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.42%) Regression Testing
13 8 (4.42%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.42%) Time Management
13 8 (4.42%) Kanban
13 8 (4.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.81%) Java
2 56 (30.94%) C#
3 55 (30.39%) SQL
4 50 (27.62%) C++
5 48 (26.52%) JavaScript
6 42 (23.20%) C
7 7 (3.87%) Groovy
8 6 (3.31%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.76%) Embedded C++
9 5 (2.76%) PHP
9 5 (2.76%) F#
10 4 (2.21%) PHP5
10 4 (2.21%) VB
11 3 (1.66%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.10%) SELCOPY
12 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.10%) COBOL
12 2 (1.10%) XQuery
12 2 (1.10%) REXX
12 2 (1.10%) JCL
Qualifications
1 62 (34.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) VCP4
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.81%) ISO 9001
2 10 (5.52%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.97%) Oracle
3 8 (4.42%) Pega
4 7 (3.87%) IBM
4 7 (3.87%) Informatica
5 5 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.10%) Google
6 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.10%) Vignette
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe
6 2 (1.10%) Syncsort
6 2 (1.10%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.10%) Ektron
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) Sage
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + upto 20% bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago