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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 124 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.49% 5.34% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.58% 6.36% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 107 34 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
986 802 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.42% 83.98% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 843 631 596
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 +17 104 £40,000 - 7
Hove - 7 £37,500 -
Lewes +2 4 £40,000 +2.56%
Eastbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 85 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.58%) Computer Science
3 70 (36.46%) Degree
4 64 (33.33%) Java
5 63 (32.81%) Linux
6 58 (30.21%) SQL
7 51 (26.56%) C++
8 50 (26.04%) C#
9 49 (25.52%) Windows
10 48 (25.00%) XML
11 47 (24.48%) Web Services
12 46 (23.96%) HTML
13 44 (22.92%) .NET
14 41 (21.35%) JavaScript
15 38 (19.79%) Finance
16 35 (18.23%) C
17 34 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
18 33 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (17.19%) CSS
18 33 (17.19%) OO
19 31 (16.15%) MVC
19 31 (16.15%) jQuery
20 29 (15.10%) ASP.NET
21 27 (14.06%) Algorithms
22 24 (12.50%) Ajax
22 24 (12.50%) Refactoring
23 22 (11.46%) Visualisation
23 22 (11.46%) Social Media
24 21 (10.94%) Qt
25 20 (10.42%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.13%) IIS
2 6 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.08%) Drupal
3 4 (2.08%) Jetty
3 4 (2.08%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.08%) CMS
4 3 (1.56%) PegaRULES
4 3 (1.56%) Node.js
4 3 (1.56%) Orchard CMS
4 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.04%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.52%) Kentico
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.60%) Mingle
3 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Tridion
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.25%) SaaS
2 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Force.com
3 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.69%) Internet
2 3 (1.56%) SMTP
2 3 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.25%) MySQL
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.13%) DB2
6 5 (2.60%) Big Data
7 4 (2.08%) Easytrieve
8 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.04%) IMS/DB
9 2 (1.04%) SQLite
9 2 (1.04%) DataStage
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.52%) HBase
10 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (4.69%) JUnit
5 8 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.17%) JIRA
6 5 (2.60%) jMock
6 5 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.08%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.08%) NUnit
7 4 (2.08%) Subversion
7 4 (2.08%) Maven
7 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.04%) XPEDITER
8 2 (1.04%) Mockito
9 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.52%) Hudson
9 1 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 38 (19.79%) Finance
2 10 (5.21%) Front Office
2 10 (5.21%) Marketing
3 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.60%) Electronics
5 4 (2.08%) Publishing
6 3 (1.56%) Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (59.90%) Software Engineer
2 90 (46.88%) Developer
3 46 (23.96%) Software Developer
4 35 (18.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 27 (14.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (11.98%) Programmer
7 22 (11.46%) C# Developer
8 17 (8.85%) .NET Developer
9 16 (8.33%) Software Programmer
9 16 (8.33%) C# Programmer
10 15 (7.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 14 (7.29%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (4.17%) Web Developer
13 7 (3.65%) Development Manager
13 7 (3.65%) IT Development Manager
14 6 (3.13%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.13%) Junior
14 6 (3.13%) Junior Developer
14 6 (3.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.00%) XML
2 47 (24.48%) Web Services
3 46 (23.96%) HTML
4 44 (22.92%) .NET
5 33 (17.19%) CSS
6 31 (16.15%) jQuery
7 29 (15.10%) ASP.NET
8 24 (12.50%) Ajax
9 21 (10.94%) Qt
10 19 (9.90%) HTML5
11 16 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 15 (7.81%) WCF
12 15 (7.81%) Spring
12 15 (7.81%) J2EE
13 13 (6.77%) CSS3
14 11 (5.73%) XSLT
15 10 (5.21%) Backbone.js
16 8 (4.17%) Velocity
17 7 (3.65%) Grails
17 7 (3.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (39.58%) Computer Science
2 33 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (14.06%) Algorithms
4 22 (11.46%) Visualisation
4 22 (11.46%) Social Media
5 18 (9.38%) Data Structures
6 11 (5.73%) Mainframe
7 7 (3.65%) N-Tier
7 7 (3.65%) Open Source
8 5 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (2.08%) User Experience
9 4 (2.08%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.04%) Replication
11 2 (1.04%) VSAM
11 2 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (1.04%) DataPower
12 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.81%) Linux
2 49 (25.52%) Windows
3 20 (10.42%) Android
4 11 (5.73%) UNIX
5 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 33 (17.19%) OO
4 31 (16.15%) MVC
5 24 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 19 (9.90%) Automated Testing
7 17 (8.85%) Scrum
8 16 (8.33%) TDD
9 14 (7.29%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.73%) BDD
12 10 (5.21%) Web Development
12 10 (5.21%) OOD
13 9 (4.69%) UML
13 9 (4.69%) OOP
13 9 (4.69%) CRM
13 9 (4.69%) Multithreading
13 9 (4.69%) User Stories
14 8 (4.17%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (33.33%) Java
2 58 (30.21%) SQL
3 51 (26.56%) C++
4 50 (26.04%) C#
5 41 (21.35%) JavaScript
6 35 (18.23%) C
7 13 (6.77%) PHP
8 11 (5.73%) COBOL
9 9 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.69%) Embedded C++
10 7 (3.65%) Groovy
11 6 (3.13%) VB
11 6 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.60%) F#
13 4 (2.08%) PHP5
13 4 (2.08%) JCL
14 2 (1.04%) VB6
14 2 (1.04%) XPath
14 2 (1.04%) Lua
14 2 (1.04%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 70 (36.46%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) IC3 Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.69%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.56%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Control-M
2 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 19 (9.90%) Oracle
1 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.25%) Pega
3 5 (2.60%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.60%) Sage
4 4 (2.08%) IBM
4 4 (2.08%) Informatica
4 4 (2.08%) Syncsort
5 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe
6 1 (0.52%) Vignette
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) Ektron
6 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex, South
McAfee
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Crowborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k (DOE) + Benefits & Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago