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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 140 66 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.41% 5.72% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.73% 6.90% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 114 53 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
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
1020 957 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.13% 82.93% 81.52%
Number of salaries quoted 868 778 645
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +21 113 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Hove - 6 £52,500 -
Lewes -3 4 £40,000 +2.56%
Mayfield - 1 £32,500 -
Eastbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 98 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (37.73%) Computer Science
3 76 (34.55%) Java
4 75 (34.09%) Degree
5 74 (33.64%) Linux
6 70 (31.82%) SQL
7 60 (27.27%) Windows
8 59 (26.82%) C++
9 54 (24.55%) Web Services
10 49 (22.27%) C#
11 48 (21.82%) XML
12 44 (20.00%) .NET
12 44 (20.00%) Finance
13 43 (19.55%) HTML
14 39 (17.73%) JavaScript
15 36 (16.36%) MVC
16 34 (15.45%) C
16 34 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (15.00%) jQuery
18 31 (14.09%) OO
19 29 (13.18%) CSS
20 28 (12.73%) Algorithms
20 28 (12.73%) Relational Database
21 27 (12.27%) Social Media
22 26 (11.82%) Oracle
22 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET
23 25 (11.36%) Qt
23 25 (11.36%) Ajax
24 24 (10.91%) Refactoring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.18%) PegaRULES
2 7 (3.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.73%) Node.js
3 6 (2.73%) IIS
3 6 (2.73%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.27%) Jetty
4 5 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.27%) CMS
5 4 (1.82%) Drupal
6 3 (1.36%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.91%) Kentico
7 2 (0.91%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.73%) Mingle
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.09%) SaaS
2 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.82%) Internet
2 7 (3.18%) SMTP
3 3 (1.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.73%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.36%) MySQL
4 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.18%) DB2
6 4 (1.82%) Easytrieve
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.36%) Big Data
8 2 (0.91%) IMS/DB
8 2 (0.91%) SQLite
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) DataStage
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (8.64%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.09%) JIRA
5 8 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.18%) NUnit
6 7 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.73%) JUnit
7 6 (2.73%) jMock
8 4 (1.82%) Subversion
8 4 (1.82%) Maven
9 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.36%) Selenium
9 3 (1.36%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.91%) XPEDITER
10 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.45%) Trac
11 1 (0.45%) Calabash
11 1 (0.45%) eggPlant
General
1 44 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (5.45%) Front Office
3 10 (4.55%) Retail
4 9 (4.09%) Marketing
4 9 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.27%) Electronics
6 4 (1.82%) Publishing
6 4 (1.82%) Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Advertising
8 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (62.27%) Software Engineer
2 99 (45.00%) Developer
3 55 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 43 (19.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 31 (14.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 30 (13.64%) Programmer
7 25 (11.36%) C# Developer
8 22 (10.00%) C++ Developer
9 20 (9.09%) Software Programmer
10 19 (8.64%) C# Programmer
11 15 (6.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (6.82%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.55%) PHP Developer
13 9 (4.09%) Embedded C++ Developer
13 9 (4.09%) Embedded Software Developer
14 8 (3.64%) C++ Programmer
14 8 (3.64%) C++ Software Engineer
15 7 (3.18%) Senior Support Analyst
15 7 (3.18%) Support Analyst
15 7 (3.18%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.55%) Web Services
2 48 (21.82%) XML
3 44 (20.00%) .NET
4 43 (19.55%) HTML
5 33 (15.00%) jQuery
6 29 (13.18%) CSS
7 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET
8 25 (11.36%) Ajax
8 25 (11.36%) Qt
9 19 (8.64%) HTML5
10 17 (7.73%) J2EE
11 16 (7.27%) AngularJS
12 14 (6.36%) Spring
13 13 (5.91%) WCF
13 13 (5.91%) CSS3
14 10 (4.55%) Backbone.js
15 9 (4.09%) Hibernate
15 9 (4.09%) JSP
15 9 (4.09%) XSLT
16 8 (3.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 83 (37.73%) Computer Science
2 33 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (12.73%) Algorithms
4 27 (12.27%) Social Media
5 24 (10.91%) Visualisation
6 23 (10.45%) Data Structures
7 19 (8.64%) Mainframe
8 8 (3.64%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.73%) User Experience
10 5 (2.27%) Open Source
10 5 (2.27%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.36%) VSAM
11 3 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.91%) DataPower
12 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.91%) Replication
13 1 (0.45%) Video Editing
13 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 74 (33.64%) Linux
2 60 (27.27%) Windows
3 23 (10.45%) Android
4 17 (7.73%) UNIX
5 11 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.36%) MVC
3 34 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (14.09%) OO
5 24 (10.91%) Refactoring
6 22 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 20 (9.09%) TDD
8 15 (6.82%) CRM
9 14 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.36%) BDD
10 13 (5.91%) User Stories
10 13 (5.91%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.91%) OOD
11 12 (5.45%) Scrum
11 12 (5.45%) Multithreading
12 11 (5.00%) Web Development
12 11 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.55%) OOP
14 9 (4.09%) RAD
14 9 (4.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.55%) Java
2 70 (31.82%) SQL
3 59 (26.82%) C++
4 49 (22.27%) C#
5 39 (17.73%) JavaScript
6 34 (15.45%) C
7 20 (9.09%) PHP
8 13 (5.91%) Embedded C++
9 12 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.45%) COBOL
10 6 (2.73%) VB
10 6 (2.73%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.27%) Groovy
11 5 (2.27%) F#
12 4 (1.82%) PHP5
12 4 (1.82%) JCL
13 2 (0.91%) VB6
13 2 (0.91%) XPath
13 2 (0.91%) Lua
13 2 (0.91%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 75 (34.09%) Degree
2 3 (1.36%) IC3 Certification
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.18%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (4.09%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.18%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (11.82%) Oracle
2 20 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.64%) Pega
4 7 (3.18%) Sage
5 6 (2.73%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.73%) Informatica
6 4 (1.82%) Syncsort
7 3 (1.36%) IBM
8 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.91%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) SAP
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