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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 117 101 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.38% 7.10% 7.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.59% 8.68% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 81 97 56
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
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
861 1163 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.75% 81.79% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 713 996 587
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +13 93 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Hove +1 12 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Lewes -2 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 119 (48.57%) Computer Science
2 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (43.27%) Degree
3 98 (40.00%) SQL
4 95 (38.78%) Java
5 67 (27.35%) HTML
6 63 (25.71%) JavaScript
6 63 (25.71%) Web Services
7 57 (23.27%) jQuery
8 50 (20.41%) Relational Database
9 48 (19.59%) MVC
9 48 (19.59%) CSS
9 48 (19.59%) Linux
10 46 (18.78%) Finance
11 45 (18.37%) C#
12 44 (17.96%) MySQL
13 43 (17.55%) Windows
14 41 (16.73%) .NET
14 41 (16.73%) PHP
14 41 (16.73%) XML
15 40 (16.33%) C++
16 39 (15.92%) NoSQL
17 36 (14.69%) Data Structures
18 34 (13.88%) AngularJS
19 33 (13.47%) Visualisation
19 33 (13.47%) OO
20 32 (13.06%) Git (software)
20 32 (13.06%) Spring
20 32 (13.06%) Node.js
20 32 (13.06%) Backbone.js

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (13.06%) Node.js
2 25 (10.20%) nginx
2 25 (10.20%) Apache
3 20 (8.16%) Jetty
4 18 (7.35%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.67%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.86%) ExpressionEngine
7 6 (2.45%) PegaRULES
8 5 (2.04%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.63%) JBoss
10 2 (0.82%) CMS
10 2 (0.82%) Kentico
10 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.41%) DNN
11 1 (0.41%) CICS
11 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) Mingle
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (10.20%) GitHub
3 22 (8.98%) SaaS
4 12 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.61%) Internet
2 16 (6.53%) SMTP
3 3 (1.22%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) GSM
4 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.82%) 3G
4 2 (0.82%) RFID
4 2 (0.82%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.41%) Relational Database
2 44 (17.96%) MySQL
3 39 (15.92%) NoSQL
4 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
5 25 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (10.20%) Riak
5 25 (10.20%) MongoDB
6 19 (7.76%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.08%) Redis
8 9 (3.67%) DB2
9 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.82%) Easytrieve
10 2 (0.82%) SQLite
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.41%) WebFOCUS
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.20%) Grunt
2 25 (10.20%) gulp
3 22 (8.98%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (4.90%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.27%) JUnit
7 7 (2.86%) NUnit
7 7 (2.86%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.45%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.04%) jMock
10 4 (1.63%) Subversion
10 4 (1.63%) JIRA
10 4 (1.63%) Selenium
11 3 (1.22%) Maven
12 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.41%) Calabash
13 1 (0.41%) Mockito
13 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (18.78%) Finance
2 25 (10.20%) Games
3 21 (8.57%) Retail
3 21 (8.57%) Front Office
4 8 (3.27%) Banking
5 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.63%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.63%) German Language
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Electronics
7 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (66.12%) Software Engineer
2 103 (42.04%) Developer
3 56 (22.86%) Software Developer
4 42 (17.14%) Programmer
5 34 (13.88%) C++ Developer
5 34 (13.88%) Software Programmer
6 32 (13.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (10.20%) Web Engineer
8 21 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 21 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 20 (8.16%) C# Developer
10 17 (6.94%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 17 (6.94%) C++ Programmer
10 17 (6.94%) Embedded Software Developer
10 17 (6.94%) C# Programmer
11 16 (6.53%) Senior Support Analyst
11 16 (6.53%) Support Analyst
11 16 (6.53%) Applications Support
11 16 (6.53%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (6.53%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (27.35%) HTML
2 63 (25.71%) Web Services
3 57 (23.27%) jQuery
4 48 (19.59%) CSS
5 41 (16.73%) .NET
5 41 (16.73%) XML
6 34 (13.88%) AngularJS
7 32 (13.06%) Backbone.js
7 32 (13.06%) Spring
8 31 (12.65%) Ember.js
9 30 (12.24%) ASP.NET
10 28 (11.43%) Symfony
11 25 (10.20%) Sass
11 25 (10.20%) LESS
12 21 (8.57%) Ajax
13 19 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (7.35%) HTML5
15 17 (6.94%) Qt
16 14 (5.71%) JSON
17 13 (5.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (48.57%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.69%) Data Structures
3 33 (13.47%) Visualisation
4 26 (10.61%) Social Media
5 25 (10.20%) Mathematics
6 16 (6.53%) Mainframe
7 11 (4.49%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.27%) User Experience
9 5 (2.04%) VSAM
10 3 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.82%) New Media
11 2 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.41%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.41%) Physics
12 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.59%) Linux
2 43 (17.55%) Windows
3 30 (12.24%) UNIX
4 22 (8.98%) Android
5 17 (6.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.59%) MVC
3 33 (13.47%) OO
4 31 (12.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (12.24%) Refactoring
6 28 (11.43%) Web Development
6 28 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 26 (10.61%) CRM
8 25 (10.20%) Game Development
8 25 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 18 (7.35%) Multithreading
10 17 (6.94%) BDD
11 16 (6.53%) Service Delivery
12 12 (4.90%) RAD
12 12 (4.90%) TDD
12 12 (4.90%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.90%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.49%) Project Management
14 10 (4.08%) User Stories
15 9 (3.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.00%) SQL
2 95 (38.78%) Java
3 63 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 45 (18.37%) C#
5 41 (16.73%) PHP
6 40 (16.33%) C++
7 29 (11.84%) Python
8 25 (10.20%) Shell Script
8 25 (10.20%) Ruby
9 18 (7.35%) PL/SQL
10 17 (6.94%) COBOL
10 17 (6.94%) Embedded C++
11 9 (3.67%) C
12 7 (2.86%) PHP5
13 4 (1.63%) Lua
13 4 (1.63%) JCL
14 3 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.82%) CLIST
15 2 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 106 (43.27%) Degree
2 9 (3.67%) PMP
2 9 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.22%) IC3 Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 25 (10.20%) Varnish
2 16 (6.53%) IMail Server
3 15 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (11.43%) Oracle
2 15 (6.12%) Pega
3 14 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.04%) Sage
4 5 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.63%) Informatica
6 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.82%) Syncsort
6 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.82%) TSYS
7 1 (0.41%) iRise
7 1 (0.41%) Google
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
Brighton, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa40-55k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £40-£45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago