The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lewes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 14 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 8.77% 8.33% 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.77% 9.09% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lewes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lewes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 100.00% 91.67% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 8 6
Average salary £42,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.72% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Lewes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Lewes

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Lewes

Software Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lewes region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lewes region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) WinForms
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
1 5 (71.43%) WPF
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001