The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 8 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 13.51% 5.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 5.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 92 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 100.00% 93.88% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 70 99
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Sussex

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Ant
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) J2SE
2 8 (88.89%) Code Coverage
2 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) TeamCity
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Hudson
2 8 (88.89%) Build Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) MFC
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Ant
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) TeamCity
1 8 (88.89%) Hudson
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) J2SE
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) MFC
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Build Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Code Coverage
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++