The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.79% 13.04% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 15.38% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 83.93% 84.78% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 60
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Sussex

Software Engineering
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle