The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 76 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.39% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.22% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +0.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1148 1226 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.87% 95.86% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1071 1121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Worthing +16 20 £42,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £62,500 -
Horsham +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Crawley -14 1 £33,000 -26.66%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (84.38%) C++
3 46 (71.88%) XML
4 42 (65.63%) OO
5 38 (59.38%) OOD
6 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (45.31%) JavaScript
8 26 (40.63%) HTML
8 26 (40.63%) C
8 26 (40.63%) C#
9 25 (39.06%) UML
10 24 (37.50%) VxWorks
11 22 (34.38%) Embedded C
12 21 (32.81%) HTML5
12 21 (32.81%) .NET
13 18 (28.13%) Embedded C++
13 18 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (18.75%) Degree
15 11 (17.19%) SQL
16 10 (15.63%) Java
17 9 (14.06%) Oracle
18 7 (10.94%) Linux
18 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
19 6 (9.38%) TDD
19 6 (9.38%) Spring
19 6 (9.38%) OOP
19 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
19 6 (9.38%) Finance
19 6 (9.38%) J2SE
20 5 (7.81%) JMS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.69%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.69%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) SNMP
2 1 (1.56%) Profibus
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Subversion
1 5 (7.81%) Maven
1 5 (7.81%) JUnit
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.13%) FxCop
3 2 (3.13%) PVCS
4 1 (1.56%) GoogleTest
4 1 (1.56%) dotCover
4 1 (1.56%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Military
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (71.88%) XML
2 26 (40.63%) HTML
3 21 (32.81%) .NET
3 21 (32.81%) HTML5
4 6 (9.38%) J2SE
4 6 (9.38%) Spring
5 5 (7.81%) Ajax
5 5 (7.81%) JMS
5 5 (7.81%) JDBC
5 5 (7.81%) SOAP
5 5 (7.81%) Qt
6 4 (6.25%) JPA
6 4 (6.25%) J2EE
6 4 (6.25%) JSON
7 3 (4.69%) Dojo
7 3 (4.69%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) RESTful
7 3 (4.69%) Servlets
7 3 (4.69%) JAX-WS
7 3 (4.69%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) VxWorks
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (65.63%) OO
3 38 (59.38%) OOD
4 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (39.06%) UML
6 6 (9.38%) OOP
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
7 5 (7.81%) AOP
8 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.69%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.13%) Communications Security
10 2 (3.13%) Validation
10 2 (3.13%) Information Management
10 2 (3.13%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.56%) MVC
11 1 (1.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) C++
2 29 (45.31%) JavaScript
3 26 (40.63%) C
3 26 (40.63%) C#
4 22 (34.38%) Embedded C
5 18 (28.13%) Embedded C++
6 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 10 (15.63%) Java
8 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.13%) Ada
10 1 (1.56%) Pascal
10 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) Python
10 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.69%) OCPJP
3 3 (4.69%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) Sun
2 3 (4.69%) Pega
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.56%) Google
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