The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 82 96 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 32 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.38% 0.88% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.90% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 1
Median salary £49,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
1297 1111 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.57% 97.46% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 970 1142
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burgess Hill -4 15 £45,000 -25.00%
Gatwick - 12 £51,750 -
Crawley - 4 £49,750 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (86.54%) C#
4 42 (80.77%) C++
5 37 (71.15%) SQL
6 27 (51.92%) TDD
7 26 (50.00%) Multithreading
8 25 (48.08%) Java
9 24 (46.15%) Web Services
10 23 (44.23%) XML
10 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
10 23 (44.23%) JSON
11 22 (42.31%) HTML
11 22 (42.31%) CSS
12 21 (40.38%) REST
13 20 (38.46%) XSLT
13 20 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
13 20 (38.46%) UML
13 20 (38.46%) OOD
13 20 (38.46%) Games
14 19 (36.54%) Windows
15 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (28.85%) WCF
16 15 (28.85%) SOA
16 15 (28.85%) .NET
17 14 (26.92%) Unit Testing
17 14 (26.92%) Degree
18 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
18 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
19 12 (23.08%) Computer Science

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) CICS
2 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
2 1 (1.92%) XPEDITER
General
1 20 (38.46%) Games
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Web Services
2 23 (44.23%) JSON
2 23 (44.23%) XML
3 22 (42.31%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) REST
5 20 (38.46%) XSLT
6 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) WCF
7 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (11.54%) MFC
8 6 (11.54%) STL
9 4 (7.69%) Spring
10 3 (5.77%) J2EE
11 1 (1.92%) JSP
11 1 (1.92%) Middleware
11 1 (1.92%) RESTful
11 1 (1.92%) SOAP
11 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.85%) VSAM
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) DataPower
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (51.92%) TDD
4 26 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 20 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
5 20 (38.46%) OOD
5 20 (38.46%) UML
6 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (28.85%) SOA
8 14 (26.92%) Unit Testing
9 12 (23.08%) Scrum
10 4 (7.69%) User Stories
11 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
13 1 (1.92%) BDD
13 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.92%) MVC
13 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) C#
2 42 (80.77%) C++
3 37 (71.15%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) Java
5 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) COBOL
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) JCL
7 2 (3.85%) REXX
8 1 (1.92%) CLIST
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Pega
3 1 (1.92%) Syncsort
3 1 (1.92%) TSYS