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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 86 100 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.83% 1.33% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.35% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 27
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £61,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,125 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
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
1037 1338 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.75% 98.82% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1193 958
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 5 December 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 +19 7 £47,500 -
Gatwick -6 1 £52,500 -0.94%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (82.86%) C#
3 29 (82.86%) C++
4 24 (68.57%) Windows
5 22 (62.86%) TDD
6 21 (60.00%) UML
7 15 (42.86%) Degree
7 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
8 14 (40.00%) SQL
8 14 (40.00%) MFC
8 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 14 (40.00%) STL
8 14 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
10 11 (31.43%) .NET
10 11 (31.43%) Scrum
11 9 (25.71%) WCF
11 9 (25.71%) Java
12 7 (20.00%) DICOM
12 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 7 (20.00%) SOA
12 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (20.00%) Computer Vision
13 6 (17.14%) BDD
13 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
14 5 (14.29%) Finance
15 4 (11.43%) Games

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 1 (2.86%) CICS
1 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) XPEDITER
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (40.00%) MFC
1 14 (40.00%) STL
2 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 9 (25.71%) WCF
4 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.14%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) jQuery
6 4 (11.43%) JSP
6 4 (11.43%) RESTful
6 4 (11.43%) SOAP
6 4 (11.43%) Spring
7 3 (8.57%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) CSS
8 2 (5.71%) HTML
8 2 (5.71%) JSON
8 2 (5.71%) XML
8 2 (5.71%) XSLT
9 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) VMS
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) TDD
4 21 (60.00%) UML
5 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (31.43%) Scrum
6 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Computer Vision
7 7 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.71%) Multithreaded Programming
10 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.71%) OOD
10 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.86%) Cross-Platform Development
11 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
1 29 (82.86%) C++
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (2.86%) JCL
5 1 (2.86%) REXX
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Syncsort