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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 74 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 33 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.71% 0.58% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 1
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1198 1321 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.36% 95.93% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1157 1199
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 15 £42,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £62,500 -
Crawley - 1 £33,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 65 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (69.23%) XML
3 44 (67.69%) C++
4 38 (58.46%) OO
4 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (53.85%) OOD
6 26 (40.00%) HTML
6 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (36.92%) C
8 23 (35.38%) HTML5
9 22 (33.85%) VxWorks
10 21 (32.31%) Embedded C
10 21 (32.31%) C#
11 19 (29.23%) UML
12 18 (27.69%) .NET
12 18 (27.69%) Embedded C++
12 18 (27.69%) Degree
12 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
12 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
13 17 (26.15%) Finance
14 12 (18.46%) Oracle
15 11 (16.92%) Java
16 10 (15.38%) Linux
16 10 (15.38%) SQL
17 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
18 8 (12.31%) Oracle RAC
18 8 (12.31%) Oracle Forms
18 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
18 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
18 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Jetty
4 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
1 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Maven
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) PVCS
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.08%) jMock
5 1 (1.54%) dotCover
5 1 (1.54%) FxCop
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) NUnit
5 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.54%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (69.23%) XML
2 26 (40.00%) HTML
3 23 (35.38%) HTML5
4 18 (27.69%) .NET
5 6 (9.23%) Spring
5 6 (9.23%) Web Services
6 5 (7.69%) JMS
7 4 (6.15%) J2SE
7 4 (6.15%) J2EE
8 3 (4.62%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.62%) Ajax
8 3 (4.62%) JDBC
8 3 (4.62%) SOAP
9 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (3.08%) Motif
9 2 (3.08%) Struts
9 2 (3.08%) JSON
9 2 (3.08%) Qt
9 2 (3.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
1 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) VxWorks
2 10 (15.38%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) UNIX
3 7 (10.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (58.46%) OO
2 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.85%) OOD
4 19 (29.23%) UML
5 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) AOP
7 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.08%) OOP
7 2 (3.08%) TDD
7 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Information Management
7 2 (3.08%) Communications Security
7 2 (3.08%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.54%) User Stories
8 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.54%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.54%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C++
2 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.92%) C
4 21 (32.31%) Embedded C
4 21 (32.31%) C#
5 18 (27.69%) Embedded C++
6 11 (16.92%) Java
7 10 (15.38%) SQL
8 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
9 6 (9.23%) COBOL
10 2 (3.08%) Ada
11 1 (1.54%) Pascal
11 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.54%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Pega
3 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Sun
Worthing
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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