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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 93 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 2.45% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 2.50% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 27
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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
1038 1040 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.65% 98.11% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 888 960 876
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +17 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Crawley - 2 £50,000 -
Gatwick -9 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 24 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
3 14 (77.78%) C#
4 13 (72.22%) C++
5 12 (66.67%) Windows
6 11 (61.11%) Visual Studio
7 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (50.00%) Degree
7 9 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (50.00%) UML
7 9 (50.00%) STL
7 9 (50.00%) MFC
8 6 (33.33%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
11 3 (16.67%) Spring
11 3 (16.67%) VMS
11 3 (16.67%) Finance
11 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle
11 3 (16.67%) Web Services
11 3 (16.67%) JSP
11 3 (16.67%) SOAP
11 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (16.67%) Multithreading

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (50.00%) MFC
1 9 (50.00%) STL
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) VMS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) UML
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) OWASP
8 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Mercator
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago