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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 93 107 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.78% 0.076% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.078% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1114 1286 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.03% 97.28% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1145 1040
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 July 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 July 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 - 3 £42,500 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £60,000 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (66.67%) XML
4 21 (50.00%) Finance
5 19 (45.24%) OO
5 19 (45.24%) C++
5 19 (45.24%) Degree
5 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
6 18 (42.86%) HTML
6 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 18 (42.86%) OOD
7 17 (40.48%) HTML5
8 14 (33.33%) Java
9 12 (28.57%) C
9 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 12 (28.57%) UML
9 12 (28.57%) Oracle
9 12 (28.57%) VxWorks
9 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 11 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
10 11 (26.19%) Embedded C
10 11 (26.19%) Embedded C++
10 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 11 (26.19%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (26.19%) WebLogic
10 11 (26.19%) COBOL
10 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
11 10 (23.81%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 11 (26.19%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) Jetty
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
3 2 (4.76%) jMock
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) XML
2 18 (42.86%) HTML
3 17 (40.48%) HTML5
4 9 (21.43%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) Spring
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE
7 3 (7.14%) JMS
7 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.76%) REST
8 2 (4.76%) JAX-RS
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
8 2 (4.76%) Java EE
8 2 (4.76%) JSON
8 2 (4.76%) Struts
9 1 (2.38%) J2SE
9 1 (2.38%) Dojo
9 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 9 (21.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) VxWorks
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) UNIX
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) OO
4 18 (42.86%) OOD
5 12 (28.57%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.76%) RAD
7 2 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.76%) User Stories
8 1 (2.38%) SDLC
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) AOP
8 1 (2.38%) MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Web Design
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) C++
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (28.57%) C
4 12 (28.57%) SQL
5 11 (26.19%) Embedded C
5 11 (26.19%) Embedded C++
5 11 (26.19%) COBOL
5 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
6 7 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) JCL
8 1 (2.38%) CLIST
8 1 (2.38%) REXX
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.38%) OCPJP
2 1 (2.38%) OCMJD
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Pega
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.38%) TSYS
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat