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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 96 78 106
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.71% 2.61% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.64% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 8
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1169 1214 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.35% 98.86% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1079 1177
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -6 19 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Gatwick - 1 £52,000 -
Horsham - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
4 35 (74.47%) SQL
4 35 (74.47%) Java
5 34 (72.34%) XML
6 33 (70.21%) C#
7 32 (68.09%) Multithreading
8 31 (65.96%) C++
8 31 (65.96%) HTML
9 30 (63.83%) Web Services
9 30 (63.83%) JSON
10 27 (57.45%) CSS
11 26 (55.32%) XSLT
11 26 (55.32%) OOD
11 26 (55.32%) TDD
11 26 (55.32%) REST
12 22 (46.81%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (46.81%) Games
13 14 (29.79%) Degree
14 13 (27.66%) Windows
15 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
16 8 (17.02%) SOA
16 8 (17.02%) Data Structures
17 7 (14.89%) Finance
18 6 (12.77%) Linux
18 6 (12.77%) Unix
18 6 (12.77%) .NET
18 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
18 6 (12.77%) WCF

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 4 (8.51%) CICS
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (8.51%) DB2
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Maven
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (46.81%) Games
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) XML
2 31 (65.96%) HTML
3 30 (63.83%) JSON
3 30 (63.83%) Web Services
4 27 (57.45%) CSS
5 26 (55.32%) REST
5 26 (55.32%) XSLT
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.77%) WCF
7 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.64%) Silverlight
7 5 (10.64%) WPF
8 4 (8.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (8.51%) J2EE
8 4 (8.51%) JSP
8 4 (8.51%) SOAP
8 4 (8.51%) Spring
8 4 (8.51%) STL
8 4 (8.51%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Data Structures
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (68.09%) Multithreading
4 26 (55.32%) OOD
4 26 (55.32%) TDD
5 22 (46.81%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (17.02%) SOA
7 5 (10.64%) MVC
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) OOP
7 5 (10.64%) SDLC
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) API Development
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) Release Management
8 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.51%) User Stories
9 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) JavaScript
2 35 (74.47%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) SQL
3 33 (70.21%) C#
4 31 (65.96%) C++
5 4 (8.51%) COBOL
5 4 (8.51%) XPath
5 4 (8.51%) XQuery
6 2 (4.26%) C
7 1 (2.13%) CLIST
7 1 (2.13%) JCL
7 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.13%) REXX
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9000
1 2 (4.26%) TickIT
2 1 (2.13%) DICOM
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) iRise
4 1 (2.13%) Pega
4 1 (2.13%) Progress
4 1 (2.13%) TSYS
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago