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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 66 90 105
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.83% 0.45% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
1026 1076 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.88% 97.20% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 911 964 1351
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +13 18 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Horsham - 3 £54,500 - 1
Chichester - 3 £30,000 -
Crawley -5 2 - -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (75.00%) C++
3 20 (55.56%) XML
4 19 (52.78%) OO
4 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (41.67%) OOD
6 13 (36.11%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) C
6 13 (36.11%) C#
6 13 (36.11%) UML
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) .NET
8 11 (30.56%) VxWorks
9 10 (27.78%) Embedded C
10 9 (25.00%) HTML5
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) OOP
12 7 (19.44%) Embedded C++
12 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (13.89%) TDD
14 5 (13.89%) Qt
15 4 (11.11%) Subversion
15 4 (11.11%) Electronics
15 4 (11.11%) Linux
16 3 (8.33%) JMS
16 3 (8.33%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.56%) JBoss
1 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (2.78%) Profibus
2 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Easytrieve
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) PVCS
3 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
3 2 (5.56%) StarTeam
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) FxCop
4 1 (2.78%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.78%) dotCover
4 1 (2.78%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) XML
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) Qt
6 3 (8.33%) QML
6 3 (8.33%) JPA
6 3 (8.33%) JDBC
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
6 3 (8.33%) J2SE
6 3 (8.33%) JMS
6 3 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 2 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (5.56%) Dojo
7 2 (5.56%) Servlets
7 2 (5.56%) J2EE
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (5.56%) RESTful
7 2 (5.56%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) DataPower
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) VxWorks
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) OO
3 15 (41.67%) OOD
4 13 (36.11%) UML
5 7 (19.44%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) AOP
7 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Communications Security
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.56%) Information Management
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.78%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) C++
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) C
3 13 (36.11%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) Embedded C
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 7 (19.44%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.56%) Ada
8 1 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) COBOL
8 1 (2.78%) REXX
8 1 (2.78%) Pascal
8 1 (2.78%) JCL
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.56%) OCPJP
2 2 (5.56%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Pega
3 1 (2.78%) Syncsort
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
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Worthing
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