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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 68 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 32 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.12% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 0.62% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +20.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
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
996 961 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.98% 96.88% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 874 870 1170
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 24 £42,500 - 2
Horsham -7 3 £49,250 -1.50% 1
Crawley -3 2 - -
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (80.85%) C++
3 29 (61.70%) XML
4 27 (57.45%) OO
5 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (48.94%) OOD
7 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
8 18 (38.30%) HTML
8 18 (38.30%) C
8 18 (38.30%) C#
8 18 (38.30%) UML
9 16 (34.04%) VxWorks
10 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
10 15 (31.91%) .NET
11 13 (27.66%) HTML5
11 13 (27.66%) Java
12 11 (23.40%) Embedded C++
12 11 (23.40%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (21.28%) Oracle
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
14 9 (19.15%) SQL
15 7 (14.89%) OOP
15 7 (14.89%) Degree
16 5 (10.64%) TDD
16 5 (10.64%) Subversion
16 5 (10.64%) Qt
16 5 (10.64%) J2SE
16 5 (10.64%) Electronics
16 5 (10.64%) Linux
17 4 (8.51%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
1 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.38%) JBoss
1 3 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SNMP
2 1 (2.13%) Profibus
2 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) JUnit
2 4 (8.51%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) StarTeam
3 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
4 2 (4.26%) PVCS
4 2 (4.26%) FxCop
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.13%) dotCover
5 1 (2.13%) GoogleTest
General
1 5 (10.64%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Military
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) XML
2 18 (38.30%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) .NET
4 13 (27.66%) HTML5
5 5 (10.64%) Qt
5 5 (10.64%) J2SE
6 4 (8.51%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) JDBC
6 4 (8.51%) SOAP
6 4 (8.51%) J2EE
6 4 (8.51%) Spring
6 4 (8.51%) Ajax
7 3 (6.38%) JSON
7 3 (6.38%) Dojo
7 3 (6.38%) JAX-WS
7 3 (6.38%) JPA
7 3 (6.38%) RESTful
7 3 (6.38%) QML
7 3 (6.38%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) DataPower
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) VxWorks
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (57.45%) OO
3 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (48.94%) OOD
5 18 (38.30%) UML
6 7 (14.89%) OOP
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
8 4 (8.51%) AOP
8 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Validation
10 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.26%) Communications Security
10 2 (4.26%) Information Management
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.13%) Business Development
11 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C++
2 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) C
3 18 (38.30%) C#
4 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
5 13 (27.66%) Java
6 11 (23.40%) Embedded C++
7 9 (19.15%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Ada
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) COBOL
9 1 (2.13%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) REXX
9 1 (2.13%) Pascal
9 1 (2.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) OCPJP
3 3 (6.38%) OCMJD
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Sun
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Pega
3 1 (2.13%) Syncsort
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago