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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 93 74 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.09% 2.81% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.84% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 2
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1139 1160 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.08% 98.72% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1034 1172
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
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 24 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 24 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 -1 21 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Gatwick - 3 £52,000 - 1
Crawley - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (77.55%) C#
4 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
4 37 (75.51%) SQL
5 35 (71.43%) Java
5 35 (71.43%) Multithreading
6 34 (69.39%) XML
6 34 (69.39%) C++
7 32 (65.31%) HTML
7 32 (65.31%) Web Services
8 31 (63.27%) JSON
9 29 (59.18%) CSS
10 27 (55.10%) XSLT
10 27 (55.10%) OOD
10 27 (55.10%) TDD
10 27 (55.10%) REST
11 25 (51.02%) OOA/OOD
11 25 (51.02%) Games
12 13 (26.53%) Windows
12 13 (26.53%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
14 9 (18.37%) SOA
15 8 (16.33%) .NET
15 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
15 8 (16.33%) WCF
16 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
16 7 (14.29%) Finance
17 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
17 6 (12.24%) SQL Server

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 (8.16%) CICS
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.16%) DB2
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Maven
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (51.02%) Games
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) XML
2 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 32 (65.31%) Web Services
3 31 (63.27%) JSON
4 29 (59.18%) CSS
5 27 (55.10%) REST
5 27 (55.10%) XSLT
6 8 (16.33%) .NET
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (16.33%) WCF
7 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.20%) Silverlight
7 5 (10.20%) WPF
8 4 (8.16%) J2EE
8 4 (8.16%) Spring
9 3 (6.12%) JSP
9 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 3 (6.12%) XML Schema
10 2 (4.08%) MFC
10 2 (4.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.12%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.04%) Social Media
7 1 (2.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (71.43%) Multithreading
4 27 (55.10%) OOD
4 27 (55.10%) TDD
5 25 (51.02%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (18.37%) SOA
7 5 (10.20%) MVC
7 5 (10.20%) OO
7 5 (10.20%) OOP
7 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.20%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) User Stories
9 3 (6.12%) API Development
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) Release Management
9 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C#
2 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 37 (75.51%) SQL
3 35 (71.43%) Java
4 34 (69.39%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) COBOL
6 3 (6.12%) XPath
6 3 (6.12%) XQuery
7 2 (4.08%) C
8 1 (2.04%) CLIST
8 1 (2.04%) JCL
8 1 (2.04%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) DICOM
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.08%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) IBM
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) iRise
4 1 (2.04%) Pega
4 1 (2.04%) TSYS
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago