The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 28 33 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 117 94 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.11% 7.87% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.54% 7.98% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 91 51
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1227 1178 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.56% 98.66% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1047 1188
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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 Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 41 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Crawley +3 39 £40,000 - 1
Gatwick +12 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Worthing +13 9 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Horsham -12 9 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 206 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 144 (69.90%) C++
3 130 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (45.15%) C#
5 87 (42.23%) Java
6 86 (41.75%) SQL
7 81 (39.32%) JavaScript
8 73 (35.44%) TDD
9 72 (34.95%) Multithreading
10 70 (33.98%) REST
11 66 (32.04%) Web Services
11 66 (32.04%) Windows
12 63 (30.58%) Degree
13 61 (29.61%) HTML
14 60 (29.13%) CSS
14 60 (29.13%) Games
15 57 (27.67%) XML
16 55 (26.70%) Linux
17 53 (25.73%) OOD
17 53 (25.73%) JSON
18 50 (24.27%) OOA/OOD
18 50 (24.27%) XSLT
19 44 (21.36%) C
20 40 (19.42%) Computer Science
21 34 (16.50%) Validation
22 33 (16.02%) UML
22 33 (16.02%) OO
23 32 (15.53%) .NET
24 31 (15.05%) Aerospace
25 30 (14.56%) VxWorks

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 13 (6.31%) Apache
2 12 (5.83%) CICS
3 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.17%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.71%) MySQL
3 12 (5.83%) DB2
4 9 (4.37%) GIS
4 9 (4.37%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 27 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.77%) Subversion
3 12 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.34%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.85%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.88%) Maven
7 5 (2.43%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.43%) JUnit
8 4 (1.94%) Gradle
9 3 (1.46%) JIRA
9 3 (1.46%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.97%) Hamcrest
10 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.97%) Mockito
11 1 (0.49%) XPEDITER
General
1 60 (29.13%) Games
2 31 (15.05%) Aerospace
3 18 (8.74%) Finance
4 11 (5.34%) Electronics
5 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.43%) Avionics
7 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.98%) REST
2 66 (32.04%) Web Services
3 61 (29.61%) HTML
4 60 (29.13%) CSS
5 57 (27.67%) XML
6 53 (25.73%) JSON
7 50 (24.27%) XSLT
8 32 (15.53%) .NET
9 28 (13.59%) OpenGL
9 28 (13.59%) WCF
10 25 (12.14%) .NET Framework
11 24 (11.65%) DirectX
11 24 (11.65%) MFC
12 18 (8.74%) WPF
13 16 (7.77%) SOAP
14 15 (7.28%) jQuery
15 14 (6.80%) JSP
16 13 (6.31%) Ajax
17 9 (4.37%) Servlets
17 9 (4.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.42%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.77%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.31%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.88%) Physics
5 8 (3.88%) VSAM
6 6 (2.91%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (2.91%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.46%) Statistics
9 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.49%) DataPower
10 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (32.04%) Windows
2 55 (26.70%) Linux
3 30 (14.56%) VxWorks
4 14 (6.80%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (4.85%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.40%) Unix
7 4 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 130 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (35.44%) TDD
4 72 (34.95%) Multithreading
5 53 (25.73%) OOD
6 50 (24.27%) OOA/OOD
7 34 (16.50%) Validation
8 33 (16.02%) OO
8 33 (16.02%) UML
9 25 (12.14%) Scrum
9 25 (12.14%) SDLC
10 23 (11.17%) Unit Testing
11 16 (7.77%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.31%) Data Analysis
12 13 (6.31%) MVC
12 13 (6.31%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (5.34%) SOA
14 9 (4.37%) Automated Testing
14 9 (4.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (69.90%) C++
2 93 (45.15%) C#
3 87 (42.23%) Java
4 86 (41.75%) SQL
5 81 (39.32%) JavaScript
6 44 (21.36%) C
7 18 (8.74%) Assembly Language
8 13 (6.31%) COBOL
9 12 (5.83%) Embedded C
10 11 (5.34%) Embedded C++
11 10 (4.85%) C++/CLI
11 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.37%) JCL
13 8 (3.88%) REXX
14 7 (3.40%) CLIST
15 6 (2.91%) HLSL
16 4 (1.94%) Groovy
16 4 (1.94%) PHP
17 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 63 (30.58%) Degree
2 10 (4.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) DICOM
2 4 (1.94%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.97%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (4.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (9.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.77%) Progress
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle
4 8 (3.88%) IBM
5 7 (3.40%) TSYS
6 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.46%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.46%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Pega
8 1 (0.49%) Syncsort
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago