The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 41 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 69 83 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.35% 6.28% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 6.52% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 58
Average salary £46,250 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.80% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1247 1273 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.74% 96.29% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1075 1143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Horsham -5 18 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Crawley -17 14 £45,000 -8.62% 1
Burgess Hill +12 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Gatwick - 9 £55,000 -
Worthing +1 6 £35,750 +19.16%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 155 (84.70%) Software Engineering
2 131 (71.58%) C++
3 114 (62.30%) C#
4 110 (60.11%) Windows
5 103 (56.28%) .NET
6 84 (45.90%) SQL
7 68 (37.16%) C
8 60 (32.79%) Java
8 60 (32.79%) OO
9 54 (29.51%) Visual Studio
10 51 (27.87%) Linux
11 47 (25.68%) SQL Server
12 44 (24.04%) Degree
13 37 (20.22%) XML
14 35 (19.13%) Scrum
14 35 (19.13%) Unit Testing
15 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (18.03%) TDD
17 32 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (16.94%) Android
19 28 (15.30%) .NET Framework
19 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
20 25 (13.66%) MFC
20 25 (13.66%) UML
20 25 (13.66%) Embedded C++
21 24 (13.11%) MVC
22 22 (12.02%) WPF
22 22 (12.02%) Project Management
23 21 (11.48%) Finance
24 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.19%) Apache
2 4 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.09%) CMS
3 2 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.19%) IaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) DHCP
2 5 (2.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (1.64%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.09%) Wireless
4 2 (1.09%) 802.15
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) WAN
4 2 (1.09%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.09%) LAN
4 2 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (1.09%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.55%) Modbus
5 1 (0.55%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.28%) MySQL
5 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.55%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.55%) MS Access
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (29.51%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.65%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (4.37%) Subversion
4 5 (2.73%) JIRA
5 4 (2.19%) NetBeans
5 4 (2.19%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.64%) VectorCAST
6 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.64%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.64%) Selenium
6 3 (1.64%) NUnit
6 3 (1.64%) JUnit
6 3 (1.64%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.09%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.09%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.09%) jMock
7 2 (1.09%) Mockito
General
1 21 (11.48%) Finance
2 15 (8.20%) Marketing
2 15 (8.20%) Investment Banking
2 15 (8.20%) Banking
3 14 (7.65%) Aerospace
4 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.01%) Military
6 9 (4.92%) Avionics
7 7 (3.83%) Electronics
8 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.09%) Games
9 2 (1.09%) Automotive
10 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (56.28%) .NET
2 37 (20.22%) XML
3 28 (15.30%) .NET Framework
4 25 (13.66%) MFC
5 22 (12.02%) WPF
6 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET
7 18 (9.84%) Web Services
8 17 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.74%) SOAP
10 15 (8.20%) WinForms
11 11 (6.01%) JSF
12 9 (4.92%) Spring
13 8 (4.37%) HTML
13 8 (4.37%) CSS
14 7 (3.83%) Ajax
14 7 (3.83%) jQuery
14 7 (3.83%) JSP
14 7 (3.83%) J2EE
14 7 (3.83%) Middleware
15 6 (3.28%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.01%) Device Driver
4 10 (5.46%) SCADA
5 9 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.92%) Chip and PIN
6 4 (2.19%) GIS
7 3 (1.64%) PMI
8 2 (1.09%) PKI
8 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (60.11%) Windows
2 51 (27.87%) Linux
3 31 (16.94%) Android
4 14 (7.65%) VxWorks
5 7 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.19%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) UNIX
8 2 (1.09%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (84.70%) Software Engineering
2 60 (32.79%) OO
3 35 (19.13%) Scrum
3 35 (19.13%) Unit Testing
4 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (18.03%) TDD
6 32 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (13.66%) UML
8 24 (13.11%) MVC
9 22 (12.02%) Project Management
10 20 (10.93%) OOD
11 16 (8.74%) Multithreading
12 14 (7.65%) Software Testing
12 14 (7.65%) Configuration Management
13 13 (7.10%) Integration Testing
14 11 (6.01%) Information Management
14 11 (6.01%) Requirements Management
14 11 (6.01%) Communications Security
14 11 (6.01%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (4.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 131 (71.58%) C++
2 114 (62.30%) C#
3 84 (45.90%) SQL
4 68 (37.16%) C
5 60 (32.79%) Java
6 25 (13.66%) Embedded C++
7 14 (7.65%) Embedded C
8 9 (4.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.83%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.83%) VB
10 5 (2.73%) Ada
11 3 (1.64%) C++/CLI
11 3 (1.64%) XPath
11 3 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (24.04%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) ISEB
3 5 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.19%) MCSE
4 4 (2.19%) MCSA
4 4 (2.19%) MCP
5 3 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) DICOM
2 3 (1.64%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.64%) TickIT
3 2 (1.09%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.19%) UAG
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) SCCM
2 3 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.83%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.28%) IBM
4 5 (2.73%) VMware
5 3 (1.64%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.64%) Oracle
5 3 (1.64%) HP
6 2 (1.09%) QNX
6 2 (1.09%) Citrix
7 1 (0.55%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.55%) Mercator
Horsham, West Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Burgess Hill
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago