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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 24 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 118 88 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.45% 6.09% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.81% 6.34% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 45
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £23,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1340 1387 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.92% 96.05% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1160 1140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Crawley +24 41 £47,500 +7.95% 1
Horsham -10 23 £45,000 +91.48% 1
Gatwick -2 16 £55,000 +5.76%
Worthing +1 8 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +7 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chichester +13 4 - -
Haywards Heath -11 3 £42,500 +16.43%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 199 (94.76%) Software Engineering
2 176 (83.81%) C++
3 122 (58.10%) Windows
4 117 (55.71%) C#
5 114 (54.29%) OO
6 101 (48.10%) .NET
7 85 (40.48%) SQL
8 62 (29.52%) Java
9 59 (28.10%) C
9 59 (28.10%) Degree
10 57 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (24.76%) TDD
11 52 (24.76%) Scrum
11 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
12 48 (22.86%) .NET Framework
13 47 (22.38%) UML
14 46 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (20.95%) Unit Testing
16 43 (20.48%) Linux
16 43 (20.48%) Visual Studio
17 40 (19.05%) Web Services
18 39 (18.57%) OOD
19 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
19 36 (17.14%) WPF
19 36 (17.14%) Relational Database
20 33 (15.71%) XML
21 30 (14.29%) Embedded C++
21 30 (14.29%) SOAP
22 28 (13.33%) Multithreading
23 27 (12.86%) Computer Science

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.38%) Apache
3 2 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Modbus
1 1 (0.48%) Profibus
1 1 (0.48%) DHCP
1 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.48%) HTTP
1 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.38%) MySQL
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (20.48%) Visual Studio
2 24 (11.43%) Rational DOORS
3 19 (9.05%) Subversion
4 16 (7.62%) JIRA
5 14 (6.67%) MSBuild
5 14 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.38%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.43%) Selenium
7 3 (1.43%) NUnit
7 3 (1.43%) JUnit
8 2 (0.95%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.95%) Mockito
8 2 (0.95%) jMock
8 2 (0.95%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (12.38%) Aerospace
2 21 (10.00%) Finance
3 15 (7.14%) Banking
3 15 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.67%) Marketing
5 12 (5.71%) Military
5 12 (5.71%) Electronics
5 12 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.81%) Avionics
7 7 (3.33%) Automotive
8 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.95%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.48%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (48.10%) .NET
2 48 (22.86%) .NET Framework
3 40 (19.05%) Web Services
4 36 (17.14%) WPF
5 33 (15.71%) XML
6 30 (14.29%) SOAP
7 19 (9.05%) Ajax
8 17 (8.10%) J2EE
9 15 (7.14%) WinForms
9 15 (7.14%) WCF
10 14 (6.67%) REST
11 13 (6.19%) MFC
12 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET
13 11 (5.24%) ADO
14 10 (4.76%) JSF
14 10 (4.76%) Dojo
15 9 (4.29%) Spring
16 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (3.33%) POSIX
17 7 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.19%) Device Driver
4 12 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.81%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (3.33%) GIS
7 4 (1.90%) SCADA
8 3 (1.43%) Open Source
8 3 (1.43%) Firmware
8 3 (1.43%) PMI
9 2 (0.95%) EFT
9 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 122 (58.10%) Windows
2 43 (20.48%) Linux
3 17 (8.10%) Android
4 15 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 13 (6.19%) VxWorks
6 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.95%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) UNIX
8 2 (0.95%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (94.76%) Software Engineering
2 114 (54.29%) OO
3 57 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (24.76%) TDD
4 52 (24.76%) Scrum
5 47 (22.38%) UML
6 46 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (20.95%) Unit Testing
8 39 (18.57%) OOD
9 28 (13.33%) Multithreading
10 17 (8.10%) OOP
11 16 (7.62%) MVC
12 13 (6.19%) Automated Testing
13 11 (5.24%) Project Management
14 10 (4.76%) BDD
14 10 (4.76%) Software Testing
14 10 (4.76%) Information Management
14 10 (4.76%) Requirements Management
14 10 (4.76%) Integration Testing
14 10 (4.76%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 176 (83.81%) C++
2 117 (55.71%) C#
3 85 (40.48%) SQL
4 62 (29.52%) Java
5 59 (28.10%) C
6 30 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 25 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.05%) Embedded C
9 14 (6.67%) C++/CLI
10 13 (6.19%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.86%) Ada
12 3 (1.43%) XPath
12 3 (1.43%) XQuery
13 2 (0.95%) VB
13 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (28.10%) Degree
2 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) ISEB
3 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.95%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) DICOM
2 6 (2.86%) QA
3 5 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.90%) DO-178B
5 3 (1.43%) TickIT
5 3 (1.43%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.95%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.95%) DO-254
6 2 (0.95%) ARP4761
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.14%) Oracle
2 15 (7.14%) HP
3 14 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 14 (6.67%) IBM
4 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.95%) QNX
6 1 (0.48%) Wonderware
6 1 (0.48%) Mercator
6 1 (0.48%) VMware
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey, West Sussex, Reigate, Redhill, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago