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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 61 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 102 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.63% 9.18% 8.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 9.38% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 96 86
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1050 1088 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.67% 97.93% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 930 999 939
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Worthing 0 14 £50,000 +20.48% 3
Crawley -15 8 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Gatwick - 5 £40,000 -
Burgess Hill +11 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Horsham -10 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £39,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 76 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (67.11%) C#
4 44 (57.89%) C++
5 39 (51.32%) Windows
6 35 (46.05%) .NET
7 31 (40.79%) UML
8 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
9 23 (30.26%) Scrum
9 23 (30.26%) Visual Studio
10 17 (22.37%) MVC
10 17 (22.37%) Degree
11 16 (21.05%) Unit Testing
12 15 (19.74%) Finance
12 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
13 14 (18.42%) SQL
13 14 (18.42%) Java
14 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
14 13 (17.11%) Entity Framework
15 12 (15.79%) REST
15 12 (15.79%) HTML
15 12 (15.79%) TDD
16 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (14.47%) SOAP
16 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
17 10 (13.16%) Web Services
17 10 (13.16%) WCF
17 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
17 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure

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 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) DHCP
1 4 (5.26%) DNS
1 4 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.26%) PPP
1 4 (5.26%) RS-232
1 4 (5.26%) RS-485
1 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
3 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.63%) Grunt
4 2 (2.63%) gulp
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) MSTest
4 2 (2.63%) NUnit
4 2 (2.63%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Games
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) .NET
2 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
3 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (17.11%) Entity Framework
5 12 (15.79%) HTML
5 12 (15.79%) REST
6 11 (14.47%) SOAP
7 10 (13.16%) WCF
7 10 (13.16%) Web Services
8 9 (11.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (11.84%) MFC
8 9 (11.84%) STL
9 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.89%) CSS
10 6 (7.89%) XML
11 5 (6.58%) Middleware
12 4 (5.26%) HTML5
12 4 (5.26%) JSON
12 4 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.21%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.32%) Contactless
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Robotics
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) VMS
4 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (40.79%) UML
4 23 (30.26%) Scrum
5 17 (22.37%) MVC
6 16 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.79%) TDD
8 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.16%) Open Source
9 10 (13.16%) People Management
9 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.21%) Multithreading
10 7 (9.21%) MVVM
11 6 (7.89%) SOA
12 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
12 5 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (5.26%) OO
14 3 (3.95%) BDD
14 3 (3.95%) Physics
14 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) C#
2 44 (57.89%) C++
3 14 (18.42%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) C
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
7 2 (2.63%) VC++
8 1 (1.32%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.32%) Fortran
8 1 (1.32%) HLSL
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Mercator
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago