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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 41 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 68 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.24% 6.56% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 6.81% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 51
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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
1264 1190 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.43% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1019 1097
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -6 17 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Crawley -15 16 £45,000 -7.21%
Burgess Hill +9 15 £50,000 +11.11%
Gatwick - 8 £55,000 -
Worthing - 5 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath - 3 £42,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 152 (84.44%) Software Engineering
2 131 (72.78%) C++
3 113 (62.78%) C#
4 106 (58.89%) Windows
5 104 (57.78%) .NET
6 82 (45.56%) SQL
7 72 (40.00%) C
8 60 (33.33%) Java
9 57 (31.67%) Linux
10 55 (30.56%) Visual Studio
11 54 (30.00%) OO
12 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
13 41 (22.78%) Degree
14 38 (21.11%) XML
15 33 (18.33%) Scrum
15 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (18.33%) Unit Testing
16 32 (17.78%) Android
16 32 (17.78%) TDD
17 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.00%) MFC
20 26 (14.44%) .NET Framework
21 25 (13.89%) MVC
22 24 (13.33%) Project Management
22 24 (13.33%) Embedded C++
23 22 (12.22%) WPF
24 21 (11.67%) Finance
24 21 (11.67%) UML
25 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.22%) Apache
2 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.11%) CMS
3 2 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) IaaS
1 4 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.11%) Office 365
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.89%) DHCP
2 6 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.78%) DNS
4 4 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.11%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.11%) Wireless
5 2 (1.11%) 802.15
5 2 (1.11%) Internet
5 2 (1.11%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.11%) LAN
5 2 (1.11%) WAN
5 2 (1.11%) HTTP
6 1 (0.56%) Modbus
6 1 (0.56%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.89%) MySQL
5 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SQLite
7 1 (0.56%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 55 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.78%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (5.00%) Subversion
4 5 (2.78%) JIRA
5 4 (2.22%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.22%) NetBeans
6 3 (1.67%) LabVIEW
6 3 (1.67%) NUnit
6 3 (1.67%) Selenium
6 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.67%) VectorCAST
6 3 (1.67%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.11%) Mockito
7 2 (1.11%) jMock
7 2 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 21 (11.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Marketing
2 15 (8.33%) Banking
2 15 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 14 (7.78%) Aerospace
4 13 (7.22%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.11%) Military
6 9 (5.00%) Avionics
7 8 (4.44%) Electronics
8 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.11%) Automotive
9 2 (1.11%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (57.78%) .NET
2 38 (21.11%) XML
3 27 (15.00%) MFC
4 26 (14.44%) .NET Framework
5 22 (12.22%) WPF
6 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.33%) SOAP
8 15 (8.33%) WinForms
9 14 (7.78%) Web Services
10 11 (6.11%) JSF
11 9 (5.00%) Spring
12 8 (4.44%) jQuery
12 8 (4.44%) Ajax
12 8 (4.44%) HTML
13 7 (3.89%) CSS
13 7 (3.89%) JSP
13 7 (3.89%) Middleware
14 6 (3.33%) JSON
14 6 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.11%) Device Driver
3 10 (5.56%) SCADA
3 10 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
4 9 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (1.11%) PKI
7 2 (1.11%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) VHDL
8 1 (0.56%) Verilog
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 106 (58.89%) Windows
2 57 (31.67%) Linux
3 32 (17.78%) Android
4 14 (7.78%) VxWorks
5 7 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.11%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (84.44%) Software Engineering
2 54 (30.00%) OO
3 33 (18.33%) Scrum
3 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.33%) Unit Testing
4 32 (17.78%) TDD
5 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (13.89%) MVC
7 24 (13.33%) Project Management
8 21 (11.67%) UML
9 17 (9.44%) OOD
10 15 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 14 (7.78%) Software Testing
12 13 (7.22%) Integration Testing
13 12 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 11 (6.11%) Communications Security
14 11 (6.11%) Embedded Software Development
14 11 (6.11%) Requirements Management
14 11 (6.11%) Information Management
15 9 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 131 (72.78%) C++
2 113 (62.78%) C#
3 82 (45.56%) SQL
4 72 (40.00%) C
5 60 (33.33%) Java
6 24 (13.33%) Embedded C++
7 12 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 10 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.89%) VB
10 5 (2.78%) Ada
11 3 (1.67%) XQuery
11 3 (1.67%) XPath
11 3 (1.67%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (22.78%) Degree
2 6 (3.33%) ISEB
3 4 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.22%) MCSE
3 4 (2.22%) MCSA
3 4 (2.22%) MCP
4 3 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.33%) DICOM
1 6 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.67%) QA
3 2 (1.11%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.11%) TickIT
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.22%) UAG
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.22%) SCCM
2 3 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.33%) IBM
4 5 (2.78%) VMware
5 3 (1.67%) HP
5 3 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.11%) QNX
6 2 (1.11%) Citrix
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle
7 1 (0.56%) Mercator
7 1 (0.56%) Wonderware
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago