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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 29 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 111 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.28% 6.61% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.58% 6.78% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 111 68 54
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £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
1294 1121 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.50% 97.48% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 975 1151
Median salary £43,328 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £58,500 £55,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -3 37 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Crawley +3 29 £45,000 +12.50%
Gatwick +14 23 £51,500 +98.07%
Horsham -7 7 £27,500 -
Worthing +4 6 £46,500 +9.41% 1
East Grinstead - 1 £21,500 -
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 29 July 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 151 (71.23%) C++
3 133 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (49.53%) C#
5 91 (42.92%) SQL
6 86 (40.57%) Java
7 75 (35.38%) TDD
8 71 (33.49%) JavaScript
9 70 (33.02%) Multithreading
10 65 (30.66%) Degree
10 65 (30.66%) REST
10 65 (30.66%) Web Services
11 62 (29.25%) Windows
12 60 (28.30%) HTML
13 59 (27.83%) CSS
13 59 (27.83%) Games
14 55 (25.94%) Linux
15 53 (25.00%) XML
16 50 (23.58%) OOD
16 50 (23.58%) JSON
17 47 (22.17%) OOA/OOD
17 47 (22.17%) XSLT
18 46 (21.70%) C
19 41 (19.34%) Computer Science
20 38 (17.92%) .NET
21 37 (17.45%) UML
22 34 (16.04%) Validation
23 30 (14.15%) Scrum
24 29 (13.68%) Aerospace
24 29 (13.68%) Visual Studio

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 12 (5.66%) CICS
2 11 (5.19%) Apache
3 6 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.36%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.94%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.21%) Relational Database
2 14 (6.60%) MySQL
3 12 (5.66%) DB2
4 11 (5.19%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.36%) GIS
7 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 29 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.60%) Jenkins
2 14 (6.60%) Subversion
3 10 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.25%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.30%) Maven
6 6 (2.83%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.83%) JUnit
7 3 (1.42%) JIRA
7 3 (1.42%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.94%) Gradle
9 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.47%) XPEDITER
General
1 59 (27.83%) Games
2 29 (13.68%) Aerospace
3 18 (8.49%) Finance
4 11 (5.19%) Electronics
5 6 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.36%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.89%) Back Office
8 3 (1.42%) Avionics
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.66%) REST
1 65 (30.66%) Web Services
2 60 (28.30%) HTML
3 59 (27.83%) CSS
4 53 (25.00%) XML
5 50 (23.58%) JSON
6 47 (22.17%) XSLT
7 38 (17.92%) .NET
8 29 (13.68%) OpenGL
9 27 (12.74%) WCF
10 26 (12.26%) DirectX
10 26 (12.26%) MFC
11 25 (11.79%) .NET Framework
12 17 (8.02%) SOAP
13 15 (7.08%) jQuery
14 13 (6.13%) WPF
15 11 (5.19%) JSP
16 10 (4.72%) Spring
17 9 (4.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 9 (4.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.34%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.96%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.13%) Mainframe
4 11 (5.19%) Physics
4 11 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 9 (4.25%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (3.77%) VSAM
7 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.89%) Statistics
9 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.94%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.47%) DataPower
11 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.25%) Windows
2 55 (25.94%) Linux
3 29 (13.68%) VxWorks
4 14 (6.60%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (4.72%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 133 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (35.38%) TDD
4 70 (33.02%) Multithreading
5 50 (23.58%) OOD
6 47 (22.17%) OOA/OOD
7 37 (17.45%) UML
8 34 (16.04%) Validation
9 30 (14.15%) Scrum
10 26 (12.26%) OO
10 26 (12.26%) Unit Testing
11 24 (11.32%) SDLC
12 20 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.08%) SOA
14 14 (6.60%) Configuration Management
15 12 (5.66%) BDD
16 11 (5.19%) Data Analysis
16 11 (5.19%) MVC
16 11 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
17 9 (4.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (71.23%) C++
2 105 (49.53%) C#
3 91 (42.92%) SQL
4 86 (40.57%) Java
5 71 (33.49%) JavaScript
6 46 (21.70%) C
7 17 (8.02%) Assembly Language
8 13 (6.13%) COBOL
9 12 (5.66%) Embedded C
10 11 (5.19%) Embedded C++
11 10 (4.72%) C++/CLI
11 10 (4.72%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.25%) HLSL
12 9 (4.25%) JCL
13 8 (3.77%) REXX
14 7 (3.30%) CLIST
15 4 (1.89%) PHP
16 2 (0.94%) Groovy
17 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (30.66%) Degree
2 12 (5.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) DICOM
2 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (7.55%) Oracle
2 15 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.60%) Progress
4 8 (3.77%) IBM
5 7 (3.30%) TSYS
6 6 (2.83%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.42%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) Pega
8 1 (0.47%) Rally
8 1 (0.47%) Syncsort
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Pulborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago