The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / West Sussex
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 109 180 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.02% 16.39% 15.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.51% 18.22% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 107 172 163
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 988 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.04% 89.98% 83.91%
Number of salaries quoted 842 906 790
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Sussex region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Crawley -1 44 £44,250 +10.62% 3
Gatwick +13 31 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Worthing +2 16 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Haywards Heath +1 14 £52,500 +16.66%
Horsham -12 7 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Burgess Hill +11 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 133 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (57.82%) C#
3 105 (49.76%) .NET
4 92 (43.60%) C++
5 81 (38.39%) Degree
6 68 (32.23%) .NET Framework
7 67 (31.75%) Unit Testing
8 65 (30.81%) Windows
9 61 (28.91%) Scrum
10 59 (27.96%) JavaScript
11 57 (27.01%) Visual Studio
12 51 (24.17%) SQL
13 48 (22.75%) MVC
14 45 (21.33%) SQL Server
15 43 (20.38%) Computer Science
16 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET
17 41 (19.43%) HTML
17 41 (19.43%) TDD
18 39 (18.48%) Java
19 38 (18.01%) Web Services
20 37 (17.54%) Linux
20 37 (17.54%) UML
21 35 (16.59%) CSS
22 32 (15.17%) MySQL
22 32 (15.17%) Entity Framework
22 32 (15.17%) AngularJS
23 31 (14.69%) WCF
24 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
24 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
25 29 (13.74%) Relational Database

Software Engineering
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 5 (2.37%) Confluence
1 5 (2.37%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.42%) Apache
2 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.47%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) HTTP
2 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.90%) DHCP
3 4 (1.90%) DNS
3 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.90%) PPP
3 4 (1.90%) RS-232
3 4 (1.90%) RS-485
4 3 (1.42%) Internet
5 2 (0.95%) NFC
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.17%) MySQL
3 29 (13.74%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.16%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (4.74%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.84%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (27.01%) Visual Studio
2 24 (11.37%) JIRA
3 18 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.06%) JSUnit
4 17 (8.06%) Selenium
5 14 (6.64%) Subversion
6 12 (5.69%) JMeter
6 12 (5.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (5.69%) SpecFlow
6 12 (5.69%) TeamCity
6 12 (5.69%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.37%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.37%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.37%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.42%) NUnit
9 2 (0.95%) Grunt
9 2 (0.95%) gulp
9 2 (0.95%) Maven
9 2 (0.95%) MSTest
9 2 (0.95%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (7.58%) Finance
2 8 (3.79%) Electronics
2 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.37%) Games
5 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (49.29%) Developer
2 78 (36.97%) Software Engineer
3 55 (26.07%) C# Developer
4 38 (18.01%) .NET Developer
5 35 (16.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (15.64%) C++ Software Engineer
7 30 (14.22%) C++ Developer
7 30 (14.22%) Senior Developer
8 28 (13.27%) Software Developer
9 23 (10.90%) C++/C# Developer
9 23 (10.90%) Java Developer
10 22 (10.43%) C# Software Engineer
11 19 (9.00%) Senior C++ Developer
11 19 (9.00%) Test Engineer
12 18 (8.53%) Agile Developer
13 17 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (8.06%) Lead Developer
14 16 (7.58%) Junior
14 16 (7.58%) Programmer
14 16 (7.58%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (49.76%) .NET
2 68 (32.23%) .NET Framework
3 42 (19.91%) ASP.NET
4 41 (19.43%) HTML
5 38 (18.01%) Web Services
6 35 (16.59%) CSS
7 32 (15.17%) AngularJS
7 32 (15.17%) Entity Framework
8 31 (14.69%) WCF
9 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 29 (13.74%) REST
11 23 (10.90%) jQuery
12 22 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (10.43%) SOAP
13 17 (8.06%) RESTful
14 11 (5.21%) JSP
15 10 (4.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 10 (4.74%) MFC
15 10 (4.74%) STL
16 9 (4.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.38%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.69%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (4.27%) User Experience
5 5 (2.37%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.90%) Blog
6 4 (1.90%) Contactless
7 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.95%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.95%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.47%) EMV
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 65 (30.81%) Windows
2 37 (17.54%) Linux
3 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.42%) Unix
3 3 (1.42%) VMS
4 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.75%) Unit Testing
3 61 (28.91%) Scrum
4 48 (22.75%) MVC
5 41 (19.43%) TDD
6 37 (17.54%) UML
7 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (13.27%) OO
9 25 (11.85%) Multithreading
10 23 (10.90%) User Stories
11 22 (10.43%) Automated Testing
11 22 (10.43%) Refactoring
12 20 (9.48%) OOP
13 19 (9.00%) Test Automation
14 18 (8.53%) Multithreaded Programming
15 17 (8.06%) Mathematics
15 17 (8.06%) Web Development
16 15 (7.11%) Kanban
17 14 (6.64%) Domain-Driven Design
17 14 (6.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 122 (57.82%) C#
2 92 (43.60%) C++
3 59 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 51 (24.17%) SQL
5 39 (18.48%) Java
6 25 (11.85%) C
7 18 (8.53%) VB.NET
8 13 (6.16%) VB
9 12 (5.69%) Assembly Language
10 10 (4.74%) Embedded C
11 7 (3.32%) Python
11 7 (3.32%) Scala
12 6 (2.84%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.37%) Groovy
13 5 (2.37%) Perl
13 5 (2.37%) PHP
13 5 (2.37%) Ruby
14 2 (0.95%) Fortran
14 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.95%) VC++
Qualifications
1 81 (38.39%) Degree
2 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.95%) HNC
4 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (9.95%) Oracle
2 17 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.37%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.37%) Zend
4 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.95%) Mercator
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago