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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 193 204 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.51% 16.39% 10.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.72% 18.39% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 188 199 132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
South East

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
1089 1109 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.54% 89.08% 82.83%
Number of salaries quoted 996 977 978
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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
Crawley -10 67 £40,000 - 1
Horsham +2 56 £40,000 - 6
Burgess Hill -6 37 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Haywards Heath +3 16 £63,750 +59.37%
Worthing -7 16 £37,500 -11.76%
Gatwick +4 7 £40,000 - 2
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 193 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (48.25%) JavaScript
3 177 (47.71%) C++
4 173 (46.63%) Java
5 146 (39.35%) Degree
6 139 (37.47%) HTML
7 138 (37.20%) SQL
8 129 (34.77%) C#
9 127 (34.23%) Multithreading
10 126 (33.96%) CSS
10 126 (33.96%) Linux
11 115 (31.00%) Computer Science
12 104 (28.03%) Windows
13 103 (27.76%) Web Services
14 91 (24.53%) XML
15 86 (23.18%) SQL Server
16 72 (19.41%) Oracle
17 70 (18.87%) C
17 70 (18.87%) JSON
18 68 (18.33%) Games
18 68 (18.33%) TDD
19 66 (17.79%) OOD
19 66 (17.79%) REST
20 65 (17.52%) SDLC
21 61 (16.44%) .NET
21 61 (16.44%) Finance
22 59 (15.90%) MySQL
23 57 (15.36%) Microsoft
23 57 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
24 56 (15.09%) jQuery

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (11.86%) Apache
2 15 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.50%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.70%) CICS
6 9 (2.43%) GlassFish
6 9 (2.43%) JBoss
7 3 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) CMS
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 44 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.43%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.16%) Simulink
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.89%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.08%) Extranet
3 3 (0.81%) Modbus
4 2 (0.54%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.54%) Profibus
4 2 (0.54%) SNMP
4 2 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.90%) MySQL
3 23 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (5.93%) GIS
5 20 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (4.58%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.70%) DB2
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.81%) Big Data
10 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.81%) HBase
10 3 (0.81%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.89%) Subversion
3 26 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 23 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (5.93%) Eclipse
6 21 (5.66%) Maven
7 15 (4.04%) JUnit
8 13 (3.50%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.43%) NetBeans
9 9 (2.43%) StarTeam
9 9 (2.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (2.16%) NUnit
11 6 (1.62%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.62%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.35%) Gradle
12 5 (1.35%) Hamcrest
12 5 (1.35%) Mockito
13 3 (0.81%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 68 (18.33%) Games
2 61 (16.44%) Finance
3 40 (10.78%) Aerospace
4 17 (4.58%) Banking
4 17 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.96%) Avionics
5 11 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.43%) Electronics
6 9 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.08%) Retail
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (53.37%) Software Engineer
2 180 (48.52%) Developer
3 85 (22.91%) Software Developer
4 80 (21.56%) Java Developer
5 52 (14.02%) C# Developer
6 46 (12.40%) Senior Software Engineer
7 44 (11.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 40 (10.78%) C# Software Developer
9 39 (10.51%) C++ Developer
10 36 (9.70%) .NET Developer
10 36 (9.70%) Senior Developer
11 34 (9.16%) Java Software Developer
12 33 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
12 33 (8.89%) Programmer
13 32 (8.63%) Senior Software Developer
14 30 (8.09%) C++ Software Engineer
14 30 (8.09%) Java Engineer
14 30 (8.09%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (7.82%) Java Software Engineer
16 28 (7.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (37.47%) HTML
2 126 (33.96%) CSS
3 103 (27.76%) Web Services
4 91 (24.53%) XML
5 70 (18.87%) JSON
6 66 (17.79%) REST
7 61 (16.44%) .NET
8 56 (15.09%) jQuery
9 52 (14.02%) JSP
9 52 (14.02%) XSLT
10 43 (11.59%) Spring
11 39 (10.51%) J2EE
12 38 (10.24%) MFC
13 33 (8.89%) Ajax
14 31 (8.36%) OpenGL
15 30 (8.09%) ASP.NET
16 29 (7.82%) Dojo
17 28 (7.55%) WPF
18 27 (7.28%) WCF
19 25 (6.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 115 (31.00%) Computer Science
2 57 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.82%) Mathematics
4 26 (7.01%) Visualisation
5 23 (6.20%) Driving Licence
6 15 (4.04%) Mainframe
7 14 (3.77%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.43%) Clustering
9 8 (2.16%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (1.89%) VSAM
11 6 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.62%) Statistics
12 5 (1.35%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.35%) Physics
13 3 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.54%) Device Driver
15 1 (0.27%) Social Media
15 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 126 (33.96%) Linux
2 104 (28.03%) Windows
3 31 (8.36%) VxWorks
4 15 (4.04%) Embedded Linux
5 13 (3.50%) Unix
6 11 (2.96%) Android
7 10 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.35%) zOS
9 1 (0.27%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (34.23%) Multithreading
3 68 (18.33%) TDD
4 66 (17.79%) OOD
5 65 (17.52%) SDLC
6 53 (14.29%) OO
7 51 (13.75%) Web Development
8 50 (13.48%) OOA/OOD
9 48 (12.94%) MVC
10 46 (12.40%) UML
11 45 (12.13%) Validation
12 29 (7.82%) Unit Testing
13 28 (7.55%) Configuration Management
13 28 (7.55%) Scrum
14 24 (6.47%) OOP
14 24 (6.47%) Requirements Analysis
15 23 (6.20%) Data Analysis
15 23 (6.20%) Web Design
16 20 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (4.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 179 (48.25%) JavaScript
2 177 (47.71%) C++
3 173 (46.63%) Java
4 138 (37.20%) SQL
5 129 (34.77%) C#
6 70 (18.87%) C
7 41 (11.05%) Assembly Language
8 26 (7.01%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.31%) Embedded C++
10 13 (3.50%) COBOL
10 13 (3.50%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.16%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.89%) CLIST
12 7 (1.89%) JCL
12 7 (1.89%) Perl
12 7 (1.89%) REXX
13 6 (1.62%) Groovy
14 4 (1.08%) XPath
14 4 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 146 (39.35%) Degree
2 19 (5.12%) OCPJP
2 19 (5.12%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (3.50%) PhD
4 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.62%) MBA
6 4 (1.08%) CITP
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) QA
2 6 (1.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.08%) COSO
3 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.08%) ISO22301
3 4 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.54%) TickIT
5 1 (0.27%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.27%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (2.96%) Firmware
2 3 (0.81%) HDFS
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Kibana
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (19.41%) Oracle
2 57 (15.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.09%) Progress
4 19 (5.12%) Sun
5 8 (2.16%) IBM
6 7 (1.89%) TSYS
7 5 (1.35%) Syncsort
8 3 (0.81%) iRise
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.27%) Pega
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago