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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 179 122 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.61% 9.67% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.46% 11.18% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 178 108 70
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
1158 1091 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.06% 86.52% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 950 932
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,375 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +1 49 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Crawley +6 40 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Gatwick +16 38 £45,000 +73.07%
Horsham +2 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Worthing +7 11 £46,500 +9.41%
Haywards Heath +4 1 £37,500 -9.09%
East Grinstead -1 1 £21,500 -57.00%
Pulborough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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.

1 226 (58.70%) C++
2 205 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (39.48%) C#
4 148 (38.44%) Java
5 145 (37.66%) Degree
6 139 (36.10%) SQL
7 111 (28.83%) JavaScript
8 108 (28.05%) HTML
8 108 (28.05%) Multithreading
9 107 (27.79%) CSS
10 104 (27.01%) Linux
11 101 (26.23%) Computer Science
12 95 (24.68%) Windows
13 85 (22.08%) Web Services
13 85 (22.08%) TDD
14 82 (21.30%) Oracle
15 76 (19.74%) .NET
16 74 (19.22%) C
17 73 (18.96%) Games
18 66 (17.14%) OOD
19 63 (16.36%) REST
20 62 (16.10%) UML
21 58 (15.06%) XML
22 57 (14.81%) SQL Server
23 50 (12.99%) JSON
24 47 (12.21%) Visual Studio
25 46 (11.95%) jQuery
26 45 (11.69%) Validation
27 44 (11.43%) MFC
27 44 (11.43%) OOA/OOD

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 33 (8.57%) Apache
2 18 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.12%) CICS
3 12 (3.12%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.04%) IIS
4 4 (1.04%) PegaRULES
5 3 (0.78%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.78%) JBoss
5 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.52%) Confluence
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.82%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.26%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.52%) GitHub
2 2 (0.52%) IaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.52%) PaaS
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.04%) NFC
3 3 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) Modbus
4 1 (0.26%) Profibus
4 1 (0.26%) RS-232
4 1 (0.26%) RS-485
4 1 (0.26%) SNMP
4 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.35%) MySQL
3 31 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.12%) DB2
6 4 (1.04%) GIS
7 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.26%) Easytrieve
9 1 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (12.21%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.64%) Subversion
5 13 (3.38%) Maven
6 12 (3.12%) Git (software)
6 12 (3.12%) JUnit
7 10 (2.60%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.34%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.56%) JIRA
10 5 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.78%) Gradle
11 3 (0.78%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.78%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.78%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.52%) NUnit
12 2 (0.52%) Selenium
12 2 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 73 (18.96%) Games
2 41 (10.65%) Finance
3 40 (10.39%) Aerospace
4 35 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.16%) Electronics
6 13 (3.38%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.12%) Banking
7 12 (3.12%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.86%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.56%) Marketing
10 4 (1.04%) Back Office
11 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 214 (55.58%) Software Engineer
2 148 (38.44%) Developer
3 77 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 65 (16.88%) Java Developer
5 53 (13.77%) Programmer
5 53 (13.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 44 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (10.13%) C# Developer
8 36 (9.35%) C# Software Developer
9 34 (8.83%) .NET Developer
9 34 (8.83%) .NET Software Developer
9 34 (8.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (8.31%) C++ Developer
10 32 (8.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 28 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
12 26 (6.75%) Software Programmer
13 25 (6.49%) Java Programmer
14 24 (6.23%) SQL Developer
15 23 (5.97%) Agile Developer
16 22 (5.71%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (28.05%) HTML
2 107 (27.79%) CSS
3 85 (22.08%) Web Services
4 76 (19.74%) .NET
5 63 (16.36%) REST
6 58 (15.06%) XML
7 50 (12.99%) JSON
8 46 (11.95%) jQuery
9 44 (11.43%) MFC
10 43 (11.17%) XSLT
11 39 (10.13%) JSP
11 39 (10.13%) OpenGL
12 33 (8.57%) .NET Framework
13 32 (8.31%) ASP.NET
14 31 (8.05%) J2EE
14 31 (8.05%) Spring
14 31 (8.05%) WCF
15 25 (6.49%) DirectX
16 23 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 23 (5.97%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 101 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 27 (7.01%) Mathematics
4 24 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.42%) Mainframe
6 12 (3.12%) Driving Licence
6 12 (3.12%) Physics
7 10 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (2.60%) Statistics
8 9 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.08%) VSAM
10 6 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.30%) Contactless
11 5 (1.30%) Fintech
11 5 (1.30%) Smartcard
12 4 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.78%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.78%) Clustering
13 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.78%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 104 (27.01%) Linux
2 95 (24.68%) Windows
3 26 (6.75%) VxWorks
4 13 (3.38%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.08%) Unix
8 1 (0.26%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (28.05%) Multithreading
3 85 (22.08%) TDD
4 66 (17.14%) OOD
5 62 (16.10%) UML
6 45 (11.69%) Validation
7 44 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
8 40 (10.39%) SDLC
9 36 (9.35%) Scrum
10 32 (8.31%) OO
10 32 (8.31%) Unit Testing
10 32 (8.31%) Web Development
11 29 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (7.53%) Data Visualisation
12 25 (6.49%) MVC
13 22 (5.71%) Web Design
14 19 (4.94%) SOA
15 18 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (4.42%) BDD
17 16 (4.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 226 (58.70%) C++
2 152 (39.48%) C#
3 148 (38.44%) Java
4 139 (36.10%) SQL
5 111 (28.83%) JavaScript
6 74 (19.22%) C
7 36 (9.35%) Assembly Language
8 23 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 17 (4.42%) Embedded C++
10 16 (4.16%) Embedded C
11 13 (3.38%) COBOL
12 10 (2.60%) C++/CLI
12 10 (2.60%) HLSL
13 9 (2.34%) JCL
14 8 (2.08%) REXX
15 7 (1.82%) CLIST
16 4 (1.04%) PHP
17 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.52%) Groovy
18 2 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 145 (37.66%) Degree
2 18 (4.68%) PhD
3 13 (3.38%) OCPJP
3 13 (3.38%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) HNC
6 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) MBA
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.12%) DICOM
2 4 (1.04%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.34%) Firmware
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Control-M
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (21.30%) Oracle
2 34 (8.83%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.68%) Progress
4 13 (3.38%) Sun
5 11 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.08%) IBM
7 7 (1.82%) TSYS
8 4 (1.04%) HP
8 4 (1.04%) Pega
9 3 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.26%) Dell
10 1 (0.26%) Rally
10 1 (0.26%) Syncsort
Crawley, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Pulborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago