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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / West Sussex
Rank 21 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 98 173 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.17% 16.31% 14.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 18.52% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 97 166 135
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
936 934 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.56% 88.03% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 801 859 720
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Gatwick +11 34 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Crawley -13 28 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Worthing -1 15 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Haywards Heath +5 9 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Horsham -7 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Burgess Hill +3 3 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 119 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (47.60%) C#
3 92 (44.23%) C++
4 80 (38.46%) Degree
5 78 (37.50%) .NET
6 55 (26.44%) Windows
7 48 (23.08%) Java
7 48 (23.08%) SQL
8 45 (21.63%) JavaScript
8 45 (21.63%) Scrum
8 45 (21.63%) TDD
9 44 (21.15%) Computer Science
9 44 (21.15%) Linux
10 42 (20.19%) Unit Testing
11 40 (19.23%) Visual Studio
12 39 (18.75%) HTML
13 38 (18.27%) .NET Framework
14 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET
14 36 (17.31%) Web Services
15 33 (15.87%) CSS
16 32 (15.38%) C
17 31 (14.90%) MVC
18 30 (14.42%) Multithreading
19 29 (13.94%) Oracle
20 28 (13.46%) MySQL
21 27 (12.98%) UML
21 27 (12.98%) Automated Testing
22 25 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (10.58%) AngularJS

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 6 (2.88%) Apache
1 6 (2.88%) Tomcat
1 6 (2.88%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.96%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) HTTP
2 6 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.40%) RS-485
4 4 (1.92%) DHCP
4 4 (1.92%) DNS
4 4 (1.92%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.92%) NFC
4 4 (1.92%) PPP
4 4 (1.92%) RS-232
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) Modbus
6 1 (0.48%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.46%) MySQL
3 20 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.33%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.13%) JIRA
3 12 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.77%) Selenium
4 10 (4.81%) Subversion
5 9 (4.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.85%) JSUnit
7 7 (3.37%) JMeter
7 7 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (3.37%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.37%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.37%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.92%) JUnit
10 3 (1.44%) Grunt
10 3 (1.44%) gulp
10 3 (1.44%) Maven
11 2 (0.96%) MSTest
11 2 (0.96%) StarTeam
General
1 19 (9.13%) Finance
2 11 (5.29%) Financial Institution
2 11 (5.29%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.33%) Games
4 8 (3.85%) Electronics
4 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.44%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 90 (43.27%) Developer
3 38 (18.27%) C# Developer
4 32 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 29 (13.94%) .NET Developer
5 29 (13.94%) Java Developer
6 28 (13.46%) Software Developer
7 27 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (12.98%) Senior Developer
8 24 (11.54%) Programmer
9 20 (9.62%) Agile Developer
9 20 (9.62%) C# Software Engineer
10 18 (8.65%) Junior
10 18 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (8.65%) Test Engineer
11 17 (8.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 17 (8.17%) Embedded Engineer
11 17 (8.17%) Java Programmer
11 17 (8.17%) Linux Developer
12 16 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (37.50%) .NET
2 39 (18.75%) HTML
3 38 (18.27%) .NET Framework
4 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET
4 36 (17.31%) Web Services
5 33 (15.87%) CSS
6 22 (10.58%) AngularJS
7 20 (9.62%) RESTful
7 20 (9.62%) SOAP
8 19 (9.13%) WCF
9 17 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (8.17%) REST
10 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (7.69%) Entity Framework
10 16 (7.69%) jQuery
10 16 (7.69%) JSP
11 11 (5.29%) Spring
12 10 (4.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (4.81%) MFC
12 10 (4.81%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.21%) Mathematics
3 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (4.33%) Contactless
4 9 (4.33%) Smartcard
4 9 (4.33%) User Experience
5 8 (3.85%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.40%) Fintech
6 5 (2.40%) Physics
7 4 (1.92%) Blog
7 4 (1.92%) EMV
7 4 (1.92%) Statistics
8 3 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.96%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.96%) Social Media
10 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.48%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.44%) Windows
2 44 (21.15%) Linux
3 6 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.92%) Unix
5 3 (1.44%) VMS
6 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.63%) Scrum
2 45 (21.63%) TDD
3 42 (20.19%) Unit Testing
4 31 (14.90%) MVC
5 30 (14.42%) Multithreading
6 27 (12.98%) Automated Testing
6 27 (12.98%) UML
7 25 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (9.13%) Multithreaded Programming
9 18 (8.65%) User Stories
10 17 (8.17%) Refactoring
11 15 (7.21%) Kanban
12 14 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.77%) OO
14 11 (5.29%) Project Management
14 11 (5.29%) Test Strategy
14 11 (5.29%) Validation
15 10 (4.81%) Web Design
16 9 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 99 (47.60%) C#
2 92 (44.23%) C++
3 48 (23.08%) Java
3 48 (23.08%) SQL
4 45 (21.63%) JavaScript
5 32 (15.38%) C
6 14 (6.73%) Embedded C
7 13 (6.25%) VB
8 12 (5.77%) Assembly Language
9 10 (4.81%) Embedded C++
10 9 (4.33%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.85%) Scala
12 5 (2.40%) Groovy
13 3 (1.44%) HLSL
13 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.96%) VC++
15 1 (0.48%) Fortran
15 1 (0.48%) VB6
15 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (38.46%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.44%) PhD
5 2 (0.96%) HNC
5 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (13.94%) Oracle
2 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.40%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.96%) Mercator
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Life insurance, share scheme, work flexibility
Posted: 13 days ago