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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 9 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 198 112 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.68% 8.27% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.24% 10.39% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 191 101 91
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1029 1078 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.69% 79.56% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 910 946 945
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 72 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Horsham +24 57 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Burgess Hill +2 18 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Worthing +14 13 £42,500 +23.18% 2
Haywards Heath -7 2 £50,000 +75.43%
Gatwick -11 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 202 (54.01%) Java
2 159 (42.51%) C++
3 151 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (39.30%) JavaScript
5 138 (36.90%) Degree
6 129 (34.49%) Computer Science
7 126 (33.69%) Linux
8 103 (27.54%) SQL
9 102 (27.27%) Windows
9 102 (27.27%) Apache
10 97 (25.94%) C#
11 96 (25.67%) OO
12 93 (24.87%) UML
13 92 (24.60%) HTML
14 89 (23.80%) Visual Studio
15 86 (22.99%) jQuery
16 84 (22.46%) Web Development
16 84 (22.46%) Ajax
17 82 (21.93%) XML
18 79 (21.12%) Tomcat
19 76 (20.32%) Oracle
20 75 (20.05%) MySQL
21 70 (18.72%) OOD
22 68 (18.18%) Web Services
23 62 (16.58%) Unit Testing
24 61 (16.31%) .NET
24 61 (16.31%) Spring
25 60 (16.04%) J2EE
26 59 (15.78%) SQL Server
27 58 (15.51%) Red Hat

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 102 (27.27%) Apache
2 79 (21.12%) Tomcat
3 33 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 27 (7.22%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.28%) IIS
6 8 (2.14%) JBoss
6 8 (2.14%) GlassFish
7 6 (1.60%) Jetty
8 4 (1.07%) Drupal
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.27%) Node.js
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.01%) Internet
2 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Modbus
4 1 (0.27%) Profibus
4 1 (0.27%) PPTP
4 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.27%) SMTP
4 1 (0.27%) VPN
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.05%) MySQL
2 59 (15.78%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) QlikView
9 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.27%) WebFOCUS
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 89 (23.80%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 17 (4.55%) JUnit
3 17 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 17 (4.55%) Subversion
4 14 (3.74%) NUnit
5 13 (3.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.67%) Maven
8 8 (2.14%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.60%) jMock
9 6 (1.60%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.34%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.53%) Selenium
11 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.53%) Trac
12 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.27%) GCC
12 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 56 (14.97%) Finance
2 52 (13.90%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.61%) Games
4 9 (2.41%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.34%) Electronics
6 2 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Avionics
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 210 (56.15%) Software Engineer
2 207 (55.35%) Developer
3 103 (27.54%) Java Developer
4 60 (16.04%) Senior Software Engineer
5 58 (15.51%) Software Developer
6 53 (14.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 52 (13.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 33 (8.82%) Graduate
9 29 (7.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 27 (7.22%) Web Developer
11 26 (6.95%) Web Engineer
11 26 (6.95%) Programmer
12 24 (6.42%) Junior
13 23 (6.15%) C++ Developer
14 22 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 21 (5.61%) Senior Developer
16 20 (5.35%) C# Developer
16 20 (5.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 20 (5.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
17 19 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (24.60%) HTML
2 86 (22.99%) jQuery
3 84 (22.46%) Ajax
4 82 (21.93%) XML
5 68 (18.18%) Web Services
6 61 (16.31%) .NET
6 61 (16.31%) Spring
7 60 (16.04%) J2EE
8 54 (14.44%) RabbitMQ
9 49 (13.10%) HTML5
10 48 (12.83%) JSP
11 47 (12.57%) Servlets
12 44 (11.76%) CSS
13 43 (11.50%) JSON
14 41 (10.96%) Dojo
15 36 (9.63%) Spring MVC
16 31 (8.29%) MFC
17 30 (8.02%) ASP.NET
18 21 (5.61%) J2SE
18 21 (5.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 129 (34.49%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.49%) GIS
3 27 (7.22%) Visualisation
4 23 (6.15%) Mathematics
5 22 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (5.08%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.14%) Clustering
8 8 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.07%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.07%) iPhone
9 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.80%) User Experience
10 3 (0.80%) Social Media
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
12 1 (0.27%) FMCG
12 1 (0.27%) VHDL
12 1 (0.27%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 126 (33.69%) Linux
2 102 (27.27%) Windows
3 57 (15.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (7.49%) VxWorks
5 25 (6.68%) UNIX
6 6 (1.60%) Android
7 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) CentOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (25.67%) OO
3 93 (24.87%) UML
4 84 (22.46%) Web Development
5 70 (18.72%) OOD
6 62 (16.58%) Unit Testing
7 46 (12.30%) Multithreading
8 42 (11.23%) MVC
9 37 (9.89%) TDD
10 17 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.74%) User Stories
11 14 (3.74%) Validation
12 12 (3.21%) Performance Testing
12 12 (3.21%) Workflow Management
12 12 (3.21%) Workflow
12 12 (3.21%) Code Coverage
13 11 (2.94%) Configuration Management
14 10 (2.67%) AOP
14 10 (2.67%) ETL
15 9 (2.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 202 (54.01%) Java
2 159 (42.51%) C++
3 147 (39.30%) JavaScript
4 103 (27.54%) SQL
5 97 (25.94%) C#
6 39 (10.43%) C
7 29 (7.75%) PL/SQL
8 23 (6.15%) Embedded C++
9 21 (5.61%) Embedded C
10 18 (4.81%) COBOL
11 12 (3.21%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.41%) VB
12 9 (2.41%) PHP
13 8 (2.14%) VB6
13 8 (2.14%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.07%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.07%) PHP5
15 3 (0.80%) Python
15 3 (0.80%) Ruby
16 2 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 138 (36.90%) Degree
2 25 (6.68%) OCPJP
3 22 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.28%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.94%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.80%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.53%) MBA
9 1 (0.27%) APMP
9 1 (0.27%) IC3 Certification
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.48%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.53%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (5.35%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.94%) Firmware
3 2 (0.53%) KVM
3 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (20.32%) Oracle
2 58 (15.51%) Red Hat
3 43 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 25 (6.68%) Sun
5 9 (2.41%) Progress
6 7 (1.87%) Pega
7 6 (1.60%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.53%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) Altera
9 1 (0.27%) Ektron
9 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.27%) Borland
9 1 (0.27%) EMC
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe
9 1 (0.27%) QNX
9 1 (0.27%) Vignette
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) Telerik
9 1 (0.27%) Xilinx
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus great benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Sussex
Stem Graduates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Real Time Information Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Crawley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago