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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 196 172 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.12% 13.76% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.68% 17.62% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 189 160 82
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
948 976 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.79% 78.08% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 819 854 870
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,933
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 75 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Horsham +4 61 £40,000 - 5
Worthing +14 25 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Haywards Heath +7 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Burgess Hill -1 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Gatwick +5 1 £40,000 -21.95%
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 167 (47.44%) Java
2 162 (46.02%) C++
3 135 (38.35%) JavaScript
3 135 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (34.09%) Degree
5 111 (31.53%) C#
6 105 (29.83%) Linux
7 99 (28.13%) Computer Science
8 94 (26.70%) OO
9 93 (26.42%) Apache
9 93 (26.42%) SQL
10 86 (24.43%) Windows
11 81 (23.01%) XML
11 81 (23.01%) .NET
12 80 (22.73%) HTML
13 78 (22.16%) jQuery
14 77 (21.88%) UML
15 71 (20.17%) Tomcat
16 70 (19.89%) Visual Studio
17 69 (19.60%) Ajax
18 68 (19.32%) MySQL
19 65 (18.47%) Oracle
20 64 (18.18%) OOD
20 64 (18.18%) Web Development
21 61 (17.33%) C
22 59 (16.76%) Spring
22 59 (16.76%) Unit Testing
23 57 (16.19%) J2EE
24 53 (15.06%) SQL Server
24 53 (15.06%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 93 (26.42%) Apache
2 71 (20.17%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.41%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.84%) IIS
6 9 (2.56%) JBoss
6 9 (2.56%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.14%) CMS
7 4 (1.14%) Drupal
8 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Node.js
10 1 (0.28%) Jetty
10 1 (0.28%) FileNet
10 1 (0.28%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) PaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.40%) Internet
2 4 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.57%) HTTP
3 2 (0.57%) SNMP
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) LAN
3 2 (0.57%) WAN
3 2 (0.57%) Wireless
3 2 (0.57%) Profibus
4 1 (0.28%) IPsec
4 1 (0.28%) Modbus
4 1 (0.28%) SMTP
4 1 (0.28%) PPTP
4 1 (0.28%) VPN
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (19.32%) MySQL
2 53 (15.06%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) QlikView
8 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.28%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.28%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 70 (19.89%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.10%) Subversion
3 15 (4.26%) JUnit
4 14 (3.98%) Maven
5 13 (3.69%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.41%) Git (software)
7 11 (3.13%) NUnit
8 9 (2.56%) NetBeans
9 8 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.42%) StarTeam
12 4 (1.14%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.14%) PVCS
12 4 (1.14%) FxCop
13 3 (0.85%) dotCover
13 3 (0.85%) JIRA
14 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.28%) Mockito
15 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 49 (13.92%) Telecoms
2 32 (9.09%) Finance
3 10 (2.84%) Electronics
4 9 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.56%) Games
5 3 (0.85%) Avionics
6 2 (0.57%) Military
6 2 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.28%) French Language
7 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 197 (55.97%) Software Engineer
2 189 (53.69%) Developer
3 93 (26.42%) Java Developer
4 64 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 49 (13.92%) C++ Software Engineer
6 47 (13.35%) Software Developer
7 39 (11.08%) Java Software Engineer
8 31 (8.81%) C# Developer
8 31 (8.81%) Programmer
9 28 (7.95%) C# Software Engineer
9 28 (7.95%) Junior
10 27 (7.67%) Graduate
11 25 (7.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 23 (6.53%) Web Developer
12 23 (6.53%) Java Programmer
12 23 (6.53%) Software Programmer
12 23 (6.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 22 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 22 (6.25%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.68%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (23.01%) .NET
1 81 (23.01%) XML
2 80 (22.73%) HTML
3 78 (22.16%) jQuery
4 69 (19.60%) Ajax
5 59 (16.76%) Spring
6 57 (16.19%) J2EE
7 53 (15.06%) Web Services
8 49 (13.92%) RabbitMQ
9 44 (12.50%) JSP
9 44 (12.50%) Dojo
10 43 (12.22%) JSON
11 41 (11.65%) Servlets
12 40 (11.36%) ASP.NET
12 40 (11.36%) CSS
13 38 (10.80%) HTML5
14 27 (7.67%) Spring MVC
15 20 (5.68%) Hibernate
16 19 (5.40%) J2SE
16 19 (5.40%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.81%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 24 (6.82%) GIS
4 13 (3.69%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.84%) iPhone
7 9 (2.56%) Clustering
8 6 (1.70%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.14%) Social Media
10 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.14%) User Experience
11 3 (0.85%) iPad
11 3 (0.85%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.28%) Physics
12 1 (0.28%) VHDL
12 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 105 (29.83%) Linux
2 86 (24.43%) Windows
3 51 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (8.24%) VxWorks
5 13 (3.69%) Android
6 9 (2.56%) UNIX
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.57%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (26.70%) OO
3 77 (21.88%) UML
4 64 (18.18%) OOD
4 64 (18.18%) Web Development
5 59 (16.76%) Unit Testing
6 49 (13.92%) MVC
7 43 (12.22%) Multithreading
8 42 (11.93%) TDD
9 18 (5.11%) OOP
10 14 (3.98%) Project Management
11 13 (3.69%) AOP
12 12 (3.41%) ETL
12 12 (3.41%) Validation
13 11 (3.13%) Mentoring
14 10 (2.84%) User Stories
14 10 (2.84%) Configuration Management
15 9 (2.56%) Scrum
15 9 (2.56%) Load Balancing
15 9 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 167 (47.44%) Java
2 162 (46.02%) C++
3 135 (38.35%) JavaScript
4 111 (31.53%) C#
5 93 (26.42%) SQL
6 61 (17.33%) C
7 27 (7.67%) Embedded C
8 22 (6.25%) Embedded C++
9 17 (4.83%) VB.NET
10 15 (4.26%) PHP
11 12 (3.41%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.13%) VB
13 9 (2.56%) VB6
14 8 (2.27%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.70%) Ruby
16 5 (1.42%) Assembly Language
17 4 (1.14%) PHP5
18 3 (0.85%) Delphi
18 3 (0.85%) Python
19 2 (0.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 120 (34.09%) Degree
2 29 (8.24%) OCPJP
3 27 (7.67%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (5.40%) Security Cleared
5 18 (5.11%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.13%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.57%) HND
7 2 (0.57%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.57%) MBA
7 2 (0.57%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) IC3 Certification
8 1 (0.28%) APMP
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.13%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) IEC 61508
2 4 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (1.99%) Firmware
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (18.47%) Oracle
2 52 (14.77%) Red Hat
3 29 (8.24%) Sun
4 26 (7.39%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.70%) Progress
6 3 (0.85%) IBM
6 3 (0.85%) Pega
7 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.57%) Ektron
7 2 (0.57%) Vignette
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe
7 2 (0.57%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) QNX
8 1 (0.28%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) Telerik
8 1 (0.28%) Endeca
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35-40k (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18-22k (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, 25 days hoilday
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Zodo
Posted: 22 days ago