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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 81 112 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.88% 10.44% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.39% 13.59% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 75 92 98
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
965 824 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.99% 76.79% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 841 736 1047
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Horsham +5 30 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Crawley -29 22 £42,500 - 2
Haywards Heath +4 14 £42,500 -15.00%
Burgess Hill +3 14 £42,500 -5.55%
Worthing -5 4 £40,000 -8.04%
Gatwick -8 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (57.30%) C++
2 95 (53.37%) C#
3 85 (47.75%) .NET
4 76 (42.70%) Windows
4 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (42.13%) Java
6 72 (40.45%) Degree
7 71 (39.89%) C
8 70 (39.33%) Linux
9 67 (37.64%) SQL
10 50 (28.09%) Visual Studio
11 49 (27.53%) XML
12 43 (24.16%) Android
13 36 (20.22%) jQuery
13 36 (20.22%) Computer Science
13 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
14 34 (19.10%) SQL Server
15 33 (18.54%) HTML
16 32 (17.98%) CSS
17 29 (16.29%) TDD
17 29 (16.29%) MFC
17 29 (16.29%) Project Management
18 27 (15.17%) Unit Testing
19 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
19 21 (11.80%) Scrum
19 21 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (11.24%) Subversion
21 19 (10.67%) JSON
21 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET
22 18 (10.11%) Finance

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (5.62%) Apache
2 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.25%) Drupal
4 4 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.25%) CMS
4 4 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.62%) MS Office
3 7 (3.93%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.25%) IaaS
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) Internet
2 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.81%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.25%) HTTP
3 4 (2.25%) DHCP
3 4 (2.25%) DNS
4 2 (1.12%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.12%) WAN
4 2 (1.12%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.12%) LAN
4 2 (1.12%) 802.15
4 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.12%) Wireless
4 2 (1.12%) Modbus
4 2 (1.12%) Profibus
5 1 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.74%) MySQL
3 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.25%) SQLite
5 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.56%) DataStage
6 1 (0.56%) Easytrieve
6 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (28.09%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.24%) Subversion
3 9 (5.06%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (4.49%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.93%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.25%) LabVIEW
6 4 (2.25%) VectorCAST
7 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.12%) jMock
7 2 (1.12%) JUnit
7 2 (1.12%) Mockito
7 2 (1.12%) WiX
8 1 (0.56%) PVCS
8 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 18 (10.11%) Finance
2 11 (6.18%) Marketing
3 10 (5.62%) Banking
3 10 (5.62%) Investment Banking
3 10 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.62%) Military
3 10 (5.62%) Aerospace
4 9 (5.06%) Electronics
4 9 (5.06%) Avionics
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (65.17%) Software Engineer
2 105 (58.99%) Developer
3 46 (25.84%) C# Developer
4 43 (24.16%) .NET Developer
4 43 (24.16%) C# Software Engineer
5 34 (19.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (16.85%) .NET Software Engineer
7 25 (14.04%) Java Developer
7 25 (14.04%) Software Developer
8 20 (11.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 16 (8.99%) Programmer
10 14 (7.87%) Software Programmer
10 14 (7.87%) Developer Analyst
10 14 (7.87%) Analyst
10 14 (7.87%) C# Programmer
11 12 (6.74%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (6.74%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.74%) Agile C# Developer
12 10 (5.62%) Web Developer
13 9 (5.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (47.75%) .NET
2 49 (27.53%) XML
3 36 (20.22%) jQuery
4 33 (18.54%) HTML
5 32 (17.98%) CSS
6 29 (16.29%) MFC
7 19 (10.67%) JSON
7 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET
8 18 (10.11%) WPF
9 15 (8.43%) .NET Framework
10 13 (7.30%) Web Services
10 13 (7.30%) JSP
10 13 (7.30%) Spring
11 11 (6.18%) Servlets
11 11 (6.18%) Spring MVC
11 11 (6.18%) WinForms
11 11 (6.18%) Ajax
12 10 (5.62%) JSF
12 10 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.62%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (5.06%) Device Driver
4 9 (5.06%) Chip and PIN
5 8 (4.49%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.37%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.37%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.81%) User Experience
9 4 (2.25%) iPhone
10 2 (1.12%) PKI
10 2 (1.12%) Social Media
11 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.56%) Open Source
11 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.56%) Firmware
11 1 (0.56%) PMI
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 76 (42.70%) Windows
2 70 (39.33%) Linux
3 43 (24.16%) Android
4 14 (7.87%) Apple iOS
5 10 (5.62%) VxWorks
6 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.69%) UNIX
7 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.29%) TDD
2 29 (16.29%) Project Management
3 27 (15.17%) Unit Testing
4 21 (11.80%) Scrum
4 21 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (9.55%) OO
6 14 (7.87%) Web Development
6 14 (7.87%) Multithreading
7 13 (7.30%) Software Testing
8 12 (6.74%) Embedded Software Development
9 11 (6.18%) Waterfall
9 11 (6.18%) Integration Testing
9 11 (6.18%) Pair Programming
10 10 (5.62%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.06%) MVC
11 9 (5.06%) OOP
11 9 (5.06%) Information Management
11 9 (5.06%) Requirements Management
11 9 (5.06%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 102 (57.30%) C++
2 95 (53.37%) C#
3 75 (42.13%) Java
4 71 (39.89%) C
5 67 (37.64%) SQL
6 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.55%) Embedded C++
8 6 (3.37%) PHP
8 6 (3.37%) Ada
8 6 (3.37%) Embedded C
9 5 (2.81%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.81%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.12%) XPath
11 2 (1.12%) XQuery
12 1 (0.56%) REXX
12 1 (0.56%) JCL
12 1 (0.56%) Fortran
12 1 (0.56%) Python
12 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (40.45%) Degree
2 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) MCSE
3 4 (2.25%) MCSA
3 4 (2.25%) MCP
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.25%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.69%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.56%) APMP
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) TickIT
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.93%) Oracle
3 6 (3.37%) IBM
4 4 (2.25%) VMware
5 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.69%) Sun
6 2 (1.12%) Citrix
6 2 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) Perforce
7 1 (0.56%) QNX
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Sybase
7 1 (0.56%) Syncsort
7 1 (0.56%) Pega
West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £21k - 28k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: competitve salay based on experience, plus benefits.
Posted: 13 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 15 days ago