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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 27 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 119 78 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.08% 6.41% 10.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.75% 7.68% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 105 74 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
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
1107 1015 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.44% 83.40% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 890 752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Horsham 0 28 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Crawley -3 28 £29,750 -30.00% 1
Burgess Hill +4 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Gatwick -6 8 £26,000 -42.22%
Worthing +1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Haywards Heath -1 5 £42,500 -
Arundel - 1 £35,000 - 1
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 179 (58.12%) Java
2 123 (39.94%) Linux
2 123 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (37.01%) C++
4 105 (34.09%) Degree
4 105 (34.09%) Computer Science
5 97 (31.49%) SQL
6 96 (31.17%) JavaScript
7 87 (28.25%) Windows
8 79 (25.65%) Visual Studio
9 76 (24.68%) Apache
9 76 (24.68%) Finance
10 73 (23.70%) HTML
11 71 (23.05%) XML
12 67 (21.75%) Tomcat
13 65 (21.10%) Oracle
14 63 (20.45%) MySQL
15 62 (20.13%) jQuery
16 61 (19.81%) C#
16 61 (19.81%) Web Services
17 60 (19.48%) OO
18 59 (19.16%) UML
19 58 (18.83%) Web Development
19 58 (18.83%) HTML5
20 56 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 56 (18.18%) Ajax
20 56 (18.18%) Red Hat
21 53 (17.21%) RabbitMQ
22 50 (16.23%) Telecoms
23 49 (15.91%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 76 (24.68%) Apache
2 67 (21.75%) Tomcat
3 42 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 41 (13.31%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.90%) IIS
6 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.95%) Jetty
8 3 (0.97%) JBoss
9 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.32%) Node.js
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) MS Project
2 4 (1.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.62%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.65%) LAN
3 2 (0.65%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.45%) MySQL
2 41 (13.31%) Oracle Database
3 37 (12.01%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.32%) SQLite
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 79 (25.65%) Visual Studio
2 44 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (4.22%) Subversion
4 11 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.57%) NUnit
5 9 (2.92%) JUnit
5 9 (2.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.95%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.95%) jMock
6 6 (1.95%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.62%) Selenium
8 4 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.97%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.97%) Maven
9 3 (0.97%) StarTeam
9 3 (0.97%) Trac
10 2 (0.65%) dotCover
10 2 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
General
1 76 (24.68%) Finance
2 50 (16.23%) Telecoms
3 31 (10.06%) Games
4 10 (3.25%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.30%) Electronics
6 2 (0.65%) Avionics
6 2 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 177 (57.47%) Software Engineer
2 160 (51.95%) Developer
3 71 (23.05%) Java Developer
4 48 (15.58%) Software Developer
4 48 (15.58%) C++ Software Engineer
5 35 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 35 (11.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 32 (10.39%) Programmer
7 31 (10.06%) Graduate
8 23 (7.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 22 (7.14%) Web Engineer
10 21 (6.82%) Java Programmer
11 19 (6.17%) C++ Developer
12 18 (5.84%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.19%) Java Software Developer
14 15 (4.87%) Oracle Developer
14 15 (4.87%) Web Developer
15 14 (4.55%) Junior
16 13 (4.22%) C++ Software Developer
17 12 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.70%) HTML
2 71 (23.05%) XML
3 62 (20.13%) jQuery
4 61 (19.81%) Web Services
5 58 (18.83%) HTML5
6 56 (18.18%) Ajax
7 53 (17.21%) RabbitMQ
8 42 (13.64%) MFC
9 36 (11.69%) Spring
10 33 (10.71%) Servlets
11 31 (10.06%) JSP
12 29 (9.42%) .NET
12 29 (9.42%) Spring MVC
13 28 (9.09%) STL
13 28 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 27 (8.77%) CSS
14 27 (8.77%) JSON
15 26 (8.44%) J2EE
16 23 (7.47%) COM
16 23 (7.47%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 105 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 43 (13.96%) Data Structures
3 30 (9.74%) Visualisation
4 25 (8.12%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.22%) GIS
6 10 (3.25%) Social Media
6 10 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.92%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.30%) User Experience
9 4 (1.30%) Physics
9 4 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.97%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.65%) iPad
11 2 (0.65%) Clustering
11 2 (0.65%) VHDL
11 2 (0.65%) Verilog
11 2 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 123 (39.94%) Linux
2 87 (28.25%) Windows
3 56 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (14.29%) UNIX
5 16 (5.19%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (19.48%) OO
3 59 (19.16%) UML
4 58 (18.83%) Web Development
5 45 (14.61%) Multithreading
6 43 (13.96%) OOD
7 35 (11.36%) Unit Testing
8 31 (10.06%) MVC
9 28 (9.09%) SDLC
10 25 (8.12%) TDD
11 17 (5.52%) Automated Testing
12 16 (5.19%) Validation
13 13 (4.22%) Configuration Management
13 13 (4.22%) Refactoring
14 12 (3.90%) User Stories
14 12 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (3.57%) Mentoring
16 9 (2.92%) Performance Testing
16 9 (2.92%) Code Coverage
16 9 (2.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 179 (58.12%) Java
2 114 (37.01%) C++
3 97 (31.49%) SQL
4 96 (31.17%) JavaScript
5 61 (19.81%) C#
6 44 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 41 (13.31%) COBOL
8 25 (8.12%) C
9 13 (4.22%) Embedded C++
10 9 (2.92%) Assembly Language
11 8 (2.60%) Embedded C
12 6 (1.95%) VB
12 6 (1.95%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.62%) Python
13 5 (1.62%) PHP
13 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.30%) HLSL
15 2 (0.65%) PHP5
15 2 (0.65%) JCL
15 2 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 105 (34.09%) Degree
2 10 (3.25%) PhD
3 9 (2.92%) OCPJP
4 6 (1.95%) OCMJD
5 5 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.30%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.30%) OCPJWCD
6 4 (1.30%) APMP
6 4 (1.30%) HNC
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.22%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) DO-178B
System Software
1 35 (11.36%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.90%) Firmware
3 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.65%) KVM
Vendors
1 65 (21.10%) Oracle
2 56 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 49 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.57%) Progress
4 11 (3.57%) Pega
5 9 (2.92%) Sun
6 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.65%) Google
7 2 (0.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) Telerik
8 1 (0.32%) TSYS
8 1 (0.32%) Twitter
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28k - £35k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits Package+Performance Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago