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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 12 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 202 151 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.58% 10.97% 9.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.27% 14.02% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 197 135 98
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £55,000 £50,600
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
1048 1077 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.04% 78.21% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 926 933 931
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 £28,000 £29,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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 75 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Horsham +16 58 £40,000 -8.57% 7
Worthing +15 18 £42,500 - 1
Burgess Hill 0 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Haywards Heath -2 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Gatwick -5 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Arundel - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 188 (51.65%) Java
2 155 (42.58%) C++
3 145 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (37.91%) JavaScript
5 130 (35.71%) Degree
6 120 (32.97%) Linux
7 118 (32.42%) Computer Science
8 101 (27.75%) C#
9 96 (26.37%) Apache
9 96 (26.37%) Windows
10 95 (26.10%) SQL
11 94 (25.82%) OO
12 87 (23.90%) HTML
13 83 (22.80%) XML
14 80 (21.98%) UML
14 80 (21.98%) Visual Studio
14 80 (21.98%) jQuery
15 76 (20.88%) Tomcat
16 74 (20.33%) Web Development
17 73 (20.05%) Ajax
17 73 (20.05%) MySQL
18 71 (19.51%) Oracle
19 70 (19.23%) .NET
20 66 (18.13%) OOD
21 62 (17.03%) Web Services
22 61 (16.76%) Spring
23 58 (15.93%) Unit Testing
24 57 (15.66%) J2EE
24 57 (15.66%) Red Hat
25 56 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 96 (26.37%) Apache
2 76 (20.88%) Tomcat
3 28 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 20 (5.49%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.57%) IIS
6 7 (1.92%) GlassFish
6 7 (1.92%) JBoss
7 6 (1.65%) Jetty
8 4 (1.10%) Drupal
9 3 (0.82%) CMS
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Node.js
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.67%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.55%) HTTP
2 2 (0.55%) SNMP
2 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) Modbus
3 1 (0.27%) Profibus
3 1 (0.27%) IPsec
3 1 (0.27%) PPTP
3 1 (0.27%) VPN
3 1 (0.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (20.05%) MySQL
2 55 (15.11%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.55%) QlikView
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.27%) WebFOCUS
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (21.98%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.22%) Subversion
3 18 (4.95%) JUnit
4 15 (4.12%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 14 (3.85%) NUnit
6 12 (3.30%) Maven
7 11 (3.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (2.47%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.92%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.65%) jMock
10 6 (1.65%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.82%) dotCover
11 3 (0.82%) FxCop
11 3 (0.82%) JIRA
11 3 (0.82%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.82%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.55%) PVCS
12 2 (0.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 52 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 49 (13.46%) Finance
3 15 (4.12%) Games
4 8 (2.20%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.65%) Electronics
6 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
7 2 (0.55%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 208 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 201 (55.22%) Developer
3 101 (27.75%) Java Developer
4 65 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 54 (14.84%) Software Developer
6 51 (14.01%) Java Software Engineer
7 50 (13.74%) C++ Software Engineer
8 29 (7.97%) Graduate
9 27 (7.42%) Programmer
10 25 (6.87%) Junior
10 25 (6.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 24 (6.59%) Web Developer
11 24 (6.59%) C# Developer
12 23 (6.32%) Web Engineer
13 22 (6.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 21 (5.77%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 21 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 20 (5.49%) C# Software Engineer
15 20 (5.49%) C++ Developer
15 20 (5.49%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.90%) HTML
2 83 (22.80%) XML
3 80 (21.98%) jQuery
4 73 (20.05%) Ajax
5 70 (19.23%) .NET
6 62 (17.03%) Web Services
7 61 (16.76%) Spring
8 57 (15.66%) J2EE
9 53 (14.56%) RabbitMQ
10 47 (12.91%) JSP
11 46 (12.64%) HTML5
12 42 (11.54%) Servlets
13 41 (11.26%) JSON
14 40 (10.99%) CSS
15 39 (10.71%) Dojo
16 34 (9.34%) Spring MVC
17 32 (8.79%) ASP.NET
18 24 (6.59%) MFC
19 22 (6.04%) Hibernate
20 20 (5.49%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 118 (32.42%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.87%) GIS
2 25 (6.87%) Visualisation
2 25 (6.87%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.12%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.92%) iPhone
7 7 (1.92%) Clustering
8 4 (1.10%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.10%) User Experience
9 3 (0.82%) iPad
9 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 1 (0.27%) FMCG
11 1 (0.27%) Physics
11 1 (0.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.27%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 120 (32.97%) Linux
2 96 (26.37%) Windows
3 56 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (7.97%) VxWorks
5 20 (5.49%) UNIX
6 9 (2.47%) Android
7 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.82%) OO
3 80 (21.98%) UML
4 74 (20.33%) Web Development
5 66 (18.13%) OOD
6 58 (15.93%) Unit Testing
7 45 (12.36%) MVC
8 43 (11.81%) Multithreading
9 36 (9.89%) TDD
10 14 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 13 (3.57%) Validation
12 12 (3.30%) OOP
12 12 (3.30%) User Stories
13 11 (3.02%) AOP
13 11 (3.02%) ETL
13 11 (3.02%) Configuration Management
14 10 (2.75%) Code Coverage
14 10 (2.75%) Workflow
14 10 (2.75%) Workflow Management
14 10 (2.75%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (51.65%) Java
2 155 (42.58%) C++
3 138 (37.91%) JavaScript
4 101 (27.75%) C#
5 95 (26.10%) SQL
6 46 (12.64%) C
7 23 (6.32%) Embedded C
7 23 (6.32%) Embedded C++
8 22 (6.04%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.30%) COBOL
10 12 (3.30%) PHP
11 9 (2.47%) VB
12 8 (2.20%) VB6
13 7 (1.92%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.65%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.37%) Ruby
16 4 (1.10%) PHP5
17 3 (0.82%) Python
17 3 (0.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 130 (35.71%) Degree
2 24 (6.59%) OCPJP
3 22 (6.04%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.95%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.47%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.55%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.55%) MBA
7 2 (0.55%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.27%) APMP
8 1 (0.27%) IC3 Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (2.47%) Firmware
3 2 (0.55%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.55%) KVM
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (19.51%) Oracle
2 57 (15.66%) Red Hat
3 35 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.59%) Sun
5 8 (2.20%) Progress
6 7 (1.92%) Pega
7 6 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.55%) Vignette
8 2 (0.55%) Adobe
8 2 (0.55%) Apple
8 2 (0.55%) Google
8 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.55%) Ektron
9 1 (0.27%) Altera
9 1 (0.27%) iRise
9 1 (0.27%) Endeca
9 1 (0.27%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.27%) Telerik
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) QNX
West Sussex
Stem Graduates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Real Time Information Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago