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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 186 168 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.92% 15.92% 15.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.31% 19.98% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 178 153 153
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
963 841 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.63% 79.72% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 892 726 786
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 66 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Horsham 0 52 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Burgess Hill -1 38 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Gatwick -2 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Haywards Heath -6 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Grinstead - 5 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 5 £42,500 -
Littlehampton - 3 £34,000 -
Worthing -17 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Chichester - 2 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (55.42%) Java
2 169 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (46.13%) JavaScript
4 127 (39.32%) Degree
5 117 (36.22%) C++
5 117 (36.22%) SQL
6 114 (35.29%) HTML
7 110 (34.06%) Computer Science
8 108 (33.44%) C#
9 104 (32.20%) Multithreading
10 103 (31.89%) Linux
11 99 (30.65%) Web Services
12 88 (27.24%) XML
13 85 (26.32%) CSS
14 82 (25.39%) SQL Server
14 82 (25.39%) Windows
15 81 (25.08%) Oracle
16 56 (17.34%) JSON
17 55 (17.03%) Finance
17 55 (17.03%) TDD
17 55 (17.03%) MySQL
18 54 (16.72%) .NET
19 52 (16.10%) REST
20 51 (15.79%) jQuery
20 51 (15.79%) Microsoft
20 51 (15.79%) Spring
21 50 (15.48%) Apache
22 47 (14.55%) OOD
23 46 (14.24%) OO
23 46 (14.24%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (15.48%) Apache
2 21 (6.50%) WebSphere
3 20 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 18 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.17%) JBoss
6 5 (1.55%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.24%) Jetty
7 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.93%) IIS
9 2 (0.62%) CICS
10 1 (0.31%) Liferay
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.72%) Simulink
3 3 (0.93%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.24%) Extranet
3 3 (0.93%) Modbus
4 2 (0.62%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.62%) LAN
4 2 (0.62%) WAN
5 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.31%) Internet
5 1 (0.31%) Profibus
5 1 (0.31%) SNMP
5 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 55 (17.03%) MySQL
3 23 (7.12%) GIS
4 22 (6.81%) Oracle Database
5 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.64%) NoSQL
7 14 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.93%) Big Data
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.93%) HBase
11 3 (0.93%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.62%) DB2
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.29%) Subversion
3 20 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 19 (5.88%) Maven
5 17 (5.26%) JUnit
6 15 (4.64%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (4.33%) Eclipse
8 13 (4.02%) NUnit
8 13 (4.02%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (3.41%) Jenkins
10 10 (3.10%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.79%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.86%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.86%) StarTeam
12 6 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (1.55%) Gradle
13 5 (1.55%) Hamcrest
13 5 (1.55%) Mockito
14 4 (1.24%) jMock
General
1 55 (17.03%) Finance
2 36 (11.15%) Games
3 18 (5.57%) Aerospace
4 14 (4.33%) Avionics
5 9 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.55%) Retail
7 4 (1.24%) Automotive
7 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (54.49%) Developer
2 161 (49.85%) Software Engineer
3 80 (24.77%) Java Developer
4 64 (19.81%) Software Developer
5 50 (15.48%) C# Developer
6 44 (13.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 38 (11.76%) Java Engineer
8 37 (11.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (11.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 33 (10.22%) Java Software Developer
11 32 (9.91%) C++ Software Engineer
12 31 (9.60%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (8.98%) .NET Developer
14 26 (8.05%) .NET Software Developer
14 26 (8.05%) Graduate
14 26 (8.05%) Programmer
15 24 (7.43%) C++ Developer
15 24 (7.43%) Graduate Developer
15 24 (7.43%) J2EE Developer
15 24 (7.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (35.29%) HTML
2 99 (30.65%) Web Services
3 88 (27.24%) XML
4 85 (26.32%) CSS
5 56 (17.34%) JSON
6 54 (16.72%) .NET
7 52 (16.10%) REST
8 51 (15.79%) jQuery
8 51 (15.79%) Spring
9 44 (13.62%) JSP
10 42 (13.00%) J2EE
11 39 (12.07%) XSLT
12 35 (10.84%) Ajax
13 31 (9.60%) Dojo
14 30 (9.29%) Hibernate
15 29 (8.98%) HTML5
16 26 (8.05%) WCF
16 26 (8.05%) WPF
17 25 (7.74%) MFC
17 25 (7.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 110 (34.06%) Computer Science
2 46 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.36%) Data Structures
4 25 (7.74%) Mathematics
5 21 (6.50%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.79%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.48%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.86%) Social Media
9 5 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.55%) Clustering
9 5 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.55%) Statistics
10 3 (0.93%) User Experience
11 2 (0.62%) DataPower
11 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.31%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.31%) CPLD
12 1 (0.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 103 (31.89%) Linux
2 82 (25.39%) Windows
3 25 (7.74%) Unix
4 12 (3.72%) Android
5 11 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.79%) VxWorks
7 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.55%) zOS
9 4 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.31%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (32.20%) Multithreading
3 55 (17.03%) TDD
4 47 (14.55%) OOD
5 46 (14.24%) OO
6 45 (13.93%) SDLC
7 44 (13.62%) MVC
8 38 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 35 (10.84%) UML
10 34 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
11 32 (9.91%) Web Development
12 21 (6.50%) OOP
13 20 (6.19%) Configuration Management
13 20 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (6.19%) Scrum
13 20 (6.19%) User Stories
13 20 (6.19%) Web Design
14 18 (5.57%) Validation
15 17 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 179 (55.42%) Java
2 149 (46.13%) JavaScript
3 117 (36.22%) C++
3 117 (36.22%) SQL
4 108 (33.44%) C#
5 41 (12.69%) C
6 22 (6.81%) Assembly Language
7 19 (5.88%) COBOL
8 16 (4.95%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.64%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.72%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.17%) Perl
12 6 (1.86%) Groovy
13 5 (1.55%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.24%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.24%) PHP
14 4 (1.24%) XPath
14 4 (1.24%) XQuery
15 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (39.32%) Degree
2 24 (7.43%) OCPJP
3 22 (6.81%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.24%) CITP
6 4 (1.24%) MBA
7 3 (0.93%) PhD
8 2 (0.62%) APMP
8 2 (0.62%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.62%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.62%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.50%) QA
2 5 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.24%) COSO
3 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.24%) ISO22301
3 4 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.62%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.62%) TickIT
5 1 (0.31%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.31%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.31%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.86%) Firmware
3 3 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Kibana
2 1 (0.31%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 81 (25.08%) Oracle
2 51 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.43%) Sun
4 16 (4.95%) Progress
5 9 (2.79%) IBM
6 6 (1.86%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.55%) Syncsort
8 4 (1.24%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.93%) iRise
10 1 (0.31%) CA
10 1 (0.31%) Fundtech
10 1 (0.31%) MathWorks
10 1 (0.31%) Pega
10 1 (0.31%) QNX
10 1 (0.31%) Rally
10 1 (0.31%) Telerik
10 1 (0.31%) TSYS
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
West Sussex
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago