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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 14 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 178 171 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.14% 14.79% 8.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.25% 18.55% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 167 160 78
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,950 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
879 922 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 79.69% 79.76% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 762 818 855
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 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 4 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 66 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Horsham +2 65 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Worthing +14 27 £42,500 - 2
Haywards Heath +10 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Burgess Hill -8 5 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Gatwick +3 2 £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 4 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.

1 147 (47.57%) C++
1 147 (47.57%) Java
2 126 (40.78%) JavaScript
3 119 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (35.92%) C#
5 101 (32.69%) Degree
6 92 (29.77%) Linux
7 91 (29.45%) SQL
8 87 (28.16%) .NET
9 80 (25.89%) Apache
10 78 (25.24%) Windows
10 78 (25.24%) XML
10 78 (25.24%) Computer Science
11 77 (24.92%) OO
12 74 (23.95%) jQuery
13 73 (23.62%) HTML
14 66 (21.36%) C
15 62 (20.06%) Oracle
16 60 (19.42%) UML
17 58 (18.77%) Ajax
18 57 (18.45%) Tomcat
18 57 (18.45%) Visual Studio
19 56 (18.12%) SQL Server
19 56 (18.12%) J2EE
19 56 (18.12%) Spring
20 54 (17.48%) Web Development
20 54 (17.48%) MySQL
20 54 (17.48%) Unit Testing
21 52 (16.83%) Web Services
22 50 (16.18%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 80 (25.89%) Apache
2 57 (18.45%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.88%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.91%) GlassFish
4 9 (2.91%) JBoss
4 9 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.59%) IIS
6 4 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.29%) CMS
6 4 (1.29%) Drupal
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.32%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.32%) FileNet
8 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (3.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.97%) MS Project
3 3 (0.97%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Force.com
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
1 2 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.12%) Internet
2 5 (1.62%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.29%) SNMP
4 3 (0.97%) Profibus
4 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
5 2 (0.65%) Wireless
5 2 (0.65%) Modbus
6 1 (0.32%) IPsec
6 1 (0.32%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) PPTP
6 1 (0.32%) SMTP
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 54 (17.48%) MySQL
3 9 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.65%) DataStage
6 2 (0.65%) QlikView
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (0.32%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (18.45%) Visual Studio
2 29 (9.39%) Subversion
3 14 (4.53%) Maven
3 14 (4.53%) JUnit
4 12 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.56%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.91%) NUnit
6 9 (2.91%) NetBeans
7 7 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.94%) PVCS
8 6 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.62%) JIRA
9 5 (1.62%) StarTeam
10 4 (1.29%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.29%) FxCop
11 3 (0.97%) dotCover
11 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.65%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.65%) VectorCAST
13 1 (0.32%) Mockito
General
1 39 (12.62%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.44%) Finance
3 13 (4.21%) Electronics
4 10 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.27%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.29%) Games
6 4 (1.29%) Military
7 3 (0.97%) Avionics
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 170 (55.02%) Software Engineer
2 166 (53.72%) Developer
3 77 (24.92%) Java Developer
4 55 (17.80%) Senior Software Engineer
5 41 (13.27%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (11.00%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.68%) C# Developer
8 31 (10.03%) C# Software Engineer
8 31 (10.03%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (8.74%) Programmer
10 24 (7.77%) Web Developer
10 24 (7.77%) Junior
11 23 (7.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 23 (7.44%) Graduate
12 21 (6.80%) Software Programmer
12 21 (6.80%) J2EE Developer
12 21 (6.80%) .NET Developer
12 21 (6.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 20 (6.47%) Junior Developer
14 19 (6.15%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (28.16%) .NET
2 78 (25.24%) XML
3 74 (23.95%) jQuery
4 73 (23.62%) HTML
5 58 (18.77%) Ajax
6 56 (18.12%) J2EE
6 56 (18.12%) Spring
7 52 (16.83%) Web Services
8 45 (14.56%) Dojo
9 44 (14.24%) ASP.NET
10 41 (13.27%) JSON
11 40 (12.94%) CSS
12 37 (11.97%) JSP
12 37 (11.97%) RabbitMQ
13 34 (11.00%) Servlets
14 29 (9.39%) HTML5
15 22 (7.12%) Hibernate
16 21 (6.80%) Spring MVC
17 17 (5.50%) J2SE
18 16 (5.18%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.24%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.03%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (6.47%) GIS
4 19 (6.15%) Visualisation
5 13 (4.21%) iPhone
6 12 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.91%) Clustering
8 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.29%) Social Media
9 4 (1.29%) User Experience
10 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.65%) iPad
11 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.32%) Kindle
12 1 (0.32%) FMCG
12 1 (0.32%) DataPower
12 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.32%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 92 (29.77%) Linux
2 78 (25.24%) Windows
3 37 (11.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (7.12%) VxWorks
5 20 (6.47%) Android
6 5 (1.62%) UNIX
7 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.65%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.92%) OO
3 60 (19.42%) UML
4 54 (17.48%) Web Development
4 54 (17.48%) Unit Testing
5 50 (16.18%) OOD
6 44 (14.24%) MVC
7 40 (12.94%) TDD
8 39 (12.62%) Multithreading
9 19 (6.15%) OOP
10 18 (5.83%) Project Management
11 13 (4.21%) AOP
12 10 (3.24%) ETL
12 10 (3.24%) Scrum
13 9 (2.91%) Load Balancing
14 8 (2.59%) User Stories
14 8 (2.59%) Mentoring
15 7 (2.27%) Validation
16 6 (1.94%) Configuration Management
16 6 (1.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (47.57%) C++
1 147 (47.57%) Java
2 126 (40.78%) JavaScript
3 111 (35.92%) C#
4 91 (29.45%) SQL
5 66 (21.36%) C
6 24 (7.77%) Embedded C
7 20 (6.47%) VB.NET
8 18 (5.83%) PHP
9 17 (5.50%) Embedded C++
10 11 (3.56%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.56%) VB
11 9 (2.91%) VB6
12 7 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.94%) Ruby
14 4 (1.29%) Ada
14 4 (1.29%) PHP5
15 3 (0.97%) Python
15 3 (0.97%) Delphi
16 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 101 (32.69%) Degree
2 30 (9.71%) OCPJP
2 30 (9.71%) Oracle Certification
3 22 (7.12%) Security Cleared
4 21 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.91%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.65%) HND
6 2 (0.65%) ISEB
6 2 (0.65%) MBA
6 2 (0.65%) APMP
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.27%) QA
1 7 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.29%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 62 (20.06%) Oracle
2 38 (12.30%) Red Hat
3 30 (9.71%) Sun
4 20 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.94%) IBM
6 2 (0.65%) Vignette
6 2 (0.65%) Adobe
6 2 (0.65%) Informatica
6 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.65%) Ektron
7 1 (0.32%) iRise
7 1 (0.32%) Pega
7 1 (0.32%) Syncsort
7 1 (0.32%) Altera
7 1 (0.32%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.32%) Endeca
7 1 (0.32%) Google
7 1 (0.32%) Telerik
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-42k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago