The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 168 137 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.04% 9.53% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.63% 12.43% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 152 96 86
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1102 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 77.06% 76.63% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 986
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 55 £47,500 +7.95% 5
Horsham +1 36 £41,250 +75.53% 2
Gatwick -5 16 £55,000 +5.76%
Burgess Hill +3 13 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Haywards Heath -6 9 £42,500 +16.43%
Chichester +17 7 £42,500 +123.68%
Worthing -3 7 £41,250 +3.12%
East Grinstead +5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 227 (70.94%) C++
2 183 (57.19%) C#
3 182 (56.88%) Windows
4 156 (48.75%) .NET
5 142 (44.38%) SQL
6 138 (43.13%) OO
7 119 (37.19%) Degree
8 117 (36.56%) Java
9 95 (29.69%) SQL Server
10 83 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (25.63%) C
12 80 (25.00%) TDD
13 78 (24.38%) Computer Science
14 77 (24.06%) Scrum
15 63 (19.69%) Visual Studio
16 59 (18.44%) ASP.NET
16 59 (18.44%) Web Services
17 56 (17.50%) MVC
18 55 (17.19%) Linux
19 54 (16.88%) UML
19 54 (16.88%) JavaScript
20 53 (16.56%) .NET Framework
21 50 (15.63%) SOAP
22 46 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (14.06%) Unit Testing
23 45 (14.06%) Subversion
24 44 (13.75%) Multithreading
24 44 (13.75%) XML
25 43 (13.44%) Relational Database
26 41 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (5.94%) Apache
2 13 (4.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.13%) MS Office
3 6 (1.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.44%) Relational Database
3 31 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.50%) MySQL
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (19.69%) Visual Studio
2 45 (14.06%) Subversion
3 24 (7.50%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (5.00%) JIRA
4 16 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.38%) MSBuild
5 14 (4.38%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.75%) JUnit
7 9 (2.81%) NetBeans
8 7 (2.19%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.88%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.25%) Maven
10 4 (1.25%) Ant
11 2 (0.63%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.63%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.63%) jMock
11 2 (0.63%) Mockito
12 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (8.75%) Finance
2 26 (8.13%) Aerospace
3 17 (5.31%) Banking
4 15 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.38%) Marketing
6 12 (3.75%) Military
6 12 (3.75%) Electronics
7 11 (3.44%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.44%) Automotive
8 8 (2.50%) Retail
8 8 (2.50%) Avionics
9 6 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.25%) Publishing
11 4 (1.25%) Games
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 199 (62.19%) Software Engineer
2 133 (41.56%) Developer
3 60 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 48 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 47 (14.69%) Software Developer
6 40 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 34 (10.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (9.69%) Java Developer
9 30 (9.38%) .NET Developer
10 26 (8.13%) Programmer
11 25 (7.81%) C# Programmer
12 22 (6.88%) Junior
13 19 (5.94%) Analyst
13 19 (5.94%) C++ Software Engineer
13 19 (5.94%) Developer Analyst
14 18 (5.63%) Software Programmer
14 18 (5.63%) Agile C# Developer
15 15 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (4.38%) C++ Developer
16 14 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (48.75%) .NET
2 59 (18.44%) ASP.NET
2 59 (18.44%) Web Services
3 53 (16.56%) .NET Framework
4 50 (15.63%) SOAP
5 44 (13.75%) XML
6 41 (12.81%) WPF
6 41 (12.81%) jQuery
6 41 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (11.88%) HTML
8 34 (10.63%) Spring
9 31 (9.69%) CSS
10 30 (9.38%) J2EE
11 26 (8.13%) ADO
12 21 (6.56%) Ajax
13 20 (6.25%) Hibernate
13 20 (6.25%) Dojo
14 17 (5.31%) Silverlight
15 16 (5.00%) CSS3
15 16 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 78 (24.38%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 14 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.06%) Device Driver
4 13 (4.06%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
7 7 (2.19%) GIS
8 6 (1.88%) iPhone
9 4 (1.25%) FMCG
9 4 (1.25%) Open Source
10 3 (0.94%) Firmware
10 3 (0.94%) PMI
11 2 (0.63%) EFT
11 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.63%) SCADA
11 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.31%) Blog
12 1 (0.31%) RIA
12 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 182 (56.88%) Windows
2 55 (17.19%) Linux
3 23 (7.19%) Android
4 14 (4.38%) Windows XP
5 13 (4.06%) VxWorks
6 8 (2.50%) UNIX
7 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (43.13%) OO
2 83 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (25.00%) TDD
4 77 (24.06%) Scrum
5 56 (17.50%) MVC
6 54 (16.88%) UML
7 46 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (14.06%) Unit Testing
9 44 (13.75%) Multithreading
10 40 (12.50%) OOD
11 35 (10.94%) OOP
12 24 (7.50%) Pair Programming
13 21 (6.56%) Kanban
14 15 (4.69%) Web Development
14 15 (4.69%) Project Management
15 12 (3.75%) OOA/OOD
16 10 (3.13%) Software Testing
16 10 (3.13%) Requirements Management
16 10 (3.13%) Information Management
16 10 (3.13%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 227 (70.94%) C++
2 183 (57.19%) C#
3 142 (44.38%) SQL
4 117 (36.56%) Java
5 82 (25.63%) C
6 54 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 41 (12.81%) T-SQL
8 30 (9.38%) Embedded C++
9 20 (6.25%) Embedded C
10 14 (4.38%) C++/CLI
11 9 (2.81%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.50%) PHP
13 7 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.19%) Python
14 6 (1.88%) Ada
14 6 (1.88%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.88%) Ruby
15 2 (0.63%) XPath
15 2 (0.63%) XQuery
15 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (37.19%) Degree
2 10 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (3.13%) OCPJP
3 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.44%) DICOM
2 11 (3.44%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.25%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.94%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.94%) TickIT
4 3 (0.94%) QA
5 2 (0.63%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.63%) DO-254
5 2 (0.63%) ARP4761
Systems Management
1 14 (4.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.00%) Oracle
3 14 (4.38%) HP
3 14 (4.38%) IBM
3 14 (4.38%) Atlassian
4 10 (3.13%) Sun
5 5 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.94%) QNX
7 1 (0.31%) Sybase
7 1 (0.31%) SAP
Horsham, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Medical & Dental ins
Posted: 13 days ago