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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 107 172 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.74% 12.80% 12.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.23% 14.49% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 106 160 118
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,150 £55,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
953 1187 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.72% 88.32% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1057 746
Median salary £48,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -9 30 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Gatwick +9 29 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Horsham -3 14 £37,500 -6.25%
Burgess Hill +4 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Worthing -3 7 £55,000 +46.66% 2
East Grinstead +13 1 £37,500 -
Haywards Heath +2 1 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 147 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (51.30%) C++
3 112 (41.64%) C#
4 111 (41.26%) Degree
5 85 (31.60%) Java
6 71 (26.39%) .NET
6 71 (26.39%) Computer Science
7 68 (25.28%) SQL
7 68 (25.28%) Windows
8 62 (23.05%) Linux
9 59 (21.93%) TDD
10 56 (20.82%) HTML
11 55 (20.45%) JavaScript
12 51 (18.96%) Oracle
12 51 (18.96%) Multithreading
13 50 (18.59%) CSS
14 49 (18.22%) Web Services
15 44 (16.36%) C
16 42 (15.61%) Scrum
17 38 (14.13%) UML
18 37 (13.75%) SQL Server
19 36 (13.38%) Unit Testing
20 34 (12.64%) Visual Studio
21 32 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (11.52%) MySQL
23 30 (11.15%) Multithreaded Programming
24 28 (10.41%) .NET Framework
25 27 (10.04%) Automated Testing
26 25 (9.29%) Finance
27 24 (8.92%) Games

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.58%) Apache
2 12 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.86%) Confluence
5 4 (1.49%) PegaRULES
6 2 (0.74%) CICS
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.12%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.74%) IaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.86%) NFC
2 5 (1.86%) RS-232
2 5 (1.86%) RS-485
3 4 (1.49%) DHCP
3 4 (1.49%) DNS
3 4 (1.49%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.49%) Internet
3 4 (1.49%) PPP
4 1 (0.37%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Modbus
4 1 (0.37%) Profibus
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.52%) MySQL
3 23 (8.55%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.74%) DB2
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Easytrieve
9 1 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.35%) JIRA
4 8 (2.97%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.97%) JUnit
5 5 (1.86%) Maven
5 5 (1.86%) Selenium
5 5 (1.86%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.12%) Grunt
7 3 (1.12%) gulp
7 3 (1.12%) Subversion
8 2 (0.74%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.37%) Gradle
9 1 (0.37%) Hamcrest
9 1 (0.37%) Mockito
9 1 (0.37%) MSTest
9 1 (0.37%) NUnit
9 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (9.29%) Finance
2 24 (8.92%) Games
3 21 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.20%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.46%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.09%) Electronics
7 8 (2.97%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.86%) Marketing
9 2 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (47.96%) Software Engineer
2 111 (41.26%) Developer
3 47 (17.47%) Java Developer
4 45 (16.73%) C++ Software Engineer
5 38 (14.13%) Programmer
6 37 (13.75%) Software Developer
7 33 (12.27%) C# Developer
7 33 (12.27%) Senior Software Engineer
8 29 (10.78%) .NET Developer
9 27 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (9.67%) C# Software Engineer
11 24 (8.92%) Senior Developer
12 23 (8.55%) Java Programmer
12 23 (8.55%) Linux Developer
13 22 (8.18%) Agile Developer
13 22 (8.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 21 (7.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 19 (7.06%) Embedded Engineer
15 19 (7.06%) Java Software Engineer
15 19 (7.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.39%) .NET
2 56 (20.82%) HTML
3 50 (18.59%) CSS
4 49 (18.22%) Web Services
5 28 (10.41%) .NET Framework
6 24 (8.92%) ASP.NET
6 24 (8.92%) JSP
6 24 (8.92%) RESTful
7 22 (8.18%) WCF
8 20 (7.43%) AngularJS
8 20 (7.43%) MFC
8 20 (7.43%) SOAP
9 19 (7.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 19 (7.06%) Spring
9 19 (7.06%) STL
10 18 (6.69%) jQuery
10 18 (6.69%) XML
11 17 (6.32%) REST
12 14 (5.20%) JSON
13 12 (4.46%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.18%) Mathematics
3 15 (5.58%) Visualisation
4 14 (5.20%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.72%) Smartcard
6 9 (3.35%) Contactless
6 9 (3.35%) User Experience
7 8 (2.97%) Physics
7 8 (2.97%) Statistics
8 6 (2.23%) Fintech
8 6 (2.23%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.49%) Blog
10 4 (1.49%) EMV
11 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.74%) Social Media
12 1 (0.37%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.28%) Windows
2 62 (23.05%) Linux
3 12 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.86%) Unix
5 3 (1.12%) VMS
6 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.93%) TDD
3 51 (18.96%) Multithreading
4 42 (15.61%) Scrum
5 38 (14.13%) UML
6 36 (13.38%) Unit Testing
7 32 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (11.15%) Multithreaded Programming
9 27 (10.04%) Automated Testing
10 20 (7.43%) MVC
11 16 (5.95%) OOD
12 15 (5.58%) Kanban
12 15 (5.58%) User Stories
12 15 (5.58%) Web Design
13 13 (4.83%) Validation
14 11 (4.09%) Project Management
14 11 (4.09%) SOA
14 11 (4.09%) Test Strategy
15 10 (3.72%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (3.72%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.30%) C++
2 112 (41.64%) C#
3 85 (31.60%) Java
4 68 (25.28%) SQL
5 55 (20.45%) JavaScript
6 44 (16.36%) C
7 16 (5.95%) Assembly Language
8 15 (5.58%) Embedded C
9 13 (4.83%) VB
10 11 (4.09%) Embedded C++
11 8 (2.97%) Scala
12 6 (2.23%) Groovy
13 5 (1.86%) HLSL
14 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.74%) COBOL
15 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.74%) VC++
16 1 (0.37%) Fortran
16 1 (0.37%) REXX
16 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (41.26%) Degree
2 8 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.23%) PhD
3 6 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.86%) HNC
5 3 (1.12%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MCP
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) QA
2 6 (2.23%) DICOM
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) HL7
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (18.96%) Oracle
2 12 (4.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.86%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.49%) Pega
6 3 (1.12%) Sun
7 1 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.37%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.37%) Dell
7 1 (0.37%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) IBM
7 1 (0.37%) Syncsort
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bognor Regis
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-48000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago