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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 38 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 82 129 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.19% 9.74% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 13.20% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 103
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1107 977 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.61% 73.74% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 983 808 941
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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 -17 27 £45,000 -10.00%
Horsham -8 19 £35,000 +18.64% 3
Gatwick +1 14 £55,000 -15.38%
Worthing -3 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Burgess Hill -7 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Chichester -12 1 £42,500 +27.81%
Haywards Heath - 1 £42,500 - 2
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 155 (65.68%) C++
2 137 (58.05%) C#
3 127 (53.81%) Windows
4 119 (50.42%) .NET
5 96 (40.68%) SQL
6 95 (40.25%) Degree
7 84 (35.59%) Java
8 74 (31.36%) C
9 67 (28.39%) OO
10 63 (26.69%) Linux
11 56 (23.73%) Visual Studio
12 53 (22.46%) SQL Server
13 52 (22.03%) Computer Science
14 50 (21.19%) TDD
15 48 (20.34%) Scrum
16 46 (19.49%) XML
17 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (16.10%) Android
19 37 (15.68%) JavaScript
20 36 (15.25%) Unit Testing
21 34 (14.41%) jQuery
22 33 (13.98%) .NET Framework
22 33 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
23 32 (13.56%) HTML
24 31 (13.14%) CSS
24 31 (13.14%) Microsoft
25 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET
26 26 (11.02%) WPF
26 26 (11.02%) MFC
26 26 (11.02%) UML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (6.78%) Apache
2 13 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.69%) CMS
3 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.69%) Drupal
4 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.66%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.69%) IaaS
1 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.27%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) DNS
1 4 (1.69%) DHCP
2 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.85%) HTTP
2 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.85%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) 802.15
2 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.85%) Wireless
2 2 (0.85%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.85%) LAN
2 2 (0.85%) WAN
2 2 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.36%) MySQL
4 12 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.69%) SQLite
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.32%) Subversion
3 14 (5.93%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (4.66%) TeamCity
4 11 (4.66%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.12%) JIRA
6 4 (1.69%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.27%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.27%) VectorCAST
7 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.85%) Mockito
8 2 (0.85%) JUnit
8 2 (0.85%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.85%) jMock
8 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.85%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (9.75%) Finance
2 17 (7.20%) Banking
3 16 (6.78%) Marketing
4 15 (6.36%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.93%) Aerospace
6 12 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 11 (4.66%) Military
8 9 (3.81%) Avionics
9 7 (2.97%) Electronics
10 4 (1.69%) Games
11 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.85%) Automotive
13 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 154 (65.25%) Software Engineer
2 122 (51.69%) Developer
3 52 (22.03%) C# Developer
4 46 (19.49%) C# Software Engineer
5 44 (18.64%) Software Developer
6 38 (16.10%) .NET Developer
7 30 (12.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 30 (12.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (11.44%) Java Developer
9 26 (11.02%) Programmer
10 25 (10.59%) .NET Software Engineer
11 24 (10.17%) C# Programmer
12 21 (8.90%) Developer Analyst
12 21 (8.90%) Software Programmer
12 21 (8.90%) Analyst
13 19 (8.05%) Agile C# Developer
14 17 (7.20%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (5.51%) Junior
16 12 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
17 11 (4.66%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (50.42%) .NET
2 46 (19.49%) XML
3 34 (14.41%) jQuery
4 33 (13.98%) .NET Framework
5 32 (13.56%) HTML
6 31 (13.14%) CSS
7 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET
8 26 (11.02%) WPF
8 26 (11.02%) MFC
9 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (9.75%) Web Services
10 18 (7.63%) Spring
11 17 (7.20%) JSON
12 16 (6.78%) WinForms
13 15 (6.36%) SOAP
14 14 (5.93%) Ajax
14 14 (5.93%) JSP
15 12 (5.08%) Spring MVC
15 12 (5.08%) JSF
15 12 (5.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.03%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.66%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (4.66%) Device Driver
5 9 (3.81%) Chip and PIN
6 6 (2.54%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.69%) GIS
8 3 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.85%) PMI
9 2 (0.85%) SCADA
9 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.85%) PKI
10 1 (0.42%) Blog
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Open Source
10 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (53.81%) Windows
2 63 (26.69%) Linux
3 38 (16.10%) Android
4 15 (6.36%) Apple iOS
5 14 (5.93%) VxWorks
6 7 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.27%) UNIX
8 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.85%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.39%) OO
2 50 (21.19%) TDD
3 48 (20.34%) Scrum
4 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (15.25%) Unit Testing
6 33 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (11.02%) UML
8 24 (10.17%) Multithreading
9 23 (9.75%) Project Management
10 21 (8.90%) MVC
10 21 (8.90%) OOD
11 19 (8.05%) OOP
12 16 (6.78%) Pair Programming
13 15 (6.36%) Web Development
14 14 (5.93%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.93%) Software Testing
14 14 (5.93%) Configuration Management
15 13 (5.51%) Integration Testing
16 12 (5.08%) Embedded Software Development
17 11 (4.66%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (65.68%) C++
2 137 (58.05%) C#
3 96 (40.68%) SQL
4 84 (35.59%) Java
5 74 (31.36%) C
6 37 (15.68%) JavaScript
7 25 (10.59%) Embedded C++
8 13 (5.51%) Embedded C
8 13 (5.51%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.12%) Ada
10 3 (1.27%) C++/CLI
11 2 (0.85%) XQuery
11 2 (0.85%) PHP
11 2 (0.85%) XPath
12 1 (0.42%) Python
12 1 (0.42%) Fortran
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (40.25%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.69%) MCP
2 4 (1.69%) MCSE
2 4 (1.69%) MCSA
2 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.27%) OCPJP
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.27%) ISEB
4 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.39%) DICOM
2 7 (2.97%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.85%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.85%) TickIT
4 1 (0.42%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (1.69%) UAG
1 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) SCCM
2 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.97%) Oracle
2 7 (2.97%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.54%) IBM
4 4 (1.69%) VMware
5 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.27%) HP
5 3 (1.27%) Sun
6 2 (0.85%) Citrix
6 2 (0.85%) QNX
7 1 (0.42%) Sybase
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Informatica
Horsham, West Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Sussex
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 23 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago