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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 82 118 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.62% 10.23% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 13.87% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 103
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1026 851 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.88% 73.81% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 900 734 975
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -22 29 £42,500 - 3
Horsham -5 22 £35,000 +18.64%
Burgess Hill -3 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Gatwick -5 8 £45,000 -30.76%
Haywards Heath - 7 £42,500 -
Worthing - 4 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 124 (62.94%) C++
2 110 (55.84%) C#
3 99 (50.25%) .NET
4 90 (45.69%) Windows
5 79 (40.10%) Degree
6 75 (38.07%) SQL
7 69 (35.03%) C
7 69 (35.03%) Java
8 66 (33.50%) Linux
9 51 (25.89%) Visual Studio
10 48 (24.37%) XML
11 42 (21.32%) Computer Science
12 40 (20.30%) TDD
13 37 (18.78%) Android
14 36 (18.27%) OO
15 34 (17.26%) JavaScript
15 34 (17.26%) Scrum
15 34 (17.26%) jQuery
16 33 (16.75%) HTML
16 33 (16.75%) SQL Server
17 32 (16.24%) CSS
18 29 (14.72%) Unit Testing
19 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (13.20%) MFC
20 25 (12.69%) Project Management
20 25 (12.69%) Microsoft
20 25 (12.69%) .NET Framework
20 25 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (11.68%) WPF
22 22 (11.17%) Embedded C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (5.58%) Apache
1 11 (5.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.03%) CMS
2 4 (2.03%) Drupal
2 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.57%) MS Office
3 4 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.03%) IaaS
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.03%) DHCP
1 4 (2.03%) DNS
1 4 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.02%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.02%) LAN
3 2 (1.02%) WAN
3 2 (1.02%) 802.15
3 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.02%) Wireless
3 2 (1.02%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.61%) MySQL
3 12 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.03%) SQLite
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (25.89%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.15%) Subversion
3 11 (5.58%) TeamCity
3 11 (5.58%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (4.57%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.52%) VectorCAST
5 3 (1.52%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.02%) NetBeans
6 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.02%) JIRA
6 2 (1.02%) jMock
6 2 (1.02%) JUnit
6 2 (1.02%) Mockito
6 2 (1.02%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (10.15%) Finance
2 14 (7.11%) Banking
2 14 (7.11%) Marketing
3 13 (6.60%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.58%) Aerospace
5 10 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.57%) Military
6 9 (4.57%) Avionics
7 6 (3.05%) Electronics
8 4 (2.03%) Games
9 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Retail
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 130 (65.99%) Software Engineer
2 114 (57.87%) Developer
3 48 (24.37%) C# Developer
4 46 (23.35%) C# Software Engineer
5 41 (20.81%) .NET Developer
6 37 (18.78%) Software Developer
7 30 (15.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (13.71%) .NET Software Engineer
9 26 (13.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 26 (13.20%) Java Developer
10 21 (10.66%) Programmer
11 19 (9.64%) Analyst
11 19 (9.64%) Developer Analyst
11 19 (9.64%) Software Programmer
11 19 (9.64%) C# Programmer
12 17 (8.63%) Agile C# Developer
13 16 (8.12%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (7.11%) Java Software Engineer
15 12 (6.09%) Junior
16 11 (5.58%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (50.25%) .NET
2 48 (24.37%) XML
3 34 (17.26%) jQuery
4 33 (16.75%) HTML
5 32 (16.24%) CSS
6 26 (13.20%) MFC
7 25 (12.69%) .NET Framework
8 23 (11.68%) WPF
9 20 (10.15%) ASP.NET
10 19 (9.64%) JSON
11 16 (8.12%) Spring
11 16 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (7.61%) JSP
13 14 (7.11%) WinForms
14 13 (6.60%) Web Services
14 13 (6.60%) Spring MVC
14 13 (6.60%) Ajax
14 13 (6.60%) Servlets
15 12 (6.09%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.32%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.11%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.58%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (4.57%) Device Driver
4 9 (4.57%) Chip and PIN
5 7 (3.55%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.02%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) SCADA
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) Blog
8 1 (0.51%) iPhone
8 1 (0.51%) Open Source
8 1 (0.51%) Firmware
8 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.51%) PMI
8 1 (0.51%) VHDL
8 1 (0.51%) Verilog
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 90 (45.69%) Windows
2 66 (33.50%) Linux
3 37 (18.78%) Android
4 14 (7.11%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.58%) VxWorks
6 5 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.52%) UNIX
9 2 (1.02%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.30%) TDD
2 36 (18.27%) OO
3 34 (17.26%) Scrum
4 29 (14.72%) Unit Testing
5 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (12.69%) Project Management
6 25 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.64%) Multithreading
8 16 (8.12%) Pair Programming
9 14 (7.11%) MVC
9 14 (7.11%) OOP
10 13 (6.60%) Web Development
11 12 (6.09%) Software Testing
11 12 (6.09%) UML
11 12 (6.09%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (5.58%) OOD
12 11 (5.58%) Integration Testing
13 10 (5.08%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.57%) Communications Security
14 9 (4.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.94%) C++
2 110 (55.84%) C#
3 75 (38.07%) SQL
4 69 (35.03%) C
4 69 (35.03%) Java
5 34 (17.26%) JavaScript
6 22 (11.17%) Embedded C++
7 9 (4.57%) Embedded C
8 5 (2.54%) Ada
9 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.02%) XQuery
11 2 (1.02%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.02%) XPath
11 2 (1.02%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.51%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) Fortran
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (40.10%) Degree
2 4 (2.03%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.03%) MCP
2 4 (2.03%) MCSE
2 4 (2.03%) MCSA
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.51%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.03%) DICOM
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.51%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (2.03%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) SCCM
2 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.54%) Red Hat
2 5 (2.54%) IBM
3 4 (2.03%) VMware
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle
5 2 (1.02%) QNX
5 2 (1.02%) HP
5 2 (1.02%) Citrix
5 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.51%) Informatica
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
6 1 (0.51%) Sybase
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Sun
West Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (+ Benefits Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago