The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Burgess Hill during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
West Sussex / Burgess Hill
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 13 4
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Burgess Hill 58.33% 38.04% 30.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 63.64% 40.23% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 13
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Burgess Hill. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Burgess Hill
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11 87 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Burgess Hill 91.67% 94.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 87 45
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Burgess Hill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Burgess Hill that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Burgess Hill

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Burgess Hill

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Burgess Hill.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Burgess Hill

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Burgess Hill

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Burgess Hill region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
5 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (63.64%) UML
5 7 (63.64%) MFC
5 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
5 7 (63.64%) STL
5 7 (63.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) VMS
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) Games
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 1 (9.09%) GLSL
8 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
8 1 (9.09%) HLSL
8 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Burgess Hill 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (63.64%) MFC
1 7 (63.64%) STL
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) DirectX
3 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
3 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Vision
7 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
7 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) GLSL
4 1 (9.09%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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