Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Burgess Hill during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 78 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Burgess Hill 55.71% 31.65% 31.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.12% 35.21% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76 25 53
Burgess Hill median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £51,250
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Burgess Hill
Permanent vacancies in Burgess Hill with a recognized job title 139 71 167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.29% 89.87% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 126 68 155
Burgess Hill median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +25.93%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,875 £61,250
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Burgess Hill

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Burgess Hill.

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 17 January 2018, 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 78 (100.00%) C++
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (97.44%) TDD
2 76 (97.44%) STL
2 76 (97.44%) MFC
2 76 (97.44%) Windows
2 76 (97.44%) C#
3 52 (66.67%) Degree
4 50 (64.10%) Computer Science
4 50 (64.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 50 (64.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 50 (64.10%) UML
4 50 (64.10%) Visual Studio
5 26 (33.33%) Web Services
5 26 (33.33%) XML
5 26 (33.33%) SQL
5 26 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 26 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
5 26 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (2.56%) Image Processing
6 2 (2.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.56%) GLSL
6 2 (2.56%) OpenCV
6 2 (2.56%) HLSL
6 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Vision
6 2 (2.56%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.56%) DirectX

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 50 (64.10%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (97.44%) MFC
1 76 (97.44%) STL
2 50 (64.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 26 (33.33%) Web Services
3 26 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) DirectX
4 2 (2.56%) OpenCV
4 2 (2.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.10%) Computer Science
2 26 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 26 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 76 (97.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (97.44%) TDD
3 50 (64.10%) UML
4 26 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 26 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Vision
5 2 (2.56%) Image Processing
5 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.56%) Regression Testing
5 2 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C++
2 76 (97.44%) C#
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (2.56%) GLSL
4 2 (2.56%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 50 (64.10%) Computer Science Degree