The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.44% 0.40% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.41% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.90% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £51,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 879 979 1160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.78% 98.59% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 796 887 986
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Lewes - 2 - -
Brighton +1 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 East Sussex region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (12.50%) SysML
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Avionics
6 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
6 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Avionics
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) DO-178B