Period
to 11 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 118 120
Rank change year-on-year +36 +2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 14 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.91% 0.70% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.72% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 16
Median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +15.56% +25.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,000 £40,625
90th Percentile £62,750 £74,250 £59,375
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 1,168 1,932 2,230
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 96.31% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 1,644 1,834
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +31 10 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Eastbourne - 1 £43,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) REST
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Aerospace
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
3 7 (63.64%) WCF
3 7 (63.64%) GDPR
4 4 (36.36%) PaaS
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) CodeWarrior
3 1 (9.09%) REST Assured
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Aerospace
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) SDET
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) GDPR
2 3 (27.27%) QA