Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 153 156 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.47% 7.14% 10.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 8.18% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 143 135 196
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1634 1907 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 90.48% 87.32% 86.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1665 1644
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £69,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in East Sussex

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 +11 138 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Lewes +7 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Uckfield 0 4 £45,000 -
Eastbourne +3 1 £40,500 -2.41%
Hastings +3 1 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 91 (59.48%) HTML
2 88 (57.52%) CSS
3 85 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (54.90%) JavaScript
5 68 (44.44%) Scrum
6 64 (41.83%) AngularJS
7 63 (41.18%) Web Development
8 61 (39.87%) Linux
9 38 (24.84%) C#
10 35 (22.88%) .NET
11 33 (21.57%) C++
12 31 (20.26%) Python
12 31 (20.26%) TDD
12 31 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (19.61%) MVC
13 30 (19.61%) Front End Development
14 27 (17.65%) C
14 27 (17.65%) React
15 26 (16.99%) Node.js
16 25 (16.34%) SQL
17 24 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (15.69%) Sass
17 24 (15.69%) RESTful
18 23 (15.03%) Django
19 22 (14.38%) Java
19 22 (14.38%) BDD
20 21 (13.73%) User Experience
20 21 (13.73%) Backbone.js
21 20 (13.07%) jQuery
22 16 (10.46%) MySQL

Software Engineering
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 5 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (3.27%) JBoss
1 5 (3.27%) WordPress
2 2 (1.31%) Confluence
2 2 (1.31%) IIS
2 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.61%) Heroku
4 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) Modbus
1 1 (0.65%) MQTT
1 1 (0.65%) RS-232
1 1 (0.65%) RS-485
1 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) MySQL
2 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.27%) JIRA
3 5 (3.27%) Subversion
3 5 (3.27%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.61%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.61%) JUnit
4 4 (2.61%) Maven
4 4 (2.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.31%) Ant
5 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.65%) Gradle
6 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (7.19%) Electronics
2 5 (3.27%) Games
2 5 (3.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Avionics
6 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (75.16%) Developer
2 29 (18.95%) Software Engineer
3 26 (16.99%) C# Developer
4 24 (15.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (15.03%) Django Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Python Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Python/Django Developer
6 21 (13.73%) Embedded Engineer
7 20 (13.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 20 (13.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (13.07%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.42%) Java Developer
9 14 (9.15%) C++ Developer
9 14 (9.15%) Software Developer
10 13 (8.50%) Angular Developer
10 13 (8.50%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (6.54%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 10 (6.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (6.54%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (59.48%) HTML
2 88 (57.52%) CSS
3 64 (41.83%) AngularJS
4 35 (22.88%) .NET
5 27 (17.65%) React
6 26 (16.99%) Node.js
7 24 (15.69%) RESTful
7 24 (15.69%) Sass
7 24 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (15.03%) Django
9 21 (13.73%) Backbone.js
10 20 (13.07%) jQuery
11 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 15 (9.80%) Ember.js
12 14 (9.15%) Entity Framework
13 13 (8.50%) Ajax
13 13 (8.50%) J2EE
14 12 (7.84%) SOAP
15 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (6.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) User Experience
2 14 (9.15%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.31%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.31%) Social Media
6 2 (1.31%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.31%) VLE
7 1 (0.65%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.65%) CPLD
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.87%) Linux
2 13 (8.50%) Windows
3 4 (2.61%) Unix
4 2 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.31%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (44.44%) Scrum
3 63 (41.18%) Web Development
4 31 (20.26%) TDD
5 30 (19.61%) Front End Development
5 30 (19.61%) MVC
6 22 (14.38%) BDD
7 13 (8.50%) OOD
8 12 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.84%) SDLC
9 10 (6.54%) OOP
10 9 (5.88%) DevOps
10 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.23%) Computer Vision
11 8 (5.23%) Image Processing
11 8 (5.23%) OO
11 8 (5.23%) Test Automation
11 8 (5.23%) Visualisation
12 7 (4.58%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 38 (24.84%) C#
3 33 (21.57%) C++
4 31 (20.26%) Python
5 27 (17.65%) C
6 25 (16.34%) SQL
7 22 (14.38%) Java
8 12 (7.84%) PHP
9 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.27%) Lua
10 4 (2.61%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.96%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.31%) ES6
13 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.31%) ISEB
3 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.92%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) MISRA
3 2 (1.31%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (4.58%) Oracle
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.27%) PayPal
3 2 (1.31%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.31%) Facebook
3 2 (1.31%) Twitter
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