Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 225 184 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.19% 9.46% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.74% 10.18% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 189 172 132
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,917 1,808 1,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.82% 92.91% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,596 1,618
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,125 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +6 201 £47,500 +5.56% 25
Uckfield -11 10 £45,000 -25.00%
Eastbourne - 5 £46,000 - 1
Hove - 2 £60,500 - 4
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 106 (47.11%) JavaScript
2 94 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (30.22%) Java
4 67 (29.78%) React
5 63 (28.00%) MySQL
6 57 (25.33%) Scrum
7 53 (23.56%) Git (software)
7 53 (23.56%) AngularJS
8 45 (20.00%) Linux
9 44 (19.56%) PHP
9 44 (19.56%) MVC
9 44 (19.56%) Web Development
10 37 (16.44%) Python
10 37 (16.44%) C++
11 35 (15.56%) SDLC
12 33 (14.67%) Front End Development
13 32 (14.22%) C#
14 31 (13.78%) Degree
15 30 (13.33%) C
16 28 (12.44%) QA
16 28 (12.44%) Unit Testing
17 27 (12.00%) OOP
17 27 (12.00%) CSS
17 27 (12.00%) Apache
17 27 (12.00%) LAMP
17 27 (12.00%) Relational Database
18 26 (11.56%) Spring
18 26 (11.56%) OO
18 26 (11.56%) Marketing
18 26 (11.56%) Amazon AWS

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 27 (12.00%) Apache
2 24 (10.67%) CMS
3 10 (4.44%) nginx
3 10 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.33%) Confluence
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.89%) JBoss
6 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.56%) GitHub
3 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.33%) PaaS
6 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (28.00%) MySQL
2 27 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.78%) Redis
4 10 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.11%) Big Data
5 7 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.67%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.67%) HBase
6 6 (2.67%) Impala
7 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.89%) GIS
9 2 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.44%) icCube
Development Applications
1 53 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.11%) JIRA
3 17 (7.56%) Bitbucket
4 12 (5.33%) Maven
5 11 (4.89%) git-flow
5 11 (4.89%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.56%) JUnit
6 8 (3.56%) Mockito
7 6 (2.67%) Gradle
8 5 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (2.22%) webpack
9 4 (1.78%) CMake
9 4 (1.78%) Selenium
10 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.89%) Mocha
10 2 (0.89%) Subversion
11 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (11.56%) Marketing
2 17 (7.56%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.00%) Finance
3 9 (4.00%) Games
4 6 (2.67%) Advertising
5 4 (1.78%) Automotive
5 4 (1.78%) Electronics
5 4 (1.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 121 (53.78%) Developer
2 68 (30.22%) Software Engineer
3 45 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 45 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 43 (19.11%) PHP Developer
5 27 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (8.89%) Embedded Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) Product Owner
8 18 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.33%) Product Manager
10 10 (4.44%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
12 7 (3.11%) Java Engineer
12 7 (3.11%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (2.67%) Database Engineer
13 6 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
13 6 (2.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.78%) React
2 53 (23.56%) AngularJS
3 27 (12.00%) CSS
3 27 (12.00%) LAMP
4 26 (11.56%) Spring
5 25 (11.11%) HTML
6 23 (10.22%) .NET
7 19 (8.44%) J2EE
8 16 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (7.11%) XML
9 15 (6.67%) Ajax
10 12 (5.33%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.33%) Jest
10 12 (5.33%) RESTful
10 12 (5.33%) Web Services
11 11 (4.89%) jQuery
12 9 (4.00%) Django
12 9 (4.00%) JPA
12 9 (4.00%) REST
12 9 (4.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.67%) Computer Science
1 24 (10.67%) User Experience
2 21 (9.33%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (8.44%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (4.89%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.78%) Fintech
7 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (1.78%) Windows
4 3 (1.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.89%) CentOS
5 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.44%) Unix
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.33%) Scrum
3 44 (19.56%) MVC
3 44 (19.56%) Web Development
4 35 (15.56%) SDLC
5 33 (14.67%) Front End Development
6 28 (12.44%) Unit Testing
7 27 (12.00%) OOP
8 26 (11.56%) OO
9 23 (10.22%) Mentoring
10 20 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 20 (8.89%) Open Source
10 20 (8.89%) Personalization
10 20 (8.89%) Product Marketing
11 19 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (8.44%) Release Management
11 19 (8.44%) TDD
12 16 (7.11%) Machine Learning
13 13 (5.78%) BDD
13 13 (5.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.11%) JavaScript
2 68 (30.22%) Java
3 44 (19.56%) PHP
4 37 (16.44%) C++
4 37 (16.44%) Python
5 32 (14.22%) C#
6 30 (13.33%) C
7 24 (10.67%) SQL
8 18 (8.00%) TypeScript
9 16 (7.11%) Bash Shell
9 16 (7.11%) Lua
10 12 (5.33%) Go
11 6 (2.67%) ES6
12 5 (2.22%) ActionScript
12 5 (2.22%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.78%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.33%) F#
14 3 (1.33%) Java 8
14 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (13.78%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.44%) QA
2 4 (1.78%) JTAG
3 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Firmware
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) Ansible
2 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.44%) Proxmox
3 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (3.56%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.56%) Oracle
2 6 (2.67%) Cloudera
3 5 (2.22%) Peoplefluent
4 2 (0.89%) VMware
5 1 (0.44%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.44%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.44%) PayPal
5 1 (0.44%) Vertica