Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 27 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 201 155 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.87% 8.53% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 9.40% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 159 143 140
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 1,949 1,649 1,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.01% 90.75% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 1,450 1,655
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 15 July 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 15 July 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 0 169 £45,000 - 13
Uckfield -1 20 £45,000 -
Eastbourne -7 5 £45,500 +12.35%
Hove - 2 £75,000 - 1
Crowborough - 2 £35,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
2 85 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (33.33%) Java
4 64 (31.84%) React
5 62 (30.85%) MySQL
6 61 (30.35%) Scrum
6 61 (30.35%) Linux
6 61 (30.35%) AngularJS
7 60 (29.85%) MVC
8 59 (29.35%) PHP
9 51 (25.37%) Git (software)
10 48 (23.88%) C#
11 44 (21.89%) Web Development
12 43 (21.39%) .NET
13 40 (19.90%) Amazon AWS
14 39 (19.40%) Mentoring
15 34 (16.92%) SDLC
15 34 (16.92%) QA
16 33 (16.42%) C++
16 33 (16.42%) Relational Database
17 32 (15.92%) SQL
17 32 (15.92%) Python
17 32 (15.92%) Degree
18 31 (15.42%) Computer Science
18 31 (15.42%) Unit Testing
19 30 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (14.93%) Open Source
19 30 (14.93%) OOP
19 30 (14.93%) C
20 29 (14.43%) OO

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 25 (12.44%) Apache
2 24 (11.94%) CMS
3 12 (5.97%) nginx
4 11 (5.47%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.48%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.99%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.49%) Confluence
7 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.00%) JBoss
8 2 (1.00%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.90%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.46%) GitHub
3 3 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.00%) HTTP
1 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) Extranet
2 1 (0.50%) GSM
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) RS-232
2 1 (0.50%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.85%) MySQL
2 33 (16.42%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.46%) Redis
4 12 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.98%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.48%) Big Data
8 6 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.99%) HBase
8 6 (2.99%) Impala
9 3 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.00%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (1.00%) GIS
10 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.50%) icCube
Development Applications
1 51 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.96%) Bitbucket
3 15 (7.46%) git-flow
4 13 (6.47%) Maven
5 12 (5.97%) JIRA
6 11 (5.47%) webpack
7 9 (4.48%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.99%) JUnit
9 6 (2.99%) Mockito
10 5 (2.49%) Gradle
10 5 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.99%) Selenium
12 3 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.49%) Subversion
13 2 (1.00%) Grunt
13 2 (1.00%) gulp
14 1 (0.50%) CircleCI
14 1 (0.50%) Flyway
14 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (7.46%) Games
2 13 (6.47%) Marketing
3 10 (4.98%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.48%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 114 (56.72%) Developer
2 62 (30.85%) Software Engineer
3 42 (20.90%) PHP Developer
4 29 (14.43%) Java Developer
5 28 (13.93%) Senior Developer
6 26 (12.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (11.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (10.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (6.97%) Embedded Engineer
10 14 (6.97%) JavaScript Engineer
11 13 (6.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 13 (6.47%) Java Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.98%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (4.48%) Python Developer
14 9 (4.48%) Software Developer
15 8 (3.98%) Product Manager
15 8 (3.98%) Senior Java Engineer
15 8 (3.98%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.84%) React
2 61 (30.35%) AngularJS
3 43 (21.39%) .NET
4 25 (12.44%) CSS
4 25 (12.44%) LAMP
5 21 (10.45%) jQuery
5 21 (10.45%) Web Services
6 19 (9.45%) HTML
7 17 (8.46%) Django
7 17 (8.46%) Java EE
8 15 (7.46%) Ajax
8 15 (7.46%) Hibernate
9 14 (6.97%) Jest
9 14 (6.97%) Redux
9 14 (6.97%) RESTful
9 14 (6.97%) Sass
10 13 (6.47%) Node.js
10 13 (6.47%) Spring
11 12 (5.97%) LESS
11 12 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.42%) Computer Science
2 28 (13.93%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (9.45%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.97%) User Experience
5 4 (1.99%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.50%) Blog
7 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) SCORM
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.35%) Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
2 4 (1.99%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) CentOS
3 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.00%) ThreadX
5 1 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Unix
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.35%) Scrum
3 60 (29.85%) MVC
4 44 (21.89%) Web Development
5 39 (19.40%) Mentoring
6 34 (16.92%) SDLC
7 31 (15.42%) Unit Testing
8 30 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (14.93%) OOP
8 30 (14.93%) Open Source
9 29 (14.43%) OO
10 28 (13.93%) Release Management
11 25 (12.44%) Test Automation
12 21 (10.45%) Code Coverage
12 21 (10.45%) Deployment Automation
12 21 (10.45%) Open Source Development
12 21 (10.45%) Source Code Analysis
13 20 (9.95%) Coaching
13 20 (9.95%) Front End Development
14 16 (7.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
2 67 (33.33%) Java
3 59 (29.35%) PHP
4 48 (23.88%) C#
5 33 (16.42%) C++
6 32 (15.92%) Python
6 32 (15.92%) SQL
7 30 (14.93%) C
8 15 (7.46%) ActionScript
9 12 (5.97%) Ruby
10 11 (5.47%) Go
11 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.48%) Lua
11 9 (4.48%) Perl
12 2 (1.00%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.00%) ES6
12 2 (1.00%) Groovy
12 2 (1.00%) Java 8
13 1 (0.50%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.50%) ES7
Qualifications
1 32 (15.92%) Degree
2 22 (10.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.92%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.98%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) Ansible
2 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.49%) Puppet
3 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.50%) Proxmox
4 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (3.98%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.98%) Oracle
2 6 (2.99%) Cloudera
3 3 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (0.50%) DocuSign
4 1 (0.50%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.50%) PayPal
4 1 (0.50%) Vertica
4 1 (0.50%) Xamarin