The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 117 194 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.89% 15.51% 17.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.37% 17.49% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 111 190 210
Median salary £44,250 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.62% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 946 1109 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.08% 88.65% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1015 975
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Crawley -3 55 £44,250 +10.62% 5
Gatwick +9 25 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Worthing -2 15 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Horsham -8 13 £30,000 -25.00%
Burgess Hill +10 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Haywards Heath -2 4 £52,500 -17.64%
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 158 (72.48%) C#
2 150 (68.81%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (64.68%) .NET
4 99 (45.41%) .NET Framework
5 97 (44.50%) Degree
6 96 (44.04%) C++
7 94 (43.12%) Unit Testing
8 75 (34.40%) Windows
9 74 (33.94%) JavaScript
9 74 (33.94%) MVC
10 67 (30.73%) Visual Studio
11 66 (30.28%) Scrum
12 65 (29.82%) SQL
13 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
14 61 (27.98%) ASP.NET
15 55 (25.23%) OO
16 51 (23.39%) Entity Framework
17 47 (21.56%) WCF
18 45 (20.64%) AngularJS
19 44 (20.18%) Relational Database
20 41 (18.81%) HTML
20 41 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
21 40 (18.35%) MySQL
21 40 (18.35%) Computer Science
22 39 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (17.89%) UML
22 39 (17.89%) REST
23 37 (16.97%) OOP
24 36 (16.51%) CSS
25 35 (16.06%) jQuery

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.38%) Confluence
2 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.46%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.17%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.21%) SaaS
5 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.96%) HTTP
2 8 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.83%) DHCP
3 4 (1.83%) DNS
3 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.83%) PPP
3 4 (1.83%) RS-232
3 4 (1.83%) RS-485
4 3 (1.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.92%) SSL
6 1 (0.46%) Internet
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 44 (20.18%) Relational Database
3 40 (18.35%) MySQL
4 20 (9.17%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (30.73%) Visual Studio
2 31 (14.22%) Git (software)
3 29 (13.30%) JIRA
3 29 (13.30%) JSUnit
4 23 (10.55%) Subversion
5 15 (6.88%) Selenium
6 12 (5.50%) JMeter
6 12 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (5.50%) SpecFlow
6 12 (5.50%) TeamCity
6 12 (5.50%) WebDriver
7 11 (5.05%) PHPUnit
8 5 (2.29%) NUnit
9 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.38%) LINQPad
10 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.92%) Maven
11 2 (0.92%) MSTest
11 2 (0.92%) StarTeam
12 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (5.96%) Finance
2 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.29%) Electronics
4 4 (1.83%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.92%) Avionics
5 2 (0.92%) Banking
5 2 (0.92%) Games
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (54.59%) Developer
2 85 (38.99%) Software Engineer
3 73 (33.49%) C# Developer
4 52 (23.85%) .NET Developer
5 45 (20.64%) C++ Developer
6 42 (19.27%) C++ Software Engineer
7 41 (18.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (16.97%) C++/C# Developer
8 37 (16.97%) Software Developer
9 35 (16.06%) C# Software Engineer
10 28 (12.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 27 (12.39%) C# Software Developer
12 26 (11.93%) Senior Developer
13 24 (11.01%) SQL Developer
14 21 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 21 (9.63%) SQL Server Developer
15 20 (9.17%) Lead C# Developer
15 20 (9.17%) Lead Developer
15 20 (9.17%) Senior C# Developer
15 20 (9.17%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (64.68%) .NET
2 99 (45.41%) .NET Framework
3 61 (27.98%) ASP.NET
4 51 (23.39%) Entity Framework
5 47 (21.56%) WCF
6 45 (20.64%) AngularJS
7 41 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (18.81%) HTML
8 39 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (17.89%) REST
9 36 (16.51%) CSS
10 35 (16.06%) jQuery
11 34 (15.60%) Web Services
12 20 (9.17%) SOAP
13 15 (6.88%) HTML5
14 12 (5.50%) Ajax
15 11 (5.05%) CSS3
15 11 (5.05%) Silex
15 11 (5.05%) Symfony
16 10 (4.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.35%) Computer Science
2 35 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.21%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.21%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.83%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Blog
7 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (34.40%) Windows
2 30 (13.76%) Linux
3 3 (1.38%) Unix
3 3 (1.38%) VMS
3 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (68.81%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (43.12%) Unit Testing
3 74 (33.94%) MVC
4 66 (30.28%) Scrum
5 55 (25.23%) OO
6 39 (17.89%) UML
7 37 (16.97%) OOP
8 34 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (12.39%) Refactoring
9 27 (12.39%) TDD
10 24 (11.01%) Web Development
11 22 (10.09%) Mathematics
12 21 (9.63%) SDLC
13 20 (9.17%) Multithreading
14 19 (8.72%) Test Automation
15 18 (8.26%) Domain-Driven Design
15 18 (8.26%) SOA
16 15 (6.88%) Multithreaded Programming
16 15 (6.88%) MVVM
16 15 (6.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 158 (72.48%) C#
2 96 (44.04%) C++
3 74 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 65 (29.82%) SQL
5 31 (14.22%) VB.NET
6 27 (12.39%) Java
7 23 (10.55%) C
8 18 (8.26%) Python
9 13 (5.96%) Assembly Language
9 13 (5.96%) Perl
10 11 (5.05%) PHP
10 11 (5.05%) Ruby
11 9 (4.13%) Fortran
12 7 (3.21%) VB
13 5 (2.29%) Scala
14 4 (1.83%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.38%) Groovy
16 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (44.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.38%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Firmware
2 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.72%) Oracle
3 11 (5.05%) Zend
4 3 (1.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.92%) Mercator
5 2 (0.92%) Progress
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
TRG
Salary: 26000-28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 8 days ago