The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 33 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 35 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 8.54% 4.48% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.73% 4.58% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 19
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
401 393 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.80% 97.76% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 342 333 472
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,690 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £57,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Crawley region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Crawley

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 35 (63.64%) Apache
3 33 (60.00%) Java
4 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
5 28 (50.91%) C#
6 26 (47.27%) JavaScript
6 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
7 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
8 22 (40.00%) HTML
8 22 (40.00%) SQL
8 22 (40.00%) CSS
9 21 (38.18%) MVC
10 20 (36.36%) jQuery
10 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
11 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
11 19 (34.55%) MySQL
11 19 (34.55%) Telecoms
11 19 (34.55%) TDD
11 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
11 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (34.55%) BDD
11 19 (34.55%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (32.73%) Degree
13 17 (30.91%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (30.91%) REST
13 17 (30.91%) OO
13 17 (30.91%) PHP
14 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
14 16 (29.09%) Python

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (63.64%) Apache
2 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
3 16 (29.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) DHCP
1 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) PHPUnit
1 16 (29.09%) Behat
2 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.73%) NUnit
3 7 (12.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (34.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) HTML
1 22 (40.00%) CSS
2 20 (36.36%) jQuery
3 19 (34.55%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (30.91%) REST
5 16 (29.09%) Web Services
6 8 (14.55%) .NET
6 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.09%) HTML5
8 4 (7.27%) CSS3
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.45%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.45%) StructureMap
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.64%) DirectX
11 1 (1.82%) JSF
11 1 (1.82%) DOM
11 1 (1.82%) J2EE
11 1 (1.82%) SOAP
11 1 (1.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
1 3 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (29.09%) UNIX
4 5 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
2 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
3 21 (38.18%) MVC
4 19 (34.55%) TDD
4 19 (34.55%) BDD
5 17 (30.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (30.91%) OO
6 16 (29.09%) OO PHP
6 16 (29.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.18%) User Stories
9 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Workflow Management
9 7 (12.73%) Code Coverage
9 7 (12.73%) Workflow
10 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.45%) Scrum
11 3 (5.45%) OOD
11 3 (5.45%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) Java
2 28 (50.91%) C#
3 26 (47.27%) JavaScript
4 22 (40.00%) SQL
5 17 (30.91%) PHP
6 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
6 16 (29.09%) Python
7 15 (27.27%) C++
8 4 (7.27%) VB6
8 4 (7.27%) VB
8 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) iptables
2 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Progress