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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 48 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.31% 4.20% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 4.32% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 3
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
383 533 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 98.21% 97.44% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 337 449 479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 27 (93.10%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
4 16 (55.17%) C#
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) .NET
7 12 (41.38%) WPF
7 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 12 (41.38%) WinForms
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
7 12 (41.38%) Banking
7 12 (41.38%) Investment Banking
7 12 (41.38%) Marketing
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
8 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (24.14%) C
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) Java
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) JSP
10 6 (20.69%) SOAP
10 6 (20.69%) J2EE
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) RESTful
10 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
11 4 (13.79%) OO

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
1 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
1 12 (41.38%) Banking
1 12 (41.38%) Investment Banking
1 12 (41.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) WPF
2 12 (41.38%) WinForms
3 10 (34.48%) CSS
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
4 6 (20.69%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) XHTML
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C++
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
4 7 (24.14%) C
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Tcl
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Perforce
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