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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 44 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 4.10% 2.68% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 2.77% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 18
Average salary £22,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
355 433 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 96.99% 96.65% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 321 381 452
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
1 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 29 (58.00%) Apache
3 26 (52.00%) Java
4 24 (48.00%) C#
5 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) MySQL
8 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (36.00%) Tomcat
8 18 (36.00%) CSS
8 18 (36.00%) Telecoms
8 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
8 18 (36.00%) jQuery
8 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (36.00%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (34.00%) SQL
10 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (30.00%) MVC
11 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (28.00%) TDD
13 13 (26.00%) OO
13 13 (26.00%) Degree
13 13 (26.00%) BDD
14 12 (24.00%) REST
14 12 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (24.00%) SDLC
14 12 (24.00%) PHP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 29 (58.00%) Apache
2 18 (36.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (22.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) DHCP
1 11 (22.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) MySQL
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.00%) PHPUnit
2 11 (22.00%) Behat
3 9 (18.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (18.00%) NUnit
4 4 (8.00%) Selenium
4 4 (8.00%) Fiddler
4 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (8.00%) LoadUI
5 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) HTML
1 18 (36.00%) CSS
1 18 (36.00%) jQuery
1 18 (36.00%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (24.00%) REST
3 11 (22.00%) Web Services
4 8 (16.00%) .NET
4 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) SOAP
7 4 (8.00%) DOM
8 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.00%) StructureMap
9 2 (4.00%) DirectX
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (22.00%) UNIX
4 5 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) VxWorks
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (30.00%) MVC
5 14 (28.00%) TDD
6 13 (26.00%) OO
6 13 (26.00%) BDD
7 12 (24.00%) SDLC
7 12 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (22.00%) User Stories
8 11 (22.00%) OO PHP
9 9 (18.00%) Workflow Management
9 9 (18.00%) Performance Testing
9 9 (18.00%) Code Coverage
9 9 (18.00%) Workflow
10 4 (8.00%) SOA
10 4 (8.00%) MapReduce
11 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) PHP
6 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (22.00%) Python
7 10 (20.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.00%) VB6
9 1 (2.00%) VB
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) iptables
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Progress
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle