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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 59 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.85% 2.27% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.31% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 17
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
415 389 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 95.84% 98.23% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 368 343 449
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 20 (60.61%) Apache
4 19 (57.58%) Java
5 17 (51.52%) Telecoms
5 17 (51.52%) MySQL
5 17 (51.52%) Tomcat
5 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
5 17 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (51.52%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (27.27%) C#
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) HTML
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 5 (15.15%) Degree
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
10 4 (12.12%) Workflow Management
10 4 (12.12%) Fiddler
10 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (60.61%) Apache
2 17 (51.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) NUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Fiddler
2 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.12%) LoadUI
3 3 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 3 (9.09%) Behat
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (51.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.12%) HTML5
4 4 (12.12%) CSS3
4 4 (12.12%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) DOM
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) DirectX
7 1 (3.03%) Ajax
7 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (3.03%) Qt
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
1 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.12%) MapReduce
4 4 (12.12%) User Stories
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) Workflow Management
4 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) SOA
4 4 (12.12%) Code Coverage
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) iptables
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Progress