The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 22 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 10.51% 6.73% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.83% 6.98% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 9
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +5.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,300 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Software Engineer
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
360 473 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.04% 96.53% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 314 409 481
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Crawley

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (75.71%) Java
3 45 (64.29%) MySQL
4 44 (62.86%) Linux
5 42 (60.00%) JSP
5 42 (60.00%) Ajax
6 40 (57.14%) Apache
7 38 (54.29%) Servlets
7 38 (54.29%) Web Development
8 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
8 30 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 30 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (41.43%) Telecoms
10 27 (38.57%) MVC
10 27 (38.57%) JSON
10 27 (38.57%) Spring
10 27 (38.57%) Spring MVC
10 27 (38.57%) jQuery
11 25 (35.71%) UML
11 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
12 24 (34.29%) Degree
13 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
13 16 (22.86%) Windows
13 16 (22.86%) C++
13 16 (22.86%) J2EE
13 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
14 15 (21.43%) SQL
14 15 (21.43%) GIS
15 10 (14.29%) OO

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (57.14%) Apache
2 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (64.29%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 29 (41.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.43%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.43%) Automotive
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.00%) JSP
1 42 (60.00%) Ajax
2 38 (54.29%) Servlets
3 30 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 27 (38.57%) JSON
4 27 (38.57%) Spring
4 27 (38.57%) Spring MVC
4 27 (38.57%) jQuery
5 16 (22.86%) J2EE
6 9 (12.86%) CSS
6 9 (12.86%) HTML
7 8 (11.43%) J2SE
8 5 (7.14%) DirectX
9 3 (4.29%) WPF
9 3 (4.29%) .NET
9 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.86%) STL
10 2 (2.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.43%) GIS
3 9 (12.86%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Linux
2 30 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (22.86%) Windows
4 6 (8.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (54.29%) Web Development
3 27 (38.57%) MVC
4 25 (35.71%) UML
5 10 (14.29%) OO
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.43%) Validation
6 8 (11.43%) OOD
7 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) SDLC
8 4 (5.71%) Computer Architecture
9 3 (4.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 53 (75.71%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.86%) C++
4 15 (21.43%) SQL
5 7 (10.00%) C#
6 6 (8.57%) Assembly Language
7 4 (5.71%) C
8 2 (2.86%) VB
8 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 8 (11.43%) Progress
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
Crawley, West Sussex
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