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 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 Engineer
Rank 51 42 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 19 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.70% 4.80% 10.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 4.88% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 40
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
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 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 1 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 52 (94.55%) Software Engineering
2 41 (74.55%) Linux
3 40 (72.73%) Java
4 32 (58.18%) MySQL
4 32 (58.18%) Apache
5 27 (49.09%) Ajax
5 27 (49.09%) Web Development
5 27 (49.09%) JSP
5 27 (49.09%) Servlets
6 25 (45.45%) Tomcat
6 25 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 25 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
7 20 (36.36%) jQuery
7 20 (36.36%) JSON
7 20 (36.36%) Spring MVC
7 20 (36.36%) MVC
7 20 (36.36%) Spring
8 17 (30.91%) Degree
9 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
9 16 (29.09%) C++
10 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 15 (27.27%) Windows
10 15 (27.27%) UML
11 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 10 (18.18%) HTML
12 10 (18.18%) CSS
12 10 (18.18%) Progress
12 10 (18.18%) Validation

Software Engineer
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 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 32 (58.18%) Apache
2 25 (45.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 25 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.55%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) JSP
1 27 (49.09%) Servlets
1 27 (49.09%) Ajax
2 25 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (36.36%) jQuery
3 20 (36.36%) Spring
3 20 (36.36%) JSON
3 20 (36.36%) Spring MVC
4 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 10 (18.18%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) J2EE
5 8 (14.55%) J2SE
6 5 (9.09%) DirectX
7 2 (3.64%) WPF
8 1 (1.82%) MFC
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.73%) GIS
4 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (27.27%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Software Engineering
2 27 (49.09%) Web Development
3 20 (36.36%) MVC
4 15 (27.27%) UML
5 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.18%) Validation
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) OOD
6 8 (14.55%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.09%) SDLC
8 5 (9.09%) Computer Architecture
9 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.64%) MVVM
11 1 (1.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Java
2 16 (29.09%) C++
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Assembly Language
6 6 (10.91%) C
7 3 (5.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 10 (18.18%) Progress
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle