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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 26 25 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 42 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 10.45% 8.25% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.77% 8.51% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 8
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £55,000 £51,950
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
390 470 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.01% 96.91% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 333 405 497
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,501 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 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 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (74.63%) Java
3 43 (64.18%) MySQL
4 41 (61.19%) Linux
5 40 (59.70%) JSP
5 40 (59.70%) Ajax
6 37 (55.22%) Apache
7 36 (53.73%) Servlets
7 36 (53.73%) Web Development
8 28 (41.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (41.79%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (41.79%) Tomcat
8 28 (41.79%) Telecoms
8 28 (41.79%) Red Hat
9 25 (37.31%) MVC
9 25 (37.31%) Spring
9 25 (37.31%) JSON
9 25 (37.31%) Spring MVC
9 25 (37.31%) jQuery
10 23 (34.33%) Degree
10 23 (34.33%) UML
10 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
11 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
11 16 (23.88%) J2EE
12 15 (22.39%) C++
12 15 (22.39%) GIS
13 13 (19.40%) SQL
13 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
13 13 (19.40%) Windows
14 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 37 (55.22%) Apache
2 28 (41.79%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) SNMP
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (64.18%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) PVCS
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 28 (41.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.94%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) JSP
1 40 (59.70%) Ajax
2 36 (53.73%) Servlets
3 28 (41.79%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (37.31%) Spring
4 25 (37.31%) JSON
4 25 (37.31%) Spring MVC
4 25 (37.31%) jQuery
5 16 (23.88%) J2EE
6 6 (8.96%) J2SE
6 6 (8.96%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) HTML
7 5 (7.46%) DirectX
8 3 (4.48%) WPF
9 2 (2.99%) Motif
9 2 (2.99%) .NET
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.99%) MFC
9 2 (2.99%) STL
9 2 (2.99%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) GIS
3 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Linux
2 28 (41.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (53.73%) Web Development
3 25 (37.31%) MVC
4 23 (34.33%) UML
5 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.94%) OO
7 7 (10.45%) Validation
8 6 (8.96%) OOD
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.48%) Computer Architecture
10 3 (4.48%) MVVM
11 2 (2.99%) Information Management
11 2 (2.99%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) C++
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 6 (8.96%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) C
6 5 (7.46%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.99%) VB6
7 2 (2.99%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.99%) Ada
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.45%) Progress
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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