The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 44 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 55 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.41% 9.48% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 9.65% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 20
Average salary £45,000 £49,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +12.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
398 570 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 96.84% 98.28% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 348 457 478
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,300 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
West Sussex

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 24 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (69.81%) C++
3 24 (45.28%) TDD
4 21 (39.62%) C#
5 20 (37.74%) Finance
6 19 (35.85%) C
6 19 (35.85%) Windows
6 19 (35.85%) Linux
6 19 (35.85%) OO
6 19 (35.85%) WPF
7 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
7 17 (32.08%) .NET
8 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
8 15 (28.30%) WinForms
8 15 (28.30%) Banking
8 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
8 15 (28.30%) Marketing
9 14 (26.42%) Aerospace
10 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
11 12 (22.64%) Java
12 11 (20.75%) MS Office
12 11 (20.75%) Device Driver
12 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
12 11 (20.75%) Military
12 11 (20.75%) VxWorks
12 11 (20.75%) Communications Security
12 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
12 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
12 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (20.75%) JSF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.55%) NetBeans
2 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
2 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
2 15 (28.30%) Marketing
3 14 (26.42%) Aerospace
4 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (20.75%) Military
5 9 (16.98%) Avionics
6 7 (13.21%) Electronics
7 2 (3.77%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) WPF
2 17 (32.08%) .NET
3 15 (28.30%) WinForms
4 11 (20.75%) JSF
5 7 (13.21%) jQuery
5 7 (13.21%) Middleware
6 6 (11.32%) CSS
6 6 (11.32%) JSP
6 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 5 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (9.43%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.43%) Ajax
7 5 (9.43%) Spring
7 5 (9.43%) JSON
7 5 (9.43%) Servlets
8 3 (5.66%) RESTful
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 2 (3.77%) XML
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Device Driver
2 9 (16.98%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) VxWorks
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (45.28%) TDD
3 19 (35.85%) OO
4 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
5 11 (20.75%) Communications Security
5 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Requirements Management
5 11 (20.75%) Information Management
6 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.87%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.21%) UML
7 7 (13.21%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (9.43%) MVC
9 5 (9.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C++
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 19 (35.85%) C
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
6 9 (16.98%) Embedded C++
7 7 (13.21%) Embedded C
8 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (9.43%) Ada
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Red Hat