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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 19 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 8.32% 4.25% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 4.42% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 17
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
480 611 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.36% 96.07% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 409 484 435
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 81 (98.78%) Software Engineering
2 69 (84.15%) C++
3 42 (51.22%) Windows
4 41 (50.00%) OO
5 38 (46.34%) C#
6 33 (40.24%) TDD
7 32 (39.02%) .NET
8 26 (31.71%) C
9 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (30.49%) WPF
10 24 (29.27%) Aerospace
10 24 (29.27%) Scrum
11 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
11 23 (28.05%) Multithreading
12 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (26.83%) Linux
13 21 (25.61%) SQL
13 21 (25.61%) Finance
14 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
15 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
16 17 (20.73%) Degree
17 16 (19.51%) WinForms
17 16 (19.51%) Investment Banking
17 16 (19.51%) Banking
18 15 (18.29%) Marketing
18 15 (18.29%) Embedded C++
19 14 (17.07%) Java
19 14 (17.07%) UML
19 14 (17.07%) Rational DOORS
20 13 (15.85%) Military

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.10%) Apache
1 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.10%) NetBeans
2 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) Mercurial
2 5 (6.10%) Subversion
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.66%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (29.27%) Aerospace
2 21 (25.61%) Finance
3 16 (19.51%) Investment Banking
3 16 (19.51%) Banking
4 15 (18.29%) Marketing
5 13 (15.85%) Military
6 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
7 9 (10.98%) Avionics
7 9 (10.98%) Electronics
8 7 (8.54%) Automotive
9 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) .NET
2 25 (30.49%) WPF
3 16 (19.51%) WinForms
4 11 (13.41%) JSF
5 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.54%) Ajax
6 7 (8.54%) Middleware
7 6 (7.32%) POSIX
7 6 (7.32%) SOAP
8 5 (6.10%) Web Services
8 5 (6.10%) JSP
8 5 (6.10%) Servlets
8 5 (6.10%) JSON
8 5 (6.10%) Spring MVC
8 5 (6.10%) jQuery
8 5 (6.10%) Spring
8 5 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.88%) WCF
9 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
1 11 (13.41%) Device Driver
2 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) Chip and PIN
3 6 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.44%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.22%) Windows
2 22 (26.83%) Linux
3 11 (13.41%) VxWorks
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (98.78%) Software Engineering
2 41 (50.00%) OO
3 33 (40.24%) TDD
4 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (29.27%) Scrum
6 23 (28.05%) Multithreading
7 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
9 14 (17.07%) UML
10 11 (13.41%) Information Management
10 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
10 11 (13.41%) Requirements Management
10 11 (13.41%) Integration Testing
10 11 (13.41%) Communications Security
11 10 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (10.98%) MVC
13 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
13 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.54%) BDD
13 7 (8.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (84.15%) C++
2 38 (46.34%) C#
3 26 (31.71%) C
4 21 (25.61%) SQL
5 15 (18.29%) Embedded C++
6 14 (17.07%) Java
7 8 (9.76%) Embedded C
8 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.10%) Ada
10 3 (3.66%) C++/CLI
11 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) VBScript
12 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) HNC
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) DICOM
2 4 (4.88%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.44%) DO-254
3 2 (2.44%) ARP4761
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
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