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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 37 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.01% 4.02% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 4.16% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 15
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £55,300
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
355 433 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 96.99% 96.65% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 321 381 452
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 7 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 63 (98.44%) Software Engineering
2 45 (70.31%) Java
3 41 (64.06%) Linux
4 36 (56.25%) MySQL
5 35 (54.69%) Apache
6 33 (51.56%) Ajax
6 33 (51.56%) JSP
7 32 (50.00%) Servlets
7 32 (50.00%) Web Development
8 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 24 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
9 23 (35.94%) UML
9 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
9 23 (35.94%) Degree
10 21 (32.81%) JSON
10 21 (32.81%) Spring MVC
10 21 (32.81%) jQuery
10 21 (32.81%) MVC
10 21 (32.81%) Spring
11 19 (29.69%) C++
11 19 (29.69%) Visual Studio
12 18 (28.13%) Windows
13 15 (23.44%) SQL
14 14 (21.88%) J2EE
15 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
16 12 (18.75%) GIS
17 11 (17.19%) OO

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 35 (54.69%) Apache
2 24 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) MySQL
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.06%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.81%) Subversion
General
1 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) JSP
1 33 (51.56%) Ajax
2 32 (50.00%) Servlets
3 24 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (32.81%) jQuery
4 21 (32.81%) Spring
4 21 (32.81%) JSON
4 21 (32.81%) Spring MVC
5 14 (21.88%) J2EE
6 10 (15.63%) HTML
6 10 (15.63%) CSS
7 9 (14.06%) J2SE
8 5 (7.81%) DirectX
9 3 (4.69%) .NET
9 3 (4.69%) MFC
9 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.69%) WPF
10 2 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) GIS
3 11 (17.19%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (64.06%) Linux
2 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (28.13%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (98.44%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.00%) Web Development
3 23 (35.94%) UML
4 21 (32.81%) MVC
5 11 (17.19%) OO
6 10 (15.63%) Validation
6 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.06%) OOD
8 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.81%) SDLC
9 5 (7.81%) Computer Architecture
9 5 (7.81%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.69%) C++
4 15 (23.44%) SQL
5 7 (10.94%) Assembly Language
6 6 (9.38%) C
6 6 (9.38%) C#
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) VB6
7 2 (3.13%) VB
7 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.63%) Progress
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle