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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 38 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 52 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 4.95% 10.51% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 10.72% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
441 485 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 99.32% 97.98% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 374 429 485
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 2 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) C++
3 23 (57.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) C
5 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) C#
6 11 (27.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) ISO 9001
6 11 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) SQL
8 9 (22.50%) WPF
9 8 (20.00%) Marketing
9 8 (20.00%) Investment Banking
9 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.00%) WinForms
9 8 (20.00%) TDD
9 8 (20.00%) Banking
10 7 (17.50%) Military
10 7 (17.50%) Aerospace
10 7 (17.50%) MS Office
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) Avionics
12 5 (12.50%) RESTful

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.00%) PVCS
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
2 8 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
3 7 (17.50%) Aerospace
3 7 (17.50%) Military
4 5 (12.50%) Electronics
4 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (12.50%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) WPF
3 8 (20.00%) WinForms
4 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
6 5 (12.50%) JSF
6 5 (12.50%) JSP
6 5 (12.50%) SOAP
6 5 (12.50%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) Servlets
7 4 (10.00%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) JSON
7 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
8 3 (7.50%) XML
8 3 (7.50%) Middleware
9 2 (5.00%) Motif
9 2 (5.00%) XHTML
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) VxWorks
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) Information Management
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) Communications Security
5 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) Web Design
6 3 (7.50%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C++
2 18 (45.00%) C
3 11 (27.50%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat