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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 40 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.14% 11.33% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 11.56% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 12
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
397 346 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.54% 98.02% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 349 297 514
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 £25,000 £27,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (61.36%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 24 (54.55%) Ajax
3 24 (54.55%) MySQL
3 24 (54.55%) JSP
4 21 (47.73%) Servlets
5 19 (43.18%) Web Development
6 17 (38.64%) Apache
7 15 (34.09%) C
8 14 (31.82%) C++
8 14 (31.82%) JSON
8 14 (31.82%) Spring MVC
8 14 (31.82%) jQuery
8 14 (31.82%) Spring
8 14 (31.82%) MVC
9 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 12 (27.27%) Tomcat
10 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
10 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 12 (27.27%) Degree
10 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
11 10 (22.73%) GIS
11 10 (22.73%) UML
11 10 (22.73%) J2EE
12 9 (20.45%) ISO 9001
12 9 (20.45%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (13.64%) SQL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (38.64%) Apache
2 12 (27.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SNMP
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) PVCS
General
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.09%) Military
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) Ajax
1 24 (54.55%) JSP
2 21 (47.73%) Servlets
3 14 (31.82%) JSON
3 14 (31.82%) Spring MVC
3 14 (31.82%) jQuery
3 14 (31.82%) Spring
4 12 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (22.73%) J2EE
6 4 (9.09%) Motif
6 4 (9.09%) Qt
7 2 (4.55%) .NET
7 2 (4.55%) SOAP
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.55%) RESTful
8 1 (2.27%) CSS
8 1 (2.27%) XML
8 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 10 (22.73%) GIS
2 9 (20.45%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (43.18%) Web Development
3 14 (31.82%) MVC
4 10 (22.73%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Information Management
6 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) C
3 14 (31.82%) C++
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Ada
7 3 (6.82%) C#
8 2 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle