The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 30 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 84 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.65% 14.95% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 19.81% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 34
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 424 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 84.80% 75.44% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 307 318 361
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
West Sussex

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Crawley region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Crawley

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 49 (59.76%) C++
2 30 (36.59%) Windows
3 27 (32.93%) Degree
4 24 (29.27%) TDD
4 24 (29.27%) C#
5 22 (26.83%) C
5 22 (26.83%) Linux
6 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
6 21 (25.61%) OO
6 21 (25.61%) Java
7 20 (24.39%) Finance
8 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
8 19 (23.17%) WPF
9 18 (21.95%) jQuery
9 18 (21.95%) .NET
10 17 (20.73%) Multithreading
11 16 (19.51%) JSON
12 15 (18.29%) Marketing
12 15 (18.29%) WinForms
12 15 (18.29%) Banking
12 15 (18.29%) Investment Banking
12 15 (18.29%) SQL
12 15 (18.29%) JSP
12 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
13 14 (17.07%) Aerospace
13 14 (17.07%) MySQL
14 13 (15.85%) Spring MVC
14 13 (15.85%) Ajax
14 13 (15.85%) Servlets
14 13 (15.85%) Tomcat

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.85%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.07%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Rational DOORS
1 11 (13.41%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.88%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Marketing
2 15 (18.29%) Banking
2 15 (18.29%) Investment Banking
3 14 (17.07%) Aerospace
4 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
4 11 (13.41%) Military
5 9 (10.98%) Avionics
6 7 (8.54%) Electronics
7 2 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (68.29%) Software Engineer
2 53 (64.63%) Developer
3 27 (32.93%) Software Developer
4 23 (28.05%) Programmer
5 22 (26.83%) C# Developer
6 21 (25.61%) C# Software Engineer
6 21 (25.61%) Developer Analyst
6 21 (25.61%) Software Programmer
6 21 (25.61%) Analyst
6 21 (25.61%) C# Programmer
7 19 (23.17%) Agile C# Developer
8 16 (19.51%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (17.07%) Java Developer
10 11 (13.41%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (12.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (10.98%) C++ Developer
12 9 (10.98%) C++ Software Developer
13 8 (9.76%) Web Engineer
14 7 (8.54%) Real Time Software Engineer
14 7 (8.54%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) WPF
2 18 (21.95%) jQuery
2 18 (21.95%) .NET
3 16 (19.51%) JSON
4 15 (18.29%) WinForms
4 15 (18.29%) JSP
5 13 (15.85%) Spring MVC
5 13 (15.85%) Ajax
5 13 (15.85%) Servlets
6 12 (14.63%) CSS
6 12 (14.63%) HTML
6 12 (14.63%) JSF
6 12 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.54%) Spring
7 7 (8.54%) Middleware
8 4 (4.88%) XHTML
9 3 (3.66%) RESTful
9 3 (3.66%) SOAP
10 2 (2.44%) XML
10 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.41%) Device Driver
3 9 (10.98%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.32%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.44%) GIS
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Windows
2 22 (26.83%) Linux
3 11 (13.41%) VxWorks
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) TDD
2 21 (25.61%) OO
3 17 (20.73%) Multithreading
4 11 (13.41%) Information Management
4 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.41%) Requirements Management
4 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
4 11 (13.41%) Integration Testing
4 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (13.41%) Communications Security
4 11 (13.41%) Scrum
5 10 (12.20%) Web Development
5 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.76%) UML
7 7 (8.54%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.32%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (7.32%) MVC
8 6 (7.32%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) C++
2 24 (29.27%) C#
3 22 (26.83%) C
4 21 (25.61%) Java
5 15 (18.29%) SQL
6 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.98%) Embedded C++
8 7 (8.54%) Embedded C
9 5 (6.10%) Ada
10 1 (1.22%) Fortran
10 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.44%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.22%) DICOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.22%) Perforce
3 1 (1.22%) Sybase