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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 79 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.55% 13.84% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.71% 18.29% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 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 £39,700 £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
350 432 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 84.95% 75.66% 77.13%
Number of salaries quoted 303 325 366
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 £27,000
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 25 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 25 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 47 (58.75%) C++
2 31 (38.75%) Windows
3 28 (35.00%) Degree
4 24 (30.00%) C#
4 24 (30.00%) TDD
5 22 (27.50%) Computer Science
6 21 (26.25%) Java
6 21 (26.25%) OO
7 20 (25.00%) Linux
7 20 (25.00%) C
7 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (25.00%) Finance
8 19 (23.75%) WPF
9 18 (22.50%) jQuery
9 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
9 18 (22.50%) .NET
10 15 (18.75%) JSON
10 15 (18.75%) Marketing
10 15 (18.75%) WinForms
10 15 (18.75%) Banking
10 15 (18.75%) Investment Banking
10 15 (18.75%) SQL
10 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.50%) Aerospace
11 14 (17.50%) JSP
12 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
12 13 (16.25%) MySQL
12 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
13 12 (15.00%) HTML
13 12 (15.00%) Apache

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (16.25%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Office
2 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Mercurial
1 11 (13.75%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Banking
2 15 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 15 (18.75%) Marketing
3 14 (17.50%) Aerospace
4 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (13.75%) Military
5 9 (11.25%) Avionics
6 7 (8.75%) Electronics
7 2 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Software Engineer
1 53 (66.25%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Software Developer
3 23 (28.75%) Programmer
4 22 (27.50%) C# Developer
5 21 (26.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 21 (26.25%) Analyst
5 21 (26.25%) Developer Analyst
5 21 (26.25%) Software Programmer
5 21 (26.25%) C# Programmer
6 19 (23.75%) Agile C# Developer
7 16 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (17.50%) Java Developer
9 10 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (11.25%) C++ Developer
10 9 (11.25%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (8.75%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Real Time Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) WPF
2 18 (22.50%) jQuery
2 18 (22.50%) .NET
3 15 (18.75%) JSON
3 15 (18.75%) WinForms
4 14 (17.50%) JSP
5 12 (15.00%) Servlets
5 12 (15.00%) CSS
5 12 (15.00%) HTML
5 12 (15.00%) JSF
5 12 (15.00%) Ajax
5 12 (15.00%) Spring MVC
5 12 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (8.75%) Spring
6 7 (8.75%) Middleware
7 4 (5.00%) XHTML
8 3 (3.75%) SOAP
8 3 (3.75%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) J2EE
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.75%) Device Driver
3 9 (11.25%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.50%) GIS
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 20 (25.00%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) VxWorks
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) TDD
2 21 (26.25%) OO
3 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
4 11 (13.75%) Communications Security
4 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.75%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.75%) Requirements Management
4 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
4 11 (13.75%) Integration Testing
4 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (13.75%) Information Management
4 11 (13.75%) Scrum
5 10 (12.50%) Web Development
6 8 (10.00%) UML
7 7 (8.75%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (6.25%) MVC
9 5 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.75%) C++
2 24 (30.00%) C#
3 21 (26.25%) Java
4 20 (25.00%) C
5 15 (18.75%) SQL
6 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.25%) Embedded C++
8 7 (8.75%) Embedded C
9 5 (6.25%) Ada
10 1 (1.25%) Fortran
10 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.25%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) DICOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.25%) Perforce
3 1 (1.25%) Sun
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.25%) Sybase