The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 10 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 19.55% 6.85% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.55% 6.88% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 11
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
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 Horsham 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
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
133 218 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 100.00% 99.54% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125 201 205
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Horsham

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 45 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (82.00%) Windows
3 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
6 33 (66.00%) Degree
6 33 (66.00%) Computer Science
7 31 (62.00%) Multithreading
8 23 (46.00%) OO
9 22 (44.00%) C++
10 21 (42.00%) Visualisation
11 20 (40.00%) C#
11 20 (40.00%) .NET
11 20 (40.00%) UML
12 19 (38.00%) MVC
12 19 (38.00%) WPF
12 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
13 18 (36.00%) Silverlight
13 18 (36.00%) WCF
13 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
13 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
13 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (36.00%) OOP
13 18 (36.00%) Linux
13 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
13 18 (36.00%) MySQL
14 16 (32.00%) Java
14 16 (32.00%) Microsoft

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.00%) Apache
2 9 (18.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.00%) GlassFish
3 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) RS-232
1 1 (2.00%) SNMP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) MySQL
2 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) JUnit
2 9 (18.00%) Maven
2 9 (18.00%) NetBeans
2 9 (18.00%) StarTeam
2 9 (18.00%) Subversion
2 9 (18.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (22.00%) Games
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (38.00%) WPF
3 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
3 18 (36.00%) Silverlight
3 18 (36.00%) WCF
4 15 (30.00%) Spring
5 14 (28.00%) Dojo
6 12 (24.00%) CSS
6 12 (24.00%) HTML
7 11 (22.00%) JMS
7 11 (22.00%) MFC
8 10 (20.00%) XML
9 9 (18.00%) Ajax
9 9 (18.00%) JDBC
9 9 (18.00%) JPA
9 9 (18.00%) JSON
9 9 (18.00%) RESTful
9 9 (18.00%) Servlets
9 9 (18.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (66.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (42.00%) Visualisation
3 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (16.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) Multithreading
4 23 (46.00%) OO
5 20 (40.00%) UML
6 19 (38.00%) MVC
7 18 (36.00%) OOP
7 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (22.00%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (22.00%) OOD
9 9 (18.00%) AOP
10 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.00%) SDLC
12 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (44.00%) C++
3 20 (40.00%) C#
4 16 (32.00%) Java
5 12 (24.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) OCPJP
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Sun
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IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
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Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 11 hours ago