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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 34 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 6.22% 4.20% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 4.46% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
208 224 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 99.52% 94.12% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 192 201 102
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) C++
3 13 (72.22%) UML
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) OO
4 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) Multithreading
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) OOD
6 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) MFC
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) Games
8 6 (33.33%) J2EE
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) J2SE
9 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Dojo
10 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
10 4 (22.22%) JPA
10 4 (22.22%) JSON
10 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) WebSphere

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 4 (22.22%) JBoss
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) MFC
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) J2EE
3 5 (27.78%) Dojo
3 5 (27.78%) J2SE
4 4 (22.22%) JMS
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) JPA
5 3 (16.67%) Ajax
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Caliburn.Micro
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (5.56%) Breeze.js
6 1 (5.56%) WPF
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) FMCG
4 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) UML
3 10 (55.56%) OO
3 10 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 8 (44.44%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) AOP
5 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.56%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (22.22%) OCPJP
3 4 (22.22%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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