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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 15 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 21.14% 5.19% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.31% 5.26% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,800 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
122 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 99.19% 98.70% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 122 133 133
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 32 (91.43%) Software Engineering
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
3 28 (80.00%) Multithreading
4 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
5 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (65.71%) Degree
5 23 (65.71%) Computer Science
6 21 (60.00%) OO
7 18 (51.43%) OOP
7 18 (51.43%) C#
7 18 (51.43%) .NET
7 18 (51.43%) MVC
7 18 (51.43%) Silverlight
7 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (48.57%) Entity Framework
8 17 (48.57%) NoSQL
8 17 (48.57%) WCF
8 17 (48.57%) WPF
8 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
8 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (48.57%) MySQL
8 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
9 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (34.29%) Linux
11 11 (31.43%) Java
12 9 (25.71%) Spring

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 17 (48.57%) NoSQL
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) JUnit
1 4 (11.43%) Maven
1 4 (11.43%) NetBeans
1 4 (11.43%) StarTeam
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
1 4 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
1 18 (51.43%) Silverlight
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
2 17 (48.57%) Entity Framework
2 17 (48.57%) WCF
2 17 (48.57%) WPF
3 9 (25.71%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) Dojo
4 8 (22.86%) HTML
5 7 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (17.14%) J2EE
6 6 (17.14%) JMS
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) Ajax
8 4 (11.43%) JPA
8 4 (11.43%) JSON
8 4 (11.43%) RESTful
8 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Computer Science
2 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
4 3 (8.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Software Engineering
2 28 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) OO
5 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 18 (51.43%) OOP
6 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (20.00%) UML
8 4 (11.43%) AOP
9 3 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.57%) OOD
10 2 (5.71%) SDLC
11 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (51.43%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) OCPJP
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Sun
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