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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 31 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 7.69% 4.55% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 4.78% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
195 230 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 100.00% 95.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 168 213 108
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) UML
4 14 (63.64%) OO
4 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
4 14 (63.64%) Degree
5 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
5 13 (59.09%) Multithreading
6 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
6 12 (54.55%) OOD
7 11 (50.00%) MFC
7 11 (50.00%) Games
8 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) Java
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) J2EE
11 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) Ajax
11 4 (18.18%) J2SE
11 4 (18.18%) SQL
11 4 (18.18%) C#
11 4 (18.18%) .NET
11 4 (18.18%) Dojo
12 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
12 3 (13.64%) JUnit
12 3 (13.64%) WebLogic

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
1 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) NetBeans
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 11 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) MFC
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) J2SE
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) Dojo
5 3 (13.64%) JMS
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) JPA
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) WPF
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Caliburn.Micro
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (9.09%) Breeze.js
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
2 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
4 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
5 1 (4.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) UML
3 14 (63.64%) OO
4 13 (59.09%) Multithreading
5 12 (54.55%) OOD
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) AOP
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.09%) MVVM
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (13.64%) OCPJP
3 3 (13.64%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft