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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 29 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.59% 4.24% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 4.38% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
159 160 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 98.76% 96.97% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 140 155 100
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 19 (86.36%) UML
2 18 (81.82%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) Visual Studio
3 17 (77.27%) MFC
3 17 (77.27%) Degree
3 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
4 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
5 15 (68.18%) Windows
5 15 (68.18%) OO
6 14 (63.64%) Multithreading
6 14 (63.64%) Visualisation
7 13 (59.09%) Games
7 13 (59.09%) OOD
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 5 (22.73%) CSS
12 4 (18.18%) STL
12 4 (18.18%) OpenGL
12 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 3 (13.64%) Ajax
13 3 (13.64%) C#
13 3 (13.64%) .NET
14 2 (9.09%) Java
14 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 2 (9.09%) jQuery
14 2 (9.09%) MVVM
14 2 (9.09%) Moq

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (59.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) MFC
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) STL
4 4 (18.18%) OpenGL
4 4 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) WPF
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
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%) JPA
7 1 (4.55%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (63.64%) Visualisation
3 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) UML
2 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 15 (68.18%) OO
4 14 (63.64%) Multithreading
5 13 (59.09%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.09%) MVVM
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle