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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 31 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.14% 6.19% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 6.25% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
169 96 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 96.57% 98.97% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 165 94 92
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 19 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) C++
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) XML
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) Android
7 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
8 5 (29.41%) C
8 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) MFC
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (17.65%) RIA
10 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
10 3 (17.65%) French Language
10 3 (17.65%) 3G
10 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) Legal
10 3 (17.65%) Scrum
10 3 (17.65%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) GPRS
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) PSTN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
1 3 (17.65%) French Language
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) MFC
5 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) LINQ
7 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) RIA
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience Design
5 1 (5.88%) MVVM
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (29.41%) C
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.76%) VBScript
9 1 (5.88%) VB
9 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin