The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 11 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 22.14% 5.22% 20.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.31% 5.31% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 26
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
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
130 113 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 99.24% 98.26% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 103 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Horsham region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Horsham

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (79.63%) Java
3 42 (77.78%) C++
4 31 (57.41%) Windows
5 28 (51.85%) SQL
5 28 (51.85%) XML
5 28 (51.85%) Linux
6 25 (46.30%) C
7 24 (44.44%) .NET
7 24 (44.44%) Visual Studio
8 23 (42.59%) C#
9 22 (40.74%) Android
10 20 (37.04%) MFC
10 20 (37.04%) Project Management
11 19 (35.19%) Degree
12 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
13 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
13 17 (31.48%) Oracle
14 16 (29.63%) J2EE
14 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
15 15 (27.78%) UML
16 14 (25.93%) Ajax
17 12 (22.22%) Apache
18 10 (18.52%) Servlets
18 10 (18.52%) J2SE
19 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
20 8 (14.81%) HTML
20 8 (14.81%) JUnit
20 8 (14.81%) JMS
20 8 (14.81%) GIS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
1 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.85%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.85%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.81%) Maven
2 8 (14.81%) JUnit
3 6 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.11%) NetBeans
3 6 (11.11%) Subversion
4 4 (7.41%) StarTeam
4 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) PVCS
General
1 2 (3.70%) Electronics
1 2 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) XML
2 24 (44.44%) .NET
3 20 (37.04%) MFC
4 16 (29.63%) J2EE
5 14 (25.93%) Ajax
6 10 (18.52%) J2SE
6 10 (18.52%) Servlets
7 8 (14.81%) JMS
7 8 (14.81%) Spring
7 8 (14.81%) Dojo
7 8 (14.81%) HTML
8 6 (11.11%) JPA
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
8 6 (11.11%) SOAP
8 6 (11.11%) JDBC
8 6 (11.11%) JSP
9 4 (7.41%) CSS
9 4 (7.41%) JAX-WS
9 4 (7.41%) RESTful
10 3 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) GIS
3 6 (11.11%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Linux
3 22 (40.74%) Android
4 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.70%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (37.04%) Project Management
3 15 (27.78%) UML
4 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.81%) AOP
5 8 (14.81%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 6 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) OOP
8 4 (7.41%) OOD
9 3 (5.56%) Business Development
9 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.70%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.85%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
2 42 (77.78%) C++
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 25 (46.30%) C
5 23 (42.59%) C#
6 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.56%) VB
7 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.70%) VB6
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (11.11%) OCPJP
2 6 (11.11%) OCMJD
3 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Sun
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