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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 32 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.91% 13.69% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 14.20% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
161 162 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 98.77% 96.43% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 157 100
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) Computer Science
3 22 (64.71%) C++
4 21 (61.76%) Degree
5 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (52.94%) Games
6 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
7 17 (50.00%) Ajax
8 16 (47.06%) Java
9 15 (44.12%) Web Development
10 13 (38.24%) Mathematics
11 11 (32.35%) UML
12 10 (29.41%) Windows
12 10 (29.41%) Web Services
12 10 (29.41%) PhD
12 10 (29.41%) OpenGL
13 9 (26.47%) OOD
13 9 (26.47%) Servlets
13 9 (26.47%) Apache
13 9 (26.47%) jQuery
14 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
14 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
14 8 (23.53%) GIS
15 7 (20.59%) MySQL
15 7 (20.59%) JSP
16 6 (17.65%) MFC
16 6 (17.65%) STL
16 6 (17.65%) C#
16 6 (17.65%) HTML
16 6 (17.65%) Finance

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.88%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) StarTeam
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 18 (52.94%) Games
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Ajax
2 10 (29.41%) Web Services
2 10 (29.41%) OpenGL
3 9 (26.47%) Servlets
3 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 7 (20.59%) JSP
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) MFC
5 6 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (17.65%) STL
6 5 (14.71%) CSS
7 4 (11.76%) DirectX
7 4 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) JSON
8 3 (8.82%) Dojo
8 3 (8.82%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) JDBC
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 13 (38.24%) Mathematics
3 8 (23.53%) GIS
4 4 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.76%) Physics
5 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) iPad
6 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 2 (5.88%) Clustering
7 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Web Development
4 11 (32.35%) UML
5 9 (26.47%) OOD
6 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
8 4 (11.76%) 3D Programming
8 4 (11.76%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) MVC
9 2 (5.88%) AOP
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) BDD
9 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) Test Management
9 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) HLSL
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) PhD
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.88%) OCPJP
3 2 (5.88%) OCMJD
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
1 2 (5.88%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Sun
2 2 (5.88%) Apple
2 2 (5.88%) Google