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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 17 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 13.25% 7.55% 14.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.66% 7.62% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 13
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
161 105 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 96.99% 99.06% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 156 100 88
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (94.74%) Java
3 35 (92.11%) C++
4 32 (84.21%) C
4 32 (84.21%) C#
5 30 (78.95%) Visual Studio
5 30 (78.95%) SQL
5 30 (78.95%) .NET
5 30 (78.95%) XML
5 30 (78.95%) Windows
5 30 (78.95%) Linux
5 30 (78.95%) Android
6 28 (73.68%) Project Management
6 28 (73.68%) MFC
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
8 3 (7.89%) Games
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.89%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
9 2 (5.26%) LAN
9 2 (5.26%) WAN
9 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
1 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.26%) 802.15
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
1 2 (5.26%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (78.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
1 30 (78.95%) XML
2 28 (73.68%) MFC
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
1 30 (78.95%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (73.68%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Web Development
4 3 (7.89%) OOD
5 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) Java
2 35 (92.11%) C++
3 32 (84.21%) C
3 32 (84.21%) C#
4 30 (78.95%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
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