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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 10 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 31 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 25.00% 18.83% 14.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.20% 19.08% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 22
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 £26,500 £25,900 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,100 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
123 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 99.19% 98.70% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 123 133 133
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Horsham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
3 31 (83.78%) Degree
3 31 (83.78%) Computer Science
4 26 (70.27%) MySQL
5 20 (54.05%) Ajax
6 19 (51.35%) UML
7 18 (48.65%) Java
8 17 (45.95%) GIS
8 17 (45.95%) Servlets
8 17 (45.95%) Windows
9 16 (43.24%) Apache
9 16 (43.24%) JSP
9 16 (43.24%) Web Development
9 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (40.54%) OO
11 12 (32.43%) .NET
11 12 (32.43%) C#
11 12 (32.43%) MVC
11 12 (32.43%) Silverlight
11 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (29.73%) Multithreading
12 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
12 11 (29.73%) OOP
13 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
13 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
13 10 (27.03%) WCF
13 10 (27.03%) WPF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (43.24%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) MySQL
2 17 (45.95%) GIS
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) Ajax
2 17 (45.95%) Servlets
3 16 (43.24%) JSP
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
4 12 (32.43%) Silverlight
5 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
5 10 (27.03%) Entity Framework
5 10 (27.03%) WCF
5 10 (27.03%) WPF
6 4 (10.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (10.81%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) MFC
6 4 (10.81%) OpenGL
6 4 (10.81%) STL
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.41%) HTML
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) Java EE
8 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (83.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) UML
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Web Development
4 15 (40.54%) OO
5 12 (32.43%) MVC
6 11 (29.73%) Multithreading
6 11 (29.73%) OOP
7 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
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