Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Horsham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
West Sussex > Horsham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 23 38
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 4.24% 5.62% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 5.78% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 27
Horsham median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% +3.77% -24.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Horsham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Horsham
Permanent vacancies in Horsham with a recognized job title 322 173 279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 306 156 252
Horsham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £22,625 £20,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
West Sussex median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Horsham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer 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 in Horsham.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Horsham

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Horsham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Horsham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Horsham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Horsham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) C
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) CRM
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) Games
5 5 (35.71%) GIS
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Presales
5 5 (35.71%) R
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) UX Design
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) PhD
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) C#

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) MVVM
3 1 (7.14%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) C
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) R
6 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware