The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 11 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.08% 19.80% 13.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.46% 21.28% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 16
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
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 Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104 94 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 97.20% 93.07% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 82 75 99
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £33,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Developer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Developer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 48 (73.85%) SQL
2 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 35 (53.85%) Finance
4 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
5 28 (43.08%) Windows
5 28 (43.08%) HTML
5 28 (43.08%) .NET
5 28 (43.08%) Web Services
6 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 25 (38.46%) Java
8 24 (36.92%) C#
9 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
10 20 (30.77%) JSF
10 20 (30.77%) J2EE
10 20 (30.77%) XML
10 20 (30.77%) XSLT
10 20 (30.77%) Eclipse
11 19 (29.23%) JAX-RPC
11 19 (29.23%) ILOG
11 19 (29.23%) Lotus
11 19 (29.23%) XSL
11 19 (29.23%) Project Management
11 19 (29.23%) IBM
11 19 (29.23%) FileNet
11 19 (29.23%) JBoss
11 19 (29.23%) IBM Notes
11 19 (29.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (29.23%) MS Office
11 19 (29.23%) SOAP
11 19 (29.23%) DB2

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (29.23%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (29.23%) IBM Notes
1 19 (29.23%) FileNet
1 19 (29.23%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (29.23%) WebSphere
1 19 (29.23%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 3 (4.62%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 19 (29.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) DHCP
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.23%) QlikView
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 19 (29.23%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.08%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Selenium
6 1 (1.54%) Ant
6 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 35 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
2 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
2 12 (18.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) HTML
1 28 (43.08%) .NET
1 28 (43.08%) Web Services
2 20 (30.77%) XML
2 20 (30.77%) J2EE
2 20 (30.77%) XSLT
2 20 (30.77%) JSF
3 19 (29.23%) Dojo
3 19 (29.23%) SOAP
3 19 (29.23%) XSL
3 19 (29.23%) JAX-RPC
3 19 (29.23%) JRules
4 16 (24.62%) WPF
5 14 (21.54%) CSS
6 12 (18.46%) WinForms
7 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 6 (9.23%) WCF
8 6 (9.23%) Backbone.js
8 6 (9.23%) Ember.js
8 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) DataPower
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.46%) TDD
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) OO
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (6.15%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.08%) OO PHP
8 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.54%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) SQL
2 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) Java
4 24 (36.92%) C#
5 16 (24.62%) C++
6 7 (10.77%) PHP
7 5 (7.69%) VB
7 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.69%) VB6
8 2 (3.08%) Tcl
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) C
9 1 (1.54%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) ILOG
2 19 (29.23%) Lotus
2 19 (29.23%) JBoss
2 19 (29.23%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Facebook
3 2 (3.08%) Twitter
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) hybris
4 1 (1.54%) Endeca
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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