The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 1 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.10% 21.62% 10.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.90% 22.86% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 15
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 105 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 96.33% 94.59% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 110
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £29,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
West Sussex

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 38 (56.72%) Finance
3 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
4 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 33 (49.25%) .NET
6 31 (46.27%) Web Services
7 28 (41.79%) C#
8 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
9 26 (38.81%) Windows
10 25 (37.31%) HTML
11 24 (35.82%) Java
12 21 (31.34%) Unit Testing
13 19 (28.36%) DataPower
13 19 (28.36%) Dojo
13 19 (28.36%) WPF
13 19 (28.36%) WebSphere Process Server
13 19 (28.36%) JRules
13 19 (28.36%) JSF
13 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
13 19 (28.36%) WebSphere
13 19 (28.36%) WebSphere Portal
13 19 (28.36%) Rational Application Developer
13 19 (28.36%) FileNet
13 19 (28.36%) JAX-RPC
13 19 (28.36%) ILOG
13 19 (28.36%) Lotus
13 19 (28.36%) Project Management
13 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
13 19 (28.36%) IBM
13 19 (28.36%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (28.36%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (28.36%) IBM Notes
1 19 (28.36%) FileNet
1 19 (28.36%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (28.36%) WebSphere
1 19 (28.36%) WebSphere Portal
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (28.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DHCP
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.36%) DB2
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.46%) QlikView
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
1 19 (28.36%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Banking
2 15 (22.39%) Investment Banking
2 15 (22.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) .NET
2 31 (46.27%) Web Services
3 25 (37.31%) HTML
4 19 (28.36%) J2EE
4 19 (28.36%) XML
4 19 (28.36%) XSL
4 19 (28.36%) XSLT
4 19 (28.36%) JAX-RPC
4 19 (28.36%) JRules
4 19 (28.36%) JSF
4 19 (28.36%) SOAP
4 19 (28.36%) Dojo
4 19 (28.36%) WPF
5 15 (22.39%) WinForms
6 13 (19.40%) CSS
7 10 (14.93%) jQuery
8 6 (8.96%) Backbone.js
8 6 (8.96%) Ember.js
8 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.96%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) DataPower
2 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Unit Testing
2 19 (28.36%) Project Management
2 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.96%) OO
6 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (5.97%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.99%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.79%) C#
4 24 (35.82%) Java
5 19 (28.36%) C++
6 8 (11.94%) VB
7 7 (10.45%) PHP
8 6 (8.96%) VB6
9 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.99%) Tcl
10 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) ILOG
2 19 (28.36%) Lotus
2 19 (28.36%) JBoss
2 19 (28.36%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Google
3 2 (2.99%) Facebook
3 2 (2.99%) Twitter