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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 17 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.09% 23.16% 14.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.26% 23.91% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 19
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
108 92 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.18% 96.84% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 142
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) .NET
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 14 (41.18%) C#
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) Marketing
9 8 (23.53%) XHTML
10 7 (20.59%) DOM
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) C++
10 7 (20.59%) Java
10 7 (20.59%) WCF
10 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
10 7 (20.59%) Backbone.js
10 7 (20.59%) Ember.js
10 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.65%) HTML5
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (17.65%) WPF
11 6 (17.65%) QlikView
11 6 (17.65%) WinForms
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) TDD
11 6 (17.65%) Banking
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Solr
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) QlikView
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
3 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) XHTML
5 7 (20.59%) DOM
5 7 (20.59%) WCF
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
5 7 (20.59%) Backbone.js
5 7 (20.59%) Ember.js
5 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) WPF
6 6 (17.65%) WinForms
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.82%) CSS3
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.82%) JSON
8 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) Velocity
8 3 (8.82%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) TDD
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Online Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Pay per click
4 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) C++
4 7 (20.59%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) HQL
7 2 (5.88%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Google
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) hybris
2 3 (8.82%) Facebook
2 3 (8.82%) Twitter
2 3 (8.82%) Endeca
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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