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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 33 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.24% 26.58% 15.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.19% 26.58% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 14
Average salary £46,250 £40,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.19% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
131 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.25% 100.00% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 118 72 85
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 55 (63.95%) JavaScript
2 52 (60.47%) HTML
3 51 (59.30%) SQL
4 46 (53.49%) CSS
5 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (36.05%) Oracle
7 30 (34.88%) .NET
7 30 (34.88%) Java
8 28 (32.56%) C#
9 27 (31.40%) Web Services
9 27 (31.40%) jQuery
10 23 (26.74%) MVC
10 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
10 23 (26.74%) HTML5
11 22 (25.58%) REST
11 22 (25.58%) XML
12 21 (24.42%) TDD
13 20 (23.26%) Finance
13 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
14 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
14 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (22.09%) SDLC
14 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
15 18 (20.93%) PL/SQL
15 18 (20.93%) CSS3
16 16 (18.60%) Subversion
16 16 (18.60%) C
16 16 (18.60%) OOP
16 16 (18.60%) OO
16 16 (18.60%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (8.14%) CMS
1 7 (8.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.16%) Node.js
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
3 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (15.12%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.95%) MySQL
4 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (9.30%) QualityStage
7 8 (9.30%) RDBMS
7 8 (9.30%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (6.98%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.33%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.16%) OLAP
10 1 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Subversion
2 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 13 (15.12%) ProC
4 11 (12.79%) Hudson
5 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.81%) Maven
8 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.33%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.33%) JMeter
8 2 (2.33%) JUnit
8 2 (2.33%) LoadUI
8 2 (2.33%) Selenium
8 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.16%) Grunt
9 1 (1.16%) gulp
9 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (60.47%) HTML
2 46 (53.49%) CSS
3 30 (34.88%) .NET
4 27 (31.40%) jQuery
4 27 (31.40%) Web Services
5 23 (26.74%) HTML5
6 22 (25.58%) REST
6 22 (25.58%) XML
7 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (20.93%) CSS3
9 16 (18.60%) RESTful
10 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
11 13 (15.12%) AngularJS
11 13 (15.12%) JSON
12 11 (12.79%) Dojo
12 11 (12.79%) Ext JS
12 11 (12.79%) JSON Schema
12 11 (12.79%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (12.79%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) iPad
1 12 (13.95%) iPhone
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.14%) SWIFT
5 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.16%) Animation
8 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Unix
3 10 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 9 (10.47%) Android
4 9 (10.47%) Windows
4 9 (10.47%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (6.98%) AIX
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) MVC
3 21 (24.42%) TDD
4 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 19 (22.09%) SDLC
5 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
6 16 (18.60%) OO
6 16 (18.60%) OOP
7 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (15.12%) SOA
8 12 (13.95%) Data Transformation
9 11 (12.79%) Integration Testing
10 10 (11.63%) iOS Development
11 9 (10.47%) Mobile Development
11 9 (10.47%) Scrum
12 8 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (9.30%) V-Model
12 8 (9.30%) Web Design
13 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (8.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.95%) JavaScript
2 51 (59.30%) SQL
3 30 (34.88%) Java
4 28 (32.56%) C#
5 18 (20.93%) PL/SQL
6 16 (18.60%) C
7 12 (13.95%) Objective-C
7 12 (13.95%) PHP
8 5 (5.81%) Python
8 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.65%) VB
10 3 (3.49%) Groovy
10 3 (3.49%) Scala
10 3 (3.49%) VBA
11 2 (2.33%) C++
12 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.14%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) IBM
3 8 (9.30%) Trillium
4 3 (3.49%) Google
4 3 (3.49%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.33%) Apple
5 2 (2.33%) Informatica
5 2 (2.33%) Twitter
6 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
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