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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 43 13 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 40.19% 13.40% 28.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.95% 14.13% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 42
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +65.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 92 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.13% 94.85% 99.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 79 157
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 40 (60.61%) Web Services
3 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
4 36 (54.55%) Finance
5 30 (45.45%) XML
5 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 29 (43.94%) C#
7 27 (40.91%) SOAP
8 26 (39.39%) Windows
9 25 (37.88%) Java
9 25 (37.88%) .NET
10 24 (36.36%) XSLT
10 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (33.33%) Eclipse
12 21 (31.82%) Unit Testing
13 20 (30.30%) WPF
13 20 (30.30%) Project Management
14 19 (28.79%) FileNet
14 19 (28.79%) IBM
14 19 (28.79%) JAX-RPC
14 19 (28.79%) ILOG
14 19 (28.79%) Lotus
14 19 (28.79%) JBoss
14 19 (28.79%) IBM Notes
14 19 (28.79%) XSL
14 19 (28.79%) WebSphere Application Server
14 19 (28.79%) MS Office
14 19 (28.79%) J2EE
14 19 (28.79%) DB2
14 19 (28.79%) Dojo

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (28.79%) FileNet
1 19 (28.79%) IBM Notes
1 19 (28.79%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (28.79%) WebSphere
1 19 (28.79%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (28.79%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Basecamp
1 3 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DHCP
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) DB2
2 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (28.79%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (9.09%) JIRA
4 5 (7.58%) JUnit
5 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.55%) Aptana Studio
6 3 (4.55%) QUnit
6 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.55%) WebStorm
6 3 (4.55%) Sublime Text
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
2 9 (13.64%) Marketing
2 9 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) Web Services
2 30 (45.45%) XML
3 27 (40.91%) SOAP
4 25 (37.88%) .NET
5 24 (36.36%) XSLT
6 20 (30.30%) WPF
7 19 (28.79%) JAX-RPC
7 19 (28.79%) XSL
7 19 (28.79%) J2EE
7 19 (28.79%) Dojo
7 19 (28.79%) JRules
7 19 (28.79%) JSF
8 18 (27.27%) HTML
9 13 (19.70%) WinForms
10 9 (13.64%) CSS
11 7 (10.61%) WCF
12 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
12 5 (7.58%) Java EE
12 5 (7.58%) Spring MVC
12 5 (7.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) DataPower
2 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 20 (30.30%) Project Management
4 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
5 15 (22.73%) MVC
6 13 (19.70%) TDD
6 13 (19.70%) OO
7 10 (15.15%) Web Development
8 8 (12.12%) Software Architecture
9 4 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.03%) OO PHP
12 1 (1.52%) SEO
12 1 (1.52%) OOP
12 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.52%) BDD
12 1 (1.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) C#
4 25 (37.88%) Java
5 15 (22.73%) C++
6 10 (15.15%) PHP
7 8 (12.12%) VB
8 6 (9.09%) VB6
9 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.55%) C++/CLI
11 2 (3.03%) Tcl
12 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.79%) IBM
2 19 (28.79%) ILOG
2 19 (28.79%) Lotus
2 19 (28.79%) JBoss
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Zend
Gatwick, West Sussex
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