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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.86% 19.64% 21.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.66% 20.00% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 18
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
128 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.09% 98.21% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 79
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (40.48%) .NET
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (28.57%) C#
5 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) JSON
6 11 (26.19%) SDLC
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 10 (23.81%) Assembly Language
8 9 (21.43%) CICS
8 9 (21.43%) Mainframe
8 9 (21.43%) JCL
8 9 (21.43%) REXX
8 9 (21.43%) PL/1
8 9 (21.43%) zOS
8 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
8 9 (21.43%) IBM
8 9 (21.43%) DB2
8 9 (21.43%) COBOL
8 9 (21.43%) ISPF
8 9 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 9 (21.43%) Time Sharing Option
8 9 (21.43%) HTML5
8 9 (21.43%) CSS3
9 8 (19.05%) PHP
9 8 (19.05%) MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (21.43%) CICS
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) DB2
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) OLAP
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.38%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) Fiddler
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.14%) LoadUI
5 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 11 (26.19%) JSON
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) CSS3
7 9 (21.43%) ISPF
8 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) DOM
10 4 (9.52%) Laravel
10 4 (9.52%) Symfony
10 4 (9.52%) CakePHP
10 4 (9.52%) Ajax
11 3 (7.14%) WCF
11 3 (7.14%) REST
11 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) zOS
2 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) SDLC
3 9 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Web Design
7 3 (7.14%) SEO
7 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
8 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) C#
4 10 (23.81%) Assembly Language
5 9 (21.43%) REXX
5 9 (21.43%) PL/1
5 9 (21.43%) JCL
5 9 (21.43%) COBOL
6 8 (19.05%) PHP
7 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.14%) VB
8 3 (7.14%) Java
9 2 (4.76%) C++
10 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) IBM
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Epicor
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.38%) Progress
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum £43k + excellent benefits package
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