The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 13.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
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
108 104 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 93.10% 99.05% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 95 95 96
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Programmer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Gatwick region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Programmer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) iPad

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP