The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 25 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.76% 0.93% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 0.93% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior 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
139 107 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.56% 99.07% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 121 84 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £17,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) COM
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) DOM
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) DOM
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) COM
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter