The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gatwick region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 20 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.58% 3.42% 11.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 3.54% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -15.90%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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
121 113 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.37% 96.58% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 112 97 106
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) C++/CLI
5 4 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) REST
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) C++/CLI
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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