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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 25 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.69% 3.01% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 3.25% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 6
Median salary £45,000 £29,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -46.81%
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
175 123 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 89.74% 92.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 168 100 99
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
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 23 July 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 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 14 (77.78%) C++
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (50.00%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) WCF
6 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
7 7 (38.89%) WPF
7 7 (38.89%) C++/CLI
7 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) TDD
7 7 (38.89%) REST
7 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
7 7 (38.89%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) CSS3

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 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 7 (38.89%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
4 7 (38.89%) WPF
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) C++
4 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) C++/CLI
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle