The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gatwick region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 21 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.25% 4.29% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.85% 4.55% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 1
Median salary £51,500 £26,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+98.07% -52.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
192 132 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 93.20% 94.29% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 183 114 84
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) C++
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) C#
4 19 (76.00%) WCF
4 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
4 19 (76.00%) Relational Database
4 19 (76.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) .NET
5 15 (60.00%) Scrum
6 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (48.00%) DICOM
7 12 (48.00%) Computer Vision
7 12 (48.00%) SOA
7 12 (48.00%) UML
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) OO
9 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (28.00%) SOAP
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (28.00%) C++/CLI
9 7 (28.00%) REST
9 7 (28.00%) WPF
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
11 4 (16.00%) Embedded Systems

Software Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
1 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
1 19 (76.00%) WCF
2 7 (28.00%) REST
2 7 (28.00%) SOAP
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Scrum
4 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Computer Vision
5 12 (48.00%) SOA
5 12 (48.00%) UML
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) C#
3 19 (76.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) C++/CLI
4 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) DICOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat