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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 17 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.65% 0.85% 17.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 0.88% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
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
114 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 91.94% 96.58% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 104 100 102
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) C++/CLI
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) DICOM

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C++/CLI
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) DICOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago