The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.95% 4.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.24% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 90 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.13% 94.74% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 95 78 157
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
West Sussex

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 23 (100.00%) WPF
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
2 19 (82.61%) C++
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 14 (60.87%) OO
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Rational DOORS
5 10 (43.48%) REST
5 10 (43.48%) MSBuild
5 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
5 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
5 10 (43.48%) C++/CLI
5 10 (43.48%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (43.48%) WCF
5 10 (43.48%) Atlassian
5 10 (43.48%) Windows XP
5 10 (43.48%) IBM
5 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
5 10 (43.48%) SOAP
5 10 (43.48%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) XML
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Subversion

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (43.48%) MSBuild
1 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (43.48%) Subversion
1 10 (43.48%) JIRA
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Investment Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) WPF
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) REST
3 10 (43.48%) WCF
3 10 (43.48%) SOAP
3 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 10 (43.48%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows XP
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) OO
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) C++/CLI
4 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Atlassian
2 10 (43.48%) IBM
2 10 (43.48%) HP