The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 8 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 33 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.30% 7.35% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.38% 9.62% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 2
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 104 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 87.84% 76.47% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 123 92 61
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 42 (70.00%) C++
2 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (46.67%) Windows
3 28 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 27 (45.00%) .NET Framework
4 27 (45.00%) C#
4 27 (45.00%) .NET
5 22 (36.67%) Linux
5 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (35.00%) Degree
7 20 (33.33%) Scrum
8 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
9 11 (18.33%) TDD
9 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
9 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
9 11 (18.33%) WCF
10 10 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (16.67%) UML
10 10 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (15.00%) C
11 9 (15.00%) Smartcard
11 9 (15.00%) Project Management
11 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
11 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
11 9 (15.00%) Contactless
11 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
12 8 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) NFC
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) JIRA
2 7 (11.67%) JSUnit
2 7 (11.67%) Subversion
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 13 (21.67%) C++ Developer
5 13 (21.67%) Senior C++ Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 11 (18.33%) Test Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) Agile Developer
7 10 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Lead Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 9 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (15.00%) Project Manager
9 7 (11.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) .NET
1 27 (45.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (18.33%) WCF
3 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (11.67%) Entity Framework
3 7 (11.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (15.00%) Contactless
2 9 (15.00%) Smartcard
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.33%) Fintech
5 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.67%) EMV
6 2 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
5 11 (18.33%) TDD
5 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
6 10 (16.67%) UML
7 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 9 (15.00%) Project Management
7 9 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.67%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (11.67%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) OO
9 7 (11.67%) OOP
9 7 (11.67%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (5.00%) SDLC
12 2 (3.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) C++
2 27 (45.00%) C#
3 10 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) C
4 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.33%) HNC
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) DICOM
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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