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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 12 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 31 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.50% 3.47% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.63% 4.24% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 2
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
137 118 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 86.16% 81.94% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 133 106 57
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £35,400
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 23 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (70.18%) C++
3 36 (63.16%) C#
3 36 (63.16%) .NET
3 36 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 36 (63.16%) Unit Testing
4 30 (52.63%) Windows
5 26 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (38.60%) Scrum
7 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 19 (33.33%) Degree
9 16 (28.07%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) WCF
11 13 (22.81%) MVC
11 13 (22.81%) OO
11 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
11 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
12 12 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
12 12 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (21.05%) JIRA
12 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
12 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
12 12 (21.05%) MySQL
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 12 (21.05%) OOP
13 11 (19.30%) MS Excel

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 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) NFC
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 12 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (21.05%) MySQL
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.05%) JIRA
3 11 (19.30%) JSUnit
3 11 (19.30%) Subversion
3 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 27 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 19 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 18 (31.58%) C++ Developer
4 18 (31.58%) Senior C++ Developer
5 15 (26.32%) C++/C# Developer
5 15 (26.32%) Lead C# Developer
5 15 (26.32%) Lead Developer
5 15 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
6 14 (24.56%) Agile Developer
6 14 (24.56%) Software Developer
7 13 (22.81%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (22.81%) Software Engineer
8 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
8 12 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (19.30%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (19.30%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (19.30%) Agile C# Developer
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (19.30%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) .NET
1 36 (63.16%) .NET Framework
2 15 (26.32%) WCF
3 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
4 11 (19.30%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) Ajax
5 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) CSS3
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) Silex
5 1 (1.75%) Symfony
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.77%) Smartcard
4 4 (7.02%) Contactless
5 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) EMV
6 1 (1.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (63.16%) Unit Testing
3 26 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (38.60%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) MVC
5 13 (22.81%) OO
6 12 (21.05%) OOP
6 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
7 9 (15.79%) UML
8 8 (14.04%) Multithreading
8 8 (14.04%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.28%) TDD
9 7 (12.28%) Test Strategy
10 6 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (8.77%) Cross-Platform Development
12 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 3 (5.26%) Project Management
12 3 (5.26%) SDLC
13 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) C++
2 36 (63.16%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 10 (17.54%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) C
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded C
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Zend
Gatwick, West Sussex
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