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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 8 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.86% 6.63% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.24% 8.46% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 1
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -42.22%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Software Engineering
West Sussex

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
159 130 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.44% 78.31% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 152 108 65
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £82,500
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 27 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 40 (66.67%) C++
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 29 (48.33%) .NET
3 28 (46.67%) C#
4 26 (43.33%) Windows
4 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (38.33%) Degree
6 19 (31.67%) .NET Framework
6 19 (31.67%) WCF
6 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
7 18 (30.00%) Scrum
8 15 (25.00%) Linux
8 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
9 14 (23.33%) TDD
10 12 (20.00%) UML
10 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.00%) SOA
10 12 (20.00%) DICOM
10 12 (20.00%) Computer Vision
11 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
11 11 (18.33%) Project Management
12 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle
12 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
12 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (15.00%) Contactless
14 8 (13.33%) Embedded C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 20 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (26.67%) Developer
5 15 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 14 (23.33%) .NET Developer
6 14 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 12 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (18.33%) Project Manager
9 10 (16.67%) Programmer
10 8 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 8 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
11 7 (11.67%) .NET Programmer
11 7 (11.67%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (11.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) .NET
2 19 (31.67%) .NET Framework
2 19 (31.67%) WCF
3 7 (11.67%) REST
3 7 (11.67%) SOAP
3 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 7 (11.67%) WPF
4 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) Contactless
3 7 (11.67%) Smartcard
4 6 (10.00%) Fintech
5 5 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (6.67%) EMV
7 2 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Scrum
3 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (23.33%) TDD
4 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 12 (20.00%) SOA
5 12 (20.00%) UML
6 11 (18.33%) Project Management
7 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.67%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.67%) OO
8 7 (11.67%) Test Strategy
9 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.67%) SDLC
10 4 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.00%) CRM
12 2 (3.33%) B2B
12 2 (3.33%) Quality Management
12 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) C++
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 28 (46.67%) C#
4 8 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 7 (11.67%) C
5 7 (11.67%) C++/CLI
5 7 (11.67%) Embedded C
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) DICOM
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat