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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.93% 2.53% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 3.28% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
107 61 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 75.35% 77.22% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 95 54 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Oracle
4 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Time Management
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) MBA
7 4 (20.00%) DMAIC
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) Statistics
7 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Operations Management
7 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (20.00%) GIS
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) ERP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) MATLAB Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Time Management
1 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) DMAIC
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (20.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CITP
2 4 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) COSO
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (20.00%) ISO22301
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (20.00%) QA
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Progress