Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 31 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 4.76% 19.62% 19.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 21.99% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 72
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.06% -28.89% +73.08%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,275 £26,875
90th Percentile £62,000 £45,000 £58,625
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 251 141 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 91.94% 89.24% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 220 134 296
Gatwick median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.44% -8.63% +15.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £67,125 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering 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 in Gatwick.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Gatwick

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Gatwick over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) C++
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) MVVM
8 4 (30.77%) DICOM
8 4 (30.77%) WCF
8 4 (30.77%) UML
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) SOA
8 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Vision
8 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (23.08%) DevOps
9 3 (23.08%) React
9 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
9 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
9 3 (23.08%) VMS
9 3 (23.08%) OpenVMS
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Co-occurring 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 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) React
5 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) OpenVMS
2 3 (23.08%) VMS
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Vision
4 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Pascal
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) DICOM
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft