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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 21 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.13% 4.31% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.14% 5.49% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 1
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 131 91 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 81.88% 78.45% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 129 77 63
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 £36,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (78.33%) C#
2 47 (78.33%) Unit Testing
3 46 (76.67%) .NET
4 45 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 41 (68.33%) C++
6 35 (58.33%) Windows
7 30 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (45.00%) Relational Database
8 27 (45.00%) Scrum
9 22 (36.67%) Degree
10 20 (33.33%) OO
11 19 (31.67%) MVC
11 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
11 19 (31.67%) WCF
11 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
12 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
12 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
12 18 (30.00%) VB.NET
12 18 (30.00%) OOP
13 17 (28.33%) MySQL
13 17 (28.33%) Subversion
13 17 (28.33%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (28.33%) jQuery
13 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
13 17 (28.33%) JIRA
13 17 (28.33%) Entity Framework
13 17 (28.33%) Amazon RDS

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:

Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (28.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (28.33%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (28.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (28.33%) JIRA
2 17 (28.33%) Subversion
3 16 (26.67%) JSUnit
3 16 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Trac
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 32 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 22 (36.67%) Senior Developer
4 21 (35.00%) C++ Developer
4 21 (35.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 19 (31.67%) C++/C# Developer
5 19 (31.67%) Lead C# Developer
5 19 (31.67%) Lead Developer
5 19 (31.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 19 (31.67%) Software Developer
6 18 (30.00%) .NET Developer
7 17 (28.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 16 (26.67%) SQL Developer
8 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (23.33%) Agile Developer
9 14 (23.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (23.33%) Software Engineer
10 13 (21.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) .NET
2 45 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 19 (31.67%) WCF
4 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (28.33%) Entity Framework
5 17 (28.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.33%) CSS
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.67%) CSS3
7 1 (1.67%) HTML
7 1 (1.67%) HTML5
7 1 (1.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) Silex
7 1 (1.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (78.33%) Unit Testing
3 30 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (45.00%) Scrum
5 20 (33.33%) OO
6 19 (31.67%) MVC
7 18 (30.00%) OOP
8 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
9 9 (15.00%) UML
10 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (8.33%) TDD
12 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
12 4 (6.67%) Multithreaded Programming
12 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
13 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.33%) Exploratory Testing
13 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
14 1 (1.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) C#
2 41 (68.33%) C++
3 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (18.33%) SQL
6 2 (3.33%) C
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (1.67%) Zend
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago