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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 31 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 21.28% 18.45% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.39% 20.95% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 1
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 82 148 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 87.23% 88.10% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 141 76
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +21.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 45 (91.84%) C#
2 43 (87.76%) .NET
3 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (81.63%) Unit Testing
5 37 (75.51%) .NET Framework
6 31 (63.27%) Degree
7 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
7 30 (61.22%) VB.NET
8 28 (57.14%) OO
9 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET
10 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
10 26 (53.06%) MVC
10 26 (53.06%) Scrum
10 26 (53.06%) Relational Database
11 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (51.02%) OOP
11 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
12 24 (48.98%) MySQL
12 24 (48.98%) JIRA
12 24 (48.98%) Refactoring
12 24 (48.98%) Subversion
12 24 (48.98%) Amazon RDS
12 24 (48.98%) Amazon EC2
12 24 (48.98%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (48.98%) Entity Framework
12 24 (48.98%) jQuery
12 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
13 23 (46.94%) JSUnit
13 23 (46.94%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (36.73%) C++

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 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.98%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (48.98%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (53.06%) Relational Database
3 24 (48.98%) Amazon RDS
3 24 (48.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Visual Studio
2 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
2 24 (48.98%) JIRA
2 24 (48.98%) Subversion
3 23 (46.94%) JSUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Trac
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) .NET Developer
3 29 (59.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 29 (59.18%) Software Developer
4 26 (53.06%) C# Developer
5 25 (51.02%) SQL Developer
6 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Developer
7 14 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (28.57%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 13 (26.53%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (26.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 13 (26.53%) VB.NET Developer
9 12 (24.49%) C++ Developer
9 12 (24.49%) C++/C# Developer
9 12 (24.49%) Lead Developer
9 12 (24.49%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (24.49%) Senior C++ Developer
9 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (87.76%) .NET
2 37 (75.51%) .NET Framework
3 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET
4 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (48.98%) Entity Framework
5 24 (48.98%) jQuery
6 12 (24.49%) WCF
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.08%) CSS
9 1 (2.04%) Ajax
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) HTML
9 1 (2.04%) HTML5
9 1 (2.04%) REST
9 1 (2.04%) Silex
9 1 (2.04%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (81.63%) Unit Testing
3 28 (57.14%) OO
4 26 (53.06%) MVC
4 26 (53.06%) Scrum
5 25 (51.02%) OOP
6 24 (48.98%) Refactoring
7 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 3 (6.12%) SEO
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
9 2 (4.08%) TDD
10 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (2.04%) QMS
10 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) SDLC
10 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 30 (61.22%) VB.NET
3 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.73%) C++
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (63.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Zend