Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 19 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 8.93% 13.87% 20.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 14.96% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 70
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +51.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% -1.67%

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 264 127 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 94.29% 92.70% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 231 109 252
Gatwick median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £38,000 £26,250 £32,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £63,625
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 22 (88.00%) C#
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
1 22 (88.00%) Scrum
2 20 (80.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
3 19 (76.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
6 15 (60.00%) MVVM
6 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 15 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (60.00%) Computer Vision
6 15 (60.00%) WCF
6 15 (60.00%) DICOM
6 15 (60.00%) UML
6 15 (60.00%) SOA
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) Project Management
11 3 (12.00%) Change Management
11 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
11 3 (12.00%) VMS

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 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) C# Developer
1 19 (76.00%) C# Software Developer
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
1 19 (76.00%) Software Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 15 (60.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Development Manager
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Associate Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
3 15 (60.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (4.00%) QML
5 1 (4.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) OpenVMS
2 3 (12.00%) VMS
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Scrum
2 19 (76.00%) Unit Testing
3 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
5 15 (60.00%) Computer Vision
5 15 (60.00%) MVVM
5 15 (60.00%) SOA
5 15 (60.00%) UML
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.00%) System Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
9 1 (4.00%) Microservices
9 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) C++
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Pascal
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) DICOM
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) VMware