The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 76 75 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 44.44% 36.95% 18.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.97% 38.46% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 67 65 41
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 195 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.83% 96.06% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 147 164 192
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Developer
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Croydon region.

Developer Salary Trend in Croydon

Developer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 79 (67.52%) .NET
2 69 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 68 (58.12%) C#
3 68 (58.12%) SQL
4 64 (54.70%) SQL Server
5 59 (50.43%) Finance
6 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (43.59%) JavaScript
8 39 (33.33%) HTML
9 38 (32.48%) MVC
10 34 (29.06%) CSS
11 32 (27.35%) jQuery
12 31 (26.50%) Degree
13 27 (23.08%) Computer Science
14 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
15 25 (21.37%) Web Services
15 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
17 20 (17.09%) Mentoring
18 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (16.24%) Visual Studio
18 19 (16.24%) OO
19 18 (15.38%) SDLC
20 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
20 17 (14.53%) XML
20 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
20 17 (14.53%) WCF
21 15 (12.82%) Java
22 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
23 12 (10.26%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) CMS
2 9 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.42%) ColdFusion
4 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.56%) WordPress
6 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.71%) IIS
6 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) LAN
1 2 (1.71%) VoIP
1 2 (1.71%) WAN
1 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.71%) VPN
1 2 (1.71%) SAN
1 2 (1.71%) Wireless
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (54.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
4 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.85%) OLAP
8 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.42%) Subversion
2 4 (3.42%) Ant
3 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) MSTest
4 1 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 59 (50.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (67.52%) .NET
2 69 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 39 (33.33%) HTML
4 34 (29.06%) CSS
5 32 (27.35%) jQuery
6 25 (21.37%) Web Services
7 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (14.53%) XML
8 17 (14.53%) WCF
9 8 (6.84%) LINQ
10 6 (5.13%) JSP
10 6 (5.13%) XSLT
10 6 (5.13%) J2EE
10 6 (5.13%) HTML5
11 4 (3.42%) REST
11 4 (3.42%) CSS3
11 4 (3.42%) ADO.NET
11 4 (3.42%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.42%) XHTML
11 4 (3.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
3 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.56%) Physics
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) W3C
5 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.48%) MVC
3 20 (17.09%) Mentoring
4 19 (16.24%) OO
5 18 (15.38%) SDLC
6 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
7 12 (10.26%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.55%) OOP
8 10 (8.55%) Workflow
9 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.27%) Migration
11 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.42%) SEO
12 4 (3.42%) Content Management
12 4 (3.42%) OOD
12 4 (3.42%) Build Automation
12 4 (3.42%) Analytics
13 3 (2.56%) Mobile Development
13 3 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.12%) C#
1 68 (58.12%) SQL
2 51 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
4 15 (12.82%) Java
5 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.84%) VBScript
7 5 (4.27%) VB
7 5 (4.27%) VB6
8 4 (3.42%) Delphi
9 3 (2.56%) C++
9 3 (2.56%) PHP
10 2 (1.71%) Python
10 2 (1.71%) PHP5
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (26.50%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.98%) MCSD
3 7 (5.98%) MCPD
4 2 (1.71%) CCNA
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.42%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.71%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.71%) Veeam
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco
4 2 (1.71%) Juniper
4 2 (1.71%) Motorola
4 2 (1.71%) VMware
4 2 (1.71%) Mitel
5 1 (0.85%) hybris
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