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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 76 78 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 45.24% 34.67% 21.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.78% 35.29% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70 72 37
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
166 221 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.81% 98.22% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 149 184 179
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 88 (67.69%) .NET
2 79 (60.77%) ASP.NET
3 78 (60.00%) C#
4 70 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 69 (53.08%) SQL
6 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (48.46%) Finance
8 55 (42.31%) JavaScript
9 45 (34.62%) HTML
10 38 (29.23%) CSS
11 36 (27.69%) MVC
11 36 (27.69%) Degree
11 36 (27.69%) jQuery
12 33 (25.38%) Computer Science
13 29 (22.31%) MS Excel
13 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (20.77%) Web Services
15 22 (16.92%) SDLC
16 21 (16.15%) Mentoring
16 21 (16.15%) Visual Studio
16 21 (16.15%) Java
16 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
17 19 (14.62%) OO
17 19 (14.62%) Waterfall
18 18 (13.85%) WCF
18 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (13.85%) VB.NET
19 16 (12.31%) XML
20 14 (10.77%) Windows
20 14 (10.77%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (6.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (5.38%) CMS
4 6 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.31%) WordPress
7 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.54%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) LAN
1 2 (1.54%) VoIP
1 2 (1.54%) WAN
1 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.54%) VPN
1 2 (1.54%) SAN
1 2 (1.54%) Wireless
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.77%) Intranet
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.92%) PerformancePoint
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.77%) MySQL
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.62%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.62%) Ant
2 6 (4.62%) Subversion
3 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.77%) MSTest
3 1 (0.77%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.77%) NUnit
General
1 63 (48.46%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
3 4 (3.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (67.69%) .NET
2 79 (60.77%) ASP.NET
3 45 (34.62%) HTML
4 38 (29.23%) CSS
5 36 (27.69%) jQuery
6 27 (20.77%) Web Services
7 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (13.85%) WCF
8 16 (12.31%) XML
9 10 (7.69%) HTML5
10 9 (6.92%) LINQ
10 9 (6.92%) J2EE
11 8 (6.15%) JSP
12 7 (5.38%) Spring
12 7 (5.38%) CSS3
13 6 (4.62%) REST
14 5 (3.85%) XSLT
15 4 (3.08%) ADO.NET
15 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
16 3 (2.31%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.62%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.62%) Physics
3 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
5 2 (1.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.77%) NHS
6 1 (0.77%) W3C
6 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Windows
2 6 (4.62%) Linux
3 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.54%) UNIX
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.69%) MVC
3 22 (16.92%) SDLC
4 21 (16.15%) Mentoring
5 19 (14.62%) Waterfall
5 19 (14.62%) OO
6 12 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.69%) Workflow
8 9 (6.92%) OOP
9 8 (6.15%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.38%) OOD
10 7 (5.38%) Multithreading
11 6 (4.62%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.62%) UML
11 6 (4.62%) Migration
11 6 (4.62%) Build Automation
11 6 (4.62%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.08%) SEO
12 4 (3.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.00%) C#
2 69 (53.08%) SQL
3 55 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.15%) Java
5 18 (13.85%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.92%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.15%) VBScript
7 8 (6.15%) VB
8 7 (5.38%) VB6
9 6 (4.62%) C++
10 3 (2.31%) Delphi
10 3 (2.31%) PHP
11 2 (1.54%) PHP5
11 2 (1.54%) Python
12 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.77%) VBA
12 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (27.69%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.62%) MCSD
3 6 (4.62%) MCPD
4 2 (1.54%) CCNA
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.77%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.08%) Guidewire
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle
4 2 (1.54%) Juniper
4 2 (1.54%) Motorola
4 2 (1.54%) VMware
4 2 (1.54%) Mitel
4 2 (1.54%) Veeam
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco
4 2 (1.54%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.77%) hybris
5 1 (0.77%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.77%) Cognos
5 1 (0.77%) Sun
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago
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dotMailer Ltd
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Posted: 24 days ago