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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 34 88 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 20.48% 35.34% 18.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.25% 36.21% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 63
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £26,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
160 243 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.39% 97.59% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 141 192 314
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (76.12%) SQL
2 47 (70.15%) .NET
3 46 (68.66%) C#
4 40 (59.70%) SQL Server
5 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
5 36 (53.73%) MVC
6 32 (47.76%) Finance
7 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (46.27%) jQuery
8 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
9 26 (38.81%) CSS
9 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
10 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (31.34%) T-SQL
12 19 (28.36%) HTML
12 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
16 13 (19.40%) MCSD
16 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (19.40%) MCPD
16 13 (19.40%) CSS3
17 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (16.42%) ETL
18 11 (16.42%) OO
19 9 (13.43%) OOP
19 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
19 9 (13.43%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 2 (2.99%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) WordPress
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (59.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Subversion
3 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (70.15%) .NET
2 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
3 31 (46.27%) jQuery
4 26 (38.81%) CSS
5 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (28.36%) HTML
7 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (19.40%) CSS3
9 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (8.96%) ADO.NET
11 6 (8.96%) XML
12 5 (7.46%) LINQ
12 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.46%) HTML5
13 4 (5.97%) XSLT
13 4 (5.97%) XHTML
13 4 (5.97%) Classic ASP
13 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) iPhone
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Android
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) MVC
2 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.42%) OO
4 11 (16.42%) ETL
5 9 (13.43%) OOP
5 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.94%) iOS Development
7 7 (10.45%) Android Development
7 7 (10.45%) Refactoring
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.96%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (8.96%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.97%) TDD
9 4 (5.97%) CRM
10 2 (2.99%) ERP
10 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.99%) Data Security
10 2 (2.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) SQL
2 46 (68.66%) C#
3 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
4 21 (31.34%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) Delphi
7 1 (1.49%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) MCSD
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (19.40%) MCPD
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Zend
2 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
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