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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 70 41 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.89% 22.65% 33.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.46% 22.78% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 76
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
246 180 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.01% 99.45% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 212 162 204
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (44.92%) .NET
2 52 (44.07%) SQL
3 51 (43.22%) C#
3 51 (43.22%) JavaScript
3 51 (43.22%) SQL Server
3 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (37.29%) Finance
4 44 (37.29%) ASP.NET
5 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
6 31 (26.27%) MVC
6 31 (26.27%) HTML
6 31 (26.27%) jQuery
7 30 (25.42%) CSS
8 28 (23.73%) Web Services
9 24 (20.34%) Oracle
10 23 (19.49%) SharePoint
11 22 (18.64%) Waterfall
11 22 (18.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (16.95%) WCF
12 20 (16.95%) XML
13 19 (16.10%) Java
14 18 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
15 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (13.56%) PL/SQL
17 15 (12.71%) Unix
17 15 (12.71%) TDD
17 15 (12.71%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (12.71%) Mentoring
18 14 (11.86%) Retail

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 23 (19.49%) SharePoint
2 22 (18.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (12.71%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 7 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.39%) WordPress
7 3 (2.54%) Mule
7 3 (2.54%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) Drupal
8 1 (0.85%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) Liferay
8 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle HRMS
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (5.08%) Magento
5 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) GitHub
2 2 (1.69%) iPaaS
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (43.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (11.86%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (11.86%) MySQL
4 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.63%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.93%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (4.24%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (3.39%) Star Schema
10 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (5.93%) Subversion
4 3 (2.54%) Ant
4 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.69%) Moq
5 2 (1.69%) NUnit
5 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.85%) jMock
6 1 (0.85%) JUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Maven
6 1 (0.85%) Mockito
6 1 (0.85%) ProC
6 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 44 (37.29%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Retail
3 11 (9.32%) Marketing
4 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 3 (2.54%) Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Back Office
7 2 (1.69%) Law
7 2 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (44.92%) .NET
2 44 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 31 (26.27%) HTML
3 31 (26.27%) jQuery
4 30 (25.42%) CSS
5 28 (23.73%) Web Services
6 20 (16.95%) WCF
6 20 (16.95%) XML
7 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
7 12 (10.17%) Entity Framework
7 12 (10.17%) WPF
8 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.93%) CSS3
8 7 (5.93%) REST
9 6 (5.08%) Spring
10 5 (4.24%) Ajax
10 5 (4.24%) J2EE
11 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Digital Media
2 5 (4.24%) iPad
3 4 (3.39%) W3C
4 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.54%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Unix
2 7 (5.93%) Linux
3 6 (5.08%) Windows
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.27%) MVC
3 22 (18.64%) Waterfall
4 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
5 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (12.71%) Mentoring
6 15 (12.71%) TDD
7 13 (11.02%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.32%) ETL
8 11 (9.32%) OO
9 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
10 9 (7.63%) Front End Development
11 8 (6.78%) MVVM
11 8 (6.78%) Scrum
12 7 (5.93%) Parallel Computing
12 7 (5.93%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.93%) SOLID
12 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.07%) SQL
2 51 (43.22%) C#
2 51 (43.22%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.10%) Java
4 16 (13.56%) PL/SQL
5 14 (11.86%) PHP
6 12 (10.17%) VB.NET
7 10 (8.47%) VBScript
8 5 (4.24%) C
9 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.69%) C++
10 2 (1.69%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) Groovy
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Python
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.24%) Degree
3 1 (0.85%) MCITP
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.34%) Oracle
3 9 (7.63%) EPiServer
3 9 (7.63%) SAP
4 7 (5.93%) Retek
5 4 (3.39%) Embarcadero
6 3 (2.54%) hybris
6 3 (2.54%) Zend
7 2 (1.69%) Demandware
8 1 (0.85%) Cognos
8 1 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
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