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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 54 85 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 28.42% 33.73% 15.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.72% 35.56% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 74 44
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
188 239 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.95% 94.84% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 169 207 245
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 68 (75.56%) .NET
2 64 (71.11%) C#
3 56 (62.22%) SQL
4 55 (61.11%) Finance
5 54 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 53 (58.89%) SQL Server
7 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (46.67%) MVC
9 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 34 (37.78%) jQuery
11 31 (34.44%) CSS
12 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
13 25 (27.78%) HTML
14 24 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
16 20 (22.22%) Computer Science
17 18 (20.00%) Degree
17 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 17 (18.89%) MCSD
18 17 (18.89%) MCPD
19 15 (16.67%) OO
19 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
19 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (16.67%) SDLC
20 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (14.44%) CSS3
22 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.33%) WordPress
3 3 (3.33%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.44%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.11%) OLAP
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.11%) MySQL
9 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.22%) NUnit
3 2 (2.22%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.11%) MSTest
4 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 55 (61.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (75.56%) .NET
2 54 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (37.78%) jQuery
4 31 (34.44%) CSS
5 25 (27.78%) HTML
6 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (14.44%) CSS3
9 11 (12.22%) XML
10 9 (10.00%) LINQ
11 7 (7.78%) WCF
12 6 (6.67%) XSLT
12 6 (6.67%) Web Services
12 6 (6.67%) HTML5
13 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
14 4 (4.44%) XHTML
14 4 (4.44%) ADO.NET
14 4 (4.44%) Classic ASP
14 4 (4.44%) Entity Framework
15 2 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) MVC
3 15 (16.67%) OO
3 15 (16.67%) SDLC
4 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
4 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (10.00%) OOP
6 6 (6.67%) TDD
7 5 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.56%) ETL
7 5 (5.56%) CRM
7 5 (5.56%) Workflow
7 5 (5.56%) Mobile Development
8 3 (3.33%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.33%) Email Marketing
8 3 (3.33%) Migration
8 3 (3.33%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.22%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.11%) C#
2 56 (62.22%) SQL
3 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.56%) Java
5 5 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.44%) Delphi
7 3 (3.33%) PHP
7 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) VB6
8 2 (2.22%) PHP5
8 2 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) VBScript
9 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (20.00%) Degree
2 17 (18.89%) MCSD
2 17 (18.89%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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