The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 15 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 35 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.62% 6.19% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 6.62% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 21
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 287 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.33% 93.49% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 201 273 291
Average salary £47,500 £43,856 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% +25.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Programmer
London

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Programmer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Croydon

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 57 (75.00%) Finance
2 56 (73.68%) C#
2 56 (73.68%) .NET
3 53 (69.74%) Software Engineering
4 51 (67.11%) MVC
5 50 (65.79%) ASP.NET
6 46 (60.53%) CSS
6 46 (60.53%) HTML
7 44 (57.89%) Degree
8 40 (52.63%) .NET Framework
9 36 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (40.79%) Financial Modelling
11 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
12 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
12 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
12 27 (35.53%) Computer Science
13 26 (34.21%) jQuery
13 26 (34.21%) Ajax
13 26 (34.21%) SQL
13 26 (34.21%) CMS
14 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
15 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
16 20 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
16 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (26.32%) RDBMS
16 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
16 20 (26.32%) VBA
17 16 (21.05%) Statistics
17 16 (21.05%) Marketing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (34.21%) CMS
2 6 (7.89%) concrete5
3 4 (5.26%) WordPress
3 4 (5.26%) Drupal
4 3 (3.95%) Jetty
4 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Magento
2 6 (7.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) GitHub
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
1 3 (3.95%) SMTP
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
3 20 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Toad
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (75.00%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Marketing
3 7 (9.21%) Investment Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (73.68%) .NET
2 50 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 46 (60.53%) CSS
3 46 (60.53%) HTML
4 40 (52.63%) .NET Framework
5 36 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (34.21%) jQuery
6 26 (34.21%) Ajax
7 20 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
7 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (18.42%) XML
9 10 (13.16%) WPF
10 6 (7.89%) XHTML
10 6 (7.89%) JSON
10 6 (7.89%) Symfony
11 4 (5.26%) Web Services
11 4 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (3.95%) OC4J
12 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (3.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Computer Science
2 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
3 16 (21.05%) Statistics
3 16 (21.05%) Economics
4 6 (7.89%) W3C
4 6 (7.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) Software Engineering
2 51 (67.11%) MVC
3 31 (40.79%) Financial Modelling
4 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.84%) OOP
6 7 (9.21%) TDD
6 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
7 6 (7.89%) Analytics
7 6 (7.89%) Web Analytics
7 6 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.58%) MVVM
9 4 (5.26%) Product Management
10 3 (3.95%) UML
10 3 (3.95%) OO
10 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.32%) BPEL
11 1 (1.32%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.32%) SOA
11 1 (1.32%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (73.68%) C#
2 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.21%) SQL
4 20 (26.32%) VBA
5 10 (13.16%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) C
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.26%) Python
7 4 (5.26%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (57.89%) Degree
2 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Zend
3 6 (7.89%) Google
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) Twitter