The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 40 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.05% 1.75% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.79% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
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
241 224 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.77% 98.25% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 205 187 176
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (87.50%) CSS
1 21 (87.50%) C#
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) MVC
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
5 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
6 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 16 (66.67%) Degree
7 14 (58.33%) CMS
7 14 (58.33%) jQuery
8 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
9 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (50.00%) Ajax
9 12 (50.00%) RDBMS
10 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
10 10 (41.67%) Statistics
10 10 (41.67%) Economics
11 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (58.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMTP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
3 12 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 14 (58.33%) jQuery
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
6 12 (50.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (8.33%) CSS3
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.17%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 10 (41.67%) Statistics
2 10 (41.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSD
3 2 (8.33%) MCPD
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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