The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.11% 5.43% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 5.76% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 3
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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
188 243 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.95% 94.19% 92.58%
Number of salaries quoted 166 207 230
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 £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Croydon

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (27.27%) MCPD
7 3 (27.27%) LINQ
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) MCSD
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) CRM

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSD
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCPD
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft