The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer 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
Software Engineer
Rank 12 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 15.18% - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.92% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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% -
Software Engineer
London

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

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

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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

1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (70.59%) Finance
3 47 (69.12%) C#
4 46 (67.65%) .NET
5 41 (60.29%) Degree
6 40 (58.82%) ASP.NET
7 36 (52.94%) CSS
7 36 (52.94%) HTML
8 35 (51.47%) MVC
9 32 (47.06%) .NET Framework
9 32 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (36.76%) Computer Science
10 25 (36.76%) Mathematics
11 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
12 23 (33.82%) Financial Modelling
13 22 (32.35%) SQL
14 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
15 20 (29.41%) CMS
15 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
16 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
17 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
17 16 (23.53%) VBA
17 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (23.53%) RDBMS
17 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
17 16 (23.53%) Ajax
17 16 (23.53%) Statistics
17 16 (23.53%) jQuery
17 16 (23.53%) Economics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.88%) WordPress
2 4 (5.88%) Drupal
3 3 (4.41%) Jetty
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) GitHub
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
1 3 (4.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 16 (23.53%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Toad
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Marketing
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (67.65%) .NET
2 40 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 36 (52.94%) CSS
3 36 (52.94%) HTML
4 32 (47.06%) .NET Framework
4 32 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 16 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
5 16 (23.53%) Ajax
5 16 (23.53%) jQuery
6 13 (19.12%) XML
7 12 (17.65%) WPF
8 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 8 (11.76%) Struts
8 8 (11.76%) Web Services
8 8 (11.76%) Spring
9 5 (7.35%) JSP
9 5 (7.35%) EJB
9 5 (7.35%) J2EE
10 4 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Computer Science
1 25 (36.76%) Mathematics
2 16 (23.53%) Statistics
2 16 (23.53%) Economics
3 5 (7.35%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.47%) Physics
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (51.47%) MVC
3 23 (33.82%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) TDD
6 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) MVVM
9 4 (5.88%) OO
9 4 (5.88%) Product Management
10 3 (4.41%) UML
10 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.47%) BPEL
11 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.47%) Parallel Programming
11 1 (1.47%) Image Processing
11 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) C#
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.53%) VBA
5 12 (17.65%) C++
6 10 (14.71%) Java
7 4 (5.88%) C
7 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Python
7 4 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) Lua
8 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (60.29%) Degree
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) Zend
3 3 (4.41%) JBoss
3 3 (4.41%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) QNX
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