The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 33 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.11% 14.18% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 14.98% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 1
Average salary £36,250 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.95% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Software Engineer
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
188 247 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.95% 94.64% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 168 213 236
Average salary £36,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +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%

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 29 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago