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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 34 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.95% 3.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 4.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
199 271 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 97.07% 97.48% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 167 226 302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) J2EE
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) EJB
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) JSP
6 5 (26.32%) Struts
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Spring
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (21.05%) SQLPlus
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Toad
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) EJB
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) JSP
1 5 (26.32%) Struts
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (21.05%) EDI
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.26%) Economics
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSD
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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Auburn Rose
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