The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 10 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 56 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.59% 22.31% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 24.56% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 52 10
Average salary £28,250 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.52% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 228 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 68.26% 90.84% 77.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 181 260
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,820 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Croydon

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) XQuery
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) NUnit
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) XPath
5 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) XQuery
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft