The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 24 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.65% 5.67% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 8.09% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 9
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 173 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 81.55% 70.04% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 139 147 233
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
London

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 25 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 49 (65.33%) C#
1 49 (65.33%) .NET
1 49 (65.33%) ASP.NET
2 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (48.00%) HTML
3 35 (46.67%) CSS
3 35 (46.67%) Degree
4 34 (45.33%) Finance
5 33 (44.00%) MVC
6 31 (41.33%) .NET Framework
6 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (40.00%) SQL
8 24 (32.00%) CMS
8 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.00%) MS Excel
8 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (30.67%) XML
10 21 (28.00%) jQuery
11 20 (26.67%) Ajax
11 20 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 20 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
11 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 20 (26.67%) Relational Database
11 20 (26.67%) RDBMS
12 19 (25.33%) Web Services
12 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
13 17 (22.67%) Statistics
13 17 (22.67%) Economics
14 15 (20.00%) C++
15 14 (18.67%) VBScript

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 24 (32.00%) CMS
2 4 (5.33%) Drupal
2 4 (5.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (32.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 3 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) SMTP
1 3 (4.00%) DNS
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 20 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (85.33%) Developer
2 60 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 39 (52.00%) Programmer
4 32 (42.67%) Analyst
4 32 (42.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 32 (42.67%) Developer Analyst
5 27 (36.00%) Software Developer
6 22 (29.33%) .NET Developer
7 21 (28.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 21 (28.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 21 (28.00%) .NET Programmer
8 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 16 (21.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (21.33%) C# Programmer
9 16 (21.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (21.33%) C# Developer
9 16 (21.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 15 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
11 13 (17.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (65.33%) .NET
1 49 (65.33%) ASP.NET
2 36 (48.00%) HTML
3 35 (46.67%) CSS
4 31 (41.33%) .NET Framework
4 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (30.67%) XML
6 21 (28.00%) jQuery
7 20 (26.67%) Ajax
7 20 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
7 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (25.33%) Web Services
9 14 (18.67%) WCF
10 13 (17.33%) Classic ASP
11 6 (8.00%) J2EE
11 6 (8.00%) JSP
11 6 (8.00%) Struts
11 6 (8.00%) EJB
11 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
3 17 (22.67%) Economics
3 17 (22.67%) Statistics
4 13 (17.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) MVC
2 13 (17.33%) Financial Modelling
2 13 (17.33%) Waterfall
3 11 (14.67%) OO
4 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) TDD
6 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.00%) SOA
7 4 (5.33%) Product Management
8 2 (2.67%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.33%) OOP
9 1 (1.33%) Parallel Programming
9 1 (1.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) C#
2 30 (40.00%) SQL
3 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.00%) C++
5 14 (18.67%) VBScript
6 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
6 13 (17.33%) T-SQL
7 11 (14.67%) C
7 11 (14.67%) VBA
8 8 (10.67%) Java
9 4 (5.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.33%) Python
9 4 (5.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Zend
3 3 (4.00%) Twitter
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