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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.47% 6.69% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.85% 8.56% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £39,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
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
130 187 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 75.58% 78.24% 77.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 162 147
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) Web Services
3 11 (47.83%) VB.NET
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (47.83%) WCF
3 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) VBScript
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 3 (13.04%) VB
9 3 (13.04%) C
9 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (13.04%) EDI
9 3 (13.04%) Toad
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) SLA
9 3 (13.04%) SQLPlus

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) SQLPlus
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Toad
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Programmer
2 11 (47.83%) Software Programmer
3 10 (43.48%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
4 9 (39.13%) Software Developer
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Programmer
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) WCF
3 3 (13.04%) EDI
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) Symfony
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) JDBC
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) Java EE
5 1 (4.35%) Swing
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) VB.NET
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) VBScript
5 3 (13.04%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) VB6
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) BT
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