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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 34 11 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.60% 18.36% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 20.43% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 13
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +133.33%
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
136 230 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 70.83% 89.84% 72.85%
Number of salaries quoted 122 186 193
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) NUnit
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) VBScript

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Croydon, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago