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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 36 38 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 4 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.38% 1.97% 13.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 2.48% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 40
Average salary £55,000 £28,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.69% -38.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
211 161 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 79.32% 79.31% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 186 136 216
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Croydon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 11 (40.74%) OO
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) WPF
6 10 (37.04%) TDD
6 10 (37.04%) SOLID
7 9 (33.33%) MVVM
7 9 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) Parallel Computing
8 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
8 7 (25.93%) QA
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
11 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (11.11%) Linux
12 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 3 (11.11%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (7.41%) Toad
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 9 (33.33%) WPF Developer
4 8 (29.63%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (25.93%) C# WCF Developer
5 7 (25.93%) WCF Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
1 12 (44.44%) WCF
2 11 (40.74%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) WPF
4 7 (25.93%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) EDI
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 2 (7.41%) Java EE
6 2 (7.41%) JDBC
6 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 2 (7.41%) Swing
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Symfony
7 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) SOLID
4 10 (37.04%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) MVVM
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) Parallel Computing
6 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
8 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Use Case
9 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.11%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) BT
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