The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 40 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.16% 0.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 210 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.27% 95.02% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 190 179 196
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Graduate
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Croydon

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 9 (52.94%) .NET
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) VBA
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
7 7 (41.18%) C#
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (41.18%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) IIS
11 3 (17.65%) jQuery
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 2 (11.76%) MCPD
12 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (11.76%) MCSD
12 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
12 2 (11.76%) Java
12 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (11.76%) CSS3
13 1 (5.88%) Big Data

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) VBA
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCPD
3 2 (11.76%) MCSD
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
Croydon
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
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