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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 34 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.21% 5.04% 9.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 5.26% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 26
Average salary £22,250 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
185 247 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.93% 95.74% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 206 250
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Croydon

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) SEO
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Croydon, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £22000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago