The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 39 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.49% 1.01% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.04% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 15
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Junior
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
265 192 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.51% 96.48% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 237 165 238
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Junior
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Junior Salary Trend in Croydon

Junior
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Croydon

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Junior 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 Junior in their job title.

1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) ISEB
3 6 (35.29%) BT
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Statistics
3 6 (35.29%) Test Management
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Fault Management
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
7 1 (5.88%) Animation
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited Junior 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 Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) MFC
5 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Statistics
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Fault Management
1 6 (35.29%) System Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Test Management
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware