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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 39 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.57% 1.93% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 2.02% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £26,000 £26,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.80% -13.70%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
174 198 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.86% 95.65% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 152 168 188
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware