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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 41 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.22% 0.87% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.88% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +31.81%
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
241 227 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.37% 98.70% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 204 189 175
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Croydon

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) VBA
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft