The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
London / Croydon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 30 11
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 23 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 11.98% 6.07% 15.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.73% 30.61% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 30
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% +20.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 49 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 48.44% 19.84% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 60
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +58.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,266 £46,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Croydon

Degree
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Degree in Croydon

Degree
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Croydon over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) WCF
3 14 (48.28%) Integration Testing
4 10 (34.48%) WPF
4 10 (34.48%) Fintech
4 10 (34.48%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (34.48%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) C
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (17.24%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) VB
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
8 4 (13.79%) MVC

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) SSH
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.34%) VoIP
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) RTCP
2 2 (6.90%) RTP
2 2 (6.90%) STUN
3 1 (3.45%) BGP
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) IPv6
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) OSPF
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Software Developer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
6 3 (10.34%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) WCF
3 10 (34.48%) WPF
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) WinForms
6 3 (10.34%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Fintech
2 10 (34.48%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (20.69%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.90%) Social Media
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) CentOS
2 3 (10.34%) CoreOS
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Integration Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) CRM
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (10.34%) Data Security
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (10.34%) Security Hardening
8 1 (3.45%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Multichannel Retail
8 1 (3.45%) Network Design
8 1 (3.45%) Service Design
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
1 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
2 7 (24.14%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) C
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) VB
6 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
1 3 (10.34%) COSO
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
1 3 (10.34%) OpenSIPS
1 3 (10.34%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) BIND 9
2 1 (3.45%) iptables
2 1 (3.45%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
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