The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.56% - 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £22,000 - £22,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 174 256 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 97.21% 99.22% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 143 220 145
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon that featured Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Croydon

Graduate
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Croydon

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Graduate Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe