Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Graduate
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.00% 1.38% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.40% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Croydon median annual salary £25,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.24% +10.00% +46.34%
South London median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.71% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Permanent vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 334 429 386
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 98.62% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 269 392 352
Croydon median annual salary £46,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +6.67% +10.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,250 £60,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

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 21 November 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
4 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree