The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,750 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Junior
London / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.79% 2.03% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 2.07% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £27,750 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% +3.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,400 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £28,000 £25,650
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

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 185 241 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 98.40% 97.97% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 141 223 173
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Croydon

Junior
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Junior in Croydon

Junior
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Croydon over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Junior 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 Junior in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) GIS
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Scala
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 6 (40.00%) Go
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (33.33%) Ticket Management
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003

Junior 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 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Go
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco