South West London

Parks take up a great deal of Richmond Upon Thames, and include Richmond Park, Bushy Park, Kew Gardens, and Hampton Court Park. There are over 100 parks and open spaces within its boundary. There are a variety of jobs, internships and apprenticeships at Kew Gardens - to see available opportunities visit https://careers.kew.org/vacancies.html. The average Richmond salary is £32,890. Most live job ads in Richmond are for Teaching Jobs and Hospitality & Catering Jobs.

Wandsworth is home to Clapham Junction railway station, the country’s busiest station. The top three most popular occupations here are Professional Occupations (31%), Associate Professional and Technical (21%) and Managers, Directors and Senior Officials (16%). The average Wandsworth salary is £35,517. There is a high demand for Teachers and Healthcare Workers.

Lambeth includes the popular cultural hub of the South Bank, the street markets of Brixton, and the open spaces of Clapham and Streatham Commons. One of the highest paying occupations in Lambeth is teaching. You can find out about teaching at https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/. The average Lambeth salary is £38,693. Most live job ads in Lambeth are for IT Jobs and Accounting & Finance Jobs.

The Town Centre in Kingston Upon Thames has many stores, including smaller retailers and market stalls in the famous Market Place. You can find out more about a career in retail sales at http://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/sales-assistant. The average Kingston Upon Thames salary is £39,877. Most live job ads in Kingston Upon Thames are for Teaching Jobs and Hospitality & Catering Jobs.

Merton has a population of 209,000 and is home to over 13,000 businesses. The average salary in Merton is £34,557.

The largest employers in Sutton are Epson and St Helier University Hospital. For more information about a career in healthcare, visit https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/explore-roles/wider-healthcare-team/roles-wider-healthcare-team/clinical-support-staff/healthcare-assistant. The average Sutton salary is £39,415 with a high demand in Healthcare & Nursing and Trade & Construction.

In a plan to optimise growth and jobs, The Croydon Partnership’s £1.4bn scheme will transform Croydon’s Town Centre into a state-of-the-art retail, leisure and restaurant destination, creating 7,000 new jobs, new car parking and new residential units including affordable housing. The average Croydon salary is £40,425 with a high demand in Healthcare & Nursing and Trade & Construction.

 

Sources:

www.adzuna.co.uk
www.london.gov.uk

Last update:
April 2021