The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 78 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.50% 1.91% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.95% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Graduate
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
775 717 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.12% 97.68% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 657 597 642
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Oxford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) C++
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) WPF
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Ruby
8 4 (19.05%) Subversion
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Semantic Web
8 4 (19.05%) Jetty
8 4 (19.05%) Kanban
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) Jetty
1 4 (19.05%) nginx
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) WPF
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Semantic Web
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) Analytics
1 4 (19.05%) Kanban
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
1 4 (19.05%) Scrum
1 4 (19.05%) TDD
1 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Scala
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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