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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 68 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 17 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.17% 4.51% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 4.78% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 38
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
739 691 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.26% 94.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 581 618 809
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Oxford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (54.29%) Degree
3 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
4 17 (48.57%) HTML
5 11 (31.43%) C#
6 10 (28.57%) SDLC
6 10 (28.57%) .NET
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.71%) JSP
7 9 (25.71%) Servlets
7 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
7 9 (25.71%) HTTP
7 9 (25.71%) Project Management
7 9 (25.71%) JSF
8 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) C++
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (14.29%) Windows
10 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Selenium
11 4 (11.43%) WCF
11 4 (11.43%) jQuery
11 4 (11.43%) CSS

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Boomi
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
2 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) .NET
3 9 (25.71%) JSP
3 9 (25.71%) Servlets
3 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
3 9 (25.71%) JSF
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) WCF
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) XSLT
6 2 (5.71%) Java EE
7 1 (2.86%) LAMP
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) React
7 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.86%) Biology
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) SDLC
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.57%) Python
8 2 (5.71%) C
8 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) Delphi
9 1 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) VBA
9 1 (2.86%) Pascal
9 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.86%) Ruby
9 1 (2.86%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
1 2 (5.71%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Dell
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
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