The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 36 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 42 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.62% 4.37% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 4.51% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 33
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 932 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.58% 96.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 657 810 615
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
Oxfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Oxford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (54.69%) Degree
2 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
3 28 (43.75%) SQL
4 25 (39.06%) C#
5 24 (37.50%) HTML
6 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
6 23 (35.94%) CSS
6 23 (35.94%) jQuery
7 21 (32.81%) .NET
8 20 (31.25%) Java
9 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
10 12 (18.75%) OO
11 11 (17.19%) XML
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.06%) Linux
14 8 (12.50%) Finance
14 8 (12.50%) Python
14 8 (12.50%) Physics
15 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
15 7 (10.94%) Scala
15 7 (10.94%) OOP
15 7 (10.94%) Eclipse
15 7 (10.94%) PHP
15 7 (10.94%) Validation
16 6 (9.38%) C++
16 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
16 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
16 6 (9.38%) Drupal
16 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
16 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (9.38%) Drupal
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) Solid Edge
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
2 23 (35.94%) CSS
2 23 (35.94%) jQuery
3 21 (32.81%) .NET
4 11 (17.19%) XML
5 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.69%) XBRL
7 1 (1.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.50%) Physics
4 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.25%) Chemistry
6 3 (4.69%) Statistics
6 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.13%) Open Source
7 2 (3.13%) Economics
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Debian
4 1 (1.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) OO
2 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
2 7 (10.94%) OOP
2 7 (10.94%) Validation
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (7.81%) CAD
4 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.13%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.13%) Web Development
7 1 (1.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) C#
3 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) Python
6 7 (10.94%) Scala
6 7 (10.94%) PHP
7 6 (9.38%) C++
8 5 (7.81%) VB
9 4 (6.25%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (54.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PhD
2 2 (3.13%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (1.56%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago