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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 61 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.12% 2.44% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.57% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 18
Average salary £24,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
721 856 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.62% 95.11% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 593 763 833
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Oxford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 21 (65.63%) Degree
4 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
4 19 (59.38%) CSS
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (46.88%) C#
7 15 (46.88%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) Java
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.63%) Ruby
12 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.50%) HTTP
12 4 (12.50%) Windows
12 4 (12.50%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.50%) PHP
12 4 (12.50%) JSP
12 4 (12.50%) Servlets
12 4 (12.50%) Selenium
12 4 (12.50%) WCF
12 4 (12.50%) Project Management
12 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
12 4 (12.50%) JSF
12 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
12 4 (12.50%) WebDriver

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 15 (46.88%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) JSP
4 4 (12.50%) Servlets
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
4 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.50%) JSF
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (6.25%) CSS3
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) LAMP
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Project Management
1 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
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