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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 67 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.21% 1.48% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.50% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 30
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+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
700 799 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.55% 98.76% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 583 667 858
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,798 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Oxford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (74.00%) HTML
3 34 (68.00%) Degree
4 33 (66.00%) .NET
5 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (64.00%) CSS
6 29 (58.00%) SQL
6 29 (58.00%) Computer Science
7 27 (54.00%) C#
8 14 (28.00%) PHP
8 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.00%) Python
11 9 (18.00%) Ruby
11 9 (18.00%) Marketing
12 7 (14.00%) Web Development
12 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (14.00%) User Experience
12 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (14.00%) Perl
13 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
13 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (10.00%) GitHub
14 5 (10.00%) jQuery
14 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
14 5 (10.00%) Open Source
14 5 (10.00%) LAMP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (4.00%) FrontPage
2 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (18.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 33 (66.00%) .NET
3 32 (64.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.00%) jQuery
5 5 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (8.00%) Economics
5 4 (8.00%) Statistics
6 2 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.00%) Web Development
2 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.00%) OO
6 1 (2.00%) MVC
6 1 (2.00%) Validation
6 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 27 (54.00%) C#
4 14 (28.00%) PHP
5 9 (18.00%) Python
5 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 7 (14.00%) Perl
7 4 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Cognos
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
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