The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 99 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 19 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.23% 0.71% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.73% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 16
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +1.92%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1481 1647 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.23% 97.23% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1459 1389
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 15 £24,000 -9.43%
Graduate Software Developer
South East

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 26 (83.87%) .NET
3 25 (80.65%) Computer Science
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
5 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) HTML
5 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
6 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
6 18 (58.06%) Degree
7 16 (51.61%) C++
8 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
8 15 (48.39%) CSS
9 11 (35.48%) OO
9 11 (35.48%) Windows
10 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 8 (25.81%) Linux
11 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.81%) Games
11 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
11 8 (25.81%) Game Development
12 6 (19.35%) Java
13 5 (16.13%) PHP
13 5 (16.13%) MySQL
13 5 (16.13%) LAMP
13 5 (16.13%) GitHub
13 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (16.13%) Open Source
14 3 (9.68%) Coverity
14 3 (9.68%) Reverse Engineering

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) LAMP
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
5 2 (6.45%) WPF
5 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
5 2 (6.45%) LINQ
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) OO
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Game Development
3 3 (9.68%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
3 3 (9.68%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (9.68%) CAD
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) SOA
4 2 (6.45%) UML
4 2 (6.45%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) Product Management
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 3 (9.68%) C
7 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) VB
7 3 (9.68%) Python
8 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Coverity
2 3 (9.68%) Wind River