The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 64 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.05% 4.54% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 4.70% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 59
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1526 1701 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.54% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1468 1266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Graduate
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 42 £25,000 -3.84% 2
Banbury -3 4 £22,500 +4.65%
Wallingford -14 2 £24,000 +9.09%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 - 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 53 (50.96%) Degree
2 50 (48.08%) Computer Science
3 45 (43.27%) C#
4 40 (38.46%) .NET
5 37 (35.58%) HTML
6 36 (34.62%) CSS
7 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
7 34 (32.69%) SQL
8 29 (27.88%) Java
9 28 (26.92%) OO
9 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 25 (24.04%) jQuery
11 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
12 21 (20.19%) Windows
12 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
13 20 (19.23%) C++
14 19 (18.27%) MS Excel
15 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
16 16 (15.38%) Linux
16 16 (15.38%) Python
17 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
17 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (13.46%) PHP
19 13 (12.50%) XML
20 12 (11.54%) Physics
21 10 (9.62%) Games
21 10 (9.62%) Scala
21 10 (9.62%) Game Development
22 9 (8.65%) OOP
23 8 (7.69%) Finance

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (5.77%) Drupal
2 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.92%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
2 1 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.85%) TestComplete
3 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.62%) Games
2 8 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 37 (35.58%) HTML
3 36 (34.62%) CSS
4 25 (24.04%) jQuery
5 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
6 13 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (2.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.88%) XBRL
8 2 (1.92%) XSL
8 2 (1.92%) Web Services
8 2 (1.92%) Ajax
8 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.92%) WCF
8 2 (1.92%) WPF
8 2 (1.92%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.92%) LINQ
9 1 (0.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (48.08%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.54%) Physics
4 7 (6.73%) Open Source
5 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.85%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.88%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.88%) Statistics
8 2 (1.92%) Economics
9 1 (0.96%) Social Media
9 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Fedora
6 1 (0.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) OO
2 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
3 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.62%) Game Development
5 9 (8.65%) OOP
6 7 (6.73%) Validation
7 6 (5.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (4.81%) Cyber Security
8 5 (4.81%) Static Code Analysis
8 5 (4.81%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (4.81%) CAD
9 4 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.88%) TDD
10 3 (2.88%) MVC
11 2 (1.92%) SOA
11 2 (1.92%) UML
11 2 (1.92%) Risk Management
11 2 (1.92%) Regression Testing
11 2 (1.92%) Software Testing
11 2 (1.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) C#
2 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.69%) SQL
3 29 (27.88%) Java
4 20 (19.23%) C++
5 16 (15.38%) Python
6 14 (13.46%) PHP
7 10 (9.62%) Scala
8 6 (5.77%) C
8 6 (5.77%) Perl
9 5 (4.81%) VB
10 4 (3.85%) Ruby
11 3 (2.88%) F#
12 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 53 (50.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) ISEB
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.92%) MCP
2 2 (1.92%) PhD
2 2 (1.92%) MCSE
2 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Coverity
2 5 (4.81%) Wind River
3 2 (1.92%) Cognos
3 2 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco
4 1 (0.96%) Juniper
4 1 (0.96%) CommVault
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago