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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 53 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 69 79 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.29% 4.46% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 4.64% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 69 64 57
Average salary £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,200 £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
1552 1704 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.46% 96.22% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1470 1260
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 25 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 25 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 +7 46 £26,500 +2.91% 2
Banbury -4 5 £21,500 -
Wallingford -12 2 £24,000 +9.09%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £24,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 54 (51.43%) Degree
2 50 (47.62%) Computer Science
3 44 (41.90%) C#
4 39 (37.14%) .NET
5 38 (36.19%) HTML
6 36 (34.29%) CSS
7 34 (32.38%) JavaScript
8 33 (31.43%) SQL
9 30 (28.57%) Java
10 28 (26.67%) OO
10 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 25 (23.81%) jQuery
12 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
13 21 (20.00%) Windows
13 21 (20.00%) Mathematics
14 20 (19.05%) C++
15 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
16 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
17 17 (16.19%) Linux
18 16 (15.24%) Python
19 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
19 15 (14.29%) PHP
19 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (12.38%) XML
21 12 (11.43%) Physics
22 10 (9.52%) Games
22 10 (9.52%) Scala
22 10 (9.52%) Game Development
23 9 (8.57%) OOP
24 8 (7.62%) Finance

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (5.71%) Drupal
2 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.90%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) DNS
3 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.81%) TestComplete
2 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.52%) Games
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.14%) .NET
2 38 (36.19%) HTML
3 36 (34.29%) CSS
4 25 (23.81%) jQuery
5 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 13 (12.38%) XML
7 3 (2.86%) XBRL
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.90%) WCF
8 2 (1.90%) WPF
8 2 (1.90%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.90%) LINQ
8 2 (1.90%) Ajax
8 2 (1.90%) XSL
8 2 (1.90%) Web Services
9 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.43%) Physics
4 7 (6.67%) Open Source
5 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.81%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.86%) Statistics
7 3 (2.86%) Social Media
7 3 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.90%) Economics
9 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Linux
3 6 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.95%) Debian
6 1 (0.95%) Fedora
6 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) OO
2 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
3 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.52%) Game Development
5 9 (8.57%) OOP
6 7 (6.67%) Validation
7 6 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 5 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
8 5 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (4.76%) CAD
9 4 (3.81%) MVC
9 4 (3.81%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.86%) TDD
10 3 (2.86%) Web Development
11 2 (1.90%) Manual Testing
11 2 (1.90%) System Testing
11 2 (1.90%) Product Management
11 2 (1.90%) 3D Modelling
11 2 (1.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.90%) C#
2 34 (32.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (31.43%) SQL
4 30 (28.57%) Java
5 20 (19.05%) C++
6 16 (15.24%) Python
7 15 (14.29%) PHP
8 10 (9.52%) Scala
9 6 (5.71%) C
9 6 (5.71%) Perl
10 5 (4.76%) VB
11 4 (3.81%) Ruby
12 3 (2.86%) F#
13 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (51.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.90%) MCP
2 2 (1.90%) MCSE
2 2 (1.90%) PhD
2 2 (1.90%) ISEB
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) Coverity
2 5 (4.76%) Wind River
3 2 (1.90%) VMware
3 2 (1.90%) Cognos
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco
4 1 (0.95%) Juniper
4 1 (0.95%) CommVault
4 1 (0.95%) Google
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago