The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 89 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 26 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.85% 2.38% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.45% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 32
Average salary £23,250 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -
Graduate
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
1346 1711 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.73% 97.05% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1448 1560
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 0 15 £22,500 -18.18% 2
Wallingford - 6 £24,000 -
Banbury -5 2 £24,750 +10.00%
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 41 (62.12%) HTML
2 41 (62.12%) CSS
3 39 (59.09%) .NET
4 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 37 (56.06%) C#
6 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 28 (42.42%) SQL
8 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 23 (34.85%) Windows
10 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
12 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
12 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (22.73%) jQuery
14 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
14 13 (19.70%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (18.18%) MVC
15 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (18.18%) Ajax
16 11 (16.67%) Entity Framework
16 11 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 11 (16.67%) Retail
16 11 (16.67%) SaaS
16 11 (16.67%) Identity Management
17 9 (13.64%) Python
17 9 (13.64%) Perl
18 8 (12.12%) Java

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (1.52%) IIS
1 1 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.52%) Drupal
1 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (1.52%) Broadband
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Selenium
1 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) FrontPage
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 11 (16.67%) Retail
2 8 (12.12%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (62.12%) CSS
1 41 (62.12%) HTML
2 39 (59.09%) .NET
3 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (22.73%) jQuery
5 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (18.18%) Ajax
6 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 11 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.06%) WCF
9 3 (4.55%) HTML5
9 3 (4.55%) CSS3
10 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.52%) JSP
11 1 (1.52%) SOAP
11 1 (1.52%) Web Services
11 1 (1.52%) XML
11 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Statistics
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.03%) Physics
5 2 (3.03%) Economics
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) PMI
6 1 (1.52%) DTV
6 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.18%) MVC
4 11 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (9.09%) Web Development
7 4 (6.06%) OO
7 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Software Deployment
8 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.55%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.03%) CAD
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
10 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.52%) Validation
10 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) C#
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (42.42%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) Perl
4 9 (13.64%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) Ruby
5 8 (12.12%) Java
6 7 (10.61%) PHP
7 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) C
8 3 (4.55%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.55%) Coverity
4 2 (3.03%) SolidWorks
4 2 (3.03%) Minitab
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Wind River
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