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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 83 70 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 33 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.20% 3.30% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 3.43% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 77
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
1397 1457 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.26% 96.30% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1251 1456
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -21 17 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Banbury -10 2 £30,000 +50.00%
Abingdon - 2 £27,000 - 2
Wallingford +16 1 £18,500 -22.91%
Henley-on-Thames +2 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Thame - 1 £30,000 -
Witney - 1 £20,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (57.89%) Java
1 33 (57.89%) Degree
2 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 27 (47.37%) HTML
4 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
5 16 (28.07%) C#
5 16 (28.07%) .NET
6 14 (24.56%) SQL
7 13 (22.81%) C++
7 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
7 13 (22.81%) CSS
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 10 (17.54%) Windows
8 10 (17.54%) SDLC
9 9 (15.79%) JSP
9 9 (15.79%) Servlets
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) HTTP
9 9 (15.79%) JSF
9 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
10 8 (14.04%) Python
10 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 8 (14.04%) T-SQL
11 7 (12.28%) jQuery
12 6 (10.53%) Nessus
12 6 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (10.53%) Nmap
12 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (10.53%) C

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) Simulink
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.51%) Boomi
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) Broadband
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
3 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Selenium
1 4 (7.02%) Metasploit
1 4 (7.02%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.51%) Electronics
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.51%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) .NET
3 13 (22.81%) CSS
4 9 (15.79%) JSP
4 9 (15.79%) Servlets
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 9 (15.79%) JSF
5 7 (12.28%) jQuery
6 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.02%) WCF
8 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.51%) Java EE
8 2 (3.51%) Web Services
8 2 (3.51%) XML
8 2 (3.51%) XSLT
9 1 (1.75%) LAMP
9 1 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.75%) Robotics
5 1 (1.75%) New Media
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.75%) Biology
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) SDLC
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
3 6 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.02%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) Automation Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.26%) MVC
6 3 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.75%) Android Development
8 1 (1.75%) DevOps
8 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.07%) C#
4 14 (24.56%) SQL
5 13 (22.81%) C++
6 8 (14.04%) T-SQL
6 8 (14.04%) Python
7 6 (10.53%) C
8 4 (7.02%) VB
9 3 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (3.51%) Ruby
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.75%) Pascal
11 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.75%) Fortran
11 1 (1.75%) Delphi
11 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (57.89%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) PhD
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Nessus
1 6 (10.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Dell
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
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