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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 98 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 29 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.90% 1.42% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.47% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 36
Average salary £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
1471 1501 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.65% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1207 1550
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
Abingdon - 17 £26,500 - 5
Oxford -1 6 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Banbury +2 1 £25,000 -
Wallingford -11 1 £23,500 +9.30% 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 27 (50.00%) C++
2 24 (44.44%) Degree
2 24 (44.44%) Python
3 23 (42.59%) .NET
4 21 (38.89%) Windows
5 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.19%) C#
7 18 (33.33%) Java
7 18 (33.33%) Finance
8 15 (27.78%) Sophos
8 15 (27.78%) WPF
9 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 12 (22.22%) SQL
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) Oracle
10 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
10 11 (20.37%) QA
10 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (18.52%) VB
12 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 9 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
14 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
14 7 (12.96%) Computer Science

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (7.41%) Apache
1 4 (7.41%) Jetty
1 4 (7.41%) nginx
1 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Broadband
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Subversion
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Trac
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) WPF
3 6 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) CSS
4 5 (9.26%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) HTML5
5 4 (7.41%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (7.41%) RESTful
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.85%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) Marionette.js
6 1 (1.85%) RequireJS
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.41%) Semantic Web
4 4 (7.41%) User Experience
5 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.70%) Physics
6 2 (3.70%) Robotics
7 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
6 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) TDD
8 4 (7.41%) Analytics
8 4 (7.41%) Kanban
8 4 (7.41%) Open Source
8 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Use Case
9 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.56%) SDLC
9 3 (5.56%) System Testing
10 2 (3.70%) DNA
10 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) C++
2 24 (44.44%) Python
3 19 (35.19%) C#
4 18 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (22.22%) SQL
6 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 10 (18.52%) VB
8 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.41%) Ruby
9 4 (7.41%) Scala
9 4 (7.41%) VB6
10 3 (5.56%) R
11 2 (3.70%) C
11 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.70%) Perl
12 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nessus
1 2 (3.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Sophos
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) CommVault
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits!
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Corriculo
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Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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