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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 91 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 23 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.52% 2.55% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 2.66% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 31
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £21,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1444 1653 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.44% 95.94% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1489 1515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -6 18 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Banbury -5 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Abingdon - 1 £14,000 - 1
Witney - 1 £20,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 36 (67.92%) Degree
2 33 (62.26%) HTML
3 27 (50.94%) CSS
4 26 (49.06%) C#
4 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (43.40%) .NET
5 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
6 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
7 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
8 17 (32.08%) Windows
9 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (28.30%) SQL
10 15 (28.30%) Java
11 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
12 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
13 12 (22.64%) jQuery
14 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
15 10 (18.87%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (15.09%) SaaS
16 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
16 8 (15.09%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (15.09%) Retail
16 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
16 8 (15.09%) Ajax
16 8 (15.09%) MVC
16 8 (15.09%) Identity Management
17 7 (13.21%) Linux
18 6 (11.32%) JSP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Selenium
1 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.09%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) HTML
2 27 (50.94%) CSS
3 23 (43.40%) .NET
4 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
5 12 (22.64%) jQuery
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
6 8 (15.09%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.09%) Ajax
7 6 (11.32%) JSP
7 6 (11.32%) Servlets
7 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
7 6 (11.32%) JSF
8 4 (7.55%) WCF
8 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.77%) HTML5
9 2 (3.77%) CSS3
10 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
2 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) MVC
3 8 (15.09%) Identity Management
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) SDLC
5 4 (7.55%) Software Deployment
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Cyber Security
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.66%) OO
7 2 (3.77%) Web Development
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.77%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (1.89%) Game Development
8 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.89%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (1.89%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) C
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Nessus
1 1 (1.89%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) Dell
3 2 (3.77%) Coverity
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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