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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 85 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 34 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.41% 2.20% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.25% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 38
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
1364 1512 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.60% 97.74% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1284 1722
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +9 17 £22,500 -18.18% 3
Wallingford - 11 £24,000 - 1
Banbury 0 3 £24,500 +8.88%
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 50 (67.57%) Degree
2 49 (66.22%) HTML
3 45 (60.81%) .NET
4 44 (59.46%) SQL Server
4 44 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 44 (59.46%) CSS
5 42 (56.76%) C#
6 30 (40.54%) Computer Science
6 30 (40.54%) SQL
7 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
8 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
9 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
10 18 (24.32%) Windows
11 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (21.62%) jQuery
13 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (20.27%) PHP
14 12 (16.22%) Python
14 12 (16.22%) MVC
14 12 (16.22%) Ajax
14 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (14.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (14.86%) Razor View Engine
15 11 (14.86%) SaaS
15 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
15 11 (14.86%) Retail
15 11 (14.86%) Identity Management
15 11 (14.86%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (13.51%) Perl

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (2.70%) Apache
1 2 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) Drupal
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.70%) FrontPage
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.35%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.86%) Retail
2 10 (13.51%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (66.22%) HTML
2 45 (60.81%) .NET
3 44 (59.46%) CSS
4 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
5 16 (21.62%) jQuery
6 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.22%) Ajax
7 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
7 11 (14.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (14.86%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (6.76%) LAMP
9 2 (2.70%) XML
10 1 (1.35%) JSP
10 1 (1.35%) SOAP
10 1 (1.35%) Web Services
10 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.35%) REST
10 1 (1.35%) CSS3
10 1 (1.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) User Experience
4 6 (8.11%) Statistics
5 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.76%) Open Source
5 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.41%) Economics
7 2 (2.70%) Physics
8 1 (1.35%) PMI
8 1 (1.35%) DTV
8 1 (1.35%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.22%) MVC
4 11 (14.86%) Identity Management
5 8 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (9.46%) Web Development
7 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.41%) OO
8 4 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (5.41%) Static Code Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.70%) CAD
10 2 (2.70%) Project Management
10 2 (2.70%) Email Marketing
10 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Scrum
11 1 (1.35%) Information Security
11 1 (1.35%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 42 (56.76%) C#
3 30 (40.54%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) PHP
5 12 (16.22%) Python
6 10 (13.51%) Perl
7 9 (12.16%) Ruby
8 7 (9.46%) Java
9 4 (5.41%) C
9 4 (5.41%) C++
9 4 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (67.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) PhD
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.41%) Coverity
4 2 (2.70%) SolidWorks
4 2 (2.70%) Minitab
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Wind River
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: Great Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago