Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 278 199 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.43% 13.59% 18.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.66% 61.99% 62.10%
Number of salaries quoted 241 186 229
Oxford median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -8.24% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £24,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +12.33%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 466 321 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 29.22% 21.93% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 413 279 386
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £63,750 £56,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Oxford

Degree
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Oxford.

Salary trend for Degree in Oxford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 139 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 91 (32.73%) Python
2 91 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (31.65%) C++
4 70 (25.18%) Software Engineering
5 66 (23.74%) Mathematics
6 64 (23.02%) C#
7 61 (21.94%) Linux
8 57 (20.50%) Java
9 54 (19.42%) Windows
10 53 (19.06%) Qt
11 52 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
11 52 (18.71%) Physics
12 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
13 41 (14.75%) .NET
14 39 (14.03%) Microsoft
15 37 (13.31%) SQL
15 37 (13.31%) Computer Science Degree
16 36 (12.95%) Git (software)
17 31 (11.15%) Project Management
17 31 (11.15%) MVC
17 31 (11.15%) Algorithms
18 30 (10.79%) C
18 30 (10.79%) Matrix Organization
19 29 (10.43%) PhD
19 29 (10.43%) Time Management
19 29 (10.43%) QA
19 29 (10.43%) jQuery
20 28 (10.07%) HTML
21 27 (9.71%) ERP

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.88%) nginx
2 7 (2.52%) Confluence
3 3 (1.08%) Apache
3 3 (1.08%) lighttpd
3 3 (1.08%) WordPress
4 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.36%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.36%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 16 (5.76%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle AGIS
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.72%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 52 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.32%) SaaS
4 7 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.44%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.72%) Office 365
8 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.91%) Network Security
2 21 (7.55%) Firewall
3 18 (6.47%) BGP
4 15 (5.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (5.04%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.04%) VPN
6 10 (3.60%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (3.60%) IPsec
6 10 (3.60%) OSPF
7 8 (2.88%) DNS
7 8 (2.88%) WAN
8 7 (2.52%) EIGRP
8 7 (2.52%) Ethernet
8 7 (2.52%) HSRP
8 7 (2.52%) LAN
8 7 (2.52%) MPLS
8 7 (2.52%) VoIP
8 7 (2.52%) VRRP
9 6 (2.16%) LDAP
10 5 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.88%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.16%) MySQL
3 6 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.44%) Redis
4 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.08%) Big Data
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.72%) GIS
6 2 (0.72%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.72%) MS Access
7 1 (0.36%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 36 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.32%) JIRA
4 8 (2.88%) JUnit
4 8 (2.88%) SoapUI
5 7 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.16%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.16%) JMeter
6 6 (2.16%) Metasploit
6 6 (2.16%) Selenium
6 6 (2.16%) Subversion
7 2 (0.72%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (8.63%) Finance
2 21 (7.55%) Automotive
3 17 (6.12%) Electronics
4 10 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.24%) Games
6 8 (2.88%) Publishing
7 7 (2.52%) Marketing
8 6 (2.16%) Local Government
9 5 (1.80%) Legal
10 4 (1.44%) Retail
11 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (26.98%) Developer
2 63 (22.66%) Software Engineer
3 55 (19.78%) C++ Software Engineer
4 40 (14.39%) Graduate
5 35 (12.59%) Junior
6 29 (10.43%) Analyst
7 20 (7.19%) Consultant
8 18 (6.47%) Network Engineer
9 17 (6.12%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.76%) Graduate Developer
10 16 (5.76%) Web Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Junior Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Security Engineer
12 14 (5.04%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (5.04%) Security Consultant
13 13 (4.68%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.68%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 13 (4.68%) Junior Software Engineer
14 12 (4.32%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.06%) Qt
2 41 (14.75%) .NET
3 29 (10.43%) jQuery
4 28 (10.07%) HTML
5 26 (9.35%) OpenGL
5 26 (9.35%) WinForms
6 24 (8.63%) MFC
7 23 (8.27%) Web Services
8 21 (7.55%) ASP.NET
9 18 (6.47%) CSS
9 18 (6.47%) RESTful
10 16 (5.76%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (4.32%) React
13 11 (3.96%) .NET Framework
13 11 (3.96%) Ember.js
14 10 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.24%) Spring
16 6 (2.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 139 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.15%) Algorithms
3 27 (9.71%) CUDA
4 19 (6.83%) User Experience
5 13 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.68%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.16%) Life Science
9 5 (1.80%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.44%) Robotics
10 4 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.08%) Fintech
11 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.72%) ASIC
12 2 (0.72%) Optoelectronics
12 2 (0.72%) Verilog
13 1 (0.36%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.94%) Linux
2 54 (19.42%) Windows
3 19 (6.83%) Unix
4 8 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.16%) CentOS
6 5 (1.80%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.08%) Android
8 3 (1.08%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.72%) Debian
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.18%) Software Engineering
3 66 (23.74%) Mathematics
4 52 (18.71%) Physics
5 31 (11.15%) MVC
5 31 (11.15%) Project Management
6 30 (10.79%) Matrix Organization
7 29 (10.43%) Time Management
8 27 (9.71%) ERP
9 25 (8.99%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.99%) Multithreading
9 25 (8.99%) OOD
10 23 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (7.91%) ITIL
11 22 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (7.55%) OO
13 19 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (6.83%) Web Development
14 18 (6.47%) Machine Learning
15 17 (6.12%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (32.73%) Python
2 88 (31.65%) C++
3 64 (23.02%) C#
4 57 (20.50%) Java
5 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
6 37 (13.31%) SQL
7 30 (10.79%) C
8 18 (6.47%) Perl
9 13 (4.68%) Ruby
10 12 (4.32%) R
11 11 (3.96%) MATLAB
11 11 (3.96%) PHP
12 9 (3.24%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.52%) VBA
14 6 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.44%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.44%) VB
17 2 (0.72%) Tcl
17 2 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (13.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 29 (10.43%) PhD
3 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.60%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.16%) CEH
6 6 (2.16%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (2.16%) CREST Certified
6 6 (2.16%) Cyber Scheme
6 6 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.16%) OSCP
7 5 (1.80%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.80%) GCFA
7 5 (1.80%) GCFE
7 5 (1.80%) GCIH
7 5 (1.80%) GREM
7 5 (1.80%) MCDBA
7 5 (1.80%) MCITP
7 5 (1.80%) MCSE
7 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.43%) QA
2 24 (8.63%) PMO
3 6 (2.16%) SLA
4 4 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.72%) IEC 62304
6 2 (0.72%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.36%) GDPR
7 1 (0.36%) IASME
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Firmware
1 3 (1.08%) Postfix
1 3 (1.08%) Varnish
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.72%) Xen
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (5.40%) Nagios
2 12 (4.32%) SCOM
3 6 (2.16%) Nessus
4 3 (1.08%) Cacti
4 3 (1.08%) Nmap
5 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.72%) Puppet
5 2 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.63%) SAP
3 13 (4.68%) Palo Alto
4 12 (4.32%) Cisco
4 12 (4.32%) SolarWinds
5 10 (3.60%) Juniper
6 8 (2.88%) CheckPoint
7 7 (2.52%) Google
8 6 (2.16%) Oracle
9 4 (1.44%) IBM
9 4 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.08%) Avaya
10 3 (1.08%) Capita
10 3 (1.08%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.72%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.72%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.72%) VMware
11 2 (0.72%) Zend
12 1 (0.36%) Citrix
12 1 (0.36%) NetApp