Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 528 503 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.73% 16.05% 18.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.27% 56.39% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 479 448 395
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,600 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 876 892 944
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.07% 28.47% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 737 721 691
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +3.45% +2.35%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Oxfordshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Oxfordshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Oxfordshire

Degree
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 190 £35,500 -11.25% 18
Banbury -1 40 £30,000 -59.73% 1
Abingdon +17 37 £42,500 +3.03% 9
Henley-on-Thames +3 28 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Wallingford 0 19 £37,500 - 1
Witney +6 14 £35,000 +29.63%
Kidlington -12 11 £65,000 +21.50% 5
Thame -12 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 235 (44.51%) Computer Science
2 139 (26.33%) Software Engineering
3 137 (25.95%) C#
4 134 (25.38%) SQL
5 129 (24.43%) C++
6 128 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (23.67%) Java
8 123 (23.30%) Windows
9 112 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 105 (19.89%) .NET
11 102 (19.32%) Linux
12 97 (18.37%) Microsoft
13 96 (18.18%) HTML
13 96 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 84 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
14 84 (15.91%) Computer Science Degree
15 83 (15.72%) Web Services
16 82 (15.53%) Python
17 76 (14.39%) CSS
18 74 (14.02%) ASP.NET
19 70 (13.26%) MVC
19 70 (13.26%) C
20 69 (13.07%) Marketing
21 68 (12.88%) Security Cleared
22 64 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
23 56 (10.61%) Mathematics
24 55 (10.42%) OO
25 54 (10.23%) jQuery
26 52 (9.85%) Finance
27 50 (9.47%) Telecoms

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 26 (4.92%) Apache Solr
2 23 (4.36%) Apache Spark
3 21 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.33%) CMS
4 7 (1.33%) IIS
5 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.76%) WordPress
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.38%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) Drupal
9 1 (0.19%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.95%) PTC Creo
5 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.76%) Simulink
6 3 (0.57%) Mathcad
6 3 (0.57%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.38%) InVision
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.57%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.25%) SaaS
4 10 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.14%) Office 365
6 5 (0.95%) BrowserStack
6 5 (0.95%) IaaS
6 5 (0.95%) PaaS
7 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.38%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.33%) Network Security
2 36 (6.82%) Internet
3 22 (4.17%) Firewall
4 16 (3.03%) VPN
5 15 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (2.65%) DNS
7 13 (2.46%) Ethernet
7 13 (2.46%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.89%) BGP
8 10 (1.89%) WAN
9 8 (1.52%) DHCP
10 7 (1.33%) Kerberos
10 7 (1.33%) LDAP
11 4 (0.76%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.76%) IPsec
11 4 (0.76%) LAN
11 4 (0.76%) MPLS
11 4 (0.76%) OSPF
11 4 (0.76%) VoIP
11 4 (0.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.01%) Big Data
3 25 (4.73%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (3.60%) Apache Hive
4 19 (3.60%) Spark SQL
5 13 (2.46%) MySQL
6 12 (2.27%) GIS
6 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (1.70%) QGIS
8 6 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.57%) QlikView
11 3 (0.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 39 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.73%) Subversion
3 21 (3.98%) Selenium
4 19 (3.60%) JIRA
5 17 (3.22%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.03%) JUnit
6 16 (3.03%) Metasploit
7 15 (2.84%) Bugzilla
8 14 (2.65%) Trac
9 13 (2.46%) NUnit
9 13 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (2.08%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.89%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.89%) JMeter
12 8 (1.52%) webpack
13 5 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.95%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.95%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (13.07%) Marketing
2 52 (9.85%) Finance
3 50 (9.47%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.44%) Manufacturing
5 30 (5.68%) Electronics
6 21 (3.98%) Automotive
7 18 (3.41%) Legal
8 7 (1.33%) Law
9 6 (1.14%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.14%) Retail
10 5 (0.95%) Publishing
11 4 (0.76%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 225 (42.61%) Developer
2 93 (17.61%) Graduate
3 89 (16.86%) Software Developer
4 72 (13.64%) Junior
5 69 (13.07%) C# Developer
6 64 (12.12%) Graduate Developer
7 62 (11.74%) .NET Developer
7 62 (11.74%) Consultant
8 55 (10.42%) Junior Developer
9 49 (9.28%) Analyst
9 49 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 49 (9.28%) Software Engineer
10 48 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
11 44 (8.33%) Administrator
12 37 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (6.82%) Java Developer
14 33 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
14 33 (6.25%) Security Consultant
15 30 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (19.89%) .NET
2 96 (18.18%) HTML
3 83 (15.72%) Web Services
4 76 (14.39%) CSS
5 74 (14.02%) ASP.NET
6 54 (10.23%) jQuery
7 47 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (8.14%) AngularJS
9 31 (5.87%) RESTful
9 31 (5.87%) Spring
10 24 (4.55%) Lucene
11 23 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (3.98%) HTML5
13 20 (3.79%) Backbone.js
14 19 (3.60%) .NET Framework
15 18 (3.41%) WPF
16 16 (3.03%) Hibernate
16 16 (3.03%) WCF
17 14 (2.65%) Marionette.js
17 14 (2.65%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 235 (44.51%) Computer Science
2 84 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.11%) Algorithms
3 27 (5.11%) Social Media
4 26 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (4.17%) Semantic Web
6 18 (3.41%) Driving Licence
7 12 (2.27%) User Experience
8 11 (2.08%) Life Science
8 11 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.89%) Robotics
10 9 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.52%) 3D Printing
12 7 (1.33%) CUDA
13 6 (1.14%) Cybercrime
13 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.95%) FMCG
14 5 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 123 (23.30%) Windows
2 102 (19.32%) Linux
3 29 (5.49%) VxWorks
4 23 (4.36%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.41%) Mac OS X
5 18 (3.41%) Unix
6 15 (2.84%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.52%) CentOS
10 7 (1.33%) Amazon Linux
10 7 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.14%) Android
11 6 (1.14%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (26.33%) Software Engineering
2 128 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (13.26%) MVC
4 64 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
5 56 (10.61%) Mathematics
6 55 (10.42%) OO
7 50 (9.47%) TDD
8 48 (9.09%) Scrum
8 48 (9.09%) SDLC
9 45 (8.52%) Physics
10 43 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 38 (7.20%) Project Management
12 37 (7.01%) Software Testing
13 33 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (5.87%) Test Automation
15 30 (5.68%) Web Development
16 28 (5.30%) Coaching
16 28 (5.30%) Information Security
17 27 (5.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 137 (25.95%) C#
2 134 (25.38%) SQL
3 129 (24.43%) C++
4 125 (23.67%) Java
5 112 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 82 (15.53%) Python
7 70 (13.26%) C
8 42 (7.95%) Shell Script
9 26 (4.92%) MATLAB
10 25 (4.73%) TypeScript
11 23 (4.36%) VB
12 19 (3.60%) R
12 19 (3.60%) T-SQL
13 18 (3.41%) PowerShell
13 18 (3.41%) Ruby
14 17 (3.22%) VBA
15 16 (3.03%) Perl
16 14 (2.65%) PHP
17 9 (1.70%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (15.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 68 (12.88%) Security Cleared
3 37 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 30 (5.68%) DV Cleared
5 29 (5.49%) PhD
6 19 (3.60%) Master's Degree
7 17 (3.22%) CHECK Team Member
8 16 (3.03%) CEH
8 16 (3.03%) CREST Certified
8 16 (3.03%) Cyber Scheme
8 16 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
8 16 (3.03%) OSCP
9 14 (2.65%) CISSP
9 14 (2.65%) CLAS
10 13 (2.46%) Tigerscheme
11 11 (2.08%) HND
12 6 (1.14%) GCFA
12 6 (1.14%) GCFE
12 6 (1.14%) GCIH
12 6 (1.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.06%) QA
2 21 (3.98%) Cyber Essentials
3 19 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.60%) PMO
4 13 (2.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.57%) ECSS
5 3 (0.57%) IEC 62304
5 3 (0.57%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) IASME
6 1 (0.19%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.19%) JTAG
6 1 (0.19%) MISRA
System Software
1 31 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.95%) Firmware
4 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (5.49%) Ansible
2 16 (3.03%) Nessus
3 15 (2.84%) SCOM
4 11 (2.08%) SCCM
5 10 (1.89%) Nagios
6 3 (0.57%) Nmap
7 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 97 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.44%) Oracle
2 34 (6.44%) VMware
3 30 (5.68%) SAP
4 16 (3.03%) Cisco
5 15 (2.84%) Palo Alto
6 11 (2.08%) Juniper
6 11 (2.08%) Sophos
7 10 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 8 (1.52%) ESRI
8 8 (1.52%) Mapinfo
9 6 (1.14%) Twitter
10 5 (0.95%) ANSYS
10 5 (0.95%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.95%) PTC
10 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.76%) Google
12 3 (0.57%) Infor
12 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.57%) Xamarin