Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 4 11
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 377 611 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.50% 20.91% 16.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.09% 67.74% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 330 525 419
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 697 902 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 26.81% 30.87% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 621 775 690
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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 -12 169 £45,000 +12.50% 77
Abingdon +6 60 £40,000 -23.81% 23
Banbury -1 17 £54,000 +80.00% 1
Kidlington +5 10 £63,000 +6.78% 2
Thame +2 7 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Witney -7 3 £34,000 -2.86% 8
Henley-on-Thames -7 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Bicester +2 2 £27,750 -2.63% 2
Wallingford -15 2 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 199 (52.79%) Computer Science
2 157 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (29.97%) Java
4 109 (28.91%) SQL
5 104 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 89 (23.61%) Python
7 80 (21.22%) C++
8 79 (20.95%) Computer Science Degree
9 78 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 77 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
11 69 (18.30%) C#
11 69 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
12 64 (16.98%) Analytics
13 63 (16.71%) Linux
14 55 (14.59%) HTML
15 54 (14.32%) Test Automation
16 52 (13.79%) .NET
17 51 (13.53%) Mathematics
17 51 (13.53%) Data Analytics
18 44 (11.67%) Web Services
19 43 (11.41%) Scrum
20 42 (11.14%) CSS
21 41 (10.88%) Git (software)
21 41 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
22 35 (9.28%) Microsoft
22 35 (9.28%) Windows
22 35 (9.28%) TDD
22 35 (9.28%) Jenkins
23 33 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (8.75%) SQL Server

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 13 (3.45%) Confluence
2 9 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.12%) JBoss
3 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.86%) Apache
5 6 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.80%) CMS
9 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.53%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.27%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.33%) Mathematica
3 5 (1.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 69 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.39%) Google Analytics
4 9 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (2.12%) Silverpop
6 6 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.33%) SaaS
8 4 (1.06%) GitHub
8 4 (1.06%) Office 365
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.80%) Cloudflare
9 3 (0.80%) Google Play
10 2 (0.53%) Boomi
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.27%) IaaS
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.27%) PaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.71%) Broadband
2 13 (3.45%) LAN
2 13 (3.45%) VPN
2 13 (3.45%) WAN
3 10 (2.65%) Firewall
4 9 (2.39%) DHCP
4 9 (2.39%) DNS
4 9 (2.39%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.86%) MPLS
5 7 (1.86%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (1.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.59%) VLAN
7 5 (1.33%) Internet
7 5 (1.33%) Wireless
8 4 (1.06%) Network Security
9 3 (0.80%) HTTP
10 2 (0.53%) Modbus
10 2 (0.53%) SAN
10 2 (0.53%) Skype
10 2 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (6.90%) Big Data
4 17 (4.51%) Hadoop
5 15 (3.98%) MySQL
5 15 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.18%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (2.39%) Geospatial Data
8 8 (2.12%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.12%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.12%) Spotfire
9 7 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.80%) GIS
11 3 (0.80%) Redis
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.53%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.27%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 41 (10.88%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.28%) Jenkins
3 25 (6.63%) JIRA
3 25 (6.63%) Maven
4 20 (5.31%) JUnit
4 20 (5.31%) Selenium
5 11 (2.92%) Ant
6 8 (2.12%) SoapUI
6 8 (2.12%) Subversion
7 7 (1.86%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.86%) GitLab
7 7 (1.86%) Hudson
8 5 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.33%) Mockito
8 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.80%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.80%) CMake
9 3 (0.80%) Xcode
10 2 (0.53%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.53%) webpack
General
1 26 (6.90%) Games
2 23 (6.10%) Finance
3 22 (5.84%) Marketing
4 12 (3.18%) Automotive
4 12 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.65%) Publishing
7 7 (1.86%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.80%) Local Government
9 3 (0.80%) Retail
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (36.87%) Developer
2 49 (13.00%) Graduate
3 39 (10.34%) Software Engineer
4 36 (9.55%) Software Developer
5 30 (7.96%) Graduate Developer
6 23 (6.10%) .NET Developer
6 23 (6.10%) Analyst
6 23 (6.10%) Junior
7 22 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.31%) Python Developer
9 19 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.77%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (3.98%) Support Engineer
12 12 (3.18%) Applications Support
12 12 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (3.18%) Junior Developer
13 11 (2.92%) Data Scientist
13 11 (2.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 11 (2.92%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (14.59%) HTML
2 52 (13.79%) .NET
3 44 (11.67%) Web Services
4 42 (11.14%) CSS
5 31 (8.22%) AngularJS
6 22 (5.84%) ASP.NET
7 21 (5.57%) Spring
8 18 (4.77%) jQuery
9 17 (4.51%) Django
9 17 (4.51%) RESTful
10 16 (4.24%) Hibernate
10 16 (4.24%) SOAP
11 14 (3.71%) JSON
12 13 (3.45%) React
12 13 (3.45%) REST
13 12 (3.18%) Natural Language Processing
14 11 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.92%) XML
15 10 (2.65%) HTML5
16 9 (2.39%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 199 (52.79%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 26 (6.90%) User Experience
4 19 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.71%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.86%) Life Science
7 7 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.59%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.80%) Animation
10 3 (0.80%) CUDA
10 3 (0.80%) iPad
10 3 (0.80%) Robotics
11 2 (0.53%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.71%) Linux
2 35 (9.28%) Windows
3 10 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.12%) Solaris
5 7 (1.86%) CentOS
5 7 (1.86%) Debian
5 7 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.59%) Android
7 4 (1.06%) Unix
8 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 77 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (16.98%) Analytics
5 54 (14.32%) Test Automation
6 51 (13.53%) Data Analytics
6 51 (13.53%) Mathematics
7 43 (11.41%) Scrum
8 41 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 35 (9.28%) TDD
10 33 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (8.22%) Mentoring
12 29 (7.69%) Machine Learning
12 29 (7.69%) OO
13 26 (6.90%) Project Management
14 25 (6.63%) OOP
15 23 (6.10%) DevOps
15 23 (6.10%) MVC
16 22 (5.84%) Data Management
17 20 (5.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 113 (29.97%) Java
2 109 (28.91%) SQL
3 89 (23.61%) Python
4 80 (21.22%) C++
5 78 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 69 (18.30%) C#
7 13 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.18%) R
9 11 (2.92%) C
10 10 (2.65%) Java 8
10 10 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.39%) Delphi
11 9 (2.39%) PHP
12 7 (1.86%) Ruby
13 5 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.80%) Perl
14 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.53%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.27%) Korn
16 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 79 (20.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 15 (3.98%) Master's Degree
3 8 (2.12%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.12%) PhD
4 6 (1.59%) MCP
4 6 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.06%) CISSP
5 4 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.80%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (0.80%) CISM
6 3 (0.80%) HND
6 3 (0.80%) MCSE
6 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.80%) PMP
6 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (0.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.63%) QA
2 8 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.53%) JTAG
3 2 (0.53%) MISRA
3 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 13 (3.45%) Docker
1 13 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.53%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) Xen
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (4.77%) Ansible
2 15 (3.98%) Terraform
3 14 (3.71%) Puppet
4 13 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.18%) Kubernetes
6 11 (2.92%) SCCM
7 8 (2.12%) Packer
8 4 (1.06%) SCOM
9 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.53%) Salt
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 35 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.90%) Google
3 19 (5.04%) Oracle
4 15 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (3.71%) VMware
6 13 (3.45%) Talend
7 10 (2.65%) Tableau
8 8 (2.12%) IBM
8 8 (2.12%) New Relic
8 8 (2.12%) SAP
9 5 (1.33%) HP
10 3 (0.80%) CommVault
10 3 (0.80%) Freshdesk
10 3 (0.80%) Informatica
10 3 (0.80%) PagerDuty
10 3 (0.80%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.80%) Twitter
11 2 (0.53%) DocuSign
11 2 (0.53%) Polycom
11 2 (0.53%) Veeam