Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 357 529 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.76% 19.47% 15.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.42% 62.60% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 311 475 416
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.24% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 656 845 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.45% 31.10% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 591 716 703
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -13 154 £45,000 +20.00% 56
Abingdon +1 52 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Kidlington +11 21 £67,250 -11.51% 3
Banbury +3 16 £55,000 +83.33% 5
Thame +2 14 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Witney -6 4 £36,250 +20.83% 8
Henley-on-Thames -11 4 £35,000 +27.27%
Wallingford -22 2 £41,250 -8.33% 4
Bicester - 2 £27,750 - 1
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 191 (53.50%) Computer Science
2 143 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (35.29%) Java
4 106 (29.69%) Software Engineering
5 104 (29.13%) SQL
6 82 (22.97%) Python
7 75 (21.01%) JavaScript
8 74 (20.73%) C++
9 73 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
10 71 (19.89%) C#
11 66 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
12 64 (17.93%) Analytics
13 63 (17.65%) Web Services
14 60 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
15 57 (15.97%) TDD
16 56 (15.69%) Test Automation
17 54 (15.13%) HTML
17 54 (15.13%) Scrum
18 51 (14.29%) .NET
19 50 (14.01%) Linux
19 50 (14.01%) Machine Learning
20 47 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (12.61%) CSS
21 45 (12.61%) Jenkins
22 43 (12.04%) SQL Server
22 43 (12.04%) Data Analytics
23 42 (11.76%) Microsoft
24 40 (11.20%) Selenium
25 37 (10.36%) Mathematics
26 36 (10.08%) Windows

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 23 (6.44%) JBoss
2 20 (5.60%) Apache Solr
3 16 (4.48%) Confluence
3 16 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.52%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.96%) Apache
6 6 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.40%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.84%) CMS
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) Tornado
10 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.28%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.24%) Mathematica
4 5 (1.40%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 66 (18.49%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.48%) GitHub
4 8 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.96%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.68%) SaaS
7 5 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.12%) Office 365
8 4 (1.12%) Silverpop
9 3 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.84%) Cloudflare
9 3 (0.84%) Google Play
10 2 (0.56%) Boomi
11 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.28%) IaaS
11 1 (0.28%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.28%) PaaS
11 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.36%) LAN
1 12 (3.36%) VPN
1 12 (3.36%) WAN
2 11 (3.08%) Firewall
3 10 (2.80%) DNS
3 10 (2.80%) VLAN
4 9 (2.52%) Broadband
4 9 (2.52%) DHCP
5 8 (2.24%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.96%) Internet
7 5 (1.40%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.40%) SAN
7 5 (1.40%) Wireless
8 4 (1.12%) HTTP
8 4 (1.12%) Network Security
9 3 (0.84%) Modbus
10 2 (0.56%) MPLS
11 1 (0.28%) BGP
11 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.56%) Big Data
2 27 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.60%) MySQL
4 17 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.20%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.24%) Geospatial Data
8 7 (1.96%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.96%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.68%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.40%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.84%) GIS
11 3 (0.84%) Redis
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.56%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (12.61%) Jenkins
2 40 (11.20%) Selenium
3 32 (8.96%) JIRA
4 29 (8.12%) Git (software)
5 18 (5.04%) Maven
6 14 (3.92%) JUnit
7 9 (2.52%) Subversion
8 8 (2.24%) Hudson
8 8 (2.24%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.68%) Ant
10 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.40%) GitLab
11 5 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.40%) YouTrack
12 4 (1.12%) Android Studio
12 4 (1.12%) CMake
12 4 (1.12%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.84%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.84%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (7.28%) Marketing
2 23 (6.44%) Games
3 14 (3.92%) Finance
3 14 (3.92%) Retail
4 12 (3.36%) Automotive
5 11 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.96%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.96%) Publishing
7 5 (1.40%) Advertising
7 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (40.90%) Developer
2 44 (12.32%) Graduate
3 37 (10.36%) Analyst
4 34 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 33 (9.24%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 25 (7.00%) Graduate Developer
8 24 (6.72%) Senior Developer
9 23 (6.44%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.04%) Junior
11 16 (4.48%) Support Engineer
11 16 (4.48%) Test Analyst
12 14 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (3.92%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.64%) Automation Test Analyst
14 12 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (3.36%) Python Developer
15 11 (3.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 11 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (3.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (17.65%) Web Services
2 54 (15.13%) HTML
3 51 (14.29%) .NET
4 45 (12.61%) CSS
5 33 (9.24%) Spring
6 31 (8.68%) Natural Language Processing
7 29 (8.12%) ASP.NET
7 29 (8.12%) RESTful
8 21 (5.88%) jQuery
9 20 (5.60%) XML
10 19 (5.32%) AngularJS
11 17 (4.76%) JSON
11 17 (4.76%) Lucene
12 15 (4.20%) SOAP
13 14 (3.92%) Hibernate
14 13 (3.64%) Django
15 11 (3.08%) HTML5
15 11 (3.08%) REST
16 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (2.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 191 (53.50%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.88%) User Experience
4 17 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 15 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.52%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.68%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.12%) CUDA
11 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.12%) Robotics
12 3 (0.84%) CAN bus
12 3 (0.84%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.84%) iPad
12 3 (0.84%) Social Media
12 3 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.01%) Linux
2 36 (10.08%) Windows
3 15 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.68%) CentOS
4 6 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.40%) Debian
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.12%) Android
7 3 (0.84%) Solaris
7 3 (0.84%) Unix
7 3 (0.84%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.69%) Software Engineering
3 73 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (17.93%) Analytics
5 57 (15.97%) TDD
6 56 (15.69%) Test Automation
7 54 (15.13%) Scrum
8 50 (14.01%) Machine Learning
9 47 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (12.04%) Data Analytics
11 37 (10.36%) Mathematics
12 33 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (8.12%) Data Modelling
14 28 (7.84%) BDD
14 28 (7.84%) OO
15 26 (7.28%) Data Science
15 26 (7.28%) Visualisation
16 25 (7.00%) MVC
16 25 (7.00%) OOP
17 24 (6.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 126 (35.29%) Java
2 104 (29.13%) SQL
3 82 (22.97%) Python
4 75 (21.01%) JavaScript
5 74 (20.73%) C++
6 71 (19.89%) C#
7 19 (5.32%) C
7 19 (5.32%) PHP
8 15 (4.20%) PowerShell
9 14 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.08%) R
11 8 (2.24%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.96%) Delphi
12 7 (1.96%) Ruby
12 7 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.40%) Java 8
15 4 (1.12%) Scala
16 3 (0.84%) Fortran
16 3 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (3.64%) PhD
3 11 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.08%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.68%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.68%) MCP
4 6 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.40%) HNC
5 5 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.12%) CISSP
7 3 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (0.84%) CISM
7 3 (0.84%) HND
7 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.84%) PMP
7 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) CISMP
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB
8 2 (0.56%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.08%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.12%) SLA
4 3 (0.84%) JTAG
4 3 (0.84%) MISRA
5 2 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.80%) Docker
4 5 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (4.20%) Ansible
2 11 (3.08%) Terraform
3 9 (2.52%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.52%) SCCM
4 8 (2.24%) SCOM
5 7 (1.96%) Puppet
6 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.40%) Packer
8 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.28%) Google
3 25 (7.00%) Oracle
4 16 (4.48%) Talend
4 16 (4.48%) VMware
5 9 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.24%) SAP
7 7 (1.96%) Tableau
8 5 (1.40%) HP
9 4 (1.12%) IBM
9 4 (1.12%) Informatica
10 3 (0.84%) CommVault
10 3 (0.84%) Freshdesk
10 3 (0.84%) New Relic
10 3 (0.84%) PagerDuty
10 3 (0.84%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.84%) Twitter
11 2 (0.56%) DocuSign
11 2 (0.56%) Sophos
11 2 (0.56%) Veeam