Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 381 597 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.42% 19.40% 18.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.77% 67.69% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 329 512 401
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.03%

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 722 882 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 31.12% 28.66% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 608 770 648
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -3 187 £37,500 -11.76% 61
Abingdon +6 47 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Banbury +10 13 £25,000 -47.37% 4
Henley-on-Thames -1 7 £35,000 +38.61% 2
Kidlington -2 5 £47,500 -19.49% 1
Witney -4 5 - - 1
Thame +6 3 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Wallingford +10 1 £22,000 -51.11%
Bicester +3 1 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Wantage - 1 £40,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 225 (59.06%) Computer Science
2 165 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (31.50%) Python
4 117 (30.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 115 (30.18%) SQL
6 112 (29.40%) Software Engineering
7 109 (28.61%) Java
8 81 (21.26%) JavaScript
9 77 (20.21%) Linux
10 69 (18.11%) C++
11 67 (17.59%) HTML
12 66 (17.32%) Mathematics
13 63 (16.54%) Git (software)
14 60 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
15 56 (14.70%) C#
16 54 (14.17%) Analytics
17 53 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
18 50 (13.12%) CSS
19 48 (12.60%) Windows
20 43 (11.29%) .NET
20 43 (11.29%) Data Analytics
21 42 (11.02%) Test Automation
22 38 (9.97%) Mentoring
23 36 (9.45%) AngularJS
23 36 (9.45%) Microservices
23 36 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
24 33 (8.66%) Algorithms
25 32 (8.40%) SQL Server
26 30 (7.87%) OOP
27 29 (7.61%) Finance

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 14 (3.67%) Confluence
2 12 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.57%) Apache
4 5 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.79%) CMS
6 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss
7 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) WildFly
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) CATIA
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.26%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.62%) Google Analytics
5 9 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.36%) Silverpop
6 7 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.05%) Office 365
8 3 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.79%) Google Play
9 2 (0.52%) Boomi
9 2 (0.52%) GitHub
9 2 (0.52%) SaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.41%) Firewall
2 12 (3.15%) VPN
3 9 (2.36%) Broadband
4 8 (2.10%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.10%) LAN
4 8 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (2.10%) WAN
5 7 (1.84%) MPLS
5 7 (1.84%) Skype
6 4 (1.05%) Internet
6 4 (1.05%) SSL
7 3 (0.79%) DHCP
7 3 (0.79%) DNS
7 3 (0.79%) HTTP
7 3 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.26%) IPsec
8 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.26%) OSPF
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 28 (7.35%) Big Data
4 16 (4.20%) Hadoop
5 12 (3.15%) MySQL
6 11 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (2.62%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.36%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.10%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.10%) Spotfire
10 7 (1.84%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.57%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (1.57%) GIS
12 5 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.79%) Redis
14 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.52%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 63 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.51%) Maven
3 20 (5.25%) Jenkins
4 19 (4.99%) JIRA
5 18 (4.72%) JUnit
6 11 (2.89%) Selenium
7 8 (2.10%) Subversion
8 7 (1.84%) Ant
8 7 (1.84%) GitLab
9 6 (1.57%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.31%) JMeter
10 5 (1.31%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.05%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.05%) JBehave
11 4 (1.05%) Mockito
11 4 (1.05%) TestComplete
12 3 (0.79%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 29 (7.61%) Finance
2 19 (4.99%) Marketing
3 16 (4.20%) Games
4 11 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.36%) Publishing
6 7 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.79%) Automotive
7 3 (0.79%) Electronics
7 3 (0.79%) Local Government
7 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 141 (37.01%) Developer
2 66 (17.32%) Graduate
3 59 (15.49%) Software Engineer
4 46 (12.07%) Graduate Developer
5 35 (9.19%) Java Developer
5 35 (9.19%) Junior
6 29 (7.61%) Software Developer
7 27 (7.09%) Python Developer
8 24 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (5.51%) Junior Software Engineer
10 20 (5.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 20 (5.25%) Junior Developer
10 20 (5.25%) Principal Engineer
11 19 (4.99%) Graduate Java Developer
12 17 (4.46%) Administrator
13 16 (4.20%) Architect
13 16 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (3.94%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.67%) Web Developer
16 12 (3.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (17.59%) HTML
2 50 (13.12%) CSS
3 43 (11.29%) .NET
4 36 (9.45%) AngularJS
5 24 (6.30%) Hibernate
6 23 (6.04%) REST
7 22 (5.77%) React
8 21 (5.51%) Django
8 21 (5.51%) jQuery
9 20 (5.25%) Spring
10 19 (4.99%) Web Services
11 16 (4.20%) Node.js
12 15 (3.94%) JSON
13 14 (3.67%) HTML5
14 12 (3.15%) ASP.NET
14 12 (3.15%) JDBC
14 12 (3.15%) RESTful
15 10 (2.62%) JPA
15 10 (2.62%) XML
16 9 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.66%) Algorithms
2 23 (6.04%) User Experience
3 20 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.89%) Life Science
7 9 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.36%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.84%) BYOD
9 7 (1.84%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.79%) Animation
12 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.79%) Fintech
12 3 (0.79%) iPad
12 3 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.21%) Linux
2 48 (12.60%) Windows
3 13 (3.41%) Unix
4 11 (2.89%) Android
5 8 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.84%) Debian
6 7 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.57%) CentOS
7 6 (1.57%) Solaris
8 5 (1.31%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (59.06%) Computer Science
2 165 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (29.40%) Software Engineering
4 66 (17.32%) Mathematics
5 54 (14.17%) Analytics
6 53 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
7 43 (11.29%) Data Analytics
8 42 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 38 (9.97%) Mentoring
10 36 (9.45%) Microservices
11 30 (7.87%) OOP
12 27 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (7.09%) Scrum
12 27 (7.09%) Web Development
13 26 (6.82%) OO
14 24 (6.30%) Unit Testing
15 23 (6.04%) Artificial Intelligence
15 23 (6.04%) Machine Learning
16 20 (5.25%) Data Management
17 19 (4.99%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 120 (31.50%) Python
2 115 (30.18%) SQL
3 109 (28.61%) Java
4 81 (21.26%) JavaScript
5 69 (18.11%) C++
6 56 (14.70%) C#
7 17 (4.46%) Java 8
8 13 (3.41%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.62%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.62%) R
10 9 (2.36%) Delphi
10 9 (2.36%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.84%) C
11 7 (1.84%) Ruby
11 7 (1.84%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.79%) Perl
12 3 (0.79%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.52%) PHP
13 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 117 (30.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (4.99%) Master's Degree
3 10 (2.62%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.10%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.84%) MCSE
5 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.84%) PhD
6 4 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.79%) PMP
7 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) ACCA
9 1 (0.26%) CIMA
9 1 (0.26%) CISM
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.56%) QA
2 6 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (7.09%) Docker
2 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) Firmware
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.26%) Xen
4 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.25%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.94%) Ansible
2 15 (3.94%) SCCM
2 15 (3.94%) Terraform
3 13 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.41%) Puppet
4 6 (1.57%) Packer
5 5 (1.31%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (7.09%) Google
2 19 (4.99%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.72%) Tableau
4 15 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (3.67%) Oracle
6 10 (2.62%) New Relic
7 9 (2.36%) IBM
8 7 (1.84%) Polycom
9 3 (0.79%) Perforce
9 3 (0.79%) SAP
9 3 (0.79%) VMware
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco
10 2 (0.52%) Dell
10 2 (0.52%) DocuSign
10 2 (0.52%) Juniper
10 2 (0.52%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) Arista
11 1 (0.26%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.26%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.26%) SaltStack