Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 405 517 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.53% 18.69% 17.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.66% 60.97% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 372 485 480
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 741 848 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.76% 30.66% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 681 719 735
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.35%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -16 148 £45,000 +20.00% 60
Abingdon +1 52 £40,000 +3.90% 8
Kidlington +12 28 £67,000 +25.23% 4
Thame -6 14 £27,500 -21.43%
Wallingford -24 11 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Bicester - 7 £40,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames -5 6 £23,000 -23.33%
Banbury -9 6 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Witney +2 5 £34,000 +20.35% 6
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 - 1
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 211 (52.10%) Computer Science
2 172 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (42.22%) Java
4 142 (35.06%) Software Engineering
5 95 (23.46%) JavaScript
6 92 (22.72%) SQL
7 91 (22.47%) Web Services
8 86 (21.23%) TDD
9 84 (20.74%) C++
10 81 (20.00%) Python
11 79 (19.51%) Machine Learning
12 76 (18.77%) Analytics
13 74 (18.27%) SQL Server
14 72 (17.78%) HTML
15 70 (17.28%) C#
15 70 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (17.04%) Scrum
17 68 (16.79%) Selenium
18 66 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
19 63 (15.56%) Natural Language Processing
20 61 (15.06%) CSS
21 58 (14.32%) Data Modelling
21 58 (14.32%) Problem-Solving
22 57 (14.07%) Spring
23 53 (13.09%) .NET
24 52 (12.84%) Computer Science Degree
25 51 (12.59%) Jenkins
26 46 (11.36%) Apache Solr
26 46 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
27 45 (11.11%) Test Automation

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 46 (11.36%) Apache Solr
2 36 (8.89%) JBoss
3 25 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.72%) Confluence
5 9 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.48%) WordPress
7 3 (0.74%) Tornado
8 2 (0.49%) CMS
8 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.25%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (1.48%) Mathematica
2 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.99%) OrCAD
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.49%) InVision
5 2 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.15%) GitHub
3 12 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.48%) SaaS
5 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.23%) Office 365
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.25%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.25%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) npm
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Serverless
7 1 (0.25%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.47%) Internet
2 8 (1.98%) Firewall
3 7 (1.73%) LAN
3 7 (1.73%) VLAN
3 7 (1.73%) VPN
3 7 (1.73%) WAN
4 5 (1.23%) DNS
4 5 (1.23%) SAN
5 4 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.74%) HTTP
6 3 (0.74%) Network Security
7 2 (0.49%) DHCP
7 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.49%) Modbus
7 2 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.49%) SMTP
7 2 (0.49%) Wireless
8 1 (0.25%) BGP
8 1 (0.25%) SSL
8 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.37%) Big Data
3 38 (9.38%) MySQL
4 37 (9.14%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (5.19%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.21%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.47%) GIS
7 10 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.23%) Redis
9 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.49%) MS Access
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (16.79%) Selenium
2 51 (12.59%) Jenkins
3 20 (4.94%) JIRA
4 13 (3.21%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.96%) WebDriver
6 10 (2.47%) JMeter
6 10 (2.47%) JUnit
7 9 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.98%) Fiddler
8 8 (1.98%) IntelliJ
8 8 (1.98%) LoadRunner
8 8 (1.98%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.23%) gulp
9 5 (1.23%) Hudson
9 5 (1.23%) Maven
9 5 (1.23%) TestComplete
9 5 (1.23%) YouTrack
10 4 (0.99%) Ant
10 4 (0.99%) Subversion
10 4 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 24 (5.93%) Marketing
2 23 (5.68%) Games
3 21 (5.19%) Finance
4 17 (4.20%) Retail
5 13 (3.21%) Advertising
6 7 (1.73%) Electronics
7 6 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.23%) Publishing
9 3 (0.74%) Automotive
9 3 (0.74%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 190 (46.91%) Developer
2 63 (15.56%) Java Developer
3 51 (12.59%) Graduate
4 48 (11.85%) Analyst
5 46 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 42 (10.37%) Software Developer
7 37 (9.14%) Senior Developer
8 34 (8.40%) .NET Developer
9 28 (6.91%) Graduate Developer
10 27 (6.67%) Junior
11 22 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (4.94%) Junior Developer
13 19 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
14 18 (4.44%) Consultant
15 17 (4.20%) C++ Software Engineer
15 17 (4.20%) Lead Developer
16 16 (3.95%) Test Analyst
17 14 (3.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
18 13 (3.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 13 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (22.47%) Web Services
2 72 (17.78%) HTML
3 63 (15.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 61 (15.06%) CSS
5 57 (14.07%) Spring
6 53 (13.09%) .NET
7 40 (9.88%) RESTful
8 38 (9.38%) ASP.NET
8 38 (9.38%) Lucene
9 37 (9.14%) AngularJS
10 34 (8.40%) XML
11 29 (7.16%) jQuery
12 26 (6.42%) Hibernate
13 20 (4.94%) HTML5
14 19 (4.69%) JSON
15 18 (4.44%) React
16 16 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (3.70%) REST
17 15 (3.70%) Spring Boot
18 11 (2.72%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 211 (52.10%) Computer Science
2 46 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.20%) User Experience
5 10 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.98%) CUDA
7 8 (1.98%) Video\Live Streaming
8 7 (1.73%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (1.48%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.48%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.48%) Social Media
10 5 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.74%) Robotics
12 2 (0.49%) Blog
12 2 (0.49%) CAN bus
12 2 (0.49%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.86%) Linux
1 44 (10.86%) Windows
2 13 (3.21%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.72%) Unix
4 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.74%) Robot Operating System
5 3 (0.74%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.25%) Android
6 1 (0.25%) Debian
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (35.06%) Software Engineering
3 86 (21.23%) TDD
4 79 (19.51%) Machine Learning
5 76 (18.77%) Analytics
6 70 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (17.04%) Scrum
8 58 (14.32%) Data Modelling
8 58 (14.32%) Problem-Solving
9 45 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 40 (9.88%) Unit Testing
11 37 (9.14%) Data Science
11 37 (9.14%) MVC
12 35 (8.64%) Mathematics
13 34 (8.40%) Kalman Filter
13 34 (8.40%) Visualisation
14 33 (8.15%) BDD
15 31 (7.65%) BPMN
15 31 (7.65%) Data Analytics
15 31 (7.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 171 (42.22%) Java
2 95 (23.46%) JavaScript
3 92 (22.72%) SQL
4 84 (20.74%) C++
5 81 (20.00%) Python
6 70 (17.28%) C#
7 36 (8.89%) C
8 27 (6.67%) PHP
9 20 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.96%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.22%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.98%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.98%) Ruby
13 8 (1.98%) Scala
13 8 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.73%) Fortran
15 6 (1.48%) ES6
16 5 (1.23%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (12.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (4.44%) PhD
3 15 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.48%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.23%) CEH
5 5 (1.23%) HNC
5 5 (1.23%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.99%) ISEB
7 3 (0.74%) MCP
7 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.49%) CISM
8 2 (0.49%) CISMP
8 2 (0.49%) CISSP
8 2 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (0.49%) MBA
8 2 (0.49%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.12%) QA
2 13 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.99%) ECSS
4 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) JTAG
4 2 (0.49%) MISRA
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (1.73%) Docker
5 5 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) Firmware
8 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.73%) Ansible
1 7 (1.73%) SCCM
2 6 (1.48%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.48%) SCOM
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.49%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Shiro
5 1 (0.25%) Packer
5 1 (0.25%) Salt
5 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (10.86%) Oracle
2 38 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.95%) Talend
4 11 (2.72%) Google
5 10 (2.47%) VMware
6 9 (2.22%) SAP
7 5 (1.23%) Capita
8 4 (0.99%) EMC
8 4 (0.99%) Informatica
9 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.74%) Twitter
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos
10 2 (0.49%) HP
10 2 (0.49%) Sophos
10 2 (0.49%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco
11 1 (0.25%) CommVault
11 1 (0.25%) IBM
11 1 (0.25%) Perforce
11 1 (0.25%) Remedy