Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 569 490 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.28% 18.24% 19.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.03% 62.26% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 497 428 565
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +25.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - -2.30% +3.57%

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 875 787 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 28.11% 29.29% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 775 663 854
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
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 February 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 23 February 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 -2 244 £42,500 +2.41% 56
Abingdon -7 76 £40,000 - 9
Kidlington +7 25 £59,000 +10.28% 2
Henley-on-Thames +1 15 £23,000 -16.36%
Wallingford -25 11 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Witney - 7 £21,500 - 4
Bicester - 6 £40,000 -
Banbury +3 3 £47,500 +26.67% 9
Thame -26 1 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 256 (44.99%) Computer Science
2 176 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (29.88%) Software Engineering
4 166 (29.17%) Java
5 161 (28.30%) C++
6 154 (27.07%) Python
7 112 (19.68%) JavaScript
8 99 (17.40%) Linux
8 99 (17.40%) Amazon AWS
9 95 (16.70%) Windows
9 95 (16.70%) SQL
10 92 (16.17%) SQL Server
11 90 (15.82%) HTML
12 86 (15.11%) C#
13 83 (14.59%) Mathematics
14 77 (13.53%) Physics
15 76 (13.36%) CSS
15 76 (13.36%) Microsoft
16 70 (12.30%) Qt
17 69 (12.13%) Scrum
18 67 (11.78%) C
19 66 (11.60%) Web Services
20 55 (9.67%) .NET
20 55 (9.67%) AngularJS
21 54 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
21 54 (9.49%) Git (software)
22 53 (9.31%) Test Automation
22 53 (9.31%) Machine Learning
23 52 (9.14%) Algorithms
24 51 (8.96%) Selenium

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 17 (2.99%) Apache Solr
2 15 (2.64%) Confluence
3 13 (2.28%) WordPress
4 12 (2.11%) CMS
5 10 (1.76%) JBoss
6 9 (1.58%) Drupal
7 8 (1.41%) Joomla!
7 8 (1.41%) nginx
8 7 (1.23%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.70%) Apache
9 4 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.53%) lighttpd
10 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.35%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.35%) IIS
11 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.18%) Tornado
Applications
1 14 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (0.53%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.35%) InVision
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.64%) SAP ERP
2 12 (2.11%) SAP CO
2 12 (2.11%) SAP FI
2 12 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.35%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 99 (17.40%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.04%) GitHub
4 12 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.93%) SaaS
6 10 (1.76%) Office 365
7 9 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.88%) Silverpop
9 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) npm
11 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 26 (4.57%) Internet
3 24 (4.22%) Broadband
4 22 (3.87%) VPN
5 20 (3.51%) WAN
6 16 (2.81%) BGP
6 16 (2.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (2.81%) Network Security
7 14 (2.46%) DNS
8 13 (2.28%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (2.28%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.93%) Firewall
9 11 (1.93%) VLAN
10 10 (1.76%) LAN
11 9 (1.58%) SMTP
12 8 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.05%) IPsec
13 6 (1.05%) OSPF
14 5 (0.88%) SSL
15 4 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.79%) Big Data
3 33 (5.80%) MySQL
3 33 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.28%) GIS
5 13 (2.28%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.11%) SAP BW
7 10 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.58%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.58%) Redis
8 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.88%) MS Access
12 2 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 54 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 51 (8.96%) Selenium
3 32 (5.62%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.22%) JIRA
4 24 (4.22%) JUnit
5 21 (3.69%) Cucumber
6 18 (3.16%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.46%) JMeter
8 11 (1.93%) gulp
9 9 (1.58%) IDA Disassembler
9 9 (1.58%) OllyDbg
9 9 (1.58%) Subversion
9 9 (1.58%) WinDbg
10 8 (1.41%) Babel
11 5 (0.88%) TestComplete
12 4 (0.70%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.70%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.70%) webpack
13 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 47 (8.26%) Finance
2 42 (7.38%) Games
3 31 (5.45%) Marketing
4 29 (5.10%) Electronics
5 20 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.34%) Automotive
7 14 (2.46%) Publishing
8 12 (2.11%) Advertising
9 11 (1.93%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.76%) Local Government
11 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Retail
14 1 (0.18%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Legal
14 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (28.30%) Developer
2 114 (20.04%) Software Engineer
3 71 (12.48%) C++ Software Engineer
4 52 (9.14%) Junior
5 51 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 49 (8.61%) Graduate
7 40 (7.03%) Consultant
8 36 (6.33%) Analyst
8 36 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 26 (4.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 25 (4.39%) Network Engineer
11 24 (4.22%) .NET Developer
12 23 (4.04%) Architect
13 21 (3.69%) Business Analyst
13 21 (3.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 20 (3.51%) Junior Developer
14 20 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (3.51%) Software Developer
14 20 (3.51%) Tester
15 19 (3.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (15.82%) HTML
2 76 (13.36%) CSS
3 70 (12.30%) Qt
4 66 (11.60%) Web Services
5 55 (9.67%) .NET
5 55 (9.67%) AngularJS
6 44 (7.73%) jQuery
7 43 (7.56%) Spring
8 34 (5.98%) React
9 30 (5.27%) OpenGL
10 29 (5.10%) Hibernate
11 27 (4.75%) WinForms
12 26 (4.57%) MFC
12 26 (4.57%) XML
13 25 (4.39%) ASP.NET
13 25 (4.39%) Natural Language Processing
14 24 (4.22%) HTML5
14 24 (4.22%) JSON
15 22 (3.87%) RESTful
16 19 (3.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 256 (44.99%) Computer Science
2 54 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (9.14%) Algorithms
4 45 (7.91%) User Experience
5 31 (5.45%) CUDA
6 13 (2.28%) Robotics
7 12 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.58%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (1.58%) Blog
8 9 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.58%) Social Media
9 8 (1.41%) Verilog
10 6 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.05%) VHDL
11 5 (0.88%) Replication
12 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.53%) Fintech
12 3 (0.53%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
12 3 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (17.40%) Linux
2 95 (16.70%) Windows
3 19 (3.34%) Unix
4 11 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.41%) CentOS
6 7 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.53%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.35%) Debian
9 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) Robot Operating System
9 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (29.88%) Software Engineering
3 83 (14.59%) Mathematics
4 77 (13.53%) Physics
5 69 (12.13%) Scrum
6 53 (9.31%) Machine Learning
6 53 (9.31%) Test Automation
7 49 (8.61%) OO
8 48 (8.44%) Mentoring
9 44 (7.73%) MVC
10 40 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (6.68%) Data Modelling
11 38 (6.68%) Project Management
12 37 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (6.50%) Front End Development
13 36 (6.33%) TDD
14 35 (6.15%) Data Science
14 35 (6.15%) Web Development
15 31 (5.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 29 (5.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 166 (29.17%) Java
2 161 (28.30%) C++
3 154 (27.07%) Python
4 112 (19.68%) JavaScript
5 95 (16.70%) SQL
6 86 (15.11%) C#
7 67 (11.78%) C
8 31 (5.45%) PHP
9 29 (5.10%) Perl
10 18 (3.16%) Ruby
11 13 (2.28%) R
12 12 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.93%) ES6
14 10 (1.76%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.58%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.41%) sed
16 8 (1.41%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.05%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 43 (7.56%) PhD
3 21 (3.69%) Master's Degree
4 13 (2.28%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.58%) MBA
7 8 (1.41%) CCNA
7 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.05%) MCSE
9 6 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.05%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.88%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.88%) MCDBA
10 5 (0.88%) MCITP
11 3 (0.53%) CCNP
11 3 (0.53%) HND
11 3 (0.53%) ISEB
11 3 (0.53%) PMP
12 2 (0.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.33%) QA
2 14 (2.46%) SLA
3 13 (2.28%) ECSS
4 10 (1.76%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.05%) PMO
6 5 (0.88%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.18%) IEC 61131
7 1 (0.18%) JTAG
7 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 15 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.41%) Firmware
4 5 (0.88%) Docker
5 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.53%) Postfix
5 3 (0.53%) Varnish
5 3 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.35%) Xen
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (0.88%) Nagios
2 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.70%) Salt
3 3 (0.53%) Cacti
3 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.53%) Puppet
3 3 (0.53%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) Ansible
4 2 (0.35%) Rancher
4 2 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 76 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.50%) SAP
3 30 (5.27%) Oracle
4 16 (2.81%) Capita
5 14 (2.46%) Cisco
5 14 (2.46%) Juniper
6 13 (2.28%) Palo Alto
7 10 (1.76%) Google
7 10 (1.76%) Sophos
8 9 (1.58%) Cognos
8 9 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.58%) Tableau
9 7 (1.23%) Apple
10 5 (0.88%) IBM
10 5 (0.88%) Zend
11 3 (0.53%) ANSYS
11 3 (0.53%) Avaya
11 3 (0.53%) Cadence
11 3 (0.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.35%) EMC