Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 557 507 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.11% 16.23% 18.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.02% 55.71% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 490 434 450
Oxfordshire median annual salary £38,212 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.09% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,950 £24,345 £23,975
90th Percentile £62,275 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 870 910 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 31.41% 29.13% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 735 720 783
Oxfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +5 244 £39,000 -2.50% 36
Abingdon +3 48 £51,250 +28.13% 10
Banbury +10 30 £30,000 -58.62% 1
Henley-on-Thames +5 26 £27,500 -52.17% 2
Wallingford -1 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Witney +13 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Kidlington -7 8 £67,500 +26.17% 1
Thame -21 1 £32,500 -45.83%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 270 (48.47%) Computer Science
2 144 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (24.60%) C++
4 136 (24.42%) Software Engineering
5 127 (22.80%) Java
6 120 (21.54%) C#
7 117 (21.01%) SQL
8 116 (20.83%) Python
9 104 (18.67%) Windows
10 99 (17.77%) Linux
11 94 (16.88%) SQL Server
12 93 (16.70%) Microsoft
13 89 (15.98%) JavaScript
13 89 (15.98%) Computer Science Degree
14 88 (15.80%) .NET
15 82 (14.72%) Web Services
16 81 (14.54%) HTML
17 76 (13.64%) C
18 74 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
19 72 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
20 67 (12.03%) Mathematics
21 64 (11.49%) MVC
22 61 (10.95%) CSS
23 60 (10.77%) Mentoring
24 59 (10.59%) ASP.NET
25 55 (9.87%) Finance
26 54 (9.69%) Security Cleared
27 53 (9.52%) Marketing
28 49 (8.80%) Network Security
28 49 (8.80%) Cybersecurity

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 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 11 (1.97%) CMS
3 9 (1.62%) Confluence
3 9 (1.62%) WordPress
4 7 (1.26%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.26%) Drupal
5 6 (1.08%) IIS
5 6 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.36%) nginx
8 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.18%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.44%) AutoCAD
3 8 (1.44%) PTC Creo
4 4 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.54%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
6 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.36%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.13%) SaaS
4 16 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.15%) Office 365
6 8 (1.44%) npm
7 7 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.72%) GitHub
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.36%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.80%) Network Security
2 26 (4.67%) Ethernet
2 26 (4.67%) VPN
3 23 (4.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (3.77%) Internet
4 21 (3.77%) WAN
5 19 (3.41%) BGP
5 19 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 17 (3.05%) Firewall
7 13 (2.33%) DNS
8 12 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (1.97%) LAN
10 8 (1.44%) Broadband
10 8 (1.44%) IPsec
10 8 (1.44%) OSPF
11 7 (1.26%) EIGRP
11 7 (1.26%) MPLS
11 7 (1.26%) VLAN
11 7 (1.26%) VoIP
11 7 (1.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.05%) Big Data
3 16 (2.87%) MySQL
4 15 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.51%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.33%) GIS
7 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (1.44%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.44%) QGIS
9 6 (1.08%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.08%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.31%) Selenium
3 21 (3.77%) JUnit
4 20 (3.59%) JIRA
4 20 (3.59%) Subversion
5 17 (3.05%) Cucumber
6 16 (2.87%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.87%) JMeter
7 15 (2.69%) Visual Studio
8 14 (2.51%) Metasploit
9 8 (1.44%) NUnit
9 8 (1.44%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.44%) webpack
10 7 (1.26%) Hudson
11 6 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.08%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.90%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.90%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.90%) MSI
12 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (9.87%) Finance
2 53 (9.52%) Marketing
3 42 (7.54%) Telecoms
4 36 (6.46%) Electronics
5 32 (5.75%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.87%) Legal
7 14 (2.51%) Automotive
8 11 (1.97%) Games
8 11 (1.97%) Publishing
9 8 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.26%) Law
11 6 (1.08%) Retail
12 4 (0.72%) Local Government
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 199 (35.73%) Developer
2 82 (14.72%) Graduate
3 75 (13.46%) Junior
4 63 (11.31%) Consultant
5 62 (11.13%) Software Engineer
6 60 (10.77%) Software Developer
7 50 (8.98%) C# Developer
8 48 (8.62%) Analyst
9 47 (8.44%) Graduate Developer
10 46 (8.26%) Junior Developer
11 44 (7.90%) .NET Developer
12 33 (5.92%) Java Developer
13 32 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
13 32 (5.75%) C++ Software Engineer
14 30 (5.39%) Administrator
15 29 (5.21%) Network Engineer
16 28 (5.03%) Graduate Software Developer
16 28 (5.03%) Security Consultant
16 28 (5.03%) Senior Developer
17 26 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.80%) .NET
2 82 (14.72%) Web Services
3 81 (14.54%) HTML
4 61 (10.95%) CSS
5 59 (10.59%) ASP.NET
6 48 (8.62%) jQuery
7 39 (7.00%) RESTful
8 36 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (5.75%) Spring
10 30 (5.39%) Qt
11 24 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (4.13%) AngularJS
12 23 (4.13%) HTML5
13 19 (3.41%) Hibernate
14 18 (3.23%) .NET Framework
14 18 (3.23%) WinForms
15 15 (2.69%) MFC
15 15 (2.69%) OpenGL
15 15 (2.69%) XML
16 13 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 270 (48.47%) Computer Science
2 74 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.57%) Algorithms
4 26 (4.67%) User Experience
5 23 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.13%) Social Media
6 21 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (2.69%) CUDA
8 14 (2.51%) Life Science
9 13 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (2.15%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.80%) Robotics
12 9 (1.62%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.44%) 3D Printing
14 6 (1.08%) Cybercrime
14 6 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (0.72%) Verilog
16 4 (0.72%) Virtual Team
17 3 (0.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.67%) Windows
2 99 (17.77%) Linux
3 19 (3.41%) Unix
3 19 (3.41%) VxWorks
4 15 (2.69%) Mac OS X
5 11 (1.97%) Windows 10
6 10 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.08%) CentOS
8 6 (1.08%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.54%) Android
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (24.42%) Software Engineering
3 67 (12.03%) Mathematics
4 64 (11.49%) MVC
5 60 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 49 (8.80%) Cybersecurity
7 47 (8.44%) OO
8 46 (8.26%) Physics
9 42 (7.54%) Scrum
10 41 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (7.18%) Project Management
12 39 (7.00%) SDLC
12 39 (7.00%) Test Automation
13 36 (6.46%) Time Management
14 32 (5.75%) ITIL
15 31 (5.57%) Software Testing
15 31 (5.57%) Web Development
16 29 (5.21%) Machine Learning
17 27 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (4.85%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 137 (24.60%) C++
2 127 (22.80%) Java
3 120 (21.54%) C#
4 117 (21.01%) SQL
5 116 (20.83%) Python
6 89 (15.98%) JavaScript
7 76 (13.64%) C
8 38 (6.82%) Shell Script
9 25 (4.49%) Perl
10 22 (3.95%) Ruby
11 21 (3.77%) R
12 20 (3.59%) PHP
13 16 (2.87%) MATLAB
13 16 (2.87%) TypeScript
13 16 (2.87%) VB
13 16 (2.87%) VBA
14 12 (2.15%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (15.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 54 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 33 (5.92%) PhD
4 32 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.95%) Master's Degree
6 20 (3.59%) DV Cleared
7 15 (2.69%) CHECK Team Member
8 14 (2.51%) CEH
8 14 (2.51%) CREST Certified
8 14 (2.51%) Cyber Scheme
8 14 (2.51%) OSCP
9 11 (1.97%) Tigerscheme
10 10 (1.80%) CISSP
10 10 (1.80%) CLAS
11 7 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.08%) GCFA
12 6 (1.08%) GCIH
12 6 (1.08%) MCSE
12 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.62%) QA
2 23 (4.13%) PMO
3 16 (2.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (1.44%) SLA
7 5 (0.90%) ECSS
8 3 (0.54%) IEC 62304
8 3 (0.54%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.18%) GDPR
9 1 (0.18%) IASME
9 1 (0.18%) IEC 61131
9 1 (0.18%) JTAG
9 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 21 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 21 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.62%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.90%) Firmware
4 5 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.18%) Docker
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Postfix
5 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (3.59%) Ansible
2 14 (2.51%) Nessus
3 13 (2.33%) Nagios
4 12 (2.15%) SCOM
5 5 (0.90%) SCCM
6 3 (0.54%) Nmap
7 1 (0.18%) Cacti
7 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.18%) Rancher
7 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 93 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.90%) Oracle
3 43 (7.72%) SAP
4 23 (4.13%) VMware
5 22 (3.95%) Palo Alto
6 17 (3.05%) Juniper
7 14 (2.51%) Cisco
8 12 (2.15%) SolarWinds
8 12 (2.15%) Sophos
9 8 (1.44%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.44%) ESRI
9 8 (1.44%) Mapinfo
10 7 (1.26%) Google
10 7 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.90%) ANSYS
11 5 (0.90%) PTC
12 4 (0.72%) Apple
13 3 (0.54%) Avaya
13 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.36%) Capita