Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Software Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 139 157
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 20 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.87% 1.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 6
Oxfordshire median annual salary £33,750 £29,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.38% +10.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £34,750 £28,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,221 2,954 2,592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 96.85% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,843 2,440 2,070
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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 -8 11 £35,000 +20.69% 1
Banbury - 9 £25,000 -
Graduate Software Engineer
South East

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, Graduate Software Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 19 (95.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) Node.js
4 10 (50.00%) React
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 10 (50.00%) OOD
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) C++
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) OOP
5 9 (45.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) Django
5 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (45.00%) Web Development
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) REST

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Node.js
2 10 (50.00%) React
3 9 (45.00%) Django
4 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (50.00%) OOD
3 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (45.00%) OOP
4 9 (45.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes