Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Graduate
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 77 111
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 80 100 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.04% 3.35% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 3.46% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 66
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,750 £19,875
90th Percentile £47,125 £37,500 £41,250
South East median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -

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 2,545 2,892 2,877
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.95% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,205 2,423 2,343
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,250 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Oxfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Oxfordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Oxfordshire

Graduate
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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 -20 41 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Abingdon +18 12 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Banbury -3 9 £25,000 -16.67% 5
Thame +1 6 £27,500 -11.29%
Witney +1 1 £30,000 -14.29%
Graduate
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Graduate 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 in the job title.

1 52 (65.00%) Degree
1 52 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 30 (37.50%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) C#
3 29 (36.25%) Python
3 29 (36.25%) Software Engineering
4 28 (35.00%) Mathematics
5 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (28.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 22 (27.50%) SQL
8 20 (25.00%) .NET
9 18 (22.50%) C++
10 15 (18.75%) HTML
10 15 (18.75%) Linux
10 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
11 12 (15.00%) PhD
12 11 (13.75%) OOP
12 11 (13.75%) OO
12 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
12 11 (13.75%) CSS
12 11 (13.75%) MVC
12 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
12 11 (13.75%) Computer Vision
13 9 (11.25%) Windows
13 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
13 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
14 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
14 8 (10.00%) Analytics

Graduate 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Boomi
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Broadband
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.00%) MySQL
5 3 (3.75%) Big Data
5 3 (3.75%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.00%) Games
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (18.75%) HTML
3 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
3 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.75%) CSS
4 8 (10.00%) jQuery
5 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.75%) Django
5 7 (8.75%) React
6 6 (7.50%) Node.js
7 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.00%) JDBC
8 4 (5.00%) JPA
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) REST
10 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.25%) Flask
10 1 (1.25%) TensorFlow
10 1 (1.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) CESG
5 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Robotics
5 1 (1.25%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Software Engineering
2 28 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
5 11 (13.75%) Computer Vision
5 11 (13.75%) MVC
5 11 (13.75%) OO
5 11 (13.75%) OOP
6 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.00%) Analytics
7 8 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (10.00%) Deep Learning
7 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 7 (8.75%) Bayesian Methods
8 7 (8.75%) Neural Network
8 7 (8.75%) Reinforcement Learning
9 6 (7.50%) Data Science
9 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
1 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 29 (36.25%) C#
2 29 (36.25%) Python
3 22 (27.50%) SQL
4 18 (22.50%) C++
5 6 (7.50%) C
6 5 (6.25%) Java 8
7 4 (5.00%) R
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) Delphi
9 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.25%) Java 9
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (65.00%) Degree
2 23 (28.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (15.00%) PhD
4 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.75%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.25%) CISMP
7 1 (1.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) VMware
2 2 (2.50%) Dell
2 2 (2.50%) DocuSign
2 2 (2.50%) Google
2 2 (2.50%) Tableau
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco
3 1 (1.25%) Juniper
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle