Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 113 74
Rank change year-on-year +60 -39 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 96 61 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.95% 2.17% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 2.22% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 95 59 118
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,650 £19,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year +13.21% +3.92% +2.00%

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 1,864 2,752 2,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.83% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,582 2,409 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 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 +53 49 £35,000 +9.38% 6
Bicester - 12 £40,000 - 4
Wallingford - 9 £30,000 - 1
Abingdon -9 8 £30,000 -14.29%
Henley-on-Thames +3 4 £30,000 +30.43%
Graduate
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 92 (95.83%) Degree
2 73 (76.04%) Computer Science
3 71 (73.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (72.92%) C#
5 59 (61.46%) .NET
5 59 (61.46%) Software Engineering
6 42 (43.75%) SQL
7 39 (40.63%) MVC
8 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (36.46%) Docker
9 33 (34.38%) Windows
10 32 (33.33%) Mathematics
11 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
11 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
11 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
12 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
12 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
12 22 (22.92%) CSS
12 22 (22.92%) HTML
13 21 (21.88%) React
14 20 (20.83%) Azure
14 20 (20.83%) OOP
14 20 (20.83%) Subversion
15 19 (19.79%) C++
16 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
17 17 (17.71%) Node.js
17 17 (17.71%) Unit Testing
17 17 (17.71%) WPF
17 17 (17.71%) OOD
17 17 (17.71%) Web Development

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 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Azure
2 3 (3.13%) AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.04%) G Suite
3 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
1 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.83%) Subversion
3 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.04%) Electronics
1 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (61.46%) .NET
2 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
2 22 (22.92%) CSS
2 22 (22.92%) HTML
3 21 (21.88%) React
4 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 17 (17.71%) Node.js
5 17 (17.71%) WinForms
5 17 (17.71%) WPF
6 14 (14.58%) Universal Windows Platform
7 3 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.04%) Kafka
8 1 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.04%) RESTful
8 1 (1.04%) Thymeleaf
8 1 (1.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Algorithms
2 9 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Windows
2 14 (14.58%) Android
2 14 (14.58%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.04%) Computer Science
2 59 (61.46%) Software Engineering
3 39 (40.63%) MVC
4 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 20 (20.83%) OOP
7 17 (17.71%) OOD
7 17 (17.71%) Unit Testing
7 17 (17.71%) Web Development
8 14 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (14.58%) MVVM
9 9 (9.38%) Microservices
10 8 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.21%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.21%) Physics
11 5 (5.21%) Visualisation
12 3 (3.13%) OO
13 2 (2.08%) Data Analysis
14 1 (1.04%) Scrum
14 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) C#
2 42 (43.75%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.79%) C++
5 15 (15.63%) Java
6 9 (9.38%) C
6 9 (9.38%) Python
7 5 (5.21%) C++/CLI
7 5 (5.21%) Java 8
8 3 (3.13%) PHP
8 3 (3.13%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.04%) R
9 1 (1.04%) VB
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (95.83%) Degree
2 71 (73.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.08%) PhD
System Software
1 35 (36.46%) Docker
2 9 (9.38%) Firmware
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (1.04%) Algorithmics
1 1 (1.04%) Kerio
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.04%) VMware
1 1 (1.04%) Xamarin