The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 21 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.59% 8.85% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 8.85% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +32.45%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 100.00% 100.00% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 91 101 110
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Abingdon region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Abingdon

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
4 4 (44.44%) Couchbase
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Physics
6 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) PhD
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) Information Management
6 2 (22.22%) Windows

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Couchbase
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) CouchDB
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) LIMS
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) Fortran
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com