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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 22 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 9.20% 3.85% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.38% 4.05% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
160 74 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.16% 94.87% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 64 108
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014, 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 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) MVC
5 15 (55.56%) HTML
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
7 11 (40.74%) C#
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) HTML5
9 8 (29.63%) C++
9 8 (29.63%) Java
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) OO
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (22.22%) PHP
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) Drupal
12 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 5 (18.52%) jQuery
12 5 (18.52%) CSS3
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (14.81%) C
13 4 (14.81%) Windows
13 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (14.81%) Sage
13 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) CSS3
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
8 1 (3.70%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Android Development
5 1 (3.70%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) VB.NET
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) PHP
6 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Apex Code
7 4 (14.81%) C
8 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.70%) Python
9 1 (3.70%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Sage
1 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft