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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 26 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.34% 8.06% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 8.20% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
126 61 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.44% 98.39% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 103 58 102
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 30 January 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 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Information Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Couchbase
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) PhD
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Physics
5 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Windows

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Couchbase
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Physics
1 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Fortran
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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