The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 294 428 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 38.68% 45.20% 31.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.61% 46.02% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 260 378 321
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,931 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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 Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 930 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.26% 98.20% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 623 789 932
Average salary £40,450 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 289 (55.36%) JavaScript
2 272 (52.11%) HTML
3 248 (47.51%) .NET
4 247 (47.32%) C#
5 244 (46.74%) CSS
6 171 (32.76%) SQL
7 169 (32.38%) SQL Server
8 163 (31.23%) ASP.NET
9 157 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
10 139 (26.63%) jQuery
11 131 (25.10%) XML
12 130 (24.90%) Java
13 118 (22.61%) OO
14 107 (20.50%) MVC
15 104 (19.92%) PHP
16 101 (19.35%) Software Engineering
17 97 (18.58%) Degree
18 89 (17.05%) HTML5
19 76 (14.56%) Computer Science
20 74 (14.18%) MySQL
21 73 (13.98%) Microsoft
22 72 (13.79%) AngularJS
23 71 (13.60%) Web Services
24 69 (13.22%) CSS3
25 66 (12.64%) TDD
25 66 (12.64%) Ajax
26 63 (12.07%) Linux
27 57 (10.92%) User Experience
28 56 (10.73%) NoSQL
29 52 (9.96%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (5.36%) Node.js
2 27 (5.17%) CMS
3 24 (4.60%) Drupal
4 20 (3.83%) WordPress
5 14 (2.68%) ColdFusion
6 13 (2.49%) Apache
7 12 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (2.11%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.92%) IIS
9 10 (1.92%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.34%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.34%) nginx
10 7 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.15%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.96%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.26%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.36%) GitHub
2 17 (3.26%) SaaS
3 15 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.34%) Intranet
2 3 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (32.38%) SQL Server
2 74 (14.18%) MySQL
3 56 (10.73%) NoSQL
4 36 (6.90%) Big Data
5 28 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (3.64%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (2.49%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.72%) CouchDB
13 7 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
16 4 (0.77%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 44 (8.43%) Subversion
2 43 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 25 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.11%) Xcode
6 9 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.53%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.53%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.34%) Selenium
9 6 (1.15%) MSTest
9 6 (1.15%) NUnit
9 6 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.15%) JUnit
10 5 (0.96%) Maven
10 5 (0.96%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.77%) Grunt
11 4 (0.77%) Bower
12 3 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 33 (6.32%) Marketing
2 21 (4.02%) Finance
3 16 (3.07%) Publishing
4 8 (1.53%) Legal
5 7 (1.34%) Games
5 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.34%) Advertising
6 4 (0.77%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.57%) Banking
8 2 (0.38%) Military
8 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Retail
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (52.11%) HTML
2 248 (47.51%) .NET
3 244 (46.74%) CSS
4 163 (31.23%) ASP.NET
5 139 (26.63%) jQuery
6 131 (25.10%) XML
7 89 (17.05%) HTML5
8 72 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 71 (13.60%) Web Services
10 69 (13.22%) CSS3
11 66 (12.64%) Ajax
12 42 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (7.66%) XSLT
14 38 (7.28%) KnockoutJS
15 37 (7.09%) Spring
16 36 (6.90%) Backbone.js
17 35 (6.70%) JSON
18 31 (5.94%) .NET Framework
19 30 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
20 29 (5.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.56%) Computer Science
2 57 (10.92%) User Experience
3 40 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 30 (5.75%) Open Source
6 28 (5.36%) Mobile App
7 22 (4.21%) Statistics
8 17 (3.26%) Algorithms
9 16 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.49%) Semantic Web
10 13 (2.49%) Physics
11 11 (2.11%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.72%) Animation
13 8 (1.53%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.34%) N-Tier
14 7 (1.34%) W3C
15 5 (0.96%) Chemistry
15 5 (0.96%) Online Games
15 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.07%) Linux
2 37 (7.09%) Windows
3 24 (4.60%) Android
4 23 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.53%) FreeBSD
6 7 (1.34%) UNIX
7 4 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (22.61%) OO
3 107 (20.50%) MVC
4 101 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 66 (12.64%) TDD
6 49 (9.39%) Web Development
7 41 (7.85%) Scrum
8 40 (7.66%) Unit Testing
9 35 (6.70%) OOP
10 30 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (5.17%) Analytics
12 20 (3.83%) Android Development
13 19 (3.64%) Web Application Development
14 17 (3.26%) iOS Development
14 17 (3.26%) BDD
14 17 (3.26%) CRM
14 17 (3.26%) OOD
15 15 (2.87%) E-Commerce
16 14 (2.68%) Content Management
16 14 (2.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 289 (55.36%) JavaScript
2 247 (47.32%) C#
3 171 (32.76%) SQL
4 130 (24.90%) Java
5 104 (19.92%) PHP
6 52 (9.96%) C++
7 35 (6.70%) Python
8 32 (6.13%) VB.NET
9 17 (3.26%) Perl
9 17 (3.26%) Objective-C
9 17 (3.26%) Ruby
10 16 (3.07%) MATLAB
11 14 (2.68%) PHP5
11 14 (2.68%) Scala
11 14 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.92%) C
12 10 (1.92%) VB
13 7 (1.34%) VBScript
14 5 (0.96%) XQuery
14 5 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 97 (18.58%) Degree
2 16 (3.07%) PhD
3 10 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.77%) MCTS
5 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.19%) KVM
Vendors
1 73 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.66%) Oracle
3 18 (3.45%) Twitter
4 14 (2.68%) Adobe
5 7 (1.34%) IBM
6 5 (0.96%) Google
6 5 (0.96%) Zend
7 4 (0.77%) Cisco
7 4 (0.77%) Informatica
7 4 (0.77%) Telerik
8 3 (0.57%) SAP
8 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.38%) Neolane
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.38%) Cognos
9 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.19%) Siebel
10 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.19%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) Ektron
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