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 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
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 287 317 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.21% 40.08% 31.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.65% 40.59% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 235 276 302
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
706 781 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.45% 98.74% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 588 649 852
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £28,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 287 (54.56%) JavaScript
2 252 (47.91%) HTML
3 239 (45.44%) CSS
4 224 (42.59%) .NET
5 222 (42.21%) C#
6 155 (29.47%) SQL
7 153 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
8 148 (28.14%) SQL Server
9 147 (27.95%) ASP.NET
10 146 (27.76%) jQuery
11 125 (23.76%) Java
12 119 (22.62%) XML
13 115 (21.86%) PHP
14 112 (21.29%) OO
14 112 (21.29%) MVC
15 93 (17.68%) HTML5
16 91 (17.30%) Software Engineering
17 86 (16.35%) Degree
18 84 (15.97%) AngularJS
19 80 (15.21%) TDD
20 79 (15.02%) Computer Science
21 77 (14.64%) CSS3
22 76 (14.45%) MySQL
23 71 (13.50%) User Experience
24 66 (12.55%) Linux
25 64 (12.17%) Microsoft
26 63 (11.98%) Ajax
27 59 (11.22%) Web Services
28 56 (10.65%) Git (software)
29 52 (9.89%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 31 (5.89%) Node.js
2 28 (5.32%) Drupal
3 27 (5.13%) CMS
4 26 (4.94%) WordPress
5 14 (2.66%) ColdFusion
5 14 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (2.09%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.09%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.09%) Apache
7 9 (1.71%) nginx
7 9 (1.71%) IIS
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.95%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 39 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.99%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.38%) MS Office
5 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.08%) GitHub
2 16 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.04%) SaaS
3 10 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.33%) Intranet
2 3 (0.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (28.14%) SQL Server
2 76 (14.45%) MySQL
3 51 (9.70%) NoSQL
4 31 (5.89%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.51%) Big Data
6 27 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (3.42%) MongoDB
10 17 (3.23%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.66%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.71%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.95%) Oracle OWB
18 4 (0.76%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 56 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 51 (9.70%) Subversion
3 25 (4.75%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.04%) Xcode
4 16 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.66%) Eclipse
5 14 (2.66%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.90%) Maven
7 8 (1.52%) Bower
7 8 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (1.52%) Grunt
8 7 (1.33%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.95%) MSTest
10 5 (0.95%) NUnit
11 4 (0.76%) JUnit
12 3 (0.57%) Selenium
12 3 (0.57%) JIRA
13 2 (0.38%) FrontPage
General
1 33 (6.27%) Marketing
2 21 (3.99%) Finance
3 13 (2.47%) Games
4 10 (1.90%) Publishing
4 10 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.52%) Legal
6 7 (1.33%) Advertising
7 6 (1.14%) Banking
8 2 (0.38%) Military
8 2 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.19%) Avionics
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.19%) Retail
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (47.91%) HTML
2 239 (45.44%) CSS
3 224 (42.59%) .NET
4 147 (27.95%) ASP.NET
5 146 (27.76%) jQuery
6 119 (22.62%) XML
7 93 (17.68%) HTML5
8 84 (15.97%) AngularJS
9 77 (14.64%) CSS3
10 63 (11.98%) Ajax
11 59 (11.22%) Web Services
12 46 (8.75%) JSON
13 41 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (7.22%) .NET Framework
15 37 (7.03%) Backbone.js
16 33 (6.27%) XSLT
17 32 (6.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (5.89%) Spring
19 30 (5.70%) Ember.js
20 29 (5.51%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 79 (15.02%) Computer Science
2 71 (13.50%) User Experience
3 37 (7.03%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.89%) Open Source
5 29 (5.51%) Mathematics
6 26 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.42%) Statistics
8 17 (3.23%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.85%) Animation
10 14 (2.66%) Semantic Web
11 12 (2.28%) Physics
12 10 (1.90%) Online Games
13 8 (1.52%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.52%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.33%) Data Structures
15 6 (1.14%) Clustering
15 6 (1.14%) GIS
15 6 (1.14%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.95%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.55%) Linux
2 47 (8.94%) Windows
3 34 (6.46%) Android
4 31 (5.89%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.71%) FreeBSD
6 8 (1.52%) UNIX
7 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (21.29%) OO
2 112 (21.29%) MVC
3 91 (17.30%) Software Engineering
4 80 (15.21%) TDD
5 50 (9.51%) Unit Testing
6 48 (9.13%) Web Development
7 43 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (7.41%) Scrum
9 36 (6.84%) OOP
10 30 (5.70%) Android Development
11 25 (4.75%) Analytics
12 23 (4.37%) Web Application Development
13 22 (4.18%) iOS Development
14 18 (3.42%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (3.04%) E-Commerce
15 16 (3.04%) Customer Engagement
15 16 (3.04%) BDD
16 15 (2.85%) Memory Management
17 12 (2.28%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (54.56%) JavaScript
2 222 (42.21%) C#
3 155 (29.47%) SQL
4 125 (23.76%) Java
5 115 (21.86%) PHP
6 52 (9.89%) C++
7 33 (6.27%) Python
8 32 (6.08%) VB.NET
9 24 (4.56%) Objective-C
10 21 (3.99%) Ruby
11 17 (3.23%) Perl
12 15 (2.85%) PHP5
12 15 (2.85%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.85%) MATLAB
13 14 (2.66%) Scala
14 11 (2.09%) C
15 7 (1.33%) XQuery
15 7 (1.33%) VBScript
16 6 (1.14%) Clojure
16 6 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 86 (16.35%) Degree
2 15 (2.85%) PhD
3 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.38%) MCP
4 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) MCSD
5 1 (0.19%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.46%) Oracle
3 18 (3.42%) Twitter
4 14 (2.66%) Adobe
5 9 (1.71%) Google
6 7 (1.33%) Informatica
6 7 (1.33%) IBM
7 6 (1.14%) Zend
8 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.76%) Cisco
10 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.38%) Neolane
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
11 1 (0.19%) Siebel
11 1 (0.19%) DataFlux
11 1 (0.19%) Perforce
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