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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 257 283 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 35.99% 37.29% 31.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.52% 37.99% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 208 246 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
685 745 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.94% 98.16% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 558 630 781
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -12.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 291 (55.01%) JavaScript
2 249 (47.07%) HTML
3 244 (46.12%) CSS
4 215 (40.64%) .NET
5 208 (39.32%) C#
6 156 (29.49%) jQuery
7 148 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (27.60%) SQL
9 139 (26.28%) SQL Server
10 137 (25.90%) ASP.NET
11 125 (23.63%) Java
12 124 (23.44%) MVC
13 116 (21.93%) OO
14 108 (20.42%) PHP
15 98 (18.53%) XML
15 98 (18.53%) HTML5
16 93 (17.58%) AngularJS
17 84 (15.88%) Computer Science
18 82 (15.50%) CSS3
19 81 (15.31%) TDD
20 80 (15.12%) Degree
21 78 (14.74%) Software Engineering
22 77 (14.56%) User Experience
23 68 (12.85%) Linux
23 68 (12.85%) MySQL
24 65 (12.29%) Ajax
25 62 (11.72%) Windows
26 59 (11.15%) Microsoft
27 55 (10.40%) JSON
28 54 (10.21%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 43 (8.13%) Node.js
2 27 (5.10%) Drupal
3 25 (4.73%) WordPress
4 24 (4.54%) CMS
5 20 (3.78%) Apache
6 13 (2.46%) JBoss
7 12 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (2.08%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.89%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.70%) nginx
11 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.95%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.76%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.57%) IIS
15 2 (0.38%) Kentico
15 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.38%) SAS
15 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.91%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.95%) MS Office
5 3 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.19%) Maya
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.86%) GitHub
2 18 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.27%) SaaS
5 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (26.28%) SQL Server
2 68 (12.85%) MySQL
3 46 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 43 (8.13%) Relational Database
5 28 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (4.35%) Big Data
6 23 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (3.59%) RDBMS
8 14 (2.65%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.70%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.51%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 54 (10.21%) Subversion
2 47 (8.88%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.73%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.16%) Eclipse
5 18 (3.40%) Xcode
5 18 (3.40%) Maven
6 13 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.08%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.89%) Grunt
8 10 (1.89%) Bower
8 10 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (1.51%) MSTest
9 8 (1.51%) NUnit
10 5 (0.95%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.57%) JUnit
11 3 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.57%) Moq
11 3 (0.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.57%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 30 (5.67%) Marketing
2 22 (4.16%) Finance
3 17 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.84%) Games
5 10 (1.89%) Banking
6 8 (1.51%) Advertising
7 6 (1.13%) Publishing
8 4 (0.76%) Military
9 3 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (47.07%) HTML
2 244 (46.12%) CSS
3 215 (40.64%) .NET
4 156 (29.49%) jQuery
5 137 (25.90%) ASP.NET
6 98 (18.53%) XML
6 98 (18.53%) HTML5
7 93 (17.58%) AngularJS
8 82 (15.50%) CSS3
9 65 (12.29%) Ajax
10 55 (10.40%) JSON
11 49 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (8.88%) Web Services
13 43 (8.13%) .NET Framework
14 36 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (6.24%) Backbone.js
16 32 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (5.67%) XSLT
17 30 (5.67%) Spring
18 29 (5.48%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 84 (15.88%) Computer Science
2 77 (14.56%) User Experience
3 45 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.86%) Open Source
5 24 (4.54%) Mathematics
6 21 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.59%) Algorithms
8 18 (3.40%) Animation
9 15 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.65%) Semantic Web
11 13 (2.46%) Statistics
12 12 (2.27%) Online Games
12 12 (2.27%) Physics
13 10 (1.89%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.51%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.51%) GIS
15 6 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (1.13%) Grid Computing
16 5 (0.95%) Device Driver
16 5 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.85%) Linux
2 62 (11.72%) Windows
3 47 (8.88%) Apple iOS
4 40 (7.56%) Android
5 16 (3.02%) UNIX
6 9 (1.70%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (23.44%) MVC
3 116 (21.93%) OO
4 81 (15.31%) TDD
5 78 (14.74%) Software Engineering
6 54 (10.21%) Unit Testing
7 53 (10.02%) Web Development
8 45 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (6.99%) OOP
10 36 (6.81%) Scrum
10 36 (6.81%) Android Development
11 30 (5.67%) iOS Development
12 24 (4.54%) Web Application Development
13 23 (4.35%) Analytics
14 21 (3.97%) Web Design
15 20 (3.78%) E-Commerce
16 18 (3.40%) Memory Management
16 18 (3.40%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (2.84%) BDD
17 15 (2.84%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 291 (55.01%) JavaScript
2 208 (39.32%) C#
3 146 (27.60%) SQL
4 125 (23.63%) Java
5 108 (20.42%) PHP
6 52 (9.83%) C++
7 37 (6.99%) Objective-C
8 36 (6.81%) Python
9 27 (5.10%) Ruby
10 25 (4.73%) VB.NET
11 23 (4.35%) Scala
12 20 (3.78%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.02%) Perl
14 14 (2.65%) PHP5
15 11 (2.08%) MATLAB
15 11 (2.08%) C
16 8 (1.51%) XQuery
17 7 (1.32%) VBA
17 7 (1.32%) Clojure
18 5 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (15.12%) Degree
2 14 (2.65%) PhD
3 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.13%) VCP4
5 4 (0.76%) MCP
6 1 (0.19%) MCPD
6 1 (0.19%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.19%) Firmware
1 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 59 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.35%) Oracle
3 18 (3.40%) Google
4 16 (3.02%) Twitter
5 14 (2.65%) Adobe
6 5 (0.95%) Business Objects
6 5 (0.95%) Cisco
6 5 (0.95%) Informatica
6 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.95%) Zend
7 4 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.38%) Perforce
9 1 (0.19%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.19%) SAP
9 1 (0.19%) IBM
9 1 (0.19%) Apple
9 1 (0.19%) Sage
9 1 (0.19%) Facebook
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