The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 57 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.74% 2.39% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 2.45% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £40,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +7.97%
Programmer
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
692 937 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.92% 97.20% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 831 702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Oxford

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (27.78%) PhD
5 10 (27.78%) jQuery
5 10 (27.78%) Physics
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) CSS3
8 6 (16.67%) HTML5
9 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
9 5 (13.89%) Subversion
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) MySQL
9 5 (13.89%) PHP
10 4 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (11.11%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) IIS
10 4 (11.11%) OO

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) SAS
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) TestNG
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.78%) jQuery
5 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) CSS3
6 6 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) Sass
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) WPF
9 2 (5.56%) Dojo
9 2 (5.56%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.56%) OOCSS
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (27.78%) Physics
4 4 (11.11%) Statistics
5 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) SEO
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) System Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.78%) Android Development
6 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.78%) Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.78%) Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) C#
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) R
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) PhD
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCTS
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Akamai
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Google
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