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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 66 71 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 18 8 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.24% 0.99% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.03% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 41
Average salary £54,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.23% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
769 780 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.53% 96.42% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 663 714 841
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 11 (32.35%) Android
1 11 (32.35%) Android Development
2 10 (29.41%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) Games
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) C#
3 9 (26.47%) .NET
3 9 (26.47%) MySQL
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 8 (23.53%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 8 (23.53%) Game Development
5 7 (20.59%) Data Extraction
5 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
5 7 (20.59%) Open Source
5 7 (20.59%) Big Data
5 7 (20.59%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) Mobile Games
5 7 (20.59%) Python
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
7 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (8.82%) CMS
1 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.94%) DNN
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.88%) Emacs
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) WPF
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile Games
2 7 (20.59%) Data Extraction
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Android
2 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Phone
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Android Development
2 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) Game Development
4 7 (20.59%) Open Source
5 5 (14.71%) SDLC
5 5 (14.71%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
9 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C++
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Perforce
4 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
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