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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 57 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.70% 2.18% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.29% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 20
Average salary £44,866 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.97% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.72%
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
709 875 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.81% 95.32% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 583 771 850
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) Eclipse
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) User Experience
3 9 (24.32%) Android Development
3 9 (24.32%) Android
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) C#
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) MySQL
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.92%) Emacs
5 7 (18.92%) Marketing
5 7 (18.92%) CRM
5 7 (18.92%) C++
5 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (18.92%) CSS
5 7 (18.92%) Adobe
5 7 (18.92%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) Python
6 6 (16.22%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.51%) WPF
7 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (5.41%) CMS
1 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (18.92%) Emacs
3 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
3 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) WPF
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.81%) Flask
5 4 (10.81%) JSON
5 4 (10.81%) Django
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (5.41%) WCF
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.41%) STL
8 1 (2.70%) XML
8 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (10.81%) Mobile Games
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Xbox
6 1 (2.70%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Android
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) MVC
1 9 (24.32%) Android Development
2 7 (18.92%) OO
2 7 (18.92%) CRM
3 6 (16.22%) Web Development
3 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) Game Development
4 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
5 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.81%) Java
8 3 (8.11%) PHP
9 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Adobe
3 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.70%) Perforce
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