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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 70 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 8 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.04% 1.74% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.82% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 33
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £34,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
726 714 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.53% 95.58% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 599 657 810
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (36.36%) C++
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) Games
3 10 (30.30%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 9 (27.27%) MySQL
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
4 9 (27.27%) Android
4 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
5 8 (24.24%) Android Development
5 8 (24.24%) Game Development
5 8 (24.24%) Open Source
5 8 (24.24%) Big Data
5 8 (24.24%) Python
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) Mobile Games
6 7 (21.21%) Data Extraction
7 6 (18.18%) WPF
7 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) T-SQL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) DNN
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Emacs
General
1 11 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.18%) WPF
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 3 (9.09%) jQuery
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) Web Services
10 1 (3.03%) WinForms
10 1 (3.03%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
3 7 (21.21%) Mobile Games
3 7 (21.21%) Data Extraction
4 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Xbox
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
1 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Phone
4 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Open Source
2 8 (24.24%) Game Development
2 8 (24.24%) Android Development
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) OO
4 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Image Processing
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C++
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.09%) C
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
3 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
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