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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 56 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 21 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.97% 1.43% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.47% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 6
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
663 882 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.91% 96.92% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 589 773 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 23 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (58.82%) C#
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 15 (44.12%) Web Services
4 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
5 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (26.47%) XML
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (17.65%) CSS3
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) Java
9 5 (14.71%) PHP
9 5 (14.71%) MySQL
9 5 (14.71%) Subversion
9 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
9 5 (14.71%) WCF
9 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
10 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 4 (11.76%) Mobile Computing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) TestNG
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (44.12%) Web Services
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 12 (35.29%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) CSS3
8 5 (14.71%) WCF
9 4 (11.76%) WPF
9 4 (11.76%) RESTful
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.82%) Sass
10 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.88%) OOCSS
11 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (5.88%) Dojo
11 2 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.76%) Physics
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
3 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.76%) System Testing
3 4 (11.76%) OO
3 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) SEO
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) R
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PhD
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) MCTS
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Akamai
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Google
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