The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 36 73 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.41% 8.82% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 9.03% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 31
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
651 808 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.89% 97.58% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 526 682 610
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 44 (56.41%) Java
2 36 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 36 (46.15%) SQL
3 34 (43.59%) HTML
4 33 (42.31%) Python
5 26 (33.33%) C#
5 26 (33.33%) C++
5 26 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 24 (30.77%) CSS
7 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
8 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
8 19 (24.36%) Ajax
8 19 (24.36%) Degree
9 18 (23.08%) Machine Learning
10 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
10 17 (21.79%) .NET
11 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.51%) jQuery
12 15 (19.23%) Linux
12 15 (19.23%) MATLAB
13 14 (17.95%) Java EE
13 14 (17.95%) Physics
13 14 (17.95%) Multithreading
14 13 (16.67%) TestNG
14 13 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 13 (16.67%) Web Development
14 13 (16.67%) JSF
14 13 (16.67%) STL

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.26%) MySQL
4 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.67%) TestNG
3 11 (14.10%) CMake
4 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.13%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (14.10%) Automotive
2 4 (5.13%) Advertising
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) HTML
2 24 (30.77%) CSS
3 19 (24.36%) Ajax
4 17 (21.79%) .NET
5 16 (20.51%) jQuery
6 14 (17.95%) Java EE
7 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 13 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (16.67%) JSF
7 13 (16.67%) STL
8 12 (15.38%) OpenGL
9 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.10%) OpenCL
9 11 (14.10%) OpenCV
10 8 (10.26%) Node.js
11 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.69%) Django
12 4 (5.13%) WPF
13 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.95%) Physics
3 11 (14.10%) Algorithms
3 11 (14.10%) CUDA
3 11 (14.10%) GPGPU
3 11 (14.10%) Robotics
4 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.41%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.41%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.56%) NHS
8 1 (1.28%) Animation
8 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Android
2 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) CentOS
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
2 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
3 18 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.95%) Multithreading
6 13 (16.67%) Web Development
7 11 (14.10%) MVC
7 11 (14.10%) OO
8 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.97%) OOP
8 7 (8.97%) SDLC
9 6 (7.69%) Analytics
9 6 (7.69%) BDD
9 6 (7.69%) TDD
10 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.41%) Product Management
10 5 (6.41%) Scrum
11 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.85%) PDM
12 3 (3.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (56.41%) Java
2 36 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 36 (46.15%) SQL
3 33 (42.31%) Python
4 26 (33.33%) C#
4 26 (33.33%) C++
5 15 (19.23%) MATLAB
6 5 (6.41%) Ruby
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) C
9 2 (2.56%) Scala
9 2 (2.56%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.56%) XQuery
10 1 (1.28%) R
10 1 (1.28%) VB
10 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) Google
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
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