The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 33 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 81 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.69% 3.94% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.11% 4.15% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 77 40 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
889 963 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.39% 94.78% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 781 850 621
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 112 (77.24%) .NET
2 103 (71.03%) C#
3 75 (51.72%) Java
4 72 (49.66%) Software Engineering
5 68 (46.90%) C++
6 66 (45.52%) ASP.NET
7 65 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 64 (44.14%) SQL Server
9 63 (43.45%) SQL
10 48 (33.10%) Degree
10 48 (33.10%) Computer Science
11 47 (32.41%) MVC
12 43 (29.66%) PHP
13 37 (25.52%) OO
14 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
15 34 (23.45%) HTML
16 33 (22.76%) TDD
16 33 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (22.76%) Mobile App
17 32 (22.07%) Android
17 32 (22.07%) XML
18 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (20.69%) Apple iOS
20 29 (20.00%) Mathematics
21 27 (18.62%) Mobile Application Development
21 27 (18.62%) Android Development
21 27 (18.62%) iOS Development
22 26 (17.93%) BDD
23 25 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
24 23 (15.86%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.66%) IIS
2 4 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.07%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.69%) Drupal
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) GitHub
2 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (44.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (7.59%) MySQL
5 7 (4.83%) Big Data
6 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.45%) MarkLogic
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.38%) OLAP
9 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.38%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.38%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
General
1 23 (15.86%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (77.24%) .NET
2 66 (45.52%) ASP.NET
3 34 (23.45%) HTML
4 32 (22.07%) XML
5 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (15.17%) .NET Framework
6 22 (15.17%) Web Services
7 21 (14.48%) CSS
8 12 (8.28%) WCF
8 12 (8.28%) jQuery
9 10 (6.90%) WPF
9 10 (6.90%) Ajax
10 9 (6.21%) ADO.NET
11 8 (5.52%) Spring
12 7 (4.83%) J2EE
13 6 (4.14%) MFC
13 6 (4.14%) JSON
13 6 (4.14%) HTML5
14 5 (3.45%) XSLT
15 4 (2.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (33.10%) Computer Science
2 33 (22.76%) Mobile App
3 29 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 13 (8.97%) Physics
5 8 (5.52%) Semantic Web
6 7 (4.83%) Hedge funds
7 6 (4.14%) Open Source
8 5 (3.45%) Fixed Income
8 5 (3.45%) Equities
8 5 (3.45%) Derivative
8 5 (3.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (2.76%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.38%) W3C
11 1 (0.69%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.07%) Android
2 30 (20.69%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.14%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (49.66%) Software Engineering
2 47 (32.41%) MVC
3 37 (25.52%) OO
4 33 (22.76%) TDD
5 27 (18.62%) Mobile Application Development
5 27 (18.62%) Android Development
5 27 (18.62%) iOS Development
6 26 (17.93%) BDD
7 18 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.90%) Project Management
8 10 (6.90%) SOA
9 7 (4.83%) OOP
10 6 (4.14%) OOD
10 6 (4.14%) CAD
10 6 (4.14%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (4.14%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.07%) CRM
12 2 (1.38%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.38%) Scrum
12 2 (1.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (71.03%) C#
2 75 (51.72%) Java
3 68 (46.90%) C++
4 65 (44.83%) JavaScript
5 63 (43.45%) SQL
6 43 (29.66%) PHP
7 12 (8.28%) C
8 9 (6.21%) VBA
8 9 (6.21%) Perl
8 9 (6.21%) Delphi
9 8 (5.52%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.52%) Scala
10 7 (4.83%) PHP5
10 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.14%) Python
12 2 (1.38%) XQuery
12 2 (1.38%) Groovy
12 2 (1.38%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (33.10%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle
3 7 (4.83%) Sybase
4 4 (2.76%) Siemens
5 2 (1.38%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Intel
6 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
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