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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 25 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 60 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.75% 5.28% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.08% 5.45% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 15
Average salary £32,959 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £40,000
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
743 935 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.99% 96.89% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 684 813 614
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 102 (73.91%) .NET
2 98 (71.01%) C#
3 75 (54.35%) Java
4 74 (53.62%) JavaScript
5 69 (50.00%) C++
6 61 (44.20%) SQL
6 61 (44.20%) ASP.NET
7 59 (42.75%) Degree
8 53 (38.41%) SQL Server
9 51 (36.96%) OO
10 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
11 46 (33.33%) MVC
12 39 (28.26%) HTML
13 37 (26.81%) PHP
13 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
14 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
15 30 (21.74%) Web Services
16 29 (21.01%) XML
16 29 (21.01%) Mobile App
17 28 (20.29%) CSS
18 26 (18.84%) TDD
19 25 (18.12%) Finance
19 25 (18.12%) Mobile Application Development
19 25 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 24 (17.39%) Mathematics
21 22 (15.94%) OOP
22 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
23 19 (13.77%) jQuery
23 19 (13.77%) Project Management
23 19 (13.77%) Oracle

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (13.04%) IIS
2 7 (5.07%) Drupal
3 4 (2.90%) Node.js
3 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.90%) MS Project
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (7.97%) Big Data
5 10 (7.25%) MySQL
6 6 (4.35%) MarkLogic
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.17%) OLAP
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.90%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.90%) JSUnit
4 4 (2.90%) ClearCase
General
1 25 (18.12%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.62%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (73.91%) .NET
2 61 (44.20%) ASP.NET
3 39 (28.26%) HTML
4 30 (21.74%) Web Services
5 29 (21.01%) XML
6 28 (20.29%) CSS
7 25 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (13.77%) jQuery
9 14 (10.14%) ADO.NET
10 9 (6.52%) .NET Framework
10 9 (6.52%) Ajax
10 9 (6.52%) HTML5
11 8 (5.80%) CSS3
11 8 (5.80%) WCF
12 5 (3.62%) WPF
12 5 (3.62%) J2EE
12 5 (3.62%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.90%) Backbone.js
13 4 (2.90%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 29 (21.01%) Mobile App
3 24 (17.39%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.42%) Physics
5 7 (5.07%) Semantic Web
5 7 (5.07%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.62%) Derivative
6 5 (3.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (3.62%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.62%) Equities
7 4 (2.90%) W3C
7 4 (2.90%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) Android
1 18 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 12 (8.70%) UNIX
3 9 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) OO
2 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
3 46 (33.33%) MVC
4 26 (18.84%) TDD
5 25 (18.12%) Mobile Application Development
6 22 (15.94%) OOP
7 19 (13.77%) Project Management
8 18 (13.04%) Android Development
8 18 (13.04%) iOS Development
9 17 (12.32%) BDD
10 9 (6.52%) Web Development
11 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.35%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.62%) CAD
12 5 (3.62%) Analytics
13 4 (2.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (2.90%) Waterfall
13 4 (2.90%) UML
13 4 (2.90%) E-business
13 4 (2.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.01%) C#
2 75 (54.35%) Java
3 74 (53.62%) JavaScript
4 69 (50.00%) C++
5 61 (44.20%) SQL
6 37 (26.81%) PHP
7 15 (10.87%) Scala
8 13 (9.42%) Delphi
8 13 (9.42%) VBA
8 13 (9.42%) Python
9 11 (7.97%) Perl
10 8 (5.80%) F#
11 7 (5.07%) VB.NET
11 7 (5.07%) PHP5
12 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.17%) VB
14 2 (1.45%) Groovy
14 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (42.75%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.77%) Oracle
3 10 (7.25%) Sybase
4 4 (2.90%) Twitter
4 4 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.90%) IBM
4 4 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) Intel
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