The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 66 107 62
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 48 16 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.02% 0.96% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 1.00% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 43
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1507 1607 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.84% 96.23% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1423 1516
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 18 £54,500 +17.83% 1
Witney - 7 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £36,250 -
Henley-on-Thames +1 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Thame - 1 £30,000 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (40.28%) C#
2 28 (38.89%) HTML
3 27 (37.50%) .NET
4 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
4 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 25 (34.72%) CSS
6 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
8 22 (30.56%) C++
9 21 (29.17%) Games
10 20 (27.78%) MVC
10 20 (27.78%) SQL
11 19 (26.39%) Degree
12 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (22.22%) TDD
14 14 (19.44%) Web Services
14 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
14 14 (19.44%) WCF
15 13 (18.06%) Game Development
15 13 (18.06%) Windows
15 13 (18.06%) MySQL
16 12 (16.67%) Python
16 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 11 (15.28%) Android Development
17 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (15.28%) REST
17 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
17 11 (15.28%) Open Source

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.39%) FormScape
2 1 (1.39%) DNN
2 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) Big Data
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.17%) Redis
6 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.17%) Maven
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Emacs
General
1 21 (29.17%) Games
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) .NET
3 25 (34.72%) CSS
4 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
5 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
6 14 (19.44%) WCF
6 14 (19.44%) Web Services
7 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (15.28%) REST
8 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 8 (11.11%) ODBC
10 8 (11.11%) ActiveX
10 8 (11.11%) WinForms
11 7 (9.72%) jQuery
12 5 (6.94%) WPF
12 5 (6.94%) Ajax
12 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
3 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 8 (11.11%) Mobile Games
4 8 (11.11%) User Experience
5 6 (8.33%) Xbox
6 5 (6.94%) PlayStation
6 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.56%) Physics
8 1 (1.39%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) Android
3 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Phone
4 5 (6.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) MVC
2 16 (22.22%) TDD
3 13 (18.06%) Game Development
4 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.28%) Open Source
5 11 (15.28%) Android Development
6 9 (12.50%) Web Development
7 5 (6.94%) OO
7 5 (6.94%) SDLC
8 4 (5.56%) Mobile Development
8 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.17%) Scrum
9 3 (4.17%) Web Design
9 3 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.17%) Build Automation
9 3 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) C#
2 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) C++
4 20 (27.78%) SQL
5 12 (16.67%) Python
6 11 (15.28%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.11%) VB
7 8 (11.11%) VB6
8 6 (8.33%) C
8 6 (8.33%) Java
8 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Google
2 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Perforce
4 1 (1.39%) PayPal
4 1 (1.39%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago