The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 29 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 34 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 102 95 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.46% 5.39% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 5.58% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 92 53
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1525 1701 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.58% 96.48% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1466 1262
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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 +4 55 £32,959 +15.64% 3
Abingdon - 20 £33,000 -
Banbury - 4 £35,000 -
Wallingford -8 2 £24,000 -25.00%
Thame +3 1 £37,500 +41.50%
Witney -11 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 196 (74.24%) .NET
2 171 (64.77%) C#
3 134 (50.76%) JavaScript
3 134 (50.76%) ASP.NET
4 120 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 116 (43.94%) SQL
6 110 (41.67%) C++
6 110 (41.67%) HTML
7 107 (40.53%) Java
8 102 (38.64%) Software Engineering
9 96 (36.36%) MVC
10 92 (34.85%) OO
11 91 (34.47%) CSS
12 82 (31.06%) Degree
13 78 (29.55%) Microsoft
14 62 (23.48%) VB.NET
15 51 (19.32%) Windows
15 51 (19.32%) Computer Science
16 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (17.42%) Web Services
17 46 (17.42%) MS Excel
18 45 (17.05%) PHP
19 39 (14.77%) jQuery
20 37 (14.02%) .NET Framework
21 36 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
21 36 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (12.88%) XML
23 33 (12.50%) Mobile App
24 32 (12.12%) HTML5
24 32 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (6.82%) IIS
2 14 (5.30%) Drupal
3 7 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.89%) Node.js
5 4 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 46 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.52%) MS Project
2 4 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.55%) HTTP
2 4 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.30%) Big Data
5 12 (4.55%) MySQL
6 8 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.27%) MarkLogic
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.14%) OLAP
10 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.52%) Jasmine
5 4 (1.52%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.52%) JSUnit
6 2 (0.76%) Subversion
7 1 (0.38%) Selenium
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) Ant
7 1 (0.38%) JUnit
7 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.38%) PyUnit
7 1 (0.38%) PhoneGap
General
1 31 (11.74%) Finance
2 11 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.03%) Games
4 7 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.65%) Back Office
5 5 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (74.24%) .NET
2 134 (50.76%) ASP.NET
3 110 (41.67%) HTML
4 91 (34.47%) CSS
5 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (17.42%) Web Services
7 39 (14.77%) jQuery
8 37 (14.02%) .NET Framework
9 34 (12.88%) XML
10 32 (12.12%) HTML5
11 20 (7.58%) CSS3
12 18 (6.82%) Ajax
13 17 (6.44%) JSON
13 17 (6.44%) ADO.NET
14 13 (4.92%) WCF
14 13 (4.92%) Backbone.js
15 12 (4.55%) REST
15 12 (4.55%) Ember.js
15 12 (4.55%) WPF
16 8 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 33 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 25 (9.47%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.92%) Physics
5 7 (2.65%) Semantic Web
5 7 (2.65%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.89%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.89%) Equities
7 5 (1.89%) Derivative
7 5 (1.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.52%) Statistics
8 4 (1.52%) W3C
9 2 (0.76%) Open Source
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.32%) Windows
2 21 (7.95%) Linux
3 20 (7.58%) Android
3 20 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.64%) Software Engineering
2 96 (36.36%) MVC
3 92 (34.85%) OO
4 36 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (10.61%) TDD
6 26 (9.85%) Mobile Application Development
7 25 (9.47%) OOP
8 19 (7.20%) Project Management
8 19 (7.20%) Android Development
8 19 (7.20%) iOS Development
9 18 (6.82%) BDD
10 15 (5.68%) Static Code Analysis
10 15 (5.68%) Web Development
11 14 (5.30%) Reverse Engineering
12 11 (4.17%) OOD
12 11 (4.17%) Cyber Security
13 10 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.79%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (64.77%) C#
2 134 (50.76%) JavaScript
3 116 (43.94%) SQL
4 110 (41.67%) C++
5 107 (40.53%) Java
6 62 (23.48%) VB.NET
7 45 (17.05%) PHP
8 31 (11.74%) Python
9 26 (9.85%) Perl
10 22 (8.33%) C
11 20 (7.58%) T-SQL
12 15 (5.68%) Scala
13 13 (4.92%) VBA
13 13 (4.92%) Delphi
14 9 (3.41%) VB
15 8 (3.03%) F#
16 7 (2.65%) PHP5
17 6 (2.27%) VB6
18 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
18 4 (1.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 82 (31.06%) Degree
2 8 (3.03%) PhD
3 3 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.38%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 78 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle
3 14 (5.30%) Coverity
4 11 (4.17%) Wind River
5 10 (3.79%) Sybase
6 4 (1.52%) IBM
6 4 (1.52%) Sage
6 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.52%) Twitter
6 4 (1.52%) HP
7 2 (0.76%) Perforce
7 2 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.38%) Intel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago