The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 51 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 67 102 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.43% 6.11% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 6.32% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65 101 71
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
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
1449 1613 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.77% 96.59% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1410 1445
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 46 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Abingdon -14 6 £35,750 -24.73% 1
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 159 (74.30%) .NET
2 142 (66.36%) C#
3 109 (50.93%) JavaScript
4 107 (50.00%) SQL
4 107 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 104 (48.60%) ASP.NET
6 88 (41.12%) HTML
7 86 (40.19%) Java
8 79 (36.92%) OO
9 77 (35.98%) C++
10 75 (35.05%) MVC
11 73 (34.11%) CSS
12 71 (33.18%) Software Engineering
13 66 (30.84%) Degree
14 63 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (28.50%) Microsoft
16 53 (24.77%) VB.NET
17 48 (22.43%) Computer Science
18 44 (20.56%) PHP
18 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
19 33 (15.42%) XML
19 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
20 32 (14.95%) Windows
20 32 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (14.49%) jQuery
22 30 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
22 30 (14.02%) .NET Framework
22 30 (14.02%) Web Services
23 29 (13.55%) HTML5
24 28 (13.08%) OOP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (5.61%) Drupal
2 9 (4.21%) IIS
3 8 (3.74%) Node.js
4 7 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.34%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.87%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.87%) MS Project
2 4 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.41%) GitHub
2 6 (2.80%) SaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.93%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) Internet
2 4 (1.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.47%) GPRS
3 1 (0.47%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (8.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (7.48%) MySQL
5 13 (6.07%) Big Data
6 10 (4.67%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.34%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.34%) MarkLogic
10 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.47%) Siebel EIM
12 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
2 30 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.87%) JSUnit
5 4 (1.87%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.87%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.47%) Ant
7 1 (0.47%) JUnit
7 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.47%) PyUnit
General
1 19 (8.88%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Games
3 7 (3.27%) Back Office
4 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (74.30%) .NET
2 104 (48.60%) ASP.NET
3 88 (41.12%) HTML
4 73 (34.11%) CSS
5 33 (15.42%) XML
6 32 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (14.49%) jQuery
8 30 (14.02%) Web Services
8 30 (14.02%) .NET Framework
9 29 (13.55%) HTML5
10 22 (10.28%) Ajax
11 18 (8.41%) CSS3
12 12 (5.61%) Backbone.js
13 11 (5.14%) Ember.js
13 11 (5.14%) AngularJS
13 11 (5.14%) ADO.NET
14 9 (4.21%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (3.74%) SOAP
15 8 (3.74%) JSON
15 8 (3.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.43%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.21%) Mathematics
3 23 (10.75%) Mobile App
4 19 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (5.14%) Physics
7 7 (3.27%) Open Source
7 7 (3.27%) Statistics
8 5 (2.34%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.34%) Equities
8 5 (2.34%) Derivative
8 5 (2.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.34%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.87%) W3C
10 3 (1.40%) User Experience
11 2 (0.93%) Firmware
11 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.95%) Windows
2 22 (10.28%) Linux
3 12 (5.61%) Android
3 12 (5.61%) UNIX
4 11 (5.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.92%) OO
2 75 (35.05%) MVC
3 71 (33.18%) Software Engineering
4 63 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (13.08%) OOP
6 22 (10.28%) TDD
7 17 (7.94%) Mobile Application Development
8 14 (6.54%) Web Development
9 13 (6.07%) Project Management
10 12 (5.61%) Android Development
10 12 (5.61%) BDD
11 11 (5.14%) iOS Development
11 11 (5.14%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.67%) Analytics
13 8 (3.74%) Game Development
14 7 (3.27%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.27%) CRM
15 6 (2.80%) UML
15 6 (2.80%) OOD
15 6 (2.80%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 142 (66.36%) C#
2 109 (50.93%) JavaScript
3 107 (50.00%) SQL
4 86 (40.19%) Java
5 77 (35.98%) C++
6 53 (24.77%) VB.NET
7 44 (20.56%) PHP
8 19 (8.88%) T-SQL
9 18 (8.41%) Python
10 13 (6.07%) Scala
11 11 (5.14%) VB
12 10 (4.67%) Perl
12 10 (4.67%) C
13 8 (3.74%) F#
14 7 (3.27%) VB6
14 7 (3.27%) Delphi
14 7 (3.27%) VBA
15 4 (1.87%) VBScript
15 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (30.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) PhD
3 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Oracle
3 7 (3.27%) Twitter
4 6 (2.80%) Sybase
5 5 (2.34%) IBM
6 4 (1.87%) HP
6 4 (1.87%) Sage
6 4 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.40%) Coverity
7 3 (1.40%) Wind River
8 2 (0.93%) Zend
8 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.47%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Flex Hours
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Exceptional Environment & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40,000 per annum pro rata - 6 months fixed term contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26,000 - £32,000 DOE
Posted: 17 days ago