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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 39 36 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 85 128 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.68% 7.20% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 7.45% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 80 119 72
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
1411 1717 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.26% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1473 1624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +3 53 £37,000 +5.71% 12
Abingdon -14 5 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Bicester - 3 £27,500 -
Witney +14 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Banbury 0 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 132 (67.35%) C#
2 129 (65.82%) .NET
3 107 (54.59%) JavaScript
4 92 (46.94%) SQL Server
5 87 (44.39%) SQL
6 81 (41.33%) OO
7 72 (36.73%) Java
8 71 (36.22%) HTML
9 67 (34.18%) ASP.NET
10 63 (32.14%) Degree
11 62 (31.63%) CSS
12 59 (30.10%) C++
13 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (27.55%) Software Engineering
15 48 (24.49%) Computer Science
16 44 (22.45%) VB.NET
17 43 (21.94%) PHP
17 43 (21.94%) MVC
18 36 (18.37%) XML
19 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
20 34 (17.35%) OOP
21 33 (16.84%) MS Excel
22 31 (15.82%) MySQL
23 30 (15.31%) Linux
24 28 (14.29%) Visual Studio
25 26 (13.27%) Windows
26 25 (12.76%) jQuery
27 23 (11.73%) Web Services
28 22 (11.22%) Mathematics
28 22 (11.22%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (5.61%) Drupal
1 11 (5.61%) ColdFusion
2 9 (4.59%) Node.js
3 4 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.04%) IIS
3 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.51%) WordPress
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Project
2 2 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.65%) GitHub
2 12 (6.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) Bluetooth
1 6 (3.06%) GPRS
1 6 (3.06%) GSM
2 4 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.82%) MySQL
3 13 (6.63%) Big Data
4 11 (5.61%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.51%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.02%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.02%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.51%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.51%) Ant
6 1 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 11 (5.61%) Finance
2 8 (4.08%) Games
3 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.53%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.53%) Back Office
5 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (65.82%) .NET
2 71 (36.22%) HTML
3 67 (34.18%) ASP.NET
4 62 (31.63%) CSS
5 36 (18.37%) XML
6 25 (12.76%) jQuery
7 23 (11.73%) Web Services
8 22 (11.22%) Ajax
9 21 (10.71%) HTML5
10 20 (10.20%) .NET Framework
11 18 (9.18%) SOAP
12 13 (6.63%) LAMP
13 12 (6.12%) AngularJS
14 11 (5.61%) CSS3
14 11 (5.61%) Backbone.js
14 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (5.10%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (5.10%) Ember.js
16 8 (4.08%) REST
17 7 (3.57%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.49%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.22%) Mathematics
3 17 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.12%) Physics
5 11 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.08%) Statistics
7 7 (3.57%) Open Source
8 4 (2.04%) User Experience
8 4 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.53%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.51%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.31%) Linux
2 26 (13.27%) Windows
3 10 (5.10%) UNIX
4 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.33%) OO
2 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.55%) Software Engineering
4 43 (21.94%) MVC
5 34 (17.35%) OOP
6 16 (8.16%) Web Development
7 12 (6.12%) CRM
7 12 (6.12%) TDD
8 11 (5.61%) Waterfall
9 10 (5.10%) Analytics
10 8 (4.08%) OOD
10 8 (4.08%) Game Development
10 8 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (3.57%) Project Management
12 6 (3.06%) Software Testing
12 6 (3.06%) Software Licensing
13 5 (2.55%) Web Application Development
13 5 (2.55%) Scrum
14 4 (2.04%) E-business
14 4 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (67.35%) C#
2 107 (54.59%) JavaScript
3 87 (44.39%) SQL
4 72 (36.73%) Java
5 59 (30.10%) C++
6 44 (22.45%) VB.NET
7 43 (21.94%) PHP
8 14 (7.14%) C
9 11 (5.61%) VB
9 11 (5.61%) Python
10 9 (4.59%) Scala
10 9 (4.59%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.08%) Perl
11 8 (4.08%) F#
12 7 (3.57%) VB6
13 5 (2.55%) PHP5
14 4 (2.04%) VBScript
15 3 (1.53%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.53%) VBA
15 3 (1.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (32.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) PhD
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.65%) Oracle
3 8 (4.08%) Twitter
4 5 (2.55%) Zend
4 5 (2.55%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.53%) IBM
5 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.53%) Sage
6 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.02%) HP
6 2 (1.02%) Sybase
7 1 (0.51%) Coverity
7 1 (0.51%) Wind River
7 1 (0.51%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Flex Hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £250 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi-Time
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi-Time and Training Investment
Posted: 15 days ago