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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 53 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 67 160 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.36% 8.90% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 9.24% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 152 102
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1468 1731 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.57% 96.33% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1518 1526
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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 -30 21 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Abingdon +2 7 £37,500 -13.29% 1
Banbury -5 4 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Wantage - 3 £55,000 -
Witney +12 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 100 (72.99%) .NET
2 96 (70.07%) C#
3 63 (45.99%) ASP.NET
4 60 (43.80%) JavaScript
5 57 (41.61%) Degree
6 53 (38.69%) SQL
7 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (35.04%) SQL Server
9 43 (31.39%) CSS
10 42 (30.66%) HTML
11 41 (29.93%) OO
12 40 (29.20%) Java
13 35 (25.55%) Software Engineering
14 30 (21.90%) MVC
15 29 (21.17%) .NET Framework
16 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
17 27 (19.71%) Computer Science
18 26 (18.98%) Salesforce.com
18 26 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (18.25%) jQuery
19 25 (18.25%) C++
19 25 (18.25%) Web Development
20 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (16.06%) AngularJS
22 20 (14.60%) Windows
23 18 (13.14%) Web Services
23 18 (13.14%) XML
24 17 (12.41%) OOP
24 17 (12.41%) TDD
24 17 (12.41%) HTML5

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (5.84%) Drupal
2 7 (5.11%) Node.js
3 3 (2.19%) JBoss
3 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.73%) nginx
5 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.73%) Kinematics
Applications
1 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) GitHub
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Broadband
2 2 (1.46%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.46%) GPRS
2 2 (1.46%) GSM
3 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.76%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.76%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.76%) MySQL
3 9 (6.57%) Big Data
4 4 (2.92%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.46%) QlikView
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.73%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.19%) Subversion
4 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (8.03%) Retail
2 5 (3.65%) Back Office
2 5 (3.65%) Marketing
3 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.19%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.19%) Military
5 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (72.99%) .NET
2 63 (45.99%) ASP.NET
3 43 (31.39%) CSS
4 42 (30.66%) HTML
5 29 (21.17%) .NET Framework
6 25 (18.25%) jQuery
7 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (16.06%) AngularJS
9 18 (13.14%) Web Services
9 18 (13.14%) XML
10 17 (12.41%) HTML5
11 16 (11.68%) CSS3
12 15 (10.95%) RESTful
13 14 (10.22%) Entity Framework
14 13 (9.49%) Ajax
15 12 (8.76%) Java EE
16 11 (8.03%) XSLT
16 11 (8.03%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (8.03%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (6.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.71%) Computer Science
2 26 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.95%) Life Science
4 14 (10.22%) Mobile App
5 12 (8.76%) LIMS
6 11 (8.03%) Open Source
7 9 (6.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (6.57%) Device Driver
8 5 (3.65%) GIS
8 5 (3.65%) Statistics
8 5 (3.65%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.92%) User Experience
10 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.73%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.73%) Mechatronics
12 1 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.73%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.60%) Windows
2 14 (10.22%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.03%) Android
4 8 (5.84%) Linux
5 2 (1.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (29.93%) OO
3 35 (25.55%) Software Engineering
4 30 (21.90%) MVC
5 25 (18.25%) Web Development
6 17 (12.41%) OOP
6 17 (12.41%) TDD
7 13 (9.49%) iOS Development
8 11 (8.03%) Identity Management
9 10 (7.30%) Android Development
10 9 (6.57%) Information Management
10 9 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.84%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.84%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (4.38%) Scrum
12 6 (4.38%) Project Management
13 5 (3.65%) OOD
13 5 (3.65%) Analytics
14 4 (2.92%) MVVM
14 4 (2.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (70.07%) C#
2 60 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 53 (38.69%) SQL
4 40 (29.20%) Java
5 25 (18.25%) C++
6 14 (10.22%) VB
7 13 (9.49%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.49%) PHP
8 9 (6.57%) XQuery
8 9 (6.57%) Scala
9 7 (5.11%) Clojure
10 6 (4.38%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (4.38%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.65%) Python
11 5 (3.65%) C
12 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.19%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.46%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.46%) PHP5
14 2 (1.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (41.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.98%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) Twitter
4 3 (2.19%) Apple
4 3 (2.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.46%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year plus 25 days’ holiday, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago