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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 52 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 69 115 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.89% 7.43% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 7.61% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 109 106
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1364 1512 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.60% 97.74% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1284 1722
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -15 33 £30,000 -20.00% 9
Wallingford -3 11 £24,000 -36.00%
Bicester +2 8 £28,750 - 1
Abingdon -12 3 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Wantage - 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 112 (70.44%) C#
2 93 (58.49%) .NET
3 90 (56.60%) JavaScript
4 79 (49.69%) SQL
5 65 (40.88%) SQL Server
5 65 (40.88%) Degree
6 64 (40.25%) Java
7 57 (35.85%) OO
8 55 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (30.82%) HTML
9 49 (30.82%) CSS
10 47 (29.56%) XML
10 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
11 44 (27.67%) PHP
12 43 (27.04%) C++
12 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
13 41 (25.79%) MySQL
14 38 (23.90%) ASP.NET
15 35 (22.01%) MVC
16 33 (20.75%) Linux
17 31 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
19 25 (15.72%) Web Development
20 24 (15.09%) SaaS
20 24 (15.09%) Ajax
21 21 (13.21%) jQuery
21 21 (13.21%) Windows
21 21 (13.21%) MS Excel
22 20 (12.58%) OOP
22 20 (12.58%) .NET Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 12 (7.55%) ColdFusion
2 10 (6.29%) Node.js
3 7 (4.40%) Drupal
4 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.09%) SaaS
2 15 (9.43%) GitHub
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Bluetooth
1 10 (6.29%) GPRS
1 10 (6.29%) GSM
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (25.79%) MySQL
3 16 (10.06%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.43%) Big Data
5 10 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.89%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.63%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.26%) Subversion
5 1 (0.63%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.63%) Ant
5 1 (0.63%) JUnit
General
1 11 (6.92%) Retail
2 4 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.26%) Back Office
3 2 (1.26%) Finance
3 2 (1.26%) Marketing
3 2 (1.26%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Publishing
4 1 (0.63%) Military
4 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (58.49%) .NET
2 49 (30.82%) HTML
2 49 (30.82%) CSS
3 47 (29.56%) XML
4 38 (23.90%) ASP.NET
5 24 (15.09%) Ajax
6 21 (13.21%) jQuery
7 20 (12.58%) .NET Framework
8 19 (11.95%) SOAP
9 17 (10.69%) Web Services
9 17 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (10.06%) LAMP
11 15 (9.43%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (6.92%) Razor View Engine
13 11 (6.92%) Backbone.js
14 10 (6.29%) XML-RPC
14 10 (6.29%) REST
15 9 (5.66%) XSLT
15 9 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
2 31 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.58%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.29%) Open Source
5 9 (5.66%) Statistics
5 9 (5.66%) Physics
6 8 (5.03%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.77%) Life Science
9 5 (3.14%) Device Driver
9 5 (3.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.52%) User Experience
11 3 (1.89%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.89%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.26%) Semantic Web
12 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.26%) GIS
12 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.75%) Linux
2 21 (13.21%) Windows
3 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.85%) OO
2 55 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
4 35 (22.01%) MVC
5 25 (15.72%) Web Development
6 20 (12.58%) OOP
7 13 (8.18%) TDD
8 11 (6.92%) OOD
8 11 (6.92%) Identity Management
8 11 (6.92%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.29%) Analytics
9 10 (6.29%) CRM
10 7 (4.40%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (3.77%) Software Testing
11 6 (3.77%) Software Licensing
12 5 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.52%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (2.52%) Information Management
13 4 (2.52%) Scrum
14 3 (1.89%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 112 (70.44%) C#
2 90 (56.60%) JavaScript
3 79 (49.69%) SQL
4 64 (40.25%) Java
5 44 (27.67%) PHP
6 43 (27.04%) C++
7 15 (9.43%) VB.NET
8 14 (8.81%) C
9 9 (5.66%) Perl
9 9 (5.66%) PHP5
10 7 (4.40%) Scala
11 6 (3.77%) XQuery
12 5 (3.14%) Clojure
13 4 (2.52%) Fortran
14 2 (1.26%) Python
14 2 (1.26%) VB
14 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.63%) VBScript
15 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (40.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) PhD
3 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle
3 9 (5.66%) Zend
3 9 (5.66%) Atlassian
3 9 (5.66%) Twitter
4 1 (0.63%) Siebel
4 1 (0.63%) IBM
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