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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 41 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 72 111 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.32% 7.07% 6.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 7.25% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67 105 101
Average salary £31,193 £42,500 £35,657
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.60% +19.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £33,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
1301 1531 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.16% 97.45% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1288 1446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -13 31 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Wallingford -6 8 £24,000 -24.40%
Abingdon -14 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Bicester +5 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Wantage - 3 £55,000 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 117 (70.06%) C#
2 102 (61.08%) .NET
3 86 (51.50%) JavaScript
4 77 (46.11%) SQL
5 65 (38.92%) Java
6 64 (38.32%) Degree
7 63 (37.72%) SQL Server
8 56 (33.53%) OO
9 53 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (28.74%) ASP.NET
10 48 (28.74%) CSS
11 46 (27.54%) XML
12 44 (26.35%) HTML
13 41 (24.55%) PHP
14 40 (23.95%) C++
14 40 (23.95%) Computer Science
15 39 (23.35%) MySQL
15 39 (23.35%) MVC
16 36 (21.56%) Software Engineering
17 31 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (17.96%) Microsoft
19 28 (16.77%) .NET Framework
20 27 (16.17%) jQuery
21 26 (15.57%) Web Development
22 23 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
23 22 (13.17%) Salesforce.com
23 22 (13.17%) Windows
23 22 (13.17%) Linux
24 21 (12.57%) Ajax
25 20 (11.98%) SaaS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (6.59%) Drupal
2 9 (5.39%) ColdFusion
2 9 (5.39%) Node.js
3 2 (1.20%) JBoss
3 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) nginx
4 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.98%) SaaS
2 10 (5.99%) GitHub
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) Bluetooth
1 10 (5.99%) GPRS
1 10 (5.99%) GSM
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (23.35%) MySQL
3 16 (9.58%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.78%) Big Data
5 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.20%) QlikView
7 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.60%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (6.59%) Retail
2 4 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (2.40%) Back Office
3 3 (1.80%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.80%) Military
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
4 2 (1.20%) Finance
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (61.08%) .NET
2 48 (28.74%) ASP.NET
2 48 (28.74%) CSS
3 46 (27.54%) XML
4 44 (26.35%) HTML
5 28 (16.77%) .NET Framework
6 27 (16.17%) jQuery
7 23 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (12.57%) Ajax
9 20 (11.98%) AngularJS
10 18 (10.78%) Web Services
11 17 (10.18%) SOAP
12 14 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (7.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (7.19%) LAMP
14 12 (7.19%) XSLT
15 11 (6.59%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (5.99%) Backbone.js
16 10 (5.99%) REST
16 10 (5.99%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.95%) Computer Science
2 31 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.78%) Mathematics
4 15 (8.98%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.39%) Physics
6 8 (4.79%) Open Source
6 8 (4.79%) LIMS
6 8 (4.79%) Statistics
7 7 (4.19%) Life Science
8 5 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.99%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.99%) User Experience
9 4 (2.40%) GIS
10 3 (1.80%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.20%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Windows
1 22 (13.17%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.53%) OO
2 53 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (23.35%) MVC
4 36 (21.56%) Software Engineering
5 26 (15.57%) Web Development
6 18 (10.78%) OOP
7 13 (7.78%) TDD
8 11 (6.59%) Identity Management
8 11 (6.59%) Information Management
8 11 (6.59%) Waterfall
8 11 (6.59%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (5.99%) iOS Development
10 8 (4.79%) Analytics
10 8 (4.79%) OOD
11 7 (4.19%) CRM
11 7 (4.19%) Android Development
12 6 (3.59%) Project Management
12 6 (3.59%) Software Testing
13 5 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (2.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 117 (70.06%) C#
2 86 (51.50%) JavaScript
3 77 (46.11%) SQL
4 65 (38.92%) Java
5 41 (24.55%) PHP
6 40 (23.95%) C++
7 19 (11.38%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.19%) C
9 10 (5.99%) Scala
9 10 (5.99%) VB
10 9 (5.39%) Perl
10 9 (5.39%) XQuery
10 9 (5.39%) PHP5
11 7 (4.19%) Clojure
12 6 (3.59%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.40%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.80%) Fortran
15 2 (1.20%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (38.32%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) VCP4
3 4 (2.40%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.17%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Atlassian
3 9 (5.39%) Zend
4 8 (4.79%) Twitter
5 1 (0.60%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Oxford
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