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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 42 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 107 71 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.59% 4.92% 7.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.89% 5.05% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 94 66 110
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1554 1406 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.75% 97.37% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1205 1278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +20 76 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Abingdon -3 8 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Banbury - 8 £46,750 -
Wallingford +2 2 £42,500 +77.08%
Wantage -3 2 £38,500 -30.00%
Bicester -9 2 £36,250 +20.83%
Witney - 2 £38,500 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (63.18%) JavaScript
2 105 (52.24%) C#
3 82 (40.80%) .NET
4 77 (38.31%) SQL
5 76 (37.81%) SQL Server
6 72 (35.82%) jQuery
7 70 (34.83%) Java
8 68 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (30.85%) Software Engineering
10 60 (29.85%) HTML
11 59 (29.35%) CSS
11 59 (29.35%) OO
12 58 (28.86%) ASP.NET
13 57 (28.36%) MVC
14 53 (26.37%) Microsoft
14 53 (26.37%) Degree
15 47 (23.38%) C++
16 46 (22.89%) Node.js
17 45 (22.39%) MySQL
18 44 (21.89%) AngularJS
19 40 (19.90%) PHP
19 40 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (18.41%) Git (software)
20 37 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 36 (17.91%) Python
22 34 (16.92%) Windows
23 33 (16.42%) MS Excel
24 32 (15.92%) Mobile App
25 31 (15.42%) XML
26 30 (14.93%) Linux

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (22.89%) Node.js
2 28 (13.93%) Drupal
3 13 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.48%) IIS
5 6 (2.99%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.00%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (16.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.98%) Amazon S3
2 8 (3.98%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.99%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.99%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.99%) Route 53
5 4 (1.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (37.81%) SQL Server
2 45 (22.39%) MySQL
3 23 (11.44%) Big Data
4 21 (10.45%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.98%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (3.48%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.49%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.49%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.00%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.00%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (18.41%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.45%) Jenkins
3 17 (8.46%) Bugzilla
4 12 (5.97%) gulp
5 11 (5.47%) Bower
5 11 (5.47%) Grunt
5 11 (5.47%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (5.47%) Mocha
5 11 (5.47%) Protractor
6 10 (4.98%) Ant
6 10 (4.98%) Maven
7 9 (4.48%) JUnit
7 9 (4.48%) Mockito
7 9 (4.48%) Subversion
8 7 (3.48%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.99%) PEAR
9 6 (2.99%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.99%) Trac
10 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.99%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (4.98%) Publishing
2 9 (4.48%) Finance
3 7 (3.48%) Marketing
3 7 (3.48%) Retail
4 5 (2.49%) Banking
4 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.99%) Japanese Language
5 4 (1.99%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (40.80%) .NET
2 72 (35.82%) jQuery
3 60 (29.85%) HTML
4 59 (29.35%) CSS
5 58 (28.86%) ASP.NET
6 44 (21.89%) AngularJS
7 37 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (15.42%) XML
9 26 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (12.94%) HTML5
10 25 (12.44%) CSS3
10 25 (12.44%) Web Services
11 22 (10.95%) Ajax
12 18 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (8.96%) JSON
13 14 (6.97%) Backbone.js
13 14 (6.97%) Symfony
14 13 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (5.47%) D3.js
15 11 (5.47%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.92%) Mobile App
2 23 (11.44%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.46%) Mathematics
4 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.48%) Semantic Web
6 5 (2.49%) User Experience
7 4 (1.99%) CUDA
8 3 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.49%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
10 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.92%) Windows
2 30 (14.93%) Linux
3 25 (12.44%) Android
4 18 (8.96%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.48%) Unix
6 6 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.99%) Windows CE
6 6 (2.99%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.99%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Fedora
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.85%) Software Engineering
3 59 (29.35%) OO
4 57 (28.36%) MVC
5 40 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (13.43%) Scrum
7 26 (12.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 26 (12.94%) TDD
8 21 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (8.96%) Android Development
9 18 (8.96%) iOS Development
9 18 (8.96%) OOP
10 15 (7.46%) Analytics
11 13 (6.47%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.47%) Web Application Development
12 12 (5.97%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.48%) BDD
13 9 (4.48%) Data Protection
13 9 (4.48%) Process Improvement
13 9 (4.48%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (63.18%) JavaScript
2 105 (52.24%) C#
3 77 (38.31%) SQL
4 70 (34.83%) Java
5 47 (23.38%) C++
6 40 (19.90%) PHP
7 36 (17.91%) Python
8 30 (14.93%) VB.NET
9 17 (8.46%) Ruby
10 16 (7.96%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.98%) Objective-C
12 7 (3.48%) VB
13 4 (1.99%) XPath
14 3 (1.49%) C
15 2 (1.00%) Perl
16 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.50%) COBOL
16 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.50%) Scala
16 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (26.37%) Degree
2 22 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (8.46%) Puppet
2 11 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.48%) Ansible
4 4 (1.99%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 53 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.97%) Oracle
3 5 (2.49%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.49%) SAP
4 3 (1.49%) Sophos
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