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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 54 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 65 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.22% 4.94% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 5.13% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 76 93
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
1438 1481 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.38% 96.23% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1273 1460
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 -12 36 £40,000 +30.08% 8
Thame - 6 £35,000 -
Abingdon +4 4 £52,500 +59.09% 2
Banbury -14 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 77 (63.11%) .NET
2 75 (61.48%) C#
3 62 (50.82%) JavaScript
4 50 (40.98%) SQL
5 48 (39.34%) ASP.NET
6 47 (38.52%) Java
6 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (34.43%) OO
8 39 (31.97%) SQL Server
9 38 (31.15%) HTML
9 38 (31.15%) Degree
10 34 (27.87%) CSS
11 30 (24.59%) MVC
12 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
13 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
14 24 (19.67%) C++
15 23 (18.85%) Linux
16 20 (16.39%) Python
16 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
17 19 (15.57%) PHP
17 19 (15.57%) MySQL
18 17 (13.93%) Windows
18 17 (13.93%) TDD
19 16 (13.11%) jQuery
20 15 (12.30%) HTML5
21 14 (11.48%) OOP
21 14 (11.48%) Web Services
21 14 (11.48%) Visual Studio
21 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
22 13 (10.66%) Open Source

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (7.38%) Node.js
2 6 (4.92%) Drupal
3 4 (3.28%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) JBoss
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.82%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Broadband
2 2 (1.64%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.64%) Modbus
2 2 (1.64%) Profibus
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.57%) MySQL
3 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.64%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.82%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.28%) Subversion
3 4 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.82%) Mockito
5 1 (0.82%) JUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.82%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (8.20%) Marketing
2 7 (5.74%) Back Office
3 6 (4.92%) Finance
4 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Automotive
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Military
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (63.11%) .NET
2 48 (39.34%) ASP.NET
3 38 (31.15%) HTML
4 34 (27.87%) CSS
5 16 (13.11%) jQuery
6 15 (12.30%) HTML5
7 14 (11.48%) Web Services
8 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.20%) Java EE
9 10 (8.20%) XML
9 10 (8.20%) Ajax
9 10 (8.20%) CSS3
10 9 (7.38%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.38%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.38%) RESTful
11 8 (6.56%) WCF
12 7 (5.74%) WinForms
12 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (4.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.56%) User Experience
3 8 (6.56%) Life Science
4 7 (5.74%) Web 2.0
5 4 (3.28%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (3.28%) LIMS
6 3 (2.46%) CUDA
6 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.64%) Physics
7 2 (1.64%) GIS
7 2 (1.64%) DTV
7 2 (1.64%) Robotics
8 1 (0.82%) Mechatronics
8 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) Linux
2 17 (13.93%) Windows
3 13 (10.66%) Apple iOS
4 12 (9.84%) Android
5 6 (4.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.43%) OO
3 30 (24.59%) MVC
4 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 17 (13.93%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) OOP
7 13 (10.66%) Open Source
8 11 (9.02%) Android Development
8 11 (9.02%) iOS Development
9 9 (7.38%) Scrum
9 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.38%) Kanban
10 8 (6.56%) Web Development
10 8 (6.56%) BDD
11 7 (5.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (5.74%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.74%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.92%) SDLC
13 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.10%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (61.48%) C#
2 62 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.98%) SQL
4 47 (38.52%) Java
5 24 (19.67%) C++
6 20 (16.39%) Python
7 19 (15.57%) PHP
8 9 (7.38%) VB
9 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
9 8 (6.56%) Perl
10 7 (5.74%) C
11 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
11 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.28%) PHP5
13 2 (1.64%) Delphi
13 2 (1.64%) Ruby
14 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.82%) Scala
14 1 (0.82%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.82%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
2 1 (0.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle
2 6 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.28%) Zend
3 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.28%) SAP
3 4 (3.28%) Apple
4 3 (2.46%) VMware
5 1 (0.82%) Coverity
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago