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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 38 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 88 129 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.87% 7.19% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 7.45% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 81 120 67
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1416 1732 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.40% 96.49% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1490 1649
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 +7 52 £37,000 +5.71% 10
Abingdon -13 4 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Bicester - 4 £27,500 -
Witney +20 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Banbury -1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 128 (67.02%) C#
2 120 (62.83%) .NET
3 105 (54.97%) JavaScript
4 86 (45.03%) SQL Server
5 84 (43.98%) SQL
6 80 (41.88%) OO
7 72 (37.70%) Java
8 64 (33.51%) HTML
8 64 (33.51%) Degree
9 61 (31.94%) C++
10 58 (30.37%) ASP.NET
11 56 (29.32%) CSS
12 51 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (26.18%) Computer Science
14 48 (25.13%) Software Engineering
15 47 (24.61%) PHP
16 41 (21.47%) MVC
17 40 (20.94%) VB.NET
18 39 (20.42%) XML
19 36 (18.85%) MySQL
20 33 (17.28%) OOP
21 32 (16.75%) Linux
22 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
23 29 (15.18%) MS Excel
24 25 (13.09%) Visual Studio
25 24 (12.57%) Windows
26 21 (10.99%) Web Services
26 21 (10.99%) Mathematics
26 21 (10.99%) jQuery
27 20 (10.47%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (6.28%) ColdFusion
2 11 (5.76%) Drupal
3 9 (4.71%) Node.js
4 4 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.57%) IIS
6 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.52%) WordPress
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Project
2 2 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.85%) GitHub
2 13 (6.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) Bluetooth
1 8 (4.19%) GPRS
1 8 (4.19%) GSM
2 3 (1.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (45.03%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.85%) MySQL
3 13 (6.81%) Big Data
4 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (13.09%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (0.52%) Selenium
5 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.52%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.52%) Ant
5 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 10 (5.24%) Finance
2 8 (4.19%) Games
3 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (62.83%) .NET
2 64 (33.51%) HTML
3 58 (30.37%) ASP.NET
4 56 (29.32%) CSS
5 39 (20.42%) XML
6 21 (10.99%) Web Services
6 21 (10.99%) jQuery
7 20 (10.47%) SOAP
7 20 (10.47%) Ajax
8 16 (8.38%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.85%) LAMP
9 15 (7.85%) HTML5
10 12 (6.28%) AngularJS
11 10 (5.24%) Backbone.js
11 10 (5.24%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (4.71%) REST
12 9 (4.71%) Ember.js
13 8 (4.19%) CSS3
13 8 (4.19%) XML-RPC
14 7 (3.66%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.18%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.99%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.76%) Physics
5 10 (5.24%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.19%) Statistics
7 7 (3.66%) Open Source
8 4 (2.09%) User Experience
8 4 (2.09%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.57%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.75%) Linux
2 24 (12.57%) Windows
3 10 (5.24%) UNIX
4 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (41.88%) OO
2 51 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (25.13%) Software Engineering
4 41 (21.47%) MVC
5 33 (17.28%) OOP
6 16 (8.38%) Web Development
7 12 (6.28%) CRM
7 12 (6.28%) TDD
8 10 (5.24%) Waterfall
8 10 (5.24%) Analytics
9 8 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (4.19%) Game Development
9 8 (4.19%) OOD
10 6 (3.14%) Project Management
10 6 (3.14%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.14%) Software Licensing
11 5 (2.62%) Web Application Development
11 5 (2.62%) Scrum
12 3 (1.57%) Kanban
12 3 (1.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (67.02%) C#
2 105 (54.97%) JavaScript
3 84 (43.98%) SQL
4 72 (37.70%) Java
5 61 (31.94%) C++
6 47 (24.61%) PHP
7 40 (20.94%) VB.NET
8 16 (8.38%) C
9 11 (5.76%) VB
10 10 (5.24%) Perl
10 10 (5.24%) Python
11 8 (4.19%) Scala
12 7 (3.66%) VB6
12 7 (3.66%) PHP5
12 7 (3.66%) F#
13 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.09%) VBScript
15 3 (1.57%) Fortran
15 3 (1.57%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (33.51%) Degree
2 5 (2.62%) PhD
3 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (4.71%) Firmware
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.33%) Oracle
3 8 (4.19%) Twitter
4 7 (3.66%) Zend
4 7 (3.66%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.57%) IBM
6 2 (1.05%) HP
6 2 (1.05%) Sage
6 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.05%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.52%) Coverity
7 1 (0.52%) Wind River
7 1 (0.52%) Sybase
7 1 (0.52%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum - 25 days’ holiday + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Flex Hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £250 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi-Time
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi-Time and Training Investment
Posted: 22 days ago