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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 42 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 73 95 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.75% 5.55% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 5.71% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 73 95 71
Average salary £32,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1478 1665 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.22% 97.25% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1477 1392
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 1 September 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 +1 39 £30,000 +5.26% 6
Abingdon -8 12 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Banbury -2 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Wallingford -1 2 £24,000 -29.41%
Witney -1 1 £38,500 -14.44%
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 176 (75.86%) .NET
2 153 (65.95%) C#
3 123 (53.02%) ASP.NET
4 118 (50.86%) JavaScript
5 115 (49.57%) SQL
6 114 (49.14%) SQL Server
7 98 (42.24%) HTML
8 92 (39.66%) Java
9 91 (39.22%) C++
10 89 (38.36%) MVC
11 81 (34.91%) OO
12 80 (34.48%) CSS
13 79 (34.05%) Software Engineering
14 74 (31.90%) Microsoft
15 69 (29.74%) Degree
16 56 (24.14%) VB.NET
17 48 (20.69%) PHP
18 44 (18.97%) MS Excel
18 44 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (18.97%) Computer Science
19 39 (16.81%) Windows
20 36 (15.52%) Web Services
21 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
21 35 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
21 35 (15.09%) jQuery
22 32 (13.79%) Mobile App
23 31 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
23 31 (13.36%) XML
24 30 (12.93%) Visual Studio
24 30 (12.93%) HTML5

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (6.03%) Drupal
2 13 (5.60%) IIS
3 8 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.59%) Node.js
5 4 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.86%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Project
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.90%) GitHub
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.45%) HTTP
2 4 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (49.14%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (11.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (5.60%) MySQL
5 12 (5.17%) Big Data
6 8 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.59%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.59%) MarkLogic
7 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.86%) OLAP
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (12.93%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.72%) JSUnit
5 4 (1.72%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.72%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.43%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.43%) Subversion
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
6 1 (0.43%) Ant
6 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 25 (10.78%) Finance
2 8 (3.45%) Games
3 7 (3.02%) Back Office
4 6 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.29%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (75.86%) .NET
2 123 (53.02%) ASP.NET
3 98 (42.24%) HTML
4 80 (34.48%) CSS
5 44 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (15.52%) Web Services
7 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
7 35 (15.09%) jQuery
8 31 (13.36%) XML
9 30 (12.93%) HTML5
10 19 (8.19%) CSS3
10 19 (8.19%) Ajax
11 13 (5.60%) JSON
12 12 (5.17%) ADO.NET
12 12 (5.17%) Backbone.js
13 11 (4.74%) Ember.js
13 11 (4.74%) WCF
14 9 (3.88%) AngularJS
15 8 (3.45%) REST
15 8 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.97%) Computer Science
2 32 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 19 (8.19%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.45%) Physics
6 7 (3.02%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.59%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.59%) Open Source
8 5 (2.16%) Derivative
8 5 (2.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.16%) Statistics
8 5 (2.16%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.16%) Equities
9 4 (1.72%) W3C
9 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.43%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.43%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.81%) Windows
2 21 (9.05%) Linux
3 20 (8.62%) Android
4 19 (8.19%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.17%) UNIX
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.36%) MVC
2 81 (34.91%) OO
3 79 (34.05%) Software Engineering
4 35 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (11.64%) TDD
6 25 (10.78%) OOP
6 25 (10.78%) Mobile Application Development
7 19 (8.19%) Android Development
8 18 (7.76%) iOS Development
8 18 (7.76%) BDD
9 14 (6.03%) Project Management
9 14 (6.03%) Web Development
10 9 (3.88%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.45%) Static Code Analysis
11 8 (3.45%) Game Development
12 7 (3.02%) Analytics
12 7 (3.02%) Unit Testing
12 7 (3.02%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (2.59%) Configuration Management
13 6 (2.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 153 (65.95%) C#
2 118 (50.86%) JavaScript
3 115 (49.57%) SQL
4 92 (39.66%) Java
5 91 (39.22%) C++
6 56 (24.14%) VB.NET
7 48 (20.69%) PHP
8 22 (9.48%) Python
9 20 (8.62%) T-SQL
10 15 (6.47%) Perl
11 14 (6.03%) Scala
12 13 (5.60%) C
13 10 (4.31%) VB
14 8 (3.45%) VBA
14 8 (3.45%) Delphi
14 8 (3.45%) F#
15 6 (2.59%) VB6
16 4 (1.72%) PHP5
16 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 69 (29.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.29%) PhD
3 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (31.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.33%) Oracle
3 7 (3.02%) Coverity
4 6 (2.59%) Wind River
4 6 (2.59%) Sybase
5 5 (2.16%) Twitter
5 5 (2.16%) IBM
6 4 (1.72%) HP
6 4 (1.72%) Sage
6 4 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago