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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 47 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 69 110 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.62% 6.57% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 6.80% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 65 106 73
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,000
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
1420 1617 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.11% 96.54% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1402 1504
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 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 29 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 +14 46 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Abingdon -15 5 £36,500 -23.15%
Bicester - 1 £27,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 145 (72.14%) .NET
2 132 (65.67%) C#
3 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
4 97 (48.26%) SQL Server
5 96 (47.76%) SQL
6 89 (44.28%) ASP.NET
7 82 (40.80%) HTML
8 78 (38.81%) Java
9 76 (37.81%) OO
10 68 (33.83%) CSS
10 68 (33.83%) C++
11 63 (31.34%) MVC
11 63 (31.34%) Software Engineering
12 62 (30.85%) Degree
13 59 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (25.37%) Microsoft
15 49 (24.38%) VB.NET
16 46 (22.89%) Computer Science
17 42 (20.90%) PHP
18 39 (19.40%) MS Excel
19 31 (15.42%) XML
19 31 (15.42%) Visual Studio
20 30 (14.93%) jQuery
20 30 (14.93%) Windows
21 28 (13.93%) HTML5
22 27 (13.43%) OOP
23 26 (12.94%) Web Services
24 25 (12.44%) .NET Framework
24 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
24 25 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 11 (5.47%) Drupal
2 8 (3.98%) Node.js
3 6 (2.99%) IIS
3 6 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.99%) ColdFusion
4 4 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.99%) MS Project
2 4 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.96%) GitHub
2 7 (3.48%) SaaS
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) HTTP
3 2 (1.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.00%) GPRS
3 2 (1.00%) GSM
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (48.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.45%) MySQL
3 18 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.97%) Big Data
5 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.98%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.49%) MarkLogic
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.50%) OLAP
13 1 (0.50%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 31 (15.42%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.99%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.99%) JSUnit
5 4 (1.99%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.00%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) Ant
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) PyUnit
General
1 13 (6.47%) Finance
2 8 (3.98%) Games
3 6 (2.99%) Back Office
4 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (72.14%) .NET
2 89 (44.28%) ASP.NET
3 82 (40.80%) HTML
4 68 (33.83%) CSS
5 31 (15.42%) XML
6 30 (14.93%) jQuery
7 28 (13.93%) HTML5
8 26 (12.94%) Web Services
9 25 (12.44%) .NET Framework
9 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (10.45%) Ajax
11 17 (8.46%) CSS3
12 12 (5.97%) Backbone.js
13 11 (5.47%) Ember.js
13 11 (5.47%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.98%) SOAP
15 9 (4.48%) ADO.NET
15 9 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (3.98%) JSON
16 8 (3.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.89%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.95%) Mathematics
3 19 (9.45%) Mobile App
4 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.98%) Physics
7 7 (3.48%) Statistics
7 7 (3.48%) Open Source
8 5 (2.49%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.99%) W3C
10 3 (1.49%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.49%) User Experience
11 2 (1.00%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.00%) Equities
11 2 (1.00%) Derivative
11 2 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.93%) Windows
2 24 (11.94%) Linux
3 12 (5.97%) UNIX
4 8 (3.98%) Android
5 7 (3.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.81%) OO
2 63 (31.34%) MVC
2 63 (31.34%) Software Engineering
3 59 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.43%) OOP
5 18 (8.96%) TDD
6 15 (7.46%) Web Development
7 13 (6.47%) Mobile Application Development
8 11 (5.47%) Waterfall
8 11 (5.47%) Project Management
9 10 (4.98%) Analytics
10 8 (3.98%) Android Development
10 8 (3.98%) BDD
10 8 (3.98%) Game Development
10 8 (3.98%) CRM
11 7 (3.48%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.48%) iOS Development
12 6 (2.99%) Software Licensing
12 6 (2.99%) OOD
13 5 (2.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 132 (65.67%) C#
2 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 96 (47.76%) SQL
4 78 (38.81%) Java
5 68 (33.83%) C++
6 49 (24.38%) VB.NET
7 42 (20.90%) PHP
8 15 (7.46%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.46%) Python
9 11 (5.47%) VB
9 11 (5.47%) Perl
9 11 (5.47%) C
9 11 (5.47%) Scala
10 8 (3.98%) F#
11 7 (3.48%) VB6
12 5 (2.49%) Delphi
12 5 (2.49%) VBA
13 4 (1.99%) VBScript
13 4 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 62 (30.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) PhD
3 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Firmware
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.46%) Oracle
3 7 (3.48%) Twitter
4 5 (2.49%) IBM
5 4 (1.99%) Sybase
5 4 (1.99%) HP
5 4 (1.99%) Sage
5 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.99%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.99%) Zend
5 4 (1.99%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.49%) Coverity
6 3 (1.49%) Wind River
7 1 (0.50%) Siebel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Flex Hours
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Exceptional Environment & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26,000 - £32,000 DOE
Posted: 27 days ago