Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 751 594 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 43.21% 41.28% 43.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.12% 42.22% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 705 557 640
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -14.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,900 £65,000 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1,702 1,407 1,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.93% 97.78% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 1,214 1,266
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,650 £68,375 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +9.76%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Oxford

Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Oxford.

Salary trend for Developer in Oxford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Oxford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 426 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 383 (51.00%) HTML
3 352 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
4 324 (43.14%) CSS
5 289 (38.48%) C#
6 254 (33.82%) .NET
7 236 (31.42%) AngularJS
8 217 (28.89%) jQuery
9 214 (28.50%) Java
10 190 (25.30%) MVC
11 178 (23.70%) SQL
12 161 (21.44%) Python
13 141 (18.77%) React
14 140 (18.64%) ASP.NET
15 132 (17.58%) Scrum
16 129 (17.18%) Git (software)
17 127 (16.91%) HTML5
18 122 (16.25%) Software Engineering
19 117 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
20 116 (15.45%) TDD
21 113 (15.05%) C++
22 112 (14.91%) SQL Server
23 106 (14.11%) Web Development
23 106 (14.11%) Node.js
24 103 (13.72%) Front End Development
25 97 (12.92%) Amazon AWS
26 92 (12.25%) CSS3
27 91 (12.12%) Linux
28 88 (11.72%) User Experience
29 84 (11.19%) Artificial Intelligence

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (8.52%) CMS
2 45 (5.99%) Umbraco
3 14 (1.86%) WordPress
4 13 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.33%) Drupal
6 9 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.07%) Apache
7 8 (1.07%) Kentico
8 7 (0.93%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.40%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.40%) JBoss
11 2 (0.27%) Confluence
11 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.27%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.27%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.13%) Jetty
12 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (4.66%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) InVision
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.53%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 97 (12.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.60%) GitHub
4 15 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.33%) Heroku
7 7 (0.93%) SaaS
8 6 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) npm
9 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.33%) HTTP
2 8 (1.07%) Internet
3 5 (0.67%) DNS
4 3 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.40%) Skype
4 3 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.27%) Firewall
5 2 (0.27%) SMS
5 2 (0.27%) WPA2
6 1 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.13%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.99%) MongoDB
3 51 (6.79%) MySQL
4 41 (5.46%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.73%) Big Data
6 22 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (2.93%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.73%) Redis
9 12 (1.60%) RavenDB
10 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.07%) SQLite
14 7 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.93%) SSDT
15 6 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 129 (17.18%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 34 (4.53%) gulp
3 34 (4.53%) webpack
4 30 (3.99%) Grunt
5 27 (3.60%) Subversion
6 21 (2.80%) Maven
7 19 (2.53%) Gradle
8 15 (2.00%) Jasmine
8 15 (2.00%) JUnit
8 15 (2.00%) Mocha
8 15 (2.00%) Selenium
9 13 (1.73%) NUnit
10 12 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.46%) CruiseControl
12 9 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.93%) Mockito
13 7 (0.93%) PHPUnit
13 7 (0.93%) Xcode
14 6 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 65 (8.66%) Retail
2 40 (5.33%) Finance
3 37 (4.93%) Games
4 21 (2.80%) Marketing
5 11 (1.46%) Publishing
6 8 (1.07%) Advertising
7 6 (0.80%) Automotive
7 6 (0.80%) Law
8 5 (0.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (51.00%) HTML
2 324 (43.14%) CSS
3 254 (33.82%) .NET
4 236 (31.42%) AngularJS
5 217 (28.89%) jQuery
6 141 (18.77%) React
7 140 (18.64%) ASP.NET
8 127 (16.91%) HTML5
9 117 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 106 (14.11%) Node.js
11 92 (12.25%) CSS3
12 80 (10.65%) Django
13 71 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 56 (7.46%) Web Services
15 55 (7.32%) XML
16 51 (6.79%) .NET Framework
17 47 (6.26%) Backbone.js
18 45 (5.99%) Natural Language Processing
19 40 (5.33%) Spring
20 32 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.72%) User Experience
2 66 (8.79%) Mobile App
3 61 (8.12%) Computer Science
4 51 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
5 48 (6.39%) Algorithms
6 30 (3.99%) CUDA
7 12 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (1.46%) Robotics
9 10 (1.33%) Fintech
9 10 (1.33%) Social Network
10 9 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.07%) NHS
12 6 (0.80%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.40%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.40%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.27%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.27%) iPhone
15 2 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 91 (12.12%) Linux
2 32 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 31 (4.13%) Android
4 30 (3.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (25.30%) MVC
3 132 (17.58%) Scrum
4 122 (16.25%) Software Engineering
5 116 (15.45%) TDD
6 106 (14.11%) Web Development
7 103 (13.72%) Front End Development
8 84 (11.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 76 (10.12%) OO
10 74 (9.85%) Machine Learning
11 56 (7.46%) Test Automation
12 49 (6.52%) Unit Testing
13 48 (6.39%) SDLC
14 47 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (6.13%) Mentoring
16 45 (5.99%) Mathematics
17 44 (5.86%) Multithreading
18 41 (5.46%) OOP
19 36 (4.79%) Visualisation
20 32 (4.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 426 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 289 (38.48%) C#
3 214 (28.50%) Java
4 178 (23.70%) SQL
5 161 (21.44%) Python
6 113 (15.05%) C++
7 55 (7.32%) PHP
8 34 (4.53%) TypeScript
9 32 (4.26%) C
10 30 (3.99%) Ruby
11 25 (3.33%) Scala
12 22 (2.93%) GLSL
13 19 (2.53%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.26%) Java 8
15 15 (2.00%) ES6
15 15 (2.00%) Go
16 12 (1.60%) Apex Code
16 12 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.60%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 53 (7.06%) Degree
2 52 (6.92%) PhD
3 28 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.20%) MCP
4 9 (1.20%) MCPD
4 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (2.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.27%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.60%) Ansible
2 7 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.80%) Puppet
3 6 (0.80%) Terraform
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 77 (10.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.86%) Capita
3 31 (4.13%) Google
4 27 (3.60%) Oracle
5 14 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.33%) Twitter
7 9 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.93%) Zend
9 6 (0.80%) Perforce
10 5 (0.67%) SAP
11 4 (0.53%) Telerik
11 4 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.40%) Talend
13 2 (0.27%) ESRI
13 2 (0.27%) Tableau
14 1 (0.13%) Adobe
14 1 (0.13%) Epicor
14 1 (0.13%) Facebook
14 1 (0.13%) Infor
14 1 (0.13%) Sage