The median annual salary for a Programmer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Programmer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 74 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.29% 0.62% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.63% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 13
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.62% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 685 630 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.42% 97.37% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 595 568 557
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Oxford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Kanban
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) Drupal
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) WordPress
2 5 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (50.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL

Programmer 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 5 (50.00%) Drupal
1 5 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Kanban
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft