Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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

Senior Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 89 56 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.51% 4.14% 7.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 4.21% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 77 56 113
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -11.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.00%

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 1,585 1,330 1,422
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 98.23% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 1,120 1,252
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Oxford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Oxford

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 52 (58.43%) JavaScript
1 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) HTML
3 38 (42.70%) CSS
4 34 (38.20%) AngularJS
5 32 (35.96%) C#
6 28 (31.46%) Node.js
6 28 (31.46%) React
7 25 (28.09%) Web Development
8 24 (26.97%) Java
8 24 (26.97%) jQuery
9 23 (25.84%) TDD
10 20 (22.47%) Python
11 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (19.10%) SQL
12 17 (19.10%) MVC
13 16 (17.98%) .NET
14 15 (16.85%) C++
15 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
15 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 13 (14.61%) User Experience
16 13 (14.61%) HTML5
17 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
18 10 (11.24%) Selenium
18 10 (11.24%) Front End Development
19 9 (10.11%) Microservices
19 9 (10.11%) Analytics
19 9 (10.11%) OO
19 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
20 8 (8.99%) Spring

Senior 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 4 (4.49%) NServiceBus
1 4 (4.49%) Sitefinity
2 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) Confluence
3 1 (1.12%) Drupal
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) 3ds Max
1 2 (2.25%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) DNS
1 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) Redis
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.24%) Selenium
3 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.49%) Maven
4 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.37%) Ant
5 3 (3.37%) JUnit
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
6 2 (2.25%) JIRA
7 1 (1.12%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.12%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.12%) GitLab
7 1 (1.12%) Grunt
7 1 (1.12%) gulp
7 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.12%) Mocha
7 1 (1.12%) Protractor
7 1 (1.12%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (51.69%) HTML
2 38 (42.70%) CSS
3 34 (38.20%) AngularJS
4 28 (31.46%) Node.js
4 28 (31.46%) React
5 24 (26.97%) jQuery
6 16 (17.98%) .NET
7 13 (14.61%) HTML5
8 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.99%) Spring
10 7 (7.87%) Ember.js
10 7 (7.87%) J2EE
11 6 (6.74%) REST
11 6 (6.74%) Web Services
12 5 (5.62%) Django
12 5 (5.62%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.62%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.49%) CSS3
13 4 (4.49%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) User Experience
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.49%) CUDA
5 2 (2.25%) Animation
5 2 (2.25%) Life Science
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.09%) Web Development
3 23 (25.84%) TDD
4 17 (19.10%) MVC
5 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
5 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.24%) Front End Development
7 9 (10.11%) Analytics
7 9 (10.11%) Microservices
7 9 (10.11%) OO
8 7 (7.87%) Data Management
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.74%) DevOps
10 5 (5.62%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
10 5 (5.62%) Physics
10 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (58.43%) JavaScript
2 32 (35.96%) C#
3 24 (26.97%) Java
4 20 (22.47%) Python
5 17 (19.10%) SQL
6 15 (16.85%) C++
7 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.37%) Perl
9 3 (3.37%) Tcl
9 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.12%) Clojure
11 1 (1.12%) ES6
11 1 (1.12%) ES7
11 1 (1.12%) Haskell
11 1 (1.12%) Java 8
11 1 (1.12%) Lisp
11 1 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) MCP
2 4 (4.49%) MCPD
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Terraform
2 1 (1.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com