Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 43 29
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 68 90 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.34% 6.12% 8.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 6.25% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 99
Oxford median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £61,500 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 1518 1441 1581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.96% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1260 1274
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior Developer 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 43 (63.24%) JavaScript
2 36 (52.94%) HTML
3 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (41.18%) Java
4 28 (41.18%) Microservices
5 27 (39.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (36.76%) MVC
6 25 (36.76%) HTML5
7 24 (35.29%) CSS
8 23 (33.82%) .NET
9 22 (32.35%) C#
10 20 (29.41%) Test Automation
11 19 (27.94%) NServiceBus
11 19 (27.94%) MCPD
11 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
11 19 (27.94%) MCP
11 19 (27.94%) Python
11 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
11 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (27.94%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 19 (27.94%) AngularJS
11 19 (27.94%) Kendo UI
11 19 (27.94%) SOLID
12 18 (26.47%) CSS3
13 16 (23.53%) Web Development
13 16 (23.53%) SQL
14 15 (22.06%) Spring
14 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (20.59%) MongoDB

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 19 (27.94%) NServiceBus
2 7 (10.29%) Sitefinity
3 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) MongoDB
2 13 (19.12%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.65%) SSDT
4 11 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (10.29%) Big Data
6 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.47%) MySQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.76%) Maven
3 7 (10.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) Ant
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.82%) Publishing
2 5 (7.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) HTML
2 25 (36.76%) HTML5
3 24 (35.29%) CSS
4 23 (33.82%) .NET
5 19 (27.94%) AngularJS
5 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
5 19 (27.94%) Kendo UI
6 18 (26.47%) CSS3
7 15 (22.06%) Spring
8 12 (17.65%) Ajax
9 11 (16.18%) RESTful
10 9 (13.24%) JSON
10 9 (13.24%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.76%) J2EE
11 8 (11.76%) Spring Boot
12 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
13 6 (8.82%) JMS
13 6 (8.82%) SOAP
14 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Fintech
2 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Microservices
3 27 (39.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (36.76%) MVC
5 20 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 19 (27.94%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 19 (27.94%) SOLID
7 16 (23.53%) Web Development
8 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.24%) TDD
10 8 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.76%) Scrum
11 6 (8.82%) Analytics
11 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (7.35%) High Availability
12 5 (7.35%) Kanban
13 4 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) JavaScript
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 22 (32.35%) C#
4 19 (27.94%) Python
5 16 (23.53%) SQL
6 6 (8.82%) C++
7 5 (7.35%) Perl
7 5 (7.35%) Tcl
8 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) MCP
1 19 (27.94%) MCPD
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Terraform
2 5 (7.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle