Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 67 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 -30 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 73 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.71% 3.94% 6.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 4.05% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 58 85
Oxford median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +13.68%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +7.14%

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 1,497 1,482 1,438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 97.31% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,287 1,270
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%

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 October 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 18 October 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 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.36%) Java
3 27 (36.99%) Linux
4 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (27.40%) Software Engineering
5 20 (27.40%) HTML
6 18 (24.66%) SQL
6 18 (24.66%) CSS
6 18 (24.66%) QA
7 17 (23.29%) C#
7 17 (23.29%) C++
8 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
9 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
9 14 (19.18%) Python
10 13 (17.81%) MVC
10 13 (17.81%) .NET
10 13 (17.81%) Spring
11 12 (16.44%) PhD
11 12 (16.44%) Physics
11 12 (16.44%) jQuery
11 12 (16.44%) Node.js
11 12 (16.44%) SDLC
12 11 (15.07%) User Experience
12 11 (15.07%) CUDA
12 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (15.07%) Multithreading
12 11 (15.07%) Windows
12 11 (15.07%) Oracle
12 11 (15.07%) PHP
12 11 (15.07%) OO

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 6 (8.22%) Apache
1 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.48%) Drupal
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.11%) WordPress
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Jetty
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.11%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.37%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) Redis
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Selenium
3 5 (6.85%) JUnit
3 5 (6.85%) Mockito
4 4 (5.48%) Grunt
4 4 (5.48%) gulp
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.74%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Protractor
7 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Publishing
3 3 (4.11%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) HTML
2 18 (24.66%) CSS
3 13 (17.81%) .NET
3 13 (17.81%) Spring
4 12 (16.44%) jQuery
4 12 (16.44%) Node.js
5 11 (15.07%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.33%) HTML5
7 8 (10.96%) React
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (8.22%) CSS3
8 6 (8.22%) Java EE
8 6 (8.22%) JMS
8 6 (8.22%) Laravel
8 6 (8.22%) Sass
8 6 (8.22%) Symfony
8 6 (8.22%) Vue.js
9 5 (6.85%) LAMP
9 5 (6.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) CUDA
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Fintech
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.40%) Software Engineering
3 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
4 13 (17.81%) MVC
5 12 (16.44%) Physics
5 12 (16.44%) SDLC
6 11 (15.07%) Multithreading
6 11 (15.07%) OO
7 10 (13.70%) TDD
8 9 (12.33%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.96%) Web Development
10 7 (9.59%) Microservices
10 7 (9.59%) SOA
11 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.36%) Java
3 18 (24.66%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) C#
4 17 (23.29%) C++
5 14 (19.18%) Python
6 11 (15.07%) PHP
7 9 (12.33%) Java 8
8 4 (5.48%) C
9 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.74%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.74%) Java 9
10 2 (2.74%) R
10 2 (2.74%) VB
11 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) PhD
2 8 (10.96%) Degree
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.85%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Terraform
3 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Facebook
2 2 (2.74%) Google
2 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.74%) Zend
3 1 (1.37%) Epicor
3 1 (1.37%) Infor
3 1 (1.37%) Mapbox
3 1 (1.37%) Perforce
3 1 (1.37%) Sage
3 1 (1.37%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.37%) Xero