Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 18 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 51 37
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 92 67 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.29% 4.65% 6.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 4.75% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 76 64 98
Oxford median annual salary £53,750 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -6.54% +12.63%

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 1,705 1,410 1,412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.99% 97.78% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,212 1,271
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,875 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £67,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +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 July 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 July 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 54 (58.70%) JavaScript
2 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (36.96%) HTML
4 32 (34.78%) Java
5 31 (33.70%) CSS
6 26 (28.26%) Node.js
7 24 (26.09%) TDD
7 24 (26.09%) C#
7 24 (26.09%) SQL
8 21 (22.83%) Linux
8 21 (22.83%) jQuery
9 20 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (19.57%) User Experience
10 18 (19.57%) OO
10 18 (19.57%) MVC
11 17 (18.48%) Python
11 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
12 16 (17.39%) C++
12 16 (17.39%) .NET
12 16 (17.39%) Web Development
13 15 (16.30%) Finance
13 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
14 14 (15.22%) QA
14 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
14 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
14 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
14 14 (15.22%) Oracle
14 14 (15.22%) React
15 12 (13.04%) Selenium
15 12 (13.04%) HTML5

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 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.52%) Apache
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.26%) Drupal
4 3 (3.26%) WordPress
5 2 (2.17%) CMS
6 1 (1.09%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) Jetty
6 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.26%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.09%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) DNS
1 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) MySQL
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.04%) Selenium
4 6 (6.52%) Subversion
5 5 (5.43%) JUnit
5 5 (5.43%) Mockito
6 3 (3.26%) Grunt
6 3 (3.26%) gulp
7 2 (2.17%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.09%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.09%) Ant
8 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.09%) Hudson
8 1 (1.09%) JIRA
8 1 (1.09%) Maven
8 1 (1.09%) Mocha
8 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Publishing
3 1 (1.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.96%) HTML
2 31 (33.70%) CSS
3 26 (28.26%) Node.js
4 21 (22.83%) jQuery
5 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
6 16 (17.39%) .NET
7 14 (15.22%) React
8 12 (13.04%) HTML5
9 11 (11.96%) Web Services
10 9 (9.78%) Spring
11 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
12 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.52%) Django
12 6 (6.52%) J2EE
12 6 (6.52%) Laravel
12 6 (6.52%) Vue.js
13 5 (5.43%) JMS
13 5 (5.43%) LAMP
13 5 (5.43%) REST
13 5 (5.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) CUDA
3 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.17%) Life Science
5 2 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) Fintech
6 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) TDD
3 18 (19.57%) MVC
3 18 (19.57%) OO
4 16 (17.39%) Web Development
5 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (9.78%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (8.70%) SDLC
9 7 (7.61%) BDD
9 7 (7.61%) Mathematics
9 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.61%) OOP
9 7 (7.61%) Physics
9 7 (7.61%) Scrum
9 7 (7.61%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) JavaScript
2 32 (34.78%) Java
3 24 (26.09%) C#
3 24 (26.09%) SQL
4 17 (18.48%) Python
5 16 (17.39%) C++
6 11 (11.96%) PHP
7 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.43%) Java 8
9 4 (4.35%) C
10 3 (3.26%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.17%) Java 9
11 2 (2.17%) R
11 2 (2.17%) VB
12 1 (1.09%) Clojure
12 1 (1.09%) ES6
12 1 (1.09%) ES7
12 1 (1.09%) Lisp
12 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
1 7 (7.61%) PhD
2 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
1 2 (2.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Ansible
2 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.43%) Puppet
3 4 (4.35%) Terraform
4 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Oracle
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.17%) Zend
4 1 (1.09%) Epicor
4 1 (1.09%) Facebook
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Infor
4 1 (1.09%) Perforce
4 1 (1.09%) Sage
4 1 (1.09%) SAP
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.09%) Xero