Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 53 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 76 52 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.94% 4.00% 8.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 4.07% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 74 46 110
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £46,000 £41,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,875 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 1,491 1,277 1,557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 98.23% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,086 1,269
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 46 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (53.95%) HTML
4 29 (38.16%) C#
5 27 (35.53%) CSS
6 25 (32.89%) AngularJS
7 24 (31.58%) Java
8 23 (30.26%) MVC
8 23 (30.26%) Web Development
9 22 (28.95%) Python
10 20 (26.32%) .NET
10 20 (26.32%) Microservices
11 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
12 17 (22.37%) React
13 15 (19.74%) HTML5
13 15 (19.74%) Node.js
13 15 (19.74%) jQuery
13 15 (19.74%) SQL
14 14 (18.42%) C++
14 14 (18.42%) Spring
15 13 (17.11%) TDD
15 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
15 13 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
16 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
16 12 (15.79%) Kendo UI
16 12 (15.79%) NServiceBus
16 12 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture

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 12 (15.79%) NServiceBus
2 8 (10.53%) Sitefinity
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.32%) Confluence
5 1 (1.32%) Drupal
5 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) 3ds Max
1 2 (2.63%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DNS
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
1 10 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.26%) Big Data
4 4 (5.26%) SSDT
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (9.21%) Maven
4 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.26%) Ant
5 4 (5.26%) JUnit
6 3 (3.95%) Selenium
7 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.32%) GitLab
8 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) HTML
2 27 (35.53%) CSS
3 25 (32.89%) AngularJS
4 20 (26.32%) .NET
5 17 (22.37%) React
6 15 (19.74%) HTML5
6 15 (19.74%) jQuery
6 15 (19.74%) Node.js
7 14 (18.42%) Spring
8 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
9 12 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 12 (15.79%) Kendo UI
10 9 (11.84%) Web Services
11 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
12 7 (9.21%) CSS3
12 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
13 6 (7.89%) Catalyst
13 6 (7.89%) Ember.js
13 6 (7.89%) REST
13 6 (7.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) User Experience
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) CUDA
4 2 (2.63%) Animation
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) MVC
2 23 (30.26%) Web Development
3 20 (26.32%) Microservices
4 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (17.11%) TDD
5 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
6 12 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.79%) SOLID
7 10 (13.16%) Analytics
8 8 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 6 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.89%) High Availability
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
10 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
10 5 (6.58%) Physics
11 4 (5.26%) Data Management
11 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 46 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 29 (38.16%) C#
3 24 (31.58%) Java
4 22 (28.95%) Python
5 15 (19.74%) SQL
6 14 (18.42%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 6 (7.89%) Tcl
8 5 (6.58%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) MCP
1 12 (15.79%) MCPD
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.21%) Degree
3 4 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (2.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle
2 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com