Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 111 110
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 13 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.82% 0.54% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.55% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 8
Oxford median annual salary £60,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% +19.23% +34.02%
10th Percentile £57,500 £50,875 £46,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £88,750 £72,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year +17.07% +5.13% +0.52%

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 1543 1444 1562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1266 1258
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
3 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
3 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (38.46%) Tcl
4 5 (38.46%) JMS
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Maven
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) High Availability
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing

Senior Software 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 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
1 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
1 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) JSON
1 8 (61.54%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) Catalyst
2 5 (38.46%) DBIx::Class
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) JMS
2 5 (38.46%) Moose
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Spring Boot
3 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) Kanban
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Tcl
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Packer
1 5 (38.46%) Terraform