The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 51 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.90% 4.33% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.17% 4.48% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 669 715 763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.12% 96.75% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 565 636 653
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Oxford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Oxford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Oxford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 63 (63.00%) .NET
2 56 (56.00%) C#
2 56 (56.00%) SQL
3 51 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.00%) Java
5 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
6 39 (39.00%) HTML
7 33 (33.00%) Scrum
7 33 (33.00%) CSS
7 33 (33.00%) OO
8 31 (31.00%) jQuery
9 30 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET
11 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
12 26 (26.00%) Software Engineering
13 25 (25.00%) MVC
14 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 19 (19.00%) .NET Framework
16 19 (19.00%) HTML5
17 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
17 18 (18.00%) C++
18 17 (17.00%) Degree
18 17 (17.00%) Kanban
19 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
19 16 (16.00%) XML
20 14 (14.00%) Scala
20 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
20 14 (14.00%) Front End Development

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 11 (11.00%) Drupal
2 10 (10.00%) WordPress
3 6 (6.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.00%) GitHub
4 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) HTTP
1 2 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) GIS
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.00%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.00%) Maven
4 3 (3.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.00%) JIRA
5 2 (2.00%) Mocha
5 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.00%) TestNG
6 1 (1.00%) CMake
6 1 (1.00%) Gradle
6 1 (1.00%) JUnit
6 1 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Publishing
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Electronics
3 3 (3.00%) Games
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Automotive
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (63.00%) .NET
2 39 (39.00%) HTML
3 33 (33.00%) CSS
4 31 (31.00%) jQuery
5 30 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 29 (29.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (19.00%) .NET Framework
8 19 (19.00%) HTML5
9 16 (16.00%) XML
10 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (10.00%) WPF
12 7 (7.00%) CSS3
12 7 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (7.00%) Web Services
13 6 (6.00%) Entity Framework
13 6 (6.00%) J2EE
13 6 (6.00%) REST
13 6 (6.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.00%) Blog
6 2 (2.00%) CUDA
6 2 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.00%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Animation
7 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.00%) Robotics
7 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Android
2 11 (11.00%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.00%) OO
2 33 (33.00%) Scrum
3 26 (26.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (25.00%) MVC
5 17 (17.00%) Kanban
6 14 (14.00%) Front End Development
6 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.00%) Android Development
7 11 (11.00%) iOS Development
7 11 (11.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (10.00%) OOP
9 8 (8.00%) Image Processing
9 8 (8.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.00%) Open Source
11 6 (6.00%) Computer Vision
11 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.00%) Machine Learning
12 5 (5.00%) Physics
12 5 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (56.00%) C#
1 56 (56.00%) SQL
2 47 (47.00%) Java
3 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.00%) C++
5 14 (14.00%) Scala
6 11 (11.00%) PHP
7 10 (10.00%) Python
8 5 (5.00%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.00%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.00%) XQuery
10 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.00%) Clojure
10 1 (1.00%) Elixir
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) VB
10 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.00%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Packer
1 4 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.00%) SAP
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