The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 28 26 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 52 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.51% 8.46% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 8.69% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 22
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 680 633 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.27% 97.38% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 593 566 557
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Oxford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (55.91%) SQL
2 51 (54.84%) Java
3 43 (46.24%) C#
4 42 (45.16%) .NET
5 41 (44.09%) JavaScript
6 36 (38.71%) HTML
7 32 (34.41%) CSS
8 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (30.11%) Python
9 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
9 27 (29.03%) jQuery
10 25 (26.88%) AngularJS
11 23 (24.73%) C++
12 22 (23.66%) Degree
13 21 (22.58%) OO
14 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
15 19 (20.43%) Software Engineering
16 18 (19.35%) Unit Testing
16 18 (19.35%) Scrum
17 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET
17 17 (18.28%) Machine Learning
18 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
18 16 (17.20%) MVC
19 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (15.05%) Multithreading
19 14 (15.05%) MATLAB
20 13 (13.98%) Physics
21 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
21 12 (12.90%) Ajax
21 12 (12.90%) MySQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.45%) Drupal
2 5 (5.38%) WordPress
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.30%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 11 (11.83%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.83%) CMake
3 9 (9.68%) TestNG
4 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.83%) Automotive
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) .NET
2 36 (38.71%) HTML
3 32 (34.41%) CSS
4 27 (29.03%) jQuery
5 25 (26.88%) AngularJS
6 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET
7 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
8 12 (12.90%) Ajax
8 12 (12.90%) HTML5
8 12 (12.90%) OpenCL
8 12 (12.90%) OpenGL
9 11 (11.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (11.83%) OpenCV
9 11 (11.83%) STL
10 9 (9.68%) Java EE
10 9 (9.68%) JSF
10 9 (9.68%) WPF
10 9 (9.68%) XML
11 6 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.90%) CUDA
3 11 (11.83%) GPGPU
3 11 (11.83%) Robotics
4 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.23%) Blog
6 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.23%) Web 2.0
7 2 (2.15%) NHS
7 2 (2.15%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.08%) Animation
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Android
2 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) OO
3 19 (20.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (19.35%) Scrum
4 18 (19.35%) Unit Testing
5 17 (18.28%) Machine Learning
6 16 (17.20%) MVC
7 14 (15.05%) Multithreading
8 13 (13.98%) Physics
9 9 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (9.68%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.53%) Android Development
10 7 (7.53%) iOS Development
11 6 (6.45%) Kanban
11 6 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.45%) OOP
12 5 (5.38%) Analytics
12 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.38%) SDLC
12 5 (5.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) SQL
2 51 (54.84%) Java
3 43 (46.24%) C#
4 41 (44.09%) JavaScript
5 28 (30.11%) Python
6 23 (24.73%) C++
7 14 (15.05%) MATLAB
8 9 (9.68%) PHP
8 9 (9.68%) Scala
9 4 (4.30%) Ruby
10 3 (3.23%) SPARQL
10 3 (3.23%) XQuery
11 1 (1.08%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) Clojure
11 1 (1.08%) Elixir
11 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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