Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 81 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.15% 4.80% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 4.91% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 84
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £86,250 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% +7.14%

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 1524 1447 1568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.90% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1265 1262
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,125
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) .NET
3 33 (40.74%) C#
3 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 32 (39.51%) Java
5 29 (35.80%) SQL
6 28 (34.57%) HTML
7 24 (29.63%) Python
8 20 (24.69%) C++
9 17 (20.99%) Scrum
9 17 (20.99%) CSS
9 17 (20.99%) AngularJS
10 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
11 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.28%) Machine Learning
13 13 (16.05%) Algorithms
14 12 (14.81%) jQuery
15 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
15 11 (13.58%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (13.58%) MVC
15 11 (13.58%) PhD
15 11 (13.58%) OO
15 11 (13.58%) Big Data
15 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
16 10 (12.35%) Node.js
16 10 (12.35%) C
16 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
17 9 (11.11%) Degree

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 6 (7.41%) CMS
1 6 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.94%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Skype
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Big Data
3 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.94%) GIS
6 3 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.70%) Maven
3 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) NUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (44.44%) .NET
2 28 (34.57%) HTML
3 17 (20.99%) AngularJS
3 17 (20.99%) CSS
4 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.81%) jQuery
6 10 (12.35%) Node.js
7 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.11%) Django
8 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 8 (9.88%) Web Services
9 7 (8.64%) React
10 6 (7.41%) Catalyst
10 6 (7.41%) XML
11 5 (6.17%) CSS3
11 5 (6.17%) JSON
11 5 (6.17%) MEAN Stack
11 5 (6.17%) RESTful
12 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.70%) Fintech
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Blog
5 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Unix
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) Scrum
3 14 (17.28%) Machine Learning
4 11 (13.58%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (13.58%) MVC
4 11 (13.58%) OO
5 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.88%) Distributed Algorithms
6 8 (9.88%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.64%) Computer Vision
7 7 (8.64%) Image Processing
7 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.64%) Open Source
7 7 (8.64%) Time Series Forecasting
7 7 (8.64%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (7.41%) DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) TDD
8 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) C#
1 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 32 (39.51%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) SQL
4 24 (29.63%) Python
5 20 (24.69%) C++
6 10 (12.35%) C
7 8 (9.88%) R
8 7 (8.64%) Embedded C++
8 7 (8.64%) Perl
8 7 (8.64%) Scala
9 5 (6.17%) PHP
10 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) PhD
2 9 (11.11%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (1.23%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.23%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Packer
1 2 (2.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore