Period
to 19 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

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

Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 568 785 1,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 32.00% 33.89% 37.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.73% 35.11% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 517 704 1,032
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,550 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,684 2,236 2,966
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 96.55% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,857 2,450
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Oxfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Oxfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Oxfordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 310 £55,000 +15.79% 83
Abingdon +6 60 £49,250 +23.13% 19
Thame +1 25 £45,000 -7.69% 12
Henley-on-Thames +2 23 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Bicester -4 19 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Witney 0 17 £48,750 +5.41% 6
Banbury -1 14 £43,750 +25.00% 5
Wallingford +2 9 £45,000 - 5
Eynsham - 6 £80,000 -
Woodstock 0 1 - - 3
Wantage -2 1 - - 5
Kidlington -7 1 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 321 (56.51%) JavaScript
2 271 (47.71%) C#
3 227 (39.96%) .NET
4 202 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (29.75%) CSS
6 165 (29.05%) HTML
7 163 (28.70%) Java
8 152 (26.76%) MVC
9 149 (26.23%) SQL
10 141 (24.82%) ASP.NET
11 134 (23.59%) SQL Server
12 131 (23.06%) AngularJS
13 122 (21.48%) Degree
14 95 (16.73%) Python
14 95 (16.73%) React
15 94 (16.55%) Computer Science
16 80 (14.08%) Git (software)
17 79 (13.91%) jQuery
18 74 (13.03%) Docker
19 69 (12.15%) TDD
20 67 (11.80%) Software Engineering
21 66 (11.62%) Spring
22 63 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
23 62 (10.92%) Microservices
24 59 (10.39%) AWS
25 57 (10.04%) MySQL
26 56 (9.86%) Web Development
26 56 (9.86%) REST
27 54 (9.51%) TypeScript
28 53 (9.33%) Java 8

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 23 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (1.94%) CMS
3 9 (1.58%) EPiServer
3 9 (1.58%) IIS
3 9 (1.58%) Kentico
3 9 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (0.88%) Apache
4 5 (0.88%) Drupal
4 5 (0.88%) nginx
5 4 (0.70%) WordPress
6 3 (0.53%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) WildFly
8 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.35%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.35%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (10.39%) AWS
2 43 (7.57%) Azure
3 9 (1.58%) GCP
3 9 (1.58%) Power Platform
4 7 (1.23%) SaaS
5 5 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.70%) Serverless
7 3 (0.53%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.35%) Apigee
8 2 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.35%) GitHub
8 2 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon Neptune
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.18%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.70%) SSH
2 2 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.18%) Broadband
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.04%) MySQL
3 28 (4.93%) Big Data
4 20 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.64%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (2.11%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.58%) Power BI
9 8 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.88%) RavenDB
11 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.70%) Redis
13 3 (0.53%) Event Store
13 3 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 80 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.64%) Subversion
3 14 (2.46%) JIRA
4 13 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.76%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.41%) JUnit
6 8 (1.41%) Maven
7 7 (1.23%) Gradle
7 7 (1.23%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.06%) Selenium
9 5 (0.88%) gulp
9 5 (0.88%) webpack
10 4 (0.70%) Babel
10 4 (0.70%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.53%) GoCD
11 3 (0.53%) Grunt
11 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (5.63%) Games
2 20 (3.52%) Finance
3 15 (2.64%) Marketing
4 11 (1.94%) Retail
5 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.88%) Advertising
7 3 (0.53%) Law
7 3 (0.53%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (39.96%) .NET
2 169 (29.75%) CSS
3 165 (29.05%) HTML
4 141 (24.82%) ASP.NET
5 131 (23.06%) AngularJS
6 95 (16.73%) React
7 79 (13.91%) jQuery
8 66 (11.62%) Spring
9 63 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (9.86%) REST
11 45 (7.92%) HTML5
12 44 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (7.75%) Web Services
13 43 (7.57%) Node.js
14 37 (6.51%) WCF
15 36 (6.34%) .NET Framework
16 35 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 30 (5.28%) JSON
18 29 (5.11%) CSS3
19 28 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.75%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (3.87%) User Experience
3 19 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.64%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.53%) FMCG
10 2 (0.35%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.35%) Smart City
10 2 (0.35%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.35%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.18%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.18%) Derivative
11 1 (0.18%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.18%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.18%) mHealth
11 1 (0.18%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.18%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.81%) Windows
2 30 (5.28%) Linux
3 13 (2.29%) Android
4 9 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.35%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.18%) Debian
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (26.76%) MVC
3 94 (16.55%) Computer Science
4 69 (12.15%) TDD
5 67 (11.80%) Software Engineering
6 62 (10.92%) Microservices
7 56 (9.86%) Web Development
8 51 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (7.57%) Artificial Intelligence
10 41 (7.22%) Machine Learning
11 40 (7.04%) Scrum
12 37 (6.51%) Front End Development
13 35 (6.16%) DevOps
13 35 (6.16%) Unit Testing
14 34 (5.99%) OOP
15 30 (5.28%) Mentoring
16 28 (4.93%) E-Commerce
17 27 (4.75%) Software Architecture
18 22 (3.87%) BDD
19 21 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 321 (56.51%) JavaScript
2 271 (47.71%) C#
3 163 (28.70%) Java
4 149 (26.23%) SQL
5 95 (16.73%) Python
6 54 (9.51%) TypeScript
7 53 (9.33%) Java 8
8 33 (5.81%) PHP
9 28 (4.93%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.35%) C++
12 17 (2.99%) C
13 15 (2.64%) ES6
14 11 (1.94%) Scala
15 5 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.88%) XAML
16 4 (0.70%) VB
17 3 (0.53%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (21.48%) Degree
2 43 (7.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.53%) PhD
5 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.76%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) GDPR
2 1 (0.18%) WAI
2 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (13.03%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.41%) Ansible
3 6 (1.06%) Terraform
4 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) Consul
5 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Kibana
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.29%) Xamarin
3 9 (1.58%) Oracle
3 9 (1.58%) Sitecore
4 8 (1.41%) Google
5 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.53%) VMware
6 2 (0.35%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.18%) Facebook
7 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.18%) Sybase
7 1 (0.18%) Tableau
7 1 (0.18%) Twitter
7 1 (0.18%) YouTube