Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,182 958 1,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 38.24% 35.72% 37.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.41% 36.56% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 909 1,283
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 2,999 2,620 3,311
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.69% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,529 2,116 2,772
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 0 601 £45,000 +5.88% 94
Abingdon +6 98 £55,000 +41.94% 6
Wallingford +4 54 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Thame +1 47 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Banbury +7 46 £35,000 -50.00% 11
Kidlington +1 45 £45,000 -17.05% 1
Henley-on-Thames 0 25 £42,500 +54.55%
Bicester 0 17 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Witney +1 15 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Wantage -1 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 623 (52.71%) JavaScript
2 575 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 544 (46.02%) C#
4 488 (41.29%) HTML
5 476 (40.27%) .NET
6 437 (36.97%) CSS
7 396 (33.50%) MVC
8 361 (30.54%) AngularJS
9 344 (29.10%) SQL Server
10 330 (27.92%) SQL
11 325 (27.50%) Java
12 292 (24.70%) jQuery
13 276 (23.35%) ASP.NET
14 217 (18.36%) Scrum
15 204 (17.26%) React
16 203 (17.17%) TDD
17 197 (16.67%) Python
18 181 (15.31%) Web Development
19 176 (14.89%) Web Services
20 173 (14.64%) Node.js
21 160 (13.54%) Degree
22 156 (13.20%) ASP.NET MVC
23 153 (12.94%) Spring
24 151 (12.77%) Software Engineering
25 144 (12.18%) HTML5
26 127 (10.74%) Git (software)
27 120 (10.15%) MySQL
28 119 (10.07%) CSS3
29 117 (9.90%) C++
30 112 (9.48%) Computer Science

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 62 (5.25%) CMS
2 35 (2.96%) Umbraco
3 29 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.12%) WordPress
5 19 (1.61%) IIS
6 18 (1.52%) NServiceBus
6 18 (1.52%) Sitefinity
7 16 (1.35%) Drupal
8 13 (1.10%) JBoss
9 12 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.02%) Confluence
10 8 (0.68%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.42%) ColdFusion
11 5 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.17%) Kentico
14 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (1.86%) Chatbot
2 14 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.25%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.25%) Blender
5 2 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.25%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.085%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.085%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.085%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 106 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (3.38%) GitHub
4 12 (1.02%) SaaS
5 10 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.51%) npm
7 4 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.17%) Heroku
10 1 (0.085%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.085%) IaaS
10 1 (0.085%) ServiceMax
10 1 (0.085%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.71%) Internet
2 11 (0.93%) Broadband
2 11 (0.93%) Hyperconnected
3 8 (0.68%) Wireless
4 7 (0.59%) HTTP
5 3 (0.25%) DNS
5 3 (0.25%) Skype
6 2 (0.17%) Firewall
6 2 (0.17%) SMS
7 1 (0.085%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.085%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.085%) RFID
7 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.085%) WPA
7 1 (0.085%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (29.10%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.15%) MySQL
3 95 (8.04%) NoSQL
4 76 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
5 60 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 53 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 50 (4.23%) Big Data
8 47 (3.98%) MongoDB
9 23 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 20 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.44%) RavenDB
13 14 (1.18%) Power BI
13 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.93%) Redis
15 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 127 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 58 (4.91%) Subversion
3 49 (4.15%) Visual Studio
4 46 (3.89%) Jenkins
5 39 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (2.71%) Selenium
7 31 (2.62%) webpack
8 27 (2.28%) Mocha
9 22 (1.86%) Maven
10 21 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (1.44%) NUnit
12 16 (1.35%) gulp
12 16 (1.35%) JUnit
13 15 (1.27%) JIRA
14 12 (1.02%) Bugzilla
14 12 (1.02%) Trac
15 11 (0.93%) GitLab
16 10 (0.85%) Babel
17 9 (0.76%) Ant
18 8 (0.68%) Jasmine
General
1 79 (6.68%) Finance
2 37 (3.13%) Retail
3 31 (2.62%) Games
4 27 (2.28%) Advertising
5 24 (2.03%) Publishing
6 20 (1.69%) Marketing
6 20 (1.69%) Music Industry
7 10 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.51%) Back Office
9 5 (0.42%) Banking
9 5 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.34%) Law
11 3 (0.25%) Legal
12 1 (0.085%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (41.29%) HTML
2 476 (40.27%) .NET
3 437 (36.97%) CSS
4 361 (30.54%) AngularJS
5 292 (24.70%) jQuery
6 276 (23.35%) ASP.NET
7 204 (17.26%) React
8 176 (14.89%) Web Services
9 173 (14.64%) Node.js
10 156 (13.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 153 (12.94%) Spring
12 144 (12.18%) HTML5
13 119 (10.07%) CSS3
14 106 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 101 (8.54%) .NET Framework
16 100 (8.46%) Hibernate
17 98 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 83 (7.02%) RESTful
19 80 (6.77%) KnockoutJS
20 77 (6.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 112 (9.48%) Computer Science
2 84 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
3 79 (6.68%) User Experience
4 49 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (1.95%) CUDA
7 17 (1.44%) Fintech
8 16 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 8 (0.68%) Reinsurance
10 8 (0.68%) Social Network
10 8 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.59%) Animation
11 7 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (0.59%) Robotics
12 6 (0.51%) Blog
12 6 (0.51%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.42%) W3C
14 4 (0.34%) Linked Data
15 3 (0.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 106 (8.97%) Linux
2 47 (3.98%) Windows
3 20 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.27%) Android
5 14 (1.18%) Unix
6 4 (0.34%) CentOS
6 4 (0.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.085%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (33.50%) MVC
3 217 (18.36%) Scrum
4 203 (17.17%) TDD
5 181 (15.31%) Web Development
6 151 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 110 (9.31%) OO
8 108 (9.14%) Front End Development
9 95 (8.04%) Test Automation
10 84 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
11 78 (6.60%) Web Application Development
12 73 (6.18%) OOP
13 71 (6.01%) Unit Testing
14 65 (5.50%) Responsive Web Design
15 61 (5.16%) Mathematics
16 60 (5.08%) Mentoring
17 59 (4.99%) Microservices
18 52 (4.40%) SDLC
19 51 (4.31%) BDD
19 51 (4.31%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 623 (52.71%) JavaScript
2 544 (46.02%) C#
3 330 (27.92%) SQL
4 325 (27.50%) Java
5 197 (16.67%) Python
6 117 (9.90%) C++
7 89 (7.53%) PHP
8 58 (4.91%) TypeScript
9 49 (4.15%) T-SQL
10 37 (3.13%) Perl
11 34 (2.88%) C
12 33 (2.79%) VB.NET
13 32 (2.71%) Ruby
14 20 (1.69%) ES6
14 20 (1.69%) Go
15 18 (1.52%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.18%) Scala
17 11 (0.93%) R
18 9 (0.76%) Apex Code
19 8 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 160 (13.54%) Degree
2 28 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.28%) PhD
4 23 (1.95%) MCP
4 23 (1.95%) MCPD
5 17 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.42%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.42%) MCTS
7 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.03%) QA
2 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (4.23%) Docker
2 9 (0.76%) KVM
2 9 (0.76%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 20 (1.69%) Terraform
2 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.085%) Ansible
4 1 (0.085%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (0.085%) Packer
4 1 (0.085%) Puppet
4 1 (0.085%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.48%) Oracle
3 35 (2.96%) Google
4 32 (2.71%) Xamarin
5 25 (2.12%) Capita
5 25 (2.12%) Sophos
6 23 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.18%) Perforce
7 14 (1.18%) Twitter
8 9 (0.76%) Facebook
9 7 (0.59%) Adobe
9 7 (0.59%) Tableau
10 5 (0.42%) SAP
10 5 (0.42%) Zend
11 4 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.34%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.34%) Telerik
12 3 (0.25%) IBM
12 3 (0.25%) Pega
12 3 (0.25%) webMethods