Period
to 11 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 11 August 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 327 504 1,193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 35.31% 25.99% 40.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.05% 26.85% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 329 501 1,193
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 907 1,877 2,913
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.95% 96.80% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1,587 2,602
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,775
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Oxfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Oxfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 11 August 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 11 August 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 +1 203 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Abingdon +3 22 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Henley-on-Thames 0 13 £50,000 +50.38% 4
Bicester +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Banbury +8 8 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Thame -2 7 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Kidlington +8 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Wallingford +1 5 £42,500 +41.67%
Witney -3 5 £51,250 +2.50% 5
Wantage - 2 £47,500 - 3
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 August 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.

1 155 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 115 (35.17%) C#
3 107 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (32.42%) Java
5 99 (30.28%) .NET
6 84 (25.69%) HTML
7 78 (23.85%) CSS
8 73 (22.32%) SQL
9 72 (22.02%) React
10 68 (20.80%) Python
11 66 (20.18%) Docker
12 64 (19.57%) Azure
13 57 (17.43%) Microservices
14 55 (16.82%) Git (software)
15 53 (16.21%) ASP.NET
15 53 (16.21%) MVC
16 52 (15.90%) jQuery
17 50 (15.29%) Spring
18 49 (14.98%) Artificial Intelligence
19 48 (14.68%) AngularJS
20 47 (14.37%) SQL Server
21 46 (14.07%) TypeScript
22 43 (13.15%) Kubernetes
22 43 (13.15%) Software Engineering
23 42 (12.84%) Machine Learning
24 41 (12.54%) AWS
25 37 (11.31%) Unit Testing
26 36 (11.01%) Computer Science
26 36 (11.01%) DevOps
26 36 (11.01%) Greenfield Project

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 13 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.53%) CMS
4 3 (0.92%) SilverStripe
4 3 (0.92%) Tornado
4 3 (0.92%) WordPress
5 2 (0.61%) Drupal
5 2 (0.61%) IIS
5 2 (0.61%) Kentico
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) CATIA
3 1 (0.31%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (19.57%) Azure
2 41 (12.54%) AWS
3 14 (4.28%) SaaS
4 8 (2.45%) Power Platform
5 7 (2.14%) Google Play
5 7 (2.14%) Serverless
6 6 (1.83%) GCP
6 6 (1.83%) GitHub
7 5 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.53%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.53%) ShareGate
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.36%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.61%) HTTP
3 2 (0.61%) Modbus
4 1 (0.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.03%) Big Data
4 16 (4.89%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.45%) MySQL
6 8 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.45%) Power BI
6 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.53%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (1.53%) Data Lake
7 5 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.61%) OLAP
8 2 (0.61%) Redis
9 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 55 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.06%) CircleCI
3 9 (2.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.75%) JIRA
3 9 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.45%) Subversion
5 7 (2.14%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.53%) Selenium
7 4 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.22%) JUnit
7 4 (1.22%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.22%) Mockito
7 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.92%) webpack
9 2 (0.61%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.61%) Grunt
9 2 (0.61%) gulp
9 2 (0.61%) Postman
10 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (8.56%) Games
2 14 (4.28%) Finance
2 14 (4.28%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.75%) Retail
4 6 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.53%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.22%) Marketing
7 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.92%) Automotive
7 3 (0.92%) Billing
8 2 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (30.28%) .NET
2 84 (25.69%) HTML
3 78 (23.85%) CSS
4 72 (22.02%) React
5 53 (16.21%) ASP.NET
6 52 (15.90%) jQuery
7 50 (15.29%) Spring
8 48 (14.68%) AngularJS
9 35 (10.70%) Node.js
10 34 (10.40%) REST
11 33 (10.09%) RESTful
12 27 (8.26%) HTML5
12 27 (8.26%) Vue.js
13 26 (7.95%) .NET Framework
13 26 (7.95%) Spring Boot
14 25 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (6.73%) Web Services
16 15 (4.59%) Entity Framework
16 15 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (4.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.01%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (6.42%) User Experience
3 10 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.83%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.83%) Life Science
6 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.92%) CUDA
9 1 (0.31%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.31%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.31%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.31%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.31%) Smart City
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.03%) Linux
2 15 (4.59%) Android
3 12 (3.67%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.45%) Windows
5 5 (1.53%) Unix
6 3 (0.92%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.43%) Microservices
3 53 (16.21%) MVC
4 49 (14.98%) Artificial Intelligence
5 43 (13.15%) Software Engineering
6 42 (12.84%) Machine Learning
7 37 (11.31%) Unit Testing
8 36 (11.01%) Computer Science
8 36 (11.01%) DevOps
9 34 (10.40%) Web Development
10 33 (10.09%) TDD
11 28 (8.56%) Front End Development
12 25 (7.65%) OO
13 22 (6.73%) Scrum
14 21 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
15 20 (6.12%) OOP
16 16 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (4.89%) Mathematics
17 15 (4.59%) Android Development
17 15 (4.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 155 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 115 (35.17%) C#
3 106 (32.42%) Java
4 73 (22.32%) SQL
5 68 (20.80%) Python
6 46 (14.07%) TypeScript
7 31 (9.48%) PHP
8 16 (4.89%) Scala
9 14 (4.28%) C++
9 14 (4.28%) Java 8
9 14 (4.28%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.98%) ES6
10 13 (3.98%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.36%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.53%) C
12 5 (1.53%) XAML
13 4 (1.22%) Ruby
14 3 (0.92%) VB
14 3 (0.92%) VB6
15 2 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (9.79%) Degree
2 16 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.53%) PhD
4 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.98%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (20.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (13.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.31%) Kibana
2 1 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (6.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.59%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.75%) Google
4 7 (2.14%) Oracle
4 7 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.83%) Blue Prism
6 4 (1.22%) Tableau
7 3 (0.92%) Mapbox
7 3 (0.92%) Perforce
7 3 (0.92%) UiPath
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
9 1 (0.31%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.31%) Kofax
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.31%) Talend
9 1 (0.31%) WSO2
9 1 (0.31%) Zend