Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,087 1,007 1,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.86% 36.25% 38.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.91% 37.35% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 992 919 1,091
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,657 2,696 2,998
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.05% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,306 2,259 2,454
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 October 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 19 October 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 0 655 £50,000 +17.65% 119
Thame 0 83 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Abingdon -5 41 £47,500 -9.52% 21
Banbury +4 39 £41,500 +38.33% 17
Wallingford +2 35 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Witney +3 33 £47,500 +5.56% 13
Henley-on-Thames 0 22 £36,250 -9.38% 3
Bicester -1 8 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Kidlington -9 5 £67,500 +50.00% 3
Wantage -1 3 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Burford - 3 £67,500 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 595 (54.74%) JavaScript
2 487 (44.80%) C#
3 424 (39.01%) .NET
4 401 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
5 388 (35.69%) HTML
6 348 (32.01%) MVC
7 329 (30.27%) Java
8 326 (29.99%) CSS
9 290 (26.68%) SQL
10 283 (26.03%) ASP.NET
11 282 (25.94%) SQL Server
12 247 (22.72%) jQuery
13 246 (22.63%) Python
14 232 (21.34%) AngularJS
15 212 (19.50%) Software Engineering
16 202 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
17 187 (17.20%) Git (software)
18 171 (15.73%) C++
19 151 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
20 145 (13.34%) Scrum
21 143 (13.16%) Degree
22 140 (12.88%) TDD
23 139 (12.79%) Linux
24 138 (12.70%) Computer Science
25 126 (11.59%) HTML5
25 126 (11.59%) React
26 119 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
27 114 (10.49%) Web Development
27 114 (10.49%) Web Services
28 109 (10.03%) Microsoft

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 65 (5.98%) CMS
2 32 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 23 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (2.02%) Apache
5 20 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.47%) JBoss
6 16 (1.47%) WordPress
7 15 (1.38%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.29%) Drupal
9 13 (1.20%) IIS
10 11 (1.01%) NServiceBus
10 11 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.92%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.92%) Kentico
12 9 (0.83%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.64%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.37%) ArcGIS
16 3 (0.28%) NetWeaver
17 2 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (2.21%) Chatbot
2 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.092%) InVision
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (0.55%) SAP CO
2 6 (0.55%) SAP FI
2 6 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (0.55%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.37%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 119 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.66%) GitHub
4 13 (1.20%) SaaS
5 11 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (1.01%) npm
6 10 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.28%) Heroku
11 2 (0.18%) Boomi
12 1 (0.092%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.092%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.092%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.092%) Office 365
12 1 (0.092%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.092%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.092%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.56%) Internet
2 4 (0.37%) Broadband
2 4 (0.37%) Skype
3 2 (0.18%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (0.18%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.092%) DNS
4 1 (0.092%) Intranet
4 1 (0.092%) Network Security
4 1 (0.092%) PPP
4 1 (0.092%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (25.94%) SQL Server
2 101 (9.29%) MySQL
3 56 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 54 (4.97%) NoSQL
5 44 (4.05%) Big Data
5 44 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (3.22%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (1.75%) Power BI
11 18 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.38%) RavenDB
13 12 (1.10%) Redis
14 11 (1.01%) GIS
15 9 (0.83%) Event Store
15 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 187 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.97%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.69%) webpack
4 46 (4.23%) gulp
5 45 (4.14%) Grunt
6 37 (3.40%) Subversion
7 32 (2.94%) NUnit
8 30 (2.76%) Visual Studio
9 29 (2.67%) Maven
10 25 (2.30%) JUnit
11 19 (1.75%) Selenium
12 16 (1.47%) GitLab
13 15 (1.38%) Babel
14 13 (1.20%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.20%) TeamCity
15 12 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.01%) MSBuild
16 11 (1.01%) PHPUnit
17 9 (0.83%) Gradle
18 8 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 52 (4.78%) Games
1 52 (4.78%) Retail
2 44 (4.05%) Finance
3 29 (2.67%) Publishing
4 20 (1.84%) Marketing
5 14 (1.29%) Advertising
6 8 (0.74%) Automotive
7 5 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.46%) Legal
7 5 (0.46%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.37%) Back Office
8 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.28%) Law
10 2 (0.18%) Banking
10 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.092%) Local Government
11 1 (0.092%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (39.01%) .NET
2 388 (35.69%) HTML
3 326 (29.99%) CSS
4 283 (26.03%) ASP.NET
5 247 (22.72%) jQuery
6 232 (21.34%) AngularJS
7 202 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 126 (11.59%) HTML5
8 126 (11.59%) React
9 114 (10.49%) Web Services
10 93 (8.56%) Spring
11 83 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 78 (7.18%) CSS3
13 77 (7.08%) Django
14 70 (6.44%) Natural Language Processing
15 69 (6.35%) Node.js
16 66 (6.07%) RESTful
17 63 (5.80%) .NET Framework
18 58 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (4.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 151 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 138 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 80 (7.36%) User Experience
4 66 (6.07%) Algorithms
5 65 (5.98%) Mobile App
6 26 (2.39%) CUDA
7 21 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.29%) Fintech
9 14 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (0.74%) NHS
11 7 (0.64%) Robotics
12 6 (0.55%) Social Network
13 5 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.28%) FMCG
15 3 (0.28%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.28%) iPad
15 3 (0.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 139 (12.79%) Linux
2 41 (3.77%) Windows
3 37 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.85%) Android
5 12 (1.10%) Unix
6 3 (0.28%) CentOS
6 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.18%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.092%) Debian
8 1 (0.092%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.092%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.092%) VMS
8 1 (0.092%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (32.01%) MVC
3 212 (19.50%) Software Engineering
4 145 (13.34%) Scrum
5 140 (12.88%) TDD
6 114 (10.49%) Web Development
7 100 (9.20%) Machine Learning
8 98 (9.02%) Front End Development
9 95 (8.74%) OO
10 93 (8.56%) Artificial Intelligence
11 85 (7.82%) SDLC
12 84 (7.73%) Mentoring
13 71 (6.53%) Mathematics
14 69 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
15 61 (5.61%) Multithreading
16 59 (5.43%) Analytics
16 59 (5.43%) BDD
16 59 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (5.43%) Unit Testing
17 58 (5.34%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 595 (54.74%) JavaScript
2 487 (44.80%) C#
3 329 (30.27%) Java
4 290 (26.68%) SQL
5 246 (22.63%) Python
6 171 (15.73%) C++
7 90 (8.28%) PHP
8 57 (5.24%) C
9 48 (4.42%) Java 8
10 37 (3.40%) TypeScript
11 36 (3.31%) Ruby
12 27 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 26 (2.39%) Scala
14 24 (2.21%) VB.NET
15 23 (2.12%) Go
16 22 (2.02%) GLSL
17 17 (1.56%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.01%) Apex Code
19 10 (0.92%) Kotlin
19 10 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 143 (13.16%) Degree
2 75 (6.90%) PhD
3 50 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (3.40%) MPhil
5 6 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.092%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.092%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.14%) QA
2 4 (0.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.092%) GAMP
System Software
1 32 (2.94%) Docker
2 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.092%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (2.12%) Terraform
2 16 (1.47%) Ansible
3 10 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.92%) Puppet
4 7 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.55%) Packer
6 3 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.092%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 109 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.23%) Oracle
3 34 (3.13%) Google
4 23 (2.12%) Xamarin
5 22 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 20 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.38%) Tableau
8 12 (1.10%) Sun
9 11 (1.01%) SAP
9 11 (1.01%) Talend
10 10 (0.92%) Perforce
11 9 (0.83%) Zend
12 8 (0.74%) Adobe
12 8 (0.74%) Twitter
13 5 (0.46%) Cognos
14 4 (0.37%) Informatica
14 4 (0.37%) VMware
15 3 (0.28%) ESRI
15 3 (0.28%) Telerik
16 2 (0.18%) Sage