Period
to 22 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 507 1,147 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 26.80% 41.07% 36.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.92% 41.98% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 463 1,048 931
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 1,816 2,732 2,654
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 97.82% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,539 2,386 2,233
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -1 292 £52,500 +5.00% 63
Abingdon +5 58 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Henley-on-Thames +1 26 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Thame +2 17 £53,750 +13.16% 2
Wallingford -1 14 £30,000 -33.33% 7
Bicester -6 13 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Witney -2 9 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Banbury -10 8 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Eynsham - 2 - -
Kidlington -1 1 £40,000 -40.30% 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 252 (49.70%) JavaScript
2 241 (47.53%) C#
3 222 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (41.42%) .NET
5 192 (37.87%) SQL
6 155 (30.57%) CSS
7 154 (30.37%) HTML
8 148 (29.19%) ASP.NET
9 141 (27.81%) Java
10 140 (27.61%) MVC
11 128 (25.25%) Degree
12 107 (21.10%) Computer Science
13 104 (20.51%) Docker
14 102 (20.12%) Python
15 100 (19.72%) SQL Server
16 99 (19.53%) Software Engineering
17 98 (19.33%) Git (software)
18 94 (18.54%) AWS
19 88 (17.36%) REST
20 87 (17.16%) jQuery
21 78 (15.38%) React
22 77 (15.19%) Microservices
23 73 (14.40%) Azure
24 71 (14.00%) AngularJS
24 71 (14.00%) Kubernetes
25 67 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
26 63 (12.43%) TDD
26 63 (12.43%) Computer Science Degree
27 61 (12.03%) Front End Development
28 54 (10.65%) Spring

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 17 (3.35%) CMS
2 15 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.56%) WordPress
4 8 (1.58%) Drupal
5 7 (1.38%) Kentico
5 7 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.99%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.59%) Apache
7 3 (0.59%) Confluence
7 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.39%) JBoss
8 2 (0.39%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.39%) WildFly
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (1.97%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 94 (18.54%) AWS
2 73 (14.40%) Azure
3 22 (4.34%) GCP
4 15 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.76%) Power Platform
6 13 (2.56%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.38%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (1.18%) IaaS
8 6 (1.18%) PaaS
8 6 (1.18%) SaaS
9 5 (0.99%) Google Play
10 4 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (0.79%) GitHub
10 4 (0.79%) Serverless
11 3 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.39%) Apigee
12 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.39%) npm
13 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.78%) Internet
2 5 (0.99%) Broadband
2 5 (0.99%) MQTT
3 1 (0.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.20%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.65%) MySQL
3 29 (5.72%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (3.94%) MongoDB
5 19 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.76%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.76%) Power BI
7 13 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.78%) Big Data
10 8 (1.58%) Redis
11 7 (1.38%) Data Lake
12 6 (1.18%) HDInsight
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.18%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (1.18%) QlikView
12 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 98 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 37 (7.30%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.90%) JIRA
4 24 (4.73%) Subversion
5 19 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.37%) Bitbucket
7 9 (1.78%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.38%) Maven
9 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.79%) GitLab
11 4 (0.79%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.79%) Spinnaker
12 3 (0.59%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.59%) git-flow
12 3 (0.59%) JUnit
12 3 (0.59%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 43 (8.48%) Games
2 28 (5.52%) Finance
3 10 (1.97%) Marketing
4 9 (1.78%) Retail
5 8 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.18%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (41.42%) .NET
2 155 (30.57%) CSS
3 154 (30.37%) HTML
4 148 (29.19%) ASP.NET
5 88 (17.36%) REST
6 87 (17.16%) jQuery
7 78 (15.38%) React
8 71 (14.00%) AngularJS
9 67 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (10.65%) Spring
11 50 (9.86%) JSON
11 50 (9.86%) WCF
12 45 (8.88%) Web Services
13 44 (8.68%) HTML5
14 41 (8.09%) .NET Framework
15 40 (7.89%) Ajax
16 33 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 29 (5.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.33%) Mobile App
1 27 (5.33%) User Experience
2 15 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (2.37%) Algorithms
4 8 (1.58%) Internet of Things
5 7 (1.38%) Life Science
6 6 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
6 6 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (0.99%) Lidar
8 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) NHS
10 2 (0.39%) FMCG
10 2 (0.39%) Smart City
11 1 (0.20%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.20%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.20%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.20%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.28%) Linux
2 28 (5.52%) Apple iOS
3 26 (5.13%) Windows
4 24 (4.73%) Android
5 6 (1.18%) Unix
6 3 (0.59%) VMS
7 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (27.61%) MVC
3 107 (21.10%) Computer Science
4 99 (19.53%) Software Engineering
5 77 (15.19%) Microservices
6 63 (12.43%) TDD
7 61 (12.03%) Front End Development
8 52 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (8.68%) Scrum
10 41 (8.09%) DevOps
11 34 (6.71%) OOP
11 34 (6.71%) Web Development
12 33 (6.51%) BDD
13 30 (5.92%) Mentoring
14 29 (5.72%) OO
15 24 (4.73%) Analytics
16 23 (4.54%) SDLC
17 22 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (4.34%) Unit Testing
18 20 (3.94%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 252 (49.70%) JavaScript
2 241 (47.53%) C#
3 192 (37.87%) SQL
4 141 (27.81%) Java
5 102 (20.12%) Python
6 40 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 38 (7.50%) Java 8
8 35 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 28 (5.52%) TypeScript
10 27 (5.33%) C++
10 27 (5.33%) PHP
11 10 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.78%) C
12 9 (1.78%) ES6
13 5 (0.99%) Go
13 5 (0.99%) PHP 5
14 4 (0.79%) C++/CLI
14 4 (0.79%) Dart
14 4 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 128 (25.25%) Degree
2 63 (12.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.59%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.37%) QA
2 7 (1.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 104 (20.51%) Docker
2 3 (0.59%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.20%) Varnish
3 1 (0.20%) vCloud
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 71 (14.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (3.16%) Terraform
3 7 (1.38%) Ansible
4 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) Consul
5 1 (0.20%) Mesos
5 1 (0.20%) MIIS
Vendors
1 29 (5.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.34%) Google
3 14 (2.76%) Xamarin
4 12 (2.37%) Oracle
5 6 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.99%) Talend
7 2 (0.39%) Mapbox
7 2 (0.39%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.39%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.20%) Sybase
8 1 (0.20%) VMware
8 1 (0.20%) Zend