Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer/Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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

Software Engineer/Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 152 160
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer/Software Engineer 43 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.40% 0.82% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.84% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 47 20 26
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £45,000 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 3,026 2,735 3,089
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.18% 96.92% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,706 2,362 2,598
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Developer/Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer/Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Developer/Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Developer/Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Developer/Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer/Software Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer/Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Developer/Software Engineer
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/Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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 +15 40 £53,750 -23.21% 9
Witney - 2 £50,000 - 2
Thame - 1 £50,000 -
Wantage - 1 £42,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 £50,000 -
Bicester - 1 £50,000 -
Developer/Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Developer/Software Engineer 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/Software Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (97.67%) Software Engineering
2 29 (67.44%) Java
3 28 (65.12%) C#
4 27 (62.79%) Python
5 25 (58.14%) C++
6 23 (53.49%) Machine Learning
7 22 (51.16%) Artificial Intelligence
8 20 (46.51%) Multithreading
8 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
9 18 (41.86%) Natural Language Processing
10 17 (39.53%) Distributed Algorithms
10 17 (39.53%) Deep Learning
10 17 (39.53%) Bayesian Methods
10 17 (39.53%) TensorFlow
10 17 (39.53%) Computational Linguistics
10 17 (39.53%) Computational Biology
10 17 (39.53%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 17 (39.53%) Reinforcement Learning
10 17 (39.53%) Computer Vision
10 17 (39.53%) Biology
10 17 (39.53%) PhD
10 17 (39.53%) C
11 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
11 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (27.91%) MVC
13 11 (25.58%) Scrum
13 11 (25.58%) SQL
13 11 (25.58%) .NET
13 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
14 10 (23.26%) SQL Server

Developer/Software Engineer 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 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
3 3 (6.98%) NUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.65%) GitLab
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Gradle
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (9.30%) Aerospace
1 4 (9.30%) Automotive
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) Natural Language Processing
2 17 (39.53%) TensorFlow
3 11 (25.58%) .NET
3 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 10 (23.26%) WinForms
5 9 (20.93%) CSS
5 9 (20.93%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (16.28%) HTML5
7 7 (16.28%) jQuery
8 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.63%) J2EE
9 5 (11.63%) J2SE
10 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.98%) Spring
11 2 (4.65%) Node.js
11 2 (4.65%) RESTful
11 2 (4.65%) RxJS
11 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.28%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Android
1 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Software Engineering
2 23 (53.49%) Machine Learning
3 22 (51.16%) Artificial Intelligence
4 20 (46.51%) Multithreading
5 17 (39.53%) Bayesian Methods
5 17 (39.53%) Biology
5 17 (39.53%) Computational Biology
5 17 (39.53%) Computational Linguistics
5 17 (39.53%) Computer Vision
5 17 (39.53%) Deep Learning
5 17 (39.53%) Distributed Algorithms
5 17 (39.53%) Probabilistic Modelling
5 17 (39.53%) Reinforcement Learning
6 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.91%) MVC
8 11 (25.58%) Scrum
9 10 (23.26%) Kanban
10 8 (18.60%) OO
11 7 (16.28%) Android Development
11 7 (16.28%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) Python
4 25 (58.14%) C++
5 17 (39.53%) C
6 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 4 (9.30%) Go
9 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.98%) Ruby
9 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.65%) Java 8
10 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.33%) Groovy
11 1 (2.33%) Java 9
11 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle