Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer/Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 150 151
Rank change year-on-year +58 +1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer/Software Engineer 54 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.37% 0.93% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.96% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 20
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,600 £41,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £72,500 £88,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% +5.56%

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 2,197 3,033 2,573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 97.18% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,806 2,546 2,076
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 February 2019.

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 February 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 +36 36 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Banbury - 11 £25,000 - 1
Wantage - 5 £42,500 -
Developer/Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (81.48%) C++
3 42 (77.78%) Java
4 29 (53.70%) C#
5 28 (51.85%) Linux
6 27 (50.00%) Python
7 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
8 21 (38.89%) PhD
9 19 (35.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (35.19%) Algorithms
10 14 (25.93%) C
10 14 (25.93%) Biology
10 14 (25.93%) Multithreading
10 14 (25.93%) Natural Language Processing
10 14 (25.93%) Machine Learning
10 14 (25.93%) AngularJS
10 14 (25.93%) Deep Learning
10 14 (25.93%) Distributed Algorithms
10 14 (25.93%) Bayesian Methods
10 14 (25.93%) TensorFlow
10 14 (25.93%) Computational Linguistics
10 14 (25.93%) Computational Biology
10 14 (25.93%) Computer Vision
10 14 (25.93%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 14 (25.93%) Reinforcement Learning
10 14 (25.93%) MPhil
11 13 (24.07%) Data Structures
12 12 (22.22%) Degree
12 12 (22.22%) HTML
12 12 (22.22%) JavaScript

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 (3.70%) JBoss
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) GIS
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.70%) CMake
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Military
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) AngularJS
1 14 (25.93%) Natural Language Processing
1 14 (25.93%) TensorFlow
2 12 (22.22%) CSS
2 12 (22.22%) HTML
3 11 (20.37%) Django
4 8 (14.81%) Cocoa
5 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
6 3 (5.56%) .NET
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.56%) WinForms
7 2 (3.70%) jQuery
7 2 (3.70%) OpenCL
7 2 (3.70%) PostGIS
7 2 (3.70%) Qt
7 2 (3.70%) REST
7 2 (3.70%) RESTful
7 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Algorithms
2 13 (24.07%) Data Structures
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Robotics
4 2 (3.70%) CUDA
5 1 (1.85%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Android
2 11 (20.37%) Apple iOS
3 9 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 19 (35.19%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (25.93%) Bayesian Methods
4 14 (25.93%) Biology
4 14 (25.93%) Computational Biology
4 14 (25.93%) Computational Linguistics
4 14 (25.93%) Computer Vision
4 14 (25.93%) Deep Learning
4 14 (25.93%) Distributed Algorithms
4 14 (25.93%) Machine Learning
4 14 (25.93%) Multithreading
4 14 (25.93%) Probabilistic Modelling
4 14 (25.93%) Reinforcement Learning
5 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.81%) Coaching
6 8 (14.81%) iOS Development
6 8 (14.81%) Mobile Development
7 6 (11.11%) Microservices
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) C++
2 42 (77.78%) Java
3 29 (53.70%) C#
4 27 (50.00%) Python
5 14 (25.93%) C
6 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 11 (20.37%) Apple Swift
7 11 (20.37%) Objective-C
8 10 (18.52%) PHP
9 8 (14.81%) Kotlin
9 8 (14.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) PhD
2 14 (25.93%) MPhil
3 12 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Facebook
1 5 (9.26%) Google
2 3 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle