Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Senior Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 48 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 175 134 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.64% 5.11% 7.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 5.23% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 168 118 220
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £88,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%

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 3,009 2,560 3,321
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 97.71% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,527 2,065 2,778
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Oxfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Oxfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Oxfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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 +8 78 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Abingdon -8 19 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Kidlington +2 13 £59,000 +10.28% 1
Wallingford - 13 £57,500 - 1
Thame - 10 £52,500 - 1
Banbury -2 5 £47,500 -47.22%
Witney +6 3 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 117 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (45.71%) C#
3 70 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 63 (36.00%) Java
5 61 (34.86%) HTML
6 57 (32.57%) SQL
7 53 (30.29%) .NET
8 51 (29.14%) Web Services
9 48 (27.43%) CSS
10 46 (26.29%) AngularJS
11 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
12 43 (24.57%) ASP.NET
13 42 (24.00%) TDD
14 38 (21.71%) MVC
15 36 (20.57%) Degree
16 35 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 34 (19.43%) Scrum
18 32 (18.29%) Spring
18 32 (18.29%) Jenkins
19 31 (17.71%) React
20 30 (17.14%) Mentoring
20 30 (17.14%) Web Development
20 30 (17.14%) Computer Science
20 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
21 28 (16.00%) Python
22 27 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
23 25 (14.29%) C++
24 24 (13.71%) Node.js
25 23 (13.14%) REST
25 23 (13.14%) Unit Testing

Senior 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 11 (6.29%) Confluence
1 11 (6.29%) NServiceBus
2 10 (5.71%) JBoss
3 8 (4.57%) Sitefinity
4 6 (3.43%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.86%) CMS
5 5 (2.86%) WordPress
6 4 (2.29%) Drupal
6 4 (2.29%) IIS
7 3 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.71%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.14%) Kentico
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.14%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.71%) GitHub
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.71%) Broadband
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.14%) Big Data
4 7 (4.00%) MySQL
5 5 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.71%) SSDT
8 2 (1.14%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) Power BI
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (18.29%) Jenkins
2 21 (12.00%) Selenium
3 18 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.29%) GitLab
4 11 (6.29%) JIRA
5 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.57%) Maven
5 8 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (3.43%) JUnit
7 4 (2.29%) Ant
7 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.71%) webpack
9 2 (1.14%) Babel
9 2 (1.14%) gulp
10 1 (0.57%) Grunt
10 1 (0.57%) Mocha
10 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 15 (8.57%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Games
3 6 (3.43%) Advertising
4 3 (1.71%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.86%) HTML
2 53 (30.29%) .NET
3 51 (29.14%) Web Services
4 48 (27.43%) CSS
5 46 (26.29%) AngularJS
6 43 (24.57%) ASP.NET
7 32 (18.29%) Spring
8 31 (17.71%) React
9 24 (13.71%) Node.js
10 23 (13.14%) jQuery
10 23 (13.14%) REST
11 22 (12.57%) HTML5
12 17 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (9.71%) Natural Language Processing
13 16 (9.14%) Hibernate
14 14 (8.00%) .NET Framework
15 13 (7.43%) Kendo UI
16 9 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (4.57%) Entity Framework
18 7 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.57%) User Experience
3 5 (2.86%) Fintech
4 4 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.29%) CUDA
4 4 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.29%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.14%) Animation
5 2 (1.14%) Life Science
5 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.71%) Linux
2 4 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.00%) TDD
3 38 (21.71%) MVC
4 35 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 34 (19.43%) Scrum
6 30 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 30 (17.14%) Web Development
7 23 (13.14%) Coaching
7 23 (13.14%) Unit Testing
8 21 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 19 (10.86%) Machine Learning
11 18 (10.29%) Data Science
11 18 (10.29%) Microservices
12 17 (9.71%) Content Enrichment
13 16 (9.14%) Analytics
14 14 (8.00%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.86%) Front End Development
15 12 (6.86%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.71%) C#
2 70 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 63 (36.00%) Java
4 57 (32.57%) SQL
5 28 (16.00%) Python
6 25 (14.29%) C++
7 10 (5.71%) C
8 9 (5.14%) PHP
9 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.71%) ES6
10 3 (1.71%) Perl
10 3 (1.71%) Tcl
11 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (20.57%) Degree
2 15 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.29%) MCP
3 11 (6.29%) MCPD
4 4 (2.29%) MCTS
4 4 (2.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Terraform
2 1 (0.57%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.29%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (1.14%) Tableau
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Xamarin