Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 121 175 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.87% 5.67% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 5.85% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 106 167 154
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,075
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £78,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 2,398 2,990 2,777
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 96.83% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,046 2,477 2,248
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -16 58 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Thame +12 20 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Banbury +2 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Witney +5 6 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Kidlington +14 4 £52,500 - 1
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 86 (71.07%) JavaScript
2 59 (48.76%) C#
3 57 (47.11%) .NET
4 45 (37.19%) MVC
5 43 (35.54%) ASP.NET
6 41 (33.88%) SQL Server
6 41 (33.88%) HTML
6 41 (33.88%) Java
7 38 (31.40%) CSS
8 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (23.14%) Greenfield Project
11 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
11 25 (20.66%) jQuery
12 24 (19.83%) AngularJS
12 24 (19.83%) SQL
13 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
14 22 (18.18%) Linux
14 22 (18.18%) Spring
14 22 (18.18%) Web Development
15 21 (17.36%) SDLC
15 21 (17.36%) SOLID
16 20 (16.53%) HTML5
17 18 (14.88%) Web Services
17 18 (14.88%) User Experience
18 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (13.22%) Microservices
19 16 (13.22%) Java 8
20 15 (12.40%) Spring Boot

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 10 (8.26%) CMS
2 9 (7.44%) IIS
3 7 (5.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.13%) Drupal
5 4 (3.31%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.48%) Apache
6 3 (2.48%) WordPress
7 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.65%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.48%) GitHub
4 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.83%) Heroku
5 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
1 1 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.09%) MySQL
3 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.31%) Redis
6 3 (2.48%) Event Store
6 3 (2.48%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.65%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) Power BI
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.92%) Grunt
2 12 (9.92%) gulp
3 9 (7.44%) MSBuild
3 9 (7.44%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.79%) Maven
6 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.31%) JUnit
7 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.31%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.65%) NUnit
8 2 (1.65%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.83%) MSTest
9 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Publishing
3 4 (3.31%) Advertising
3 4 (3.31%) Games
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.11%) .NET
2 43 (35.54%) ASP.NET
3 41 (33.88%) HTML
4 38 (31.40%) CSS
5 33 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (20.66%) jQuery
7 24 (19.83%) AngularJS
8 22 (18.18%) Spring
9 20 (16.53%) HTML5
10 18 (14.88%) Web Services
11 15 (12.40%) Spring Boot
12 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (11.57%) JSON
12 14 (11.57%) LESS
12 14 (11.57%) React
13 13 (10.74%) REST
14 11 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 11 (9.09%) Entity Framework
15 9 (7.44%) CSS3
15 9 (7.44%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (14.88%) User Experience
3 7 (5.79%) CUDA
4 6 (4.96%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.96%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.48%) Fintech
6 3 (2.48%) FMCG
6 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.18%) Linux
2 14 (11.57%) Windows
3 4 (3.31%) DC/OS
3 4 (3.31%) Mesosphere
4 3 (2.48%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) VMS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.19%) MVC
2 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
4 22 (18.18%) Web Development
5 21 (17.36%) SDLC
5 21 (17.36%) SOLID
6 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (13.22%) Microservices
8 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
8 14 (11.57%) OOP
9 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.74%) OO
10 12 (9.92%) DevOps
10 12 (9.92%) Mathematics
10 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.26%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (7.44%) Scrum
13 8 (6.61%) Analytics
13 8 (6.61%) Physics
13 8 (6.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (71.07%) JavaScript
2 59 (48.76%) C#
3 41 (33.88%) Java
4 24 (19.83%) SQL
5 16 (13.22%) Java 8
6 14 (11.57%) C++
7 13 (10.74%) PHP
8 9 (7.44%) Python
9 4 (3.31%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) Groovy
11 2 (1.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.83%) Java 9
12 1 (0.83%) SOQL
12 1 (0.83%) SOSL
12 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) PhD
3 5 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) Terraform
2 5 (4.13%) Packer
3 4 (3.31%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.83%) Puppet
4 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Sitecore
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Facebook
6 2 (1.65%) Epicor
6 2 (1.65%) Google
6 2 (1.65%) Infor
6 2 (1.65%) Sage
6 2 (1.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.65%) Xero
7 1 (0.83%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.83%) Perforce
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Sencha