Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 46 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 141 143 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.18% 5.17% 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 5.33% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125 130 175
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +7.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 2,653 2,683 3,013
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.07% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,302 2,260 2,465
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,450 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +9 73 £60,000 - 14
Thame +11 29 £50,000 +14.29%
Kidlington +4 4 £67,500 -3.57%
Banbury - 4 £53,750 - 1
Witney - 4 - -
Wallingford -13 1 £52,500 - 1
Abingdon -20 1 £90,000 +63.64% 2
Bicester - 1 £45,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 98 (69.50%) JavaScript
2 64 (45.39%) C#
3 60 (42.55%) .NET
4 51 (36.17%) MVC
4 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (34.04%) SQL Server
6 47 (33.33%) Java
7 43 (30.50%) ASP.NET
8 37 (26.24%) HTML
9 35 (24.82%) Greenfield Project
10 34 (24.11%) CSS
11 33 (23.40%) SQL
12 32 (22.70%) Linux
12 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
13 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (20.57%) SOLID
15 28 (19.86%) Spring
15 28 (19.86%) Git (software)
16 27 (19.15%) Web Services
16 27 (19.15%) AngularJS
16 27 (19.15%) SDLC
17 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (16.31%) TDD
19 22 (15.60%) Degree
19 22 (15.60%) QA
19 22 (15.60%) jQuery
20 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
21 19 (13.48%) Scrum
21 19 (13.48%) OO

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 6 (4.26%) Apache
1 6 (4.26%) CMS
1 6 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.26%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
2 5 (3.55%) JBoss
3 4 (2.84%) Drupal
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.13%) WordPress
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Jetty
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.13%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.42%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.96%) GitHub
3 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) MySQL
3 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (4.26%) Event Store
5 6 (4.26%) RavenDB
6 3 (2.13%) Big Data
6 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) Power BI
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Redis
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.09%) Selenium
4 9 (6.38%) Grunt
4 9 (6.38%) gulp
4 9 (6.38%) JUnit
4 9 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.67%) Maven
6 7 (4.96%) Mercurial
6 7 (4.96%) SpecFlow
7 6 (4.26%) Mockito
7 6 (4.26%) MSBuild
7 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.84%) Subversion
9 2 (1.42%) Ant
9 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.42%) webpack
10 1 (0.71%) MSTest
10 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Publishing
3 4 (2.84%) Advertising
4 3 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (42.55%) .NET
2 43 (30.50%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.24%) HTML
4 34 (24.11%) CSS
5 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (19.86%) Spring
7 27 (19.15%) AngularJS
7 27 (19.15%) Web Services
8 22 (15.60%) jQuery
9 17 (12.06%) React
10 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (9.93%) HTML5
10 14 (9.93%) JSON
11 13 (9.22%) Spring Boot
12 12 (8.51%) Node.js
13 11 (7.80%) REST
14 10 (7.09%) RESTful
15 9 (6.38%) LESS
16 7 (4.96%) Entity Framework
16 7 (4.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.82%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.64%) User Experience
4 11 (7.80%) CUDA
5 8 (5.67%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.67%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.42%) Fintech
7 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.70%) Linux
2 14 (9.93%) Windows
3 3 (2.13%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.71%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (36.17%) MVC
2 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
3 29 (20.57%) SOLID
4 27 (19.15%) SDLC
5 23 (16.31%) TDD
6 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.48%) OO
7 19 (13.48%) Scrum
8 17 (12.06%) Unit Testing
8 17 (12.06%) Web Development
9 15 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.64%) OOP
10 14 (9.93%) Mathematics
10 14 (9.93%) Microservices
11 12 (8.51%) Analytics
11 12 (8.51%) Physics
12 11 (7.80%) Data Analytics
12 11 (7.80%) Multithreading
13 10 (7.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (69.50%) JavaScript
2 64 (45.39%) C#
3 47 (33.33%) Java
4 33 (23.40%) SQL
5 19 (13.48%) C++
5 19 (13.48%) Java 8
6 16 (11.35%) Python
7 14 (9.93%) PHP
8 4 (2.84%) C
8 4 (2.84%) Groovy
8 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.84%) Scala
9 2 (1.42%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.42%) Java 9
9 2 (1.42%) R
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Korn
10 1 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (15.60%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) PhD
3 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (8.51%) Terraform
2 7 (4.96%) Ansible
2 7 (4.96%) Puppet
3 6 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.26%) Packer
4 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (10.64%) Oracle
2 9 (6.38%) Xamarin
3 8 (5.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.42%) Epicor
5 2 (1.42%) Facebook
5 2 (1.42%) Google
5 2 (1.42%) Infor
5 2 (1.42%) Sage
5 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.42%) SAP
5 2 (1.42%) Xero
5 2 (1.42%) Zend
6 1 (0.71%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.71%) Perforce
6 1 (0.71%) Talend