Period
to 22 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 47 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 114 180 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.09% 5.75% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 5.91% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 98 173 139
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -2.33%
10th Percentile £45,500 £42,500 £40,250
90th Percentile £71,150 £68,000 £65,000
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 2,167 3,048 2,647
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.38% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,817 2,591 2,189
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 £27,500 £26,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,750 £65,750
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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 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 -5 66 £55,000 +4.76% 16
Kidlington +10 10 £52,500 -11.02%
Banbury +1 10 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Thame +16 6 £48,750 - 2
Abingdon +9 2 £60,000 - 2
Witney -4 2 £56,250 +15.38% 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 22 March 2019, 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 76 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 52 (45.61%) Java
3 41 (35.96%) HTML
4 40 (35.09%) CSS
5 38 (33.33%) C#
5 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (30.70%) .NET
7 34 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (27.19%) MVC
9 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 28 (24.56%) DevOps
11 26 (22.81%) Microservices
11 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
11 26 (22.81%) SQL
12 25 (21.93%) Docker
13 24 (21.05%) AngularJS
14 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
15 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
16 21 (18.42%) Spring
17 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (15.79%) jQuery
19 17 (14.91%) Python
19 17 (14.91%) E-Commerce
20 15 (13.16%) Degree
20 15 (13.16%) React
21 14 (12.28%) MongoDB
21 14 (12.28%) Web Development
22 13 (11.40%) Linux
22 13 (11.40%) User Experience

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 (9.65%) CMS
2 8 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.26%) Drupal
3 6 (5.26%) WordPress
4 5 (4.39%) IIS
5 4 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.02%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.39%) GitHub
5 5 (4.39%) Heroku
6 2 (1.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.28%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
5 8 (7.02%) MySQL
6 7 (6.14%) Redis
7 5 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (3.51%) Big Data
9 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.14%) Grunt
2 7 (6.14%) gulp
2 7 (6.14%) JUnit
2 7 (6.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.26%) Selenium
4 4 (3.51%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.51%) IntelliJ
4 4 (3.51%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.63%) Maven
5 3 (2.63%) Mocha
5 3 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.75%) NUnit
6 2 (1.75%) webpack
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
2 4 (3.51%) Games
2 4 (3.51%) Publishing
2 4 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.96%) HTML
2 40 (35.09%) CSS
3 35 (30.70%) .NET
4 30 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 24 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (18.42%) Spring
8 18 (15.79%) jQuery
9 15 (13.16%) React
10 13 (11.40%) HTML5
11 12 (10.53%) REST
11 12 (10.53%) Spring Boot
12 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (8.77%) JSON
13 8 (7.02%) CSS3
13 8 (7.02%) LESS
13 8 (7.02%) Web Services
14 7 (6.14%) .NET Framework
15 6 (5.26%) Ajax
15 6 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) User Experience
2 8 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.14%) Fintech
4 4 (3.51%) FMCG
5 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Linux
2 10 (8.77%) DC/OS
2 10 (8.77%) Mesosphere
3 6 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (1.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.88%) VMS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.19%) MVC
3 28 (24.56%) DevOps
4 26 (22.81%) Microservices
4 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
6 17 (14.91%) E-Commerce
7 14 (12.28%) Web Development
8 13 (11.40%) Computer Science
9 10 (8.77%) Content Management
9 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.77%) Mobile Development
9 10 (8.77%) OOP
9 10 (8.77%) TDD
10 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.02%) Coaching
11 8 (7.02%) SDLC
11 8 (7.02%) Web Design
12 7 (6.14%) Scrum
13 6 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 52 (45.61%) Java
3 38 (33.33%) C#
4 26 (22.81%) SQL
5 17 (14.91%) Python
6 12 (10.53%) Java 8
6 12 (10.53%) PHP
7 9 (7.89%) C++
7 9 (7.89%) Ruby
8 3 (2.63%) Go
9 2 (1.75%) Scala
9 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.88%) C
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Java 9
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) SOQL
10 1 (0.88%) SOSL
10 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (21.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.51%) Terraform
3 1 (0.88%) Packer
3 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Google
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Facebook
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Sencha