Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 61 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 183 114 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.08% 4.25% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 4.38% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 169 108 193
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,956 2,604 2,945
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.27% 97.02% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,581 2,190 2,478
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +15 92 £52,500 +10.53% 10
Kidlington +13 23 £67,000 +25.23% 1
Thame - 20 £50,000 - 3
Wallingford -9 9 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Banbury - 7 £50,000 - 1
Witney +9 2 £43,750 -2.78%
Abingdon -21 2 £67,500 +28.57%
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 121 (66.12%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (49.73%) JavaScript
3 65 (35.52%) C#
4 64 (34.97%) Java
5 61 (33.33%) TDD
6 55 (30.05%) CSS
7 53 (28.96%) HTML
8 52 (28.42%) SQL
9 51 (27.87%) Web Services
10 50 (27.32%) Scrum
10 50 (27.32%) Amazon AWS
11 48 (26.23%) .NET
12 47 (25.68%) AngularJS
13 43 (23.50%) SQL Server
13 43 (23.50%) Jenkins
14 40 (21.86%) Selenium
15 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
16 37 (20.22%) MVC
17 36 (19.67%) Degree
17 36 (19.67%) Node.js
18 34 (18.58%) Computer Science
18 34 (18.58%) Data Modelling
18 34 (18.58%) ASP.NET
19 32 (17.49%) Spring
19 32 (17.49%) React
20 30 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (15.85%) Web Development
21 29 (15.85%) Machine Learning
22 28 (15.30%) GitHub
22 28 (15.30%) Data Science

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 23 (12.57%) JBoss
2 8 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.64%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.09%) Apache
5 2 (1.09%) Confluence
5 2 (1.09%) WordPress
6 1 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.55%) Kentico
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.55%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.32%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (15.30%) GitHub
3 5 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) DNS
1 2 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.83%) Big Data
3 5 (2.73%) MySQL
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.19%) Power BI
4 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.64%) Event Store
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.64%) RavenDB
5 3 (1.64%) Spotfire
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 43 (23.50%) Jenkins
2 40 (21.86%) Selenium
3 17 (9.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.28%) JUnit
6 5 (2.73%) Grunt
6 5 (2.73%) gulp
6 5 (2.73%) JIRA
6 5 (2.73%) Mockito
6 5 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.73%) webpack
7 4 (2.19%) Maven
7 4 (2.19%) Subversion
8 3 (1.64%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.64%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.09%) Ant
9 2 (1.09%) GitLab
10 1 (0.55%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.55%) Mocha
General
1 21 (11.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.19%) Advertising
3 2 (1.09%) Publishing
3 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Games
4 1 (0.55%) Law
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.05%) CSS
2 53 (28.96%) HTML
3 51 (27.87%) Web Services
4 48 (26.23%) .NET
5 47 (25.68%) AngularJS
6 36 (19.67%) Node.js
7 34 (18.58%) ASP.NET
8 32 (17.49%) React
8 32 (17.49%) Spring
9 28 (15.30%) jQuery
10 27 (14.75%) Natural Language Processing
11 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (8.20%) HTML5
12 13 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.46%) J2EE
14 8 (4.37%) REST
15 7 (3.83%) RESTful
16 6 (3.28%) CSS3
16 6 (3.28%) Django
17 5 (2.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.74%) User Experience
3 11 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.83%) CUDA
5 5 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.09%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) Animation
9 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.55%) Robotics
9 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.38%) Linux
2 7 (3.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (66.12%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.33%) TDD
3 50 (27.32%) Scrum
4 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
5 37 (20.22%) MVC
6 34 (18.58%) Data Modelling
7 30 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (15.85%) Machine Learning
8 29 (15.85%) Web Development
9 28 (15.30%) Data Science
10 27 (14.75%) Content Enrichment
11 26 (14.21%) Mentoring
12 23 (12.57%) Software Engineering
13 22 (12.02%) BPMN
13 22 (12.02%) Kalman Filter
14 16 (8.74%) Coaching
15 14 (7.65%) Front End Development
15 14 (7.65%) OO
15 14 (7.65%) SDLC
16 13 (7.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 91 (49.73%) JavaScript
2 65 (35.52%) C#
3 64 (34.97%) Java
4 52 (28.42%) SQL
5 21 (11.48%) Python
6 17 (9.29%) C++
7 11 (6.01%) C
8 9 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.83%) PHP
9 7 (3.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.73%) Java 8
11 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.64%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.64%) ES6
13 2 (1.09%) Korn
14 1 (0.55%) Groovy
14 1 (0.55%) Haskell
14 1 (0.55%) R
14 1 (0.55%) Ruby
14 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (19.67%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.64%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (2.73%) Ansible
1 5 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.73%) Puppet
2 3 (1.64%) Terraform
3 1 (0.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 20 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.65%) Oracle
3 5 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.19%) Tableau
5 3 (1.64%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.09%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) Google
7 1 (0.55%) Talend