Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 37 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 171 198 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.65% 6.74% 7.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 6.94% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 161 165 205
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £69,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 2918 2853 3240
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.11% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2324 2657
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -7 73 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Abingdon +21 28 £55,000 +4.76%
Wallingford - 11 £52,500 - 1
Thame - 6 £45,000 -
Banbury +1 2 £43,750 -51.39% 2
Kidlington -11 2 £52,500 -1.87%
Wantage - 1 £40,000 -
Witney - 1 £50,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 90 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (44.44%) Java
3 71 (41.52%) JavaScript
4 67 (39.18%) C#
5 56 (32.75%) HTML
5 56 (32.75%) Web Services
6 55 (32.16%) .NET
6 55 (32.16%) Software Engineering
7 54 (31.58%) SQL
8 51 (29.82%) MVC
9 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET
10 41 (23.98%) SQL Server
11 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
11 40 (23.39%) Spring
12 38 (22.22%) CSS
12 38 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 36 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (21.05%) Microservices
14 35 (20.47%) Python
15 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
16 31 (18.13%) TDD
16 31 (18.13%) HTML5
16 31 (18.13%) Degree
17 29 (16.96%) SOLID
18 28 (16.37%) C++
19 27 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (15.20%) Web Development
20 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (14.04%) Scrum

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 20 (11.70%) NServiceBus
2 11 (6.43%) Apache Solr
2 11 (6.43%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.26%) Confluence
4 8 (4.68%) Sitefinity
5 5 (2.92%) CMS
5 5 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.92%) IIS
5 5 (2.92%) JBoss
5 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.75%) Drupal
6 3 (1.75%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.75%) WordPress
7 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.58%) Kentico
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.58%) Blender
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.51%) npm
5 2 (1.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) Broadband
2 3 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (0.58%) DNS
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 17 (9.94%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.02%) MySQL
5 12 (7.02%) SSDT
6 10 (5.85%) Big Data
7 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.75%) Redis
9 2 (1.17%) GIS
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.60%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.43%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.85%) Maven
6 9 (5.26%) GitLab
6 9 (5.26%) JIRA
7 8 (4.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (4.68%) webpack
8 7 (4.09%) NUnit
9 6 (3.51%) Subversion
10 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.92%) JUnit
11 4 (2.34%) Selenium
12 3 (1.75%) Ant
13 1 (0.58%) Babel
13 1 (0.58%) gulp
13 1 (0.58%) Mocha
13 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.26%) Games
2 7 (4.09%) Finance
3 6 (3.51%) Back Office
3 6 (3.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.92%) Publishing
5 4 (2.34%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.75%) HTML
1 56 (32.75%) Web Services
2 55 (32.16%) .NET
3 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET
4 40 (23.39%) Spring
5 38 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 38 (22.22%) CSS
6 31 (18.13%) HTML5
7 22 (12.87%) Hibernate
7 22 (12.87%) RESTful
8 21 (12.28%) Kendo UI
9 19 (11.11%) CSS3
10 18 (10.53%) REST
11 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (9.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (8.77%) .NET Framework
13 15 (8.77%) SOAP
14 14 (8.19%) Ajax
14 14 (8.19%) JSON
15 13 (7.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.02%) Fintech
4 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) Animation
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.70%) Linux
2 9 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (32.16%) Software Engineering
3 51 (29.82%) MVC
4 36 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 36 (21.05%) Microservices
5 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
6 31 (18.13%) TDD
7 29 (16.96%) SOLID
8 26 (15.20%) Web Development
9 24 (14.04%) Scrum
10 22 (12.87%) Test Automation
11 20 (11.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 18 (10.53%) OO
13 17 (9.94%) Coaching
14 15 (8.77%) User Stories
15 13 (7.60%) Front End Development
16 12 (7.02%) Analytics
17 11 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
18 10 (5.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (44.44%) Java
2 71 (41.52%) JavaScript
3 67 (39.18%) C#
4 54 (31.58%) SQL
5 35 (20.47%) Python
6 28 (16.37%) C++
7 9 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.09%) PHP
9 6 (3.51%) Perl
9 6 (3.51%) Tcl
10 4 (2.34%) C
11 3 (1.75%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.75%) Groovy
12 2 (1.17%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.17%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.58%) ES6
13 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.58%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (18.13%) Degree
2 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (11.70%) MCP
3 20 (11.70%) MCPD
4 5 (2.92%) MCTS
5 3 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) Terraform
2 4 (2.34%) Packer
Vendors
1 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) Oracle
3 12 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.58%) Telerik
5 1 (0.58%) Xamarin