The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 30 40 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 102 95 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.29% 6.68% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 6.87% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 97 81 67
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1354 1383 1338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.78% 97.19% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1200 1093
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Oxfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Oxfordshire

Software 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 Software Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 52 £40,000 - 15
Wantage +6 6 £55,000 +42.85%
Abingdon +8 5 £31,500 -18.18%
Banbury +7 3 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Wallingford +2 3 £34,000 -15.00%
Witney +2 2 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Henley-on-Thames -1 2 £33,750 -
Thame +1 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 103 (53.37%) SQL
2 100 (51.81%) C#
3 98 (50.78%) JavaScript
4 97 (50.26%) .NET
5 93 (48.19%) HTML
6 90 (46.63%) CSS
7 76 (39.38%) SQL Server
8 75 (38.86%) Java
8 75 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (33.16%) jQuery
10 61 (31.61%) Degree
11 56 (29.02%) Computer Science
12 54 (27.98%) MVC
13 48 (24.87%) ASP.NET
14 45 (23.32%) Software Engineering
15 44 (22.80%) Git (software)
16 40 (20.73%) Python
17 39 (20.21%) Scrum
18 38 (19.69%) OO
19 37 (19.17%) Windows
20 35 (18.13%) SDLC
21 34 (17.62%) C++
22 31 (16.06%) Linux
23 30 (15.54%) HTML5
23 30 (15.54%) AngularJS
24 29 (15.03%) Microsoft
25 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
26 24 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
26 24 (12.44%) PHP
27 23 (11.92%) Web Services

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (6.74%) Drupal
2 8 (4.15%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.63%) Apache
3 7 (3.63%) SilverStripe
4 6 (3.11%) CMS
4 6 (3.11%) WordPress
5 4 (2.07%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.07%) Jetty
5 4 (2.07%) nginx
5 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Chatbot
2 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.07%) GitHub
4 3 (1.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.88%) MySQL
3 16 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.11%) Big Data
7 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 44 (22.80%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.22%) Subversion
4 11 (5.70%) CMake
5 9 (4.66%) TestNG
5 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.15%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.63%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.59%) Bugzilla
8 5 (2.59%) Trac
9 4 (2.07%) Gradle
9 4 (2.07%) JIRA
9 4 (2.07%) Maven
9 4 (2.07%) Mocha
10 3 (1.55%) JUnit
10 3 (1.55%) NUnit
10 3 (1.55%) Selenium
10 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (6.22%) Automotive
2 10 (5.18%) Advertising
3 9 (4.66%) Finance
4 6 (3.11%) Military
5 5 (2.59%) Marketing
5 5 (2.59%) Publishing
5 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.07%) Local Government
7 2 (1.04%) Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (50.26%) .NET
2 93 (48.19%) HTML
3 90 (46.63%) CSS
4 64 (33.16%) jQuery
5 48 (24.87%) ASP.NET
6 30 (15.54%) AngularJS
6 30 (15.54%) HTML5
7 28 (14.51%) .NET Framework
8 23 (11.92%) Web Services
9 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (10.88%) WinForms
9 21 (10.88%) XML
10 20 (10.36%) Ajax
11 17 (8.81%) Java EE
11 17 (8.81%) RESTful
11 17 (8.81%) WPF
12 15 (7.77%) XSLT
13 14 (7.25%) CSS3
14 13 (6.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (29.02%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.22%) CUDA
5 11 (5.70%) GPGPU
5 11 (5.70%) Robotics
6 8 (4.15%) Life Science
6 8 (4.15%) User Experience
7 6 (3.11%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.11%) Semantic Web
8 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.07%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.55%) Blog
9 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) NHS
10 2 (1.04%) Social Media
11 1 (0.52%) Animation
11 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.17%) Windows
2 31 (16.06%) Linux
3 17 (8.81%) Android
3 17 (8.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.07%) VxWorks
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (1.55%) CentOS
5 3 (1.55%) Unix
6 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.98%) MVC
3 45 (23.32%) Software Engineering
4 39 (20.21%) Scrum
5 38 (19.69%) OO
6 35 (18.13%) SDLC
7 22 (11.40%) Kanban
8 18 (9.33%) Unit Testing
9 17 (8.81%) Machine Learning
9 17 (8.81%) OOP
10 16 (8.29%) Physics
11 14 (7.25%) Multithreading
11 14 (7.25%) Web Development
12 13 (6.74%) Front End Development
12 13 (6.74%) Open Source
13 12 (6.22%) DevOps
13 12 (6.22%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.22%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 103 (53.37%) SQL
2 100 (51.81%) C#
3 98 (50.78%) JavaScript
4 75 (38.86%) Java
5 40 (20.73%) Python
6 34 (17.62%) C++
7 24 (12.44%) PHP
8 18 (9.33%) T-SQL
9 15 (7.77%) VB.NET
10 14 (7.25%) MATLAB
11 9 (4.66%) Scala
12 8 (4.15%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.63%) Perl
14 6 (3.11%) C
14 6 (3.11%) XPath
15 5 (2.59%) TypeScript
16 4 (2.07%) Ruby
16 4 (2.07%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.55%) SPARQL
17 3 (1.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (31.61%) Degree
2 6 (3.11%) PhD
3 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.15%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.07%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.33%) Oracle
3 7 (3.63%) Zend
4 6 (3.11%) Telerik
4 6 (3.11%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.59%) VMware
6 3 (1.55%) Twitter
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Didcot, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k per annum plus superb ben
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Corriculo
Salary: £20,000 - £55,000 per year
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, shares, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
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Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
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Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: To £45,000 + Bonus, Share Scheme and Benefits
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