The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 20 27 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.60% 8.48% 15.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 8.64% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 11
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 162 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 88.80% 98.18% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 110 137 63
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Abingdon region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) Java
4 13 (59.09%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) IIS
7 9 (40.91%) .NET
8 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 8 (36.36%) Linux
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle
9 7 (31.82%) C++
9 7 (31.82%) Analytics
10 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) WCF
10 6 (27.27%) Python
10 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
11 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
11 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
11 5 (22.73%) HTML
11 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 5 (22.73%) PHP
11 5 (22.73%) CSS
11 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (18.18%) Degree
12 4 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 4 (18.18%) OO

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) WCF
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.55%) Robotics
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Analytics
3 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Network Management
8 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) C++
5 6 (27.27%) Python
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Google
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