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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 21 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 9.24% 3.97% 8.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.77% 4.00% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
174 125 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 94.57% 99.21% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 109 102 57
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (93.94%) C++
3 30 (90.91%) Python
4 27 (81.82%) Sophos
5 22 (66.67%) C#
5 22 (66.67%) Windows
5 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 16 (48.48%) Java
7 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 12 (36.36%) QA
8 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (33.33%) Data Protection
9 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
11 9 (27.27%) Linux
12 8 (24.24%) C
13 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
13 7 (21.21%) .NET
14 6 (18.18%) Degree
15 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
15 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
15 5 (15.15%) Linux Kernel Development
15 5 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
15 5 (15.15%) Coaching
16 4 (12.12%) CSS
16 4 (12.12%) HTML
16 4 (12.12%) SQL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.06%) WinDbg
2 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.03%) VectorCAST
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Robotics
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Linux Kernel Development
7 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
8 2 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) OOD
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) UML
9 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C++
2 30 (90.91%) Python
3 22 (66.67%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) C
6 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) PHP
9 2 (6.06%) Perl
10 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Sophos
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
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