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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 20 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 9.15% 17.33% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 17.81% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £23,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
150 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.04% 97.33% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 128 67 94
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) WPF
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 6 (28.57%) Open Source
6 6 (28.57%) Puppet
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (23.81%) C
7 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Information Management
8 4 (19.05%) PhD
8 4 (19.05%) OOD
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
9 3 (14.29%) CSS
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) WPF
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Social Media
4 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) OOD
6 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
6 4 (19.05%) Information Management
7 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (23.81%) C
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft