The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Abingdon region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 12 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 14.58% 13.66% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.44% 14.97% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
136 167 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 94.44% 91.26% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 104
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Software Engineer 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 Abingdon region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 58 (84.06%) Sophos
3 56 (81.16%) C++
4 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (62.32%) Pair Programming
5 43 (62.32%) Windows
6 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
7 37 (53.62%) Linux
8 36 (52.17%) Python
9 34 (49.28%) Java
9 34 (49.28%) Mentoring
9 34 (49.28%) Coaching
10 33 (47.83%) Test Automation
11 24 (34.78%) QA
11 24 (34.78%) C
12 23 (33.33%) Regression Testing
13 17 (24.64%) C#
13 17 (24.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
14 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
15 14 (20.29%) Mac OS X
15 14 (20.29%) Secure Coding
15 14 (20.29%) Cross-Platform Development
16 10 (14.49%) Data Protection
17 8 (11.59%) Requirements Analysis
17 8 (11.59%) Scrum
18 7 (10.14%) TDD
18 7 (10.14%) Degree
18 7 (10.14%) Embedded C

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
1 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.70%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) VectorCAST
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (62.32%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Linux
3 14 (20.29%) Mac OS X
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (62.32%) Pair Programming
4 34 (49.28%) Coaching
4 34 (49.28%) Mentoring
5 33 (47.83%) Test Automation
6 23 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 17 (24.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
8 15 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (20.29%) Cross-Platform Development
9 14 (20.29%) Secure Coding
10 10 (14.49%) Data Protection
11 8 (11.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (11.59%) Scrum
12 7 (10.14%) Fuzz Testing
12 7 (10.14%) TDD
13 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (8.70%) Validation
13 6 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) C++
2 36 (52.17%) Python
3 34 (49.28%) Java
4 24 (34.78%) C
5 17 (24.64%) C#
6 7 (10.14%) Embedded C
6 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.35%) SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.78%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) ISO13485
3 2 (2.90%) IEC 61508
3 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 58 (84.06%) Sophos
2 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) Perforce