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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 16 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 17.53% 5.22% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.97% 5.26% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Median salary £37,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -11.36%
UK excluding London median 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
232 114 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 92.43% 99.13% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 125 95 146
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016, 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 65 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (90.77%) Windows
3 57 (87.69%) C++
4 56 (86.15%) Sophos
5 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (75.38%) C#
7 42 (64.62%) Python
8 41 (63.08%) Pair Programming
9 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
10 38 (58.46%) Regression Testing
11 32 (49.23%) Java
11 32 (49.23%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (47.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (47.69%) QA
12 31 (47.69%) Data Protection
13 22 (33.85%) .NET
14 12 (18.46%) VC++
14 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
14 12 (18.46%) STL
14 12 (18.46%) Product Management
14 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
14 12 (18.46%) Computer Security
14 12 (18.46%) Automated Testing
14 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
14 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
14 12 (18.46%) User Experience
15 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
16 9 (13.85%) Linux
17 8 (12.31%) C
18 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis

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:

Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.08%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.54%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.54%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.54%) VectorCAST
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) STL
3 2 (3.08%) Flash
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (49.23%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.46%) User Experience
3 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (90.77%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (63.08%) Pair Programming
4 38 (58.46%) Regression Testing
5 31 (47.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 31 (47.69%) Data Protection
6 12 (18.46%) Automated Testing
6 12 (18.46%) Computer Security
6 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.46%) Product Management
6 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
6 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
7 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.23%) DevOps
9 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) Coaching
10 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.62%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) C++
2 49 (75.38%) C#
3 42 (64.62%) Python
4 32 (49.23%) Java
5 12 (18.46%) VC++
6 8 (12.31%) C
7 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) DBS Check
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (47.69%) QA
2 6 (9.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) Sophos
2 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Perforce
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Full Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 Per Annum Full Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago