The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 14 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.13% 13.61% 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.91% 20.20% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 99 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 82.50% 67.35% 69.03%
Number of salaries quoted 121 95 74
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 12 (41.38%) WPF
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) OOD
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) OO
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) C++/CLI
8 6 (20.69%) Puppet
8 6 (20.69%) ETL
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Project Management
9 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
9 5 (17.24%) Open Source
9 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (13.79%) Parallel Programming
10 4 (13.79%) Information Management
10 4 (13.79%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) HBase
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Software Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) WPF
2 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) Motif
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) YUI
6 1 (3.45%) WinForms
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OOD
1 10 (34.48%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) ETL
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Parallel Programming
7 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) SOA
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C++
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) C++/CLI
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.79%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) C
7 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) Fortran
8 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Informatica
1 1 (3.45%) Perforce
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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