The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 15.17% 12.31% 15.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.31% 14.81% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 9
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 Engineering
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 108 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 87.64% 83.08% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 86 45
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 45 (80.36%) C++
2 31 (55.36%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) Python
3 27 (48.21%) Sophos
4 26 (46.43%) Windows
5 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (41.07%) Degree
7 22 (39.29%) Pair Programming
7 22 (39.29%) Linux
8 21 (37.50%) Java
9 18 (32.14%) OO
10 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
11 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (23.21%) OOD
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
12 12 (21.43%) HTML
12 12 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (21.43%) CUDA
12 12 (21.43%) QA
12 12 (21.43%) OpenMP
12 12 (21.43%) Parallel Programming
13 11 (19.64%) Data Protection
13 11 (19.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (19.64%) .NET
14 10 (17.86%) C
14 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
15 9 (16.07%) SQL
16 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 8 (14.29%) CSS
16 8 (14.29%) PhD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Subversion
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) VectorCAST
3 2 (3.57%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
1 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Software Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Developer
3 13 (23.21%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (21.43%) C# Software Engineer
4 12 (21.43%) C++ Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Kernel Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Kernel Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) HTML
1 12 (21.43%) OpenMP
2 11 (19.64%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) Flash
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (1.79%) RESTful
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (21.43%) CUDA
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Robotics
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Pair Programming
3 18 (32.14%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) OOD
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (21.43%) Parallel Programming
6 11 (19.64%) Data Protection
6 11 (19.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Coaching
9 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Linux Kernel Development
9 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Presales
11 3 (5.36%) OOP
12 2 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
12 2 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) C++
2 31 (55.36%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) Python
3 21 (37.50%) Java
4 10 (17.86%) C
5 9 (16.07%) SQL
6 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.14%) PHP
9 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.57%) Perl
11 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.79%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Ceph
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Sophos
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Perforce
3 1 (1.79%) Sage
3 1 (1.79%) Sun
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago