The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 57 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.63% 1.80% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 1.83% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
Senior 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 Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 930 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.26% 98.20% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 623 789 932
Average salary £40,450 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (97.44%) Java
3 30 (76.92%) SQL
4 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (56.41%) TDD
5 18 (46.15%) J2EE
5 18 (46.15%) Web Services
5 18 (46.15%) Spring
6 16 (41.03%) HTML
7 15 (38.46%) Oracle
7 15 (38.46%) NoSQL
7 15 (38.46%) Big Data
8 14 (35.90%) XML
9 13 (33.33%) Integration Testing
9 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 13 (33.33%) BDD
10 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 12 (30.77%) Open Source
11 11 (28.21%) Linux
11 11 (28.21%) Python
11 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
11 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
11 11 (28.21%) Legal
11 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (23.08%) Publishing
13 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
13 7 (17.95%) Middleware
13 7 (17.95%) Scrum
14 6 (15.38%) C#

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
3 5 (12.82%) Apache Solr
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) NoSQL
1 15 (38.46%) Big Data
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Subversion
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Legal
2 9 (23.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) J2EE
1 18 (46.15%) Web Services
1 18 (46.15%) Spring
2 16 (41.03%) HTML
3 14 (35.90%) XML
4 7 (17.95%) Middleware
5 6 (15.38%) Ajax
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) .NET
6 5 (12.82%) Lucene
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
6 5 (12.82%) Qt
7 4 (10.26%) RESTful
7 4 (10.26%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (10.26%) Java EE
7 4 (10.26%) EJB
7 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 4 (10.26%) XML Schema
8 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Open Source
2 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.38%) Web 2.0
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
4 4 (10.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) TDD
3 13 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (33.33%) BDD
4 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.95%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 3 (7.69%) MVC
9 1 (2.56%) CRM
9 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.56%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.21%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) C#
6 5 (12.82%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Siebel
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