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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 54 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.79% 1.52% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.57% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
Average salary £50,000 £53,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
675 889 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.14% 96.74% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 594 784 773
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 17 September 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 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (68.75%) Java
4 23 (47.92%) Oracle
4 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
5 21 (43.75%) TDD
6 20 (41.67%) SQL
6 20 (41.67%) XML
7 18 (37.50%) Big Data
8 17 (35.42%) J2EE
8 17 (35.42%) Web Services
8 17 (35.42%) Spring
8 17 (35.42%) Degree
9 16 (33.33%) HTML
10 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (29.17%) C#
11 14 (29.17%) Integration Testing
11 14 (29.17%) BDD
11 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
12 13 (27.08%) Middleware
13 12 (25.00%) Scrum
14 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
14 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
14 11 (22.92%) Legal
15 10 (20.83%) .NET
15 10 (20.83%) Publishing
16 9 (18.75%) ISEB
16 9 (18.75%) NUnit
16 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
16 9 (18.75%) ISTQB

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (14.58%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.25%) Node.js
5 2 (4.17%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) Big Data
2 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.25%) Redis
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) NUnit
1 9 (18.75%) MbUnit
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.92%) Legal
2 10 (20.83%) Publishing
3 8 (16.67%) Military
3 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) XML
2 17 (35.42%) J2EE
2 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 17 (35.42%) Spring
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (27.08%) Middleware
5 10 (20.83%) .NET
6 4 (8.33%) XML Schema
6 4 (8.33%) EJB
6 4 (8.33%) SOAP
6 4 (8.33%) Java EE
6 4 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (8.33%) Qt
6 4 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.25%) Dojo
7 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.42%) Open Source
5 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 4 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
4 21 (43.75%) TDD
5 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.17%) Integration Testing
6 14 (29.17%) BDD
7 12 (25.00%) Scrum
8 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
9 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
10 8 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 8 (16.67%) User Stories
10 8 (16.67%) DNA
11 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.42%) SOA
12 5 (10.42%) ETL
13 4 (8.33%) MVC
14 3 (6.25%) CRM
15 2 (4.17%) OO
15 2 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (14.58%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) C
6 4 (8.33%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) ISEB
2 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Siebel
3 2 (4.17%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Informatica
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
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