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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 86 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.89% 1.71% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.75% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
761 741 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.19% 97.50% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 643 620 648
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
3 14 (77.78%) Degree
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (55.56%) MVC
6 10 (55.56%) jQuery
7 9 (50.00%) C++
7 9 (50.00%) Java
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
9 7 (38.89%) BDD
9 7 (38.89%) Big Data
9 7 (38.89%) Semantic Web
9 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
9 7 (38.89%) Python
9 7 (38.89%) JUnit
10 6 (33.33%) C#
10 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (33.33%) Spring
10 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (33.33%) Mockito
10 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 6 (33.33%) Grails
10 6 (33.33%) JBoss Seam
10 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
10 6 (33.33%) Ansible

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JUnit
2 6 (33.33%) Mockito
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) Grails
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (33.33%) JBoss Seam
2 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (16.67%) STL
5 3 (16.67%) WebSockets
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 7 (38.89%) Semantic Web
3 3 (16.67%) Biotechnology
3 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) IPTV
4 1 (5.56%) Robotics
4 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Fedora
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Image Processing
8 4 (22.22%) Logistics
8 4 (22.22%) OOD
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 1 (5.56%) Data Management
10 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.56%) ETL
10 1 (5.56%) Information Management
10 1 (5.56%) Open Source
10 1 (5.56%) Scrum
10 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Progress
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Talend