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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 64 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.68% 2.60% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.75% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
Average salary £65,000 £48,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -10.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,600 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
739 691 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.26% 94.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 581 618 809
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) Software Engineering
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (54.84%) TDD
6 17 (54.84%) BDD
7 15 (48.39%) Degree
8 14 (45.16%) Python
8 14 (45.16%) C#
9 13 (41.94%) Linux
10 12 (38.71%) jQuery
11 11 (35.48%) Open Source
11 11 (35.48%) CSS
11 11 (35.48%) Windows
11 11 (35.48%) HTML
12 10 (32.26%) OO
12 10 (32.26%) JUnit
12 10 (32.26%) PHP
12 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
12 10 (32.26%) MVC
12 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
12 10 (32.26%) Spring
12 10 (32.26%) Ajax
12 10 (32.26%) Web 2.0
12 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
12 10 (32.26%) Mockito
12 10 (32.26%) Big Data
12 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (22.58%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JUnit
1 10 (32.26%) Mockito
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (3.23%) GDB
General
1 7 (22.58%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) jQuery
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) Spring
3 10 (32.26%) Ajax
3 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
3 10 (32.26%) JBoss Seam
3 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (32.26%) Grails
3 10 (32.26%) Play Framework
4 9 (29.03%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) Qt
6 2 (6.45%) Lucene
7 1 (3.23%) MFC
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 10 (32.26%) Semantic Web
2 10 (32.26%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.45%) Robotics
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Software Engineering
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) TDD
3 17 (54.84%) BDD
4 11 (35.48%) Open Source
5 10 (32.26%) OO
5 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
5 10 (32.26%) MVC
6 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
7 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
7 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
7 7 (22.58%) Kanban
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.23%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) C#
4 14 (45.16%) Python
5 10 (32.26%) PHP
6 8 (25.81%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) C
8 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
8 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
1 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (32.26%) Ansible
Oxford
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £46,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £Highly competitive per annum + package
Posted: 27 days ago