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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 71 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 5 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.69% 0.78% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.80% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 19
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
695 752 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.99% 98.04% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 568 629 818
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 4 March 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Python
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) Open Source
4 11 (40.74%) NoSQL
4 11 (40.74%) Big Data
4 11 (40.74%) Spring
4 11 (40.74%) J2EE
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
7 6 (22.22%) ActionScript
7 6 (22.22%) .NET
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) Apache Solr
7 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 6 (22.22%) Node.js
7 6 (22.22%) Subversion
7 6 (22.22%) Ajax

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (22.22%) Apache Solr
1 6 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) NoSQL
1 11 (40.74%) Big Data
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
1 11 (40.74%) J2EE
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 6 (22.22%) Ajax
3 6 (22.22%) Lucene
3 6 (22.22%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware
5 3 (11.11%) Qt
6 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.70%) EJB
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Open Source
2 6 (22.22%) Web 2.0
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) ActionScript
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
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