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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 57 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 22 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.99% 1.71% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 1.76% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
689 964 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.61% 96.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 597 845 934
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 October 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 40 (93.02%) Software Engineering
2 36 (83.72%) Java
3 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) TDD
5 23 (53.49%) SQL
6 22 (51.16%) Oracle
7 20 (46.51%) J2EE
7 20 (46.51%) Web Services
7 20 (46.51%) XML
7 20 (46.51%) Spring
8 19 (44.19%) Big Data
9 17 (39.53%) NoSQL
9 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
10 16 (37.21%) HTML
11 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (32.56%) BDD
12 14 (32.56%) Integration Testing
13 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (27.91%) Scrum
13 12 (27.91%) Middleware
14 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
14 11 (25.58%) Risk Management
14 11 (25.58%) Legal
15 10 (23.26%) Publishing
16 8 (18.60%) C#
16 8 (18.60%) Degree
17 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
17 7 (16.28%) C++
17 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
18 6 (13.95%) Linux

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (16.28%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.98%) Node.js
5 2 (4.65%) SAS
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
1 1 (2.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Big Data
2 17 (39.53%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (6.98%) Redis
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) Siebel EIM
9 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) NUnit
2 3 (6.98%) MbUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.58%) Legal
2 10 (23.26%) Publishing
3 3 (6.98%) Military
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) J2EE
1 20 (46.51%) Web Services
1 20 (46.51%) XML
1 20 (46.51%) Spring
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 12 (27.91%) Middleware
4 5 (11.63%) .NET
4 5 (11.63%) Qt
5 4 (9.30%) RESTful
5 4 (9.30%) XML Schema
5 4 (9.30%) EJB
5 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 4 (9.30%) Java EE
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (6.98%) Dojo
6 3 (6.98%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Software Engineering
2 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
4 17 (39.53%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (32.56%) BDD
6 14 (32.56%) Integration Testing
7 12 (27.91%) Scrum
8 11 (25.58%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
10 4 (9.30%) SOA
10 4 (9.30%) ETL
10 4 (9.30%) MVC
11 3 (6.98%) DNA
11 3 (6.98%) CRM
11 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.98%) User Stories
12 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Data Management
12 2 (4.65%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) C
7 3 (6.98%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Siebel
3 2 (4.65%) DataFlux
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