The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 43 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 50 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.04% 5.87% 9.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 6.17% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 73
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
804 729 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.10% 95.05% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 707 600 686
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Oxford region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 101 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 74 (73.27%) C++
3 56 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (46.53%) C
5 45 (44.55%) TDD
6 37 (36.63%) Degree
7 35 (34.65%) Windows
8 32 (31.68%) Linux
9 30 (29.70%) Python
10 29 (28.71%) MATLAB
10 29 (28.71%) Computer Science
11 28 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (25.74%) Image Processing
12 26 (25.74%) Qt
13 25 (24.75%) Software Architecture
14 24 (23.76%) Visualisation
14 24 (23.76%) Scrum
15 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
16 22 (21.78%) ISO 9001
16 22 (21.78%) DICOM
16 22 (21.78%) BDD
16 22 (21.78%) ISO13485
17 21 (20.79%) Algorithms
17 21 (20.79%) Java
18 20 (19.80%) C#
19 19 (18.81%) .NET
19 19 (18.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 18 (17.82%) STL
21 17 (16.83%) Visual Studio
22 15 (14.85%) Open Source

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.99%) JBoss
2 1 (0.99%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (8.91%) Hudson
3 4 (3.96%) Bower
3 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.96%) Grunt
3 4 (3.96%) Protractor
4 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.97%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.98%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.99%) gulp
6 1 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.99%) Mocha
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
6 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
1 3 (2.97%) Finance
1 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.98%) Advertising
2 2 (1.98%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) Qt
2 19 (18.81%) .NET
2 19 (18.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (17.82%) STL
4 13 (12.87%) Itk
4 13 (12.87%) VTK
5 11 (10.89%) HTML
6 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.93%) WebSockets
7 6 (5.94%) CSS
8 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.95%) Node.js
9 4 (3.96%) D3.js
9 4 (3.96%) J2EE
9 4 (3.96%) JSP
9 4 (3.96%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (3.96%) Web Services
9 4 (3.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.71%) Computer Science
2 24 (23.76%) Visualisation
3 21 (20.79%) Algorithms
4 13 (12.87%) Biotechnology
5 11 (10.89%) Hedge funds
6 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
7 7 (6.93%) Device Driver
7 7 (6.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (4.95%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.98%) Physics
11 1 (0.99%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.99%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 32 (31.68%) Linux
3 10 (9.90%) Mac OS
4 8 (7.92%) Unix
5 2 (1.98%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (44.55%) TDD
4 28 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (25.74%) Image Processing
6 25 (24.75%) Software Architecture
7 24 (23.76%) Scrum
8 22 (21.78%) BDD
9 15 (14.85%) Open Source
10 12 (11.88%) Time Management
11 10 (9.90%) MVC
12 9 (8.91%) DevOps
12 9 (8.91%) OO
12 9 (8.91%) Systematic Trading
13 7 (6.93%) Machine Learning
13 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (5.94%) OOD
15 5 (4.95%) Signal Processing
16 4 (3.96%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 74 (73.27%) C++
2 47 (46.53%) C
3 30 (29.70%) Python
4 29 (28.71%) MATLAB
5 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
6 21 (20.79%) Java
7 20 (19.80%) C#
8 13 (12.87%) SQL
9 12 (11.88%) Ruby
10 6 (5.94%) R
11 4 (3.96%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.97%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.99%) F#
13 1 (0.99%) Scala
13 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (36.63%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) DICOM
1 22 (21.78%) ISO 9001
1 22 (21.78%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (4.95%) Oracle
2 3 (2.97%) Talend
3 1 (0.99%) Google
3 1 (0.99%) IBM
3 1 (0.99%) ILOG
3 1 (0.99%) Intel
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Pega
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