The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 22 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 81 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.51% 3.73% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.93% 3.85% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 79 36 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 936 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.11% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 681 815 610
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Oxfordshire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 184 (94.36%) Software Engineering
2 115 (58.97%) C++
3 93 (47.69%) C#
4 89 (45.64%) Mathematics
5 82 (42.05%) Java
6 76 (38.97%) .NET
7 67 (34.36%) Degree
8 65 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 62 (31.79%) Physics
10 56 (28.72%) SQL
11 48 (24.62%) ASP.NET
12 47 (24.10%) SQL Server
13 41 (21.03%) PhD
14 39 (20.00%) HTML
15 35 (17.95%) TDD
16 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (16.92%) Oracle
17 32 (16.41%) C
17 32 (16.41%) Microsoft
18 31 (15.90%) OO
19 30 (15.38%) Web Services
20 29 (14.87%) XML
20 29 (14.87%) MVC
21 26 (13.33%) JavaScript
22 25 (12.82%) Linux
23 24 (12.31%) PHP
23 24 (12.31%) CSS
23 24 (12.31%) Android
24 23 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
24 23 (11.79%) Apple iOS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.13%) IIS
2 8 (4.10%) Node.js
3 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.05%) Apache
5 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.03%) SAS
5 2 (1.03%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.05%) GitHub
3 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.54%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) RTP
2 2 (1.03%) RTSP
2 2 (1.03%) Network Security
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.03%) VPN
2 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) RFID
3 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.28%) Big Data
4 20 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.56%) MySQL
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.54%) Redis
9 3 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.69%) CMake
3 12 (6.15%) NUnit
4 11 (5.64%) MbUnit
5 9 (4.62%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.03%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.03%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.03%) Xcode
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (7.69%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.13%) Law
3 10 (5.13%) Military
4 6 (3.08%) Publishing
5 4 (2.05%) Marketing
6 3 (1.54%) Electronics
7 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (38.97%) .NET
2 48 (24.62%) ASP.NET
3 39 (20.00%) HTML
4 30 (15.38%) Web Services
5 29 (14.87%) XML
6 24 (12.31%) CSS
7 21 (10.77%) .NET Framework
8 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.21%) Spring
9 16 (8.21%) J2EE
10 12 (6.15%) WCF
10 12 (6.15%) WPF
11 11 (5.64%) HTML5
11 11 (5.64%) Middleware
12 10 (5.13%) ADO.NET
13 9 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (4.62%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.10%) jQuery
15 6 (3.08%) OpenGL
16 5 (2.56%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 89 (45.64%) Mathematics
2 65 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 62 (31.79%) Physics
4 23 (11.79%) Mobile App
5 15 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
5 15 (7.69%) Robotics
6 10 (5.13%) Open Source
7 5 (2.56%) CUDA
8 4 (2.05%) Statistics
9 2 (1.03%) Animation
9 2 (1.03%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) iPad
10 1 (0.51%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.51%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.82%) Linux
2 24 (12.31%) Android
3 23 (11.79%) Apple iOS
4 21 (10.77%) Windows
5 14 (7.18%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.54%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.51%) UNIX
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (94.36%) Software Engineering
2 35 (17.95%) TDD
3 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (15.90%) OO
5 29 (14.87%) MVC
6 22 (11.28%) iOS Development
7 21 (10.77%) BDD
8 20 (10.26%) Android Development
9 18 (9.23%) Test Automation
10 17 (8.72%) Mobile Application Development
11 16 (8.21%) Unit Testing
12 15 (7.69%) Scrum
12 15 (7.69%) Regression Testing
13 13 (6.67%) Software Testing
14 11 (5.64%) Project Management
15 10 (5.13%) DNA
15 10 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.13%) User Stories
15 10 (5.13%) Performance Testing
16 9 (4.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 115 (58.97%) C++
2 93 (47.69%) C#
3 82 (42.05%) Java
4 56 (28.72%) SQL
5 32 (16.41%) C
6 26 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 24 (12.31%) PHP
8 12 (6.15%) Python
9 10 (5.13%) VBA
9 10 (5.13%) Delphi
10 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.08%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.54%) Visual J++
14 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.03%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.51%) Fortran
15 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (34.36%) Degree
2 41 (21.03%) PhD
3 13 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (16.92%) Oracle
2 32 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.13%) Sybase
4 4 (2.05%) Twitter
5 2 (1.03%) Siebel
5 2 (1.03%) IBM
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe
5 2 (1.03%) Informatica
5 2 (1.03%) Apple
5 2 (1.03%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.51%) Cognos
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