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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 46 51 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 30 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.08% 4.02% 12.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 4.17% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 113
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £66,000 £57,500
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
627 720 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.61% 96.51% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 574 598 785
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 31 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 63 (62.38%) C++
3 50 (49.50%) Linux
4 47 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (45.54%) Degree
6 41 (40.59%) TDD
7 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (34.65%) Computer Science
9 31 (30.69%) Python
9 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
10 29 (28.71%) Windows
11 27 (26.73%) C
12 24 (23.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
13 23 (22.77%) Java
13 23 (22.77%) STL
14 21 (20.79%) C#
15 20 (19.80%) Open Source
16 19 (18.81%) Algorithms
16 19 (18.81%) SQL
17 18 (17.82%) .NET
17 18 (17.82%) OO
18 17 (16.83%) Biotechnology
18 17 (16.83%) Node.js
19 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
20 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
20 15 (14.85%) Unit Testing
21 14 (13.86%) MVC
22 13 (12.87%) Ruby
22 13 (12.87%) Git (software)

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 17 (16.83%) Node.js
2 9 (8.91%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.96%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.99%) Confluence
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.98%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.98%) Route 53
4 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.92%) Big Data
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (8.91%) Hudson
5 7 (6.93%) Ant
5 7 (6.93%) Bower
5 7 (6.93%) Grunt
5 7 (6.93%) gulp
5 7 (6.93%) JUnit
5 7 (6.93%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (6.93%) Maven
5 7 (6.93%) Mocha
5 7 (6.93%) Mockito
5 7 (6.93%) Protractor
6 5 (4.95%) GCC
6 5 (4.95%) GDB
7 3 (2.97%) Subversion
7 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.93%) Publishing
2 5 (4.95%) Electronics
3 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Japanese Language
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Russian Language
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 23 (22.77%) STL
3 18 (17.82%) .NET
4 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
5 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.90%) jQuery
6 9 (8.91%) Qt
6 9 (8.91%) WebSockets
7 7 (6.93%) Chai
7 7 (6.93%) D3.js
7 7 (6.93%) Electron Framework
7 7 (6.93%) J2SE
7 7 (6.93%) Spring
8 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.94%) XML
9 5 (4.95%) CSS
9 5 (4.95%) HTML
9 5 (4.95%) Itk
9 5 (4.95%) VTK
9 5 (4.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.65%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.81%) Algorithms
3 17 (16.83%) Biotechnology
4 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
5 11 (10.89%) Hedge funds
6 9 (8.91%) Device Driver
6 9 (8.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (8.91%) Visualisation
7 8 (7.92%) Semantic Web
8 4 (3.96%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.98%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.98%) Physics
10 2 (1.98%) User Experience
11 1 (0.99%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.50%) Linux
2 29 (28.71%) Windows
3 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.98%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Unix
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.59%) TDD
4 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (19.80%) Open Source
6 18 (17.82%) OO
7 15 (14.85%) Unit Testing
8 14 (13.86%) MVC
9 12 (11.88%) Time Management
10 11 (10.89%) Data Acquisition
11 10 (9.90%) BDD
12 9 (8.91%) DevOps
12 9 (8.91%) Image Processing
12 9 (8.91%) Scrum
12 9 (8.91%) Systematic Trading
13 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement
13 8 (7.92%) Software Architecture
14 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (5.94%) High-Throughput Computing
14 6 (5.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) C++
2 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.69%) Python
3 27 (26.73%) C
4 23 (22.77%) Java
5 21 (20.79%) C#
6 19 (18.81%) SQL
7 13 (12.87%) Ruby
8 10 (9.90%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.96%) PHP
10 3 (2.97%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.97%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.98%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.98%) R
12 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (45.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) DICOM
1 5 (4.95%) ISO 9001
1 5 (4.95%) ISO13485
2 3 (2.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Ansible
1 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.93%) Puppet
2 2 (1.98%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle
2 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Google
4 1 (0.99%) Progress
4 1 (0.99%) Talend
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