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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 34 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 45 49 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.30% 6.32% 8.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 6.71% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 50
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,980 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
700 730 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.04% 94.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 623 548 591
Median salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (69.23%) C++
3 41 (52.56%) C
3 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (42.31%) TDD
5 30 (38.46%) MATLAB
6 29 (37.18%) Image Processing
6 29 (37.18%) Computer Vision
7 28 (35.90%) Qt
8 27 (34.62%) Scrum
9 26 (33.33%) ISO 9001
9 26 (33.33%) DICOM
9 26 (33.33%) ISO13485
9 26 (33.33%) Visualisation
9 26 (33.33%) Software Architecture
9 26 (33.33%) BDD
10 25 (32.05%) Java
11 22 (28.21%) Degree
12 20 (25.64%) Windows
13 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.51%) VTK
14 16 (20.51%) Itk
14 16 (20.51%) Algorithms
15 15 (19.23%) Python
16 14 (17.95%) .NET
17 13 (16.67%) C#
17 13 (16.67%) Linux
17 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
18 12 (15.38%) Unix
18 12 (15.38%) SQL

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 8 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) PegaRULES
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.13%) MySQL
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Bower
1 4 (5.13%) Grunt
1 4 (5.13%) Protractor
2 3 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) Mockito
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.97%) Aerospace
1 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Advertising
2 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Qt
2 16 (20.51%) Itk
2 16 (20.51%) VTK
3 14 (17.95%) .NET
4 11 (14.10%) HTML
5 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (11.54%) STL
6 7 (8.97%) Spark Streaming
7 6 (7.69%) CSS
8 5 (6.41%) J2EE
8 5 (6.41%) Node.js
8 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 5 (6.41%) XML
9 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.13%) D3.js
9 4 (5.13%) JSP
9 4 (5.13%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 16 (20.51%) Algorithms
3 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) Physics
7 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Linux
3 12 (15.38%) Unix
4 10 (12.82%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) TDD
4 29 (37.18%) Computer Vision
4 29 (37.18%) Image Processing
5 27 (34.62%) Scrum
6 26 (33.33%) BDD
6 26 (33.33%) Software Architecture
7 8 (10.26%) SDLC
8 7 (8.97%) Open Source
8 7 (8.97%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (8.97%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.97%) Validation
9 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.69%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.13%) Distributed Algorithms
10 4 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (69.23%) C++
2 41 (52.56%) C
3 30 (38.46%) MATLAB
4 25 (32.05%) Java
5 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
6 15 (19.23%) Python
7 13 (16.67%) C#
8 12 (15.38%) SQL
9 6 (7.69%) R
9 6 (7.69%) Ruby
10 4 (5.13%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.56%) Scala
13 1 (1.28%) F#
13 1 (1.28%) SPARQL
13 1 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (33.33%) DICOM
1 26 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 26 (33.33%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Packer
1 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Talend
3 1 (1.28%) Google
3 1 (1.28%) IBM
3 1 (1.28%) ILOG
3 1 (1.28%) Intel
3 1 (1.28%) Pega
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