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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 28 54 19
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 48 27 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.67% 3.56% 12.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 3.69% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 107
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,000 £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
604 731 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.49% 96.31% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 562 600 777
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
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 6 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (57.89%) C++
3 54 (47.37%) Degree
4 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (46.49%) Linux
5 46 (40.35%) TDD
6 42 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 41 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 32 (28.07%) Python
10 30 (26.32%) Windows
11 27 (23.68%) C#
12 26 (22.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 25 (21.93%) STL
13 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
14 24 (21.05%) .NET
15 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
16 22 (19.30%) Open Source
16 22 (19.30%) C
16 22 (19.30%) SQL
17 21 (18.42%) Java
17 21 (18.42%) Node.js
17 21 (18.42%) Algorithms
18 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
18 19 (16.67%) Mathematics
18 19 (16.67%) OO
18 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
19 17 (14.91%) Biotechnology
19 17 (14.91%) Ruby
20 16 (14.04%) MVC

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 21 (18.42%) Node.js
2 11 (9.65%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.51%) CloudFront
4 4 (3.51%) Route 53
4 4 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) MySQL
1 14 (12.28%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.89%) Big Data
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.26%) CouchDB
4 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
2 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
3 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.77%) Bower
4 10 (8.77%) Grunt
4 10 (8.77%) gulp
4 10 (8.77%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (8.77%) Mocha
4 10 (8.77%) Protractor
5 9 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (7.89%) Hudson
6 8 (7.02%) GCC
6 8 (7.02%) GDB
7 7 (6.14%) Ant
7 7 (6.14%) JUnit
7 7 (6.14%) Maven
7 7 (6.14%) Mockito
7 7 (6.14%) Subversion
8 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (7.02%) Electronics
2 7 (6.14%) Publishing
3 4 (3.51%) Japanese Language
3 4 (3.51%) Marketing
3 4 (3.51%) Russian Language
4 2 (1.75%) Finance
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 25 (21.93%) STL
3 24 (21.05%) .NET
4 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.77%) D3.js
6 10 (8.77%) Electron Framework
6 10 (8.77%) jQuery
7 9 (7.89%) CSS
7 9 (7.89%) Web Services
7 9 (7.89%) WebSockets
8 8 (7.02%) Qt
8 8 (7.02%) Symfony
9 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.14%) J2SE
9 7 (6.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (6.14%) Spring
9 7 (6.14%) XML
10 6 (5.26%) HTML
10 6 (5.26%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.42%) Algorithms
3 19 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 17 (14.91%) Biotechnology
5 11 (9.65%) Hedge funds
6 9 (7.89%) Device Driver
6 9 (7.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (7.02%) Semantic Web
8 7 (6.14%) Visualisation
9 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.51%) User Experience
11 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
11 3 (2.63%) e-Learning
12 2 (1.75%) Physics
13 1 (0.88%) Clustering
13 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.49%) Linux
2 30 (26.32%) Windows
3 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.75%) Android
6 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.35%) TDD
4 41 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (19.30%) Open Source
6 19 (16.67%) OO
6 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.04%) MVC
8 14 (12.28%) Data Acquisition
9 12 (10.53%) Time Management
10 11 (9.65%) DevOps
11 9 (7.89%) BDD
11 9 (7.89%) Systematic Trading
12 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.02%) Image Processing
12 8 (7.02%) Process Improvement
12 8 (7.02%) Scrum
13 7 (6.14%) OOP
14 6 (5.26%) OOD
14 6 (5.26%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.89%) C++
2 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.07%) Python
4 27 (23.68%) C#
5 22 (19.30%) C
5 22 (19.30%) SQL
6 21 (18.42%) Java
7 17 (14.91%) Ruby
8 8 (7.02%) PHP
9 7 (6.14%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.51%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.63%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (47.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) DICOM
2 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.75%) ISO13485
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.14%) Ansible
2 7 (6.14%) Puppet
3 4 (3.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle
2 7 (6.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.63%) Progress
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Talend
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