The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 15 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 93 134 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.90% 13.47% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 17.84% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 128 101
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 751 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.39% 75.48% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 455 661 755
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Oxford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 91 (43.13%) C#
2 89 (42.18%) SQL
3 88 (41.71%) Java
4 79 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (33.65%) .NET
6 69 (32.70%) C++
7 64 (30.33%) Web Services
8 59 (27.96%) HTML
9 58 (27.49%) XML
9 58 (27.49%) Degree
10 54 (25.59%) TDD
11 52 (24.64%) SQL Server
11 52 (24.64%) ASP.NET
12 46 (21.80%) Oracle
13 45 (21.33%) JavaScript
14 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
15 43 (20.38%) Computer Science
15 43 (20.38%) Big Data
16 42 (19.91%) Mathematics
17 41 (19.43%) Spring
18 40 (18.96%) Linux
19 36 (17.06%) J2EE
20 34 (16.11%) Physics
21 31 (14.69%) Scrum
22 30 (14.22%) NoSQL
23 28 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
24 27 (12.80%) Test Automation
24 27 (12.80%) CSS
25 26 (12.32%) OO
25 26 (12.32%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.16%) Node.js
2 12 (5.69%) IIS
3 8 (3.79%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.79%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.84%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.95%) SAS
8 2 (0.95%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.37%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.16%) GitHub
3 8 (3.79%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.90%) HTTP
2 3 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.95%) VPN
3 2 (0.95%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) RTP
3 2 (0.95%) RTSP
3 2 (0.95%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) RFID
4 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.38%) Big Data
3 30 (14.22%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (7.58%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.79%) MySQL
7 8 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (3.79%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.32%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.32%) Apache Hive
8 7 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.42%) Redis
10 3 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.11%) CMake
4 7 (3.32%) PyUnit
4 7 (3.32%) Subversion
4 7 (3.32%) JUnit
5 6 (2.84%) JIRA
6 4 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.95%) Ant
8 2 (0.95%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.95%) GDB
9 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.47%) Selenium
9 1 (0.47%) Maven
9 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
General
1 15 (7.11%) Finance
2 14 (6.64%) Legal
2 14 (6.64%) Publishing
3 11 (5.21%) Marketing
4 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.95%) Electronics
5 2 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (67.77%) Software Engineer
2 94 (44.55%) Developer
3 40 (18.96%) Senior Software Engineer
4 30 (14.22%) C# Developer
5 27 (12.80%) Software Developer
6 26 (12.32%) C# Software Engineer
7 25 (11.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (11.37%) .NET Developer
9 21 (9.95%) Web Developer
9 21 (9.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (9.00%) Java Developer
10 19 (9.00%) Senior Developer
11 14 (6.64%) Graduate
12 12 (5.69%) .NET Software Engineer
12 12 (5.69%) Programmer
13 11 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (4.74%) .NET Programmer
14 10 (4.74%) C# Programmer
14 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.65%) .NET
2 64 (30.33%) Web Services
3 59 (27.96%) HTML
4 58 (27.49%) XML
5 52 (24.64%) ASP.NET
6 41 (19.43%) Spring
7 36 (17.06%) J2EE
8 27 (12.80%) CSS
9 21 (9.95%) jQuery
10 17 (8.06%) Middleware
11 15 (7.11%) AngularJS
12 14 (6.64%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (5.69%) .NET Framework
13 12 (5.69%) WCF
13 12 (5.69%) WPF
13 12 (5.69%) RESTful
14 11 (5.21%) HTML5
15 9 (4.27%) EJB
16 8 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 7 (3.32%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.38%) Computer Science
2 42 (19.91%) Mathematics
3 34 (16.11%) Physics
4 18 (8.53%) Open Source
5 16 (7.58%) Management Information System
6 15 (7.11%) Algorithms
6 15 (7.11%) Robotics
7 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.32%) User Experience
8 7 (3.32%) Statistics
9 5 (2.37%) CUDA
10 4 (1.90%) Clustering
10 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.95%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.95%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.47%) iPad
12 1 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.96%) Linux
2 16 (7.58%) Windows
3 13 (6.16%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.90%) Android
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.42%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.95%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.59%) TDD
3 31 (14.69%) Scrum
4 28 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (12.80%) Test Automation
6 26 (12.32%) OO
7 25 (11.85%) BDD
8 24 (11.37%) Integration Testing
8 24 (11.37%) MVC
9 16 (7.58%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.11%) Regression Testing
11 14 (6.64%) Risk Management
11 14 (6.64%) Analytics
12 10 (4.74%) Web Development
13 8 (3.79%) SOA
14 7 (3.32%) Coaching
14 7 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (3.32%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.32%) Data Modelling
15 6 (2.84%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 91 (43.13%) C#
2 89 (42.18%) SQL
3 88 (41.71%) Java
4 69 (32.70%) C++
5 45 (21.33%) JavaScript
6 26 (12.32%) Python
7 18 (8.53%) C
8 13 (6.16%) PHP
9 11 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.79%) MATLAB
10 8 (3.79%) Perl
10 8 (3.79%) Ruby
11 6 (2.84%) VB
12 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.42%) VBScript
12 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.95%) Delphi
13 2 (0.95%) VBA
13 2 (0.95%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.95%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 58 (27.49%) Degree
2 16 (7.58%) PhD
3 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (21.80%) Oracle
2 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.32%) Twitter
3 7 (3.32%) VMware
4 5 (2.37%) IBM
4 5 (2.37%) Siebel
5 2 (0.95%) Sybase
5 2 (0.95%) Cognos
5 2 (0.95%) Adobe
5 2 (0.95%) Informatica
5 2 (0.95%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £250 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago