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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 101 124 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.29% 13.09% 12.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.69% 18.00% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 113 134
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
605 689 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.61% 72.76% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 501 590 803
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 87 (43.50%) SQL
2 86 (43.00%) Java
3 85 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (41.50%) C#
5 68 (34.00%) C++
6 66 (33.00%) .NET
7 57 (28.50%) HTML
8 54 (27.00%) Web Services
8 54 (27.00%) TDD
9 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
10 50 (25.00%) XML
11 47 (23.50%) Big Data
12 44 (22.00%) Computer Science
13 43 (21.50%) ASP.NET
14 42 (21.00%) Mathematics
15 41 (20.50%) SQL Server
15 41 (20.50%) Linux
15 41 (20.50%) Degree
16 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
17 38 (19.00%) Oracle
17 38 (19.00%) NoSQL
18 35 (17.50%) Python
19 34 (17.00%) OO
19 34 (17.00%) Spring
20 33 (16.50%) CSS
21 31 (15.50%) Physics
22 29 (14.50%) J2EE
23 28 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
24 26 (13.00%) Scrum
24 26 (13.00%) Node.js

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (13.00%) Node.js
2 8 (4.00%) IIS
2 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.00%) Apache
7 3 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.00%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (9.50%) GitHub
2 4 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.50%) Intranet
2 2 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.50%) Big Data
2 41 (20.50%) SQL Server
3 38 (19.00%) NoSQL
4 17 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.00%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.50%) RDBMS
8 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.00%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.50%) MySQL
11 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.50%) Siebel EIM
14 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.50%) Subversion
4 6 (3.00%) JIRA
5 5 (2.50%) CMake
6 4 (2.00%) PyUnit
6 4 (2.00%) JUnit
7 3 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.50%) Grunt
7 3 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.50%) Bower
8 2 (1.00%) GDB
8 2 (1.00%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.00%) Ant
9 1 (0.50%) Selenium
9 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (9.00%) Marketing
2 14 (7.00%) Legal
3 13 (6.50%) Publishing
4 12 (6.00%) Finance
5 3 (1.50%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (68.50%) Software Engineer
2 101 (50.50%) Developer
3 39 (19.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 32 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 32 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 26 (13.00%) Web Developer
6 23 (11.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (11.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (11.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 22 (11.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 18 (9.00%) Senior Developer
10 16 (8.00%) Graduate
11 14 (7.00%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.50%) .NET Software Engineer
13 10 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
13 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
13 10 (5.00%) Programmer
13 10 (5.00%) C# Programmer
14 9 (4.50%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (33.00%) .NET
2 57 (28.50%) HTML
3 54 (27.00%) Web Services
4 50 (25.00%) XML
5 43 (21.50%) ASP.NET
6 34 (17.00%) Spring
7 33 (16.50%) CSS
8 29 (14.50%) J2EE
9 26 (13.00%) AngularJS
10 21 (10.50%) jQuery
11 17 (8.50%) Ember.js
11 17 (8.50%) Backbone.js
12 14 (7.00%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (7.00%) RESTful
12 14 (7.00%) Ajax
13 11 (5.50%) Middleware
14 9 (4.50%) WCF
14 9 (4.50%) SOAP
15 8 (4.00%) WPF
15 8 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 42 (21.00%) Mathematics
3 31 (15.50%) Physics
4 23 (11.50%) Open Source
5 20 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.50%) Statistics
7 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
7 14 (7.00%) User Experience
8 13 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (4.00%) Algorithms
10 6 (3.00%) Web 2.0
11 5 (2.50%) Robotics
11 5 (2.50%) Chemistry
12 4 (2.00%) Data Integration
12 4 (2.00%) Clustering
13 3 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (1.50%) Device Driver
14 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
14 2 (1.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.50%) Linux
2 24 (12.00%) Windows
3 8 (4.00%) FreeBSD
4 4 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.00%) TDD
3 34 (17.00%) OO
4 28 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (13.00%) Scrum
5 26 (13.00%) Analytics
6 25 (12.50%) BDD
7 24 (12.00%) MVC
8 22 (11.00%) Test Automation
9 19 (9.50%) Integration Testing
9 19 (9.50%) Web Development
10 14 (7.00%) Risk Management
10 14 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (6.50%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.00%) SOA
13 7 (3.50%) Parallel Computing
14 6 (3.00%) Data Modelling
15 5 (2.50%) Regression Testing
15 5 (2.50%) Unit Testing
16 4 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.50%) SQL
2 86 (43.00%) Java
3 83 (41.50%) C#
4 68 (34.00%) C++
5 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
6 35 (17.50%) Python
7 25 (12.50%) PHP
8 17 (8.50%) Perl
9 10 (5.00%) Ruby
10 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.00%) VB
11 6 (3.00%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.50%) Scala
12 5 (2.50%) ActionScript
12 5 (2.50%) C
13 3 (1.50%) VBScript
13 3 (1.50%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.00%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (20.50%) Degree
2 22 (11.00%) PhD
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Firmware
3 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (19.00%) Oracle
3 17 (8.50%) Twitter
4 5 (2.50%) VMware
5 3 (1.50%) IBM
5 3 (1.50%) Siebel
6 2 (1.00%) Cisco
6 2 (1.00%) Adobe
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Linux Recruit
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Posted: Yesterday
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
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Diamond Light Source
Salary: Circa £30k - £55k, for the Lead role + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus a great bonus!
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