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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 102 105 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.07% 11.67% 9.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 14.94% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 104 87
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
561 703 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.38% 78.11% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 472 619 630
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 122 (44.69%) C#
2 111 (40.66%) Java
3 108 (39.56%) SQL
4 106 (38.83%) .NET
4 106 (38.83%) C++
5 88 (32.23%) TDD
6 87 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (30.04%) Degree
8 77 (28.21%) SQL Server
8 77 (28.21%) ASP.NET
9 73 (26.74%) HTML
10 69 (25.27%) Mathematics
11 65 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 64 (23.44%) JavaScript
13 63 (23.08%) Web Services
13 63 (23.08%) XML
14 62 (22.71%) Computer Science
15 53 (19.41%) Linux
16 51 (18.68%) Oracle
17 49 (17.95%) Physics
18 46 (16.85%) BDD
18 46 (16.85%) Big Data
19 44 (16.12%) OO
20 40 (14.65%) CSS
21 39 (14.29%) MVC
22 35 (12.82%) Scrum
22 35 (12.82%) Spring
23 31 (11.36%) C
23 31 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
24 30 (10.99%) PHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (6.23%) IIS
2 13 (4.76%) Node.js
3 8 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.47%) Apache
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.10%) Drupal
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.73%) SAS
9 2 (0.73%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.73%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.76%) GitHub
3 9 (3.30%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) HTTP
2 4 (1.47%) Internet
3 3 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.10%) Intranet
4 2 (0.73%) RTP
4 2 (0.73%) VPN
4 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.73%) RTSP
4 2 (0.73%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) RFID
5 1 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 46 (16.85%) Big Data
3 26 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 21 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (5.86%) Oracle Database
8 15 (5.49%) MySQL
9 12 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.40%) Hadoop
9 12 (4.40%) Apache Hive
10 11 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (2.56%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (1.10%) Redis
16 3 (1.10%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 25 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.33%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.49%) CMake
4 12 (4.40%) JUnit
4 12 (4.40%) PyUnit
5 7 (2.56%) Subversion
6 6 (2.20%) JIRA
7 5 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.73%) Ant
9 2 (0.73%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.73%) GDB
10 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.37%) Selenium
10 1 (0.37%) Maven
10 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (9.89%) Finance
2 14 (5.13%) Legal
2 14 (5.13%) Publishing
3 10 (3.66%) Retail
4 5 (1.83%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.10%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 173 (63.37%) Software Engineer
2 127 (46.52%) Developer
3 43 (15.75%) Software Developer
4 39 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 39 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 38 (13.92%) C++ Software Engineer
6 36 (13.19%) Senior Developer
7 35 (12.82%) .NET Developer
7 35 (12.82%) C# Developer
8 32 (11.72%) Web Developer
9 21 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 19 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (6.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.49%) C# Web Developer
11 15 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (5.49%) Programmer
11 15 (5.49%) Architect
12 12 (4.40%) Graduate
12 12 (4.40%) Java Software Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (38.83%) .NET
2 77 (28.21%) ASP.NET
3 73 (26.74%) HTML
4 63 (23.08%) Web Services
4 63 (23.08%) XML
5 40 (14.65%) CSS
6 35 (12.82%) Spring
7 31 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (10.99%) J2EE
9 29 (10.62%) jQuery
10 26 (9.52%) HTML5
11 25 (9.16%) .NET Framework
12 19 (6.96%) WCF
12 19 (6.96%) WPF
13 18 (6.59%) Middleware
13 18 (6.59%) CSS3
14 14 (5.13%) AngularJS
14 14 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (4.40%) JDBC
16 10 (3.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.27%) Mathematics
2 62 (22.71%) Computer Science
3 49 (17.95%) Physics
4 22 (8.06%) Management Information System
5 20 (7.33%) Open Source
6 18 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (6.23%) Mobile App
8 15 (5.49%) Robotics
9 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.56%) Statistics
11 5 (1.83%) CUDA
11 5 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.47%) Clustering
12 4 (1.47%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.73%) Firmware
13 2 (0.73%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.37%) iPhone
14 1 (0.37%) iPad
14 1 (0.37%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.41%) Linux
2 18 (6.59%) Windows
2 18 (6.59%) Android
3 16 (5.86%) Embedded Linux
3 16 (5.86%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.10%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (32.23%) TDD
2 87 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (16.85%) BDD
4 44 (16.12%) OO
5 39 (14.29%) MVC
6 35 (12.82%) Scrum
7 28 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 27 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (9.16%) Integration Testing
10 16 (5.86%) Unit Testing
11 15 (5.49%) iOS Development
11 15 (5.49%) Regression Testing
12 14 (5.13%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.13%) Analytics
12 14 (5.13%) Android Development
13 13 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (4.76%) OOP
14 12 (4.40%) Machine Learning
14 12 (4.40%) Coaching
15 11 (4.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (44.69%) C#
2 111 (40.66%) Java
3 108 (39.56%) SQL
4 106 (38.83%) C++
5 64 (23.44%) JavaScript
6 31 (11.36%) C
7 30 (10.99%) PHP
7 30 (10.99%) Python
8 10 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.93%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.20%) VB
10 6 (2.20%) VBA
10 6 (2.20%) Delphi
11 5 (1.83%) Ruby
11 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.10%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.10%) Visual J++
13 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (30.04%) Degree
2 29 (10.62%) PhD
3 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) vSphere
2 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (18.68%) Oracle
3 8 (2.93%) VMware
4 7 (2.56%) Twitter
5 6 (2.20%) Sybase
6 5 (1.83%) IBM
6 5 (1.83%) Siebel
7 3 (1.10%) Informatica
7 3 (1.10%) Cognos
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe
8 2 (0.73%) DataFlux
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