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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 17 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 119 85 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.91% 11.58% 13.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.37% 13.45% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 103 71 88
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £64,450
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
685 632 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.84% 86.10% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 572 517 540
Average salary £50,000 £48,743 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.57% +14.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 86 (41.15%) JavaScript
2 84 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (36.84%) Java
3 77 (36.84%) Linux
4 76 (36.36%) Degree
5 75 (35.89%) C++
6 67 (32.06%) Computer Science
7 65 (31.10%) SQL
8 62 (29.67%) C#
8 62 (29.67%) TDD
9 47 (22.49%) .NET
10 46 (22.01%) Python
10 46 (22.01%) jQuery
11 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
12 38 (18.18%) HTML
12 38 (18.18%) Node.js
13 36 (17.22%) CSS
13 36 (17.22%) OO
13 36 (17.22%) MVC
13 36 (17.22%) Unit Testing
13 36 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (15.79%) Spring
15 32 (15.31%) Windows
15 32 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (13.88%) Big Data
16 29 (13.88%) ASP.NET
17 27 (12.92%) Mathematics
18 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
18 26 (12.44%) AngularJS
19 25 (11.96%) JUnit

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (18.18%) Node.js
2 21 (10.05%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.35%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.39%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.44%) Apache
5 3 (1.44%) CMS
6 2 (0.96%) JBoss
6 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) Drupal
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.39%) SaaS
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.91%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.91%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) Firewall
2 3 (1.44%) DNS
2 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) SSL
3 2 (0.96%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.88%) Big Data
2 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 22 (10.53%) MySQL
4 14 (6.70%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.31%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.87%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) Redis
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.96%) JUnit
3 24 (11.48%) Visual Studio
4 23 (11.00%) Mockito
5 21 (10.05%) Jenkins
6 20 (9.57%) Maven
7 17 (8.13%) Ant
8 14 (6.70%) GCC
8 14 (6.70%) Subversion
9 11 (5.26%) GDB
10 10 (4.78%) Bower
10 10 (4.78%) Grunt
10 10 (4.78%) gulp
10 10 (4.78%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (4.78%) Mocha
10 10 (4.78%) Protractor
11 6 (2.87%) Selenium
12 4 (1.91%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.91%) JIRA
13 3 (1.44%) Xcode
General
1 18 (8.61%) Publishing
2 11 (5.26%) Electronics
3 7 (3.35%) Finance
3 7 (3.35%) Marketing
4 6 (2.87%) Games
5 4 (1.91%) Japanese Language
5 4 (1.91%) Retail
5 4 (1.91%) Russian Language
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Front Office
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 128 (61.24%) Developer
2 109 (52.15%) Software Engineer
3 55 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 47 (22.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 43 (20.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 40 (19.14%) Java Developer
7 31 (14.83%) C# Developer
8 30 (14.35%) Java Engineer
8 30 (14.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (13.88%) Java Software Developer
10 26 (12.44%) .NET Developer
11 25 (11.96%) C++ Developer
12 21 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (9.09%) Senior Developer
13 19 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
14 17 (8.13%) Python Developer
15 16 (7.66%) JavaScript Developer
16 15 (7.18%) Angular Developer
17 13 (6.22%) JavaScript Engineer
18 12 (5.74%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.49%) .NET
2 46 (22.01%) jQuery
3 38 (18.18%) HTML
4 36 (17.22%) CSS
5 33 (15.79%) Spring
6 29 (13.88%) ASP.NET
7 26 (12.44%) AngularJS
8 25 (11.96%) XML
9 22 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 22 (10.53%) STL
9 22 (10.53%) Web Services
10 18 (8.61%) REST
11 17 (8.13%) Grails
12 16 (7.66%) HTML5
12 16 (7.66%) Play Framework
12 16 (7.66%) Spring MVC
13 14 (6.70%) Ajax
14 12 (5.74%) JMS
14 12 (5.74%) WinForms
15 11 (5.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (32.06%) Computer Science
2 27 (12.92%) Mathematics
3 25 (11.96%) Semantic Web
4 19 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.78%) CUDA
5 10 (4.78%) User Experience
6 9 (4.31%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.35%) Device Driver
7 7 (3.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (3.35%) Physics
8 6 (2.87%) Biotechnology
8 6 (2.87%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.39%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.91%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.44%) Animation
11 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.44%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 77 (36.84%) Linux
2 32 (15.31%) Windows
3 10 (4.78%) Unix
4 8 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.91%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.67%) TDD
3 36 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (17.22%) MVC
3 36 (17.22%) OO
3 36 (17.22%) Unit Testing
4 21 (10.05%) Scrum
5 20 (9.57%) Open Source
5 20 (9.57%) Product Management
6 18 (8.61%) Data Management
6 18 (8.61%) Process Improvement
6 18 (8.61%) SDLC
7 17 (8.13%) OOD
8 16 (7.66%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.70%) Data Protection
10 13 (6.22%) BDD
10 13 (6.22%) DevOps
10 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.22%) SOA
11 10 (4.78%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 86 (41.15%) JavaScript
2 77 (36.84%) Java
3 75 (35.89%) C++
4 65 (31.10%) SQL
5 62 (29.67%) C#
6 46 (22.01%) Python
7 19 (9.09%) PHP
8 14 (6.70%) Ruby
9 10 (4.78%) Perl
9 10 (4.78%) XPath
10 9 (4.31%) C
11 6 (2.87%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.39%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.39%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.39%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.91%) Lua
14 3 (1.44%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.96%) R
16 1 (0.48%) Scala
16 1 (0.48%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 76 (36.36%) Degree
2 12 (5.74%) PhD
3 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SDET
Systems Management
1 24 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (11.00%) Ansible
2 23 (11.00%) Puppet
3 4 (1.91%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (11.00%) Oracle
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.35%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.39%) IBM
5 4 (1.91%) Progress
6 3 (1.44%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.48%) Google
7 1 (0.48%) Perforce
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.48%) Talend
7 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Bonus, 27 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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G2 Recruitment
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago