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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 75 190 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.12% 21.16% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.46% 26.69% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 179 91
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
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
602 712 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.24% 79.29% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 482 647 692
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 £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 69 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (42.18%) Computer Science
4 60 (40.82%) Java
4 60 (40.82%) C++
5 55 (37.41%) SQL
6 54 (36.73%) C#
7 52 (35.37%) Degree
8 49 (33.33%) Python
9 44 (29.93%) .NET
9 44 (29.93%) TDD
10 41 (27.89%) OO
11 38 (25.85%) HTML
12 36 (24.49%) Linux
13 30 (20.41%) jQuery
14 29 (19.73%) CSS
15 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
16 26 (17.69%) Node.js
16 26 (17.69%) Subversion
16 26 (17.69%) ASP.NET
17 24 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (15.65%) Windows
19 21 (14.29%) PHP
20 20 (13.61%) Web Services
21 19 (12.93%) Git (software)
22 16 (10.88%) Mathematics
22 16 (10.88%) NoSQL
22 16 (10.88%) MVC
23 15 (10.20%) Visual Studio
23 15 (10.20%) Open Source

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (17.69%) Node.js
2 8 (5.44%) Apache
3 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.40%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) SaaS
2 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.40%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) HTTP
2 5 (3.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.88%) NoSQL
2 14 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 14 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.80%) Big Data
4 8 (5.44%) MySQL
4 8 (5.44%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.44%) CouchDB
5 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.04%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (17.69%) Subversion
2 19 (12.93%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.20%) Visual Studio
4 14 (9.52%) Grunt
4 14 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 14 (9.52%) Bower
5 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.36%) GDB
7 1 (0.68%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.68%) JIRA
7 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) Valgrind
7 1 (0.68%) GCC
General
1 9 (6.12%) Marketing
2 7 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (1.36%) Electronics
3 2 (1.36%) Automotive
3 2 (1.36%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (51.02%) Software Engineer
2 73 (49.66%) Developer
3 15 (10.20%) Software Developer
3 15 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (8.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (8.16%) C++ Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Architect
7 10 (6.80%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.12%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.44%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.93%) .NET
2 38 (25.85%) HTML
3 30 (20.41%) jQuery
4 29 (19.73%) CSS
5 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
6 26 (17.69%) ASP.NET
7 20 (13.61%) Web Services
8 15 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 12 (8.16%) STL
10 11 (7.48%) Ajax
11 10 (6.80%) D3.js
12 8 (5.44%) HTML5
12 8 (5.44%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.44%) LAMP
12 8 (5.44%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.76%) JSF
13 7 (4.76%) JSP
13 7 (4.76%) Servlets
13 7 (4.76%) Backbone.js
13 7 (4.76%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (42.18%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.88%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.48%) Life Science
3 11 (7.48%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (5.44%) Device Driver
5 7 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 6 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.40%) Physics
7 5 (3.40%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.72%) Social Gaming
8 4 (2.72%) Statistics
8 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.72%) User Experience
9 3 (2.04%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.49%) Linux
2 23 (15.65%) Windows
3 8 (5.44%) Android
3 8 (5.44%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.08%) UNIX
5 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.36%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.93%) TDD
3 41 (27.89%) OO
4 24 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (10.88%) MVC
6 15 (10.20%) Open Source
7 13 (8.84%) Analytics
8 12 (8.16%) Web Development
9 11 (7.48%) OOD
10 10 (6.80%) OOP
10 10 (6.80%) Scrum
10 10 (6.80%) SDLC
11 9 (6.12%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.12%) Project Management
12 7 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.76%) BDD
13 6 (4.08%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.08%) DNA
13 6 (4.08%) Image Processing
14 5 (3.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 60 (40.82%) C++
2 60 (40.82%) Java
3 55 (37.41%) SQL
4 54 (36.73%) C#
5 49 (33.33%) Python
6 21 (14.29%) PHP
7 15 (10.20%) Ruby
8 13 (8.84%) Perl
9 11 (7.48%) C
10 8 (5.44%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.76%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.40%) VB
12 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.72%) Scala
13 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.04%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.36%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 52 (35.37%) Degree
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.36%) PhD
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) SLA
1 1 (0.68%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Firmware
2 3 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Puppet
2 4 (2.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (4.08%) VMware
1 6 (4.08%) Twitter
2 5 (3.40%) Apple
3 4 (2.72%) Perforce
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.04%) Progress
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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