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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 86 129 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.68% 15.97% 8.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.80% 20.35% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74 121 82
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £67,500 £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
623 634 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.39% 78.47% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 524 578 648
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,191 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (44.14%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.38%) Degree
3 56 (38.62%) Computer Science
3 56 (38.62%) Java
4 54 (37.24%) C++
5 50 (34.48%) SQL
6 47 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (31.72%) C#
8 37 (25.52%) Python
9 35 (24.14%) .NET
10 34 (23.45%) HTML
11 33 (22.76%) OO
11 33 (22.76%) Linux
12 32 (22.07%) jQuery
13 31 (21.38%) TDD
14 27 (18.62%) Subversion
14 27 (18.62%) ASP.NET
15 21 (14.48%) CSS
16 20 (13.79%) Project Management
16 20 (13.79%) Git (software)
17 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (12.41%) Windows
17 18 (12.41%) OOD
18 17 (11.72%) Web Services
18 17 (11.72%) MVC
18 17 (11.72%) AngularJS
19 14 (9.66%) C
19 14 (9.66%) PHP
20 13 (8.97%) Visual Studio
20 13 (8.97%) Boost C++ Libraries

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (7.59%) Node.js
2 5 (3.45%) Apache
3 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.07%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) SaaS
2 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.76%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.59%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Modbus
3 1 (0.69%) Profibus
3 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) MongoDB
1 11 (7.59%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.21%) MySQL
3 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.52%) CouchDB
5 5 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.07%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.38%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) Subversion
2 20 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.97%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.90%) Grunt
4 10 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (6.90%) Bower
5 4 (2.76%) GDB
6 3 (2.07%) Valgrind
6 3 (2.07%) GCC
6 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.69%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.69%) Mockito
8 1 (0.69%) JIRA
8 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.69%) JUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Hudson
8 1 (0.69%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (4.83%) Games
1 7 (4.83%) Marketing
2 4 (2.76%) Publishing
2 4 (2.76%) Electronics
3 3 (2.07%) Automotive
4 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.38%) Finance
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (47.59%) Developer
2 65 (44.83%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.72%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.66%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (7.59%) C++ Developer
7 9 (6.21%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.21%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.21%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Administrator
8 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Coordinator
8 8 (5.52%) Project Administrator
8 8 (5.52%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.52%) Project Coordinator
9 7 (4.83%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (4.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.14%) .NET
2 34 (23.45%) HTML
3 32 (22.07%) jQuery
4 27 (18.62%) ASP.NET
5 21 (14.48%) CSS
6 17 (11.72%) Web Services
6 17 (11.72%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 12 (8.28%) Hibernate
9 11 (7.59%) STL
10 10 (6.90%) JSF
10 10 (6.90%) JSP
10 10 (6.90%) Servlets
11 9 (6.21%) XML
12 8 (5.52%) LAMP
13 6 (4.14%) Ajax
13 6 (4.14%) Qt
13 6 (4.14%) HTML5
13 6 (4.14%) D3.js
14 5 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 56 (38.62%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.59%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.90%) Life Science
5 8 (5.52%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (4.83%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.45%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.76%) Physics
8 4 (2.76%) CUDA
8 4 (2.76%) Social Gaming
9 3 (2.07%) User Experience
9 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.38%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.38%) Robotics
11 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.76%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 9 (6.21%) Android
4 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.76%) UNIX
7 2 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.69%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.76%) OO
3 31 (21.38%) TDD
4 20 (13.79%) Project Management
5 18 (12.41%) OOD
5 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (11.72%) MVC
7 12 (8.28%) Open Source
8 9 (6.21%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.21%) SDLC
9 8 (5.52%) Scrum
10 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.83%) UML
11 6 (4.14%) OOP
11 6 (4.14%) DNA
11 6 (4.14%) Web Development
11 6 (4.14%) Image Processing
12 5 (3.45%) Mobile Development
12 5 (3.45%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.14%) JavaScript
2 56 (38.62%) Java
3 54 (37.24%) C++
4 50 (34.48%) SQL
5 46 (31.72%) C#
6 37 (25.52%) Python
7 14 (9.66%) PHP
7 14 (9.66%) C
8 12 (8.28%) Ruby
9 9 (6.21%) Perl
10 7 (4.83%) ActionScript
11 6 (4.14%) VB
11 6 (4.14%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.45%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.38%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (41.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
1 1 (0.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Firmware
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) Puppet
2 4 (2.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.45%) Apple
3 4 (2.76%) Perforce
3 4 (2.76%) VMware
4 3 (2.07%) Progress
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.69%) Telerik
5 1 (0.69%) Twitter
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