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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 18 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 79 106 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.41% 14.08% 9.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.26% 17.94% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 101 87
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £32,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £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
596 591 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.52% 78.49% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 480 535 625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 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 68 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 62 (42.76%) Degree
3 56 (38.62%) Computer Science
3 56 (38.62%) Java
4 55 (37.93%) C++
5 52 (35.86%) SQL
6 47 (32.41%) C#
7 45 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (26.21%) .NET
9 35 (24.14%) Linux
9 35 (24.14%) jQuery
10 34 (23.45%) Python
11 33 (22.76%) HTML
12 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
12 31 (21.38%) OO
13 29 (20.00%) TDD
14 27 (18.62%) Subversion
15 23 (15.86%) MVC
16 20 (13.79%) Windows
16 20 (13.79%) OOD
16 20 (13.79%) CSS
16 20 (13.79%) Git (software)
17 19 (13.10%) Project Management
18 18 (12.41%) Visual Studio
19 16 (11.03%) Web Services
19 16 (11.03%) C
20 15 (10.34%) Hibernate
21 14 (9.66%) AngularJS
21 14 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
22 12 (8.28%) PHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (4.83%) Node.js
2 4 (2.76%) Apache
3 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.69%) SAS
4 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) SaaS
2 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) DNS
3 3 (2.07%) Modbus
3 3 (2.07%) Profibus
3 3 (2.07%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.69%) FTP
4 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.21%) MySQL
3 9 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.52%) CouchDB
4 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.14%) Big Data
6 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) Subversion
2 20 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.14%) GDB
4 6 (4.14%) Grunt
4 6 (4.14%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (4.14%) Bower
5 5 (3.45%) Mockito
5 5 (3.45%) JUnit
6 4 (2.76%) Valgrind
6 4 (2.76%) GCC
7 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.38%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.69%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.69%) Maven
9 1 (0.69%) JIRA
9 1 (0.69%) Ant
9 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.52%) Games
2 6 (4.14%) Electronics
3 5 (3.45%) Automotive
3 5 (3.45%) Publishing
3 5 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.38%) Finance
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (48.97%) Developer
2 65 (44.83%) Software Engineer
3 20 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.28%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.59%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.59%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Project Administrator
9 8 (5.52%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.52%) Project Coordinator
9 8 (5.52%) Administrator
9 8 (5.52%) Coordinator
9 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.21%) .NET
2 35 (24.14%) jQuery
3 33 (22.76%) HTML
4 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
5 20 (13.79%) CSS
6 16 (11.03%) Web Services
7 15 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 14 (9.66%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.59%) STL
9 11 (7.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (7.59%) JSF
10 10 (6.90%) JSP
10 10 (6.90%) Servlets
11 8 (5.52%) XML
11 8 (5.52%) LAMP
11 8 (5.52%) Spring
12 7 (4.83%) Middleware
12 7 (4.83%) ADO.NET
13 6 (4.14%) OpenMP
13 6 (4.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 56 (38.62%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.90%) Life Science
3 10 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.21%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.83%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (4.14%) CUDA
6 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.14%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (3.45%) Semantic Web
8 4 (2.76%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.76%) Social Gaming
8 4 (2.76%) Robotics
8 4 (2.76%) Physics
9 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.07%) User Experience
10 2 (1.38%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.14%) Linux
2 20 (13.79%) Windows
3 10 (6.90%) Android
4 9 (6.21%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.38%) UNIX
7 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.38%) OO
3 29 (20.00%) TDD
4 23 (15.86%) MVC
5 20 (13.79%) OOD
6 19 (13.10%) Project Management
7 14 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.28%) Open Source
9 10 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.52%) Scrum
11 7 (4.83%) Image Processing
11 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.83%) UML
11 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.83%) BDD
11 7 (4.83%) Mobile Development
11 7 (4.83%) SDLC
12 6 (4.14%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.14%) Parallel Programming
13 5 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 56 (38.62%) Java
3 55 (37.93%) C++
4 52 (35.86%) SQL
5 47 (32.41%) C#
6 34 (23.45%) Python
7 16 (11.03%) C
8 12 (8.28%) PHP
9 11 (7.59%) Ruby
10 8 (5.52%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.52%) VB
11 7 (4.83%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.14%) ActionScript
12 6 (4.14%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.45%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.45%) Perl
13 5 (3.45%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 62 (42.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) PhD
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) JTAG
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) Firmware
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) Puppet
2 5 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.45%) Ansible
3 4 (2.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.45%) Apple
3 4 (2.76%) Perforce
4 3 (2.07%) Progress
5 2 (1.38%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) Telerik
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
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