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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 68 205 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.96% 22.60% 9.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.24% 28.71% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 188 98
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £63,250 £60,750
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
605 714 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.71% 78.72% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 484 636 669
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 £32,450 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 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 70 (44.30%) JavaScript
2 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (41.14%) C++
4 64 (40.51%) Java
5 63 (39.87%) SQL
5 63 (39.87%) Computer Science
6 59 (37.34%) C#
7 52 (32.91%) Python
8 50 (31.65%) Degree
9 46 (29.11%) TDD
10 45 (28.48%) .NET
11 44 (27.85%) OO
12 41 (25.95%) HTML
13 34 (21.52%) Linux
14 33 (20.89%) CSS
15 31 (19.62%) Node.js
16 30 (18.99%) Windows
17 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
18 27 (17.09%) jQuery
19 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (15.82%) Mathematics
19 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET
20 24 (15.19%) Subversion
21 23 (14.56%) Web Services
21 23 (14.56%) NoSQL
22 22 (13.92%) PHP
23 18 (11.39%) MVC
24 17 (10.76%) Perl
24 17 (10.76%) Open Source
24 17 (10.76%) Big Data

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 31 (19.62%) Node.js
2 8 (5.06%) Apache
3 6 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.80%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.63%) SAS
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.70%) SaaS
2 5 (3.16%) GitHub
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) HTTP
1 5 (3.16%) DNS
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.56%) NoSQL
2 17 (10.76%) Big Data
3 15 (9.49%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.49%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.06%) CouchDB
6 6 (3.80%) MySQL
7 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.90%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 24 (15.19%) Subversion
2 17 (10.76%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.86%) Bower
3 14 (8.86%) Grunt
3 14 (8.86%) Karma Test Runner
3 14 (8.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.27%) GDB
6 1 (0.63%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.63%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.63%) GCC
6 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (6.96%) Marketing
2 5 (3.16%) Games
3 2 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.63%) Electronics
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (56.33%) Software Engineer
2 77 (48.73%) Developer
3 19 (12.03%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (10.76%) Software Developer
5 14 (8.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (7.59%) C++ Developer
7 11 (6.96%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.96%) Architect
7 11 (6.96%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.43%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.80%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.80%) .NET Software Engineer
13 5 (3.16%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.48%) .NET
2 41 (25.95%) HTML
3 33 (20.89%) CSS
4 29 (18.35%) AngularJS
5 27 (17.09%) jQuery
6 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET
7 23 (14.56%) Web Services
8 15 (9.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 15 (9.49%) Ajax
9 12 (7.59%) XML
9 12 (7.59%) STL
10 10 (6.33%) Ember.js
10 10 (6.33%) Backbone.js
11 9 (5.70%) HTML5
12 8 (5.06%) .NET Framework
13 7 (4.43%) Spring
13 7 (4.43%) J2EE
13 7 (4.43%) Hibernate
14 6 (3.80%) LAMP
14 6 (3.80%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 63 (39.87%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.82%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.76%) Open Source
4 12 (7.59%) Physics
5 11 (6.96%) Algorithms
6 9 (5.70%) Life Science
6 9 (5.70%) Web 2.0
7 8 (5.06%) Device Driver
7 8 (5.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (5.06%) User Experience
8 7 (4.43%) Statistics
9 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (3.16%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.53%) Social Gaming
12 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.27%) Chemistry
14 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.52%) Linux
2 30 (18.99%) Windows
3 8 (5.06%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.80%) UNIX
4 6 (3.80%) Android
5 5 (3.16%) FreeBSD
6 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.11%) TDD
3 44 (27.85%) OO
4 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (11.39%) MVC
6 16 (10.13%) Analytics
7 15 (9.49%) Web Development
8 11 (6.96%) OOD
9 10 (6.33%) OOP
10 9 (5.70%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.70%) Scrum
11 8 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (4.43%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.43%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.43%) Project Management
13 6 (3.80%) DNA
13 6 (3.80%) Image Processing
13 6 (3.80%) BDD
13 6 (3.80%) Parallel Computing
14 5 (3.16%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 70 (44.30%) JavaScript
2 65 (41.14%) C++
3 64 (40.51%) Java
4 63 (39.87%) SQL
5 59 (37.34%) C#
6 52 (32.91%) Python
7 22 (13.92%) PHP
8 17 (10.76%) Perl
9 14 (8.86%) Ruby
10 9 (5.70%) C
11 8 (5.06%) MATLAB
12 7 (4.43%) ActionScript
13 5 (3.16%) Scala
14 3 (1.90%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.90%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.27%) VB
15 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.63%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 50 (31.65%) Degree
2 9 (5.70%) PhD
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) JTAG
1 1 (0.63%) QA
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) Firmware
2 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.16%) Puppet
2 4 (2.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (5.70%) Twitter
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle
3 6 (3.80%) VMware
4 5 (3.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.53%) Perforce
6 3 (1.90%) Progress
6 3 (1.90%) Apple
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
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