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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 103 101 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.07% 10.76% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.59% 14.41% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 99 69
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
554 701 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.68% 74.65% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 474 614 549
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 127 (44.10%) C#
2 118 (40.97%) Java
3 117 (40.63%) .NET
4 113 (39.24%) C++
5 111 (38.54%) SQL
6 98 (34.03%) TDD
7 91 (31.60%) Degree
8 83 (28.82%) SQL Server
8 83 (28.82%) ASP.NET
9 79 (27.43%) HTML
10 78 (27.08%) Mathematics
11 72 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 71 (24.65%) Microsoft
13 69 (23.96%) JavaScript
14 60 (20.83%) XML
15 59 (20.49%) Web Services
16 58 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
17 55 (19.10%) Physics
18 53 (18.40%) Linux
19 50 (17.36%) Oracle
19 50 (17.36%) BDD
20 48 (16.67%) OO
21 46 (15.97%) CSS
22 45 (15.63%) Big Data
23 43 (14.93%) MVC
24 41 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC
25 35 (12.15%) C
26 34 (11.81%) Spring
26 34 (11.81%) Scrum
26 34 (11.81%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (6.94%) IIS
2 11 (3.82%) Node.js
3 7 (2.43%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.39%) Apache
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.04%) Drupal
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 15 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.47%) GitHub
3 9 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) HTTP
1 5 (1.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) Intranet
2 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.04%) Firewall
2 3 (1.04%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.69%) RTSP
3 2 (0.69%) Network Security
3 2 (0.69%) VPN
3 2 (0.69%) DNS
3 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.69%) RTP
4 1 (0.35%) RFID
4 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.82%) SQL Server
2 45 (15.63%) Big Data
3 24 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (7.99%) NoSQL
5 22 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (5.21%) Oracle Database
8 14 (4.86%) Hadoop
8 14 (4.86%) Apache Hive
8 14 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (4.86%) MySQL
9 9 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.04%) Siebel EIM
14 3 (1.04%) Oracle OWB
14 3 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.21%) CMake
4 14 (4.86%) PyUnit
4 14 (4.86%) JUnit
5 7 (2.43%) Subversion
6 5 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.74%) JIRA
7 3 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.69%) Ant
8 2 (0.69%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.69%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.69%) GDB
9 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.35%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 24 (8.33%) Finance
2 15 (5.21%) Publishing
3 12 (4.17%) Legal
4 10 (3.47%) Retail
5 5 (1.74%) Marketing
6 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 177 (61.46%) Software Engineer
2 135 (46.88%) Developer
3 44 (15.28%) C# Software Engineer
4 43 (14.93%) Software Developer
5 42 (14.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 40 (13.89%) C# Developer
7 37 (12.85%) .NET Developer
8 36 (12.50%) Senior Developer
9 35 (12.15%) Senior Software Engineer
10 32 (11.11%) Web Developer
11 27 (9.38%) Java Developer
12 21 (7.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (6.60%) C# Software Developer
14 18 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
15 17 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (5.90%) Programmer
15 17 (5.90%) Java Software Engineer
16 16 (5.56%) Architect
17 12 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (40.63%) .NET
2 83 (28.82%) ASP.NET
3 79 (27.43%) HTML
4 60 (20.83%) XML
5 59 (20.49%) Web Services
6 46 (15.97%) CSS
7 41 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (11.81%) Spring
9 32 (11.11%) HTML5
9 32 (11.11%) jQuery
10 30 (10.42%) .NET Framework
11 29 (10.07%) J2EE
12 24 (8.33%) CSS3
13 22 (7.64%) WCF
13 22 (7.64%) WPF
14 19 (6.60%) Middleware
15 14 (4.86%) JDBC
16 13 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 12 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (27.08%) Mathematics
2 72 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 55 (19.10%) Physics
4 23 (7.99%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (7.29%) Mobile App
5 21 (7.29%) Management Information System
6 19 (6.60%) Open Source
7 15 (5.21%) Robotics
8 10 (3.47%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.74%) Statistics
9 5 (1.74%) CUDA
10 4 (1.39%) Clustering
11 3 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.69%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.69%) Firmware
12 2 (0.69%) Online Games
13 1 (0.35%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.35%) iPad
13 1 (0.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.40%) Linux
2 23 (7.99%) Windows
3 22 (7.64%) Android
4 20 (6.94%) Apple iOS
5 17 (5.90%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.04%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) UNIX
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.03%) TDD
2 58 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (17.36%) BDD
4 48 (16.67%) OO
5 43 (14.93%) MVC
6 34 (11.81%) Scrum
7 27 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 26 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (8.68%) Integration Testing
10 19 (6.60%) iOS Development
11 18 (6.25%) Android Development
12 17 (5.90%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.21%) Machine Learning
14 15 (5.21%) Regression Testing
15 14 (4.86%) OOP
16 12 (4.17%) Risk Management
16 12 (4.17%) Project Management
17 11 (3.82%) Analytics
18 10 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 127 (44.10%) C#
2 118 (40.97%) Java
3 113 (39.24%) C++
4 111 (38.54%) SQL
5 69 (23.96%) JavaScript
6 35 (12.15%) C
7 34 (11.81%) Python
8 33 (11.46%) PHP
9 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.78%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.43%) Delphi
11 7 (2.43%) VBA
12 6 (2.08%) VB
13 5 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.74%) Ruby
14 4 (1.39%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.04%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.04%) Visual J++
15 3 (1.04%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (31.60%) Degree
2 34 (11.81%) PhD
3 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.04%) vSphere
3 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 50 (17.36%) Oracle
3 10 (3.47%) VMware
4 7 (2.43%) Sybase
5 5 (1.74%) Siebel
5 5 (1.74%) IBM
5 5 (1.74%) Twitter
6 3 (1.04%) Informatica
6 3 (1.04%) Cognos
7 2 (0.69%) DataFlux
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago