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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 93 97 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.60% 11.92% 13.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.87% 16.14% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 137
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
586 601 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.40% 73.83% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 479 505 755
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 83 (44.15%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (42.02%) C#
2 79 (42.02%) Java
2 79 (42.02%) SQL
3 64 (34.04%) C++
4 58 (30.85%) .NET
5 57 (30.32%) TDD
6 54 (28.72%) HTML
7 51 (27.13%) JavaScript
8 46 (24.47%) Web Services
9 45 (23.94%) Computer Science
10 44 (23.40%) XML
11 42 (22.34%) Linux
12 41 (21.81%) Python
13 40 (21.28%) Big Data
14 37 (19.68%) ASP.NET
14 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
15 36 (19.15%) CSS
16 35 (18.62%) Mathematics
17 34 (18.09%) Degree
17 34 (18.09%) NoSQL
18 33 (17.55%) OO
19 31 (16.49%) Microsoft
19 31 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (15.96%) Node.js
20 30 (15.96%) Oracle
21 28 (14.89%) Windows
21 28 (14.89%) Spring
22 27 (14.36%) PHP
22 27 (14.36%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (15.96%) Node.js
2 8 (4.26%) IIS
3 7 (3.72%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.72%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (3.19%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.66%) Apache
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (10.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.98%) GitHub
3 4 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.28%) Big Data
2 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
3 34 (18.09%) NoSQL
4 18 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (9.57%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.85%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.26%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.72%) MySQL
9 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.06%) Siebel EIM
14 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (9.04%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.79%) Subversion
4 8 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (4.26%) Grunt
4 8 (4.26%) Bower
5 6 (3.19%) JIRA
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.60%) JUnit
6 3 (1.60%) PyUnit
7 2 (1.06%) GDB
7 2 (1.06%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.53%) Ant
8 1 (0.53%) Selenium
8 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (10.11%) Marketing
2 14 (7.45%) Legal
3 11 (5.85%) Publishing
4 8 (4.26%) Finance
5 1 (0.53%) Law
5 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 135 (71.81%) Software Engineer
2 94 (50.00%) Developer
3 39 (20.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 28 (14.89%) C# Developer
5 25 (13.30%) Software Developer
6 22 (11.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (11.70%) Web Developer
7 20 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (10.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (9.04%) C# Software Engineer
9 17 (9.04%) .NET Developer
10 15 (7.98%) Senior Developer
11 13 (6.91%) Graduate
12 10 (5.32%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.32%) Architect
13 9 (4.79%) Perl Developer
14 8 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (4.26%) C++ Developer
15 7 (3.72%) Programmer
15 7 (3.72%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.85%) .NET
2 54 (28.72%) HTML
3 46 (24.47%) Web Services
4 44 (23.40%) XML
5 37 (19.68%) ASP.NET
6 36 (19.15%) CSS
7 28 (14.89%) Spring
8 27 (14.36%) AngularJS
9 24 (12.77%) J2EE
10 19 (10.11%) jQuery
11 16 (8.51%) Ajax
12 14 (7.45%) RESTful
12 14 (7.45%) Backbone.js
12 14 (7.45%) Ember.js
13 9 (4.79%) SOAP
13 9 (4.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (4.79%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (4.26%) WCF
14 8 (4.26%) Middleware
14 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 35 (18.62%) Mathematics
3 26 (13.83%) Physics
4 22 (11.70%) Open Source
5 16 (8.51%) User Experience
5 16 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.98%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
7 11 (5.85%) Statistics
8 8 (4.26%) Web 2.0
8 8 (4.26%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.66%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.13%) Data Integration
10 4 (2.13%) Chemistry
10 4 (2.13%) Clustering
10 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.34%) Linux
2 28 (14.89%) Windows
3 9 (4.79%) FreeBSD
4 4 (2.13%) UNIX
5 2 (1.06%) Android
5 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (44.15%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (30.32%) TDD
3 33 (17.55%) OO
4 31 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.77%) MVC
6 23 (12.23%) BDD
7 22 (11.70%) Analytics
8 21 (11.17%) Scrum
9 20 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 17 (9.04%) Integration Testing
11 16 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (8.51%) Web Development
12 14 (7.45%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.79%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.26%) SOA
15 7 (3.72%) Data Modelling
15 7 (3.72%) OOP
15 7 (3.72%) Parallel Computing
16 6 (3.19%) Machine Learning
17 4 (2.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.02%) C#
1 79 (42.02%) Java
1 79 (42.02%) SQL
2 64 (34.04%) C++
3 51 (27.13%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.81%) Python
5 27 (14.36%) PHP
6 22 (11.70%) Perl
7 11 (5.85%) Ruby
8 7 (3.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.19%) Scala
9 6 (3.19%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.13%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.60%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.60%) C
11 3 (1.60%) VBScript
11 3 (1.60%) VB
11 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.06%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (18.09%) Degree
2 21 (11.17%) PhD
3 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) JTAG
1 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Firmware
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.96%) Oracle
3 14 (7.45%) Twitter
4 5 (2.66%) VMware
5 3 (1.60%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) Siebel
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical + Share Ownership Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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