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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 14 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 98 128 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.30% 12.80% 9.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.93% 17.14% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 122 108
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 £32,500 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £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
579 747 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.56% 74.70% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 473 660 788
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 87 (42.44%) SQL
2 85 (41.46%) Java
3 84 (40.98%) C#
4 78 (38.05%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (33.17%) C++
6 66 (32.20%) .NET
7 63 (30.73%) Web Services
8 61 (29.76%) HTML
9 57 (27.80%) XML
10 55 (26.83%) Degree
11 54 (26.34%) TDD
12 49 (23.90%) ASP.NET
13 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
14 46 (22.44%) Big Data
15 45 (21.95%) Oracle
16 44 (21.46%) Microsoft
17 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
18 42 (20.49%) Spring
19 41 (20.00%) Computer Science
20 40 (19.51%) Mathematics
20 40 (19.51%) Linux
21 37 (18.05%) J2EE
22 34 (16.59%) Physics
22 34 (16.59%) NoSQL
23 31 (15.12%) Scrum
24 28 (13.66%) CSS
24 28 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
25 27 (13.17%) Test Automation
26 26 (12.68%) Python
26 26 (12.68%) BDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 12 (5.85%) Node.js
2 11 (5.37%) IIS
3 9 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (2.93%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.98%) SAS
9 2 (0.98%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.98%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.83%) GitHub
3 7 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.41%) Amazon S3
3 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) HTTP
2 3 (1.46%) Intranet
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) RTP
3 2 (0.98%) RTSP
3 2 (0.98%) Network Security
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.98%) VPN
3 2 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 46 (22.44%) Big Data
3 34 (16.59%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 15 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (4.39%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.90%) MySQL
8 8 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (3.41%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.93%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.46%) Siebel EIM
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.32%) CMake
4 7 (3.41%) Subversion
5 6 (2.93%) JUnit
5 6 (2.93%) JIRA
5 6 (2.93%) PyUnit
6 3 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.98%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.98%) Ant
7 2 (0.98%) GDB
8 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
8 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (7.32%) Publishing
2 14 (6.83%) Legal
3 13 (6.34%) Finance
3 13 (6.34%) Marketing
4 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 142 (69.27%) Software Engineer
2 94 (45.85%) Developer
3 39 (19.02%) Senior Software Engineer
4 32 (15.61%) C# Developer
5 26 (12.68%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 23 (11.22%) .NET Developer
7 23 (11.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (10.73%) Web Developer
9 19 (9.27%) Senior Developer
10 18 (8.78%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Graduate
12 12 (5.85%) Programmer
12 12 (5.85%) .NET Software Engineer
13 11 (5.37%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (4.88%) .NET Programmer
14 10 (4.88%) ASP.NET Programmer
14 10 (4.88%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.20%) .NET
2 63 (30.73%) Web Services
3 61 (29.76%) HTML
4 57 (27.80%) XML
5 49 (23.90%) ASP.NET
6 42 (20.49%) Spring
7 37 (18.05%) J2EE
8 28 (13.66%) CSS
9 20 (9.76%) jQuery
10 17 (8.29%) Middleware
11 15 (7.32%) AngularJS
12 12 (5.85%) RESTful
12 12 (5.85%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (5.37%) HTML5
13 11 (5.37%) WCF
13 11 (5.37%) WPF
14 9 (4.39%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.39%) EJB
14 9 (4.39%) Backbone.js
14 9 (4.39%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 40 (19.51%) Mathematics
3 34 (16.59%) Physics
4 19 (9.27%) Open Source
5 15 (7.32%) Robotics
5 15 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (6.83%) Management Information System
7 12 (5.85%) Algorithms
8 9 (4.39%) User Experience
9 8 (3.90%) Statistics
10 5 (2.44%) CUDA
11 4 (1.95%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.95%) Clustering
11 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.46%) Chemistry
13 2 (0.98%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.51%) Linux
2 14 (6.83%) Windows
3 12 (5.85%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.95%) FreeBSD
5 3 (1.46%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.05%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.34%) TDD
3 31 (15.12%) Scrum
4 28 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (13.17%) Test Automation
6 26 (12.68%) BDD
7 24 (11.71%) Integration Testing
8 23 (11.22%) MVC
8 23 (11.22%) OO
9 16 (7.80%) Analytics
10 15 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.32%) Regression Testing
11 14 (6.83%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.37%) Web Development
13 8 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (3.90%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (3.41%) Data Modelling
14 7 (3.41%) SOA
15 6 (2.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.44%) SQL
2 85 (41.46%) Java
3 84 (40.98%) C#
4 68 (33.17%) C++
5 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
6 26 (12.68%) Python
7 15 (7.32%) PHP
8 13 (6.34%) C
9 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.88%) Perl
10 9 (4.39%) Ruby
11 7 (3.41%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.93%) VB
13 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.46%) VBScript
14 2 (0.98%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.98%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.98%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.49%) Visual J++
15 1 (0.49%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 55 (26.83%) Degree
2 17 (8.29%) PhD
3 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
1 2 (0.98%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (21.95%) Oracle
2 44 (21.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.39%) Twitter
4 7 (3.41%) VMware
5 5 (2.44%) Siebel
5 5 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (0.98%) DataFlux
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) Informatica
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco
7 1 (0.49%) Sybase
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos
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