The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 92 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 22 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.50% 1.64% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.70% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 16
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1373 1469 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.34% 96.26% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1263 1480
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Oxfordshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 21 £65,000 +34.02% 2
Abingdon - 1 £57,500 - 4
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (81.58%) SQL
1 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
2 27 (71.05%) Java
3 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
4 23 (60.53%) Computer Science
5 21 (55.26%) C#
6 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (44.74%) TDD
7 17 (44.74%) BDD
8 16 (42.11%) Python
8 16 (42.11%) .NET
9 15 (39.47%) Linux
9 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
9 15 (39.47%) Degree
10 13 (34.21%) Open Source
10 13 (34.21%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) Windows
10 13 (34.21%) HTML
11 12 (31.58%) PHP
11 12 (31.58%) OO
11 12 (31.58%) jQuery
12 10 (26.32%) JBoss Seam
12 10 (26.32%) Semantic Web
12 10 (26.32%) Spring MVC
12 10 (26.32%) Grails
12 10 (26.32%) Mockito
12 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (26.32%) Puppet
12 10 (26.32%) Big Data
12 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JUnit
1 10 (26.32%) Mockito
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) GDB
General
1 7 (18.42%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
2 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 12 (31.58%) jQuery
4 10 (26.32%) JBoss Seam
4 10 (26.32%) Play Framework
4 10 (26.32%) Grails
4 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 10 (26.32%) Spring
4 10 (26.32%) Ajax
4 10 (26.32%) Spring MVC
5 5 (13.16%) WCF
6 3 (7.89%) Qt
7 2 (5.26%) Lucene
8 1 (2.63%) WPF
8 1 (2.63%) LAMP
8 1 (2.63%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) Semantic Web
2 10 (26.32%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.26%) Robotics
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Physics
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) TDD
3 17 (44.74%) BDD
4 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
5 13 (34.21%) Open Source
6 12 (31.58%) OO
7 10 (26.32%) MVC
8 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
9 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) Pair Programming
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
10 7 (18.42%) Kanban
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
13 4 (10.53%) Web Development
14 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
15 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
15 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 27 (71.05%) Java
3 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
4 21 (55.26%) C#
5 16 (42.11%) Python
6 12 (31.58%) PHP
7 8 (21.05%) C++
8 5 (13.16%) C
9 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
1 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (26.32%) Ansible
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