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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 109 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.42% 2.54% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 2.61% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1361 1723 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.78% 97.07% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1457 1578
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 1 April 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 -2 5 £50,000 +27.38% 5
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (90.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) Python
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) Open Source
5 13 (43.33%) Web Services
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (40.00%) J2EE
6 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 12 (40.00%) Spring
7 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
8 10 (33.33%) Subversion
8 10 (33.33%) Big Data
9 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (26.67%) ActionScript
10 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (26.67%) Lucene
10 8 (26.67%) jQuery
10 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 8 (26.67%) Apache Solr
10 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (23.33%) C#
11 7 (23.33%) PHP
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (23.33%) Node.js

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 8 (26.67%) Apache Solr
2 7 (23.33%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (33.33%) Big Data
3 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) GDB
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) J2EE
3 12 (40.00%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) Lucene
4 8 (26.67%) jQuery
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 6 (20.00%) XML
5 6 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (16.67%) Middleware
7 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.33%) RESTful
8 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) RIA
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) ActionScript
4 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago