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 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
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 92 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 26 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.69% 0.94% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.97% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 20
Average salary £50,000 £53,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1481 1647 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.23% 97.23% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1459 1389
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014. 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 +6 19 £48,500 -10.18% 4
Kidlington - 7 £50,000 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 69 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (51.85%) Java
4 39 (48.15%) Web Services
5 38 (46.91%) TDD
6 37 (45.68%) Test Automation
6 37 (45.68%) Oracle
7 35 (43.21%) SQL
8 31 (38.27%) XML
8 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (37.04%) HTML
10 29 (35.80%) Big Data
11 28 (34.57%) C#
11 28 (34.57%) J2EE
11 28 (34.57%) Spring
11 28 (34.57%) Degree
12 27 (33.33%) .NET
13 25 (30.86%) Integration Testing
13 25 (30.86%) BDD
14 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
14 19 (23.46%) Middleware
15 18 (22.22%) Scrum
16 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
16 15 (18.52%) Open Source
16 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
17 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
17 13 (16.05%) MVC
17 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.05%) ETL
18 12 (14.81%) ISEB

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (13.58%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.17%) Node.js
4 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.94%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) GitHub
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) RFID
2 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) Big Data
2 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.70%) Redis
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.23%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) NUnit
1 12 (14.81%) MbUnit
2 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.35%) Law
1 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
1 10 (12.35%) Military
2 9 (11.11%) Publishing
2 9 (11.11%) Legal
3 5 (6.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) Web Services
2 31 (38.27%) XML
3 30 (37.04%) HTML
4 28 (34.57%) J2EE
4 28 (34.57%) Spring
5 27 (33.33%) .NET
6 19 (23.46%) Middleware
7 10 (12.35%) WPF
7 10 (12.35%) Silverlight
8 8 (9.88%) Spring MVC
9 6 (7.41%) JSON
9 6 (7.41%) REST
10 5 (6.17%) jQuery
10 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.17%) WCF
10 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 15 (18.52%) Open Source
2 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.64%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.70%) Clustering
6 2 (2.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (46.91%) TDD
4 37 (45.68%) Test Automation
5 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (30.86%) BDD
6 25 (30.86%) Integration Testing
7 18 (22.22%) Scrum
8 13 (16.05%) MVC
8 13 (16.05%) ETL
9 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
10 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
11 10 (12.35%) DNA
11 10 (12.35%) Performance Testing
11 10 (12.35%) User Stories
12 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
13 8 (9.88%) SOA
13 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
14 6 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) SQL
3 28 (34.57%) C#
4 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.58%) C++
6 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.41%) C
8 5 (6.17%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (34.57%) Degree
2 12 (14.81%) ISEB
2 12 (14.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Puppet
1 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) Siebel
4 4 (4.94%) DataFlux
5 3 (3.70%) Informatica
5 3 (3.70%) Cognos
6 2 (2.47%) Capita
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 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