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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 85 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.84% 0.95% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.99% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 20
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1458 1621 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.92% 96.72% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1422 1446
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 +17 20 £50,000 -6.10% 2
Kidlington - 8 £50,000 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 64 (87.67%) Software Engineering
2 59 (80.82%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (63.01%) Java
4 39 (53.42%) Oracle
4 39 (53.42%) TDD
5 36 (49.32%) Test Automation
6 34 (46.58%) Web Services
7 33 (45.21%) XML
7 33 (45.21%) SQL
8 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (41.10%) Spring
9 30 (41.10%) J2EE
10 29 (39.73%) HTML
10 29 (39.73%) Big Data
11 27 (36.99%) Integration Testing
11 27 (36.99%) BDD
12 22 (30.14%) Degree
12 22 (30.14%) C#
13 21 (28.77%) NoSQL
14 20 (27.40%) Middleware
15 19 (26.03%) Scrum
16 18 (24.66%) .NET
17 12 (16.44%) Open Source
17 12 (16.44%) ETL
17 12 (16.44%) WebLogic
18 11 (15.07%) C++
18 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
18 11 (15.07%) Risk Management
18 11 (15.07%) Legal
18 11 (15.07%) Computer Science

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (16.44%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.48%) SAS
6 3 (4.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) RFID
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) Big Data
2 21 (28.77%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.11%) Redis
10 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.37%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) NUnit
1 9 (12.33%) MbUnit
2 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (15.07%) Legal
2 10 (13.70%) Publishing
3 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.96%) Law
3 8 (10.96%) Military
4 4 (5.48%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (46.58%) Web Services
2 33 (45.21%) XML
3 30 (41.10%) Spring
3 30 (41.10%) J2EE
4 29 (39.73%) HTML
5 20 (27.40%) Middleware
6 18 (24.66%) .NET
7 8 (10.96%) Spring MVC
8 7 (9.59%) WPF
8 7 (9.59%) Silverlight
9 4 (5.48%) Java EE
9 4 (5.48%) WCF
9 4 (5.48%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (5.48%) Qt
9 4 (5.48%) RESTful
9 4 (5.48%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.48%) EJB
9 4 (5.48%) SOAP
10 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Open Source
2 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Data Integration
3 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.48%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (87.67%) Software Engineering
2 59 (80.82%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (53.42%) TDD
4 36 (49.32%) Test Automation
5 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (36.99%) Integration Testing
6 27 (36.99%) BDD
7 19 (26.03%) Scrum
8 12 (16.44%) ETL
9 11 (15.07%) Risk Management
10 9 (12.33%) SOA
10 9 (12.33%) MVC
10 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.96%) User Stories
11 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.96%) DNA
12 5 (6.85%) CRM
13 4 (5.48%) Data Management
13 4 (5.48%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.01%) Java
2 33 (45.21%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) C#
4 11 (15.07%) C++
5 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.22%) C
8 4 (5.48%) Python
9 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) ISEB
2 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Puppet
1 7 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Siebel
3 4 (5.48%) DataFlux
4 3 (4.11%) Cognos
4 3 (4.11%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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