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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 86 90 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.42% 1.98% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.06% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 17
Average salary £57,500 £49,750 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.57% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1393 1557 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.99% 96.29% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1367 1476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
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 July 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 July 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 -11 15 £65,000 +34.02% 5
Abingdon - 5 £57,500 -
Witney - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 19 (67.86%) Java
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) C#
5 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
6 13 (46.43%) .NET
6 13 (46.43%) Linux
7 12 (42.86%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) CSS
8 11 (39.29%) Windows
8 11 (39.29%) HTML
8 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (39.29%) Open Source
9 10 (35.71%) BDD
9 10 (35.71%) TDD
9 10 (35.71%) OO
9 10 (35.71%) PHP
10 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
11 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 8 (28.57%) Degree
11 8 (28.57%) Ajax
11 8 (28.57%) Web 2.0
11 8 (28.57%) Node.js
12 7 (25.00%) Scrum
13 6 (21.43%) Back Office
13 6 (21.43%) C++
13 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
13 6 (21.43%) jQuery
13 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (28.57%) Node.js
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
1 4 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.57%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) GDB
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) WCF
6 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 4 (14.29%) JBoss Seam
6 4 (14.29%) Grails
6 4 (14.29%) Play Framework
6 4 (14.29%) Spring
6 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.71%) Qt
8 2 (7.14%) Lucene
9 1 (3.57%) LAMP
9 1 (3.57%) MFC
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Web 2.0
3 4 (14.29%) Semantic Web
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Open Source
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) OO
4 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
5 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
7 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Kanban
8 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
9 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.57%) SDLC
11 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) Python
5 10 (35.71%) PHP
6 6 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (10.71%) C
8 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
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