The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 113 145 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.24% 7.91% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 8.16% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 108 135 106
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,193 £34,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1477 1778 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.68% 96.95% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1514 1738
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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 Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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 +4 77 £47,000 +13.93% 8
Kidlington +6 8 £50,000 -20.00%
Banbury +12 6 £26,250 -41.66% 1
Abingdon -11 6 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Thame - 1 £22,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 209 (96.31%) Software Engineering
2 102 (47.00%) SQL
3 96 (44.24%) Java
4 89 (41.01%) C#
5 79 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (35.94%) C++
7 73 (33.64%) Web Services
8 68 (31.34%) HTML
9 59 (27.19%) .NET
10 54 (24.88%) Degree
10 54 (24.88%) XML
11 53 (24.42%) Oracle
11 53 (24.42%) TDD
12 52 (23.96%) JavaScript
13 46 (21.20%) Linux
13 46 (21.20%) Big Data
14 44 (20.28%) Computer Science
15 43 (19.82%) Spring
16 42 (19.35%) NoSQL
17 41 (18.89%) SQL Server
18 40 (18.43%) J2EE
19 39 (17.97%) OO
20 38 (17.51%) ASP.NET
21 37 (17.05%) Mathematics
21 37 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
22 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
22 36 (16.59%) MVC
23 31 (14.29%) BDD
24 30 (13.82%) Test Automation
24 30 (13.82%) Integration Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.29%) Node.js
2 16 (7.37%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.61%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.92%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Simulink
2 1 (0.46%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.46%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.29%) GitHub
2 17 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) HTTP
1 4 (1.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.92%) VPN
3 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.92%) RTP
3 2 (0.92%) RTSP
3 2 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.46%) NFC
4 1 (0.46%) GPRS
4 1 (0.46%) GSM
4 1 (0.46%) RFID
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.20%) Big Data
2 42 (19.35%) NoSQL
3 41 (18.89%) SQL Server
4 17 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (6.91%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (5.53%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.69%) MySQL
11 7 (3.23%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.30%) Siebel EIM
14 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (7.83%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.07%) Subversion
4 10 (4.61%) CMake
5 6 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.76%) JIRA
6 4 (1.84%) JUnit
7 3 (1.38%) Ant
8 2 (0.92%) Maven
8 2 (0.92%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.92%) WATIR
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
8 2 (0.92%) Hudson
8 2 (0.92%) GDB
8 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.92%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.46%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.46%) Grunt
9 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (6.45%) Finance
1 14 (6.45%) Marketing
2 11 (5.07%) Publishing
2 11 (5.07%) Legal
3 5 (2.30%) Electronics
4 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.38%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (33.64%) Web Services
2 68 (31.34%) HTML
3 59 (27.19%) .NET
4 54 (24.88%) XML
5 43 (19.82%) Spring
6 40 (18.43%) J2EE
7 38 (17.51%) ASP.NET
8 29 (13.36%) CSS
9 21 (9.68%) AngularJS
10 19 (8.76%) WPF
10 19 (8.76%) jQuery
11 17 (7.83%) Middleware
12 16 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (6.91%) WCF
14 14 (6.45%) Spring MVC
14 14 (6.45%) RESTful
15 13 (5.99%) HTML5
15 13 (5.99%) Backbone.js
16 12 (5.53%) Ember.js
17 10 (4.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.28%) Computer Science
2 37 (17.05%) Mathematics
3 29 (13.36%) Physics
4 22 (10.14%) Open Source
5 18 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.99%) User Experience
7 12 (5.53%) Statistics
7 12 (5.53%) Management Information System
8 11 (5.07%) Robotics
8 11 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (3.23%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.84%) PDA
10 4 (1.84%) CUDA
10 4 (1.84%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.84%) Clustering
11 3 (1.38%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.38%) Life Science
11 3 (1.38%) Semantic Web
11 3 (1.38%) Social Media
12 2 (0.92%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.20%) Linux
2 23 (10.60%) Windows
3 8 (3.69%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (3.23%) FreeBSD
5 3 (1.38%) Android
6 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (96.31%) Software Engineering
2 79 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (24.42%) TDD
4 39 (17.97%) OO
5 37 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (16.59%) MVC
7 31 (14.29%) BDD
8 30 (13.82%) Integration Testing
8 30 (13.82%) Test Automation
9 28 (12.90%) Scrum
10 19 (8.76%) Analytics
11 15 (6.91%) Web Development
12 12 (5.53%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (5.53%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.07%) Risk Management
13 11 (5.07%) OOD
14 10 (4.61%) Regression Testing
14 10 (4.61%) Unit Testing
15 9 (4.15%) Information Management
15 9 (4.15%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 102 (47.00%) SQL
2 96 (44.24%) Java
3 89 (41.01%) C#
4 78 (35.94%) C++
5 52 (23.96%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.60%) Python
7 19 (8.76%) C
8 18 (8.29%) PHP
9 15 (6.91%) Perl
10 14 (6.45%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.23%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.76%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.76%) Ruby
13 5 (2.30%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.84%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.84%) VB
15 3 (1.38%) VB6
15 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.38%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 54 (24.88%) Degree
2 26 (11.98%) PhD
3 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) QA
1 2 (0.92%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Puppet
1 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (24.42%) Oracle
2 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.53%) Twitter
4 5 (2.30%) Siebel
5 2 (0.92%) IBM
5 2 (0.92%) Coverity
5 2 (0.92%) Wind River
5 2 (0.92%) Adobe
6 1 (0.46%) EMC
6 1 (0.46%) Apple
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + share scheme,
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £negotiable, includes benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bicester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago