The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 42 61 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 94 62 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.12% 4.07% 9.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 4.21% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 176
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1473 1473 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.90% 96.72% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1182 1554
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 24 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon 0 49 £37,500 -18.91% 4
Oxford +13 36 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Witney +3 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 198 (99.50%) Software Engineering
2 141 (70.85%) C++
3 113 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (47.24%) Windows
5 86 (43.22%) C#
6 82 (41.21%) Python
7 69 (34.67%) Linux
8 68 (34.17%) Java
9 57 (28.64%) Sophos
10 56 (28.14%) Degree
11 54 (27.14%) Microsoft
12 51 (25.63%) .NET
13 49 (24.62%) C
14 48 (24.12%) Regression Testing
15 46 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (22.61%) Pair Programming
17 44 (22.11%) TDD
17 44 (22.11%) Visual Studio
18 43 (21.61%) Continuous Improvement
19 41 (20.60%) Data Protection
19 41 (20.60%) STL
19 41 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (19.10%) JavaScript
20 38 (19.10%) Computer Science
20 38 (19.10%) QA
21 30 (15.08%) OO
21 30 (15.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 28 (14.07%) Git (software)
22 28 (14.07%) SQL
23 24 (12.06%) SQL Server

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.05%) Node.js
2 9 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.02%) Confluence
4 4 (2.01%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.01%) Apache
5 2 (1.01%) Jetty
5 2 (1.01%) nginx
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (3.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.52%) SaaS
4 7 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.01%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.01%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.52%) Big Data
3 9 (4.52%) MySQL
4 5 (2.51%) CouchDB
4 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.50%) Redis
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (22.11%) Visual Studio
2 28 (14.07%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.04%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (5.53%) Hudson
5 9 (4.52%) Maven
5 9 (4.52%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.02%) Bower
6 8 (4.02%) Grunt
6 8 (4.02%) gulp
6 8 (4.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (4.02%) Mocha
6 8 (4.02%) Protractor
7 7 (3.52%) Ant
7 7 (3.52%) JUnit
7 7 (3.52%) Mockito
8 6 (3.02%) GCC
8 6 (3.02%) GDB
8 6 (3.02%) JIRA
8 6 (3.02%) Subversion
General
1 7 (3.52%) Electronics
1 7 (3.52%) Publishing
2 6 (3.02%) Automotive
3 5 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.01%) Finance
5 2 (1.01%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.63%) .NET
2 41 (20.60%) STL
3 30 (15.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (10.05%) AngularJS
5 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.03%) HTML
7 11 (5.53%) jQuery
8 10 (5.03%) CSS
9 9 (4.52%) Spring
9 9 (4.52%) WebSockets
10 8 (4.02%) Chai
10 8 (4.02%) D3.js
10 8 (4.02%) Electron Framework
10 8 (4.02%) Qt
10 8 (4.02%) Web Services
11 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.52%) HTML5
11 7 (3.52%) J2SE
11 7 (3.52%) OpenCL
11 7 (3.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (19.10%) Computer Science
3 24 (12.06%) Mathematics
4 21 (10.55%) Algorithms
5 17 (8.54%) Biotechnology
6 15 (7.54%) User Experience
7 11 (5.53%) Hedge funds
8 9 (4.52%) Device Driver
8 9 (4.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (4.02%) Semantic Web
9 8 (4.02%) Visualisation
10 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.51%) Streaming Video
12 4 (2.01%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
14 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 2 (1.01%) e-Learning
14 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
14 2 (1.01%) Physics
15 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.24%) Windows
2 69 (34.67%) Linux
3 8 (4.02%) Mac OS X
3 8 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.51%) Android
5 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.51%) Unix
6 3 (1.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Fedora
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (99.50%) Software Engineering
2 113 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.12%) Regression Testing
4 46 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (22.61%) Pair Programming
6 44 (22.11%) TDD
7 43 (21.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (20.60%) Data Protection
9 30 (15.08%) OO
10 24 (12.06%) MVC
10 24 (12.06%) Open Source
11 17 (8.54%) DevOps
11 17 (8.54%) Software Testing
12 16 (8.04%) Unit Testing
13 15 (7.54%) Scrum
14 14 (7.04%) Image Processing
14 14 (7.04%) Time Management
15 13 (6.53%) Data Acquisition
16 12 (6.03%) Product Management
16 12 (6.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (70.85%) C++
2 86 (43.22%) C#
3 82 (41.21%) Python
4 68 (34.17%) Java
5 49 (24.62%) C
6 38 (19.10%) JavaScript
7 28 (14.07%) SQL
8 16 (8.04%) Ruby
9 14 (7.04%) MATLAB
10 12 (6.03%) VC++
11 6 (3.02%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.02%) R
12 4 (2.01%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.01%) PHP
13 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.51%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.01%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.01%) Perl
14 2 (1.01%) Scala
15 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 56 (28.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.02%) DBS Check
3 5 (2.51%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (19.10%) QA
2 9 (4.52%) ISO13485
3 6 (3.02%) SLA
4 5 (2.51%) MISRA
5 4 (2.01%) DICOM
5 4 (2.01%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (3.52%) Ansible
1 7 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.01%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 57 (28.64%) Sophos
2 54 (27.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.53%) Oracle
4 7 (3.52%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.51%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.01%) Progress
7 1 (0.50%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) Perforce
7 1 (0.50%) Talend
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chinnor
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago