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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 38 24 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 83 159 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.25% 9.33% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 9.70% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 156 63
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1503 1640 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.01% 96.19% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1454 1535
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £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%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 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 -26 40 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Abingdon +22 16 £39,000 -10.16% 1
Banbury -1 4 £37,500 -14.28% 3
Witney +11 2 £50,000 +127.27%
Kidlington -15 1 £37,500 -44.44% 1
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 121 (88.97%) Software Engineering
2 66 (48.53%) C#
3 64 (47.06%) Java
4 58 (42.65%) C++
5 52 (38.24%) SQL
6 51 (37.50%) Python
6 51 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
9 43 (31.62%) Linux
9 43 (31.62%) Degree
10 42 (30.88%) HTML
10 42 (30.88%) .NET
11 40 (29.41%) Windows
12 38 (27.94%) OO
13 32 (23.53%) CSS
13 32 (23.53%) Subversion
14 30 (22.06%) TDD
15 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
16 27 (19.85%) C
17 25 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (16.18%) Git (software)
19 21 (15.44%) OOD
20 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET
21 19 (13.97%) MVC
21 19 (13.97%) Node.js
22 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
22 18 (13.24%) Open Source
22 18 (13.24%) jQuery
22 18 (13.24%) PHP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 19 (13.97%) Node.js
2 11 (8.09%) IIS
3 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.21%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.21%) Kinematics
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.62%) HTTP
3 5 (3.68%) Ethernet
3 5 (3.68%) Modbus
3 5 (3.68%) Profibus
3 5 (3.68%) Skype
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.62%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.15%) MySQL
4 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.68%) CouchDB
5 5 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (23.53%) Subversion
2 22 (16.18%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.35%) Grunt
4 10 (7.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (7.35%) Bower
5 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.68%) JUnit
7 5 (3.68%) JIRA
8 4 (2.94%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.94%) GDB
9 3 (2.21%) GCC
9 3 (2.21%) Valgrind
9 3 (2.21%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 10 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.62%) Electronics
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 6 (4.41%) Automotive
5 5 (3.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.68%) Back Office
5 5 (3.68%) Finance
6 4 (2.94%) Publishing
7 2 (1.47%) Games
7 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) HTML
1 42 (30.88%) .NET
2 32 (23.53%) CSS
3 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 18 (13.24%) jQuery
4 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
5 17 (12.50%) XML
6 12 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (8.09%) WCF
7 11 (8.09%) WPF
8 10 (7.35%) STL
9 9 (6.62%) Ajax
10 7 (5.15%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.15%) Qt
10 7 (5.15%) Web Services
10 7 (5.15%) XSLT
11 6 (4.41%) J2SE
11 6 (4.41%) HTML5
11 6 (4.41%) D3.js
12 5 (3.68%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.76%) User Experience
3 13 (9.56%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.62%) Web 2.0
4 9 (6.62%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.15%) Device Driver
6 6 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.41%) Robotics
6 6 (4.41%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.68%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.21%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (2.21%) Mechatronics
9 2 (1.47%) Physics
10 1 (0.74%) IPTV
10 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.62%) Linux
2 40 (29.41%) Windows
3 9 (6.62%) Android
3 9 (6.62%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.21%) UNIX
6 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.74%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (88.97%) Software Engineering
2 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.94%) OO
4 30 (22.06%) TDD
5 25 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (15.44%) OOD
7 19 (13.97%) MVC
8 18 (13.24%) Open Source
9 14 (10.29%) Software Architecture
10 13 (9.56%) UML
11 11 (8.09%) E-Commerce
11 11 (8.09%) SDLC
12 10 (7.35%) Analytics
13 9 (6.62%) Scrum
13 9 (6.62%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (5.88%) BDD
14 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
15 6 (4.41%) OOP
15 6 (4.41%) Image Processing
15 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (48.53%) C#
2 64 (47.06%) Java
3 58 (42.65%) C++
4 52 (38.24%) SQL
5 51 (37.50%) Python
6 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
7 27 (19.85%) C
8 18 (13.24%) PHP
9 11 (8.09%) Perl
10 9 (6.62%) Ruby
11 8 (5.88%) T-SQL
12 7 (5.15%) ActionScript
13 5 (3.68%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.68%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.21%) IronPython
14 3 (2.21%) Groovy
14 3 (2.21%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 43 (31.62%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.21%) HND
4 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
1 1 (0.74%) JTAG
1 1 (0.74%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.68%) Firmware
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
2 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.15%) Oracle
2 7 (5.15%) Google
3 5 (3.68%) Apple
4 3 (2.21%) VMware
4 3 (2.21%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.21%) Progress
4 3 (2.21%) IBM
4 3 (2.21%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.74%) Coverity
5 1 (0.74%) Telerik
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hudson - Lucy Electric
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, plus Bonus + 27 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
First Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago