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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 34 26 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 86 129 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.88% 8.08% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 8.38% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 72 126 61
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 £27,500 £31,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £55,000
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
1372 1539 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.78% 96.43% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1345 1460
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%

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 30 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 30 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 46 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Abingdon +25 17 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Banbury -1 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Witney +10 2 £50,000 +127.27% 2
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 118 (88.06%) Software Engineering
2 67 (50.00%) Java
3 64 (47.76%) C#
4 60 (44.78%) C++
5 53 (39.55%) Computer Science
6 51 (38.06%) SQL
7 49 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (35.82%) Degree
9 47 (35.07%) Python
10 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
11 45 (33.58%) .NET
12 44 (32.84%) Windows
12 44 (32.84%) Linux
13 40 (29.85%) HTML
14 35 (26.12%) Subversion
15 34 (25.37%) OO
16 31 (23.13%) C
17 30 (22.39%) TDD
18 28 (20.90%) CSS
19 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
20 25 (18.66%) Git (software)
21 23 (17.16%) OOD
22 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
23 21 (15.67%) Visual Studio
24 20 (14.93%) MVC
24 20 (14.93%) jQuery
25 19 (14.18%) XML
26 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
26 18 (13.43%) Open Source
27 17 (12.69%) PHP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 14 (10.45%) Node.js
2 11 (8.21%) IIS
3 7 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.24%) Kinematics
5 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.69%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.21%) HTTP
3 8 (5.97%) Ethernet
3 8 (5.97%) Modbus
3 8 (5.97%) Profibus
4 4 (2.99%) Skype
5 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.22%) MySQL
3 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.73%) Big Data
4 5 (3.73%) CouchDB
4 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Subversion
2 25 (18.66%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.67%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.46%) Eclipse
5 9 (6.72%) JUnit
6 6 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.48%) GDB
6 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.48%) Grunt
6 6 (4.48%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (4.48%) Bower
7 5 (3.73%) Mockito
7 5 (3.73%) JIRA
8 4 (2.99%) Valgrind
8 4 (2.99%) GCC
8 4 (2.99%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.24%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.49%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.75%) Selenium
11 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (9.70%) Manufacturing
2 12 (8.96%) Electronics
3 9 (6.72%) Automotive
4 6 (4.48%) Back Office
5 5 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.73%) Finance
5 5 (3.73%) Marketing
6 4 (2.99%) Publishing
7 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.58%) .NET
2 40 (29.85%) HTML
3 28 (20.90%) CSS
4 20 (14.93%) jQuery
5 19 (14.18%) XML
6 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
7 12 (8.96%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.21%) STL
8 11 (8.21%) WCF
8 11 (8.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (6.72%) XSLT
9 9 (6.72%) Ajax
10 8 (5.97%) WPF
10 8 (5.97%) J2SE
11 7 (5.22%) Hibernate
11 7 (5.22%) Web Services
11 7 (5.22%) Spring
11 7 (5.22%) .NET Framework
12 6 (4.48%) XML Schema
13 5 (3.73%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 53 (39.55%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.94%) User Experience
3 13 (9.70%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.46%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.72%) Web 2.0
5 9 (6.72%) Robotics
6 8 (5.97%) Device Driver
7 7 (5.22%) Visualisation
8 6 (4.48%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (3.73%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.99%) Semantic Web
11 3 (2.24%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.24%) Mechatronics
12 2 (1.49%) Physics
13 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (32.84%) Windows
1 44 (32.84%) Linux
2 9 (6.72%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.97%) Android
4 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.75%) UNIX
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (88.06%) Software Engineering
2 49 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.37%) OO
4 30 (22.39%) TDD
5 23 (17.16%) OOD
6 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (14.93%) MVC
8 18 (13.43%) Open Source
9 16 (11.94%) Software Architecture
9 16 (11.94%) UML
10 12 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.96%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (8.96%) BDD
11 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
11 11 (8.21%) Scrum
11 11 (8.21%) Analytics
12 8 (5.97%) SDLC
13 7 (5.22%) Image Processing
14 6 (4.48%) Kanban
14 6 (4.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.00%) Java
2 64 (47.76%) C#
3 60 (44.78%) C++
4 51 (38.06%) SQL
5 47 (35.07%) Python
6 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
7 31 (23.13%) C
8 17 (12.69%) PHP
9 8 (5.97%) Ruby
10 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.48%) Perl
10 6 (4.48%) ActionScript
11 5 (3.73%) MATLAB
11 5 (3.73%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.99%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.24%) Groovy
14 2 (1.49%) IronPython
15 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.75%) Ada
Qualifications
1 48 (35.82%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) JTAG
2 1 (0.75%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Firmware
2 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Puppet
1 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.73%) Ansible
2 3 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Oracle
3 6 (4.48%) Google
4 5 (3.73%) Apple
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
5 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.24%) Progress
5 3 (2.24%) IBM
5 3 (2.24%) HP
6 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.75%) Telerik
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Tessella
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT People First
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 6 days ago