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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 42 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 91 98 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.50% 6.27% 6.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 6.42% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 123
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,977 £31,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1351 1527 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.76% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1294 1703
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +4 64 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Abingdon -9 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Banbury +5 4 £31,000 -8.14%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 183 (95.31%) Software Engineering
2 83 (43.23%) SQL
3 80 (41.67%) C#
4 79 (41.15%) Java
5 73 (38.02%) C++
5 73 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (30.21%) HTML
7 54 (28.13%) Web Services
8 52 (27.08%) TDD
9 50 (26.04%) Computer Science
10 48 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 48 (25.00%) Linux
11 44 (22.92%) .NET
12 43 (22.40%) OO
13 41 (21.35%) Degree
14 38 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (19.79%) XML
15 35 (18.23%) Oracle
15 35 (18.23%) Python
16 34 (17.71%) ASP.NET
17 33 (17.19%) CSS
18 32 (16.67%) NoSQL
18 32 (16.67%) Big Data
19 31 (16.15%) Windows
19 31 (16.15%) SQL Server
20 30 (15.63%) Mathematics
21 29 (15.10%) MVC
22 28 (14.58%) J2EE
22 28 (14.58%) Spring
23 27 (14.06%) AngularJS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 26 (13.54%) Node.js
2 13 (6.77%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.13%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Simulink
2 1 (0.52%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.52%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) GitHub
2 10 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) GPRS
1 2 (1.04%) GSM
1 2 (1.04%) Internet
1 2 (1.04%) RFID
1 2 (1.04%) Wireless
1 2 (1.04%) ZigBee
1 2 (1.04%) NFC
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 32 (16.67%) Big Data
2 31 (16.15%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.69%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.65%) MySQL
8 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.56%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.52%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.52%) Siebel EIM
11 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.69%) Subversion
3 8 (4.17%) Grunt
3 8 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (4.17%) Bower
4 7 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.04%) GDB
6 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.52%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 16 (8.33%) Marketing
2 11 (5.73%) Legal
3 9 (4.69%) Publishing
4 7 (3.65%) Finance
5 6 (3.13%) Electronics
5 6 (3.13%) Games
6 5 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.21%) HTML
2 54 (28.13%) Web Services
3 44 (22.92%) .NET
4 38 (19.79%) XML
5 34 (17.71%) ASP.NET
6 33 (17.19%) CSS
7 28 (14.58%) J2EE
7 28 (14.58%) Spring
8 27 (14.06%) AngularJS
9 16 (8.33%) WPF
9 16 (8.33%) jQuery
9 16 (8.33%) RESTful
10 13 (6.77%) Middleware
11 10 (5.21%) Backbone.js
11 10 (5.21%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (4.69%) Ember.js
12 9 (4.69%) Ajax
12 9 (4.69%) Java EE
12 9 (4.69%) Spring MVC
12 9 (4.69%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.04%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 22 (11.46%) Physics
4 19 (9.90%) Open Source
5 17 (8.85%) User Experience
6 15 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (5.73%) Management Information System
8 10 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (4.69%) Statistics
10 8 (4.17%) Web 2.0
11 5 (2.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (2.60%) Device Driver
11 5 (2.60%) Life Science
12 4 (2.08%) Data Integration
12 4 (2.08%) Clustering
12 4 (2.08%) PDA
12 4 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (1.04%) Internet of Things
13 2 (1.04%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.00%) Linux
2 31 (16.15%) Windows
3 9 (4.69%) FreeBSD
4 7 (3.65%) UNIX
5 2 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (95.31%) Software Engineering
2 73 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (27.08%) TDD
4 43 (22.40%) OO
5 38 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (15.10%) MVC
7 24 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 24 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 24 (12.50%) BDD
8 18 (9.38%) Scrum
9 16 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (7.81%) Web Development
11 13 (6.77%) OOD
11 13 (6.77%) Analytics
12 11 (5.73%) Software Licensing
12 11 (5.73%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.73%) Information Management
13 10 (5.21%) OOP
14 9 (4.69%) Waterfall
15 7 (3.65%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (43.23%) SQL
2 80 (41.67%) C#
3 79 (41.15%) Java
4 73 (38.02%) C++
5 48 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (18.23%) Python
7 24 (12.50%) Perl
8 22 (11.46%) PHP
9 14 (7.29%) C
10 13 (6.77%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.65%) Ruby
12 6 (3.13%) ActionScript
13 4 (2.08%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.08%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.52%) XQuery
14 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.52%) VB6
14 1 (0.52%) VB
14 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.52%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 41 (21.35%) Degree
2 27 (14.06%) PhD
3 3 (1.56%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) JTAG
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (18.23%) Oracle
2 27 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.69%) Twitter
4 3 (1.56%) Coverity
5 1 (0.52%) Wind River
5 1 (0.52%) EMC
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) Siebel
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