The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 22 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 182 104 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.08% 5.75% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 6.12% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 171 101 66
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1742 1700 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.46% 94.03% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1515 1368
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Engineer
South East

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 115 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Abingdon +1 11 £55,000 +37.50%
Bicester - 10 £45,000 -
Kidlington - 6 £55,000 - 3
Banbury -12 3 £52,500 +84.21% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wantage - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 256 (93.09%) Software Engineering
2 137 (49.82%) C++
3 125 (45.45%) C#
4 123 (44.73%) .NET
5 118 (42.91%) Java
6 78 (28.36%) Degree
7 75 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 75 (27.27%) SQL
7 75 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 69 (25.09%) SQL Server
9 67 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (24.36%) Computer Science
10 61 (22.18%) TDD
10 61 (22.18%) Web Services
11 54 (19.64%) C
12 48 (17.45%) OO
12 48 (17.45%) Physics
13 47 (17.09%) MVC
14 46 (16.73%) Windows
15 43 (15.64%) Linux
16 42 (15.27%) Oracle
16 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
16 42 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (14.18%) JavaScript
17 39 (14.18%) HTML
18 36 (13.09%) PhD
18 36 (13.09%) WPF
18 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
19 35 (12.73%) PHP
20 32 (11.64%) XML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (4.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (2.91%) IIS
3 5 (1.82%) Apache
4 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.09%) Node.js
5 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Doxygen
2 3 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.55%) GitHub
4 3 (1.09%) Heroku
4 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.09%) PaaS
4 3 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.73%) HTTP
2 8 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.45%) Modbus
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (8.00%) Big Data
5 21 (7.64%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (4.36%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.64%) MySQL
9 8 (2.91%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.82%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.45%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.36%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.64%) NUnit
4 9 (3.27%) MbUnit
5 8 (2.91%) Subversion
6 5 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.82%) Selenium
7 4 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.45%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.09%) Xcode
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.73%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 20 (7.27%) Finance
2 18 (6.55%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.36%) Games
4 10 (3.64%) Publishing
5 9 (3.27%) Electronics
6 7 (2.55%) Law
6 7 (2.55%) Military
7 6 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.18%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.45%) Marketing
9 3 (1.09%) Automotive
10 2 (0.73%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (44.73%) .NET
2 75 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 61 (22.18%) Web Services
4 42 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (14.18%) HTML
6 36 (13.09%) WPF
7 32 (11.64%) XML
8 27 (9.82%) CSS
9 22 (8.00%) .NET Framework
10 21 (7.64%) WCF
10 21 (7.64%) REST
11 19 (6.91%) JSON
12 18 (6.55%) Middleware
13 17 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (5.82%) J2EE
14 16 (5.82%) Spring
15 12 (4.36%) Silverlight
16 11 (4.00%) jQuery
17 8 (2.91%) ADO.NET
17 8 (2.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 75 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 67 (24.36%) Computer Science
3 48 (17.45%) Physics
4 32 (11.64%) Mobile App
5 23 (8.36%) Open Source
6 17 (6.18%) Management Information System
7 15 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
8 11 (4.00%) Data Integration
9 9 (3.27%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.45%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.09%) Tandem
11 3 (1.09%) Animation
12 2 (0.73%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.73%) Ontologies
13 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.36%) 3D Printing
13 1 (0.36%) Statistics
13 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.73%) Windows
2 43 (15.64%) Linux
3 28 (10.18%) Android
3 28 (10.18%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.55%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.18%) UNIX
5 6 (2.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (93.09%) Software Engineering
2 67 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (22.18%) TDD
4 48 (17.45%) OO
5 47 (17.09%) MVC
6 31 (11.27%) BDD
7 28 (10.18%) iOS Development
8 27 (9.82%) Android Development
8 27 (9.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 27 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (8.73%) Scrum
10 23 (8.36%) SOA
11 20 (7.27%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.18%) OOD
12 17 (6.18%) Customer Engagement
13 16 (5.82%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.45%) Project Management
15 14 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (4.73%) ETL
17 12 (4.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 137 (49.82%) C++
2 125 (45.45%) C#
3 118 (42.91%) Java
4 75 (27.27%) SQL
5 54 (19.64%) C
6 39 (14.18%) JavaScript
7 35 (12.73%) PHP
8 30 (10.91%) Python
9 12 (4.36%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.00%) Perl
11 8 (2.91%) Delphi
11 8 (2.91%) VBA
11 8 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.91%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.18%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.09%) Fortran
14 3 (1.09%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.73%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 78 (28.36%) Degree
2 36 (13.09%) PhD
3 12 (4.36%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.64%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.27%) DV Cleared
5 9 (3.27%) ISEB
6 7 (2.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.18%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) Puppet
2 12 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (15.27%) Oracle
1 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.91%) Sybase
2 8 (2.91%) Informatica
3 5 (1.82%) Coverity
3 5 (1.82%) Siemens
4 3 (1.09%) Apple
5 2 (0.73%) Capita
6 1 (0.36%) Wind River
6 1 (0.36%) Perforce
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 56,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
I4 Jobs
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 17 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago