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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 26 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 125 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.01% 3.43% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.29% 3.55% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 122 59 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
1507 1688 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.60% 96.62% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1460 1266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 +31 74 £40,000 - 4
Kidlington - 14 £55,000 - 1
Abingdon -8 10 £43,412 +32.55% 1
Banbury - 9 £35,000 -
Witney 0 3 £22,000 -45.00%
Wallingford - 2 £27,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 296 (94.27%) Software Engineering
2 154 (49.04%) C#
3 144 (45.86%) C++
4 137 (43.63%) .NET
5 132 (42.04%) Java
6 106 (33.76%) SQL
7 100 (31.85%) Degree
8 90 (28.66%) Mathematics
9 85 (27.07%) SQL Server
10 80 (25.48%) HTML
10 80 (25.48%) Computer Science
11 77 (24.52%) ASP.NET
12 76 (24.20%) Web Services
12 76 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (21.34%) TDD
14 61 (19.43%) Physics
15 59 (18.79%) Oracle
16 55 (17.52%) JavaScript
17 54 (17.20%) OO
18 53 (16.88%) XML
18 53 (16.88%) C
19 47 (14.97%) Linux
19 47 (14.97%) Microsoft
20 46 (14.65%) MVC
21 45 (14.33%) Windows
21 45 (14.33%) Big Data
22 43 (13.69%) CSS
23 40 (12.74%) PhD
24 38 (12.10%) WPF
24 38 (12.10%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (3.82%) Node.js
2 11 (3.50%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.18%) IIS
4 8 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.91%) WebSphere Process Server
6 5 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.59%) Apache
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.27%) SAS
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.64%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (5.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.14%) GitHub
3 3 (0.96%) PaaS
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) Heroku
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.78%) HTTP
2 6 (1.91%) Internet
3 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.96%) VPN
4 3 (0.96%) Network Security
5 2 (0.64%) RTP
5 2 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.64%) RTSP
6 1 (0.32%) SMS
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.33%) Big Data
3 37 (11.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (9.24%) NoSQL
5 20 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 15 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.87%) MySQL
9 9 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.23%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (2.23%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.59%) Siebel EIM
13 5 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
15 3 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 29 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.10%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.78%) CMake
4 13 (4.14%) NUnit
4 13 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.82%) MbUnit
6 11 (3.50%) Subversion
7 8 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.59%) Selenium
9 3 (0.96%) Maven
9 3 (0.96%) Ant
9 3 (0.96%) JUnit
10 2 (0.64%) Hudson
10 2 (0.64%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.64%) JDeveloper
10 2 (0.64%) WATIR
10 2 (0.64%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 17 (5.41%) Finance
2 16 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.14%) Games
4 11 (3.50%) Law
5 10 (3.18%) Military
6 7 (2.23%) Publishing
6 7 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.59%) Electronics
8 3 (0.96%) Marketing
8 3 (0.96%) Automotive
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (43.63%) .NET
2 80 (25.48%) HTML
3 77 (24.52%) ASP.NET
4 76 (24.20%) Web Services
5 53 (16.88%) XML
6 43 (13.69%) CSS
7 38 (12.10%) WPF
8 37 (11.78%) Spring
9 34 (10.83%) J2EE
10 29 (9.24%) .NET Framework
11 26 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (7.96%) WCF
13 21 (6.69%) Middleware
14 17 (5.41%) HTML5
15 16 (5.10%) REST
16 14 (4.46%) Silverlight
17 13 (4.14%) JSON
17 13 (4.14%) ADO.NET
17 13 (4.14%) jQuery
18 10 (3.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (28.66%) Mathematics
2 80 (25.48%) Computer Science
3 61 (19.43%) Physics
4 33 (10.51%) Open Source
5 22 (7.01%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.78%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (4.78%) Robotics
7 10 (3.18%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.59%) CUDA
10 4 (1.27%) Statistics
10 4 (1.27%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.96%) Tandem
11 3 (0.96%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.96%) Social Media
12 2 (0.64%) Linked Data
12 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.64%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.64%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.64%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.97%) Linux
2 45 (14.33%) Windows
3 26 (8.28%) Android
4 23 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.10%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.96%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.32%) UNIX
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (94.27%) Software Engineering
2 76 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.34%) TDD
4 54 (17.20%) OO
5 46 (14.65%) MVC
6 38 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (11.78%) BDD
8 32 (10.19%) Test Automation
9 28 (8.92%) Scrum
10 22 (7.01%) iOS Development
11 20 (6.37%) Android Development
11 20 (6.37%) Integration Testing
12 18 (5.73%) Project Management
13 17 (5.41%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
14 15 (4.78%) Regression Testing
14 15 (4.78%) Analytics
15 14 (4.46%) Software Testing
16 11 (3.50%) Configuration Management
16 11 (3.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 154 (49.04%) C#
2 144 (45.86%) C++
3 132 (42.04%) Java
4 106 (33.76%) SQL
5 55 (17.52%) JavaScript
6 53 (16.88%) C
7 30 (9.55%) Python
8 27 (8.60%) PHP
9 20 (6.37%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.46%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.50%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.18%) VBA
12 10 (3.18%) Perl
12 10 (3.18%) Delphi
13 7 (2.23%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.23%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.91%) VB
15 5 (1.59%) VB6
15 5 (1.59%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.96%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 100 (31.85%) Degree
2 40 (12.74%) PhD
3 15 (4.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.46%) ISTQB
5 12 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 12 (3.82%) ISEB
6 6 (1.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.91%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) KVM
1 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (4.78%) Puppet
2 14 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) Nagios
3 1 (0.32%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 59 (18.79%) Oracle
2 47 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.18%) Sybase
4 9 (2.87%) Siebel
4 9 (2.87%) Coverity
5 6 (1.91%) Wind River
5 6 (1.91%) IBM
6 4 (1.27%) Twitter
6 4 (1.27%) DataFlux
7 3 (0.96%) Apple
7 3 (0.96%) Informatica
7 3 (0.96%) Cognos
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe
8 2 (0.64%) Capita
9 1 (0.32%) Perforce
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago