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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 23 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 184 112 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.80% 6.09% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.16% 6.46% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 166 109 63
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 £31,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1811 1733 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.43% 94.29% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1562 1407
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 £25,000 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 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 17 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 +8 112 £42,500 +3.65% 8
Bicester - 15 £45,000 -
Abingdon -5 13 £51,250 +28.12%
Kidlington - 6 £55,000 - 1
Banbury -12 3 £52,500 +84.21% 2
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 17 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.

1 258 (92.81%) Software Engineering
2 142 (51.08%) C++
3 124 (44.60%) C#
4 122 (43.88%) Java
5 121 (43.53%) .NET
6 80 (28.78%) Degree
7 76 (27.34%) Mathematics
8 75 (26.98%) SQL
9 73 (26.26%) ASP.NET
10 72 (25.90%) Computer Science
11 70 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (23.74%) SQL Server
13 64 (23.02%) TDD
14 61 (21.94%) Web Services
15 55 (19.78%) C
16 51 (18.35%) Physics
17 50 (17.99%) OO
18 49 (17.63%) Windows
19 47 (16.91%) MVC
20 43 (15.47%) Linux
20 43 (15.47%) Oracle
20 43 (15.47%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (15.11%) Microsoft
22 38 (13.67%) JavaScript
23 37 (13.31%) HTML
23 37 (13.31%) PhD
24 36 (12.95%) WPF
24 36 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
25 35 (12.59%) PHP
26 33 (11.87%) XML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (4.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (2.88%) IIS
3 5 (1.80%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.80%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.44%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.44%) Apache
5 3 (1.08%) Node.js
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.16%) GitHub
4 3 (1.08%) PaaS
4 3 (1.08%) Heroku
4 3 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) HTTP
2 8 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.44%) Modbus
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.91%) Big Data
5 12 (4.32%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.60%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.24%) MySQL
9 7 (2.52%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.44%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.36%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 22 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.60%) NUnit
4 9 (3.24%) MbUnit
5 8 (2.88%) Subversion
6 5 (1.80%) Selenium
6 5 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.44%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.08%) Xcode
9 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.72%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 21 (7.55%) Finance
2 18 (6.47%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.96%) Games
4 10 (3.60%) Publishing
5 9 (3.24%) Electronics
6 7 (2.52%) Law
6 7 (2.52%) Military
7 6 (2.16%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.44%) Marketing
9 3 (1.08%) Automotive
10 2 (0.72%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (43.53%) .NET
2 73 (26.26%) ASP.NET
3 61 (21.94%) Web Services
4 43 (15.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (13.31%) HTML
6 36 (12.95%) WPF
7 33 (11.87%) XML
8 25 (8.99%) CSS
9 22 (7.91%) .NET Framework
10 21 (7.55%) REST
11 20 (7.19%) WCF
12 19 (6.83%) JSON
13 18 (6.47%) Spring
13 18 (6.47%) J2EE
14 17 (6.12%) Middleware
14 17 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (3.96%) jQuery
15 11 (3.96%) Silverlight
16 8 (2.88%) ADO.NET
17 7 (2.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (27.34%) Mathematics
2 72 (25.90%) Computer Science
3 51 (18.35%) Physics
4 33 (11.87%) Mobile App
5 22 (7.91%) Open Source
6 17 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 15 (5.40%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (4.32%) Data Integration
9 9 (3.24%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.44%) Animation
11 3 (1.08%) Tandem
12 2 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.72%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.72%) Ontologies
12 2 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.36%) 3D Printing
13 1 (0.36%) Chemistry
13 1 (0.36%) Life Science
13 1 (0.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.63%) Windows
2 43 (15.47%) Linux
3 30 (10.79%) Apple iOS
4 29 (10.43%) Android
5 9 (3.24%) UNIX
6 6 (2.16%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.80%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (92.81%) Software Engineering
2 70 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (23.02%) TDD
4 50 (17.99%) OO
5 47 (16.91%) MVC
6 32 (11.51%) BDD
7 29 (10.43%) iOS Development
8 28 (10.07%) Android Development
8 28 (10.07%) Mobile Application Development
9 27 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (8.63%) Scrum
10 24 (8.63%) SOA
11 20 (7.19%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.12%) OOD
12 17 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
13 16 (5.76%) Test Automation
14 14 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (5.04%) Project Management
15 13 (4.68%) ETL
16 12 (4.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 142 (51.08%) C++
2 124 (44.60%) C#
3 122 (43.88%) Java
4 75 (26.98%) SQL
5 55 (19.78%) C
6 38 (13.67%) JavaScript
7 35 (12.59%) PHP
8 31 (11.15%) Python
9 12 (4.32%) Perl
10 11 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.88%) VBA
11 8 (2.88%) Delphi
11 8 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.16%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.44%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.08%) Fortran
15 2 (0.72%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.72%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 80 (28.78%) Degree
2 37 (13.31%) PhD
3 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.60%) ISEB
4 10 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (4.32%) Puppet
2 11 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
3 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 43 (15.47%) Oracle
2 42 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.88%) Sybase
3 8 (2.88%) Informatica
4 5 (1.80%) Siemens
4 5 (1.80%) Coverity
5 3 (1.08%) Apple
6 2 (0.72%) Capita
7 1 (0.36%) Wind River
7 1 (0.36%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.36%) Perforce
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
I4 Jobs
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 10 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago