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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 68 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 52 190 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.39% 10.58% 5.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 10.99% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 183 97
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £50,000
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
1464 1729 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.50% 96.27% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1527 1527
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -33 27 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Abingdon +7 7 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Banbury +1 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Kidlington -8 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Faringdon - 1 £36,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 136 (97.84%) Software Engineering
2 64 (46.04%) C++
3 62 (44.60%) C#
3 62 (44.60%) Java
4 61 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (38.85%) SQL
5 54 (38.85%) Computer Science
6 51 (36.69%) Python
7 48 (34.53%) JavaScript
8 47 (33.81%) OO
9 43 (30.94%) Degree
10 42 (30.22%) HTML
11 40 (28.78%) TDD
12 39 (28.06%) .NET
13 34 (24.46%) CSS
13 34 (24.46%) Linux
14 33 (23.74%) AngularJS
15 32 (23.02%) Windows
16 30 (21.58%) Node.js
17 27 (19.42%) Subversion
18 26 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (17.99%) C
20 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET
21 22 (15.83%) Mathematics
22 19 (13.67%) Git (software)
23 18 (12.95%) NoSQL
23 18 (12.95%) PHP
23 18 (12.95%) OOD
24 17 (12.23%) Perl
24 17 (12.23%) MVC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 30 (21.58%) Node.js
2 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.32%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.44%) IIS
3 2 (1.44%) Kinematics
4 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.32%) HTTP
3 5 (3.60%) Skype
4 2 (1.44%) GPRS
4 2 (1.44%) GSM
4 2 (1.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.44%) RFID
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
4 2 (1.44%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) NoSQL
2 16 (11.51%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.35%) Big Data
5 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.04%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.32%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.88%) MySQL
9 1 (0.72%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (19.42%) Subversion
2 19 (13.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
4 14 (10.07%) Grunt
4 14 (10.07%) Karma Test Runner
4 14 (10.07%) Bower
5 5 (3.60%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.60%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.88%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.88%) JIRA
6 4 (2.88%) GDB
7 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.72%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.72%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.72%) GCC
General
1 9 (6.47%) Marketing
2 7 (5.04%) Electronics
3 5 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.60%) Games
4 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.44%) Finance
5 2 (1.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.22%) HTML
2 39 (28.06%) .NET
3 34 (24.46%) CSS
4 33 (23.74%) AngularJS
5 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET
6 14 (10.07%) XML
7 13 (9.35%) Web Services
7 13 (9.35%) WPF
7 13 (9.35%) jQuery
7 13 (9.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 12 (8.63%) Ajax
9 11 (7.91%) HTML5
10 10 (7.19%) STL
11 8 (5.76%) XSLT
11 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.76%) WinForms
12 7 (5.04%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.04%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (4.32%) Ember.js
13 6 (4.32%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 54 (38.85%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.83%) Mathematics
3 17 (12.23%) Open Source
4 12 (8.63%) User Experience
5 11 (7.91%) Web 2.0
6 10 (7.19%) Device Driver
7 9 (6.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (5.76%) Physics
9 7 (5.04%) Algorithms
10 6 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (3.60%) Life Science
11 5 (3.60%) Statistics
12 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
12 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.44%) Internet of Things
13 2 (1.44%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (1.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.46%) Linux
2 32 (23.02%) Windows
3 7 (5.04%) UNIX
3 7 (5.04%) Android
3 7 (5.04%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.88%) FreeBSD
5 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (97.84%) Software Engineering
2 61 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (33.81%) OO
4 40 (28.78%) TDD
5 26 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (12.95%) OOD
7 17 (12.23%) MVC
8 14 (10.07%) Web Development
9 13 (9.35%) OOP
10 9 (6.47%) UML
10 9 (6.47%) Software Architecture
10 9 (6.47%) Analytics
11 6 (4.32%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (4.32%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (4.32%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.32%) Image Processing
12 5 (3.60%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.60%) Time Management
12 5 (3.60%) Waterfall
13 4 (2.88%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (46.04%) C++
2 62 (44.60%) Java
2 62 (44.60%) C#
3 54 (38.85%) SQL
4 51 (36.69%) Python
5 48 (34.53%) JavaScript
6 25 (17.99%) C
7 18 (12.95%) PHP
8 17 (12.23%) Perl
9 11 (7.91%) T-SQL
10 9 (6.47%) Ruby
11 7 (5.04%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.60%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.60%) Embedded C++
12 5 (3.60%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.16%) IronPython
14 1 (0.72%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.72%) Scala
14 1 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 43 (30.94%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) PhD
3 3 (2.16%) HND
3 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) JTAG
2 1 (0.72%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Firmware
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.32%) Oracle
3 5 (3.60%) Twitter
4 4 (2.88%) Google
5 3 (2.16%) Progress
5 3 (2.16%) Apple
6 2 (1.44%) Coverity
7 1 (0.72%) VMware
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000+ (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago