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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 28 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 108 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.99% 4.24% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 4.37% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 71 72
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1490 1695 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.08% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1498 1389
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 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 22 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 +22 67 £40,000 -15.78% 10
Abingdon -14 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Kidlington - 10 £50,000 -
Banbury +1 7 £43,750 -2.77%
Wallingford - 2 £27,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 288 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 150 (49.02%) C#
3 135 (44.12%) C++
4 133 (43.46%) .NET
5 129 (42.16%) Java
6 109 (35.62%) SQL
7 96 (31.37%) Degree
8 84 (27.45%) HTML
8 84 (27.45%) SQL Server
9 81 (26.47%) Mathematics
10 79 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (25.16%) Computer Science
11 77 (25.16%) Web Services
12 73 (23.86%) ASP.NET
12 73 (23.86%) TDD
13 64 (20.92%) Oracle
14 59 (19.28%) XML
15 56 (18.30%) JavaScript
16 53 (17.32%) Physics
17 51 (16.67%) C
17 51 (16.67%) OO
18 50 (16.34%) MVC
19 48 (15.69%) Microsoft
20 47 (15.36%) Linux
20 47 (15.36%) Big Data
21 46 (15.03%) BDD
22 44 (14.38%) CSS
23 43 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
24 42 (13.73%) Windows
25 40 (13.07%) Spring

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (4.25%) Node.js
2 12 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.59%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.94%) IIS
5 8 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
8 5 (1.63%) Apache
9 4 (1.31%) SAS
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.65%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (5.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.58%) GitHub
2 11 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) PaaS
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.98%) Heroku
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.90%) HTTP
2 6 (1.96%) Internet
3 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.98%) VPN
4 3 (0.98%) Network Security
5 2 (0.65%) RTP
5 2 (0.65%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.65%) RTSP
6 1 (0.33%) SMS
6 1 (0.33%) RFID
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.36%) Big Data
3 37 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (9.48%) NoSQL
5 21 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 16 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.27%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.61%) MySQL
12 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.63%) Siebel EIM
14 5 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.98%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 27 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.90%) CMake
4 13 (4.25%) NUnit
4 13 (4.25%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.92%) MbUnit
6 10 (3.27%) Subversion
7 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.63%) Selenium
9 4 (1.31%) JIRA
10 3 (0.98%) Maven
10 3 (0.98%) Ant
10 3 (0.98%) JUnit
11 2 (0.65%) Hudson
11 2 (0.65%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.65%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.65%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.65%) WATIR
12 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.33%) PyUnit
General
1 18 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 17 (5.56%) Finance
3 13 (4.25%) Games
4 11 (3.59%) Law
5 10 (3.27%) Military
6 9 (2.94%) Legal
6 9 (2.94%) Publishing
7 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.63%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (43.46%) .NET
2 84 (27.45%) HTML
3 77 (25.16%) Web Services
4 73 (23.86%) ASP.NET
5 59 (19.28%) XML
6 44 (14.38%) CSS
7 40 (13.07%) Spring
8 38 (12.42%) WPF
9 37 (12.09%) J2EE
10 29 (9.48%) .NET Framework
11 26 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (8.17%) WCF
13 21 (6.86%) Middleware
14 17 (5.56%) HTML5
15 16 (5.23%) REST
16 14 (4.58%) Silverlight
17 13 (4.25%) JSON
17 13 (4.25%) jQuery
18 12 (3.92%) ADO.NET
19 11 (3.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (26.47%) Mathematics
2 77 (25.16%) Computer Science
3 53 (17.32%) Physics
4 32 (10.46%) Open Source
5 21 (6.86%) Mobile App
6 17 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 15 (4.90%) Robotics
8 11 (3.59%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.63%) Statistics
10 5 (1.63%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.63%) CUDA
11 4 (1.31%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.98%) Tandem
12 3 (0.98%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.98%) Clustering
12 3 (0.98%) Social Media
13 2 (0.65%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.65%) Semantic Web
13 2 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.36%) Linux
2 42 (13.73%) Windows
3 25 (8.17%) Android
4 21 (6.86%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.23%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.98%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.33%) UNIX
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 79 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (23.86%) TDD
4 51 (16.67%) OO
5 50 (16.34%) MVC
6 46 (15.03%) BDD
7 43 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (13.07%) Test Automation
9 28 (9.15%) Integration Testing
10 26 (8.50%) Scrum
11 20 (6.54%) iOS Development
12 19 (6.21%) Android Development
13 17 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 16 (5.23%) Analytics
14 16 (5.23%) Project Management
15 15 (4.90%) Regression Testing
16 14 (4.58%) Data Modelling
16 14 (4.58%) Software Testing
17 13 (4.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 150 (49.02%) C#
2 135 (44.12%) C++
3 129 (42.16%) Java
4 109 (35.62%) SQL
5 56 (18.30%) JavaScript
6 51 (16.67%) C
7 27 (8.82%) PHP
8 25 (8.17%) Python
9 20 (6.54%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.58%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.27%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.94%) VBA
12 9 (2.94%) Delphi
13 7 (2.29%) Perl
13 7 (2.29%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.29%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.96%) VB
15 5 (1.63%) VB6
16 4 (1.31%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (31.37%) Degree
2 33 (10.78%) PhD
3 14 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.92%) ISEB
5 9 (2.94%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 14 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (4.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (20.92%) Oracle
2 48 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.94%) Siebel
3 9 (2.94%) Sybase
4 7 (2.29%) Coverity
5 6 (1.96%) Wind River
5 6 (1.96%) IBM
6 5 (1.63%) Twitter
7 4 (1.31%) DataFlux
8 3 (0.98%) Cognos
8 3 (0.98%) Informatica
9 2 (0.65%) Apple
9 2 (0.65%) Adobe
9 2 (0.65%) Capita
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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