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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 62 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 53 148 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.83% 8.72% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 8.99% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 126 106
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
1331 1647 1707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.10% 97.00% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1387 1544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -18 31 £42,500 - 12
Abingdon -4 7 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Banbury -1 4 £50,000 - 4
Henley-on-Thames +6 1 £45,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £36,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 156 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 68 (42.50%) SQL
3 66 (41.25%) C#
4 64 (40.00%) C++
4 64 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (37.50%) Java
6 49 (30.63%) Computer Science
7 48 (30.00%) HTML
8 46 (28.75%) JavaScript
8 46 (28.75%) Python
9 45 (28.13%) OO
10 42 (26.25%) .NET
11 41 (25.63%) Degree
12 39 (24.38%) TDD
13 36 (22.50%) CSS
14 34 (21.25%) Linux
15 33 (20.63%) Windows
16 32 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
17 30 (18.75%) MVC
18 26 (16.25%) Web Services
18 26 (16.25%) Node.js
18 26 (16.25%) Mathematics
19 25 (15.63%) NoSQL
19 25 (15.63%) Subversion
20 24 (15.00%) Perl
21 23 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
22 21 (13.13%) User Experience
22 21 (13.13%) SQL Server
23 20 (12.50%) C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (16.25%) Node.js
2 7 (4.38%) Apache Solr
2 7 (4.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.75%) HTTP
3 2 (1.25%) GPRS
3 2 (1.25%) GSM
3 2 (1.25%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) RFID
3 2 (1.25%) Wireless
3 2 (1.25%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.25%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 21 (13.13%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.50%) Big Data
3 20 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 18 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.75%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.88%) MySQL
10 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (15.63%) Subversion
2 19 (11.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.88%) Grunt
3 11 (6.88%) Karma Test Runner
3 11 (6.88%) Bower
4 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.13%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.50%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.88%) JIRA
7 3 (1.88%) GDB
8 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.63%) JUnit
General
1 19 (11.88%) Marketing
2 7 (4.38%) Electronics
3 6 (3.75%) Games
4 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Finance
6 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.00%) HTML
2 42 (26.25%) .NET
3 36 (22.50%) CSS
4 32 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 26 (16.25%) Web Services
7 20 (12.50%) XML
8 17 (10.63%) WPF
9 16 (10.00%) jQuery
10 12 (7.50%) HTML5
10 12 (7.50%) Spring
10 12 (7.50%) J2EE
11 10 (6.25%) RESTful
12 9 (5.63%) Ajax
12 9 (5.63%) WinForms
12 9 (5.63%) Catalyst
12 9 (5.63%) Moose
13 8 (5.00%) Backbone.js
13 8 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.63%) Computer Science
2 26 (16.25%) Mathematics
3 21 (13.13%) User Experience
4 17 (10.63%) Physics
5 15 (9.38%) Open Source
6 8 (5.00%) Web 2.0
7 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.75%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.75%) Statistics
8 6 (3.75%) Device Driver
9 5 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (3.13%) Life Science
9 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.25%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.25%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (1.25%) Robotics
12 1 (0.63%) IPTV
12 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.25%) Linux
2 33 (20.63%) Windows
3 9 (5.63%) FreeBSD
4 7 (4.38%) Android
4 7 (4.38%) UNIX
5 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 64 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (28.13%) OO
4 39 (24.38%) TDD
5 30 (18.75%) MVC
6 23 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.50%) OOD
8 16 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (8.13%) OOP
10 12 (7.50%) Web Development
11 10 (6.25%) Scrum
11 10 (6.25%) Analytics
12 8 (5.00%) UML
12 8 (5.00%) Software Architecture
13 7 (4.38%) BDD
13 7 (4.38%) Test Automation
14 6 (3.75%) Parallel Computing
14 6 (3.75%) Waterfall
14 6 (3.75%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.75%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (42.50%) SQL
2 66 (41.25%) C#
3 64 (40.00%) C++
4 60 (37.50%) Java
5 46 (28.75%) JavaScript
5 46 (28.75%) Python
6 24 (15.00%) Perl
7 20 (12.50%) C
8 19 (11.88%) PHP
9 15 (9.38%) T-SQL
10 12 (7.50%) Ruby
11 7 (4.38%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.13%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.13%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.13%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.88%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.88%) IronPython
14 1 (0.63%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.63%) Scala
14 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (25.63%) Degree
2 18 (11.25%) PhD
3 3 (1.88%) HND
4 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) JTAG
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.50%) Oracle
3 6 (3.75%) Twitter
4 4 (2.50%) Google
5 3 (1.88%) Apple
5 3 (1.88%) Progress
6 2 (1.25%) Coverity
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
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