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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 30 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 99 104 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.62% 6.25% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 6.47% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 86 101 86
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
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
1433 1607 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.85% 96.63% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1406 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 17 September 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 September 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 +8 66 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Abingdon -13 12 £52,500 +31.25%
Kidlington - 9 £50,000 - 2
Banbury -1 2 £21,500 -52.22%
Wallingford - 1 £27,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 266 (94.66%) Software Engineering
2 140 (49.82%) C#
3 121 (43.06%) C++
4 118 (41.99%) Java
5 108 (38.43%) .NET
6 105 (37.37%) SQL
7 93 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (29.54%) Degree
9 81 (28.83%) SQL Server
10 79 (28.11%) HTML
11 70 (24.91%) Web Services
12 69 (24.56%) TDD
12 69 (24.56%) Mathematics
13 65 (23.13%) Oracle
14 64 (22.78%) Computer Science
15 63 (22.42%) ASP.NET
16 61 (21.71%) XML
17 51 (18.15%) Linux
18 48 (17.08%) Microsoft
19 46 (16.37%) OO
19 46 (16.37%) Physics
19 46 (16.37%) Big Data
20 45 (16.01%) JavaScript
20 45 (16.01%) BDD
21 43 (15.30%) C
22 42 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (14.59%) MVC
23 41 (14.59%) Spring
24 39 (13.88%) Test Automation
25 38 (13.52%) J2EE

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (4.98%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.27%) Node.js
3 11 (3.91%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.85%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.14%) IIS
6 6 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.14%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (1.78%) Apache
8 4 (1.42%) SAS
9 2 (0.71%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Simulink
2 1 (0.36%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.05%) GitHub
2 11 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) Internet
2 4 (1.42%) HTTP
3 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.07%) VPN
3 3 (1.07%) Network Security
4 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.71%) RTP
4 2 (0.71%) RTSP
5 1 (0.36%) SMS
5 1 (0.36%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 46 (16.37%) Big Data
3 33 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (11.03%) NoSQL
5 22 (7.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (7.12%) Oracle Database
7 18 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.91%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (3.91%) MySQL
8 11 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.78%) Siebel EIM
11 5 (1.78%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.78%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.07%) Redis
12 3 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (9.25%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.69%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.34%) CMake
4 10 (3.56%) Subversion
5 9 (3.20%) NUnit
5 9 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.20%) MbUnit
5 9 (3.20%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.78%) JIRA
7 3 (1.07%) Maven
7 3 (1.07%) Ant
7 3 (1.07%) JUnit
8 2 (0.71%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.71%) WATIR
8 2 (0.71%) Selenium
8 2 (0.71%) Hudson
8 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.36%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.36%) GDB
General
1 18 (6.41%) Finance
2 15 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.91%) Legal
4 10 (3.56%) Publishing
5 9 (3.20%) Games
5 9 (3.20%) Law
6 8 (2.85%) Military
7 6 (2.14%) Electronics
7 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (38.43%) .NET
2 79 (28.11%) HTML
3 70 (24.91%) Web Services
4 63 (22.42%) ASP.NET
5 61 (21.71%) XML
6 41 (14.59%) Spring
7 38 (13.52%) J2EE
8 36 (12.81%) CSS
9 29 (10.32%) WPF
10 26 (9.25%) .NET Framework
11 20 (7.12%) Middleware
11 20 (7.12%) WCF
12 17 (6.05%) HTML5
13 16 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (4.63%) jQuery
14 13 (4.63%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (4.27%) AngularJS
15 12 (4.27%) Spring MVC
16 10 (3.56%) Silverlight
16 10 (3.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.56%) Mathematics
2 64 (22.78%) Computer Science
3 46 (16.37%) Physics
4 31 (11.03%) Open Source
5 18 (6.41%) Mobile App
6 15 (5.34%) Robotics
7 13 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (4.27%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.49%) Statistics
11 6 (2.14%) Data Integration
11 6 (2.14%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.78%) CUDA
13 4 (1.42%) Clustering
14 3 (1.07%) PDA
14 3 (1.07%) Streaming Video
14 3 (1.07%) Device Driver
14 3 (1.07%) Social Media
15 2 (0.71%) Semantic Web
15 2 (0.71%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.15%) Linux
2 28 (9.96%) Windows
3 22 (7.83%) Android
4 18 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 15 (5.34%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.78%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.07%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.71%) UNIX
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (94.66%) Software Engineering
2 93 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.56%) TDD
4 46 (16.37%) OO
5 45 (16.01%) BDD
6 42 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (14.59%) MVC
8 39 (13.88%) Test Automation
9 30 (10.68%) Integration Testing
10 26 (9.25%) Scrum
11 17 (6.05%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.05%) iOS Development
12 16 (5.69%) Android Development
13 15 (5.34%) Analytics
13 15 (5.34%) Regression Testing
14 14 (4.98%) Mobile Application Development
15 13 (4.63%) Project Management
16 12 (4.27%) ETL
17 11 (3.91%) Risk Management
17 11 (3.91%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (49.82%) C#
2 121 (43.06%) C++
3 118 (41.99%) Java
4 105 (37.37%) SQL
5 45 (16.01%) JavaScript
6 43 (15.30%) C
7 27 (9.61%) PHP
8 22 (7.83%) Python
9 20 (7.12%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.91%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.56%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.85%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.49%) VB
13 7 (2.49%) Perl
14 6 (2.14%) Delphi
14 6 (2.14%) VBA
14 6 (2.14%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.14%) VB6
15 3 (1.07%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.07%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 83 (29.54%) Degree
2 31 (11.03%) PhD
3 11 (3.91%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.20%) ISEB
5 6 (2.14%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 10 (3.56%) Puppet
1 10 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (23.13%) Oracle
2 48 (17.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.20%) Siebel
4 7 (2.49%) Twitter
5 6 (2.14%) Coverity
5 6 (2.14%) Wind River
5 6 (2.14%) IBM
5 6 (2.14%) Sybase
6 4 (1.42%) DataFlux
7 3 (1.07%) Cognos
7 3 (1.07%) Informatica
8 2 (0.71%) Apple
8 2 (0.71%) Adobe
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