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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 54 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 63 102 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.56% 6.46% 6.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 6.63% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,500
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
1330 1539 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.31% 97.41% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1287 1528
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 4 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 4 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 -8 42 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Abingdon -11 5 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Banbury +4 2 £24,500 -24.61% 5
Faringdon - 1 £36,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 166 (94.86%) Software Engineering
2 76 (43.43%) C#
3 74 (42.29%) SQL
4 71 (40.57%) C++
5 68 (38.86%) Java
6 66 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (26.86%) HTML
7 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
8 42 (24.00%) .NET
8 42 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 42 (24.00%) Web Services
8 42 (24.00%) OO
9 41 (23.43%) Python
9 41 (23.43%) TDD
10 40 (22.86%) Linux
11 39 (22.29%) Degree
12 33 (18.86%) CSS
13 32 (18.29%) Windows
14 31 (17.71%) ASP.NET
14 31 (17.71%) AngularJS
15 29 (16.57%) Mathematics
16 28 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (16.00%) NoSQL
16 28 (16.00%) Node.js
17 27 (15.43%) SQL Server
17 27 (15.43%) Big Data
18 26 (14.86%) MVC
18 26 (14.86%) XML
19 25 (14.29%) Perl
20 23 (13.14%) PhD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 28 (16.00%) Node.js
2 6 (3.43%) Apache Solr
2 6 (3.43%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Simulink
2 1 (0.57%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.57%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) HTTP
1 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.14%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.14%) NFC
2 2 (1.14%) GPRS
2 2 (1.14%) GSM
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) RFID
2 2 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 27 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.43%) Big Data
3 21 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.14%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.29%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.71%) MySQL
10 2 (1.14%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Subversion
2 12 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.29%) Grunt
3 11 (6.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 11 (6.29%) Bower
4 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.71%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.71%) JIRA
6 2 (1.14%) GDB
6 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.14%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 17 (9.71%) Marketing
2 8 (4.57%) Electronics
3 6 (3.43%) Games
4 5 (2.86%) Finance
4 5 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.71%) Publishing
7 2 (1.14%) Legal
7 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.86%) HTML
2 42 (24.00%) .NET
2 42 (24.00%) Web Services
3 33 (18.86%) CSS
4 31 (17.71%) ASP.NET
4 31 (17.71%) AngularJS
5 26 (14.86%) XML
6 18 (10.29%) J2EE
6 18 (10.29%) Spring
6 18 (10.29%) WPF
7 15 (8.57%) jQuery
8 13 (7.43%) RESTful
9 10 (5.71%) HTML5
10 9 (5.14%) Catalyst
10 9 (5.14%) Moose
10 9 (5.14%) WinForms
10 9 (5.14%) Middleware
10 9 (5.14%) Backbone.js
10 9 (5.14%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (5.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
2 29 (16.57%) Mathematics
3 20 (11.43%) Physics
4 19 (10.86%) User Experience
5 15 (8.57%) Open Source
6 10 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.57%) Statistics
7 8 (4.57%) Web 2.0
8 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.86%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.86%) Life Science
9 5 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.29%) PDA
10 4 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (1.14%) Robotics
11 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.86%) Linux
2 32 (18.29%) Windows
3 9 (5.14%) FreeBSD
4 8 (4.57%) UNIX
5 5 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (94.86%) Software Engineering
2 66 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.00%) OO
4 41 (23.43%) TDD
5 28 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (14.86%) MVC
7 16 (9.14%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (8.57%) OOD
9 14 (8.00%) Web Development
9 14 (8.00%) Scrum
10 13 (7.43%) OOP
11 12 (6.86%) Analytics
12 11 (6.29%) Test Automation
12 11 (6.29%) Integration Testing
12 11 (6.29%) BDD
13 8 (4.57%) Information Management
13 8 (4.57%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.57%) Software Licensing
14 7 (4.00%) Software Architecture
15 6 (3.43%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.43%) C#
2 74 (42.29%) SQL
3 71 (40.57%) C++
4 68 (38.86%) Java
5 42 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 41 (23.43%) Python
7 25 (14.29%) Perl
8 19 (10.86%) PHP
9 18 (10.29%) C
10 15 (8.57%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.57%) Ruby
12 6 (3.43%) ActionScript
13 4 (2.29%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.29%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.71%) IronPython
15 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.57%) VB6
16 1 (0.57%) XQuery
16 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (22.29%) Degree
2 23 (13.14%) PhD
3 3 (1.71%) HND
3 3 (1.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.71%) VCP4
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) JTAG
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.43%) Oracle
3 8 (4.57%) Twitter
4 3 (1.71%) Coverity
4 3 (1.71%) Google
5 1 (0.57%) EMC
5 1 (0.57%) Apple
5 1 (0.57%) Progress
5 1 (0.57%) Wind River
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