The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 11 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 310 178 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.51% 9.68% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.90% 12.82% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 282 174 126
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 £61,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1388 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.97% 75.52% 70.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1236 1017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxfordshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 195 £45,000 -7.69% 16
Abingdon -4 22 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bicester - 20 £45,000 -
Witney -5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Kidlington +8 6 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Banbury -12 3 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wantage - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 218 (43.78%) C++
2 216 (43.37%) C#
3 214 (42.97%) .NET
4 173 (34.74%) Java
5 145 (29.12%) Degree
6 132 (26.51%) TDD
7 131 (26.31%) ASP.NET
8 130 (26.10%) JavaScript
8 130 (26.10%) Computer Science
9 122 (24.50%) HTML
10 121 (24.30%) SQL
11 120 (24.10%) SQL Server
12 109 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
13 107 (21.49%) OO
14 100 (20.08%) CSS
15 96 (19.28%) Mathematics
16 93 (18.67%) Microsoft
17 90 (18.07%) Web Services
18 76 (15.26%) Windows
19 74 (14.86%) MVC
20 73 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
21 71 (14.26%) Linux
22 68 (13.65%) C
23 66 (13.25%) Python
24 61 (12.25%) Physics
25 60 (12.05%) PhD
26 58 (11.65%) XML
26 58 (11.65%) WPF
27 57 (11.45%) jQuery
28 55 (11.04%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (2.81%) IIS
3 13 (2.61%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.20%) Apache
5 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.00%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.80%) Drupal
7 3 (0.60%) Node.js
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Simulink
2 4 (0.80%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.61%) GitHub
4 7 (1.41%) SaaS
4 7 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.60%) PaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.42%) HTTP
2 8 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.80%) SAN
3 4 (0.80%) Internet
3 4 (0.80%) Firewall
3 4 (0.80%) iSCSI
3 4 (0.80%) Modbus
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 41 (8.23%) Big Data
3 38 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 27 (5.42%) Hadoop
6 22 (4.42%) Apache Hive
7 20 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.01%) Oracle ODI
9 13 (2.61%) MySQL
10 12 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.01%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.61%) Sqoop
13 7 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (7.43%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.41%) Subversion
3 12 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.21%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.81%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.20%) JUnit
7 6 (1.20%) PyUnit
8 5 (1.00%) Xcode
9 4 (0.80%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.80%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.80%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.80%) Selenium
10 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.20%) Ant
11 1 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 54 (10.84%) Finance
2 20 (4.02%) Publishing
3 15 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.81%) Games
4 14 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (2.41%) Electronics
6 8 (1.61%) Retail
7 7 (1.41%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.20%) Marketing
8 6 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.00%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 294 (59.04%) Developer
2 258 (51.81%) Software Engineer
3 138 (27.71%) Software Developer
4 78 (15.66%) Senior Developer
5 63 (12.65%) C# Developer
6 58 (11.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 57 (11.45%) C# Software Engineer
8 52 (10.44%) .NET Developer
9 49 (9.84%) C++ Software Engineer
10 38 (7.63%) Java Developer
11 36 (7.23%) Web Developer
11 36 (7.23%) Java Software Engineer
12 32 (6.43%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (5.82%) Lead Developer
14 25 (5.02%) Programmer
14 25 (5.02%) C# Web Developer
15 24 (4.82%) C++ Developer
15 24 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
16 22 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (42.97%) .NET
2 131 (26.31%) ASP.NET
3 122 (24.50%) HTML
4 100 (20.08%) CSS
5 90 (18.07%) Web Services
6 73 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (11.65%) WPF
7 58 (11.65%) XML
8 57 (11.45%) jQuery
9 45 (9.04%) HTML5
9 45 (9.04%) .NET Framework
10 37 (7.43%) CSS3
11 32 (6.43%) Spring
12 31 (6.22%) WCF
13 28 (5.62%) J2EE
14 25 (5.02%) JSON
15 24 (4.82%) REST
16 23 (4.62%) Middleware
17 17 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (2.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 130 (26.10%) Computer Science
2 96 (19.28%) Mathematics
3 61 (12.25%) Physics
4 40 (8.03%) Mobile App
5 33 (6.63%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.82%) Open Source
7 15 (3.01%) Data Integration
7 15 (3.01%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (2.41%) Machine Learning
9 10 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.81%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.61%) Statistics
12 4 (0.80%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.80%) Ontologies
12 4 (0.80%) Animation
12 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.60%) Tandem
13 3 (0.60%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.60%) Online Games
14 2 (0.40%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.26%) Windows
2 71 (14.26%) Linux
3 38 (7.63%) Android
3 38 (7.63%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.61%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (2.01%) UNIX
6 6 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.20%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.51%) TDD
2 109 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (21.49%) OO
4 74 (14.86%) MVC
5 55 (11.04%) BDD
6 47 (9.44%) Scrum
6 47 (9.44%) OOD
7 39 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (6.83%) iOS Development
9 30 (6.02%) Android Development
10 29 (5.82%) Mobile Application Development
11 27 (5.42%) SOA
12 25 (5.02%) Configuration Management
13 22 (4.42%) Project Management
13 22 (4.42%) MVVM
14 20 (4.02%) Customer Engagement
15 17 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (3.21%) ETL
17 15 (3.01%) Test Automation
18 14 (2.81%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (43.78%) C++
2 216 (43.37%) C#
3 173 (34.74%) Java
4 130 (26.10%) JavaScript
5 121 (24.30%) SQL
6 68 (13.65%) C
7 66 (13.25%) Python
8 39 (7.83%) PHP
9 21 (4.22%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.81%) Perl
11 13 (2.61%) VBA
12 11 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.21%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.81%) Delphi
14 6 (1.20%) C++/CLI
14 6 (1.20%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.20%) Scala
15 4 (0.80%) PHP5
15 4 (0.80%) F#
Qualifications
1 145 (29.12%) Degree
2 60 (12.05%) PhD
3 11 (2.21%) DV Cleared
3 11 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.20%) MCTS
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.80%) vSphere
2 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
2 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (3.21%) Puppet
2 11 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 93 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 55 (11.04%) Oracle
3 11 (2.21%) Informatica
4 10 (2.01%) Perforce
5 9 (1.81%) Sybase
6 7 (1.41%) Coverity
7 5 (1.00%) Siemens
8 4 (0.80%) SAP
8 4 (0.80%) VMware
9 3 (0.60%) Adobe
9 3 (0.60%) Apple
9 3 (0.60%) Wind River
10 2 (0.40%) Capita
10 2 (0.40%) Huawei
11 1 (0.20%) EMC
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago