The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 157 220 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.32% 12.49% 9.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.74% 16.79% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 147 194 186
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,193 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 1310 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.00% 74.35% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1124 1437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 101 £48,500 +21.25% 18
Abingdon -9 10 £50,000 +5.26%
Wallingford +3 6 £24,000 -43.52%
Kidlington +2 6 £50,000 -20.00%
Banbury +9 5 £27,500 -38.88%
Faringdon +2 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 150 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (39.26%) C#
3 126 (38.65%) SQL
4 120 (36.81%) Java
5 112 (34.36%) .NET
6 101 (30.98%) HTML
7 98 (30.06%) C++
8 97 (29.75%) TDD
9 88 (26.99%) JavaScript
10 86 (26.38%) Web Services
11 77 (23.62%) XML
12 75 (23.01%) Degree
13 73 (22.39%) ASP.NET
13 73 (22.39%) SQL Server
14 67 (20.55%) Big Data
15 65 (19.94%) Oracle
16 64 (19.63%) OO
16 64 (19.63%) Computer Science
17 61 (18.71%) Linux
18 57 (17.48%) NoSQL
18 57 (17.48%) CSS
19 54 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (15.95%) MVC
20 52 (15.95%) Microsoft
21 51 (15.64%) Spring
21 51 (15.64%) Mathematics
22 49 (15.03%) BDD
23 48 (14.72%) jQuery
24 47 (14.42%) Scrum
25 45 (13.80%) J2EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (9.82%) Node.js
2 20 (6.13%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (3.07%) IIS
5 7 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.53%) Apache
7 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.23%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.61%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.15%) MS Office
3 3 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) Maya
4 1 (0.31%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.75%) GitHub
3 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.45%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.15%) SaaS
6 5 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.45%) HTTP
2 4 (1.23%) Intranet
3 3 (0.92%) Internet
3 3 (0.92%) GPRS
3 3 (0.92%) GSM
3 3 (0.92%) ZigBee
4 2 (0.61%) NFC
4 2 (0.61%) Wireless
4 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.61%) RFID
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) 3G
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 67 (20.55%) Big Data
3 57 (17.48%) NoSQL
4 24 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (7.36%) Oracle Database
5 23 (7.06%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.21%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.60%) MySQL
7 15 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.07%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.07%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (2.45%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.15%) Siebel EIM
12 6 (1.84%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.53%) RavenDB
13 5 (1.53%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.21%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.91%) Subversion
3 16 (4.91%) JIRA
4 6 (1.84%) Bugzilla
4 6 (1.84%) GDB
4 6 (1.84%) CMake
5 5 (1.53%) JUnit
6 4 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.23%) PyUnit
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.92%) Grunt
7 3 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.92%) Bower
8 2 (0.61%) Ant
8 2 (0.61%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (6.75%) Finance
2 18 (5.52%) Marketing
3 14 (4.29%) Legal
3 14 (4.29%) Publishing
4 8 (2.45%) Back Office
4 8 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.84%) Games
5 6 (1.84%) Retail
6 4 (1.23%) Electronics
6 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 195 (59.82%) Software Engineer
2 152 (46.63%) Developer
3 55 (16.87%) Senior Software Engineer
4 54 (16.56%) C# Developer
5 48 (14.72%) Software Developer
6 41 (12.58%) .NET Developer
7 39 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (10.43%) C# Software Engineer
8 34 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (8.59%) Web Developer
10 26 (7.98%) Senior Developer
11 25 (7.67%) Graduate
12 23 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
13 20 (6.13%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (5.52%) Java Software Engineer
15 17 (5.21%) Graduate Developer
16 15 (4.60%) Graduate Software Developer
16 15 (4.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 15 (4.60%) Java Developer
17 12 (3.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (34.36%) .NET
2 101 (30.98%) HTML
3 86 (26.38%) Web Services
4 77 (23.62%) XML
5 73 (22.39%) ASP.NET
6 57 (17.48%) CSS
7 51 (15.64%) Spring
8 48 (14.72%) jQuery
9 45 (13.80%) J2EE
10 44 (13.50%) AngularJS
11 26 (7.98%) Ajax
12 25 (7.67%) KnockoutJS
13 24 (7.36%) RESTful
14 23 (7.06%) Backbone.js
14 23 (7.06%) .NET Framework
15 22 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (6.13%) HTML5
16 20 (6.13%) Middleware
17 19 (5.83%) WPF
18 17 (5.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 51 (15.64%) Mathematics
3 37 (11.35%) Physics
4 32 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.98%) Open Source
6 19 (5.83%) Management Information System
7 17 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (4.60%) User Experience
8 15 (4.60%) Statistics
9 10 (3.07%) Algorithms
9 10 (3.07%) Data Integration
10 9 (2.76%) Clustering
11 6 (1.84%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.84%) Robotics
12 5 (1.53%) Chemistry
12 5 (1.53%) Life Science
13 4 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.92%) CUDA
14 3 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.71%) Linux
2 42 (12.88%) Windows
3 7 (2.15%) FreeBSD
4 4 (1.23%) UNIX
4 4 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (29.75%) TDD
3 64 (19.63%) OO
4 54 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (15.95%) MVC
6 49 (15.03%) BDD
7 47 (14.42%) Scrum
8 39 (11.96%) Test Automation
9 34 (10.43%) Integration Testing
10 33 (10.12%) Analytics
11 28 (8.59%) Web Development
12 22 (6.75%) OOD
13 14 (4.29%) SOA
13 14 (4.29%) Risk Management
14 13 (3.99%) Waterfall
15 12 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (3.68%) Data Modelling
16 10 (3.07%) ETL
16 10 (3.07%) OOP
16 10 (3.07%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (39.26%) C#
2 126 (38.65%) SQL
3 120 (36.81%) Java
4 98 (30.06%) C++
5 88 (26.99%) JavaScript
6 42 (12.88%) Python
7 29 (8.90%) PHP
8 21 (6.44%) Perl
9 20 (6.13%) C
10 13 (3.99%) Ruby
11 12 (3.68%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.07%) Embedded C
13 9 (2.76%) Embedded C++
14 8 (2.45%) VB
15 7 (2.15%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.53%) Scala
17 4 (1.23%) ActionScript
17 4 (1.23%) VBScript
18 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (23.01%) Degree
2 32 (9.82%) PhD
3 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.07%) QA
2 6 (1.84%) JTAG
3 1 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.31%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (2.45%) Firmware
2 4 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Puppet
2 6 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (19.94%) Oracle
2 52 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.52%) Twitter
4 7 (2.15%) Siebel
5 6 (1.84%) Apple
5 6 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.84%) VMware
6 5 (1.53%) Orchard
7 4 (1.23%) IBM
8 3 (0.92%) Coverity
9 2 (0.61%) Wind River
9 2 (0.61%) Adobe
9 2 (0.61%) EMC
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Zend
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