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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 210 156 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.30% 8.85% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.17% 11.99% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 204 143 92
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1223 1301 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.45% 73.79% 69.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1119 883
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 110 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Bicester +7 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Banbury +9 16 £33,000 -5.71%
Kidlington - 14 £61,250 - 1
Abingdon -17 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Witney -3 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Wallingford - 2 £27,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 225 (43.02%) .NET
2 218 (41.68%) C#
3 179 (34.23%) Java
4 176 (33.65%) C++
4 176 (33.65%) HTML
5 165 (31.55%) SQL
6 156 (29.83%) JavaScript
7 155 (29.64%) SQL Server
8 154 (29.45%) Degree
9 145 (27.72%) TDD
10 135 (25.81%) ASP.NET
11 127 (24.28%) Web Services
12 118 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (21.99%) CSS
14 109 (20.84%) Microsoft
15 108 (20.65%) Computer Science
16 104 (19.89%) Mathematics
17 92 (17.59%) OO
18 79 (15.11%) XML
19 77 (14.72%) Windows
19 77 (14.72%) Physics
20 76 (14.53%) Linux
21 74 (14.15%) BDD
22 72 (13.77%) MVC
23 71 (13.58%) Oracle
24 69 (13.19%) Big Data
25 66 (12.62%) C
25 66 (12.62%) HTML5
26 62 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
26 62 (11.85%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (4.21%) IIS
2 18 (3.44%) Node.js
3 12 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.34%) Apache
6 6 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.96%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.76%) Drupal
8 4 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.76%) SAS
8 4 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.10%) MS Office
3 8 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.29%) Amazon S3
3 11 (2.10%) GitHub
4 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.57%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Heroku
8 2 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.88%) HTTP
2 10 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.53%) Internet
4 5 (0.96%) 3G
4 5 (0.96%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.96%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.96%) GPRS
4 5 (0.96%) GSM
4 5 (0.96%) ZigBee
5 3 (0.57%) Network Security
5 3 (0.57%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.57%) VPN
5 3 (0.57%) SAN
5 3 (0.57%) Firewall
6 2 (0.38%) RTSP
6 2 (0.38%) RTP
6 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) SMS
7 1 (0.19%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (29.64%) SQL Server
2 69 (13.19%) Big Data
3 42 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (7.27%) NoSQL
5 35 (6.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (5.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.02%) Oracle Database
8 18 (3.44%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.87%) Apache Hive
9 15 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.49%) MySQL
10 13 (2.49%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (1.15%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 35 (6.69%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.35%) Git (software)
3 22 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.87%) CMake
5 14 (2.68%) JUnit
5 14 (2.68%) Subversion
6 13 (2.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (2.49%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.29%) PyUnit
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.96%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.76%) Ant
9 4 (0.76%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.57%) Maven
11 2 (0.38%) WATIR
11 2 (0.38%) Selenium
11 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.38%) Hudson
11 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 49 (9.37%) Finance
2 18 (3.44%) Games
3 14 (2.68%) Manufacturing
3 14 (2.68%) Publishing
4 11 (2.10%) Electronics
5 10 (1.91%) Retail
6 8 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.57%) Marketing
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 297 (56.79%) Software Engineer
2 271 (51.82%) Developer
3 102 (19.50%) Software Developer
4 85 (16.25%) .NET Developer
5 71 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 68 (13.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 68 (13.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 67 (12.81%) C# Developer
8 54 (10.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 46 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
10 41 (7.84%) Web Developer
11 38 (7.27%) Java Developer
12 36 (6.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (6.12%) .NET Software Engineer
14 30 (5.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (4.40%) Programmer
16 22 (4.21%) Lead Developer
16 22 (4.21%) Front-End Developer
17 21 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (43.02%) .NET
2 176 (33.65%) HTML
3 135 (25.81%) ASP.NET
4 127 (24.28%) Web Services
5 115 (21.99%) CSS
6 79 (15.11%) XML
7 66 (12.62%) HTML5
8 62 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (10.90%) jQuery
10 53 (10.13%) Spring
11 50 (9.56%) WPF
12 49 (9.37%) .NET Framework
13 47 (8.99%) J2EE
14 35 (6.69%) WCF
14 35 (6.69%) REST
14 35 (6.69%) CSS3
15 33 (6.31%) JSON
16 29 (5.54%) Middleware
17 16 (3.06%) Dojo
17 16 (3.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 108 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 104 (19.89%) Mathematics
3 77 (14.72%) Physics
4 40 (7.65%) Management Information System
5 35 (6.69%) Open Source
6 24 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.87%) 3D Graphics
8 15 (2.87%) Robotics
9 5 (0.96%) Telematics
9 5 (0.96%) CUDA
10 4 (0.76%) Statistics
10 4 (0.76%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.57%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.57%) Tandem
11 3 (0.57%) Social Media
11 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.38%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.38%) Linked Data
12 2 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.72%) Windows
2 76 (14.53%) Linux
3 27 (5.16%) Android
4 25 (4.78%) Apple iOS
5 21 (4.02%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (27.72%) TDD
2 118 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (17.59%) OO
4 74 (14.15%) BDD
5 72 (13.77%) MVC
6 55 (10.52%) Scrum
7 54 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (6.31%) Web Development
8 33 (6.31%) Integration Testing
9 31 (5.93%) Test Automation
10 30 (5.74%) Configuration Management
11 28 (5.35%) Project Management
12 27 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
13 24 (4.59%) iOS Development
14 21 (4.02%) Android Development
15 19 (3.63%) Mobile Application Development
15 19 (3.63%) OOP
16 18 (3.44%) OOD
16 18 (3.44%) Unit Testing
16 18 (3.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 218 (41.68%) C#
2 179 (34.23%) Java
3 176 (33.65%) C++
4 165 (31.55%) SQL
5 156 (29.83%) JavaScript
6 66 (12.62%) C
7 62 (11.85%) Python
8 31 (5.93%) PHP
9 27 (5.16%) VB.NET
10 21 (4.02%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.87%) Perl
12 14 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.49%) Embedded C
14 11 (2.10%) VBA
14 11 (2.10%) Delphi
15 9 (1.72%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.53%) VB
17 7 (1.34%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.96%) Objective-C
18 5 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 154 (29.45%) Degree
2 47 (8.99%) PhD
3 13 (2.49%) DV Cleared
3 13 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) JTAG
3 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) vSphere
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (4.21%) Puppet
2 14 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 109 (20.84%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.58%) Oracle
3 11 (2.10%) Sybase
4 10 (1.91%) Siebel
4 10 (1.91%) VMware
5 9 (1.72%) Coverity
6 6 (1.15%) Wind River
6 6 (1.15%) Apple
6 6 (1.15%) IBM
6 6 (1.15%) EMC
7 5 (0.96%) Informatica
7 5 (0.96%) Cognos
8 4 (0.76%) Adobe
8 4 (0.76%) Twitter
8 4 (0.76%) DataFlux
9 3 (0.57%) Orchard
10 2 (0.38%) Perforce
10 2 (0.38%) Capita
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Press
Salary: Salary: Depending on skills and experience. OUP offers a full range of
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
b2m Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxfordshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago