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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 17 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 201 120 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.19% 7.73% 17.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.17% 9.21% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 144 97 291
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,556 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1325 1303 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.94% 83.90% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1015 1385
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +16 105 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Abingdon +9 49 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Wallingford - 10 £40,000 - 3
Witney +5 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Henley-on-Thames 0 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Bicester 0 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Banbury -4 2 £26,250 -41.66%
Kidlington -2 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Wantage - 1 £38,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 206 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (49.61%) C++
3 160 (41.13%) C#
4 143 (36.76%) Python
5 133 (34.19%) .NET
6 128 (32.90%) Windows
7 120 (30.85%) Java
8 119 (30.59%) JavaScript
8 119 (30.59%) Degree
9 118 (30.33%) Linux
10 91 (23.39%) Computer Science
11 87 (22.37%) TDD
12 86 (22.11%) SQL
13 83 (21.34%) OO
14 76 (19.54%) HTML
15 63 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (15.94%) MVC
17 61 (15.68%) Microsoft
17 61 (15.68%) C
17 61 (15.68%) ASP.NET
17 61 (15.68%) CSS
17 61 (15.68%) Git (software)
18 59 (15.17%) SQL Server
19 58 (14.91%) Visual Studio
20 56 (14.40%) Sophos
21 45 (11.57%) QA
22 44 (11.31%) NoSQL
22 44 (11.31%) Regression Testing
23 43 (11.05%) OOD
23 43 (11.05%) STL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (8.74%) Node.js
2 13 (3.34%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.80%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.54%) Apache
5 6 (1.54%) Confluence
6 5 (1.29%) CMS
7 4 (1.03%) Commerce Server
7 4 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.77%) IIS
8 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.51%) Jetty
9 2 (0.51%) nginx
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) Simulink
4 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.51%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.11%) SaaS
4 9 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.03%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.03%) Route 53
7 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) Firewall
2 3 (0.77%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.77%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.51%) Broadband
3 2 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.31%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.97%) MySQL
4 27 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.43%) Big Data
6 13 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.08%) CouchDB
8 10 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.03%) DB2
11 3 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.51%) KDB
12 2 (0.51%) Redis
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 61 (15.68%) Git (software)
2 58 (14.91%) Visual Studio
3 29 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 24 (6.17%) Subversion
5 12 (3.08%) Grunt
6 11 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.83%) Hudson
6 11 (2.83%) Maven
7 10 (2.57%) Bower
7 10 (2.57%) gulp
7 10 (2.57%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (2.57%) Mocha
7 10 (2.57%) Protractor
7 10 (2.57%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.06%) GCC
8 8 (2.06%) GDB
9 7 (1.80%) Ant
9 7 (1.80%) JUnit
9 7 (1.80%) Mockito
10 6 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 19 (4.88%) Finance
2 18 (4.63%) Electronics
3 11 (2.83%) Publishing
4 10 (2.57%) Marketing
5 8 (2.06%) Automotive
6 7 (1.80%) Retail
7 6 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.03%) Japanese Language
8 4 (1.03%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.03%) Russian Language
8 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.77%) Banking
9 3 (0.77%) Front Office
10 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 217 (55.78%) Software Engineer
2 182 (46.79%) Developer
3 81 (20.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 66 (16.97%) Software Developer
5 59 (15.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 49 (12.60%) C# Developer
7 47 (12.08%) Java Engineer
8 46 (11.83%) Java Software Engineer
9 45 (11.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 43 (11.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 42 (10.80%) Senior Developer
12 35 (9.00%) Java Developer
13 34 (8.74%) .NET Developer
14 32 (8.23%) .NET Software Engineer
15 28 (7.20%) C++ Developer
16 26 (6.68%) C# .NET Developer
17 25 (6.43%) Senior C# Software Engineer
18 22 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
18 22 (5.66%) Python Developer
19 21 (5.40%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (34.19%) .NET
2 76 (19.54%) HTML
3 61 (15.68%) ASP.NET
3 61 (15.68%) CSS
4 43 (11.05%) jQuery
4 43 (11.05%) STL
5 39 (10.03%) AngularJS
6 36 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (9.25%) XML
7 35 (9.00%) Web Services
8 32 (8.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 27 (6.94%) HTML5
10 24 (6.17%) Spring
11 22 (5.66%) CSS3
12 20 (5.14%) REST
13 19 (4.88%) SOAP
14 18 (4.63%) Ajax
15 16 (4.11%) .NET Framework
15 16 (4.11%) Middleware
15 16 (4.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 91 (23.39%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.28%) Algorithms
2 40 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.03%) Mathematics
4 30 (7.71%) User Experience
5 20 (5.14%) Visualisation
6 17 (4.37%) Biotechnology
7 16 (4.11%) Hedge funds
8 14 (3.60%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.57%) Device Driver
10 9 (2.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (2.06%) Semantic Web
12 7 (1.80%) CUDA
12 7 (1.80%) Physics
13 6 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.29%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.29%) Life Science
14 5 (1.29%) Streaming Video
15 4 (1.03%) NHS
15 4 (1.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 128 (32.90%) Windows
2 118 (30.33%) Linux
3 13 (3.34%) Unix
4 10 (2.57%) Android
4 10 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.31%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.51%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Fedora
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (22.37%) TDD
3 83 (21.34%) OO
4 63 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (15.94%) MVC
6 44 (11.31%) Regression Testing
7 43 (11.05%) OOD
8 41 (10.54%) Data Protection
8 41 (10.54%) Pair Programming
9 40 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (9.51%) DevOps
10 37 (9.51%) Unit Testing
11 35 (9.00%) Scrum
12 31 (7.97%) Open Source
12 31 (7.97%) SDLC
13 25 (6.43%) Data Acquisition
14 23 (5.91%) Mentoring
15 22 (5.66%) Product Management
16 20 (5.14%) Machine Learning
16 20 (5.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (49.61%) C++
2 160 (41.13%) C#
3 143 (36.76%) Python
4 120 (30.85%) Java
5 119 (30.59%) JavaScript
6 86 (22.11%) SQL
7 61 (15.68%) C
8 35 (9.00%) PHP
9 33 (8.48%) Ruby
10 16 (4.11%) Perl
11 15 (3.86%) MATLAB
12 12 (3.08%) VC++
13 10 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.57%) R
14 7 (1.80%) Embedded C
14 7 (1.80%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.80%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.54%) Tcl
16 4 (1.03%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 119 (30.59%) Degree
2 28 (7.20%) PhD
3 6 (1.54%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.29%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.57%) QA
2 7 (1.80%) MISRA
3 6 (1.54%) ISO13485
3 6 (1.54%) SLA
4 2 (0.51%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.26%) DICOM
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Docker
1 2 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.80%) Ansible
2 7 (1.80%) Puppet
3 4 (1.03%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.51%) Nessus
4 2 (0.51%) Nmap
Vendors
1 61 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.40%) Sophos
3 29 (7.46%) Oracle
4 13 (3.34%) IBM
5 9 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.29%) Progress
7 5 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.03%) ATG
8 4 (1.03%) Demandware
8 4 (1.03%) hybris
8 4 (1.03%) Venda
9 3 (0.77%) Google
9 3 (0.77%) Zend
10 2 (0.51%) EMC
10 2 (0.51%) Perforce
10 2 (0.51%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) Cognos
11 1 (0.26%) Sun
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Bonus, 27 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Full Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 Per Annum Full Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £44,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Global Travel Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago