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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 133 305 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.68% 17.39% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.91% 21.42% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 111 294 145
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1219 1424 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.52% 81.19% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1276 1211
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -10 73 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Abingdon +11 15 £47,500 - 9
Banbury +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Witney +11 7 £40,000 -3.03%
Faringdon - 4 £50,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames +3 1 £45,000 -
Bicester -2 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Kidlington -9 1 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 143 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (47.99%) JavaScript
3 129 (47.25%) C#
4 110 (40.29%) .NET
5 97 (35.53%) HTML
6 89 (32.60%) SQL
7 88 (32.23%) Java
8 82 (30.04%) C++
8 82 (30.04%) Computer Science
9 80 (29.30%) Degree
9 80 (29.30%) TDD
10 77 (28.21%) OO
11 75 (27.47%) Python
11 75 (27.47%) ASP.NET
12 73 (26.74%) CSS
13 70 (25.64%) jQuery
14 60 (21.98%) Linux
15 57 (20.88%) MVC
16 53 (19.41%) AngularJS
17 50 (18.32%) SQL Server
18 42 (15.38%) Subversion
19 41 (15.02%) Windows
20 38 (13.92%) PHP
21 37 (13.55%) Web Services
22 36 (13.19%) .NET Framework
23 35 (12.82%) XML
23 35 (12.82%) OOD
23 35 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
23 35 (12.82%) Git (software)
24 34 (12.45%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (10.62%) Node.js
2 15 (5.49%) Apache
3 9 (3.30%) IIS
4 5 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.10%) Kinematics
6 3 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.33%) SaaS
2 18 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 10 (3.66%) GitHub
6 8 (2.93%) AWS OpsWorks
7 5 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) HTTP
2 10 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.66%) Skype
3 5 (1.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) NFC
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) RFID
4 1 (0.37%) Broadband
4 1 (0.37%) GPRS
4 1 (0.37%) GSM
4 1 (0.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.62%) MySQL
3 22 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 22 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.59%) Big Data
4 18 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.13%) CouchDB
6 11 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.93%) Couchbase
8 5 (1.83%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.10%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.10%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (15.38%) Subversion
2 35 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.13%) Bower
4 14 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
4 14 (5.13%) Grunt
5 13 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.93%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.56%) Behat
7 7 (2.56%) PHPUnit
7 7 (2.56%) JIRA
8 6 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.83%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.10%) GDB
10 3 (1.10%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.37%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.37%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.37%) GCC
11 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (4.76%) Games
2 12 (4.40%) Finance
3 10 (3.66%) Marketing
4 9 (3.30%) Back Office
5 8 (2.93%) Retail
6 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.20%) Electronics
7 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.73%) Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (49.45%) Developer
2 128 (46.89%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.99%) Software Developer
4 29 (10.62%) C# Developer
5 27 (9.89%) .NET Developer
6 23 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 22 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (7.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (6.96%) C# Software Engineer
10 18 (6.59%) C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (6.59%) Junior Developer
10 18 (6.59%) Junior
11 17 (6.23%) Architect
12 16 (5.86%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.86%) PHP Developer
12 16 (5.86%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.13%) Graduate
13 14 (5.13%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (4.40%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (40.29%) .NET
2 97 (35.53%) HTML
3 75 (27.47%) ASP.NET
4 73 (26.74%) CSS
5 70 (25.64%) jQuery
6 53 (19.41%) AngularJS
7 37 (13.55%) Web Services
8 36 (13.19%) .NET Framework
9 35 (12.82%) XML
9 35 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (9.16%) Ajax
11 23 (8.42%) WPF
12 21 (7.69%) Entity Framework
13 16 (5.86%) HTML5
13 16 (5.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 16 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (5.49%) WinForms
15 13 (4.76%) STL
16 12 (4.40%) Middleware
16 12 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 82 (30.04%) Computer Science
2 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.42%) Mathematics
4 18 (6.59%) User Experience
5 17 (6.23%) Open Source
6 13 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 13 (4.76%) Life Science
7 10 (3.66%) Device Driver
8 9 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (2.93%) Web 2.0
10 7 (2.56%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.20%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.83%) Physics
13 4 (1.47%) Statistics
13 4 (1.47%) Social Gaming
13 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.47%) Visualisation
14 3 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.98%) Linux
2 41 (15.02%) Windows
3 14 (5.13%) UNIX
4 11 (4.03%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.93%) Android
6 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.73%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.30%) TDD
3 77 (28.21%) OO
4 57 (20.88%) MVC
5 35 (12.82%) OOD
6 34 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (10.62%) Scrum
8 25 (9.16%) BDD
9 24 (8.79%) Web Development
10 21 (7.69%) UML
11 17 (6.23%) Analytics
12 16 (5.86%) OOP
13 13 (4.76%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.40%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.40%) Kanban
15 11 (4.03%) Software Architecture
15 11 (4.03%) Data Management
16 10 (3.66%) Project Management
17 8 (2.93%) Identity Management
17 8 (2.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 131 (47.99%) JavaScript
2 129 (47.25%) C#
3 89 (32.60%) SQL
4 88 (32.23%) Java
5 82 (30.04%) C++
6 75 (27.47%) Python
7 38 (13.92%) PHP
8 30 (10.99%) Ruby
9 28 (10.26%) C
10 16 (5.86%) Perl
10 16 (5.86%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.93%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.56%) Groovy
12 7 (2.56%) ActionScript
13 6 (2.20%) VB
13 6 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.83%) Embedded C++
15 4 (1.47%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (29.30%) Degree
2 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.83%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.47%) PhD
4 4 (1.47%) HND
4 4 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) JTAG
3 1 (0.37%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.30%) Firmware
2 5 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.83%) Puppet
2 5 (1.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.76%) Twitter
3 9 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.93%) VMware
5 7 (2.56%) SAP
5 7 (2.56%) Oracle
5 7 (2.56%) Google
5 7 (2.56%) Zend
6 4 (1.47%) Perforce
6 4 (1.47%) Apple
7 3 (1.10%) Coverity
7 3 (1.10%) Progress
8 1 (0.37%) Wind River
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Radley, Oxford, Oxfordshire (OX14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Flexible Hours, Private Healthcare Scheme, Opp
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Opportunities and Support
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago