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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 186 172 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.05% 9.85% 7.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.44% 13.32% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 167 159 109
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1205 1291 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.04% 73.94% 72.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1135 1023
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 22 August 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 +6 103 £43,250 -8.94% 12
Abingdon -15 17 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Banbury +6 13 £34,000 -15.00%
Bicester +4 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Kidlington - 12 £50,000 -
Wallingford -2 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 213 (42.94%) .NET
2 208 (41.94%) C#
3 177 (35.69%) Java
4 173 (34.88%) SQL
5 171 (34.48%) HTML
6 157 (31.65%) SQL Server
7 153 (30.85%) C++
8 152 (30.65%) TDD
9 146 (29.44%) JavaScript
10 144 (29.03%) Degree
11 133 (26.81%) ASP.NET
12 128 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 127 (25.60%) Web Services
14 104 (20.97%) CSS
15 102 (20.56%) Microsoft
16 98 (19.76%) Computer Science
17 93 (18.75%) Mathematics
17 93 (18.75%) XML
18 84 (16.94%) Oracle
19 81 (16.33%) OO
20 77 (15.52%) Linux
21 76 (15.32%) MVC
22 74 (14.92%) BDD
23 73 (14.72%) Big Data
24 69 (13.91%) Physics
24 69 (13.91%) Windows
25 64 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
26 62 (12.50%) Spring
26 62 (12.50%) C
27 60 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (4.84%) IIS
2 20 (4.03%) Node.js
3 16 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.62%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (1.41%) Apache
9 6 (1.21%) WebSphere Process Server
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.81%) SAS
11 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.81%) Drupal
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.40%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 45 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.22%) MS Office
3 8 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.01%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.82%) GitHub
3 10 (2.02%) Amazon S3
3 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.60%) PaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Heroku
7 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.85%) HTTP
2 10 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.61%) Internet
4 5 (1.01%) ZigBee
4 5 (1.01%) 3G
4 5 (1.01%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.01%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.01%) GPRS
4 5 (1.01%) GSM
5 4 (0.81%) Intranet
6 3 (0.60%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.60%) Network Security
6 3 (0.60%) SAN
6 3 (0.60%) VPN
6 3 (0.60%) Firewall
7 2 (0.40%) RTSP
7 2 (0.40%) DNS
7 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.40%) RTP
8 1 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 73 (14.72%) Big Data
3 42 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (8.27%) NoSQL
5 32 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (6.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 29 (5.85%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.02%) MySQL
9 15 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (2.82%) Apache Hive
11 13 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (2.62%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.62%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.02%) Relational Database
14 9 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.61%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 34 (6.85%) Git (software)
1 34 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (3.23%) JUnit
4 15 (3.02%) CMake
4 15 (3.02%) Subversion
5 14 (2.82%) PyUnit
6 13 (2.62%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (1.41%) JIRA
8 6 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.81%) Ant
9 4 (0.81%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.60%) Maven
10 3 (0.60%) GDB
10 3 (0.60%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.60%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.40%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (7.66%) Finance
2 18 (3.63%) Games
3 17 (3.43%) Publishing
4 12 (2.42%) Legal
4 12 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.22%) Electronics
6 10 (2.02%) Retail
7 6 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.21%) Marketing
8 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 288 (58.06%) Software Engineer
2 243 (48.99%) Developer
3 88 (17.74%) .NET Developer
4 87 (17.54%) Software Developer
5 74 (14.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 69 (13.91%) Senior Developer
7 68 (13.71%) C# Developer
7 68 (13.71%) C# Software Engineer
8 48 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (9.48%) C++ Software Engineer
10 38 (7.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (7.66%) Web Developer
11 37 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
12 34 (6.85%) Java Developer
13 31 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
13 31 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
15 21 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
16 19 (3.83%) Graduate
16 19 (3.83%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (42.94%) .NET
2 171 (34.48%) HTML
3 133 (26.81%) ASP.NET
4 127 (25.60%) Web Services
5 104 (20.97%) CSS
6 93 (18.75%) XML
7 62 (12.50%) Spring
8 60 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (11.29%) HTML5
10 53 (10.69%) J2EE
11 50 (10.08%) .NET Framework
11 50 (10.08%) jQuery
12 48 (9.68%) WPF
13 35 (7.06%) WCF
14 33 (6.65%) REST
15 31 (6.25%) JSON
16 30 (6.05%) Middleware
17 26 (5.24%) CSS3
18 17 (3.43%) AngularJS
18 17 (3.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 98 (19.76%) Computer Science
2 93 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 69 (13.91%) Physics
4 46 (9.27%) Management Information System
5 36 (7.26%) Open Source
6 27 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (4.44%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.02%) Robotics
9 11 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.01%) Statistics
11 5 (1.01%) CUDA
11 5 (1.01%) Telematics
11 5 (1.01%) Clustering
12 4 (0.81%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.60%) Social Media
13 3 (0.60%) Firmware
13 3 (0.60%) Tandem
13 3 (0.60%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.40%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.52%) Linux
2 69 (13.91%) Windows
3 26 (5.24%) Android
4 22 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 20 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.60%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.20%) UNIX
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (30.65%) TDD
2 128 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.33%) OO
4 76 (15.32%) MVC
5 74 (14.92%) BDD
6 64 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (10.89%) Scrum
8 46 (9.27%) Test Automation
8 46 (9.27%) Integration Testing
9 34 (6.85%) Web Development
10 28 (5.65%) Configuration Management
11 25 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (4.44%) Project Management
13 21 (4.23%) iOS Development
13 21 (4.23%) Analytics
14 20 (4.03%) Android Development
15 19 (3.83%) OOP
16 18 (3.63%) Mobile Application Development
16 18 (3.63%) Unit Testing
17 17 (3.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 208 (41.94%) C#
2 177 (35.69%) Java
3 173 (34.88%) SQL
4 153 (30.85%) C++
5 146 (29.44%) JavaScript
6 62 (12.50%) C
7 54 (10.89%) Python
8 34 (6.85%) PHP
9 23 (4.64%) VB.NET
10 21 (4.23%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.02%) Embedded C
12 14 (2.82%) Perl
12 14 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.42%) VB
14 10 (2.02%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.81%) VBA
15 9 (1.81%) Delphi
16 7 (1.41%) VBScript
17 6 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 144 (29.03%) Degree
2 38 (7.66%) PhD
3 9 (1.81%) DV Cleared
3 9 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) MCTS
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.02%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) JTAG
3 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.60%) vSphere
3 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (4.23%) Puppet
2 14 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 84 (16.94%) Oracle
3 12 (2.42%) Siebel
4 10 (2.02%) VMware
4 10 (2.02%) IBM
5 9 (1.81%) Sybase
6 7 (1.41%) Coverity
7 6 (1.21%) EMC
7 6 (1.21%) Apple
7 6 (1.21%) Wind River
8 5 (1.01%) Twitter
8 5 (1.01%) Informatica
8 5 (1.01%) Cognos
9 4 (0.81%) Orchard
9 4 (0.81%) DataFlux
10 3 (0.60%) Adobe
11 2 (0.40%) Capita
Didcot, Oxfordshire, South West
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Salary: £28,384 - £29,566 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
b2m Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago