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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 195 160 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.01% 11.08% 13.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.02% 12.70% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 158 136 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1391 1260 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.71% 87.26% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1065 1079
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +1 121 £45,000 -18.18% 10
Abingdon +2 28 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Witney -1 7 £38,500 -4.93%
Faringdon -3 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Bicester - 3 £44,000 -
Wantage - 3 £38,500 -
Henley-on-Thames +3 2 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Kidlington - 2 £50,000 - 1
Banbury -22 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 167 (48.83%) C++
2 143 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (35.96%) Degree
4 117 (34.21%) Linux
5 116 (33.92%) JavaScript
6 114 (33.33%) C#
7 113 (33.04%) Java
8 107 (31.29%) Python
9 89 (26.02%) Computer Science
10 86 (25.15%) SQL
10 86 (25.15%) .NET
11 78 (22.81%) Windows
12 73 (21.35%) TDD
13 72 (21.05%) OO
14 65 (19.01%) HTML
15 62 (18.13%) CSS
16 55 (16.08%) MVC
16 55 (16.08%) Git (software)
17 53 (15.50%) jQuery
18 49 (14.33%) ASP.NET
18 49 (14.33%) C
19 41 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (11.40%) Visual Studio
20 39 (11.40%) SQL Server
20 39 (11.40%) Unit Testing
20 39 (11.40%) Node.js
21 38 (11.11%) OOD
22 37 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
23 36 (10.53%) Mathematics
24 35 (10.23%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 39 (11.40%) Node.js
2 22 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.51%) Apache
4 7 (2.05%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.75%) Confluence
5 6 (1.75%) IIS
6 5 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.88%) CMS
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.58%) JBoss
9 2 (0.58%) Jetty
9 2 (0.58%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) Drupal
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Project
3 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.58%) Simulink
3 2 (0.58%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.46%) SaaS
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.17%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.17%) Route 53
7 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.34%) Broadband
1 8 (2.34%) Network Security
2 4 (1.17%) Firewall
3 3 (0.88%) DNS
3 3 (0.88%) Internet
3 3 (0.88%) SSL
4 2 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.58%) RS-232
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) RS-485
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.36%) Big Data
3 31 (9.06%) MySQL
4 24 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.97%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.34%) CouchDB
8 7 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.88%) Redis
11 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.29%) KDB
13 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 55 (16.08%) Git (software)
2 39 (11.40%) Visual Studio
3 27 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 25 (7.31%) JUnit
4 25 (7.31%) Subversion
5 24 (7.02%) Maven
6 23 (6.73%) Mockito
7 17 (4.97%) Ant
8 14 (4.09%) GCC
9 13 (3.80%) Grunt
10 11 (3.22%) Bower
10 11 (3.22%) GDB
10 11 (3.22%) gulp
10 11 (3.22%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (3.22%) Mocha
10 11 (3.22%) Protractor
11 10 (2.92%) JIRA
12 9 (2.63%) Eclipse
12 9 (2.63%) Selenium
13 8 (2.34%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (8.19%) Electronics
2 26 (7.60%) Finance
3 18 (5.26%) Publishing
4 9 (2.63%) Automotive
5 6 (1.75%) Games
5 6 (1.75%) Marketing
6 5 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.17%) Japanese Language
7 4 (1.17%) Retail
7 4 (1.17%) Russian Language
7 4 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.88%) Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Front Office
9 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 180 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 170 (49.71%) Developer
3 62 (18.13%) C++ Software Engineer
3 62 (18.13%) Software Developer
4 51 (14.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 50 (14.62%) C# Developer
6 43 (12.57%) Java Developer
7 42 (12.28%) Java Engineer
7 42 (12.28%) Java Software Engineer
8 41 (11.99%) C++ Developer
9 36 (10.53%) .NET Developer
10 34 (9.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (9.65%) Senior Developer
12 31 (9.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (8.48%) Java Software Developer
14 26 (7.60%) C# Software Engineer
15 21 (6.14%) Python Developer
16 20 (5.85%) .NET Software Engineer
17 19 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
18 17 (4.97%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (25.15%) .NET
2 65 (19.01%) HTML
3 62 (18.13%) CSS
4 53 (15.50%) jQuery
5 49 (14.33%) ASP.NET
6 35 (10.23%) Spring
6 35 (10.23%) XML
7 34 (9.94%) AngularJS
8 31 (9.06%) Web Services
9 29 (8.48%) STL
10 27 (7.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 23 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (6.73%) REST
12 21 (6.14%) HTML5
13 17 (4.97%) Grails
14 16 (4.68%) Ajax
14 16 (4.68%) Play Framework
14 16 (4.68%) Spring MVC
15 14 (4.09%) Symfony
16 13 (3.80%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (26.02%) Computer Science
2 36 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 25 (7.31%) Semantic Web
4 24 (7.02%) Algorithms
5 20 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (4.68%) CUDA
6 16 (4.68%) User Experience
7 12 (3.51%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.22%) Robotics
9 10 (2.92%) Device Driver
9 10 (2.92%) Physics
10 8 (2.34%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (2.05%) Hedge funds
11 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.75%) Biotechnology
13 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.46%) Streaming Video
14 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 117 (34.21%) Linux
2 78 (22.81%) Windows
3 11 (3.22%) Unix
4 9 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.34%) Android
5 8 (2.34%) VxWorks
6 7 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.17%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.58%) Fedora
11 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (21.35%) TDD
3 72 (21.05%) OO
4 55 (16.08%) MVC
5 41 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (11.40%) Unit Testing
7 38 (11.11%) OOD
8 32 (9.36%) Mentoring
9 31 (9.06%) Scrum
10 29 (8.48%) Open Source
11 27 (7.89%) SDLC
12 25 (7.31%) Data Protection
12 25 (7.31%) Project Management
13 22 (6.43%) Pair Programming
14 21 (6.14%) Image Processing
14 21 (6.14%) Product Management
15 20 (5.85%) Process Improvement
16 19 (5.56%) Configuration Management
16 19 (5.56%) Data Management
17 17 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 167 (48.83%) C++
2 116 (33.92%) JavaScript
3 114 (33.33%) C#
4 113 (33.04%) Java
5 107 (31.29%) Python
6 86 (25.15%) SQL
7 49 (14.33%) C
8 33 (9.65%) PHP
9 21 (6.14%) Ruby
10 13 (3.80%) MATLAB
11 12 (3.51%) Perl
12 10 (2.92%) XPath
13 8 (2.34%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.05%) R
14 7 (2.05%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.75%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.75%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.46%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.46%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.46%) VC++
Qualifications
1 123 (35.96%) Degree
2 23 (6.73%) PhD
3 8 (2.34%) DV Cleared
3 8 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.46%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.88%) ISEB
6 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.58%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.60%) QA
2 8 (2.34%) MISRA
3 7 (2.05%) ISO13485
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.29%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 24 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (6.73%) Ansible
2 23 (6.73%) Puppet
3 8 (2.34%) Nessus
3 8 (2.34%) Nmap
4 4 (1.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.19%) Sophos
3 25 (7.31%) Oracle
4 7 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.75%) Progress
6 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.46%) IBM
7 4 (1.17%) Perforce
8 3 (0.88%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.88%) Google
8 3 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.58%) EMC
9 2 (0.58%) SAP
9 2 (0.58%) Twitter
9 2 (0.58%) Zend
10 1 (0.29%) Sage
10 1 (0.29%) Sun
10 1 (0.29%) Talend
10 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Unspecified - Salary depends on skills and experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits culture
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Redberry Digital Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience PLUS bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago