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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 169 191 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.17% 11.44% 8.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.92% 14.79% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 148 176 135
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1214 1291 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.24% 77.31% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1131 1142
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 101 £43,750 -7.89% 13
Abingdon -13 18 £55,000 +29.41%
Kidlington - 14 £50,000 - 3
Banbury +4 6 £30,000 -33.33%
Bicester -1 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Wallingford +4 1 £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 19 September 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.

1 186 (42.18%) C#
2 174 (39.46%) .NET
3 160 (36.28%) Java
4 158 (35.83%) SQL
5 157 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
6 147 (33.33%) HTML
7 136 (30.84%) SQL Server
8 133 (30.16%) TDD
9 131 (29.71%) C++
10 127 (28.80%) Degree
11 116 (26.30%) JavaScript
12 112 (25.40%) Web Services
13 108 (24.49%) ASP.NET
14 94 (21.32%) XML
15 88 (19.95%) Computer Science
16 84 (19.05%) Oracle
17 83 (18.82%) Microsoft
18 81 (18.37%) CSS
19 77 (17.46%) Mathematics
20 76 (17.23%) Linux
21 70 (15.87%) OO
22 69 (15.65%) Big Data
23 68 (15.42%) BDD
24 63 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
25 60 (13.61%) MVC
25 60 (13.61%) Spring
26 59 (13.38%) Physics
27 53 (12.02%) C
28 52 (11.79%) J2EE
29 50 (11.34%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (4.54%) Node.js
2 18 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 18 (4.08%) IIS
3 16 (3.63%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (2.49%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.36%) WebSphere Process Server
9 5 (1.13%) Apache
10 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.91%) SAS
10 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.68%) Drupal
12 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.45%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.45%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 46 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.49%) MS Office
3 8 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.13%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.63%) GitHub
3 9 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.04%) Amazon S3
4 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.22%) HTTP
2 9 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.59%) Internet
4 5 (1.13%) 3G
4 5 (1.13%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.13%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.13%) GPRS
4 5 (1.13%) GSM
4 5 (1.13%) ZigBee
5 4 (0.91%) Intranet
6 3 (0.68%) VPN
6 3 (0.68%) Network Security
7 2 (0.45%) RTSP
7 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.45%) RTP
8 1 (0.23%) RFID
8 1 (0.23%) Firewall
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 69 (15.65%) Big Data
3 42 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 33 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (7.26%) Oracle Database
6 27 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.85%) MySQL
9 16 (3.63%) Oracle ODI
10 15 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (3.17%) Hadoop
12 12 (2.72%) Apache Hive
12 12 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.49%) Relational Database
14 9 (2.04%) MongoDB
14 9 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.81%) Siebel EIM
16 6 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (7.71%) Visual Studio
2 32 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.40%) Subversion
3 15 (3.40%) CMake
4 14 (3.17%) JUnit
5 12 (2.72%) PyUnit
6 10 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (2.27%) JIRA
7 8 (1.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.91%) Ant
9 4 (0.91%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.68%) GDB
10 3 (0.68%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.68%) Selenium
10 3 (0.68%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.68%) Maven
11 2 (0.45%) WATIR
11 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (8.62%) Finance
2 14 (3.17%) Legal
2 14 (3.17%) Publishing
3 13 (2.95%) Games
4 11 (2.49%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.49%) Electronics
5 9 (2.04%) Retail
6 6 (1.36%) Marketing
6 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.45%) Law
8 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 260 (58.96%) Software Engineer
2 203 (46.03%) Developer
3 79 (17.91%) .NET Developer
4 71 (16.10%) Software Developer
5 65 (14.74%) Senior Software Engineer
6 58 (13.15%) C# Developer
7 56 (12.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 52 (11.79%) Senior Developer
9 43 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (8.39%) Web Developer
11 36 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
11 36 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (7.48%) Java Software Engineer
13 32 (7.26%) .NET Software Engineer
14 23 (5.22%) Java Developer
15 21 (4.76%) Graduate
15 21 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (4.31%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 18 (4.08%) Architect
18 17 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (39.46%) .NET
2 147 (33.33%) HTML
3 112 (25.40%) Web Services
4 108 (24.49%) ASP.NET
5 94 (21.32%) XML
6 81 (18.37%) CSS
7 60 (13.61%) Spring
8 52 (11.79%) J2EE
9 46 (10.43%) HTML5
10 41 (9.30%) .NET Framework
10 41 (9.30%) jQuery
11 36 (8.16%) WPF
11 36 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (6.12%) WCF
12 27 (6.12%) Middleware
13 22 (4.99%) REST
14 20 (4.54%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (4.54%) AngularJS
15 19 (4.31%) JSON
16 17 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 88 (19.95%) Computer Science
2 77 (17.46%) Mathematics
3 59 (13.38%) Physics
4 40 (9.07%) Management Information System
5 34 (7.71%) Open Source
6 24 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.40%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.40%) Robotics
8 14 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.04%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.59%) Clustering
10 7 (1.59%) Statistics
11 6 (1.36%) User Experience
12 5 (1.13%) Telematics
12 5 (1.13%) CUDA
12 5 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.68%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.68%) Firmware
13 3 (0.68%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.68%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 76 (17.23%) Linux
2 50 (11.34%) Windows
3 19 (4.31%) Android
4 17 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.68%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.45%) UNIX
8 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (30.16%) TDD
3 70 (15.87%) OO
4 68 (15.42%) BDD
5 63 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (13.61%) MVC
7 48 (10.88%) Scrum
8 46 (10.43%) Test Automation
9 45 (10.20%) Integration Testing
10 31 (7.03%) Web Development
11 24 (5.44%) Mentoring
12 22 (4.99%) Analytics
13 18 (4.08%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.08%) Configuration Management
13 18 (4.08%) Project Management
14 17 (3.85%) Regression Testing
14 17 (3.85%) ETL
14 17 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (3.63%) Coaching
15 16 (3.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 186 (42.18%) C#
2 160 (36.28%) Java
3 158 (35.83%) SQL
4 131 (29.71%) C++
5 116 (26.30%) JavaScript
6 53 (12.02%) C
7 46 (10.43%) Python
8 30 (6.80%) PHP
9 21 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 20 (4.54%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.17%) Perl
11 14 (3.17%) Embedded C
12 13 (2.95%) VB
13 9 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.04%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.59%) VBScript
15 6 (1.36%) Delphi
15 6 (1.36%) VBA
15 6 (1.36%) VB6
15 6 (1.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (28.80%) Degree
2 33 (7.48%) PhD
3 6 (1.36%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.49%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) JTAG
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.23%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (3.63%) Puppet
2 9 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (19.05%) Oracle
2 83 (18.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.72%) Siebel
4 10 (2.27%) IBM
5 8 (1.81%) VMware
6 7 (1.59%) Apple
6 7 (1.59%) Twitter
7 6 (1.36%) Coverity
7 6 (1.36%) Wind River
7 6 (1.36%) Sybase
7 6 (1.36%) EMC
8 5 (1.13%) Informatica
8 5 (1.13%) Cognos
8 5 (1.13%) Orchard
9 4 (0.91%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.45%) Adobe
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London or Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago