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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 131 206 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.01% 13.03% 8.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.05% 15.99% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 111 200 143
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £54,000
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
1185 1288 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.50% 81.47% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1128 1146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -4 79 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Abingdon +17 16 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Banbury -6 11 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Witney +14 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Faringdon - 4 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 104 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 99 (39.44%) C#
3 95 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (35.46%) C++
4 89 (35.46%) Java
5 87 (34.66%) .NET
6 82 (32.67%) Degree
7 79 (31.47%) SQL
8 77 (30.68%) HTML
9 68 (27.09%) Computer Science
10 62 (24.70%) Linux
11 57 (22.71%) OO
11 57 (22.71%) jQuery
12 52 (20.72%) TDD
13 51 (20.32%) Subversion
13 51 (20.32%) Python
13 51 (20.32%) CSS
14 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET
15 48 (19.12%) OOD
16 40 (15.94%) Windows
17 39 (15.54%) SQL Server
17 39 (15.54%) MVC
18 37 (14.74%) C
18 37 (14.74%) Git (software)
19 35 (13.94%) XML
20 33 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (12.75%) Visual Studio
22 30 (11.95%) Microsoft
23 29 (11.55%) PHP
24 26 (10.36%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (4.38%) Apache
2 9 (3.59%) Node.js
3 7 (2.79%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.20%) Kinematics
5 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.99%) MS Office
4 4 (1.59%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Simulink
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.58%) SaaS
2 8 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) Heroku
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.56%) HTTP
2 19 (7.57%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.59%) Skype
4 8 (3.19%) Ethernet
4 8 (3.19%) Modbus
4 8 (3.19%) Profibus
5 4 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) FTP
6 1 (0.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.96%) MySQL
3 11 (4.38%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.59%) CouchDB
5 8 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.19%) Big Data
6 6 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.80%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (20.32%) Subversion
2 37 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 32 (12.75%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.97%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.59%) JUnit
6 7 (2.79%) PHPUnit
6 7 (2.79%) Behat
7 6 (2.39%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.39%) Grunt
7 6 (2.39%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (2.39%) Bower
7 6 (2.39%) GDB
7 6 (2.39%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.99%) Mockito
8 5 (1.99%) JIRA
9 4 (1.59%) Valgrind
9 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.59%) GCC
10 3 (1.20%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.80%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (6.77%) Manufacturing
2 15 (5.98%) Electronics
2 15 (5.98%) Finance
3 11 (4.38%) Games
4 10 (3.98%) Automotive
5 6 (2.39%) Marketing
6 5 (1.99%) Publishing
6 5 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Back Office
7 3 (1.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 120 (47.81%) Software Engineer
2 113 (45.02%) Developer
3 23 (9.16%) Software Developer
3 23 (9.16%) Senior Developer
3 23 (9.16%) Java Developer
4 22 (8.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (7.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (7.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (7.17%) C# Developer
7 17 (6.77%) PHP Developer
8 16 (6.37%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (5.98%) Web Developer
9 15 (5.98%) C++ Developer
10 13 (5.18%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.18%) .NET Software Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (3.98%) Architect
11 10 (3.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 10 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (34.66%) .NET
2 77 (30.68%) HTML
3 57 (22.71%) jQuery
4 51 (20.32%) CSS
5 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET
6 35 (13.94%) XML
7 26 (10.36%) AngularJS
8 22 (8.76%) Web Services
9 17 (6.77%) Hibernate
10 16 (6.37%) WPF
11 13 (5.18%) XSLT
12 12 (4.78%) STL
12 12 (4.78%) Middleware
12 12 (4.78%) .NET Framework
12 12 (4.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (4.38%) HTML5
13 11 (4.38%) WCF
13 11 (4.38%) JSF
13 11 (4.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (27.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.37%) User Experience
3 18 (7.17%) Mathematics
4 16 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.78%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.98%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.98%) Life Science
6 10 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.59%) Robotics
8 8 (3.19%) Device Driver
9 7 (2.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (2.79%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.39%) CUDA
11 5 (1.99%) Semantic Web
12 4 (1.59%) Physics
12 4 (1.59%) Social Gaming
12 4 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (1.20%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.70%) Linux
2 40 (15.94%) Windows
3 12 (4.78%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.38%) Android
5 9 (3.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.20%) UNIX
7 2 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.71%) OO
3 52 (20.72%) TDD
4 48 (19.12%) OOD
5 39 (15.54%) MVC
6 33 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.56%) UML
8 23 (9.16%) Scrum
9 22 (8.76%) Project Management
10 21 (8.37%) SDLC
11 19 (7.57%) BDD
12 16 (6.37%) Software Architecture
12 16 (6.37%) Configuration Management
13 15 (5.98%) Web Development
14 14 (5.58%) OOP
14 14 (5.58%) OOA/OOD
14 14 (5.58%) Open Source
15 13 (5.18%) Kanban
16 12 (4.78%) E-Commerce
17 10 (3.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 99 (39.44%) C#
3 89 (35.46%) C++
3 89 (35.46%) Java
4 79 (31.47%) SQL
5 51 (20.32%) Python
6 37 (14.74%) C
7 29 (11.55%) PHP
8 21 (8.37%) Ruby
9 15 (5.98%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.38%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.59%) VB
12 7 (2.79%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.79%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.39%) ActionScript
14 5 (1.99%) Perl
14 5 (1.99%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.99%) C++/CLI
15 3 (1.20%) MUMPS
15 3 (1.20%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 82 (32.67%) Degree
2 4 (1.59%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) HND
3 3 (1.20%) PhD
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) JTAG
3 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.38%) Firmware
2 5 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) Puppet
2 6 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.99%) Ansible
3 5 (1.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.59%) Perforce
3 7 (2.79%) Zend
3 7 (2.79%) Twitter
3 7 (2.79%) SAP
4 6 (2.39%) Oracle
4 6 (2.39%) Google
5 5 (1.99%) VMware
5 5 (1.99%) Apple
6 3 (1.20%) Progress
7 2 (0.80%) EMC
7 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, plus Bonus + 27 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT People First
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago