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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 24 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 120 274 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.53% 15.54% 9.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.23% 19.08% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 98 245 169
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
1173 1436 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.43% 81.45% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1207 1262
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 March 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 -15 58 £47,500 +5.55% 25
Banbury +9 14 £42,500 - 4
Abingdon -6 12 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Faringdon - 8 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford - 4 £24,000 -
Witney +18 2 £41,500 -7.77%
Thame - 2 £60,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +6 1 £45,000 -
Bicester 0 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 152 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (45.20%) C#
3 109 (38.79%) JavaScript
4 103 (36.65%) .NET
5 101 (35.94%) HTML
6 94 (33.45%) SQL
7 88 (31.32%) TDD
8 85 (30.25%) C++
9 81 (28.83%) Java
9 81 (28.83%) OO
10 79 (28.11%) ASP.NET
11 77 (27.40%) CSS
12 72 (25.62%) Degree
13 71 (25.27%) Computer Science
13 71 (25.27%) MVC
14 67 (23.84%) Python
15 65 (23.13%) jQuery
16 57 (20.28%) Linux
17 55 (19.57%) AngularJS
18 54 (19.22%) XML
19 48 (17.08%) Web Services
19 48 (17.08%) Windows
20 46 (16.37%) SQL Server
21 41 (14.59%) ASP.NET MVC
22 40 (14.23%) OOD
23 39 (13.88%) Subversion
24 38 (13.52%) NoSQL
25 37 (13.17%) Big Data
25 37 (13.17%) .NET Framework
26 35 (12.46%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 31 (11.03%) Node.js
2 14 (4.98%) Apache
3 8 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.49%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.49%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.98%) SaaS
3 14 (4.98%) GitHub
4 13 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (4.63%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.85%) AWS OpsWorks
6 5 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.49%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.14%) HTTP
3 3 (1.07%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) Internet
4 2 (0.71%) RFID
4 2 (0.71%) GPRS
4 2 (0.71%) GSM
4 2 (0.71%) Wireless
4 2 (0.71%) ZigBee
4 2 (0.71%) NFC
5 1 (0.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.52%) NoSQL
3 37 (13.17%) Big Data
4 25 (8.90%) MongoDB
5 22 (7.83%) MySQL
6 21 (7.47%) Relational Database
7 18 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (4.98%) CouchDB
9 13 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (3.91%) Couchbase
11 9 (3.20%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.85%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.78%) RavenDB
14 3 (1.07%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
16 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (13.88%) Subversion
2 32 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.27%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.27%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.91%) JIRA
4 11 (3.91%) Grunt
4 11 (3.91%) Karma Test Runner
4 11 (3.91%) Bower
5 8 (2.85%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.49%) PHPUnit
6 7 (2.49%) Behat
7 6 (2.14%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.78%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.78%) GDB
9 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 19 (6.76%) Marketing
2 13 (4.63%) Back Office
3 11 (3.91%) Retail
4 10 (3.56%) Games
4 10 (3.56%) Finance
5 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.14%) Electronics
5 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (54.45%) Software Engineer
2 139 (49.47%) Developer
3 46 (16.37%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 33 (11.74%) Software Developer
6 29 (10.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 29 (10.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (9.61%) C# Software Engineer
8 23 (8.19%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.47%) Junior
9 21 (7.47%) Junior Developer
10 20 (7.12%) Graduate
11 19 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (5.34%) Architect
13 15 (5.34%) .NET Software Engineer
14 13 (4.63%) Junior .NET Developer
14 13 (4.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (36.65%) .NET
2 101 (35.94%) HTML
3 79 (28.11%) ASP.NET
4 77 (27.40%) CSS
5 65 (23.13%) jQuery
6 55 (19.57%) AngularJS
7 54 (19.22%) XML
8 48 (17.08%) Web Services
9 41 (14.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (13.17%) .NET Framework
11 31 (11.03%) Ajax
12 24 (8.54%) Entity Framework
12 24 (8.54%) WPF
13 22 (7.83%) WinForms
14 19 (6.76%) HTML5
15 17 (6.05%) Spring
15 17 (6.05%) J2EE
16 16 (5.69%) RESTful
16 16 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 35 (12.46%) Mathematics
3 33 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.47%) User Experience
4 21 (7.47%) Physics
5 18 (6.41%) Open Source
6 12 (4.27%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.85%) Web 2.0
7 8 (2.85%) Statistics
8 7 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.49%) Life Science
9 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.14%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.14%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.78%) Clustering
10 5 (1.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.42%) Chemistry
11 4 (1.42%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.28%) Linux
2 48 (17.08%) Windows
3 13 (4.63%) UNIX
4 8 (2.85%) FreeBSD
4 8 (2.85%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.49%) Android
6 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (31.32%) TDD
3 81 (28.83%) OO
4 71 (25.27%) MVC
5 40 (14.23%) OOD
6 35 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (11.39%) Scrum
8 29 (10.32%) BDD
9 23 (8.19%) UML
10 20 (7.12%) Web Development
11 18 (6.41%) Analytics
12 16 (5.69%) OOP
13 14 (4.98%) Data Management
13 14 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (4.63%) Unit Testing
15 11 (3.91%) Identity Management
16 9 (3.20%) SOA
16 9 (3.20%) Data Modelling
16 9 (3.20%) Kanban
16 9 (3.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 127 (45.20%) C#
2 109 (38.79%) JavaScript
3 94 (33.45%) SQL
4 85 (30.25%) C++
5 81 (28.83%) Java
6 67 (23.84%) Python
7 34 (12.10%) PHP
8 27 (9.61%) Ruby
9 25 (8.90%) Perl
10 24 (8.54%) C
11 15 (5.34%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.20%) Embedded C++
13 8 (2.85%) Embedded C
13 8 (2.85%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.49%) Groovy
14 7 (2.49%) ActionScript
15 6 (2.14%) Scala
16 3 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.07%) IronPython
17 2 (0.71%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 72 (25.62%) Degree
2 22 (7.83%) PhD
3 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.42%) HND
4 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) QA
2 5 (1.78%) JTAG
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.56%) Firmware
2 3 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.78%) Puppet
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.12%) Oracle
3 18 (6.41%) Twitter
4 11 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.49%) SAP
5 7 (2.49%) Zend
6 6 (2.14%) VMware
7 4 (1.42%) Google
8 3 (1.07%) Coverity
8 3 (1.07%) Apple
8 3 (1.07%) Progress
9 2 (0.71%) Cisco
9 2 (0.71%) Perforce
10 1 (0.36%) EMC
10 1 (0.36%) Wind River
Oxfordshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benifits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , includes benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago