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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 125 207 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.24% 13.18% 10.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.16% 16.57% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 99 180 174
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
1120 1249 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.78% 79.50% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1040 1201
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 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 5 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 -13 63 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Abingdon -11 13 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Banbury +10 11 £30,000 -7.69% 8
Wallingford - 8 £24,000 -
Faringdon - 6 £40,000 - 1
Thame - 2 £60,000 -
Witney +11 1 £40,500 +1.25%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 146 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (46.04%) C#
3 97 (34.89%) .NET
4 91 (32.73%) SQL
4 91 (32.73%) HTML
4 91 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 89 (32.01%) C++
6 87 (31.29%) Java
7 82 (29.50%) TDD
8 73 (26.26%) ASP.NET
9 72 (25.90%) OO
10 67 (24.10%) CSS
11 66 (23.74%) Computer Science
12 65 (23.38%) Degree
13 63 (22.66%) MVC
14 59 (21.22%) XML
15 58 (20.86%) Python
16 57 (20.50%) Web Services
17 56 (20.14%) Linux
18 52 (18.71%) SQL Server
18 52 (18.71%) jQuery
19 51 (18.35%) AngularJS
20 45 (16.19%) Windows
20 45 (16.19%) Big Data
21 41 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (13.67%) NoSQL
23 37 (13.31%) Mathematics
24 36 (12.95%) Scrum
24 36 (12.95%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 33 (11.87%) Node.js
2 11 (3.96%) WebLogic
2 11 (3.96%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.60%) Apache
4 6 (2.16%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Maya
2 1 (0.36%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.12%) GitHub
4 13 (4.68%) SaaS
5 12 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (4.32%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) HTTP
1 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.72%) NFC
2 2 (0.72%) ZigBee
2 2 (0.72%) RFID
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) Wireless
2 2 (0.72%) GPRS
2 2 (0.72%) GSM
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.19%) Big Data
3 38 (13.67%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 16 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.76%) MySQL
7 12 (4.32%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (3.96%) Couchbase
9 7 (2.52%) CouchDB
10 6 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.80%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.80%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (7.19%) Subversion
2 18 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.04%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.68%) JIRA
5 11 (3.96%) Grunt
5 11 (3.96%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (3.96%) Bower
6 8 (2.88%) Mercurial
6 8 (2.88%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.80%) Behat
7 5 (1.80%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.44%) GDB
8 4 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.44%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.08%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.36%) JUnit
10 1 (0.36%) Selenium
10 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (6.83%) Marketing
2 13 (4.68%) Back Office
3 11 (3.96%) Finance
3 11 (3.96%) Retail
4 7 (2.52%) Games
5 5 (1.80%) Electronics
5 5 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 164 (58.99%) Software Engineer
2 139 (50.00%) Developer
3 51 (18.35%) C# Developer
4 38 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (12.95%) .NET Developer
5 36 (12.95%) Senior Software Engineer
5 36 (12.95%) Software Developer
6 33 (11.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (9.35%) C# Software Engineer
8 22 (7.91%) Graduate
8 22 (7.91%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.55%) Junior
9 21 (7.55%) Junior Developer
10 19 (6.83%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 15 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (5.04%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (5.04%) Architect
14 13 (4.68%) Junior .NET Developer
14 13 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (34.89%) .NET
2 91 (32.73%) HTML
3 73 (26.26%) ASP.NET
4 67 (24.10%) CSS
5 59 (21.22%) XML
6 57 (20.50%) Web Services
7 52 (18.71%) jQuery
8 51 (18.35%) AngularJS
9 38 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (12.59%) .NET Framework
11 30 (10.79%) Ajax
12 26 (9.35%) WPF
13 24 (8.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (8.27%) WinForms
15 22 (7.91%) Spring
15 22 (7.91%) J2EE
15 22 (7.91%) RESTful
16 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (5.76%) SOAP
18 15 (5.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.74%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.31%) Mathematics
3 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.27%) Physics
5 21 (7.55%) User Experience
6 16 (5.76%) Open Source
7 10 (3.60%) Statistics
8 8 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.88%) Clustering
8 8 (2.88%) Web 2.0
9 7 (2.52%) Data Integration
10 6 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.16%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.16%) Life Science
10 6 (2.16%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.80%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (1.44%) Chemistry
13 2 (0.72%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.14%) Linux
2 45 (16.19%) Windows
3 14 (5.04%) UNIX
4 9 (3.24%) FreeBSD
5 5 (1.80%) Android
6 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (29.50%) TDD
3 72 (25.90%) OO
4 63 (22.66%) MVC
5 41 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (12.95%) Scrum
7 29 (10.43%) OOD
7 29 (10.43%) BDD
8 21 (7.55%) Analytics
9 19 (6.83%) Web Development
10 16 (5.76%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (5.76%) OOP
11 15 (5.40%) UML
12 14 (5.04%) Test Automation
13 13 (4.68%) SOA
13 13 (4.68%) Data Modelling
13 13 (4.68%) Data Management
14 11 (3.96%) Identity Management
14 11 (3.96%) Integration Testing
15 9 (3.24%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 128 (46.04%) C#
2 91 (32.73%) SQL
2 91 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 89 (32.01%) C++
4 87 (31.29%) Java
5 58 (20.86%) Python
6 29 (10.43%) PHP
7 28 (10.07%) Perl
8 21 (7.55%) C
9 18 (6.47%) Ruby
10 15 (5.40%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.88%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.52%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.52%) Groovy
13 6 (2.16%) Scala
13 6 (2.16%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.08%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.08%) IronPython
15 1 (0.36%) MUMPS
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (23.38%) Degree
2 27 (9.71%) PhD
3 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.80%) VCP4
4 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) HND
6 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.88%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) JTAG
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.88%) Firmware
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.79%) Oracle
3 18 (6.47%) Twitter
4 11 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.80%) SAP
5 5 (1.80%) Zend
5 5 (1.80%) VMware
6 4 (1.44%) Coverity
7 3 (1.08%) Google
8 2 (0.72%) Wind River
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Progress
9 1 (0.36%) Apple
9 1 (0.36%) EMC
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Banbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , includes benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago