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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 162 193 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.47% 12.48% 10.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.83% 16.15% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 141 166 201
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1171 1195 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.93% 77.25% 77.23%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1009 1397
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 £65,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +3 91 £50,000 - 15
Abingdon -5 14 £50,000 +5.26%
Banbury +13 13 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Wallingford 0 11 £24,000 -43.52%
Faringdon +1 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Thame - 1 £60,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 154 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (44.85%) C#
3 107 (35.55%) SQL
4 106 (35.22%) Java
5 103 (34.22%) HTML
5 103 (34.22%) .NET
6 99 (32.89%) TDD
7 92 (30.56%) C++
7 92 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 81 (26.91%) ASP.NET
9 75 (24.92%) XML
10 71 (23.59%) Web Services
11 70 (23.26%) Degree
12 69 (22.92%) OO
13 67 (22.26%) CSS
13 67 (22.26%) Computer Science
14 65 (21.59%) MVC
15 63 (20.93%) SQL Server
15 63 (20.93%) Linux
16 57 (18.94%) Big Data
17 56 (18.60%) Python
18 52 (17.28%) jQuery
19 51 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (16.28%) AngularJS
20 49 (16.28%) Oracle
21 48 (15.95%) NoSQL
22 46 (15.28%) BDD
23 44 (14.62%) Windows
24 43 (14.29%) Microsoft
25 41 (13.62%) Mathematics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (11.30%) Node.js
2 18 (5.98%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.99%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (3.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.66%) IIS
5 7 (2.33%) Apache
5 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.99%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 30 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Maya
2 1 (0.33%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.98%) GitHub
3 16 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.99%) SaaS
5 10 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.32%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) Intranet
2 2 (0.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) RFID
2 2 (0.66%) GPRS
2 2 (0.66%) GSM
2 2 (0.66%) HTTP
2 2 (0.66%) Wireless
2 2 (0.66%) ZigBee
2 2 (0.66%) NFC
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 57 (18.94%) Big Data
3 48 (15.95%) NoSQL
4 23 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.31%) Oracle Database
5 19 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (5.65%) MySQL
8 16 (5.32%) MongoDB
9 12 (3.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (3.99%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.32%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (2.99%) Couchbase
12 8 (2.66%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.66%) CouchDB
14 5 (1.66%) RavenDB
15 3 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.66%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 22 (7.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.65%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.32%) Subversion
3 16 (5.32%) JIRA
4 8 (2.66%) Mercurial
4 8 (2.66%) Grunt
4 8 (2.66%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (2.66%) Bower
5 6 (1.99%) GDB
5 6 (1.99%) Bugzilla
6 4 (1.33%) JUnit
6 4 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.00%) PyUnit
7 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Behat
9 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (6.98%) Marketing
2 14 (4.65%) Legal
3 13 (4.32%) Finance
4 11 (3.65%) Back Office
4 11 (3.65%) Publishing
4 11 (3.65%) Retail
5 7 (2.33%) Games
6 5 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.00%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 185 (61.46%) Software Engineer
2 150 (49.83%) Developer
3 57 (18.94%) C# Developer
4 52 (17.28%) Senior Software Engineer
5 46 (15.28%) .NET Developer
6 43 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 43 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 27 (8.97%) C# Software Engineer
9 26 (8.64%) Graduate
10 22 (7.31%) C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (6.98%) Web Developer
11 21 (6.98%) Junior
11 21 (6.98%) Junior Developer
12 16 (5.32%) Graduate Software Developer
12 16 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (5.32%) .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (34.22%) HTML
1 103 (34.22%) .NET
2 81 (26.91%) ASP.NET
3 75 (24.92%) XML
4 71 (23.59%) Web Services
5 67 (22.26%) CSS
6 52 (17.28%) jQuery
7 49 (16.28%) AngularJS
8 40 (13.29%) Spring
9 36 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (11.63%) J2EE
11 34 (11.30%) .NET Framework
12 32 (10.63%) Ajax
13 25 (8.31%) WPF
14 24 (7.97%) RESTful
14 24 (7.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 22 (7.31%) WinForms
16 20 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (5.98%) Backbone.js
18 17 (5.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.26%) Computer Science
2 41 (13.62%) Mathematics
3 36 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (8.97%) Physics
5 21 (6.98%) Open Source
6 19 (6.31%) User Experience
7 15 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.98%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.65%) Statistics
9 10 (3.32%) Data Integration
9 10 (3.32%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.99%) Clustering
11 8 (2.66%) Web 2.0
12 6 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (1.66%) Life Science
13 5 (1.66%) Device Driver
14 4 (1.33%) Chemistry
15 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.93%) Linux
2 44 (14.62%) Windows
3 12 (3.99%) UNIX
4 9 (2.99%) FreeBSD
5 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (32.89%) TDD
3 69 (22.92%) OO
4 65 (21.59%) MVC
5 51 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (15.28%) BDD
7 39 (12.96%) Scrum
8 33 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 28 (9.30%) Integration Testing
10 25 (8.31%) Analytics
10 25 (8.31%) OOD
11 21 (6.98%) Web Development
12 16 (5.32%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (4.98%) Risk Management
14 14 (4.65%) SOA
15 13 (4.32%) Data Modelling
15 13 (4.32%) OOP
16 12 (3.99%) Information Management
16 12 (3.99%) Software Licensing
17 11 (3.65%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (44.85%) C#
2 107 (35.55%) SQL
3 106 (35.22%) Java
4 92 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 92 (30.56%) C++
5 56 (18.60%) Python
6 30 (9.97%) PHP
7 29 (9.63%) Perl
8 18 (5.98%) C
8 18 (5.98%) Ruby
9 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.32%) Embedded C++
11 9 (2.99%) Embedded C
12 6 (1.99%) Groovy
12 6 (1.99%) Scala
12 6 (1.99%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.66%) VB
14 4 (1.33%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.33%) VBScript
15 3 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (23.26%) Degree
2 33 (10.96%) PhD
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) HND
5 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.99%) QA
1 6 (1.99%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (2.66%) Firmware
2 4 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (16.28%) Oracle
2 43 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.32%) Twitter
4 11 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.33%) VMware
5 4 (1.33%) Coverity
5 4 (1.33%) IBM
6 3 (1.00%) Apple
6 3 (1.00%) Orchard
7 2 (0.66%) Wind River
7 2 (0.66%) Zend
7 2 (0.66%) SAP
7 2 (0.66%) Siebel
7 2 (0.66%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) EMC
8 1 (0.33%) Google
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