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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 141 245 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.83% 14.44% 8.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.05% 17.59% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 118 235 136
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,250 £51,250
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
1276 1393 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.90% 82.09% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1234 1197
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 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 1 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 86 £40,000 -9.09% 18
Abingdon +21 15 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Witney +8 7 £40,000 -
Banbury -1 6 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Faringdon - 2 £45,000 -
Kidlington -15 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 113 (43.30%) C#
1 113 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 95 (36.40%) .NET
4 87 (33.33%) HTML
5 86 (32.95%) C++
6 84 (32.18%) Degree
7 82 (31.42%) Java
8 80 (30.65%) SQL
9 74 (28.35%) Computer Science
10 63 (24.14%) OO
11 61 (23.37%) Python
11 61 (23.37%) TDD
12 60 (22.99%) jQuery
12 60 (22.99%) Linux
13 59 (22.61%) CSS
14 58 (22.22%) ASP.NET
15 47 (18.01%) Subversion
16 45 (17.24%) OOD
17 44 (16.86%) SQL Server
18 43 (16.48%) MVC
19 41 (15.71%) Windows
20 38 (14.56%) Git (software)
21 36 (13.79%) XML
21 36 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (12.26%) C
22 32 (12.26%) PHP
22 32 (12.26%) Microsoft
22 32 (12.26%) AngularJS
23 29 (11.11%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (5.75%) Node.js
2 12 (4.60%) Apache
3 9 (3.45%) IIS
4 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.15%) Kinematics
4 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.92%) MS Office
4 2 (0.77%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.51%) SaaS
2 9 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.07%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.53%) GitHub
5 4 (1.53%) AWS OpsWorks
6 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.28%) HTTP
2 16 (6.13%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.83%) Skype
4 5 (1.92%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.92%) Modbus
4 5 (1.92%) Profibus
5 4 (1.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.73%) MySQL
3 12 (4.60%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.45%) CouchDB
5 8 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.68%) Big Data
7 4 (1.53%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 47 (18.01%) Subversion
2 38 (14.56%) Git (software)
3 24 (9.20%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.51%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.83%) Grunt
5 10 (3.83%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (3.83%) Bower
6 7 (2.68%) Behat
6 7 (2.68%) PHPUnit
7 6 (2.30%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.30%) NetBeans
7 6 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.92%) JIRA
8 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.53%) GDB
10 3 (1.15%) GCC
10 3 (1.15%) JUnit
10 3 (1.15%) Valgrind
10 3 (1.15%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (5.75%) Finance
2 14 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.60%) Games
4 11 (4.21%) Electronics
5 9 (3.45%) Marketing
6 7 (2.68%) Automotive
7 5 (1.92%) Back Office
7 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.53%) Publishing
8 4 (1.53%) Retail
9 3 (1.15%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 121 (46.36%) Software Engineer
2 119 (45.59%) Developer
3 26 (9.96%) Software Developer
4 23 (8.81%) C# Developer
5 21 (8.05%) .NET Developer
5 21 (8.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (6.51%) Senior Developer
6 17 (6.51%) Java Developer
6 17 (6.51%) PHP Developer
7 16 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (6.13%) C# Software Engineer
7 16 (6.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (5.75%) C++ Developer
8 15 (5.75%) Architect
8 15 (5.75%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
10 13 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (3.83%) Junior
11 10 (3.83%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (3.83%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.40%) .NET
2 87 (33.33%) HTML
3 60 (22.99%) jQuery
4 59 (22.61%) CSS
5 58 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 36 (13.79%) XML
7 32 (12.26%) AngularJS
8 29 (11.11%) Web Services
9 25 (9.58%) WPF
10 22 (8.43%) .NET Framework
11 20 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (6.13%) WinForms
13 14 (5.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 13 (4.98%) Hibernate
15 12 (4.60%) Ajax
15 12 (4.60%) STL
15 12 (4.60%) HTML5
16 11 (4.21%) WCF
16 11 (4.21%) XSLT
16 11 (4.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (28.35%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.05%) User Experience
4 18 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.98%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.83%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.83%) Life Science
7 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.68%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.30%) Robotics
9 6 (2.30%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.30%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.53%) CUDA
10 4 (1.53%) Social Gaming
10 4 (1.53%) Physics
10 4 (1.53%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.99%) Linux
2 41 (15.71%) Windows
3 12 (4.60%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.45%) Android
5 8 (3.07%) UNIX
6 5 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.14%) OO
3 61 (23.37%) TDD
4 45 (17.24%) OOD
5 43 (16.48%) MVC
6 36 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.20%) Scrum
7 24 (9.20%) SDLC
8 22 (8.43%) Project Management
8 22 (8.43%) UML
9 20 (7.66%) BDD
10 16 (6.13%) Web Development
11 15 (5.75%) Open Source
11 15 (5.75%) Software Architecture
11 15 (5.75%) OOP
12 13 (4.98%) Kanban
13 12 (4.60%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.60%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.60%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.83%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 113 (43.30%) C#
2 109 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 86 (32.95%) C++
4 82 (31.42%) Java
5 80 (30.65%) SQL
6 61 (23.37%) Python
7 32 (12.26%) C
7 32 (12.26%) PHP
8 24 (9.20%) Ruby
9 15 (5.75%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.83%) Perl
11 7 (2.68%) VB
11 7 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.68%) ActionScript
12 6 (2.30%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.30%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.92%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.92%) C++/CLI
14 4 (1.53%) Groovy
14 4 (1.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 84 (32.18%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (1.53%) HND
4 3 (1.15%) PhD
5 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) JTAG
2 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.83%) Firmware
2 5 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Nagios
1 5 (1.92%) Puppet
1 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.45%) Perforce
3 8 (3.07%) Twitter
4 7 (2.68%) Google
4 7 (2.68%) Zend
4 7 (2.68%) VMware
4 7 (2.68%) SAP
5 5 (1.92%) Apple
5 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.92%) Oracle
6 3 (1.15%) Progress
7 2 (0.77%) EMC
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.38%) Telerik
8 1 (0.38%) Coverity
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago