The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 217 155 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.49% 8.75% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.33% 11.88% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 142 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1252 1305 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.81% 73.69% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1125 883
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +7 115 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Bicester +7 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Banbury +9 17 £34,000 -2.85%
Kidlington - 14 £61,250 - 1
Abingdon -16 11 £44,323 +10.80% 2
Witney -1 4 £43,750 +9.37%
Wallingford - 2 £27,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 227 (42.99%) .NET
2 220 (41.67%) C#
3 182 (34.47%) Java
4 181 (34.28%) C++
5 176 (33.33%) HTML
6 165 (31.25%) SQL
7 156 (29.55%) JavaScript
7 156 (29.55%) SQL Server
8 153 (28.98%) Degree
9 143 (27.08%) TDD
10 136 (25.76%) ASP.NET
11 128 (24.24%) Web Services
12 117 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
13 114 (21.59%) CSS
14 109 (20.64%) Microsoft
14 109 (20.64%) Computer Science
15 105 (19.89%) Mathematics
16 93 (17.61%) OO
17 80 (15.15%) XML
18 79 (14.96%) Windows
19 77 (14.58%) Linux
19 77 (14.58%) Physics
20 72 (13.64%) MVC
20 72 (13.64%) BDD
21 71 (13.45%) Oracle
22 69 (13.07%) Big Data
23 67 (12.69%) C
24 66 (12.50%) HTML5
25 63 (11.93%) Python
26 62 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (4.17%) IIS
2 17 (3.22%) Node.js
3 12 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.33%) Apache
6 6 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.95%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.76%) Drupal
8 4 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.76%) SAS
8 4 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.08%) MS Office
3 8 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.95%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.27%) GitHub
3 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.57%) PaaS
6 3 (0.57%) Heroku
7 2 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.82%) HTTP
2 11 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.52%) Internet
4 5 (0.95%) 3G
4 5 (0.95%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.95%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.95%) GPRS
4 5 (0.95%) GSM
4 5 (0.95%) ZigBee
5 3 (0.57%) Network Security
5 3 (0.57%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.57%) VPN
5 3 (0.57%) SAN
5 3 (0.57%) Firewall
6 2 (0.38%) RTSP
6 2 (0.38%) RTP
6 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) SMS
7 1 (0.19%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 69 (13.07%) Big Data
3 43 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (7.01%) NoSQL
5 35 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (3.98%) Oracle Database
8 18 (3.41%) Hadoop
9 16 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (2.84%) Apache Hive
11 13 (2.46%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.46%) MySQL
12 12 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.70%) Relational Database
15 9 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
16 6 (1.14%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 35 (6.63%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.11%) Git (software)
3 22 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.84%) CMake
5 14 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (2.46%) JUnit
6 13 (2.46%) Subversion
7 11 (2.08%) PyUnit
8 5 (0.95%) JDeveloper
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.76%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.57%) Maven
10 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.57%) Ant
11 2 (0.38%) Xcode
11 2 (0.38%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.38%) WATIR
11 2 (0.38%) Selenium
11 2 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 48 (9.09%) Finance
2 19 (3.60%) Games
3 13 (2.46%) Manufacturing
3 13 (2.46%) Publishing
4 12 (2.27%) Electronics
5 10 (1.89%) Retail
6 8 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 301 (57.01%) Software Engineer
2 274 (51.89%) Developer
3 102 (19.32%) Software Developer
4 86 (16.29%) .NET Developer
5 73 (13.83%) Senior Developer
6 69 (13.07%) Senior Software Engineer
6 69 (13.07%) C# Software Engineer
7 68 (12.88%) C# Developer
8 56 (10.61%) C++ Software Engineer
9 47 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (7.77%) Web Developer
11 40 (7.58%) Java Software Engineer
12 38 (7.20%) Java Developer
13 36 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
15 30 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (4.36%) Programmer
16 23 (4.36%) Lead Developer
17 22 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
17 22 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (42.99%) .NET
2 176 (33.33%) HTML
3 136 (25.76%) ASP.NET
4 128 (24.24%) Web Services
5 114 (21.59%) CSS
6 80 (15.15%) XML
7 66 (12.50%) HTML5
8 62 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (10.61%) jQuery
10 52 (9.85%) Spring
11 50 (9.47%) WPF
12 49 (9.28%) .NET Framework
13 47 (8.90%) J2EE
14 36 (6.82%) WCF
15 35 (6.63%) REST
15 35 (6.63%) CSS3
16 33 (6.25%) JSON
17 29 (5.49%) Middleware
18 16 (3.03%) Dojo
19 15 (2.84%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 109 (20.64%) Computer Science
2 105 (19.89%) Mathematics
3 77 (14.58%) Physics
4 41 (7.77%) Management Information System
5 36 (6.82%) Open Source
6 25 (4.73%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.84%) 3D Graphics
8 15 (2.84%) Robotics
9 5 (0.95%) Statistics
9 5 (0.95%) Telematics
9 5 (0.95%) CUDA
10 4 (0.76%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.57%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.57%) Tandem
11 3 (0.57%) Social Media
11 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.38%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.38%) Linked Data
12 2 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 79 (14.96%) Windows
2 77 (14.58%) Linux
3 28 (5.30%) Android
4 26 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (27.08%) TDD
2 117 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (17.61%) OO
4 72 (13.64%) MVC
4 72 (13.64%) BDD
5 54 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (10.23%) Scrum
6 33 (6.25%) Web Development
6 33 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 31 (5.87%) Test Automation
8 30 (5.68%) Configuration Management
9 28 (5.30%) Project Management
10 27 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 25 (4.73%) iOS Development
12 22 (4.17%) Android Development
13 19 (3.60%) Mobile Application Development
13 19 (3.60%) OOP
13 19 (3.60%) OOD
14 18 (3.41%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 220 (41.67%) C#
2 182 (34.47%) Java
3 181 (34.28%) C++
4 165 (31.25%) SQL
5 156 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 67 (12.69%) C
7 63 (11.93%) Python
8 31 (5.87%) PHP
9 27 (5.11%) VB.NET
10 21 (3.98%) T-SQL
11 16 (3.03%) Perl
12 15 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.46%) Embedded C
14 11 (2.08%) VBA
14 11 (2.08%) Delphi
15 9 (1.70%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.52%) VB
17 7 (1.33%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.14%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 153 (28.98%) Degree
2 48 (9.09%) PhD
3 14 (2.65%) DV Cleared
3 14 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) JTAG
3 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) vSphere
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (4.36%) Puppet
2 15 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 109 (20.64%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.45%) Oracle
3 11 (2.08%) Sybase
4 10 (1.89%) Siebel
4 10 (1.89%) VMware
4 10 (1.89%) Coverity
5 6 (1.14%) Wind River
5 6 (1.14%) Apple
5 6 (1.14%) IBM
5 6 (1.14%) EMC
6 5 (0.95%) Informatica
6 5 (0.95%) Cognos
7 4 (0.76%) Adobe
7 4 (0.76%) Twitter
7 4 (0.76%) DataFlux
8 2 (0.38%) Perforce
8 2 (0.38%) Capita
8 2 (0.38%) Orchard
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