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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 129 178 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.39% 11.59% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.05% 14.29% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 101 158 172
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,900 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,200 £55,000
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
1284 1246 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.54% 81.12% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1057 1161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 0 92 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Banbury -16 9 £37,500 +13.63%
Abingdon -1 8 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Faringdon - 3 £40,000 -
Witney - 3 £50,000 - 3
Wallingford +16 1 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (42.97%) JavaScript
2 105 (39.92%) Java
3 102 (38.78%) C#
3 102 (38.78%) C++
4 95 (36.12%) SQL
5 92 (34.98%) Degree
6 88 (33.46%) .NET
7 87 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (32.32%) Computer Science
9 74 (28.14%) HTML
9 74 (28.14%) Linux
10 61 (23.19%) jQuery
11 55 (20.91%) Python
12 53 (20.15%) OO
13 51 (19.39%) CSS
13 51 (19.39%) TDD
14 48 (18.25%) MVC
15 47 (17.87%) Windows
16 46 (17.49%) OOD
17 45 (17.11%) ASP.NET
18 44 (16.73%) Subversion
19 42 (15.97%) SQL Server
20 40 (15.21%) Visual Studio
21 36 (13.69%) Git (software)
22 34 (12.93%) C
23 33 (12.55%) XML
24 31 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
25 30 (11.41%) PHP
26 29 (11.03%) Microsoft
27 28 (10.65%) Configuration Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (4.56%) Node.js
2 9 (3.42%) Apache
3 8 (3.04%) IIS
4 7 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.14%) Kinematics
6 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.90%) MS Office
4 4 (1.52%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) Simulink
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.94%) SaaS
2 12 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.75%) HTTP
2 17 (6.46%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.04%) Ethernet
3 8 (3.04%) Modbus
3 8 (3.04%) Profibus
3 8 (3.04%) Skype
4 5 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (0.76%) Internet
5 2 (0.76%) FTP
5 2 (0.76%) Broadband
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.38%) SSH
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.37%) MySQL
3 18 (6.84%) Big Data
4 10 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.66%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.66%) CouchDB
7 6 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (16.73%) Subversion
2 40 (15.21%) Visual Studio
3 36 (13.69%) Git (software)
4 21 (7.98%) JUnit
5 17 (6.46%) Mockito
6 16 (6.08%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.66%) Ant
7 7 (2.66%) Maven
7 7 (2.66%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.28%) GCC
8 6 (2.28%) GDB
9 5 (1.90%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.52%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.52%) Behat
10 4 (1.52%) Valgrind
11 3 (1.14%) Grunt
11 3 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.14%) Bower
11 3 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 17 (6.46%) Manufacturing
2 16 (6.08%) Electronics
3 13 (4.94%) Finance
4 12 (4.56%) Games
5 11 (4.18%) Publishing
6 10 (3.80%) Automotive
7 6 (2.28%) Marketing
8 5 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.14%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 135 (51.33%) Software Engineer
2 118 (44.87%) Developer
3 32 (12.17%) Java Developer
3 32 (12.17%) Senior Software Engineer
4 27 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 26 (9.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (9.51%) C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 20 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 18 (6.84%) C++ Developer
10 17 (6.46%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (6.08%) C# Software Engineer
12 15 (5.70%) Web Developer
13 14 (5.32%) PHP Developer
14 13 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (4.94%) .NET Developer
15 12 (4.56%) .NET Software Engineer
16 10 (3.80%) PHP Web Developer
16 10 (3.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 10 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (33.46%) .NET
2 74 (28.14%) HTML
3 61 (23.19%) jQuery
4 51 (19.39%) CSS
5 45 (17.11%) ASP.NET
6 33 (12.55%) XML
7 24 (9.13%) Hibernate
8 23 (8.75%) Spring
9 22 (8.37%) AngularJS
10 21 (7.98%) Web Services
11 17 (6.46%) Spring MVC
11 17 (6.46%) JSF
11 17 (6.46%) Play Framework
11 17 (6.46%) Grails
12 16 (6.08%) WPF
12 16 (6.08%) STL
13 15 (5.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 13 (4.94%) Middleware
15 11 (4.18%) LAMP
15 11 (4.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (32.32%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.84%) Mathematics
3 17 (6.46%) Semantic Web
4 15 (5.70%) User Experience
5 14 (5.32%) Algorithms
6 13 (4.94%) Robotics
7 12 (4.56%) Device Driver
7 12 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (4.18%) Mobile App
8 11 (4.18%) CUDA
8 11 (4.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (3.42%) Life Science
10 8 (3.04%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (2.66%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.66%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.90%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.52%) Social Gaming
13 4 (1.52%) Web 2.0
13 4 (1.52%) Physics
14 3 (1.14%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.14%) Linux
2 47 (17.87%) Windows
3 12 (4.56%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.18%) Android
5 9 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.14%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.76%) UNIX
7 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.38%) Fedora
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.15%) OO
3 51 (19.39%) TDD
4 48 (18.25%) MVC
5 46 (17.49%) OOD
6 31 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (10.65%) Configuration Management
8 24 (9.13%) UML
9 21 (7.98%) BDD
9 21 (7.98%) SDLC
10 20 (7.60%) Open Source
10 20 (7.60%) Project Management
10 20 (7.60%) Scrum
11 18 (6.84%) Web Development
11 18 (6.84%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.32%) Software Architecture
13 12 (4.56%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (4.56%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.18%) OOP
14 11 (4.18%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.97%) JavaScript
2 105 (39.92%) Java
3 102 (38.78%) C#
3 102 (38.78%) C++
4 95 (36.12%) SQL
5 55 (20.91%) Python
6 34 (12.93%) C
7 30 (11.41%) PHP
8 19 (7.22%) Ruby
9 17 (6.46%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.94%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.42%) VB
12 8 (3.04%) Embedded C
12 8 (3.04%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.66%) XPath
14 6 (2.28%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.90%) Perl
15 5 (1.90%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.90%) C++/CLI
16 3 (1.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 92 (34.98%) Degree
2 6 (2.28%) PhD
3 4 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.28%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) JTAG
3 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (3.42%) Firmware
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.84%) Puppet
2 17 (6.46%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (6.46%) Ansible
3 5 (1.90%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Nessus
4 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 29 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.80%) Perforce
3 9 (3.42%) Oracle
4 4 (1.52%) SAP
4 4 (1.52%) Apple
4 4 (1.52%) VMware
4 4 (1.52%) Google
4 4 (1.52%) Zend
4 4 (1.52%) Twitter
5 3 (1.14%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.14%) EMC
6 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.76%) Progress
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) Telerik
Abingdon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + PensionBonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + PensionBonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + quarterly bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £36,000
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Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Upto £60,000 DOE
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