Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 57 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 19.52% 17.69% 9.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.58% 18.96% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 11
Abingdon median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £40,625 £22,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £48,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies in Abingdon with a recognized job title 277 364 263
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 93.33% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 165 178 208
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.18% +15.97%
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,800 £57,650 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Abingdon.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Abingdon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Abingdon

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Abingdon region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (98.25%) Software Engineering
2 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (66.67%) Python
4 35 (61.40%) C++
5 32 (56.14%) Sophos
6 29 (50.88%) Mentoring
7 28 (49.12%) Test Automation
8 24 (42.11%) Pair Programming
9 23 (40.35%) Regression Testing
9 23 (40.35%) Java
9 23 (40.35%) Coaching
10 21 (36.84%) Windows
10 21 (36.84%) Linux
11 19 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
13 14 (24.56%) SaaS
14 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
14 13 (22.81%) C#
15 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
15 12 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
15 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
16 11 (19.30%) Unix
17 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (14.04%) Web Services
18 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
18 8 (14.04%) Docker
18 8 (14.04%) Django
18 8 (14.04%) Degree

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (24.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 6 (10.53%) GitLab
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.75%) TestLink
3 1 (1.75%) TestRail
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
1 8 (14.04%) Django
1 8 (14.04%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) REST
2 6 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.51%) Java EE
4 2 (3.51%) Lucene
4 2 (3.51%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) Swing
5 1 (1.75%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 6 (10.53%) Verilog
3 6 (10.53%) VHDL
4 3 (5.26%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.30%) Unix
4 7 (12.28%) AIX
4 7 (12.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) Software Engineering
2 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.88%) Mentoring
4 28 (49.12%) Test Automation
5 24 (42.11%) Pair Programming
6 23 (40.35%) Coaching
6 23 (40.35%) Regression Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 12 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Physics
10 6 (10.53%) API Integration
10 6 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (10.53%) DevOps
10 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 6 (10.53%) User Stories
10 6 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) Python
2 35 (61.40%) C++
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.81%) C#
6 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
7 6 (10.53%) Ruby
8 3 (5.26%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 7 (12.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Sophos
2 7 (12.28%) HP
3 6 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle