Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 304 196 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 19.68% 12.93% 18.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.58% 13.98% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 295 186 272
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,409 1,402 1,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.20% 92.48% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,285 1,191 1,167
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Oxford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Oxford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 167 (54.93%) C++
2 132 (43.42%) Python
3 115 (37.83%) C#
4 112 (36.84%) Java
5 103 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (29.61%) Artificial Intelligence
7 88 (28.95%) Machine Learning
8 84 (27.63%) Linux
9 81 (26.64%) PhD
10 79 (25.99%) Computer Vision
11 74 (24.34%) .NET
12 65 (21.38%) Multithreading
13 63 (20.72%) SQL
13 63 (20.72%) JavaScript
14 61 (20.07%) Algorithms
15 58 (19.08%) C
16 56 (18.42%) Computer Science
17 54 (17.76%) Mathematics
18 50 (16.45%) Microsoft
19 47 (15.46%) Natural Language Processing
20 46 (15.13%) Test Automation
20 46 (15.13%) Deep Learning
20 46 (15.13%) Bayesian Methods
20 46 (15.13%) SDLC
21 45 (14.80%) MVC
22 41 (13.49%) Degree
23 40 (13.16%) Neural Network
23 40 (13.16%) HTML
23 40 (13.16%) Web Services
24 39 (12.83%) Biology

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 8 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.64%) Apache
3 4 (1.32%) Confluence
4 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Jetty
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.32%) GitHub
5 3 (0.99%) Google Play
6 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Slack
7 1 (0.33%) npm
7 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.92%) MySQL
3 14 (4.61%) Big Data
4 10 (3.29%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.32%) Redis
8 3 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.66%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.33%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.29%) GitLab
4 8 (2.63%) Ant
4 8 (2.63%) JIRA
5 7 (2.30%) Selenium
6 6 (1.97%) Hudson
7 5 (1.64%) CMake
8 4 (1.32%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.32%) JUnit
8 4 (1.32%) NUnit
8 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.99%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.99%) Gradle
10 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.66%) Mockito
10 2 (0.66%) Subversion
10 2 (0.66%) TestNG
General
1 20 (6.58%) Finance
2 9 (2.96%) Automotive
3 6 (1.97%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.64%) Games
5 3 (0.99%) Publishing
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 159 (52.30%) Software Engineer
2 132 (43.42%) Developer
3 68 (22.37%) Software Developer
4 53 (17.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 46 (15.13%) C++ Developer
6 45 (14.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 44 (14.47%) C++ Software Developer
8 29 (9.54%) Computer Engineer
8 29 (9.54%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 27 (8.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 23 (7.57%) .NET Developer
11 21 (6.91%) Cloud Engineer
12 20 (6.58%) Senior Developer
13 19 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
14 18 (5.92%) Cloud Software Engineer
14 18 (5.92%) Python Developer
14 18 (5.92%) Python Engineer
15 17 (5.59%) Senior Software Developer
16 14 (4.61%) Java Developer
17 12 (3.95%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (24.34%) .NET
2 47 (15.46%) Natural Language Processing
3 40 (13.16%) HTML
3 40 (13.16%) Web Services
4 37 (12.17%) AngularJS
4 37 (12.17%) TensorFlow
5 33 (10.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 32 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 31 (10.20%) STL
8 30 (9.87%) OpenCV
9 27 (8.88%) HTML5
10 24 (7.89%) jQuery
11 23 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (6.91%) CSS
13 12 (3.95%) Node.js
14 11 (3.62%) WPF
14 11 (3.62%) XML
15 10 (3.29%) Django
15 10 (3.29%) Spring
16 9 (2.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (20.07%) Algorithms
2 56 (18.42%) Computer Science
3 35 (11.51%) Robotics
4 28 (9.21%) User Experience
5 23 (7.57%) Mobile App
6 22 (7.24%) CUDA
7 17 (5.59%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.64%) Semantic Web
10 3 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.99%) Smart City
11 2 (0.66%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.66%) Fintech
11 2 (0.66%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.33%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.33%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 84 (27.63%) Linux
2 33 (10.86%) Windows
3 15 (4.93%) Android
4 11 (3.62%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.62%) Unix
5 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.33%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (29.61%) Artificial Intelligence
3 88 (28.95%) Machine Learning
4 79 (25.99%) Computer Vision
5 65 (21.38%) Multithreading
6 54 (17.76%) Mathematics
7 46 (15.13%) Bayesian Methods
7 46 (15.13%) Deep Learning
7 46 (15.13%) SDLC
7 46 (15.13%) Test Automation
8 45 (14.80%) MVC
9 40 (13.16%) Neural Network
10 39 (12.83%) Biology
11 37 (12.17%) Computational Biology
11 37 (12.17%) Computational Linguistics
11 37 (12.17%) Distributed Algorithms
11 37 (12.17%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 37 (12.17%) Reinforcement Learning
12 28 (9.21%) Scrum
13 27 (8.88%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 167 (54.93%) C++
2 132 (43.42%) Python
3 115 (37.83%) C#
4 112 (36.84%) Java
5 63 (20.72%) JavaScript
5 63 (20.72%) SQL
6 58 (19.08%) C
7 20 (6.58%) Go
8 16 (5.26%) PHP
9 11 (3.62%) Ruby
10 9 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.96%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.30%) Apple Swift
11 7 (2.30%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.30%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.64%) Embedded C
13 5 (1.64%) Java 8
14 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (26.64%) PhD
2 41 (13.49%) Degree
3 37 (12.17%) MPhil
4 21 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.93%) Docker
2 8 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.95%) Ansible
2 11 (3.62%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.96%) Terraform
4 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.32%) Puppet
5 2 (0.66%) Salt
6 1 (0.33%) Icinga
6 1 (0.33%) Nagios
6 1 (0.33%) Packer
6 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.54%) Google
3 9 (2.96%) Oracle
4 6 (1.97%) Sun
5 2 (0.66%) ABBYY
5 2 (0.66%) Facebook
5 2 (0.66%) Talend
6 1 (0.33%) New Relic
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.33%) Twitter