Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 28 9
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 288 132 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.65% 9.15% 18.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.24% 9.98% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 285 129 268
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,796
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -3.84% +3.99%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,000 £72,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +28.05% -8.89% +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 1,579 1,322 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.27% 91.61% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 1,114 1,149
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -11.11% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,533 £28,950
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,000 £68,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 131 (45.49%) C++
2 125 (43.40%) Python
3 120 (41.67%) Java
4 106 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (29.17%) C#
6 79 (27.43%) Machine Learning
7 73 (25.35%) .NET
8 72 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 67 (23.26%) PhD
10 60 (20.83%) SQL
11 55 (19.10%) C
11 55 (19.10%) Computer Vision
12 54 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
13 52 (18.06%) Linux
14 51 (17.71%) Computer Science
15 50 (17.36%) Microsoft
16 48 (16.67%) Deep Learning
17 47 (16.32%) Natural Language Processing
17 47 (16.32%) Multithreading
18 45 (15.63%) Mathematics
19 43 (14.93%) MVC
20 42 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (14.58%) Bayesian Methods
21 40 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
21 40 (13.89%) HTML
22 39 (13.54%) SQL Server
22 39 (13.54%) Test Automation
22 39 (13.54%) Degree
23 38 (13.19%) User Experience
23 38 (13.19%) SDLC

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 10 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.78%) Confluence
3 3 (1.04%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.69%) Apache
4 2 (0.69%) JBoss
4 2 (0.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.35%) Jetty
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.35%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.43%) SaaS
5 6 (2.08%) GitHub
6 5 (1.74%) Slack
7 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.35%) npm
8 1 (0.35%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) DNS
3 2 (0.69%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.69%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.03%) Big Data
3 11 (3.82%) MySQL
4 8 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.69%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.35%) GIS
8 1 (0.35%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 24 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.51%) JIRA
3 8 (2.78%) Ant
3 8 (2.78%) GitLab
3 8 (2.78%) Subversion
4 7 (2.43%) Selenium
5 6 (2.08%) CruiseControl
5 6 (2.08%) Hudson
5 6 (2.08%) JUnit
5 6 (2.08%) NUnit
6 4 (1.39%) Mockito
6 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.04%) Gradle
8 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.69%) Maven
8 2 (0.69%) TestNG
8 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) GDB
9 1 (0.35%) Valgrind
General
1 8 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 7 (2.43%) Finance
3 6 (2.08%) Automotive
3 6 (2.08%) Publishing
4 3 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 153 (53.13%) Software Engineer
2 121 (42.01%) Developer
3 55 (19.10%) Software Developer
4 38 (13.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 32 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 28 (9.72%) C++ Developer
7 27 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 27 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 26 (9.03%) C++ Software Developer
8 26 (9.03%) Computer Engineer
9 25 (8.68%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 24 (8.33%) Python Developer
10 24 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (7.99%) Java Developer
12 21 (7.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 21 (7.29%) Python Engineer
13 17 (5.90%) C# Software Engineer
14 16 (5.56%) Java Engineer
15 15 (5.21%) Java Software Developer
15 15 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.35%) .NET
2 47 (16.32%) Natural Language Processing
3 40 (13.89%) HTML
4 37 (12.85%) AngularJS
4 37 (12.85%) Web Services
5 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 32 (11.11%) TensorFlow
7 27 (9.38%) jQuery
8 26 (9.03%) CSS
9 24 (8.33%) HTML5
10 23 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (6.60%) J2EE
12 17 (5.90%) React
13 16 (5.56%) Node.js
14 15 (5.21%) Django
15 13 (4.51%) Spring
15 13 (4.51%) WinForms
16 11 (3.82%) REST
16 11 (3.82%) STL
17 10 (3.47%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.71%) Computer Science
2 38 (13.19%) User Experience
3 36 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 25 (8.68%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.56%) CUDA
6 11 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.47%) Robotics
8 7 (2.43%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (2.08%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.04%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.04%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.04%) Smart City
11 2 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.69%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.69%) iPad
11 2 (0.69%) iPhone
11 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.35%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.06%) Linux
2 32 (11.11%) Windows
3 11 (3.82%) Android
4 8 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.08%) Unix
6 4 (1.39%) CentOS
7 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (27.43%) Machine Learning
3 55 (19.10%) Computer Vision
4 54 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
5 48 (16.67%) Deep Learning
6 47 (16.32%) Multithreading
7 45 (15.63%) Mathematics
8 43 (14.93%) MVC
9 42 (14.58%) Bayesian Methods
10 39 (13.54%) Test Automation
11 38 (13.19%) SDLC
12 29 (10.07%) Scrum
13 28 (9.72%) Neural Network
13 28 (9.72%) TDD
14 26 (9.03%) OO
15 25 (8.68%) Biology
15 25 (8.68%) Computational Biology
15 25 (8.68%) Computational Linguistics
15 25 (8.68%) DevOps
15 25 (8.68%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.49%) C++
2 125 (43.40%) Python
3 120 (41.67%) Java
4 84 (29.17%) C#
5 72 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 60 (20.83%) SQL
7 55 (19.10%) C
8 20 (6.94%) Go
9 15 (5.21%) TypeScript
10 13 (4.51%) Scala
11 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.13%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.43%) Fortran
13 7 (2.43%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.08%) PHP
15 5 (1.74%) Java 8
15 5 (1.74%) Ruby
16 4 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 67 (23.26%) PhD
2 39 (13.54%) Degree
3 11 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.74%) ISEB
5 2 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.56%) Docker
2 9 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (3.82%) Ansible
2 10 (3.47%) Puppet
3 8 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.78%) Terraform
4 7 (2.43%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.07%) Google
3 15 (5.21%) Capita
4 10 (3.47%) Oracle
5 6 (2.08%) Sun
6 4 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.39%) Talend
6 4 (1.39%) Twitter
7 2 (0.69%) Atmel
7 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.35%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.35%) Siemens