Period
to 27 April 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 27 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 27 15
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 272 112 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.95% 8.31% 15.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.39% 9.31% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 259 120 258
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £67,500 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -

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 1,479 1,203 1,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 92.15% 89.24% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 994 1,140
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -9.57% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 27 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 132 (48.53%) Python
2 129 (47.43%) C++
3 116 (42.65%) Java
4 90 (33.09%) JavaScript
5 84 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
7 68 (25.00%) Degree
8 64 (23.53%) C#
9 59 (21.69%) Machine Learning
10 53 (19.49%) Windows
11 52 (19.12%) Linux
11 52 (19.12%) Mathematics
11 52 (19.12%) Computer Science
12 51 (18.75%) PhD
13 50 (18.38%) SQL
14 46 (16.91%) User Experience
15 43 (15.81%) .NET
15 43 (15.81%) HTML
16 41 (15.07%) Qt
17 40 (14.71%) MVC
17 40 (14.71%) Multithreading
18 38 (13.97%) Git (software)
19 37 (13.60%) TDD
20 36 (13.24%) CSS
21 35 (12.87%) Algorithms
22 33 (12.13%) CUDA
22 33 (12.13%) Physics
23 32 (11.76%) OO
24 30 (11.03%) DevOps
25 29 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure

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 (3.68%) Confluence
2 6 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.47%) WordPress
4 3 (1.10%) Apache
4 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.37%) DNN
5 1 (0.37%) Drupal
5 1 (0.37%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.37%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 77 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.15%) SaaS
4 12 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.84%) GitHub
6 3 (1.10%) Slack
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.74%) WPA2
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.56%) Big Data
1 26 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.15%) MySQL
3 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.84%) Redis
6 4 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
8 1 (0.37%) HBase
8 1 (0.37%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.37%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 38 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.56%) Jenkins
3 17 (6.25%) JIRA
4 16 (5.88%) Selenium
4 16 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.31%) Subversion
6 8 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.94%) JUnit
7 7 (2.57%) Maven
8 5 (1.84%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.10%) GitLab
9 3 (1.10%) gulp
9 3 (1.10%) Mockito
9 3 (1.10%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.10%) webpack
10 2 (0.74%) Ant
10 2 (0.74%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.74%) Hudson
10 2 (0.74%) NUnit
11 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (3.31%) Automotive
1 9 (3.31%) Electronics
2 6 (2.21%) Publishing
3 5 (1.84%) Finance
4 4 (1.47%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 3 (1.10%) Law
6 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (54.41%) Software Engineer
2 92 (33.82%) Developer
3 57 (20.96%) C++ Software Engineer
4 31 (11.40%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (7.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 21 (7.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 21 (7.72%) Software Developer
6 20 (7.35%) Java Engineer
7 19 (6.99%) Graduate
7 19 (6.99%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.99%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (6.99%) Python Developer
8 18 (6.62%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 17 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (5.15%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (5.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (5.15%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.78%) Computer Engineer
12 13 (4.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.81%) .NET
1 43 (15.81%) HTML
2 41 (15.07%) Qt
3 36 (13.24%) CSS
4 29 (10.66%) J2EE
5 26 (9.56%) AngularJS
6 25 (9.19%) jQuery
7 24 (8.82%) Web Services
8 23 (8.46%) Natural Language Processing
9 22 (8.09%) MFC
10 20 (7.35%) ASP.NET
10 20 (7.35%) WinForms
11 18 (6.62%) React
12 17 (6.25%) J2SE
13 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (5.88%) HTML5
14 15 (5.51%) TensorFlow
15 14 (5.15%) Node.js
15 14 (5.15%) XML
16 13 (4.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 46 (16.91%) User Experience
3 35 (12.87%) Algorithms
4 33 (12.13%) CUDA
5 19 (6.99%) Mobile App
6 17 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.68%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.57%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (2.57%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.21%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.10%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.74%) iPad
11 2 (0.74%) iPhone
11 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.37%) Arduino
12 1 (0.37%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.49%) Windows
2 52 (19.12%) Linux
3 10 (3.68%) Unix
4 8 (2.94%) Android
4 8 (2.94%) CentOS
5 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.69%) Machine Learning
3 52 (19.12%) Mathematics
4 40 (14.71%) Multithreading
4 40 (14.71%) MVC
5 37 (13.60%) TDD
6 33 (12.13%) Physics
7 32 (11.76%) OO
8 30 (11.03%) DevOps
9 29 (10.66%) Artificial Intelligence
10 27 (9.93%) Deep Learning
10 27 (9.93%) Scrum
11 25 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (9.19%) Kanban
12 22 (8.09%) SDLC
12 22 (8.09%) Test Automation
13 20 (7.35%) Computer Vision
14 19 (6.99%) Bayesian Methods
14 19 (6.99%) Web Development
15 17 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (48.53%) Python
2 129 (47.43%) C++
3 116 (42.65%) Java
4 90 (33.09%) JavaScript
5 64 (23.53%) C#
6 50 (18.38%) SQL
7 20 (7.35%) Scala
8 19 (6.99%) C
9 16 (5.88%) TypeScript
10 12 (4.41%) PHP
11 9 (3.31%) Ruby
12 7 (2.57%) Fortran
12 7 (2.57%) Go
13 6 (2.21%) ES6
14 5 (1.84%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.84%) Tcl
15 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.47%) Java 8
15 4 (1.47%) R
15 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (25.00%) Degree
2 51 (18.75%) PhD
3 9 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.84%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.84%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.31%) Terraform
3 8 (2.94%) Puppet
4 5 (1.84%) Ansible
4 5 (1.84%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.74%) Packer
6 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.51%) Google
3 13 (4.78%) Capita
4 8 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.94%) Talend
5 7 (2.57%) Oracle
6 5 (1.84%) Zend
7 3 (1.10%) Twitter
8 2 (0.74%) Atmel
8 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.37%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.37%) Siemens