The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 95 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.42% 1.54% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.58% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 5
Median salary £63,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1373 1390 1353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.76% 97.13% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1209 1104
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 4 £63,750 +41.66% 1
Abingdon +15 2 - - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Sophos
6 7 (38.89%) C++
6 7 (38.89%) MySQL
6 7 (38.89%) QA
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Symfony
9 4 (22.22%) Ajax
9 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
9 4 (22.22%) Web 2.0
9 4 (22.22%) Grunt
9 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
9 4 (22.22%) MongoDB

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) KDB
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) Redis
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Bower
1 4 (22.22%) Grunt
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Ajax
3 4 (22.22%) Doctrine
3 4 (22.22%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) RequireJS
3 4 (22.22%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) Semantic UI
3 4 (22.22%) Symfony
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Fintech
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Web 2.0
3 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
3 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sophos
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 19 hours ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago