Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 151 124
Rank change year-on-year +41 -27 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 64 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.19% 0.99% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.02% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 26
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £61,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +22.50% -13.04%
10th Percentile £44,916 £56,250 £32,429
90th Percentile £68,075 £70,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,862 2,738 2,992
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 96.61% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 2,338 2,471
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -12 20 £57,500 -17.86% 10
Kidlington +5 8 £67,250 -3.93%
Abingdon +1 1 £72,500 +31.82% 3
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (71.88%) Java
3 44 (68.75%) C++
4 37 (57.81%) Python
5 33 (51.56%) SDLC
6 32 (50.00%) Nanotechnology
6 32 (50.00%) Sun
7 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (28.13%) Data Analysis
8 18 (28.13%) Visualisation
9 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
10 15 (23.44%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (23.44%) Degree
10 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
11 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
12 13 (20.31%) Creative Thinking
13 12 (18.75%) Data Acquisition
13 12 (18.75%) Machine Learning
14 11 (17.19%) Web Services
15 10 (15.63%) Spring
15 10 (15.63%) Scrum
15 10 (15.63%) Natural Language Processing
15 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
15 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
16 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
16 9 (14.06%) TDD
16 9 (14.06%) Data Science
17 8 (12.50%) Kalman Filter

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) Jetty
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.56%) Redis
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
3 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 2 (3.13%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Ant
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) Grunt
7 1 (1.56%) gulp
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) Mockito
7 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (15.63%) Spring
3 8 (12.50%) J2EE
3 8 (12.50%) J2SE
4 4 (6.25%) CSS
4 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) HTML5
5 2 (3.13%) JSON
5 2 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (1.56%) Django
6 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.56%) Java EE
6 1 (1.56%) jQuery
6 1 (1.56%) JSF
6 1 (1.56%) LINQ
6 1 (1.56%) Node.js
6 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (51.56%) SDLC
3 32 (50.00%) Nanotechnology
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (28.13%) Data Analysis
5 18 (28.13%) Visualisation
6 15 (23.44%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (20.31%) Creative Thinking
8 12 (18.75%) Data Acquisition
8 12 (18.75%) Machine Learning
9 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (15.63%) Scrum
9 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
10 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
10 9 (14.06%) Data Science
10 9 (14.06%) TDD
11 8 (12.50%) BPMN
11 8 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 7 (10.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (71.88%) Java
2 44 (68.75%) C++
3 37 (57.81%) Python
4 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) C
6 6 (9.38%) SQL
7 3 (4.69%) C#
8 1 (1.56%) Java 8
8 1 (1.56%) Java 9
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) PhD
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
1 2 (3.13%) Terraform
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Sun
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.56%) Talend