Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 118 118
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 71 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.72% 1.82% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.88% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 19
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £43,250 £46,500 £32,429
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,000 £88,750
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 2,527 2,871 2,855
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 96.93% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 2,404 2,323
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +9 35 £57,000 -5.00% 11
Abingdon +4 2 £45,000 -21.74% 3
Banbury +2 1 £42,500 -22.73%
Kidlington - 1 £67,500 -
Thame - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 71 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (80.28%) C++
3 53 (74.65%) Java
4 46 (64.79%) Python
5 42 (59.15%) SDLC
6 33 (46.48%) Nanotechnology
6 33 (46.48%) Sun
7 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
8 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (25.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
10 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
11 14 (19.72%) Linux
12 13 (18.31%) SQL
12 13 (18.31%) Data Analysis
12 13 (18.31%) Visualisation
12 13 (18.31%) Creative Thinking
13 12 (16.90%) DevOps
13 12 (16.90%) Mathematics
13 12 (16.90%) HTML
14 11 (15.49%) C
14 11 (15.49%) C#
14 11 (15.49%) Web Services
14 11 (15.49%) Windows
14 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
15 10 (14.08%) Degree
16 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (12.68%) Software Architecture
17 8 (11.27%) HTML5
17 8 (11.27%) Physics

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 1 (1.41%) Apache
1 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.41%) Drupal
1 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) JBoss
1 1 (1.41%) Jetty
1 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.41%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) Redis
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
5 1 (1.41%) Gradle
5 1 (1.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.41%) gulp
5 1 (1.41%) Mockito
5 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) TestNG
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
2 2 (2.82%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) French Language
3 1 (1.41%) German Language
3 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.41%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) HTML
2 11 (15.49%) Web Services
3 8 (11.27%) HTML5
3 8 (11.27%) J2EE
3 8 (11.27%) J2SE
4 7 (9.86%) CSS
4 7 (9.86%) RESTful
5 6 (8.45%) Spring
6 5 (7.04%) .NET
6 5 (7.04%) JSON
6 5 (7.04%) Node.js
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.63%) Open Inventor
7 4 (5.63%) WebGL
8 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.23%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (4.23%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.82%) LESS
9 2 (2.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.27%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.45%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (59.15%) SDLC
3 33 (46.48%) Nanotechnology
4 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (25.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (18.31%) Creative Thinking
6 13 (18.31%) Data Analysis
6 13 (18.31%) Visualisation
7 12 (16.90%) DevOps
7 12 (16.90%) Mathematics
8 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.68%) Software Architecture
10 8 (11.27%) Data Acquisition
10 8 (11.27%) Physics
11 6 (8.45%) Scrum
12 5 (7.04%) Microservices
12 5 (7.04%) UML
13 4 (5.63%) Conceptual Models
13 4 (5.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (80.28%) C++
2 53 (74.65%) Java
3 46 (64.79%) Python
4 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.31%) SQL
6 11 (15.49%) C
6 11 (15.49%) C#
7 3 (4.23%) Java 8
8 1 (1.41%) Java 9
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.41%) VC++
8 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) MPhil
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Terraform
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) Packer
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Sun
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Facebook
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore