The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 58 52
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 56 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.16% 4.91% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 5.13% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 53
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £33,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 1298 1580 1525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.43% 95.70% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5692 8500 6819
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

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 Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -6 20 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Banbury - 7 £41,000 -
Abingdon +5 3 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £32,500 -
Kidlington +7 2 £70,000 +86.66%
Thame - 2 £25,000 -
Eynsham - 2 £36,250 -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 70 (64.22%) Java
3 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
4 43 (39.45%) SQL
5 42 (38.53%) Degree
6 39 (35.78%) C++
7 37 (33.94%) AngularJS
8 28 (25.69%) Linux
9 27 (24.77%) TDD
10 25 (22.94%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (22.02%) Big Data
12 23 (21.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (19.27%) Computer Science
13 21 (19.27%) Apache Solr
13 21 (19.27%) Lucene
13 21 (19.27%) Apache Spark
14 20 (18.35%) Spark SQL
14 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (18.35%) Code Coverage
14 20 (18.35%) Windows
14 20 (18.35%) Semantic Web
14 20 (18.35%) Apache Hive
15 19 (17.43%) RESTful
15 19 (17.43%) .NET
15 19 (17.43%) Python
16 17 (15.60%) OO
17 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
17 16 (14.68%) C#
18 15 (13.76%) Spring
19 14 (12.84%) C

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 25 (22.94%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (19.27%) Apache Solr
2 21 (19.27%) Apache Spark
3 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.50%) JBoss
5 5 (4.59%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.83%) Drupal
7 1 (0.92%) Apache
7 1 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.92%) Jetty
7 1 (0.92%) nginx
7 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) 3G
3 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.92%) GPRS
3 1 (0.92%) GSM
3 1 (0.92%) Modbus
3 1 (0.92%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.02%) Big Data
2 23 (21.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (18.35%) Apache Hive
3 20 (18.35%) Spark SQL
4 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.34%) MySQL
7 7 (6.42%) Redis
8 5 (4.59%) KDB
8 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.75%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.50%) Maven
3 5 (4.59%) Bower
3 5 (4.59%) Grunt
3 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.67%) Subversion
5 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.83%) JIRA
6 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.92%) CMake
6 1 (0.92%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.92%) GCC
6 1 (0.92%) GDB
6 1 (0.92%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.92%) Gradle
6 1 (0.92%) Hudson
6 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (5.50%) Publishing
2 5 (4.59%) Back Office
2 5 (4.59%) Legal
2 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Electronics
3 4 (3.67%) Finance
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.94%) AngularJS
2 21 (19.27%) Lucene
3 19 (17.43%) .NET
3 19 (17.43%) RESTful
4 15 (13.76%) Spring
5 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.09%) REST
6 10 (9.17%) HTML
6 10 (9.17%) JSON
6 10 (9.17%) Spring Boot
7 9 (8.26%) Web Services
8 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.50%) J2EE
8 6 (5.50%) SOAP
8 6 (5.50%) Symfony
9 5 (4.59%) JMS
9 5 (4.59%) Qt
9 5 (4.59%) RequireJS
9 5 (4.59%) Semantic UI
9 5 (4.59%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.35%) Semantic Web
3 14 (12.84%) Algorithms
4 11 (10.09%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.42%) User Experience
6 5 (4.59%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.59%) Fintech
6 5 (4.59%) Social Media
7 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.83%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.92%) Arduino
9 1 (0.92%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.92%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.69%) Linux
2 20 (18.35%) Windows
3 6 (5.50%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.59%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.75%) CentOS
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.75%) Unix
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (24.77%) TDD
3 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.35%) Code Coverage
4 17 (15.60%) OO
5 11 (10.09%) Web Development
6 10 (9.17%) Multithreading
7 9 (8.26%) Microservices
7 9 (8.26%) Scrum
8 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.34%) Kanban
8 8 (7.34%) MVC
8 8 (7.34%) OOD
9 7 (6.42%) Data Protection
9 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.42%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.50%) Open Source
10 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Mathematics
11 5 (4.59%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.22%) Java
2 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
3 43 (39.45%) SQL
4 39 (35.78%) C++
5 19 (17.43%) Python
6 16 (14.68%) C#
7 14 (12.84%) C
8 12 (11.01%) PHP
9 5 (4.59%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (4.59%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.75%) Go
10 3 (2.75%) Rust
10 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.83%) R
11 2 (1.83%) Ruby
11 2 (1.83%) Scala
11 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.83%) VB
12 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (38.53%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.67%) PhD
4 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) IEC 61131
2 1 (0.92%) JTAG
2 1 (0.92%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Packer
1 5 (4.59%) Terraform
2 3 (2.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Sophos
4 1 (0.92%) Talend
4 1 (0.92%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Fisher King associates
Salary: Bonus + Relocation Pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
E3D Online Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Generous Share Options
Posted: 27 days ago