Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 499 290 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.72% 10.56% 13.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.30% 11.72% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 455 268 378
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,150 £24,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,727 2,474 2,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.36% 90.13% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,411 2,038 2,184
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +15 279 £55,000 +22.22% 60
Abingdon +4 57 £40,000 -17.95% 10
Thame -1 15 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Kidlington +1 9 £67,250 +3.46% 2
Banbury -3 6 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Wallingford -26 4 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Bicester - 2 £38,500 - 2
Wantage - 1 £42,500 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 232 (46.49%) Java
2 226 (45.29%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (36.87%) C++
4 173 (34.67%) Python
5 142 (28.46%) Degree
6 135 (27.05%) Computer Science
7 129 (25.85%) JavaScript
8 123 (24.65%) Machine Learning
9 110 (22.04%) C#
9 110 (22.04%) SQL
10 100 (20.04%) Web Services
11 98 (19.64%) .NET
12 92 (18.44%) TDD
13 87 (17.43%) Linux
14 83 (16.63%) Test Automation
15 82 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
16 74 (14.83%) MVC
17 73 (14.63%) SQL Server
18 71 (14.23%) PhD
18 71 (14.23%) Natural Language Processing
19 70 (14.03%) Mathematics
19 70 (14.03%) HTML
20 67 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
20 67 (13.43%) Analytics
21 62 (12.42%) Scrum
22 61 (12.22%) Big Data
23 60 (12.02%) C
23 60 (12.02%) CSS
24 57 (11.42%) Artificial Intelligence
25 56 (11.22%) User Experience

Software Engineering
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 40 (8.02%) Apache Solr
2 31 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.81%) JBoss
4 15 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.40%) Confluence
6 5 (1.00%) WordPress
7 3 (0.60%) Apache
7 3 (0.60%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.20%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Simulink
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 82 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.21%) GitHub
4 18 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.20%) SaaS
6 5 (1.00%) Slack
7 1 (0.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.60%) Internet
2 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.60%) Network Security
4 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.40%) Modbus
4 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.40%) WPA2
5 1 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.22%) Big Data
3 34 (6.81%) MySQL
4 27 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.81%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.00%) Blockchain
6 10 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.40%) GIS
8 5 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.40%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.20%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (10.62%) Jenkins
2 39 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 32 (6.41%) Selenium
4 22 (4.41%) JIRA
5 19 (3.81%) Subversion
6 15 (3.01%) JUnit
7 12 (2.40%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.00%) Maven
9 8 (1.60%) Ant
10 7 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.40%) GitLab
10 7 (1.40%) Hudson
11 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.00%) gulp
12 5 (1.00%) Mockito
12 5 (1.00%) NUnit
12 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.80%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.80%) webpack
14 3 (0.60%) GDB
General
1 12 (2.40%) Manufacturing
2 10 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 9 (1.80%) Finance
4 7 (1.40%) Automotive
5 6 (1.20%) Publishing
6 4 (0.80%) Electronics
7 3 (0.60%) Advertising
7 3 (0.60%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Law
7 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Military
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 253 (50.70%) Software Engineer
2 204 (40.88%) Developer
3 61 (12.22%) Java Developer
4 59 (11.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 56 (11.22%) Software Developer
6 48 (9.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (7.82%) .NET Developer
8 36 (7.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 33 (6.61%) Graduate
10 32 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 30 (6.01%) Java Engineer
12 29 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
13 26 (5.21%) Cloud Software Engineer
13 26 (5.21%) Computer Engineer
14 25 (5.01%) Python Engineer
14 25 (5.01%) Senior Developer
15 23 (4.61%) Python Developer
16 22 (4.41%) C++ Developer
16 22 (4.41%) Computer Vision Engineer
17 20 (4.01%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (20.04%) Web Services
2 98 (19.64%) .NET
3 71 (14.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 70 (14.03%) HTML
5 60 (12.02%) CSS
6 55 (11.02%) ASP.NET
7 53 (10.62%) AngularJS
8 52 (10.42%) Spring
9 44 (8.82%) XML
10 40 (8.02%) jQuery
11 38 (7.62%) Lucene
11 38 (7.62%) RESTful
12 36 (7.21%) Hibernate
12 36 (7.21%) J2EE
13 33 (6.61%) HTML5
14 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (5.21%) React
16 23 (4.61%) TensorFlow
17 20 (4.01%) J2SE
18 18 (3.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (27.05%) Computer Science
2 56 (11.22%) User Experience
3 39 (7.82%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 25 (5.01%) Mobile App
6 23 (4.61%) CUDA
7 13 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.20%) Life Science
9 10 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.80%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.20%) Robotics
12 6 (1.20%) Semantic Web
13 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.80%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.60%) CAN bus
15 3 (0.60%) Reinsurance
16 2 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
16 2 (0.40%) iPad
16 2 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 87 (17.43%) Linux
2 54 (10.82%) Windows
3 19 (3.81%) Unix
4 12 (2.40%) Android
5 8 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.40%) CentOS
7 4 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.60%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (45.29%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (24.65%) Machine Learning
3 92 (18.44%) TDD
4 83 (16.63%) Test Automation
5 74 (14.83%) MVC
6 70 (14.03%) Mathematics
7 67 (13.43%) Analytics
7 67 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (12.42%) Scrum
9 57 (11.42%) Artificial Intelligence
10 54 (10.82%) SDLC
11 51 (10.22%) OO
12 47 (9.42%) DevOps
13 44 (8.82%) Computer Vision
14 43 (8.62%) Multithreading
15 42 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
16 41 (8.22%) Microservices
17 40 (8.02%) Deep Learning
17 40 (8.02%) Visualisation
18 36 (7.21%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 232 (46.49%) Java
2 184 (36.87%) C++
3 173 (34.67%) Python
4 129 (25.85%) JavaScript
5 110 (22.04%) C#
5 110 (22.04%) SQL
6 60 (12.02%) C
7 21 (4.21%) Scala
8 18 (3.61%) TypeScript
9 15 (3.01%) Go
9 15 (3.01%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.40%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.40%) MATLAB
11 10 (2.00%) PHP
11 10 (2.00%) Ruby
12 8 (1.60%) Embedded C
12 8 (1.60%) ES6
12 8 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.40%) Fortran
13 7 (1.40%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 142 (28.46%) Degree
2 71 (14.23%) PhD
3 9 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.00%) ISEB
6 2 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.21%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) JTAG
2 2 (0.40%) MISRA
3 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (3.81%) Docker
2 6 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.00%) Firmware
4 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (3.01%) Ansible
1 15 (3.01%) Puppet
2 14 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.00%) Terraform
4 7 (1.40%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.60%) Packer
6 1 (0.20%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.22%) Oracle
3 41 (8.22%) Google
4 21 (4.21%) Sun
5 16 (3.21%) Talend
6 14 (2.81%) Capita
7 13 (2.61%) Sophos
8 7 (1.40%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.20%) VMware
10 5 (1.00%) Twitter
11 4 (0.80%) Informatica
12 3 (0.60%) Perforce
13 2 (0.40%) Atmel
13 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.20%) EMC
14 1 (0.20%) Mapbox
14 1 (0.20%) NVIDIA
14 1 (0.20%) Siemens
14 1 (0.20%) Zend