Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 443 474 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.91% 16.26% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.88% 18.36% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 360 388 232
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,100 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,050 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 2625 2582 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.35% 88.58% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2066 2381
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +9.32%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -3 229 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Abingdon +1 102 £52,500 +31.25%
Banbury +24 11 £30,000 -38.46%
Wallingford -7 9 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames -3 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Kidlington -10 4 £55,000 +2.80% 2
Witney - 3 £35,000 -
Bicester +2 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 222 (50.11%) Python
2 218 (49.21%) C++
3 208 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (45.37%) Java
5 157 (35.44%) Degree
6 132 (29.80%) Computer Science
7 113 (25.51%) Amazon AWS
8 107 (24.15%) Linux
9 105 (23.70%) Windows
10 99 (22.35%) Test Automation
11 89 (20.09%) C#
12 82 (18.51%) Web Services
13 80 (18.06%) JavaScript
14 76 (17.16%) SQL
15 71 (16.03%) Git (software)
16 68 (15.35%) Mathematics
17 67 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
17 67 (15.12%) Scrum
18 65 (14.67%) Algorithms
19 63 (14.22%) Qt
20 59 (13.32%) OO
21 57 (12.87%) QA
22 56 (12.64%) Physics
23 55 (12.42%) Machine Learning
23 55 (12.42%) PhD
24 52 (11.74%) TDD
25 50 (11.29%) Spring
25 50 (11.29%) C
25 50 (11.29%) SQL Server
25 50 (11.29%) Mentoring

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 23 (5.19%) Apache Solr
2 20 (4.51%) Tomcat
3 19 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.16%) Apache Spark
5 12 (2.71%) Confluence
6 10 (2.26%) JBoss
6 10 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.81%) Apache
8 6 (1.35%) IIS
8 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.90%) CMS
10 2 (0.45%) DNN
11 1 (0.23%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 113 (25.51%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.29%) SaaS
4 16 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.26%) GitHub
6 9 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.58%) npm
8 6 (1.35%) Office 365
9 5 (1.13%) Serverless
10 4 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.81%) HTTP
2 6 (1.35%) Broadband
2 6 (1.35%) Network Security
3 5 (1.13%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) Modbus
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (6.32%) MongoDB
4 25 (5.64%) MySQL
5 23 (5.19%) Big Data
6 22 (4.97%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.58%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.58%) Text Mining
9 4 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.90%) Redis
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.23%) GIS
11 1 (0.23%) HBase
11 1 (0.23%) HDInsight
11 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.23%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 71 (16.03%) Git (software)
2 50 (11.29%) Selenium
3 47 (10.61%) Jenkins
4 32 (7.22%) Visual Studio
5 23 (5.19%) Maven
6 17 (3.84%) JUnit
7 16 (3.61%) JIRA
8 14 (3.16%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.71%) Hudson
10 11 (2.48%) Subversion
11 7 (1.58%) NUnit
11 7 (1.58%) webpack
12 6 (1.35%) GitLab
12 6 (1.35%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.35%) Travis CI
13 5 (1.13%) Ant
13 5 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.13%) Mockito
General
1 21 (4.74%) Telecoms
2 19 (4.29%) Electronics
3 18 (4.06%) Automotive
4 10 (2.26%) Aerospace
4 10 (2.26%) Back Office
4 10 (2.26%) Marketing
5 8 (1.81%) Games
5 8 (1.81%) Publishing
6 5 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.90%) Finance
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 243 (54.85%) Software Engineer
2 123 (27.77%) Developer
3 97 (21.90%) C++ Software Engineer
4 55 (12.42%) Senior Developer
5 54 (12.19%) Senior Software Engineer
6 44 (9.93%) Software Developer
7 39 (8.80%) Java Engineer
8 37 (8.35%) Java Developer
8 37 (8.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 35 (7.90%) Graduate
9 35 (7.90%) Java Software Engineer
10 30 (6.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 28 (6.32%) Junior
12 24 (5.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 24 (5.42%) Test Engineer
13 23 (5.19%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 19 (4.29%) Python Developer
14 19 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
15 18 (4.06%) Junior Software Engineer
16 17 (3.84%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (18.51%) Web Services
2 63 (14.22%) Qt
3 50 (11.29%) Spring
4 45 (10.16%) HTML
4 45 (10.16%) RESTful
5 42 (9.48%) .NET
6 36 (8.13%) AngularJS
7 34 (7.67%) CSS
8 33 (7.45%) JSON
9 31 (7.00%) MFC
9 31 (7.00%) WinForms
10 30 (6.77%) Hibernate
11 29 (6.55%) XML
12 27 (6.09%) SOAP
13 26 (5.87%) OpenGL
14 24 (5.42%) J2EE
15 23 (5.19%) Natural Language Processing
15 23 (5.19%) Spring Boot
16 22 (4.97%) Django
17 21 (4.74%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 132 (29.80%) Computer Science
2 65 (14.67%) Algorithms
3 50 (11.29%) User Experience
4 34 (7.67%) CUDA
5 30 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (4.06%) Robotics
7 12 (2.71%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (1.35%) Life Science
8 6 (1.35%) Social Media
8 6 (1.35%) Verilog
8 6 (1.35%) VHDL
9 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.13%) Linked Data
10 4 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.90%) Fintech
10 4 (0.90%) Spread Betting
10 4 (0.90%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 107 (24.15%) Linux
2 105 (23.70%) Windows
3 13 (2.93%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.71%) Unix
5 7 (1.58%) AIX
5 7 (1.58%) Solaris
5 7 (1.58%) VxWorks
6 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (22.35%) Test Automation
3 68 (15.35%) Mathematics
4 67 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (15.12%) Scrum
5 59 (13.32%) OO
6 56 (12.64%) Physics
7 55 (12.42%) Machine Learning
8 52 (11.74%) TDD
9 50 (11.29%) Mentoring
10 46 (10.38%) DevOps
11 44 (9.93%) Artificial Intelligence
12 41 (9.26%) Multithreading
13 37 (8.35%) Pair Programming
14 35 (7.90%) Regression Testing
14 35 (7.90%) User Stories
15 31 (7.00%) Coaching
16 29 (6.55%) Analytics
17 27 (6.09%) OOD
18 26 (5.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 222 (50.11%) Python
2 218 (49.21%) C++
3 201 (45.37%) Java
4 89 (20.09%) C#
5 80 (18.06%) JavaScript
6 76 (17.16%) SQL
7 50 (11.29%) C
8 17 (3.84%) Bash Shell
8 17 (3.84%) PHP
9 16 (3.61%) Ruby
10 13 (2.93%) R
11 11 (2.48%) Perl
11 11 (2.48%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.26%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.26%) Scala
12 10 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.13%) Julia
13 5 (1.13%) Tcl
14 4 (0.90%) Groovy
14 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (35.44%) Degree
2 55 (12.42%) PhD
3 32 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.71%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.58%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (12.87%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) ECSS
3 2 (0.45%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.23%) GCP
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) IEC 61131
4 1 (0.23%) JTAG
4 1 (0.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 32 (7.22%) Docker
2 15 (3.39%) Firmware
3 7 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (4.06%) Ansible
2 12 (2.71%) Terraform
3 10 (2.26%) Packer
4 5 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.13%) Puppet
5 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 48 (10.84%) Sophos
2 38 (8.58%) Oracle
3 26 (5.87%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.81%) Google
4 8 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (1.81%) Sun
5 7 (1.58%) HP
5 7 (1.58%) VMware
6 6 (1.35%) Talend
7 4 (0.90%) Perforce
8 3 (0.68%) Siemens
9 2 (0.45%) Zend
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.23%) Capita
10 1 (0.23%) EMC
10 1 (0.23%) Facebook
10 1 (0.23%) Twitter
10 1 (0.23%) Xamarin