Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 482 473 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 19.18% 15.22% 16.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.03% 16.86% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 447 382 369
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,271 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,450 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 2,292 2,806 2,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.21% 90.31% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,980 2,305 2,033
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,750
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +4 330 £55,000 +10.00% 80
Abingdon -8 44 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Banbury +5 15 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Thame +7 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Witney +5 4 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Wantage - 4 £42,500 - 1
Henley-on-Thames +10 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Kidlington +11 2 £63,000 +14.55% 4
Bicester +3 2 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 213 (44.19%) C++
2 204 (42.32%) Java
3 202 (41.91%) Python
4 180 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
5 174 (36.10%) C#
6 152 (31.54%) Computer Science
7 134 (27.80%) JavaScript
8 130 (26.97%) Linux
9 111 (23.03%) Mathematics
10 105 (21.78%) Degree
10 105 (21.78%) Artificial Intelligence
11 103 (21.37%) .NET
12 97 (20.12%) SQL
13 91 (18.88%) SDLC
14 88 (18.26%) HTML
15 82 (17.01%) Algorithms
16 81 (16.80%) Machine Learning
17 74 (15.35%) PhD
17 74 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
18 73 (15.15%) Computer Vision
19 69 (14.32%) AngularJS
19 69 (14.32%) MVC
20 68 (14.11%) CSS
21 56 (11.62%) Test Automation
21 56 (11.62%) Multithreading
22 55 (11.41%) ASP.NET
22 55 (11.41%) SQL Server
23 52 (10.79%) C
23 52 (10.79%) Web Services
24 49 (10.17%) Windows

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 9 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.04%) IIS
3 4 (0.83%) Confluence
3 4 (0.83%) GlassFish
3 4 (0.83%) WildFly
4 3 (0.62%) Apache
4 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.62%) WordPress
5 2 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.41%) CMS
5 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.21%) Drupal
6 1 (0.21%) nginx
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 74 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.28%) GitHub
6 3 (0.62%) Google Play
7 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) npm
8 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.70%) Firewall
2 6 (1.24%) Internet
3 4 (0.83%) Broadband
3 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.62%) HTTP
5 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.21%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.64%) MySQL
3 28 (5.81%) Big Data
4 17 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 11 (2.28%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.04%) Redis
10 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (0.62%) GIS
11 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.41%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 47 (9.75%) Git (software)
1 47 (9.75%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.90%) JUnit
2 14 (2.90%) Maven
3 13 (2.70%) JIRA
4 12 (2.49%) Selenium
5 11 (2.28%) GitLab
6 9 (1.87%) Ant
7 8 (1.66%) CMake
7 8 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.24%) Hudson
8 6 (1.24%) Subversion
9 5 (1.04%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.04%) Mockito
10 4 (0.83%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.83%) Xcode
11 3 (0.62%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.62%) NUnit
General
1 25 (5.19%) Finance
2 16 (3.32%) Games
3 15 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.45%) Automotive
6 4 (0.83%) Advertising
7 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.62%) Banking
7 3 (0.62%) French Language
7 3 (0.62%) German Language
7 3 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
7 3 (0.62%) Publishing
7 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.41%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 248 (51.45%) Software Engineer
2 183 (37.97%) Developer
3 81 (16.80%) Software Developer
4 69 (14.32%) Senior Software Engineer
5 65 (13.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 49 (10.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 40 (8.30%) C++ Developer
8 39 (8.09%) C++ Software Developer
9 38 (7.88%) Java Developer
10 32 (6.64%) Graduate
11 30 (6.22%) C# Software Engineer
12 27 (5.60%) Cloud Engineer
13 26 (5.39%) Senior Developer
14 24 (4.98%) .NET Developer
14 24 (4.98%) Cloud Software Engineer
14 24 (4.98%) Computer Engineer
14 24 (4.98%) Computer Vision Engineer
15 23 (4.77%) Junior
16 22 (4.56%) Graduate Developer
17 18 (3.73%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (21.37%) .NET
2 88 (18.26%) HTML
3 69 (14.32%) AngularJS
4 68 (14.11%) CSS
5 55 (11.41%) ASP.NET
6 52 (10.79%) Web Services
7 39 (8.09%) jQuery
8 38 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (7.88%) HTML5
8 38 (7.88%) Natural Language Processing
9 37 (7.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 34 (7.05%) TensorFlow
11 33 (6.85%) OpenCV
11 33 (6.85%) STL
12 28 (5.81%) J2EE
13 23 (4.77%) React
13 23 (4.77%) Spring
13 23 (4.77%) WPF
14 21 (4.36%) J2SE
15 20 (4.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.01%) Algorithms
2 42 (8.71%) Robotics
3 41 (8.51%) User Experience
4 29 (6.02%) Data Structures
5 24 (4.98%) Mobile App
6 20 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.11%) CUDA
7 15 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.49%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.87%) Life Science
10 4 (0.83%) Animation
10 4 (0.83%) Fintech
11 3 (0.62%) iPad
11 3 (0.62%) Smart City
12 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.41%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.21%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.21%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 130 (26.97%) Linux
2 49 (10.17%) Windows
3 22 (4.56%) Unix
4 18 (3.73%) Android
5 14 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.83%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.41%) CentOS
7 2 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (31.54%) Computer Science
3 111 (23.03%) Mathematics
4 105 (21.78%) Artificial Intelligence
5 91 (18.88%) SDLC
6 81 (16.80%) Machine Learning
7 73 (15.15%) Computer Vision
8 69 (14.32%) MVC
9 56 (11.62%) Multithreading
9 56 (11.62%) Test Automation
10 46 (9.54%) Mentoring
11 45 (9.34%) DevOps
12 44 (9.13%) Deep Learning
12 44 (9.13%) Microservices
12 44 (9.13%) Scrum
13 43 (8.92%) Physics
14 41 (8.51%) Nanotechnology
14 41 (8.51%) OO
15 40 (8.30%) Biology
15 40 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 213 (44.19%) C++
2 204 (42.32%) Java
3 202 (41.91%) Python
4 174 (36.10%) C#
5 134 (27.80%) JavaScript
6 97 (20.12%) SQL
7 52 (10.79%) C
8 25 (5.19%) PHP
9 19 (3.94%) Java 8
10 17 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.90%) Go
11 14 (2.90%) Ruby
12 10 (2.07%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.07%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.87%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.87%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.66%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.66%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 105 (21.78%) Degree
2 74 (15.35%) PhD
3 46 (9.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (7.05%) MPhil
5 3 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) JTAG
3 1 (0.21%) MISRA
System Software
1 25 (5.19%) Docker
2 9 (1.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (4.77%) Terraform
2 19 (3.94%) Kubernetes
3 17 (3.53%) Ansible
4 13 (2.70%) Puppet
5 11 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.45%) Packer
7 2 (0.41%) Salt
8 1 (0.21%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.21%) Icinga
8 1 (0.21%) Kibana
8 1 (0.21%) Nagios
8 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (9.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.51%) Google
2 41 (8.51%) Sun
3 15 (3.11%) Oracle
4 4 (0.83%) Talend
5 3 (0.62%) ABBYY
5 3 (0.62%) Facebook
5 3 (0.62%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.41%) New Relic
6 2 (0.41%) Tableau
7 1 (0.21%) Perforce
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.21%) Zend