The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 39 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.84% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
305 166 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.39% 99.40% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 247 144 147
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Farnborough region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Web Design
3 17 (53.13%) Degree
4 16 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 16 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) C
5 11 (34.38%) C++
5 11 (34.38%) Ruby
6 10 (31.25%) HNC
6 10 (31.25%) HND
6 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
7 9 (28.13%) HTML
7 9 (28.13%) CSS
7 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) Mac OS X
9 6 (18.75%) MySQL
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) C#
9 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (18.75%) WebSockets

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
1 9 (28.13%) CSS
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (18.75%) WebSockets
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.63%) OpenCL
4 5 (15.63%) XML
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) JSON
5 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (9.38%) LESS
5 3 (9.38%) RESTful
5 3 (9.38%) Sass
5 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.38%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) VHDL
4 3 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Web Design
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Open Source
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.38%) SEO
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) CAD
7 1 (3.13%) MVC
7 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) C
2 11 (34.38%) C++
2 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Go
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) Fortran
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) HNC
2 10 (31.25%) HND
3 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Atlassian
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft