The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering 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 Engineering
Rank 36 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.81% 6.59% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 8.87% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 124 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.45% 74.25% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 192 106 116
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

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

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) MySQL
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) OO
6 11 (40.74%) PHP
6 11 (40.74%) VPN
6 11 (40.74%) LAMP
6 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
6 11 (40.74%) OO PHP
6 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
7 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Ruby
8 9 (33.33%) Degree
8 9 (33.33%) Symfony
8 9 (33.33%) Zend
8 9 (33.33%) PHP 5
8 9 (33.33%) JUnit
8 9 (33.33%) PHPUnit
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL Certification
9 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.93%) JIRA
10 7 (25.93%) VLAN
10 7 (25.93%) Firewall
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 7 (25.93%) J2EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (22.22%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) VPN
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) 2G
3 1 (3.70%) 3G
3 1 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) JUnit
2 9 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 7 (25.93%) JIRA
4 6 (22.22%) Selenium
5 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Junior
3 9 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Applications Developer
4 8 (29.63%) PHP Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Systems Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Graduate
5 6 (22.22%) Graduate Java Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C/C++ Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) LAMP
4 9 (33.33%) Symfony
5 7 (25.93%) J2EE
5 7 (25.93%) Laravel
6 5 (18.52%) OpenCL
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) J2SE
8 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (7.41%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) Velocity
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
10 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.70%) jQuery
10 1 (3.70%) JSF
10 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.70%) WCF
10 1 (3.70%) WPF
10 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
2 11 (40.74%) OO PHP
2 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
3 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Open Source
7 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) TDD
10 1 (3.70%) Content Management
10 1 (3.70%) ERP
10 1 (3.70%) ITIL
10 1 (3.70%) OOD
10 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.70%) UML
10 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) PHP
4 9 (33.33%) PHP 5
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) C
6 5 (18.52%) Scala
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) Go
8 2 (7.41%) Python
9 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL Certification
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Zend
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Telelogic