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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 36 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.54% 3.42% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 4.41% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 9
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
264 204 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 81.23% 77.57% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 228 161 132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA
4 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) C++
5 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
5 7 (30.43%) Puppet
5 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
5 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) J2EE
7 5 (21.74%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) MySQL
9 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 3 (13.04%) J2SE
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) MFC
10 2 (8.70%) PHP
10 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Graduate
2 7 (30.43%) Release Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Junior
2 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Build and Release Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) J2SE
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) MFC
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.35%) Symfony
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) JPA
4 1 (4.35%) PureMVC
4 1 (4.35%) BlazeDS
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) Laravel
4 1 (4.35%) STL
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Open Source
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps
1 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
4 2 (8.70%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) PHP5
7 1 (4.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle