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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.58% 3.56% 12.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 5.03% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 17
Average salary £30,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,000 £47,500
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
242 159 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.34% 70.67% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 208 139 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (52.38%) C++
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
6 6 (28.57%) Go
6 6 (28.57%) DevOps
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
6 6 (28.57%) Games
7 5 (23.81%) C
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) OOD
8 4 (19.05%) UML
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Python
9 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
10 2 (9.52%) SCADA
10 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
10 2 (9.52%) Network Security
10 2 (9.52%) Subversion
10 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 2 (9.52%) MS Excel

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) IPsec
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) IPv4
2 1 (4.76%) IPv6
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) IntelliJ
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Junior
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate
5 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Programmer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Programmer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) C++ Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) STL
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) POSIX
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) Pthreads
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) SCADA
1 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) OO
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
4 4 (19.05%) OOD
4 4 (19.05%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C++
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 6 (28.57%) Go
6 5 (23.81%) C
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Python
9 2 (9.52%) VBA
9 2 (9.52%) Perl
9 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
10 1 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (4.76%) Delphi
10 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SaltStack