The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 55 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 173 150 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.78% 3.87% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 4.08% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 161 142 170
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3467 3674 3352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.83% 94.84% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2836 3183 2808
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 49 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Portsmouth +22 28 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Winchester -1 26 £40,000 -
Fareham +4 21 £37,500 - 4
Basingstoke -7 7 £35,500 +9.23%
Farnborough - 6 £45,000 - 1
Andover -10 2 £30,000 -
Waterlooville - 2 £50,000 - 2
Ringwood - 1 £32,500 -
Petersfield - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £42,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 308 (83.24%) C#
2 277 (74.86%) .NET
3 221 (59.73%) ASP.NET
4 195 (52.70%) SQL Server
5 193 (52.16%) JavaScript
6 184 (49.73%) SQL
7 182 (49.19%) HTML
8 169 (45.68%) CSS
9 155 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
10 140 (37.84%) MVC
11 103 (27.84%) Software Engineering
12 99 (26.76%) jQuery
13 93 (25.14%) VB.NET
14 82 (22.16%) Windows
15 72 (19.46%) XML
16 70 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 62 (16.76%) C++
17 62 (16.76%) Microsoft
18 54 (14.59%) VB
19 53 (14.32%) OO
20 52 (14.05%) Degree
21 50 (13.51%) C
22 49 (13.24%) .NET Framework
23 48 (12.97%) T-SQL
24 47 (12.70%) Linux
25 45 (12.16%) Java
26 40 (10.81%) Visual Studio
27 39 (10.54%) TDD
27 39 (10.54%) SDLC
28 37 (10.00%) Git (software)

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (4.05%) Confluence
2 5 (1.35%) IIS
3 4 (1.08%) Apache
3 4 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.78%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.43%) Network Security
3 5 (1.35%) LAN
4 3 (0.81%) DNS
5 2 (0.54%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.54%) Internet
5 2 (0.54%) CTI
6 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.76%) MySQL
3 19 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (4.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.35%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.08%) Big Data
9 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 40 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 37 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.73%) NUnit
4 27 (7.30%) TeamCity
5 21 (5.68%) JIRA
6 15 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (3.78%) Moq
8 10 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.43%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (1.35%) NCrunch
11 5 (1.35%) Subversion
11 5 (1.35%) ReSharper
11 5 (1.35%) WATIR
12 4 (1.08%) TestNG
12 4 (1.08%) Maven
12 4 (1.08%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.08%) MSI
12 4 (1.08%) DbUnit
General
1 37 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (2.43%) Retail
2 9 (2.43%) Marketing
3 7 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.62%) Military
5 5 (1.35%) Games
5 5 (1.35%) Back Office
6 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.81%) Advertising
7 2 (0.54%) Law
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (74.86%) .NET
2 221 (59.73%) ASP.NET
3 182 (49.19%) HTML
4 169 (45.68%) CSS
5 99 (26.76%) jQuery
6 72 (19.46%) XML
7 70 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (13.24%) .NET Framework
9 35 (9.46%) Ajax
10 34 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 33 (8.92%) XSLT
12 20 (5.41%) WinForms
13 19 (5.14%) LINQ
13 19 (5.14%) SOAP
13 19 (5.14%) HTML5
14 18 (4.86%) WCF
15 16 (4.32%) Web Services
15 16 (4.32%) Dapper ORM
16 15 (4.05%) NHibernate
16 15 (4.05%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.24%) Cryptography
4 10 (2.70%) Social Network
5 9 (2.43%) GIS
6 6 (1.62%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.35%) Life Science
8 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.08%) Kindle
8 4 (1.08%) User Experience
9 3 (0.81%) BBC
9 3 (0.81%) Derivative
10 2 (0.54%) Physics
10 2 (0.54%) DTV
10 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.16%) Windows
2 47 (12.70%) Linux
3 18 (4.86%) Android
4 15 (4.05%) UNIX
5 13 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.35%) FreeBSD
8 4 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.81%) Debian
10 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (37.84%) MVC
3 103 (27.84%) Software Engineering
4 53 (14.32%) OO
5 39 (10.54%) TDD
5 39 (10.54%) SDLC
6 36 (9.73%) OOD
7 32 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (7.57%) Scrum
9 23 (6.22%) UML
10 19 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (4.86%) CRM
11 18 (4.86%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.32%) OOP
13 14 (3.78%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.78%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.78%) Refactoring
14 13 (3.51%) BDD
14 13 (3.51%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 308 (83.24%) C#
2 193 (52.16%) JavaScript
3 184 (49.73%) SQL
4 93 (25.14%) VB.NET
5 62 (16.76%) C++
6 54 (14.59%) VB
7 50 (13.51%) C
8 48 (12.97%) T-SQL
9 45 (12.16%) Java
10 35 (9.46%) Python
11 21 (5.68%) VB6
11 21 (5.68%) PHP
12 20 (5.41%) Ruby
13 14 (3.78%) Go
14 13 (3.51%) Objective-C
15 11 (2.97%) Perl
16 7 (1.89%) Delphi
16 7 (1.89%) Ada
17 6 (1.62%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 6 (1.62%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 52 (14.05%) Degree
2 15 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MOS
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.43%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (1.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.59%) Google
3 15 (4.05%) Endeca
4 7 (1.89%) Apple
4 7 (1.89%) Oracle
5 6 (1.62%) Perforce
5 6 (1.62%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.35%) RedPrairie
7 4 (1.08%) Atomikos
8 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.54%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.27%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, Pension, 25-30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Waterlooville
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago