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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 53 52 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 160 197 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.80% 5.06% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 5.18% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 155 171 89
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 70 £35,750 -1.37% 10
Fareham -7 20 £36,250 +22.88% 3
Farnborough -10 14 £45,750 +44.09%
Basingstoke +3 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Andover - 12 £29,375 -
Winchester -3 4 £39,750 -6.47% 2
Havant -4 4 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Portsmouth -19 4 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Gosport +16 3 £23,000 -12.38%
Wallington - 3 £27,500 -
Aldershot +1 1 £40,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £32,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £42,500 -
Romsey - 1 £33,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 215 (70.72%) C#
2 213 (70.07%) .NET
3 167 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (48.36%) SQL Server
5 146 (48.03%) ASP.NET
6 143 (47.04%) SQL
7 133 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 120 (39.47%) MVC
9 114 (37.50%) HTML
10 97 (31.91%) Degree
11 92 (30.26%) CSS
12 83 (27.30%) Software Engineering
13 79 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 78 (25.66%) Windows
15 69 (22.70%) Visual Studio
15 69 (22.70%) .NET Framework
16 68 (22.37%) jQuery
17 58 (19.08%) Computer Science
18 57 (18.75%) Java
19 55 (18.09%) C++
20 53 (17.43%) VB.NET
21 52 (17.11%) MS Excel
22 50 (16.45%) Microsoft
23 49 (16.12%) Entity Framework
24 48 (15.79%) TDD
25 47 (15.46%) XML
26 45 (14.80%) SDLC
27 44 (14.47%) AngularJS
28 41 (13.49%) Linux
28 41 (13.49%) Git (software)

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (3.29%) Confluence
2 3 (0.99%) IIS
3 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.33%) Drupal
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.33%) WinCC
Applications
1 52 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.61%) SaaS
2 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.93%) Internet
2 10 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.32%) Network Security
3 4 (1.32%) PBX
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (48.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.57%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.24%) MySQL
4 15 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.62%) Big Data
7 7 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.32%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (22.70%) Visual Studio
2 41 (13.49%) Git (software)
3 33 (10.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (9.21%) JIRA
5 16 (5.26%) NUnit
6 14 (4.61%) Subversion
7 12 (3.95%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.96%) Moq
9 6 (1.97%) Gerrit
10 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.33%) QUnit
12 1 (0.33%) WiX
General
1 19 (6.25%) Finance
2 14 (4.61%) Retail
3 7 (2.30%) Aerospace
3 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.30%) Marketing
4 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.64%) Automotive
5 5 (1.64%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (1.32%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (70.07%) .NET
2 146 (48.03%) ASP.NET
3 114 (37.50%) HTML
4 92 (30.26%) CSS
5 79 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (22.70%) .NET Framework
7 68 (22.37%) jQuery
8 49 (16.12%) Entity Framework
9 47 (15.46%) XML
10 44 (14.47%) AngularJS
11 37 (12.17%) Ajax
12 31 (10.20%) Web Services
13 30 (9.87%) WCF
14 24 (7.89%) LINQ
15 23 (7.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (5.92%) RESTful
18 17 (5.59%) WPF
19 15 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 13 (4.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.08%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.87%) Mathematics
3 17 (5.59%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.29%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.96%) Physics
8 5 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.64%) Social Network
8 5 (1.64%) Statistics
8 5 (1.64%) VHDL
9 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.32%) RIA
10 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.66%) iPad
11 2 (0.66%) Life Science
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.66%) Windows
2 41 (13.49%) Linux
3 15 (4.93%) Android
4 10 (3.29%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.29%) Unix
5 9 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.30%) Debian
7 7 (2.30%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (39.47%) MVC
3 83 (27.30%) Software Engineering
4 48 (15.79%) TDD
5 45 (14.80%) SDLC
6 29 (9.54%) Unit Testing
7 25 (8.22%) Multithreading
8 23 (7.57%) OO
9 22 (7.24%) Scrum
10 20 (6.58%) OOD
11 19 (6.25%) User Stories
11 19 (6.25%) Web Design
12 18 (5.92%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (5.92%) Open Source
13 17 (5.59%) Web Development
14 13 (4.28%) Validation
15 12 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (3.29%) Automated Testing
16 10 (3.29%) CRM
17 8 (2.63%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 215 (70.72%) C#
2 143 (47.04%) SQL
3 133 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 57 (18.75%) Java
5 55 (18.09%) C++
6 53 (17.43%) VB.NET
7 31 (10.20%) C
8 23 (7.57%) Python
9 19 (6.25%) VB
10 18 (5.92%) Ruby
11 17 (5.59%) T-SQL
12 14 (4.61%) PHP
13 13 (4.28%) Perl
14 12 (3.95%) Go
15 11 (3.62%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.64%) Scala
17 4 (1.32%) R
18 2 (0.66%) VB6
19 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
19 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 97 (31.91%) Degree
2 13 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.95%) HND
4 10 (3.29%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.29%) HNC
5 8 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) MCITP
7 1 (0.33%) MCSA
7 1 (0.33%) MCSD
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.93%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.33%) GAMP
2 1 (0.33%) GMP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) logstash
1 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 50 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.97%) Google
2 6 (1.97%) Xamarin
3 5 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.64%) Endeca
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle
5 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.66%) New Relic
6 1 (0.33%) Atmel
6 1 (0.33%) Cognos
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.33%) SAP
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £16,000 - £23,000 depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, BUPA, Training
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago