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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 57 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 162 165 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.52% 4.16% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 4.41% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 151 139 156
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
3413 3738 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.20% 94.30% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 3060 3201
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
Portsmouth +34 42 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Southampton -1 36 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Fareham +1 21 £40,000 +30.08% 2
Basingstoke -6 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Winchester -16 6 £37,000 +5.71%
Farnborough -23 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Waterlooville - 3 £50,000 - 2
Gosport -7 2 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Romsey - 2 £37,500 -
Andover - 2 £30,000 -
Havant 0 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 283 (79.27%) C#
2 255 (71.43%) .NET
3 200 (56.02%) ASP.NET
4 193 (54.06%) JavaScript
5 169 (47.34%) HTML
6 163 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
7 162 (45.38%) SQL Server
8 152 (42.58%) SQL
9 149 (41.74%) CSS
10 134 (37.54%) MVC
11 106 (29.69%) jQuery
12 98 (27.45%) Software Engineering
13 83 (23.25%) VB.NET
14 79 (22.13%) XML
15 76 (21.29%) Windows
16 69 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 61 (17.09%) Microsoft
18 57 (15.97%) VB
19 52 (14.57%) C++
20 49 (13.73%) Visual Studio
21 48 (13.45%) Degree
22 46 (12.89%) Java
23 45 (12.61%) Linux
24 44 (12.32%) C
25 43 (12.04%) .NET Framework
26 42 (11.76%) OO
27 41 (11.48%) SDLC
28 38 (10.64%) Finance
29 36 (10.08%) Ajax
30 35 (9.80%) NUnit

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (3.36%) Confluence
2 4 (1.12%) Apache
3 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.56%) IIS
4 2 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
2 2 (0.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.64%) TCP/IP
1 13 (3.64%) Network Security
2 3 (0.84%) LAN
2 3 (0.84%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Extranet
4 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (45.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.88%) MySQL
3 18 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 18 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) OLTP
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 35 (9.80%) NUnit
2 35 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.16%) TeamCity
5 17 (4.76%) JIRA
6 16 (4.48%) Moq
7 7 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.68%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.40%) Subversion
10 4 (1.12%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.12%) MSI
10 4 (1.12%) WiX
11 3 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.56%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.56%) GoogleTest
12 2 (0.56%) Mockito
12 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.56%) DbUnit
12 2 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 38 (10.64%) Finance
2 9 (2.52%) Manufacturing
2 9 (2.52%) Marketing
3 6 (1.68%) Aerospace
3 6 (1.68%) Automotive
4 4 (1.12%) Military
4 4 (1.12%) Retail
5 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.84%) Advertising
5 3 (0.84%) Games
6 2 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (71.43%) .NET
2 200 (56.02%) ASP.NET
3 169 (47.34%) HTML
4 149 (41.74%) CSS
5 106 (29.69%) jQuery
6 79 (22.13%) XML
7 69 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (12.04%) .NET Framework
9 36 (10.08%) Ajax
10 30 (8.40%) XSLT
11 29 (8.12%) HTML5
12 22 (6.16%) LINQ
12 22 (6.16%) WCF
13 19 (5.32%) Entity Framework
14 18 (5.04%) WinForms
14 18 (5.04%) SOAP
15 17 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (4.20%) RESTful
16 15 (4.20%) CSS3
16 15 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.36%) Social Network
4 10 (2.80%) Cryptography
5 7 (1.96%) User Experience
6 6 (1.68%) RIA
7 5 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.12%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.12%) Life Science
9 3 (0.84%) Derivative
9 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.84%) Kindle
9 3 (0.84%) GIS
10 2 (0.56%) DTV
10 2 (0.56%) Physics
11 1 (0.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.29%) Windows
2 45 (12.61%) Linux
3 16 (4.48%) UNIX
4 14 (3.92%) Android
5 11 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.12%) Debian
8 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.84%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (37.54%) MVC
3 98 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 42 (11.76%) OO
5 41 (11.48%) SDLC
6 23 (6.44%) OOD
7 22 (6.16%) TDD
8 21 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (5.60%) Scrum
10 17 (4.76%) CRM
11 16 (4.48%) UML
11 16 (4.48%) Unit Testing
12 15 (4.20%) Open Source
12 15 (4.20%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.92%) Web Development
14 12 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.08%) OOP
15 11 (3.08%) Software Testing
15 11 (3.08%) Multithreading
16 10 (2.80%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 283 (79.27%) C#
2 193 (54.06%) JavaScript
3 152 (42.58%) SQL
4 83 (23.25%) VB.NET
5 57 (15.97%) VB
6 52 (14.57%) C++
7 46 (12.89%) Java
8 44 (12.32%) C
9 30 (8.40%) Python
10 26 (7.28%) T-SQL
11 25 (7.00%) VB6
12 12 (3.36%) Perl
12 12 (3.36%) PHP
12 12 (3.36%) Go
13 10 (2.80%) Ruby
14 9 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.96%) Ada
16 5 (1.40%) Delphi
17 4 (1.12%) Fortran
17 4 (1.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 48 (13.45%) Degree
2 14 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.84%) HND
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) MOS
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.80%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.64%) Google
3 12 (3.36%) Endeca
4 8 (2.24%) Oracle
5 5 (1.40%) Apple
6 4 (1.12%) Perforce
6 4 (1.12%) Zend
6 4 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.56%) Atomikos
7 2 (0.56%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.56%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) Sony
8 1 (0.28%) QNX
8 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.28%) Xilinx
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-35k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Petersfield
EXPD
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire (nr Portsmouth)
PS Computer
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 26 days ago