The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 103 80 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 93 112 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.32% 2.94% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 3.10% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 104 200
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
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
3810 3618 4049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.89% 95.01% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3155 3118 3488
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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 -10 28 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Fareham +14 25 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Portsmouth -13 12 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Basingstoke -3 5 £46,500 +10.71%
Havant -19 5 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Yateley 0 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Farnborough -14 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Ringwood - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 260 (92.20%) Software Engineering
2 182 (64.54%) C++
3 119 (42.20%) Linux
4 116 (41.13%) C#
5 114 (40.43%) C
6 90 (31.91%) Degree
7 85 (30.14%) .NET
8 84 (29.79%) Computer Science
9 80 (28.37%) Java
10 70 (24.82%) JavaScript
11 69 (24.47%) Windows
12 67 (23.76%) UNIX
13 64 (22.70%) HTML
14 55 (19.50%) ASP.NET
15 51 (18.09%) XML
16 49 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 42 (14.89%) SQL
19 36 (12.77%) OO
20 34 (12.06%) Physics
20 34 (12.06%) CSS
21 33 (11.70%) Microsoft
22 30 (10.64%) MVC
23 29 (10.28%) Mathematics
23 29 (10.28%) Embedded Linux
24 28 (9.93%) Python
25 27 (9.57%) Subversion
26 26 (9.22%) Scrum
26 26 (9.22%) TCP/IP
27 25 (8.87%) Software Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.19%) IIS
2 6 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.71%) Node.js
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.22%) TCP/IP
2 22 (7.80%) SSL
3 16 (5.67%) FTP
4 8 (2.84%) GSM
4 8 (2.84%) UMTS
4 8 (2.84%) LTE
5 5 (1.77%) Wireless
6 4 (1.42%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.71%) HTTP
7 2 (0.71%) Internet
7 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.35%) 802.11
8 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.35%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (9.57%) Subversion
2 20 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (3.19%) JIRA
6 8 (2.84%) Maven
7 6 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 6 (2.13%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.13%) Selenium
7 6 (2.13%) Hudson
7 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.13%) QUnit
7 6 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.13%) Ant
8 5 (1.77%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.71%) FishEye
9 2 (0.71%) GCC
9 2 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.35%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (6.74%) Finance
2 17 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.67%) Electronics
4 15 (5.32%) Retail
5 6 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 3 (1.06%) French Language
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.71%) Military
8 2 (0.71%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (30.14%) .NET
2 64 (22.70%) HTML
3 55 (19.50%) ASP.NET
4 51 (18.09%) XML
5 34 (12.06%) CSS
6 20 (7.09%) Web Services
7 19 (6.74%) MFC
7 19 (6.74%) Qt
8 17 (6.03%) Ajax
8 17 (6.03%) WCF
9 14 (4.96%) SOAP
9 14 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (4.96%) HTML5
10 13 (4.61%) STL
10 13 (4.61%) WinForms
11 12 (4.26%) Spring
11 12 (4.26%) jQuery
11 12 (4.26%) JSON
12 10 (3.55%) J2EE
13 8 (2.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 34 (12.06%) Physics
3 29 (10.28%) Mathematics
4 25 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (6.03%) Client/Server
6 16 (5.67%) Statistics
7 15 (5.32%) EMV
8 13 (4.61%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (3.55%) Mobile App
10 9 (3.19%) EFT
10 9 (3.19%) Cryptography
11 6 (2.13%) Firmware
12 4 (1.42%) Robotics
12 4 (1.42%) User Experience
12 4 (1.42%) Kindle
13 3 (1.06%) Open Source
14 2 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.71%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.71%) GIS
14 2 (0.71%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 119 (42.20%) Linux
2 69 (24.47%) Windows
3 67 (23.76%) UNIX
4 29 (10.28%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (5.67%) Solaris
6 12 (4.26%) AIX
7 6 (2.13%) Windows CE
7 6 (2.13%) Android
7 6 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.77%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.42%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (92.20%) Software Engineering
2 49 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.77%) OO
4 30 (10.64%) MVC
5 26 (9.22%) Scrum
6 25 (8.87%) Software Testing
7 24 (8.51%) Multithreading
8 23 (8.16%) UML
9 21 (7.45%) TDD
9 21 (7.45%) OOD
10 19 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (5.32%) SOA
12 9 (3.19%) Time Management
12 9 (3.19%) Mentoring
13 8 (2.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.48%) Coaching
14 7 (2.48%) Image Processing
14 7 (2.48%) OOA/OOD
15 6 (2.13%) OOP
15 6 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 182 (64.54%) C++
2 116 (41.13%) C#
3 114 (40.43%) C
4 80 (28.37%) Java
5 70 (24.82%) JavaScript
6 42 (14.89%) SQL
7 28 (9.93%) Python
8 22 (7.80%) Embedded C
9 20 (7.09%) Embedded C++
10 17 (6.03%) PHP
11 10 (3.55%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.19%) Perl
12 9 (3.19%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.13%) Groovy
14 4 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.42%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.06%) VB
15 3 (1.06%) Golang
Qualifications
1 90 (31.91%) Degree
2 13 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.26%) PhD
4 6 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) zsh
Vendors
1 33 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.03%) Oracle
3 9 (3.19%) VeriFone
4 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.71%) Avaya
4 2 (0.71%) Mapinfo
4 2 (0.71%) Mitel
5 1 (0.35%) Endeca
5 1 (0.35%) Zend
5 1 (0.35%) Atmel
5 1 (0.35%) IBM
5 1 (0.35%) Renesas
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 50,000
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago