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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 47 68 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 197 119 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.13% 3.64% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 3.79% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 178 101 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3639 3139 4089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.74% 95.96% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3154 2625 3470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Southampton +11 64 £40,000 - 8
Basingstoke +1 23 £50,000 +58.73% 2
Portsmouth -11 17 £47,500 +23.37% 2
Fareham -2 15 £46,250 +68.18% 2
Havant +18 14 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Farnborough +5 8 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Eastleigh +9 7 £26,500 -33.75%
Andover -9 4 - -
Winchester -13 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 292 (94.19%) Software Engineering
2 166 (53.55%) C++
3 136 (43.87%) Linux
4 121 (39.03%) Degree
5 117 (37.74%) Java
6 111 (35.81%) C
7 106 (34.19%) C#
8 101 (32.58%) Computer Science
9 97 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (24.52%) .NET
11 74 (23.87%) UNIX
12 72 (23.23%) JavaScript
13 68 (21.94%) SQL
14 66 (21.29%) Windows
15 54 (17.42%) HTML
16 53 (17.10%) UML
17 52 (16.77%) OO
18 48 (15.48%) Subversion
18 48 (15.48%) Oracle
19 44 (14.19%) Python
19 44 (14.19%) TDD
19 44 (14.19%) Mathematics
20 40 (12.90%) CSS
21 38 (12.26%) OOD
21 38 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (11.94%) ASP.NET
23 36 (11.61%) Algorithms
24 34 (10.97%) Multithreading
24 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
25 32 (10.32%) PhD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (3.87%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.94%) SAS
4 4 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.97%) IIS
5 3 (0.97%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) nginx
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 2 (0.65%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) PaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.90%) SNMP
3 4 (1.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.97%) Wireless
4 3 (0.97%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) IPsec
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.87%) Big Data
3 9 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.61%) MySQL
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.97%) CouchDB
6 3 (0.97%) SQLite
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.65%) DB2
7 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.32%) Redis
8 1 (0.32%) SSDT
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (15.48%) Subversion
2 22 (7.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (6.77%) CruiseControl
4 20 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 20 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.81%) Bugzilla
6 16 (5.16%) JIRA
7 15 (4.84%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.84%) Hudson
8 13 (4.19%) Eclipse
9 12 (3.87%) RSpec
9 12 (3.87%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.61%) NUnit
11 5 (1.61%) PyUnit
12 3 (0.97%) Redmine
12 3 (0.97%) Selenium
12 3 (0.97%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.97%) Xcode
13 2 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (3.55%) Electronics
1 11 (3.55%) Finance
2 8 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.61%) Military
4 3 (0.97%) Banking
4 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
4 3 (0.97%) Marketing
5 2 (0.65%) French Language
5 2 (0.65%) German Language
5 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.65%) Automotive
5 2 (0.65%) Law
5 2 (0.65%) Publishing
5 2 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.52%) .NET
2 54 (17.42%) HTML
3 40 (12.90%) CSS
4 37 (11.94%) ASP.NET
5 27 (8.71%) XML
6 26 (8.39%) J2EE
6 26 (8.39%) MFC
7 23 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (7.10%) Qt
9 20 (6.45%) STL
10 17 (5.48%) Spring
11 15 (4.84%) REST
12 14 (4.52%) JSON
12 14 (4.52%) jQuery
13 13 (4.19%) Ajax
13 13 (4.19%) Web Services
14 12 (3.87%) SOAP
15 11 (3.55%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.23%) WCF
16 10 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 101 (32.58%) Computer Science
2 44 (14.19%) Mathematics
3 36 (11.61%) Algorithms
4 28 (9.03%) Physics
5 23 (7.42%) Client/Server
6 17 (5.48%) Open Source
6 17 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.84%) Management Information System
8 14 (4.52%) EFT
9 9 (2.90%) Statistics
10 7 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.94%) Kindle
12 5 (1.61%) BBC
12 5 (1.61%) iDTV
13 4 (1.29%) Social Network
14 3 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 2 (0.65%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.65%) User Experience
16 1 (0.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 136 (43.87%) Linux
2 74 (23.87%) UNIX
3 66 (21.29%) Windows
4 17 (5.48%) Android
5 15 (4.84%) Windows CE
6 9 (2.90%) Solaris
7 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.94%) AIX
9 5 (1.61%) Windows NT
9 5 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (94.19%) Software Engineering
2 97 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (17.10%) UML
4 52 (16.77%) OO
5 44 (14.19%) TDD
6 38 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (12.26%) OOD
7 34 (10.97%) Multithreading
8 30 (9.68%) MVC
8 30 (9.68%) Scrum
9 25 (8.06%) BDD
10 21 (6.77%) SOA
11 20 (6.45%) Automated Testing
11 20 (6.45%) Test Automation
12 13 (4.19%) Software Testing
13 12 (3.87%) Pair Programming
13 12 (3.87%) OOP
13 12 (3.87%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (3.87%) Project Management
14 11 (3.55%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (53.55%) C++
2 117 (37.74%) Java
3 111 (35.81%) C
4 106 (34.19%) C#
5 72 (23.23%) JavaScript
6 68 (21.94%) SQL
7 44 (14.19%) Python
8 28 (9.03%) Embedded C
8 28 (9.03%) Ruby
9 20 (6.45%) PL/SQL
10 15 (4.84%) PHP
11 13 (4.19%) Embedded C++
12 10 (3.23%) MATLAB
13 9 (2.90%) Delphi
14 5 (1.61%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.61%) Fortran
15 4 (1.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 121 (39.03%) Degree
2 32 (10.32%) PhD
3 23 (7.42%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.61%) HNC
5 5 (1.61%) HND
6 3 (0.97%) ISEB
6 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.35%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.55%) QA
3 6 (1.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (4.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.32%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (15.48%) Oracle
2 25 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.90%) IBM
4 7 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.94%) Adobe
5 6 (1.94%) BEA
6 4 (1.29%) Endeca
7 2 (0.65%) Apple
7 2 (0.65%) Citrix
7 2 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.65%) VMware
7 2 (0.65%) Serena
8 1 (0.32%) SAP
8 1 (0.32%) Sybase
8 1 (0.32%) Borland
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.32%) QNX
8 1 (0.32%) Zend
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) Atmel
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + £1,000 Welcome bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Emsworth
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago