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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 39 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 217 132 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.04% 3.34% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.35% 3.55% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 171 117 148
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
3420 3723 3754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.24% 94.21% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 3053 3224
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +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 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 31 July 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 31 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
Southampton +11 50 £42,500 +2.40% 5
Havant +19 36 £48,500 +57.72% 1
Basingstoke +22 23 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Fareham +23 21 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Farnborough -15 14 £41,250 +28.90% 1
Portsmouth +13 13 £45,000 +80.00% 8
Winchester -1 8 £25,000 -37.50%
Eastleigh - 5 - - 1
Romsey -1 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Ringwood - 2 £37,500 -
Hook - 2 £40,000 -
Petersfield +7 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Waterlooville - 1 £33,500 -
Andover - 1 £22,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 306 (90.80%) Software Engineering
2 205 (60.83%) C++
3 130 (38.58%) C
4 122 (36.20%) C#
5 117 (34.72%) Linux
6 98 (29.08%) .NET
7 96 (28.49%) Degree
8 92 (27.30%) Python
9 87 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (23.74%) JavaScript
11 76 (22.55%) HTML
11 76 (22.55%) Java
12 72 (21.36%) UNIX
13 69 (20.47%) Windows
14 59 (17.51%) Subversion
15 57 (16.91%) Computer Science
16 51 (15.13%) OO
17 50 (14.84%) CSS
18 47 (13.95%) Algorithms
19 46 (13.65%) SQL
20 45 (13.35%) Embedded C
20 45 (13.35%) Git (software)
21 44 (13.06%) Mathematics
22 39 (11.57%) Security Cleared
22 39 (11.57%) MVC
23 38 (11.28%) SQL Server
24 36 (10.68%) OOD
25 35 (10.39%) PHP
26 33 (9.79%) Manufacturing
27 30 (8.90%) Microsoft

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.56%) Apache
1 12 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.97%) Mule
3 8 (2.37%) OpenStack
3 8 (2.37%) Mule ESB
4 5 (1.48%) IIS
5 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.19%) Node.js
6 3 (0.89%) SAS
6 3 (0.89%) CMS
7 2 (0.59%) Drupal
7 2 (0.59%) JBoss
7 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.59%) WordPress
8 1 (0.30%) nginx
8 1 (0.30%) WinCC
Applications
1 11 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Simulink
2 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.48%) SaaS
2 4 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.04%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.15%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.67%) ATM
3 9 (2.67%) Network Security
4 8 (2.37%) LDAP
5 7 (2.08%) CTI
6 4 (1.19%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.19%) GPRS
6 4 (1.19%) Modbus
7 3 (0.89%) SNMP
7 3 (0.89%) 4G
7 3 (0.89%) Internet
7 3 (0.89%) RTP
7 3 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.89%) Wireless
8 2 (0.59%) SSH
8 2 (0.59%) HTTP
9 1 (0.30%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.53%) MySQL
3 16 (4.75%) Big Data
4 13 (3.86%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.56%) MariaDB
6 9 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 59 (17.51%) Subversion
2 45 (13.35%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.72%) JIRA
4 22 (6.53%) Visual Studio
5 20 (5.93%) TeamCity
6 19 (5.64%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.86%) Moq
8 12 (3.56%) NUnit
9 8 (2.37%) Selenium
10 5 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.48%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.19%) Hudson
11 4 (1.19%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.19%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.19%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.89%) Maven
12 3 (0.89%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (9.79%) Manufacturing
2 20 (5.93%) Electronics
2 20 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.04%) Finance
4 14 (4.15%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.97%) Banking
6 6 (1.78%) Military
7 5 (1.48%) Marketing
8 4 (1.19%) Avionics
8 4 (1.19%) Retail
8 4 (1.19%) Legal
9 2 (0.59%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (29.08%) .NET
2 76 (22.55%) HTML
3 50 (14.84%) CSS
4 30 (8.90%) ASP.NET
5 26 (7.72%) jQuery
5 26 (7.72%) AngularJS
6 25 (7.42%) HTML5
7 24 (7.12%) STL
8 20 (5.93%) Qt
8 20 (5.93%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (5.04%) CSS3
10 17 (5.04%) XML
11 16 (4.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (3.86%) REST
13 12 (3.56%) SOAP
13 12 (3.56%) WCF
14 10 (2.97%) MFC
15 9 (2.67%) Ajax
15 9 (2.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.91%) Computer Science
2 47 (13.95%) Algorithms
3 44 (13.06%) Mathematics
4 28 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (8.01%) Physics
5 27 (8.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (4.45%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.56%) GIS
8 10 (2.97%) Statistics
9 8 (2.37%) Derivative
10 6 (1.78%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.48%) DTV
12 4 (1.19%) Robotics
12 4 (1.19%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.19%) Machine to Machine
13 3 (0.89%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.89%) SCADA
13 3 (0.89%) Social Network
14 2 (0.59%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 117 (34.72%) Linux
2 72 (21.36%) UNIX
3 69 (20.47%) Windows
4 16 (4.75%) Android
5 13 (3.86%) Solaris
6 12 (3.56%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.48%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.30%) CentOS
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (90.80%) Software Engineering
2 87 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.13%) OO
4 39 (11.57%) MVC
5 36 (10.68%) OOD
6 30 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (8.61%) Multithreading
7 29 (8.61%) Project Management
8 26 (7.72%) Unit Testing
9 24 (7.12%) SDLC
10 22 (6.53%) Configuration Management
11 21 (6.23%) TDD
11 21 (6.23%) Scrum
11 21 (6.23%) Web Development
12 17 (5.04%) UML
12 17 (5.04%) Test Automation
13 15 (4.45%) Validation
14 14 (4.15%) BDD
15 13 (3.86%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 205 (60.83%) C++
2 130 (38.58%) C
3 122 (36.20%) C#
4 92 (27.30%) Python
5 80 (23.74%) JavaScript
6 76 (22.55%) Java
7 46 (13.65%) SQL
8 45 (13.35%) Embedded C
9 35 (10.39%) PHP
10 29 (8.61%) Embedded C++
11 16 (4.75%) Perl
12 12 (3.56%) R
13 9 (2.67%) Ruby
14 6 (1.78%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.78%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.19%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.19%) Go
16 3 (0.89%) VBA
16 3 (0.89%) Ada
Qualifications
1 96 (28.49%) Degree
2 39 (11.57%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.75%) PhD
5 7 (2.08%) ISEB
6 6 (1.78%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.56%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.59%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.30%) JTAG
3 1 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.30%) GAMP
3 1 (0.30%) GMP
System Software
1 25 (7.42%) Firmware
2 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (3.56%) StatsD
2 8 (2.37%) logstash
3 6 (1.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.12%) QNX
3 21 (6.23%) Oracle
4 5 (1.48%) SAP
5 4 (1.19%) New Relic
6 3 (0.89%) Endeca
7 1 (0.30%) Zend
7 1 (0.30%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.30%) VMware
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco
7 1 (0.30%) Intel
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £65k + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Share Scheme + Benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Generous benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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