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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 68 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 134 141 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.60% 3.66% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 3.87% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 119 130 191
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
3547 3645 3846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.35% 94.58% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 3071 3120
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 £57,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -13 46 £40,000 - 11
Fareham +21 21 £40,750 +35.83% 5
Basingstoke +7 13 £55,000 +25.00%
Havant +14 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Farnborough +6 8 £31,000 -17.33%
Portsmouth -10 6 £41,250 +65.00% 6
Eastleigh - 5 £26,500 -
Winchester -24 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Andover -14 2 - - 1
Hook - 2 £35,750 -
Petersfield -5 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 303 (92.38%) Software Engineering
2 168 (51.22%) C++
3 137 (41.77%) Linux
4 122 (37.20%) C
5 119 (36.28%) Java
6 116 (35.37%) C#
7 113 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (31.10%) Degree
9 83 (25.30%) Computer Science
10 82 (25.00%) .NET
11 77 (23.48%) JavaScript
12 72 (21.95%) Windows
13 70 (21.34%) UNIX
14 66 (20.12%) SQL
15 60 (18.29%) Python
16 57 (17.38%) UML
17 56 (17.07%) Subversion
18 54 (16.46%) OO
19 50 (15.24%) HTML
20 49 (14.94%) Mathematics
21 47 (14.33%) Oracle
22 46 (14.02%) Algorithms
23 39 (11.89%) TDD
24 36 (10.98%) Scrum
24 36 (10.98%) CSS
24 36 (10.98%) Embedded C
24 36 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
25 35 (10.67%) Security Cleared
25 35 (10.67%) OOD
25 35 (10.67%) SQL Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.66%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.05%) SAS
3 7 (2.13%) IIS
3 7 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.22%) Apache
5 3 (0.91%) nginx
6 2 (0.61%) Node.js
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (4.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.61%) PaaS
2 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.96%) SNMP
3 3 (0.91%) Internet
3 3 (0.91%) RTP
4 2 (0.61%) SSH
4 2 (0.61%) Network Security
4 2 (0.61%) SSL
4 2 (0.61%) ATM
4 2 (0.61%) LAN
4 2 (0.61%) WAN
4 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) CTI
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.27%) Big Data
3 9 (2.74%) MySQL
3 9 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.91%) CouchDB
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.91%) SQLite
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.30%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) SSDT
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 56 (17.07%) Subversion
2 27 (8.23%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.71%) Jenkins
4 19 (5.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (5.49%) CruiseControl
6 17 (5.18%) Eclipse
7 16 (4.88%) Visual Studio
8 15 (4.57%) Bugzilla
9 14 (4.27%) JIRA
10 12 (3.66%) RSpec
10 12 (3.66%) Cucumber
10 12 (3.66%) Hudson
11 9 (2.74%) NUnit
12 6 (1.83%) PyUnit
13 5 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.52%) IntelliJ
14 4 (1.22%) Selenium
15 3 (0.91%) Xcode
15 3 (0.91%) Ant
15 3 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (2.74%) Finance
2 8 (2.44%) Electronics
2 8 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.83%) Aerospace
3 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.52%) Military
5 4 (1.22%) Marketing
6 3 (0.91%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Publishing
7 2 (0.61%) Banking
7 2 (0.61%) French Language
7 2 (0.61%) German Language
7 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (25.00%) .NET
2 50 (15.24%) HTML
3 36 (10.98%) CSS
4 33 (10.06%) ASP.NET
5 22 (6.71%) MFC
5 22 (6.71%) XML
6 21 (6.40%) J2EE
7 19 (5.79%) Qt
7 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (5.49%) STL
9 16 (4.88%) REST
10 14 (4.27%) Spring
11 12 (3.66%) .NET Framework
12 11 (3.35%) WPF
12 11 (3.35%) jQuery
12 11 (3.35%) Web Services
12 11 (3.35%) Flash
12 11 (3.35%) AngularJS
13 10 (3.05%) SOAP
13 10 (3.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 83 (25.30%) Computer Science
2 49 (14.94%) Mathematics
3 46 (14.02%) Algorithms
4 21 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 19 (5.79%) Physics
6 16 (4.88%) Open Source
7 15 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.57%) Management Information System
8 14 (4.27%) EFT
9 9 (2.74%) Statistics
10 6 (1.83%) Kindle
11 5 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.52%) iDTV
11 5 (1.52%) GIS
11 5 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.52%) BBC
12 3 (0.91%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.91%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.61%) DTV
13 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 137 (41.77%) Linux
2 72 (21.95%) Windows
3 70 (21.34%) UNIX
4 22 (6.71%) Android
5 12 (3.66%) Windows CE
6 8 (2.44%) Solaris
7 7 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.91%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (92.38%) Software Engineering
2 113 (34.45%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (17.38%) UML
4 54 (16.46%) OO
5 39 (11.89%) TDD
6 36 (10.98%) Scrum
6 36 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (10.67%) OOD
8 33 (10.06%) Multithreading
9 28 (8.54%) Test Automation
9 28 (8.54%) Automated Testing
10 25 (7.62%) MVC
11 23 (7.01%) Project Management
11 23 (7.01%) BDD
12 20 (6.10%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.49%) SOA
14 16 (4.88%) Data Analysis
15 15 (4.57%) Manual Testing
16 13 (3.96%) User Stories
17 12 (3.66%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (51.22%) C++
2 122 (37.20%) C
3 119 (36.28%) Java
4 116 (35.37%) C#
5 77 (23.48%) JavaScript
6 66 (20.12%) SQL
7 60 (18.29%) Python
8 36 (10.98%) Embedded C
9 31 (9.45%) Ruby
10 20 (6.10%) PL/SQL
11 14 (4.27%) Embedded C++
12 11 (3.35%) VB.NET
12 11 (3.35%) PHP
13 8 (2.44%) Delphi
13 8 (2.44%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.83%) VBA
15 5 (1.52%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.52%) Ada
15 5 (1.52%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 102 (31.10%) Degree
2 35 (10.67%) Security Cleared
3 34 (10.37%) PhD
4 17 (5.18%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.44%) ISEB
5 8 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.52%) HNC
6 5 (1.52%) HND
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.84%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.44%) QA
3 6 (1.83%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.61%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.30%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (4.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (14.33%) Oracle
2 23 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.44%) IBM
3 8 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.83%) Adobe
4 6 (1.83%) BEA
5 3 (0.91%) SAP
6 2 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.61%) Citrix
6 2 (0.61%) Apple
6 2 (0.61%) VMware
6 2 (0.61%) Serena
6 2 (0.61%) Endeca
7 1 (0.30%) Freescale
7 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.30%) QNX
7 1 (0.30%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.30%) Borland
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.30%) Sybase
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Auto Integrate
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago