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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 77 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 125 165 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.33% 4.00% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 4.24% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 113 149 190
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 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
3592 3896 3742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.61% 94.45% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 3325 3052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -27 35 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Fareham +23 26 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Basingstoke +5 10 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Farnborough +1 8 £31,000 -32.97%
Havant +9 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Portsmouth -6 6 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Hook +11 3 £29,000 +18.36%
Winchester -27 3 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Eastleigh +10 2 £26,500 -20.89% 1
Petersfield -8 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Andover -11 1 £33,000 +10.00%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 294 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 161 (50.00%) C++
3 142 (44.10%) Linux
4 118 (36.65%) C
5 114 (35.40%) Java
6 109 (33.85%) C#
7 108 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (31.68%) Degree
9 81 (25.16%) Computer Science
9 81 (25.16%) .NET
10 78 (24.22%) JavaScript
11 74 (22.98%) Windows
12 73 (22.67%) UNIX
13 65 (20.19%) Python
14 59 (18.32%) SQL
15 53 (16.46%) Subversion
16 51 (15.84%) OO
16 51 (15.84%) UML
17 50 (15.53%) HTML
18 48 (14.91%) Algorithms
19 47 (14.60%) Oracle
20 46 (14.29%) Mathematics
21 39 (12.11%) Scrum
22 37 (11.49%) CSS
22 37 (11.49%) Security Cleared
23 36 (11.18%) Embedded C
24 35 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
25 33 (10.25%) SQL Server
26 32 (9.94%) ASP.NET
26 32 (9.94%) Multithreading

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (3.42%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.80%) SAS
3 8 (2.48%) Apache
4 7 (2.17%) IIS
5 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.93%) nginx
7 2 (0.62%) Node.js
7 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.62%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.62%) Mule
7 2 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (4.66%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.62%) PaaS
2 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.42%) SNMP
3 4 (1.24%) ATM
3 4 (1.24%) Internet
4 3 (0.93%) RTP
5 2 (0.62%) SSL
5 2 (0.62%) SSH
5 2 (0.62%) Network Security
5 2 (0.62%) LAN
5 2 (0.62%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.62%) LDAP
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.31%) CTI
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless
6 1 (0.31%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.11%) Big Data
3 9 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.17%) MySQL
5 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.86%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 53 (16.46%) Subversion
2 30 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.45%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (4.97%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.97%) CruiseControl
6 14 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.73%) RSpec
8 11 (3.42%) Hudson
8 11 (3.42%) Bugzilla
9 9 (2.80%) NUnit
9 9 (2.80%) JIRA
10 6 (1.86%) PyUnit
11 5 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.55%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.24%) Selenium
12 4 (1.24%) Maven
13 3 (0.93%) Xcode
13 3 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 10 (3.11%) Finance
2 9 (2.80%) Electronics
2 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.80%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.55%) Military
4 5 (1.55%) Marketing
5 3 (0.93%) Games
6 2 (0.62%) Publishing
6 2 (0.62%) Banking
6 2 (0.62%) French Language
6 2 (0.62%) German Language
6 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (25.16%) .NET
2 50 (15.53%) HTML
3 37 (11.49%) CSS
4 32 (9.94%) ASP.NET
5 21 (6.52%) MFC
6 20 (6.21%) J2EE
6 20 (6.21%) XML
6 20 (6.21%) Qt
6 20 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (5.90%) STL
8 16 (4.97%) AngularJS
9 15 (4.66%) REST
10 14 (4.35%) HTML5
10 14 (4.35%) Spring
11 11 (3.42%) WPF
11 11 (3.42%) Web Services
11 11 (3.42%) CSS3
11 11 (3.42%) jQuery
12 10 (3.11%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 81 (25.16%) Computer Science
2 48 (14.91%) Algorithms
3 46 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 22 (6.83%) Client/Server
5 16 (4.97%) Physics
6 14 (4.35%) Open Source
6 14 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.04%) EFT
8 12 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.48%) Statistics
9 8 (2.48%) GIS
9 8 (2.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.86%) Kindle
11 4 (1.24%) Derivative
11 4 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.93%) iDTV
12 3 (0.93%) DTV
12 3 (0.93%) BBC
12 3 (0.93%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 142 (44.10%) Linux
2 74 (22.98%) Windows
3 73 (22.67%) UNIX
4 24 (7.45%) Android
5 12 (3.73%) Windows CE
6 10 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.17%) Solaris
8 5 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.93%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 108 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.84%) UML
3 51 (15.84%) OO
4 39 (12.11%) Scrum
5 35 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (9.94%) Multithreading
7 31 (9.63%) OOD
8 29 (9.01%) TDD
8 29 (9.01%) Test Automation
9 28 (8.70%) Project Management
10 27 (8.39%) Automated Testing
11 24 (7.45%) MVC
12 23 (7.14%) BDD
13 21 (6.52%) Unit Testing
14 18 (5.59%) SOA
15 17 (5.28%) Data Analysis
16 15 (4.66%) Manual Testing
17 13 (4.04%) User Stories
18 11 (3.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (50.00%) C++
2 118 (36.65%) C
3 114 (35.40%) Java
4 109 (33.85%) C#
5 78 (24.22%) JavaScript
6 65 (20.19%) Python
7 59 (18.32%) SQL
8 36 (11.18%) Embedded C
9 29 (9.01%) Ruby
10 19 (5.90%) PL/SQL
11 15 (4.66%) PHP
12 13 (4.04%) Embedded C++
13 9 (2.80%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.48%) Delphi
15 6 (1.86%) VBA
15 6 (1.86%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.55%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.55%) Ada
16 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 102 (31.68%) Degree
2 37 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 30 (9.32%) PhD
4 18 (5.59%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.48%) ISEB
5 8 (2.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.93%) HNC
6 3 (0.93%) HND
7 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.48%) QA
3 6 (1.86%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.62%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.31%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (3.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) StatsD
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (14.60%) Oracle
2 24 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.17%) IBM
5 5 (1.55%) Adobe
5 5 (1.55%) BEA
6 4 (1.24%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.24%) SAP
7 2 (0.62%) Citrix
7 2 (0.62%) Apple
7 2 (0.62%) VMware
7 2 (0.62%) Serena
8 1 (0.31%) Freescale
8 1 (0.31%) New Relic
8 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.31%) QNX
8 1 (0.31%) Telelogic
8 1 (0.31%) Borland
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.31%) Sybase
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Share Scheme + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 25 days leave, training
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, health care,
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Auto Integrate
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago