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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 73 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 118 146 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.62% 3.84% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.92% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 111 130 108
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3184 3721 3354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.55% 97.82% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2825 3219 2792
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -4 42 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Portsmouth +26 18 £47,500 -
Basingstoke +4 14 £48,750 -18.75% 5
Fareham +3 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Andover +9 7 £44,000 -
Romsey - 4 £39,250 - 2
Winchester +8 2 £40,000 -
Havant -16 1 £42,000 +12.00%
Farnborough -25 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 - 2
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 246 (97.23%) Software Engineering
2 159 (62.85%) C++
3 106 (41.90%) C#
4 90 (35.57%) Linux
5 89 (35.18%) C
6 77 (30.43%) Java
7 75 (29.64%) Degree
8 70 (27.67%) .NET
8 70 (27.67%) Python
9 55 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
11 52 (20.55%) OO
12 46 (18.18%) Windows
12 46 (18.18%) OOD
13 45 (17.79%) HTML
13 45 (17.79%) Multithreading
14 39 (15.42%) CSS
15 35 (13.83%) SQL Server
15 35 (13.83%) SQL
16 34 (13.44%) TDD
16 34 (13.44%) Web Development
16 34 (13.44%) Computer Science
17 32 (12.65%) TCP/IP
18 31 (12.25%) Perl
19 30 (11.86%) MVC
19 30 (11.86%) Security Cleared
20 26 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (10.28%) Microsoft
21 25 (9.88%) Manufacturing
21 25 (9.88%) UML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (3.95%) Node.js
2 5 (1.98%) JBoss
2 5 (1.98%) WinCC
3 3 (1.19%) Apache
3 3 (1.19%) CMS
3 3 (1.19%) nginx
4 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
2 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.58%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.65%) TCP/IP
2 20 (7.91%) Network Security
3 15 (5.93%) Ethernet
4 8 (3.16%) 3G
5 7 (2.77%) VoIP
6 5 (1.98%) Modbus
7 3 (1.19%) CTI
7 3 (1.19%) RTSP
8 2 (0.79%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.79%) SNMP
9 1 (0.40%) 2G
9 1 (0.40%) 4G
9 1 (0.40%) HTTP
9 1 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.72%) Big Data
3 15 (5.93%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.16%) MySQL
4 8 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.37%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.19%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.79%) DB2
7 2 (0.79%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (9.49%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.51%) Moq
2 19 (7.51%) Subversion
3 14 (5.53%) NUnit
4 9 (3.56%) JIRA
5 8 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.77%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.77%) Selenium
6 7 (2.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (2.37%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.37%) Maven
7 6 (2.37%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.98%) Ant
8 5 (1.98%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.58%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.58%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.58%) Hudson
10 3 (1.19%) JMeter
10 3 (1.19%) LabVIEW
10 3 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 25 (9.88%) Manufacturing
2 12 (4.74%) Electronics
3 11 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 9 (3.56%) Retail
5 6 (2.37%) Advertising
5 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.58%) Avionics
6 4 (1.58%) Finance
6 4 (1.58%) Marketing
6 4 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.67%) .NET
2 45 (17.79%) HTML
3 39 (15.42%) CSS
4 24 (9.49%) STL
5 23 (9.09%) XML
6 22 (8.70%) Qt
7 19 (7.51%) SOAP
8 17 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails
8 17 (6.72%) Web Services
9 16 (6.32%) REST
10 15 (5.93%) jQuery
11 14 (5.53%) AngularJS
11 14 (5.53%) WCF
12 13 (5.14%) ASP.NET
12 13 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (5.14%) MFC
12 13 (5.14%) NHibernate
13 12 (4.74%) COM
13 12 (4.74%) LINQ
14 10 (3.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.44%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.51%) Mathematics
3 16 (6.32%) Algorithms
4 14 (5.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 13 (5.14%) Client/Server
6 11 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.56%) Physics
8 8 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.37%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.98%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (1.58%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.58%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.79%) Derivative
13 2 (0.79%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.79%) iPad
13 2 (0.79%) PlayStation
13 2 (0.79%) User Experience
13 2 (0.79%) Xbox
14 1 (0.40%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 90 (35.57%) Linux
2 46 (18.18%) Windows
3 23 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
4 20 (7.91%) Unix
5 13 (5.14%) Android
6 8 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.16%) VxWorks
7 4 (1.58%) Windows CE
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (97.23%) Software Engineering
2 55 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (20.55%) OO
4 46 (18.18%) OOD
5 45 (17.79%) Multithreading
6 34 (13.44%) TDD
6 34 (13.44%) Web Development
7 30 (11.86%) MVC
8 26 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (9.88%) UML
10 22 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 18 (7.11%) SDLC
12 16 (6.32%) Scrum
13 13 (5.14%) Configuration Management
13 13 (5.14%) Information Security
13 13 (5.14%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.74%) Open Source
15 11 (4.35%) OOP
16 10 (3.95%) E-Commerce
16 10 (3.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 159 (62.85%) C++
2 106 (41.90%) C#
3 89 (35.18%) C
4 77 (30.43%) Java
5 70 (27.67%) Python
6 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
7 35 (13.83%) SQL
8 31 (12.25%) Perl
9 23 (9.09%) Ruby
10 22 (8.70%) PHP
11 21 (8.30%) Embedded C
11 21 (8.30%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.16%) Ada
13 7 (2.77%) Delphi
14 6 (2.37%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.58%) R
16 3 (1.19%) VB
17 2 (0.79%) Groovy
17 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 75 (29.64%) Degree
2 30 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.91%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.74%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.19%) PhD
6 1 (0.40%) MCTS
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) MISRA
2 6 (2.37%) MISRA C
3 5 (1.98%) GAMP
3 5 (1.98%) GMP
4 2 (0.79%) QA
4 2 (0.79%) SDET
5 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.40%) Def Stans
System Software
1 20 (7.91%) Firmware
2 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) logstash
1 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.79%) StatsD
2 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.74%) Oracle
3 10 (3.95%) Atmel
3 10 (3.95%) QNX
4 3 (1.19%) Telelogic
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco
5 2 (0.79%) IBM
5 2 (0.79%) SAP
5 2 (0.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Facebook
6 1 (0.40%) New Relic
6 1 (0.40%) Sun
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Waterlooville, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Social activities, t
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago