The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 81 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 127 158 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.23% 4.00% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 4.22% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 113 141 161
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3692 3745 3833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.92% 94.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3028 3215 3327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -6 39 £41,750 +11.33% 4
Basingstoke -11 21 £37,500 +7.14%
Fareham -7 20 £35,000 +45.83% 3
Portsmouth -12 20 £25,000 -30.55%
Petersfield - 4 £27,500 -
Winchester +7 3 £40,000 +46.78%
Farnborough -2 2 £32,000 +14.28%
Havant -8 2 £30,750 +2.50% 2
Romsey - 1 £40,000 - 1
Yateley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 269 (90.27%) Software Engineering
2 187 (62.75%) C++
3 128 (42.95%) C#
4 124 (41.61%) C
5 118 (39.60%) Linux
6 97 (32.55%) Java
7 91 (30.54%) .NET
8 81 (27.18%) Degree
9 77 (25.84%) Computer Science
10 74 (24.83%) Windows
11 73 (24.50%) JavaScript
12 65 (21.81%) HTML
13 62 (20.81%) UNIX
14 60 (20.13%) XML
15 51 (17.11%) ASP.NET
15 51 (17.11%) SQL Server
16 42 (14.09%) SQL
17 37 (12.42%) Python
18 36 (12.08%) TCP/IP
18 36 (12.08%) Embedded Linux
19 35 (11.74%) Physics
19 35 (11.74%) CSS
20 34 (11.41%) OO
20 34 (11.41%) Microsoft
21 32 (10.74%) Scrum
22 30 (10.07%) SSL
22 30 (10.07%) Mathematics
23 28 (9.40%) Subversion
23 28 (9.40%) MVC
24 26 (8.72%) Retail

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (2.68%) IIS
2 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.01%) Node.js
4 2 (0.67%) Apache
4 2 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.08%) TCP/IP
2 30 (10.07%) SSL
3 23 (7.72%) FTP
4 9 (3.02%) GSM
5 8 (2.68%) LTE
5 8 (2.68%) UMTS
6 4 (1.34%) Wireless
6 4 (1.34%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.01%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.34%) HTTP
8 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.34%) 802.11
8 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.34%) MySQL
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.67%) Big Data
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (9.40%) Subversion
2 16 (5.37%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (3.36%) Maven
4 10 (3.36%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.02%) Selenium
6 8 (2.68%) Ant
6 8 (2.68%) QUnit
7 7 (2.35%) JIRA
8 6 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.01%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.68%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.67%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.67%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.67%) Hudson
10 2 (0.67%) FishEye
11 1 (0.34%) GCC
11 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (8.72%) Retail
2 21 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.71%) Finance
4 18 (6.04%) Electronics
5 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.68%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.34%) Marketing
8 3 (1.01%) French Language
9 2 (0.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (30.54%) .NET
2 65 (21.81%) HTML
3 60 (20.13%) XML
4 51 (17.11%) ASP.NET
5 35 (11.74%) CSS
6 16 (5.37%) Web Services
6 16 (5.37%) WCF
7 15 (5.03%) SOAP
8 13 (4.36%) MFC
8 13 (4.36%) Ajax
8 13 (4.36%) WinForms
9 12 (4.03%) Spring
10 11 (3.69%) WPF
10 11 (3.69%) JSON
11 10 (3.36%) Dojo
11 10 (3.36%) jQuery
11 10 (3.36%) HTML5
11 10 (3.36%) Qt
11 10 (3.36%) RESTful
12 9 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (25.84%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.74%) Physics
3 30 (10.07%) Mathematics
4 23 (7.72%) EMV
5 18 (6.04%) Statistics
6 16 (5.37%) EFT
6 16 (5.37%) Cryptography
7 12 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (3.36%) Client/Server
9 9 (3.02%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.34%) Firmware
10 4 (1.34%) Kindle
10 4 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.01%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (1.01%) SCADA
11 3 (1.01%) Robotics
12 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.67%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (39.60%) Linux
2 74 (24.83%) Windows
3 62 (20.81%) UNIX
4 36 (12.08%) Embedded Linux
5 21 (7.05%) Solaris
6 10 (3.36%) AIX
7 9 (3.02%) Android
8 5 (1.68%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.67%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.67%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (90.27%) Software Engineering
2 34 (11.41%) OO
3 32 (10.74%) Scrum
4 28 (9.40%) MVC
5 23 (7.72%) Software Testing
6 22 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.38%) TDD
7 19 (6.38%) UML
8 18 (6.04%) OOD
9 17 (5.70%) Multithreading
10 15 (5.03%) SOA
11 12 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.68%) Time Management
12 8 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (2.68%) Image Processing
12 8 (2.68%) Android Development
13 7 (2.35%) BDD
13 7 (2.35%) Unit Testing
13 7 (2.35%) Web Development
14 6 (2.01%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 187 (62.75%) C++
2 128 (42.95%) C#
3 124 (41.61%) C
4 97 (32.55%) Java
5 73 (24.50%) JavaScript
6 42 (14.09%) SQL
7 37 (12.42%) Python
8 24 (8.05%) Embedded C++
9 23 (7.72%) Embedded C
10 14 (4.70%) PHP
11 11 (3.69%) Perl
12 10 (3.36%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.68%) Groovy
13 8 (2.68%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.68%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.68%) Ruby
16 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.34%) Golang
Qualifications
1 81 (27.18%) Degree
2 16 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.36%) PhD
4 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.36%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) zsh
2 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.37%) Oracle
3 15 (5.03%) VeriFone
4 3 (1.01%) VMware
5 2 (0.67%) Mitel
5 2 (0.67%) Mapinfo
5 2 (0.67%) Avaya
6 1 (0.34%) Renesas
6 1 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yateley, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,0000
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + home working
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25K - £50K, Performance Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago