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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 50 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 193 175 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.22% 4.45% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 4.70% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 152 171
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £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
3536 3727 3530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.59% 94.67% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2880 3121 3030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 3 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 3 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 48 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Havant +15 31 £49,250 +40.71%
Fareham +29 25 £42,000 +20.00% 6
Basingstoke +18 21 £50,000 +51.51% 3
Portsmouth +11 11 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Farnborough -23 8 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Winchester -18 5 £25,000 +5.26% 3
Hook +22 3 £32,750 +33.67% 1
Romsey -3 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Eastleigh - 2 - - 1
Petersfield +3 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Andover - 1 £33,000 -
Waterlooville - 1 £33,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 302 (92.35%) Software Engineering
2 200 (61.16%) C++
3 130 (39.76%) Linux
4 126 (38.53%) C
5 105 (32.11%) C#
6 93 (28.44%) Degree
7 88 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (26.30%) .NET
8 86 (26.30%) Python
9 80 (24.46%) Java
10 78 (23.85%) UNIX
11 70 (21.41%) JavaScript
12 68 (20.80%) Windows
13 66 (20.18%) Computer Science
14 64 (19.57%) Subversion
14 64 (19.57%) HTML
15 55 (16.82%) Algorithms
16 50 (15.29%) Mathematics
17 47 (14.37%) OO
18 43 (13.15%) Embedded C
19 42 (12.84%) SQL
20 41 (12.54%) CSS
21 39 (11.93%) Git (software)
22 35 (10.70%) Security Cleared
23 32 (9.79%) SQL Server
23 32 (9.79%) Manufacturing
24 31 (9.48%) Multithreading
24 31 (9.48%) PHP
24 31 (9.48%) Project Management
25 30 (9.17%) MVC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (3.67%) Apache
2 9 (2.75%) Mule
2 9 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.14%) Mule ESB
3 7 (2.14%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.53%) IIS
4 5 (1.53%) SAS
5 4 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.92%) CMS
6 3 (0.92%) Node.js
7 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.61%) Drupal
7 2 (0.61%) JBoss
7 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.61%) WordPress
7 2 (0.61%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) WinCC
Applications
1 9 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) PaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.28%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.75%) ATM
4 7 (2.14%) LDAP
5 5 (1.53%) SNMP
5 5 (1.53%) Network Security
6 4 (1.22%) CTI
7 3 (0.92%) Internet
7 3 (0.92%) RTP
7 3 (0.92%) Modbus
8 2 (0.61%) 4G
8 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.61%) Wireless
8 2 (0.61%) SSH
8 2 (0.61%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.61%) GPRS
8 2 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.12%) MySQL
3 13 (3.98%) Big Data
4 11 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.75%) MariaDB
5 9 (2.75%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.61%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 64 (19.57%) Subversion
2 39 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.03%) JIRA
4 19 (5.81%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.50%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.28%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.75%) CruiseControl
8 7 (2.14%) NUnit
8 7 (2.14%) Bugzilla
8 7 (2.14%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.14%) Hudson
9 5 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.53%) Moq
9 5 (1.53%) Selenium
10 3 (0.92%) Maven
10 3 (0.92%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.92%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.92%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.92%) GoogleTest
General
1 32 (9.79%) Manufacturing
2 16 (4.89%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.98%) Electronics
4 11 (3.36%) Finance
4 11 (3.36%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.83%) Military
6 5 (1.53%) Banking
6 5 (1.53%) Marketing
7 4 (1.22%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Games
8 3 (0.92%) Avionics
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.30%) .NET
2 64 (19.57%) HTML
3 41 (12.54%) CSS
4 30 (9.17%) ASP.NET
5 26 (7.95%) AngularJS
6 24 (7.34%) HTML5
7 23 (7.03%) STL
8 22 (6.73%) Qt
9 20 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (4.89%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (4.89%) CSS3
10 16 (4.89%) jQuery
10 16 (4.89%) XML
11 15 (4.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (3.98%) MFC
13 10 (3.06%) REST
14 9 (2.75%) OpenCL
14 9 (2.75%) SOAP
15 8 (2.45%) QML
16 7 (2.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.18%) Computer Science
2 55 (16.82%) Algorithms
3 50 (15.29%) Mathematics
4 27 (8.26%) Physics
5 26 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (7.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 19 (5.81%) Client/Server
8 13 (3.98%) Statistics
9 11 (3.36%) GIS
10 8 (2.45%) Derivative
11 6 (1.83%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.53%) DTV
13 3 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.92%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.92%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.61%) Social Network
14 2 (0.61%) SystemC
14 2 (0.61%) SCADA
14 2 (0.61%) Robotics
14 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 130 (39.76%) Linux
2 78 (23.85%) UNIX
3 68 (20.80%) Windows
4 19 (5.81%) Android
5 15 (4.59%) Solaris
6 12 (3.67%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.45%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.31%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (92.35%) Software Engineering
2 88 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (14.37%) OO
4 31 (9.48%) Project Management
4 31 (9.48%) Multithreading
5 30 (9.17%) MVC
6 28 (8.56%) OOD
7 27 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.65%) Unit Testing
9 24 (7.34%) Test Automation
10 21 (6.42%) Configuration Management
10 21 (6.42%) UML
11 20 (6.12%) SDLC
12 19 (5.81%) TDD
13 17 (5.20%) Scrum
14 16 (4.89%) Web Development
15 14 (4.28%) Data Analysis
15 14 (4.28%) Validation
15 14 (4.28%) SOA
16 12 (3.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 200 (61.16%) C++
2 126 (38.53%) C
3 105 (32.11%) C#
4 86 (26.30%) Python
5 80 (24.46%) Java
6 70 (21.41%) JavaScript
7 43 (13.15%) Embedded C
8 42 (12.84%) SQL
9 31 (9.48%) PHP
10 26 (7.95%) Embedded C++
11 14 (4.28%) Ruby
12 13 (3.98%) Perl
13 9 (2.75%) R
14 6 (1.83%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.53%) Go
15 5 (1.53%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.92%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.92%) Ada
16 3 (0.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 93 (28.44%) Degree
2 35 (10.70%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.73%) PhD
4 16 (4.89%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) ISEB
5 5 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.36%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.61%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.31%) JTAG
3 1 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.31%) GAMP
3 1 (0.31%) GMP
System Software
1 25 (7.65%) Firmware
2 4 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.75%) StatsD
3 5 (1.53%) logstash
4 4 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (7.03%) Oracle
2 20 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.12%) QNX
3 6 (1.83%) Business Objects
3 6 (1.83%) SAP
4 5 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.22%) New Relic
6 2 (0.61%) Endeca
6 2 (0.61%) IBM
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe
6 2 (0.61%) BEA
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.31%) Apple
7 1 (0.31%) Intel
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco
7 1 (0.31%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.31%) VMware
7 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
Farringdon, Hampshire
Talk Talk UK
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago