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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 42 112 82
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 198 99 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.39% 2.46% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 2.60% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 160 90 111
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
3495 3804 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.18% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3091 3215
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +30 51 £42,500 - 5
Havant +16 30 £48,500 +42.64%
Portsmouth +30 23 £47,500 +20.25% 3
Basingstoke +40 22 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Fareham +11 21 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Farnborough -12 11 £52,500 +27.27%
Winchester +8 7 £25,000 -37.50%
Eastleigh - 5 - - 1
Waterlooville - 5 £33,500 -
Ringwood - 3 £37,500 -
Romsey -2 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hook - 2 £40,000 -
Andover - 1 £22,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 314 (91.01%) Software Engineering
2 203 (58.84%) C++
3 133 (38.55%) C#
4 119 (34.49%) C
5 109 (31.59%) .NET
5 109 (31.59%) Linux
6 103 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
7 100 (28.99%) Degree
8 91 (26.38%) Python
9 83 (24.06%) HTML
10 81 (23.48%) JavaScript
11 79 (22.90%) Windows
12 77 (22.32%) Java
13 67 (19.42%) UNIX
14 60 (17.39%) OO
15 57 (16.52%) CSS
16 54 (15.65%) Subversion
17 52 (15.07%) MVC
18 51 (14.78%) Computer Science
19 48 (13.91%) SQL Server
19 48 (13.91%) OOD
20 47 (13.62%) SQL
20 47 (13.62%) Microsoft
21 46 (13.33%) Algorithms
22 45 (13.04%) Embedded C
23 44 (12.75%) Git (software)
24 41 (11.88%) Mathematics
25 37 (10.72%) PHP
26 35 (10.14%) Security Cleared
26 35 (10.14%) Multithreading

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.48%) Apache
3 10 (2.90%) Mule
4 8 (2.32%) Mule ESB
4 8 (2.32%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.74%) Node.js
6 4 (1.16%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.87%) SAS
7 3 (0.87%) CMS
7 3 (0.87%) JBoss
8 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.58%) Drupal
8 2 (0.58%) WordPress
9 1 (0.29%) nginx
9 1 (0.29%) WinCC
9 1 (0.29%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Simulink
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.22%) Ethernet
3 13 (3.77%) Network Security
4 11 (3.19%) CTI
5 9 (2.61%) ATM
6 8 (2.32%) LDAP
7 5 (1.45%) GPRS
8 4 (1.16%) Bluetooth
8 4 (1.16%) Internet
8 4 (1.16%) Wireless
8 4 (1.16%) Modbus
9 3 (0.87%) 4G
9 3 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.58%) RTP
10 2 (0.58%) SNMP
11 1 (0.29%) HTTP
11 1 (0.29%) GSM
11 1 (0.29%) 2G
11 1 (0.29%) SSH
11 1 (0.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.67%) MySQL
3 18 (5.22%) Big Data
4 15 (4.35%) MariaDB
5 13 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.61%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.32%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (15.65%) Subversion
2 44 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 33 (9.57%) JIRA
4 26 (7.54%) Moq
5 24 (6.96%) Visual Studio
6 23 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 22 (6.38%) TeamCity
8 18 (5.22%) NUnit
9 11 (3.19%) Selenium
10 7 (2.03%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.16%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.87%) Maven
12 3 (0.87%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.87%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.87%) Hudson
13 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (8.99%) Manufacturing
2 25 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.80%) Electronics
4 18 (5.22%) Finance
5 17 (4.93%) Aerospace
6 12 (3.48%) Retail
7 11 (3.19%) Banking
8 6 (1.74%) Military
9 5 (1.45%) Avionics
10 4 (1.16%) Marketing
10 4 (1.16%) Legal
11 2 (0.58%) Automotive
11 2 (0.58%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.59%) .NET
2 83 (24.06%) HTML
3 57 (16.52%) CSS
4 33 (9.57%) ASP.NET
4 33 (9.57%) jQuery
5 32 (9.28%) AngularJS
6 30 (8.70%) STL
7 26 (7.54%) HTML5
8 25 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (6.38%) Qt
10 22 (6.38%) XML
11 19 (5.51%) SOAP
11 19 (5.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 19 (5.51%) REST
12 17 (4.93%) CSS3
13 16 (4.64%) WCF
14 13 (3.77%) NHibernate
15 11 (3.19%) LINQ
16 10 (2.90%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 41 (11.88%) Mathematics
4 34 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (9.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 27 (7.83%) Physics
7 17 (4.93%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.61%) GIS
8 9 (2.61%) Statistics
9 7 (2.03%) Derivative
10 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.16%) Robotics
12 4 (1.16%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.16%) DTV
12 4 (1.16%) Machine to Machine
13 3 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.87%) Social Network
13 3 (0.87%) SCADA
14 2 (0.58%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 109 (31.59%) Linux
2 79 (22.90%) Windows
3 67 (19.42%) UNIX
4 13 (3.77%) Solaris
5 11 (3.19%) Android
6 10 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.16%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.29%) Scientific Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (91.01%) Software Engineering
2 103 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (17.39%) OO
4 52 (15.07%) MVC
5 48 (13.91%) OOD
6 35 (10.14%) Multithreading
7 34 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.99%) TDD
9 30 (8.70%) Web Development
10 29 (8.41%) SDLC
11 25 (7.25%) Configuration Management
12 24 (6.96%) Scrum
13 22 (6.38%) Project Management
14 21 (6.09%) E-Commerce
14 21 (6.09%) BDD
15 19 (5.51%) Unit Testing
16 18 (5.22%) Dependency Injection
17 15 (4.35%) UML
17 15 (4.35%) Validation
18 14 (4.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 203 (58.84%) C++
2 133 (38.55%) C#
3 119 (34.49%) C
4 91 (26.38%) Python
5 81 (23.48%) JavaScript
6 77 (22.32%) Java
7 47 (13.62%) SQL
8 45 (13.04%) Embedded C
9 37 (10.72%) PHP
10 28 (8.12%) Embedded C++
11 18 (5.22%) Perl
12 15 (4.35%) R
13 9 (2.61%) Ruby
13 9 (2.61%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.74%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.16%) Ada
15 4 (1.16%) Go
16 3 (0.87%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.58%) PHP5
17 2 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 100 (28.99%) Degree
2 35 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.48%) PhD
5 8 (2.32%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.03%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.06%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.29%) JTAG
3 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.29%) GAMP
3 1 (0.29%) GMP
System Software
1 28 (8.12%) Firmware
2 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (4.35%) StatsD
2 11 (3.19%) logstash
3 7 (2.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.54%) QNX
3 20 (5.80%) Oracle
4 4 (1.16%) SAP
4 4 (1.16%) New Relic
5 3 (0.87%) VMware
5 3 (0.87%) Endeca
5 3 (0.87%) Cisco
6 1 (0.29%) IBM
6 1 (0.29%) MKS
6 1 (0.29%) Telelogic
6 1 (0.29%) Intel
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.29%) Zend
New Milton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £65k + Healthcare & Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Share Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £28k - £35k + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
OHO Group
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago