The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 35 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 41 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.58% 5.99% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 6.08% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 28
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
599 691 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 98.57% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 489 634 662
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Southampton region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 85 (75.89%) C#
2 79 (70.54%) .NET
3 65 (58.04%) SQL
4 62 (55.36%) ASP.NET
5 50 (44.64%) HTML
6 49 (43.75%) CSS
7 48 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 37 (33.04%) Software Engineering
11 36 (32.14%) Degree
12 34 (30.36%) MVC
13 33 (29.46%) Computer Science
14 32 (28.57%) TDD
15 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (23.21%) SDLC
17 22 (19.64%) HTML5
17 22 (19.64%) C++
18 21 (18.75%) Windows
18 21 (18.75%) OO
18 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (17.86%) AngularJS
19 20 (17.86%) Node.js
19 20 (17.86%) OOD
20 19 (16.96%) Finance
21 16 (14.29%) CSS3
21 16 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
22 15 (13.39%) Mobile App
22 15 (13.39%) Mobile Application Development
22 15 (13.39%) BDD

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.14%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.89%) Apache
2 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.61%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.61%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.46%) MS Access
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.79%) NUnit
2 2 (1.79%) Selenium
2 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.79%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Electronics
2 13 (11.61%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Back Office
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (70.54%) .NET
2 62 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 50 (44.64%) HTML
4 49 (43.75%) CSS
5 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (19.64%) HTML5
7 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 20 (17.86%) Node.js
9 16 (14.29%) CSS3
10 15 (13.39%) RESTful
11 14 (12.50%) REST
12 12 (10.71%) NHibernate
12 12 (10.71%) WCF
13 9 (8.04%) Web Services
14 8 (7.14%) Ajax
14 8 (7.14%) OAuth
15 7 (6.25%) jQuery
16 6 (5.36%) LAMP
16 6 (5.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.46%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (13.39%) Mathematics
3 15 (13.39%) Mobile App
3 15 (13.39%) Physics
4 13 (11.61%) EPoS
5 11 (9.82%) EFT
6 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.57%) EMV
8 3 (2.68%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.79%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.89%) Contactless
10 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.75%) Windows
2 14 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Android
4 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.46%) Unix
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.04%) Software Engineering
3 34 (30.36%) MVC
4 32 (28.57%) TDD
5 26 (23.21%) SDLC
6 21 (18.75%) OO
7 20 (17.86%) OOD
8 15 (13.39%) BDD
8 15 (13.39%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (11.61%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (11.61%) Refactoring
9 13 (11.61%) Web Development
10 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.14%) Business Development
11 8 (7.14%) DevOps
11 8 (7.14%) Microservices
11 8 (7.14%) OOP
11 8 (7.14%) SOA
12 7 (6.25%) Test Scripting
12 7 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (75.89%) C#
2 65 (58.04%) SQL
3 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.64%) C++
5 15 (13.39%) Java
6 13 (11.61%) F#
7 12 (10.71%) Delphi
7 12 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 11 (9.82%) PHP
9 10 (8.93%) C
9 10 (8.93%) Python
10 8 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.46%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.79%) Perl
12 2 (1.79%) Ruby
12 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.89%) Pascal
13 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (32.14%) Degree
2 13 (11.61%) PhD
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.68%) Google
3 2 (1.79%) Apple
3 2 (1.79%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.89%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.89%) NICE Systems
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle
4 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.89%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.89%) Xamarin
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