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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 12 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 114 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.20% 6.63% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.49% 6.68% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 114 44 51
Median salary £38,500 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.07% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
736 793 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.13% 99.13% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 690 599 797
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 162 (87.57%) C#
2 153 (82.70%) .NET
3 121 (65.41%) ASP.NET
4 111 (60.00%) SQL
5 99 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (51.89%) SQL Server
7 89 (48.11%) JavaScript
8 75 (40.54%) MVC
9 66 (35.68%) HTML
10 62 (33.51%) .NET Framework
11 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (29.73%) CSS
13 47 (25.41%) MS Excel
14 46 (24.86%) Microsoft
15 45 (24.32%) TDD
16 37 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 37 (20.00%) jQuery
17 36 (19.46%) VB.NET
18 34 (18.38%) Web Development
18 34 (18.38%) Entity Framework
19 33 (17.84%) OOD
20 30 (16.22%) Git (software)
20 30 (16.22%) SDLC
21 29 (15.68%) Degree
22 27 (14.59%) ASP.NET Web API
23 24 (12.97%) AngularJS
23 24 (12.97%) Domain-Driven Design
23 24 (12.97%) OO
24 23 (12.43%) Windows
25 22 (11.89%) Mentoring

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 10 (5.41%) Node.js
2 5 (2.70%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (51.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.27%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.03%) JIRA
3 10 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.86%) JUnit
4 9 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.32%) Maven
6 2 (1.08%) NUnit
7 1 (0.54%) Gradle
General
1 14 (7.57%) Retail
2 5 (2.70%) Finance
3 3 (1.62%) Back Office
3 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (82.70%) .NET
2 121 (65.41%) ASP.NET
3 66 (35.68%) HTML
4 62 (33.51%) .NET Framework
5 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (29.73%) CSS
7 37 (20.00%) jQuery
8 34 (18.38%) Entity Framework
9 27 (14.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (12.97%) AngularJS
11 18 (9.73%) HTML5
12 17 (9.19%) LINQ
13 16 (8.65%) CSS3
13 16 (8.65%) Web Services
13 16 (8.65%) XML
14 15 (8.11%) RESTful
15 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (4.86%) Hibernate
15 9 (4.86%) Spring
16 8 (4.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (7.57%) EPoS
2 13 (7.03%) EFT
3 8 (4.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.24%) iPad
4 6 (3.24%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.08%) EMV
6 2 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.43%) Windows
2 14 (7.57%) Linux
3 6 (3.24%) Unix
4 4 (2.16%) Android
4 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.54%) MVC
3 45 (24.32%) TDD
4 37 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 34 (18.38%) Web Development
6 33 (17.84%) OOD
7 30 (16.22%) SDLC
8 24 (12.97%) Domain-Driven Design
8 24 (12.97%) OO
9 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
10 21 (11.35%) Refactoring
11 16 (8.65%) Multithreading
12 13 (7.03%) Scrum
12 13 (7.03%) User Stories
13 12 (6.49%) SOA
14 11 (5.95%) BDD
15 10 (5.41%) Business Development
16 9 (4.86%) Time Management
17 8 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (4.32%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 162 (87.57%) C#
2 111 (60.00%) SQL
3 89 (48.11%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.46%) VB.NET
5 21 (11.35%) Java
6 14 (7.57%) C++
6 14 (7.57%) Delphi
7 11 (5.95%) F#
7 11 (5.95%) Python
8 9 (4.86%) C
9 8 (4.32%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.16%) PHP
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby
11 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.68%) Degree
2 13 (7.03%) HND
3 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.19%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.86%) RedGate
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle
4 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.54%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.54%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.54%) SAP
4 1 (0.54%) VeriFone
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