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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 21 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 82 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.98% 5.43% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.25% 5.51% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 36 34
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
729 671 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.59% 98.39% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 689 588 722
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 158 (82.29%) C#
2 148 (77.08%) .NET
3 132 (68.75%) SQL
4 115 (59.90%) ASP.NET
5 94 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (42.19%) SQL Server
7 71 (36.98%) HTML
8 70 (36.46%) JavaScript
9 69 (35.94%) MVC
10 61 (31.77%) CSS
11 56 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (26.04%) TDD
12 50 (26.04%) Degree
13 41 (21.35%) SDLC
14 40 (20.83%) Software Engineering
15 39 (20.31%) OO
16 38 (19.79%) OOD
17 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
18 35 (18.23%) Computer Science
19 34 (17.71%) Refactoring
20 31 (16.15%) Windows
20 31 (16.15%) ASP.NET Web API
21 30 (15.63%) EPoS
22 29 (15.10%) Delphi
23 28 (14.58%) MS Excel
23 28 (14.58%) HTML5
23 28 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
24 27 (14.06%) Relational Database
24 27 (14.06%) EFT
24 27 (14.06%) RDBMS

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 15 (7.81%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (7.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.08%) Network Security
2 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.06%) RDBMS
2 27 (14.06%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.69%) JUnit
3 8 (4.17%) Maven
3 8 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.56%) NUnit
4 3 (1.56%) Selenium
4 3 (1.56%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.52%) Gradle
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 25 (13.02%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Back Office
4 7 (3.65%) Electronics
5 4 (2.08%) Banking
6 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (77.08%) .NET
2 115 (59.90%) ASP.NET
3 71 (36.98%) HTML
4 61 (31.77%) CSS
5 56 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (16.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (14.58%) HTML5
8 27 (14.06%) .NET Framework
9 24 (12.50%) CSS3
10 23 (11.98%) jQuery
11 22 (11.46%) RESTful
12 21 (10.94%) REST
13 20 (10.42%) AngularJS
13 20 (10.42%) NHibernate
13 20 (10.42%) Web Services
14 18 (9.38%) Node.js
14 18 (9.38%) XML
15 15 (7.81%) OAuth
16 11 (5.73%) WCF
17 9 (4.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.23%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.63%) EPoS
3 27 (14.06%) EFT
4 24 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (7.29%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.69%) Physics
7 6 (3.13%) EMV
8 5 (2.60%) User Experience
9 3 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.56%) iPad
9 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.04%) Contactless
11 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.15%) Windows
2 14 (7.29%) Linux
3 6 (3.13%) Android
3 6 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (35.94%) MVC
3 50 (26.04%) TDD
4 41 (21.35%) SDLC
5 40 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 39 (20.31%) OO
7 38 (19.79%) OOD
8 34 (17.71%) Refactoring
9 24 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 22 (11.46%) BDD
10 22 (11.46%) SOA
11 20 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
12 19 (9.90%) Business Development
12 19 (9.90%) Scrum
13 17 (8.85%) Web Development
14 16 (8.33%) Time Management
15 15 (7.81%) DevOps
15 15 (7.81%) Microservices
16 14 (7.29%) Mobile Application Development
17 8 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 158 (82.29%) C#
2 132 (68.75%) SQL
3 70 (36.46%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.10%) Delphi
5 23 (11.98%) VB.NET
6 21 (10.94%) C++
7 19 (9.90%) F#
7 19 (9.90%) Java
8 14 (7.29%) C
9 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.13%) Python
11 4 (2.08%) PHP
12 3 (1.56%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.04%) Perl
13 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.04%) Ruby
13 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.52%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 50 (26.04%) Degree
2 9 (4.69%) HND
2 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.65%) PhD
4 3 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.06%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.69%) RedGate
3 3 (1.56%) Google
3 3 (1.56%) Ingenico
3 3 (1.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.04%) Gemalto
4 2 (1.04%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
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