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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 18 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 98 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.04% 5.23% 6.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.27% 5.28% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 98 41 58
Median salary £38,500 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,250
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
799 871 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.16% 98.98% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 755 664 812
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £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 5 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 148 (90.80%) C#
2 142 (87.12%) .NET
3 118 (72.39%) ASP.NET
4 99 (60.74%) SQL Server
5 91 (55.83%) SQL
6 88 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (52.76%) JavaScript
8 74 (45.40%) MVC
9 62 (38.04%) .NET Framework
10 60 (36.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (35.58%) HTML
12 50 (30.67%) CSS
13 46 (28.22%) MS Excel
14 41 (25.15%) TDD
15 40 (24.54%) Microsoft
15 40 (24.54%) Entity Framework
16 37 (22.70%) jQuery
17 36 (22.09%) VB.NET
17 36 (22.09%) Web Development
18 35 (21.47%) Software Engineering
19 28 (17.18%) Git (software)
19 28 (17.18%) ASP.NET Web API
20 27 (16.56%) OOD
21 25 (15.34%) Degree
22 24 (14.72%) SDLC
22 24 (14.72%) AngularJS
22 24 (14.72%) Domain-Driven Design
23 21 (12.88%) Multithreading
24 20 (12.27%) LINQ
24 20 (12.27%) Windows

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 7 (4.29%) Node.js
2 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (28.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (60.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.75%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (17.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.43%) JIRA
3 14 (8.59%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.07%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.07%) JUnit
6 4 (2.45%) Maven
7 2 (1.23%) NUnit
8 1 (0.61%) Gradle
General
1 15 (9.20%) Retail
2 3 (1.84%) Finance
3 2 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (87.12%) .NET
2 118 (72.39%) ASP.NET
3 62 (38.04%) .NET Framework
4 60 (36.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (35.58%) HTML
6 50 (30.67%) CSS
7 40 (24.54%) Entity Framework
8 37 (22.70%) jQuery
9 28 (17.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (14.72%) AngularJS
11 20 (12.27%) LINQ
12 13 (7.98%) HTML5
13 12 (7.36%) RESTful
14 11 (6.75%) XML
15 10 (6.13%) Web Services
16 9 (5.52%) Ajax
16 9 (5.52%) CSS3
17 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 7 (4.29%) WCF
19 5 (3.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.52%) EPoS
2 9 (5.52%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.91%) EFT
4 7 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.68%) iPad
6 5 (3.07%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) Life Science
7 2 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Windows
2 12 (7.36%) Linux
3 5 (3.07%) Android
3 5 (3.07%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (45.40%) MVC
3 41 (25.15%) TDD
4 36 (22.09%) Web Development
5 35 (21.47%) Software Engineering
6 27 (16.56%) OOD
7 24 (14.72%) Domain-Driven Design
7 24 (14.72%) SDLC
8 21 (12.88%) Multithreading
9 17 (10.43%) OO
9 17 (10.43%) Refactoring
9 17 (10.43%) User Stories
10 15 (9.20%) Mentoring
11 12 (7.36%) Scrum
12 9 (5.52%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.91%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (4.29%) BDD
14 7 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (4.29%) SOA
15 6 (3.68%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 148 (90.80%) C#
2 91 (55.83%) SQL
3 86 (52.76%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.09%) VB.NET
5 17 (10.43%) Java
6 12 (7.36%) C++
7 10 (6.13%) Delphi
7 10 (6.13%) Python
8 9 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.29%) F#
10 6 (3.68%) C
11 4 (2.45%) PHP
12 2 (1.23%) Perl
12 2 (1.23%) Ruby
12 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (15.34%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) HND
3 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (24.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.29%) RedGate
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.61%) SAP
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