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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 25 34 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 57 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.57% 7.06% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.77% 7.19% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 30
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
650 640 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.74% 98.16% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 607 584 739
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 147 (79.89%) C#
2 135 (73.37%) .NET
3 123 (66.85%) SQL
4 104 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 79 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 72 (39.13%) HTML
7 66 (35.87%) MVC
8 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
9 62 (33.70%) CSS
10 52 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 51 (27.72%) Degree
12 47 (25.54%) TDD
13 43 (23.37%) Software Engineering
14 38 (20.65%) Computer Science
15 37 (20.11%) OO
15 37 (20.11%) Microsoft
16 36 (19.57%) SDLC
17 33 (17.93%) OOD
18 31 (16.85%) HTML5
19 30 (16.30%) Windows
20 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
20 29 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web API
21 28 (15.22%) Relational Database
21 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
21 28 (15.22%) RDBMS
21 28 (15.22%) EPoS
21 28 (15.22%) Refactoring
22 27 (14.67%) Finance
22 27 (14.67%) Delphi

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 (8.15%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (7.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) Network Security
2 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.22%) RDBMS
2 28 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.72%) MS Access
6 2 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.89%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.89%) JUnit
3 8 (4.35%) Maven
4 5 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.63%) NUnit
5 3 (1.63%) Selenium
5 3 (1.63%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.63%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.63%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.54%) Gradle
General
1 27 (14.67%) Finance
2 24 (13.04%) Retail
3 10 (5.43%) Back Office
3 10 (5.43%) Electronics
4 4 (2.17%) Banking
5 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (73.37%) .NET
2 104 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 72 (39.13%) HTML
4 62 (33.70%) CSS
5 52 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (16.85%) HTML5
7 29 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (13.59%) CSS3
9 22 (11.96%) AngularJS
10 21 (11.41%) Node.js
10 21 (11.41%) REST
10 21 (11.41%) RESTful
11 20 (10.87%) NHibernate
11 20 (10.87%) Web Services
12 19 (10.33%) .NET Framework
12 19 (10.33%) jQuery
13 16 (8.70%) XML
14 15 (8.15%) OAuth
15 11 (5.98%) WCF
16 9 (4.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 28 (15.22%) EPoS
3 25 (13.59%) EFT
4 24 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (7.61%) Mobile App
6 12 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 12 (6.52%) Physics
7 6 (3.26%) EMV
8 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.72%) User Experience
9 3 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.09%) Contactless
11 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.30%) Windows
2 18 (9.78%) Linux
3 7 (3.80%) Unix
4 5 (2.72%) Android
5 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.87%) MVC
3 47 (25.54%) TDD
4 43 (23.37%) Software Engineering
5 37 (20.11%) OO
6 36 (19.57%) SDLC
7 33 (17.93%) OOD
8 28 (15.22%) Refactoring
9 23 (12.50%) BDD
10 22 (11.96%) Mentoring
11 21 (11.41%) Web Development
12 20 (10.87%) Domain-Driven Design
13 19 (10.33%) SOA
14 17 (9.24%) Business Development
15 15 (8.15%) DevOps
15 15 (8.15%) Microservices
15 15 (8.15%) Time Management
16 14 (7.61%) Mobile Application Development
16 14 (7.61%) Scrum
17 10 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (79.89%) C#
2 123 (66.85%) SQL
3 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.67%) Delphi
5 22 (11.96%) C++
6 20 (10.87%) F#
6 20 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 19 (10.33%) Java
8 14 (7.61%) C
9 7 (3.80%) Python
10 6 (3.26%) PHP
11 5 (2.72%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.63%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.63%) Perl
12 3 (1.63%) Ruby
12 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.54%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 51 (27.72%) Degree
2 10 (5.43%) PhD
3 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.80%) HND
5 3 (1.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) RedGate
3 3 (1.63%) Google
3 3 (1.63%) Ingenico
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle
4 2 (1.09%) Gemalto
4 2 (1.09%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
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