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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 37 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 63 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.91% 8.63% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 8.74% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 63 33
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
610 721 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.87% 98.77% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 526 663 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 61 (74.39%) C#
2 58 (70.73%) .NET
3 49 (59.76%) HTML
4 48 (58.54%) CSS
5 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
5 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
6 34 (41.46%) SQL
7 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
7 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (31.71%) MVC
9 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
10 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
11 22 (26.83%) Degree
12 21 (25.61%) TDD
13 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (23.17%) Node.js
15 18 (21.95%) HTML5
15 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
16 16 (19.51%) Web Development
16 16 (19.51%) C++
17 15 (18.29%) CSS3
18 14 (17.07%) BDD
18 14 (17.07%) RESTful
18 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (17.07%) Linux
19 13 (15.85%) Electronics
19 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
19 13 (15.85%) Physics
19 13 (15.85%) Relational Database

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 2 (2.44%) CMS
1 2 (2.44%) NServiceBus
1 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.10%) MS Access
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Grunt
3 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.44%) Protractor
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (15.85%) Electronics
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (70.73%) .NET
2 49 (59.76%) HTML
3 48 (58.54%) CSS
4 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
5 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
6 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (23.17%) Node.js
8 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (21.95%) HTML5
9 15 (18.29%) CSS3
10 14 (17.07%) RESTful
11 10 (12.20%) WCF
12 8 (9.76%) Ajax
12 8 (9.76%) REST
13 7 (8.54%) WPF
14 6 (7.32%) LAMP
14 6 (7.32%) Web Services
15 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (6.10%) NHibernate
15 5 (6.10%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
2 13 (15.85%) Physics
3 10 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.88%) EMV
6 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.66%) EPoS
7 2 (2.44%) EFT
7 2 (2.44%) Fintech
7 2 (2.44%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.22%) Contactless
8 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 4 (4.88%) Android
5 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) MVC
3 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
4 21 (25.61%) TDD
5 16 (19.51%) Web Development
6 14 (17.07%) BDD
7 12 (14.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (13.41%) SDLC
9 10 (12.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (12.20%) OO
9 10 (12.20%) OOP
10 8 (9.76%) OOD
11 6 (7.32%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (6.10%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.10%) Open Source
12 5 (6.10%) Test Scripting
13 4 (4.88%) MVVM
13 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
14 3 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (3.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) C#
2 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 34 (41.46%) SQL
4 16 (19.51%) C++
5 12 (14.63%) F#
5 12 (14.63%) VB.NET
6 11 (13.41%) Java
6 11 (13.41%) Python
7 9 (10.98%) PHP
8 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.54%) C
10 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 5 (6.10%) Ruby
10 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.66%) Delphi
11 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.22%) Pascal
12 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Degree
2 12 (14.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) Apple
3 2 (2.44%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.44%) Ingenico
4 1 (1.22%) Gemalto
4 1 (1.22%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.22%) Nokia
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) VeriFone
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