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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 9 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 112 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.47% 4.85% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.82% 4.90% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 111 30 41
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £44,000
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
708 714 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.79% 99.03% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 669 583 748
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 171 (85.93%) C#
2 162 (81.41%) .NET
3 139 (69.85%) SQL
4 124 (62.31%) ASP.NET
5 103 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
7 76 (38.19%) JavaScript
8 72 (36.18%) MVC
9 62 (31.16%) HTML
10 58 (29.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (26.63%) CSS
12 52 (26.13%) TDD
13 46 (23.12%) Degree
14 43 (21.61%) .NET Framework
14 43 (21.61%) Microsoft
14 43 (21.61%) SDLC
15 41 (20.60%) OO
16 39 (19.60%) MS Excel
16 39 (19.60%) OOD
17 38 (19.10%) Software Engineering
18 37 (18.59%) Refactoring
19 33 (16.58%) Windows
20 32 (16.08%) jQuery
21 30 (15.08%) VB.NET
22 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web API
23 28 (14.07%) Mentoring
23 28 (14.07%) Computer Science
23 28 (14.07%) Delphi
23 28 (14.07%) EPoS
24 27 (13.57%) QA

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 14 (7.04%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (19.60%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.01%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.06%) RDBMS
2 22 (11.06%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (13.07%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.52%) JUnit
3 8 (4.02%) Maven
3 8 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.02%) JIRA
5 3 (1.51%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.51%) NUnit
5 3 (1.51%) Selenium
5 3 (1.51%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.51%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.50%) Gradle
General
1 23 (11.56%) Finance
1 23 (11.56%) Retail
2 10 (5.03%) Back Office
3 2 (1.01%) Banking
3 2 (1.01%) Electronics
3 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (81.41%) .NET
2 124 (62.31%) ASP.NET
3 62 (31.16%) HTML
4 58 (29.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (26.63%) CSS
6 43 (21.61%) .NET Framework
7 32 (16.08%) jQuery
8 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (11.06%) HTML5
10 20 (10.05%) AngularJS
11 19 (9.55%) CSS3
11 19 (9.55%) REST
11 19 (9.55%) Web Services
12 18 (9.05%) Entity Framework
13 17 (8.54%) NHibernate
13 17 (8.54%) XML
14 16 (8.04%) RESTful
15 14 (7.04%) OAuth
16 13 (6.53%) Node.js
17 11 (5.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.07%) Computer Science
1 28 (14.07%) EPoS
2 26 (13.07%) EFT
3 23 (11.56%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.51%) iPad
5 5 (2.51%) User Experience
6 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.01%) Physics
7 3 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.51%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.01%) EMV
9 1 (0.50%) Contactless
9 1 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.58%) Windows
2 13 (6.53%) Linux
3 9 (4.52%) Unix
4 6 (3.02%) Android
4 6 (3.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.18%) MVC
3 52 (26.13%) TDD
4 43 (21.61%) SDLC
5 41 (20.60%) OO
6 39 (19.60%) OOD
7 38 (19.10%) Software Engineering
8 37 (18.59%) Refactoring
9 28 (14.07%) Mentoring
10 21 (10.55%) SOA
11 20 (10.05%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (10.05%) Web Development
12 18 (9.05%) Business Development
12 18 (9.05%) Scrum
13 17 (8.54%) BDD
14 16 (8.04%) Time Management
15 14 (7.04%) DevOps
15 14 (7.04%) Microservices
15 14 (7.04%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (4.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 171 (85.93%) C#
2 139 (69.85%) SQL
3 76 (38.19%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.08%) VB.NET
5 28 (14.07%) Delphi
6 21 (10.55%) Java
7 15 (7.54%) C++
8 14 (7.04%) F#
9 10 (5.03%) Python
10 9 (4.52%) C
11 7 (3.52%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.02%) PHP
13 3 (1.51%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.01%) Perl
14 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.01%) Ruby
14 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (23.12%) Degree
2 13 (6.53%) HND
3 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.51%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.01%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.57%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (21.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.52%) RedGate
3 3 (1.51%) Google
3 3 (1.51%) Oracle
4 1 (0.50%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.50%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.50%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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