The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 52 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 34 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.74% 6.19% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 6.24% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 39
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
702 705 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.91% 99.16% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 663 584 739
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Southampton region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (61.86%) C++
3 42 (43.30%) Linux
4 38 (39.18%) Java
5 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
6 30 (30.93%) HTML
6 30 (30.93%) C#
7 29 (29.90%) Mathematics
8 26 (26.80%) Python
9 23 (23.71%) .NET
10 22 (22.68%) Computer Science
11 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (21.65%) CSS
12 20 (20.62%) PHP
13 18 (18.56%) TDD
14 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
15 16 (16.49%) NoSQL
16 15 (15.46%) Degree
16 15 (15.46%) SQL
16 15 (15.46%) Web Services
17 14 (14.43%) C
17 14 (14.43%) Web Development
17 14 (14.43%) Algorithms
18 13 (13.40%) SDLC
18 13 (13.40%) Big Data
18 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (13.40%) OOP
18 13 (13.40%) MVC
19 12 (12.37%) Windows

Software Engineer 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 4 (4.12%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) IaaS
3 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.40%) Big Data
3 10 (10.31%) MySQL
4 9 (9.28%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Subversion
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.22%) Electronics
2 6 (6.19%) Aerospace
2 6 (6.19%) Automotive
3 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) HTML
2 23 (23.71%) .NET
3 21 (21.65%) CSS
4 15 (15.46%) Web Services
5 12 (12.37%) AngularJS
6 11 (11.34%) Node.js
6 11 (11.34%) Qt
7 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET
7 10 (10.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (10.31%) HTML5
7 10 (10.31%) OpenGL
7 10 (10.31%) STL
8 9 (9.28%) CSS3
8 9 (9.28%) JSON
8 9 (9.28%) REST
8 9 (9.28%) XML
9 8 (8.25%) LAMP
10 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.22%) RESTful
11 6 (6.19%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Mathematics
2 22 (22.68%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.43%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.28%) Physics
5 7 (7.22%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.22%) Robotics
6 6 (6.19%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.12%) Internet of Things
8 3 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (3.09%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.09%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (3.09%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.03%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.03%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.30%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) Windows
3 9 (9.28%) Unix
4 5 (5.15%) Android
4 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.12%) Debian
6 2 (2.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) TDD
4 14 (14.43%) Web Development
5 13 (13.40%) MVC
5 13 (13.40%) OOP
5 13 (13.40%) SDLC
6 12 (12.37%) BDD
7 10 (10.31%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (8.25%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.25%) SOA
9 7 (7.22%) Image Processing
10 5 (5.15%) Android Development
10 5 (5.15%) iOS Development
10 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.15%) Mobile Development
10 5 (5.15%) Open Source
11 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.12%) Open Source Development
12 3 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.86%) C++
2 38 (39.18%) Java
3 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
4 30 (30.93%) C#
5 26 (26.80%) Python
6 20 (20.62%) PHP
7 15 (15.46%) SQL
8 14 (14.43%) C
9 10 (10.31%) Perl
10 8 (8.25%) PHP 5
11 7 (7.22%) F#
11 7 (7.22%) Ruby
12 5 (5.15%) R
13 4 (4.12%) PHP 7
14 3 (3.09%) MATLAB
15 2 (2.06%) Go
16 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
16 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
16 1 (1.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) PhD
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.03%) Nokia
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