The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Fareham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Hampshire / Fareham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 49 23
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 2.76% 3.24% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.26% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 26
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Fareham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 208 307 243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 95.85% 99.35% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 188 288 187
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Fareham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Fareham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Fareham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (78.79%) C++
3 20 (60.61%) Linux
4 14 (42.42%) C
5 12 (36.36%) Java
6 11 (33.33%) Unix
7 10 (30.30%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 9 (27.27%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) C#
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) MFC
9 8 (24.24%) MySQL
9 8 (24.24%) WPF
9 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
9 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) STL
11 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
12 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
12 5 (15.15%) ATM
13 4 (12.12%) XML
13 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.12%) HTML
13 4 (12.12%) TDD
13 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) ATM
2 1 (3.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) MFC
1 8 (24.24%) WPF
2 6 (18.18%) STL
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) Java EE
4 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Qt
6 1 (3.03%) LAMP
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) OO
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (6.06%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) C
3 12 (36.36%) Java
4 9 (27.27%) Python
5 8 (24.24%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Perl
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle