The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 22 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 / Farnborough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 3.11% 0.88% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 0.91% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  
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 Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 248 329 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 96.50% 96.76% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 210 278 298
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Farnborough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (68.75%) HTML
4 20 (62.50%) Python
5 17 (53.13%) MySQL
5 17 (53.13%) Web Development
5 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
5 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
6 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) Java
7 14 (43.75%) TDD
8 13 (40.63%) Ruby
8 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
9 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
9 12 (37.50%) HTML5
9 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
9 12 (37.50%) MariaDB
9 12 (37.50%) Scrum
10 10 (31.25%) C#
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (28.13%) C++
12 7 (21.88%) C
12 7 (21.88%) Linux
12 7 (21.88%) .NET
12 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 5 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) GitHub
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
5 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) AMQP
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
1 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
2 12 (37.50%) MariaDB
2 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) QUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 7 (21.88%) .NET
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.63%) LAMP
5 5 (15.63%) WebSockets
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.50%) CSS
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) Dojo
8 1 (3.13%) JSON
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
8 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) Web Development
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) TDD
5 12 (37.50%) Scrum
5 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (18.75%) SOA
8 5 (15.63%) Information Security
8 5 (15.63%) Microservices
8 5 (15.63%) MVC
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (12.50%) BDD
9 4 (12.50%) OWASP
9 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 3 (9.38%) SDLC
11 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) Python
4 16 (50.00%) Java
5 13 (40.63%) Ruby
6 10 (31.25%) C#
7 9 (28.13%) C++
8 7 (21.88%) C
9 5 (15.63%) Bourne shell
9 5 (15.63%) Perl
9 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat