The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 32 51 35
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 7.74% 2.26% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 2.29% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 5
Median salary £52,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.97% +4.70%  
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 316 350 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 97.83% 98.87% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 258 299 180
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Farnborough over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Farnborough

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (77.78%) SQL
3 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (61.11%) HTML
4 31 (57.41%) TDD
5 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (50.00%) Java
7 26 (48.15%) C#
8 22 (40.74%) Visual Studio
8 22 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (38.89%) C++
10 20 (37.04%) Python
11 19 (35.19%) XML
11 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
11 19 (35.19%) Unit Testing
12 17 (31.48%) MySQL
13 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
13 16 (29.63%) Web Development
13 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
14 15 (27.78%) CSS
15 14 (25.93%) .NET
15 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
15 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
16 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
17 12 (22.22%) Linux
17 12 (22.22%) JBoss
17 12 (22.22%) Ruby
17 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (20.37%) WPF

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.11%) WildFly
3 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (11.11%) PaaS
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.70%) GitHub
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) AMQP
1 6 (11.11%) Firewall
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) MySQL
2 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
3 10 (18.52%) MariaDB
3 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 22 (40.74%) Visual Studio
2 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) Maven
4 6 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.70%) Ant
6 2 (3.70%) QUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Military
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) HTML
2 19 (35.19%) XML
3 15 (27.78%) CSS
4 14 (25.93%) .NET
5 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.37%) WPF
7 10 (18.52%) HTML5
8 9 (16.67%) jQuery
9 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 8 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (11.11%) Apache Camel
10 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.11%) JMS
10 6 (11.11%) JSF
10 6 (11.11%) LAMP
10 6 (11.11%) Web Services
10 6 (11.11%) WebSockets
11 4 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (7.41%) Middleware
12 2 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) TDD
3 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.19%) Unit Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Web Development
6 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 10 (18.52%) MVC
6 10 (18.52%) Scrum
7 9 (16.67%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.11%) Information Security
10 6 (11.11%) Logistics
10 6 (11.11%) Microservices
10 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) SQL
2 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 27 (50.00%) Java
4 26 (48.15%) C#
5 21 (38.89%) C++
6 20 (37.04%) Python
7 12 (22.22%) Ruby
8 9 (16.67%) C
9 6 (11.11%) Bourne shell
9 6 (11.11%) HQL
9 6 (11.11%) Perl
9 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
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