Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 68
Rank change year-on-year +3 +37 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 517 517 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.04% 7.54% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 7.77% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 493 510 300
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6207 6655 7045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.08% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5362 5712 5924
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Hampshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Hampshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Hampshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +6 186 £40,000 - 12
Portsmouth +1 76 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Winchester +12 51 £35,000 -15.15% 4
Basingstoke -15 45 £40,000 +14.29% 13
Farnborough -12 39 £40,000 - 1
Fareham -25 30 £42,500 - 1
Andover +8 20 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Petersfield -1 14 £40,000 +6.67%
Eastleigh -10 10 £37,500 +7.14%
Hook - 6 £46,250 -
Fleet +29 2 £40,000 +18.52%
Havant -10 2 £40,000 +3.90%
Waterlooville - 2 £27,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 399 (77.18%) C#
2 348 (67.31%) .NET
3 334 (64.60%) JavaScript
4 325 (62.86%) SQL
5 299 (57.83%) MVC
6 279 (53.97%) HTML
7 273 (52.80%) SQL Server
8 257 (49.71%) ASP.NET
9 235 (45.45%) CSS
10 229 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
11 189 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 184 (35.59%) jQuery
13 117 (22.63%) AngularJS
14 103 (19.92%) Web Services
15 87 (16.83%) VB.NET
16 86 (16.63%) Microsoft
17 85 (16.44%) Degree
18 84 (16.25%) Software Engineering
18 84 (16.25%) Linux
19 81 (15.67%) Windows
20 80 (15.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 79 (15.28%) Web Development
22 74 (14.31%) XML
22 74 (14.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 73 (14.12%) Visual Studio
24 72 (13.93%) Microsoft Azure
25 71 (13.73%) Java
25 71 (13.73%) Ajax
26 55 (10.64%) SaaS
27 53 (10.25%) REST

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 52 (10.06%) IIS
2 16 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.71%) CMS
4 9 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.16%) NServiceBus
6 5 (0.97%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.77%) Apache
7 4 (0.77%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (10.64%) SaaS
3 21 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.09%) GitHub
5 2 (0.39%) Slack
6 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.09%) Internet
2 6 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.97%) SNMP
4 4 (0.77%) HTTP
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (52.80%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.06%) MySQL
3 38 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (7.16%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.06%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.68%) Big Data
9 15 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.55%) MS Access
12 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.77%) Redis
14 1 (0.19%) InfluxDB
14 1 (0.19%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 73 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 43 (8.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (7.35%) NUnit
4 29 (5.61%) Git (software)
5 23 (4.45%) SpecFlow
6 17 (3.29%) Selenium
7 16 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.51%) HP UFT
8 13 (2.51%) JMeter
8 13 (2.51%) MSTest
8 13 (2.51%) SoapUI
8 13 (2.51%) Subversion
8 13 (2.51%) WebDriver
9 11 (2.13%) JIRA
9 11 (2.13%) Moq
10 2 (0.39%) NSubstitute
10 2 (0.39%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.39%) RSpec
11 1 (0.19%) GitLab
11 1 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 48 (9.28%) Retail
2 15 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.51%) Marketing
4 9 (1.74%) Finance
5 6 (1.16%) Banking
5 6 (1.16%) Electronics
5 6 (1.16%) Games
6 5 (0.97%) Back Office
7 2 (0.39%) Advertising
7 2 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (67.31%) .NET
2 279 (53.97%) HTML
3 257 (49.71%) ASP.NET
4 235 (45.45%) CSS
5 189 (36.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 184 (35.59%) jQuery
7 117 (22.63%) AngularJS
8 103 (19.92%) Web Services
9 80 (15.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 74 (14.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 74 (14.31%) XML
11 71 (13.73%) Ajax
12 53 (10.25%) REST
13 44 (8.51%) WPF
14 42 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (7.74%) .NET Framework
16 36 (6.96%) Kendo UI
16 36 (6.96%) Node.js
17 30 (5.80%) SOAP
18 28 (5.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.67%) Computer Science
2 34 (6.58%) N-Tier
3 27 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.32%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.77%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.77%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.77%) User Experience
9 2 (0.39%) BBC
9 2 (0.39%) Fintech
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.19%) Derivative
10 1 (0.19%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.19%) iSeries
10 1 (0.19%) NHS
10 1 (0.19%) SCORM
10 1 (0.19%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 84 (16.25%) Linux
2 81 (15.67%) Windows
3 20 (3.87%) Unix
4 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (57.83%) MVC
2 229 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (16.25%) Software Engineering
4 79 (15.28%) Web Development
5 53 (10.25%) TDD
6 49 (9.48%) Test Automation
7 47 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 46 (8.90%) OOP
9 43 (8.32%) Scrum
10 42 (8.12%) OO
11 33 (6.38%) Analytics
12 25 (4.84%) Mathematics
13 24 (4.64%) Data Analytics
13 24 (4.64%) Front End Development
14 21 (4.06%) Mobile Development
14 21 (4.06%) Post-Production
15 20 (3.87%) OO PHP
16 19 (3.68%) Physics
17 18 (3.48%) BDD
17 18 (3.48%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 399 (77.18%) C#
2 334 (64.60%) JavaScript
3 325 (62.86%) SQL
4 87 (16.83%) VB.NET
5 71 (13.73%) Java
6 43 (8.32%) PHP
7 40 (7.74%) C++
8 38 (7.35%) Python
9 35 (6.77%) C
10 34 (6.58%) T-SQL
11 21 (4.06%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.32%) VB
13 9 (1.74%) Ruby
14 8 (1.55%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.55%) F#
15 3 (0.58%) Go
15 3 (0.58%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.39%) Groovy
16 2 (0.39%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (16.44%) Degree
2 11 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.77%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) GCP
4 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (6.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 86 (16.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.19%) Telerik
3 18 (3.48%) Oracle
4 12 (2.32%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.13%) Google
6 9 (1.74%) HP
7 8 (1.55%) DevExpress
8 7 (1.35%) Sun
9 4 (0.77%) IBM
10 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.39%) Sony
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe