Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 26 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 692 477 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.40% 8.35% 7.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.49% 9.39% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 565 417 478
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,023 5,081 5,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 90.56% 88.97% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,869 4,375 5,196
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Hampshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Hampshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Hampshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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 -2 197 £47,500 +15.85% 26
Basingstoke -17 137 £43,000 -9.47% 22
Fareham +20 87 £40,000 -8.57% 14
Farnborough +13 69 £51,250 +24.24% 10
Portsmouth +16 53 £41,750 -4.02% 7
Romsey +6 51 £37,000 +32.14% 2
Fleet -5 20 £55,000 +22.22%
Eastleigh +5 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Havant -7 10 £40,000 -8.05% 2
Petersfield - 6 £35,000 - 1
Waterlooville - 5 £37,500 -
Tadley - 4 £53,750 -
Ringwood -7 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Yateley - 3 £60,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £80,000 - 2
Hook -6 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Lymington - 1 £42,500 -
Gosport - 1 £52,500 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 273 (39.45%) C#
2 256 (36.99%) C++
3 254 (36.71%) Degree
4 248 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (34.39%) Java
6 235 (33.96%) JavaScript
7 234 (33.82%) Linux
8 197 (28.47%) C
9 190 (27.46%) SQL
10 188 (27.17%) Python
11 149 (21.53%) .NET
12 141 (20.38%) Computer Science
13 140 (20.23%) TDD
14 139 (20.09%) HTML
15 137 (19.80%) Security Cleared
15 137 (19.80%) AngularJS
16 126 (18.21%) Windows
17 107 (15.46%) CSS
18 100 (14.45%) Microsoft Azure
19 96 (13.87%) NoSQL
20 94 (13.58%) ASP.NET
21 93 (13.44%) Mathematics
22 90 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
23 88 (12.72%) RESTful
24 85 (12.28%) OO
25 83 (11.99%) Git (software)
26 75 (10.84%) Test Automation
26 75 (10.84%) HTML5
27 72 (10.40%) SQL Server
28 71 (10.26%) Node.js

Software Engineering
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 30 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (3.76%) OpenStack
3 16 (2.31%) Apache
4 11 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.58%) CMS
5 4 (0.58%) IIS
5 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.29%) Confluence
7 2 (0.29%) Drupal
7 2 (0.29%) WildFly
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
8 1 (0.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.32%) SaaS
4 22 (3.18%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.59%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.87%) Azure Functions
7 6 (0.87%) Serverless
8 4 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.43%) GitHub
9 3 (0.43%) Office 365
9 3 (0.43%) PaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.76%) Network Security
2 17 (2.46%) Internet
2 17 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.17%) VLAN
4 10 (1.45%) RTP
5 9 (1.30%) AMQP
6 4 (0.58%) RS-232
6 4 (0.58%) RS-485
6 4 (0.58%) Wireless
7 3 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.43%) HTTP
7 3 (0.43%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.29%) DNS
8 2 (0.29%) GSM
8 2 (0.29%) VoIP
8 2 (0.29%) WAN
9 1 (0.14%) DHCP
9 1 (0.14%) FTP
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (13.87%) NoSQL
2 72 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 65 (9.39%) MySQL
4 42 (6.07%) Big Data
5 41 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 40 (5.78%) Relational Database
7 38 (5.49%) Neo4j
8 35 (5.06%) RDBMS
9 23 (3.32%) Hadoop
10 19 (2.75%) Geospatial Data
11 15 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (2.02%) Cosmos DB
13 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (1.45%) GIS
15 8 (1.16%) MariaDB
16 6 (0.87%) Spatial Data
17 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 3 (0.43%) OLTP
18 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 83 (11.99%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.64%) Jenkins
3 34 (4.91%) JIRA
4 33 (4.77%) Subversion
5 30 (4.34%) Visual Studio
6 29 (4.19%) Vagrant
7 22 (3.18%) Selenium
8 17 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 16 (2.31%) Cucumber
10 15 (2.17%) GitLab
11 14 (2.02%) LabVIEW
12 12 (1.73%) JMeter
12 12 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (1.73%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.45%) Robot Framework
13 10 (1.45%) SoapUI
14 9 (1.30%) JIRA Agile
15 7 (1.01%) Ant
15 7 (1.01%) CruiseControl
15 7 (1.01%) Maven
General
1 70 (10.12%) Electronics
2 43 (6.21%) Telecoms
3 35 (5.06%) Marketing
4 30 (4.34%) Finance
5 29 (4.19%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.32%) Retail
7 15 (2.17%) Automotive
8 14 (2.02%) Games
9 11 (1.59%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.72%) Advertising
10 5 (0.72%) Avionics
11 3 (0.43%) Military
12 2 (0.29%) Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 409 (59.10%) Software Engineer
2 194 (28.03%) Developer
3 75 (10.84%) Senior Software Engineer
4 74 (10.69%) Graduate
4 74 (10.69%) Software Developer
5 63 (9.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 59 (8.53%) C# Developer
7 55 (7.95%) Embedded Engineer
8 51 (7.37%) Python Engineer
9 50 (7.23%) Java Developer
10 49 (7.08%) Python Software Engineer
11 47 (6.79%) C# Software Engineer
12 46 (6.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 46 (6.65%) Senior Developer
13 40 (5.78%) C# Software Developer
13 40 (5.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 37 (5.35%) Java Engineer
14 37 (5.35%) Java Software Engineer
15 30 (4.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 28 (4.05%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (21.53%) .NET
2 139 (20.09%) HTML
3 137 (19.80%) AngularJS
4 107 (15.46%) CSS
5 94 (13.58%) ASP.NET
6 88 (12.72%) RESTful
7 75 (10.84%) HTML5
8 71 (10.26%) Node.js
9 51 (7.37%) CSS3
10 43 (6.21%) Web Services
11 41 (5.92%) Django
11 41 (5.92%) React
12 35 (5.06%) jQuery
12 35 (5.06%) Spring
13 33 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (4.48%) XML
15 30 (4.34%) WPF
16 28 (4.05%) Vue.js
17 27 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 27 (3.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 141 (20.38%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.20%) Algorithms
3 31 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 21 (3.03%) Video on Demand
6 20 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 18 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.46%) Device Driver
10 15 (2.17%) N-Tier
11 14 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (1.59%) User Experience
13 10 (1.45%) Robotics
14 9 (1.30%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (0.87%) Industry 4.0
16 5 (0.72%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
17 4 (0.58%) CUDA
17 4 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 234 (33.82%) Linux
2 126 (18.21%) Windows
3 45 (6.50%) Unix
4 24 (3.47%) Android
5 21 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 20 (2.89%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.88%) Debian
9 7 (1.01%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.14%) uClinux
11 1 (0.14%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (20.23%) TDD
3 93 (13.44%) Mathematics
4 85 (12.28%) OO
5 75 (10.84%) Test Automation
6 68 (9.83%) Microservices
6 68 (9.83%) MVC
7 66 (9.54%) OOP
8 61 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (8.38%) Problem-Solving
10 52 (7.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 50 (7.23%) Mentoring
12 47 (6.79%) Open Source
13 46 (6.65%) Multithreading
14 42 (6.07%) Cybersecurity
14 42 (6.07%) Unit Testing
15 41 (5.92%) BDD
15 41 (5.92%) Web Development
16 39 (5.64%) Machine Learning
17 37 (5.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 273 (39.45%) C#
2 256 (36.99%) C++
3 238 (34.39%) Java
4 235 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 197 (28.47%) C
6 190 (27.46%) SQL
7 188 (27.17%) Python
8 46 (6.65%) PHP
9 37 (5.35%) Ruby
10 36 (5.20%) Embedded C
11 32 (4.62%) Go
12 30 (4.34%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.90%) Embedded C++
14 26 (3.76%) PowerShell
15 25 (3.61%) Java 8
16 23 (3.32%) Rust
17 22 (3.18%) T-SQL
18 21 (3.03%) F#
19 20 (2.89%) TypeScript
20 16 (2.31%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 254 (36.71%) Degree
2 137 (19.80%) Security Cleared
3 69 (9.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (9.97%) SC Cleared
4 66 (9.54%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.89%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (2.02%) HND
7 13 (1.88%) HNC
8 6 (0.87%) PhD
9 3 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.43%) CITP
9 3 (0.43%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.14%) APMP
11 1 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.17%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) DICOM
3 4 (0.58%) MISRA
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (9.39%) Docker
2 22 (3.18%) Firmware
3 18 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.02%) VirtualBox
4 14 (2.02%) vSphere
5 10 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.14%) HDFS
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) Postfix
6 1 (0.14%) Xen
6 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (6.65%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.62%) Ansible
3 17 (2.46%) Puppet
4 16 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.17%) Salt
6 9 (1.30%) Terraform
7 2 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.14%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 60 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.48%) VMware
3 20 (2.89%) Oracle
4 16 (2.31%) SAP
5 12 (1.73%) Google
6 6 (0.87%) ESRI
7 5 (0.72%) Sybase
8 4 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.43%) Zend
10 2 (0.29%) Advent
10 2 (0.29%) BT
10 2 (0.29%) Sun
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe
11 1 (0.14%) Citrix
11 1 (0.14%) IBM
11 1 (0.14%) QNX
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Serena