Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 735 496 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.72% 7.99% 9.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 9.19% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 617 440 597
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 5,949 5,396 6,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.76% 86.95% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,072 4,562 5,231
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +5 287 £40,000 -15.79% 27
Basingstoke +21 130 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Fareham +7 92 £45,000 +38.46% 10
Farnborough +4 86 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Portsmouth -14 43 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Romsey +5 17 £26,500 - 3
Winchester -8 12 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Fleet +16 10 £57,500 +27.78% 3
Andover +3 10 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Gosport +4 4 £37,000 -35.65%
Hook -7 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Tadley - 4 - - 1
Waterlooville - 4 £37,500 - 2
Eastleigh -6 2 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Havant -17 2 £43,500 -47.27% 2
Yateley - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 290 (39.46%) C#
2 269 (36.60%) C++
3 256 (34.83%) Linux
4 248 (33.74%) Degree
5 239 (32.52%) SQL
6 237 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
7 217 (29.52%) Computer Science
8 204 (27.76%) Java
9 200 (27.21%) .NET
10 199 (27.07%) JavaScript
11 160 (21.77%) C
12 148 (20.14%) SQL Server
13 131 (17.82%) HTML
13 131 (17.82%) Windows
14 125 (17.01%) OOP
15 118 (16.05%) Python
16 111 (15.10%) Computer Science Degree
17 107 (14.56%) CSS
18 98 (13.33%) OO
19 97 (13.20%) MySQL
20 93 (12.65%) AngularJS
21 91 (12.38%) MVC
22 90 (12.24%) Scrum
23 85 (11.56%) TDD
24 71 (9.66%) ASP.NET
25 69 (9.39%) .NET Framework
26 68 (9.25%) Web Development
27 66 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
27 66 (8.98%) XML
27 66 (8.98%) Microsoft

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 41 (5.58%) OpenStack
2 26 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (1.50%) JBoss
3 11 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.95%) CMS
6 6 (0.82%) IIS
7 5 (0.68%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.68%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.68%) SAS
8 4 (0.54%) Apache
8 4 (0.54%) GeoServer
8 4 (0.54%) WildFly
9 2 (0.27%) MODX
9 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.27%) TPMS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 64 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.17%) SaaS
4 9 (1.22%) GitHub
5 8 (1.09%) OpenShift
5 8 (1.09%) PaaS
6 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.27%) Boomi
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.04%) Network Security
3 14 (1.90%) DHCP
4 12 (1.63%) SNMP
5 7 (0.95%) HTTP
6 5 (0.68%) DNS
6 5 (0.68%) Firewall
6 5 (0.68%) Internet
7 4 (0.54%) CTI
7 4 (0.54%) VPN
8 3 (0.41%) AMQP
8 3 (0.41%) FTP
8 3 (0.41%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.41%) LDAP
8 3 (0.41%) WAN
8 3 (0.41%) Wireless
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.27%) Skype
9 2 (0.27%) SMS
9 2 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 97 (13.20%) MySQL
3 54 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (6.94%) NoSQL
5 45 (6.12%) Big Data
5 45 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 33 (4.49%) Hadoop
7 19 (2.59%) MariaDB
7 19 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.77%) Redis
9 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.68%) InfluxDB
10 5 (0.68%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.27%) MS Access
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (7.62%) Subversion
2 37 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.13%) JUnit
4 19 (2.59%) Visual Studio
5 17 (2.31%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.77%) Selenium
8 5 (0.68%) JIRA
8 5 (0.68%) webpack
9 4 (0.54%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.54%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.54%) Hudson
9 4 (0.54%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.54%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.54%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.54%) WiX
10 3 (0.41%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.41%) Moq
10 3 (0.41%) ReSharper
General
1 44 (5.99%) Finance
2 43 (5.85%) Retail
3 34 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.54%) Electronics
5 18 (2.45%) Marketing
6 17 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.77%) Automotive
8 12 (1.63%) Banking
9 9 (1.22%) Games
10 7 (0.95%) Military
11 6 (0.82%) Advertising
11 6 (0.82%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.54%) Law
12 4 (0.54%) Legal
13 3 (0.41%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 382 (51.97%) Software Engineer
2 238 (32.38%) Developer
3 113 (15.37%) Junior
4 107 (14.56%) Software Developer
5 106 (14.42%) Senior Software Engineer
6 91 (12.38%) Graduate
7 82 (11.16%) C++ Software Engineer
8 75 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
9 66 (8.98%) Java Developer
10 62 (8.44%) Embedded Engineer
11 57 (7.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 57 (7.76%) Junior Software Engineer
12 54 (7.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 53 (7.21%) .NET Developer
14 44 (5.99%) Senior Developer
15 43 (5.85%) Java Engineer
16 42 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
17 40 (5.44%) Junior Developer
18 39 (5.31%) C# Developer
19 33 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (27.21%) .NET
2 131 (17.82%) HTML
3 107 (14.56%) CSS
4 93 (12.65%) AngularJS
5 71 (9.66%) ASP.NET
6 69 (9.39%) .NET Framework
7 66 (8.98%) XML
8 55 (7.48%) HTML5
9 51 (6.94%) jQuery
10 47 (6.39%) WPF
11 39 (5.31%) LAMP
12 38 (5.17%) Web Services
13 32 (4.35%) J2EE
14 31 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (3.67%) Node.js
16 24 (3.27%) Java EE
17 23 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (2.99%) Spring
18 22 (2.99%) XHTML
19 20 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 217 (29.52%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (3.40%) User Experience
4 24 (3.27%) Embedded Systems
5 23 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 20 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.59%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.18%) Public Cloud
9 15 (2.04%) Fintech
10 14 (1.90%) BBC
11 12 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.36%) Cloud Native
14 9 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 8 (1.09%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.95%) EPoS
17 6 (0.82%) Infotainment
18 5 (0.68%) Blog
18 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
19 4 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 256 (34.83%) Linux
2 131 (17.82%) Windows
3 58 (7.89%) Unix
4 45 (6.12%) Embedded Linux
5 17 (2.31%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.09%) Android
6 8 (1.09%) CentOS
7 5 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.27%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (17.01%) OOP
3 98 (13.33%) OO
4 91 (12.38%) MVC
5 90 (12.24%) Scrum
6 85 (11.56%) TDD
7 68 (9.25%) Web Development
8 66 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (8.44%) Multithreading
10 56 (7.62%) Mathematics
11 50 (6.80%) OOD
12 38 (5.17%) Unit Testing
13 35 (4.76%) Open Source
13 35 (4.76%) Test Automation
14 34 (4.63%) BDD
14 34 (4.63%) DevOps
14 34 (4.63%) SDLC
15 27 (3.67%) Embedded Software Development
15 27 (3.67%) Physics
16 26 (3.54%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 290 (39.46%) C#
2 269 (36.60%) C++
3 239 (32.52%) SQL
4 204 (27.76%) Java
5 199 (27.07%) JavaScript
6 160 (21.77%) C
7 118 (16.05%) Python
8 50 (6.80%) Ruby
9 48 (6.53%) PHP
10 36 (4.90%) Embedded C
11 32 (4.35%) Embedded C++
12 31 (4.22%) PHP 7
13 23 (3.13%) Go
14 21 (2.86%) Perl
14 21 (2.86%) TypeScript
15 20 (2.72%) Objective-C
16 19 (2.59%) R
17 18 (2.45%) VB.NET
18 12 (1.63%) Assembly Language
18 12 (1.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 248 (33.74%) Degree
2 111 (15.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.31%) PhD
6 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.54%) CCNA
7 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.27%) HND
10 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.31%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) GCP
3 4 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.27%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 37 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.76%) Docker
3 15 (2.04%) Xen
4 11 (1.50%) Firmware
5 5 (0.68%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.68%) HDFS
5 5 (0.68%) KVM
6 3 (0.41%) NFS
7 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 17 (2.31%) Ansible
2 17 (2.31%) Puppet
3 10 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.68%) Oozie
5 3 (0.41%) logstash
6 2 (0.27%) Grafana
6 2 (0.27%) Sonobuoy
7 1 (0.14%) StatsD
7 1 (0.14%) Terraform
7 1 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 66 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.53%) VMware
3 32 (4.35%) Oracle
4 31 (4.22%) Zend
5 15 (2.04%) Google
5 15 (2.04%) Twitter
6 14 (1.90%) Sony
7 12 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.50%) SAP
9 10 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.36%) Ivanti
10 6 (0.82%) IBM
10 6 (0.82%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.54%) Capita
11 4 (0.54%) Cisco
12 3 (0.41%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.27%) Dell
13 2 (0.27%) Splunk
13 2 (0.27%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.14%) Tableau