Period
to 16 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 18 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 794 735 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.56% 10.72% 7.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.77% 11.98% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 632 617 440
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 5,767 6,133 5,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 91.21% 89.43% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,672 5,234 4,640
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
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 16 January 2019.

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 2019. 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 +3 225 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Basingstoke -18 112 £45,000 - 14
Fareham +5 110 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Farnborough +1 82 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Portsmouth +19 66 £51,250 +28.13% 10
Romsey +2 49 £50,000 +88.68% 10
Petersfield - 30 £30,000 - 7
Fleet +8 25 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Havant +23 16 £42,500 -2.30% 3
Eastleigh +5 14 £29,875 -27.58% 1
Tadley 0 10 £37,000 -
Yateley -1 8 £24,000 -46.67%
Hook +9 6 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Gosport -7 3 £52,500 +41.89% 2
Aldershot - 3 £80,000 - 2
Ringwood - 2 £50,000 -
Lymington - 1 £42,500 -
Liphook - 1 - - 2
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 353 (44.46%) C++
2 348 (43.83%) Java
3 306 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
4 289 (36.40%) C#
5 265 (33.38%) C
6 259 (32.62%) Degree
7 235 (29.60%) Python
8 220 (27.71%) JavaScript
9 214 (26.95%) Linux
10 164 (20.65%) SQL
11 162 (20.40%) Computer Science
12 138 (17.38%) Security Cleared
13 134 (16.88%) .NET
14 132 (16.62%) TDD
15 126 (15.87%) Windows
16 115 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 111 (13.98%) NoSQL
18 109 (13.73%) HTML
19 108 (13.60%) AngularJS
20 101 (12.72%) SC Cleared
21 98 (12.34%) Mathematics
22 93 (11.71%) OO
23 92 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
24 90 (11.34%) Test Automation
25 88 (11.08%) CSS
26 86 (10.83%) Computer Science Degree
27 81 (10.20%) Microservices
28 79 (9.95%) Docker
28 79 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
29 78 (9.82%) Electronics

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 36 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (2.77%) Apache Spark
3 18 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 13 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.01%) Apache
5 8 (1.01%) CMS
6 7 (0.88%) Confluence
6 7 (0.88%) WordPress
7 5 (0.63%) Kentico
7 5 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.50%) IIS
8 4 (0.50%) JBoss
8 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.38%) WildFly
10 2 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.25%) Drupal
10 2 (0.25%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.25%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Magento
1 5 (0.63%) Shopify
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 115 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.02%) SaaS
4 17 (2.14%) OpenShift
5 9 (1.13%) Serverless
6 8 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.88%) Azure Functions
8 5 (0.63%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.25%) PaaS
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.02%) Internet
2 16 (2.02%) VLAN
2 16 (2.02%) Wireless
3 13 (1.64%) Network Security
4 11 (1.39%) AMQP
5 6 (0.76%) RTP
6 5 (0.63%) GSM
7 4 (0.50%) Link 16
7 4 (0.50%) Link 22
7 4 (0.50%) Tactical Data Link
8 3 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.38%) VoIP
8 3 (0.38%) WAN
8 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.38%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.25%) DNS
9 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.13%) DHCP
10 1 (0.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (13.98%) NoSQL
2 63 (7.93%) MongoDB
3 60 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 56 (7.05%) Hadoop
4 56 (7.05%) MySQL
5 44 (5.54%) Big Data
6 39 (4.91%) Neo4j
7 35 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (3.15%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.14%) Geospatial Data
12 15 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
13 11 (1.39%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.63%) FileMaker
14 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (0.50%) GIS
16 3 (0.38%) OLTP
17 2 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
18 1 (0.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 54 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 47 (5.92%) JIRA
3 43 (5.42%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.29%) Vagrant
5 26 (3.27%) GitLab
6 22 (2.77%) Maven
7 20 (2.52%) Visual Studio
8 19 (2.39%) LabVIEW
8 19 (2.39%) Selenium
9 16 (2.02%) Subversion
10 14 (1.76%) JIRA Agile
11 11 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.26%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.13%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.01%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.63%) CruiseControl
15 5 (0.63%) Gemini Tracker
15 5 (0.63%) Gradle
15 5 (0.63%) JUnit
15 5 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 78 (9.82%) Electronics
2 66 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 47 (5.92%) Marketing
4 32 (4.03%) Manufacturing
5 31 (3.90%) Aerospace
6 29 (3.65%) Military
7 28 (3.53%) Finance
8 15 (1.89%) Legal
8 15 (1.89%) Retail
9 13 (1.64%) Games
10 9 (1.13%) Automotive
11 7 (0.88%) Law
12 6 (0.76%) Advertising
13 5 (0.63%) Back Office
14 4 (0.50%) Avionics
15 2 (0.25%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) German Language
16 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
16 1 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 484 (60.96%) Software Engineer
2 207 (26.07%) Developer
3 79 (9.95%) Graduate
4 70 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 67 (8.44%) Java Developer
6 58 (7.30%) C# Software Engineer
6 58 (7.30%) Embedded Engineer
6 58 (7.30%) Senior Software Engineer
7 56 (7.05%) Junior
8 55 (6.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 53 (6.68%) C# Developer
10 50 (6.30%) Python Engineer
10 50 (6.30%) Python Software Engineer
11 49 (6.17%) Java Engineer
11 49 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
12 47 (5.92%) Software Developer
13 40 (5.04%) Senior Developer
14 35 (4.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 34 (4.28%) C# Software Developer
16 32 (4.03%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (16.88%) .NET
2 109 (13.73%) HTML
3 108 (13.60%) AngularJS
4 88 (11.08%) CSS
5 77 (9.70%) ASP.NET
6 76 (9.57%) RESTful
7 72 (9.07%) Node.js
8 51 (6.42%) HTML5
9 47 (5.92%) Vue.js
10 44 (5.54%) Spring
11 39 (4.91%) React
12 38 (4.79%) J2EE
13 35 (4.41%) Django
14 28 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (3.27%) Spring Boot
16 25 (3.15%) REST
16 25 (3.15%) XML
17 24 (3.02%) Web Services
18 23 (2.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.93%) Self-Motivation
2 46 (5.79%) Algorithms
3 39 (4.91%) Video on Demand
4 30 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (3.78%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.27%) Device Driver
7 17 (2.14%) User Experience
8 15 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (1.51%) Industry 4.0
9 12 (1.51%) Robotics
10 10 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
12 7 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.88%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.76%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.63%) FMCG
14 5 (0.63%) VHDL
15 4 (0.50%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 214 (26.95%) Linux
2 126 (15.87%) Windows
3 49 (6.17%) Unix
4 48 (6.05%) Android
5 25 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.39%) VxWorks
8 9 (1.13%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.01%) Robot Operating System
10 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.63%) Debian
12 2 (0.25%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.13%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) uClinux
13 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (20.40%) Computer Science
3 132 (16.62%) TDD
4 98 (12.34%) Mathematics
5 93 (11.71%) OO
6 90 (11.34%) Test Automation
7 81 (10.20%) Microservices
8 79 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (9.19%) MVC
10 72 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (8.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 65 (8.19%) Analytics
13 64 (8.06%) Mentoring
14 51 (6.42%) Machine Learning
15 50 (6.30%) SDLC
16 49 (6.17%) Web Development
17 47 (5.92%) Scrum
18 45 (5.67%) DevOps
18 45 (5.67%) Unit Testing
19 44 (5.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 353 (44.46%) C++
2 348 (43.83%) Java
3 289 (36.40%) C#
4 265 (33.38%) C
5 235 (29.60%) Python
6 220 (27.71%) JavaScript
7 164 (20.65%) SQL
8 44 (5.54%) Go
9 43 (5.42%) Bash Shell
10 41 (5.16%) Java 8
10 41 (5.16%) PHP
11 39 (4.91%) Embedded C
12 38 (4.79%) Ruby
13 30 (3.78%) Ada
14 27 (3.40%) Embedded C++
15 24 (3.02%) Rust
16 22 (2.77%) Ada 95
16 22 (2.77%) MATLAB
17 20 (2.52%) TypeScript
18 19 (2.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 259 (32.62%) Degree
2 138 (17.38%) Security Cleared
3 101 (12.72%) SC Cleared
4 86 (10.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 61 (7.68%) DV Cleared
6 28 (3.53%) Numerate Degree
7 19 (2.39%) HNC
7 19 (2.39%) HND
8 11 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (1.13%) PhD
10 3 (0.38%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.38%) PMP
10 3 (0.38%) RHCE
10 3 (0.38%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.13%) CEH
12 1 (0.13%) ISEB
12 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.02%) QA
2 11 (1.39%) JTAG
3 6 (0.76%) DICOM
4 5 (0.63%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.63%) MISRA
5 2 (0.25%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.13%) DO-254
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (9.95%) Docker
2 24 (3.02%) VirtualBox
2 24 (3.02%) vSphere
3 20 (2.52%) Firmware
4 19 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (5.79%) Kubernetes
2 36 (4.53%) Ansible
3 19 (2.39%) Puppet
4 16 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.89%) Salt
6 5 (0.63%) Terraform
7 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (2.64%) VMware
3 18 (2.27%) SAP
4 16 (2.02%) Oracle
5 15 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.13%) Google
7 9 (1.13%) Samsung
8 8 (1.01%) Zend
9 5 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.25%) Advent
11 2 (0.25%) Cadence
11 2 (0.25%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.13%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.13%) QNX
12 1 (0.13%) Remedy
12 1 (0.13%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.13%) Serena
12 1 (0.13%) Xilinx