The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 53 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.93% 3.07% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 3.18% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 17
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
676 629 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.60% 96.47% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 504 477 497
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 38 (63.33%) .NET
3 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 29 (48.33%) SQL
5 22 (36.67%) HTML
5 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 22 (36.67%) MVC
6 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (33.33%) Java
7 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 20 (33.33%) CSS
7 20 (33.33%) Windows
7 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.67%) jQuery
9 15 (25.00%) MySQL
10 14 (23.33%) Linux
10 14 (23.33%) Subversion
11 13 (21.67%) Scrum
11 13 (21.67%) TDD
12 12 (20.00%) XML
12 12 (20.00%) Degree
13 10 (16.67%) C++
13 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (15.00%) Web Services
14 9 (15.00%) WCF
15 8 (13.33%) SAP
15 8 (13.33%) CRM
15 8 (13.33%) Pair Programming
15 8 (13.33%) Ruby

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) RTP
2 1 (1.67%) LTE
2 1 (1.67%) GSM
2 1 (1.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) WiX
2 5 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.33%) MSTest
4 2 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.33%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Automotive
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) .NET
2 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (36.67%) HTML
4 20 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (26.67%) jQuery
6 12 (20.00%) XML
7 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (15.00%) WCF
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) NHibernate
9 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.00%) LINQ
11 5 (8.33%) Ninject
11 5 (8.33%) WinForms
12 4 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (6.67%) SOAP
12 4 (6.67%) MFC
12 4 (6.67%) HTML5
13 2 (3.33%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Android
3 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.33%) CentOS
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 22 (36.67%) MVC
3 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) TDD
4 13 (21.67%) Scrum
5 8 (13.33%) CRM
5 8 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 8 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (8.33%) BDD
7 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.33%) UML
8 4 (6.67%) OOP
8 4 (6.67%) OOD
8 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Logistics
9 2 (3.33%) Workflow
9 2 (3.33%) Analytics
10 1 (1.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) C++
6 8 (13.33%) Ruby
7 7 (11.67%) C
8 6 (10.00%) Python
8 6 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (5.00%) PHP
11 2 (3.33%) VC++
11 2 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) SAP
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago