The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 72 69 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 10 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.92% 1.49% 6.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.57% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 42
Average salary £51,750 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.21% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,100 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
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
600 638 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.60% 95.22% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 461 496 553
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 23 (63.89%) .NET
4 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (50.00%) HTML
6 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (44.44%) SQL
8 15 (41.67%) Windows
9 14 (38.89%) C++
10 13 (36.11%) Linux
11 12 (33.33%) CSS
11 12 (33.33%) UML
11 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (30.56%) Subversion
13 10 (27.78%) MVC
14 8 (22.22%) Java
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 8 (22.22%) Python
15 7 (19.44%) Web Services
15 7 (19.44%) OO
15 7 (19.44%) GSM
15 7 (19.44%) UMTS
15 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
15 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (19.44%) WCF
15 7 (19.44%) jQuery
15 7 (19.44%) LTE
15 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (16.67%) C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) GSM
1 7 (19.44%) UMTS
1 7 (19.44%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) FishEye
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.56%) Military
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) WCF
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.67%) SOAP
7 5 (13.89%) LINQ
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) XML
7 5 (13.89%) MFC
8 2 (5.56%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.56%) Software Packaging
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) COM
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) UML
3 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) OOD
5 5 (13.89%) SOA
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) C++
5 8 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) Python
6 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (16.67%) C
7 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (13.89%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle