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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 47 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.52% 4.73% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 5.07% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
429 670 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.29% 93.18% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 374 568 515
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) C++
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
5 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) Windows
5 20 (54.05%) Linux
6 16 (43.24%) Degree
7 15 (40.54%) Python
8 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
9 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
11 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
11 10 (27.03%) SQL
12 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) TDD
12 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
12 9 (24.32%) MVC
12 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
12 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
13 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
13 8 (21.62%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (21.62%) Subversion
13 8 (21.62%) C
13 8 (21.62%) UNIX
14 7 (18.92%) ISEB
14 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
14 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
1 8 (21.62%) Subversion
2 6 (16.22%) PyUnit
2 6 (16.22%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.51%) Electronics
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) French Language
3 2 (5.41%) German Language
3 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (10.81%) OAuth
6 4 (10.81%) OpenID
6 4 (10.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (10.81%) SAML
6 4 (10.81%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) STL
7 3 (8.11%) MFC
7 3 (8.11%) WPF
8 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Derivative
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (18.92%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Software Engineering
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) User Stories
4 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
4 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.81%) OWASP
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) C++
3 15 (40.54%) Python
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) C
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) R
7 2 (5.41%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) ISEB
2 7 (18.92%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) PhD
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) StatsD
3 1 (2.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (13.51%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.81%) New Relic
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) SAP