The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 160 165 161
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.85% 0.89% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.91% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 12
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3223 3723 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.40% 97.72% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 3210 2680
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +4 9 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Portsmouth - 7 £47,500 - 1
Fareham +4 6 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Basingstoke +9 5 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Havant -13 1 £42,000 +12.00%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 81 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 58 (71.60%) C++
3 49 (60.49%) C#
4 30 (37.04%) .NET
5 28 (34.57%) C
6 27 (33.33%) OOD
6 27 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 26 (32.10%) Windows
8 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
8 23 (28.40%) Degree
9 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
10 21 (25.93%) STL
10 21 (25.93%) HTML
10 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 20 (24.69%) OO
11 20 (24.69%) MVC
12 18 (22.22%) Moq
13 17 (20.99%) CSS
14 16 (19.75%) Linux
15 14 (17.28%) XML
15 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
16 13 (16.05%) jQuery
16 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
17 12 (14.81%) Migration
17 12 (14.81%) Embedded C
17 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
17 12 (14.81%) NUnit
17 12 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
18 11 (13.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.35%) Ethernet
2 10 (12.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) GPRS
3 1 (1.23%) GSM
3 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Big Data
2 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Moq
2 12 (14.81%) NUnit
3 10 (12.35%) Subversion
4 9 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (7.41%) JIRA
5 6 (7.41%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.94%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.94%) CruiseControl
6 4 (4.94%) Hudson
6 4 (4.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (11.11%) Retail
2 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Military
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.04%) .NET
2 21 (25.93%) HTML
2 21 (25.93%) STL
3 17 (20.99%) CSS
4 14 (17.28%) XML
5 13 (16.05%) jQuery
6 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (12.35%) REST
6 10 (12.35%) SOAP
6 10 (12.35%) Web Services
7 9 (11.11%) COM
7 9 (11.11%) LINQ
7 9 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 9 (11.11%) WCF
8 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (9.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (8.64%) WPF
10 6 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (4.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Client/Server
1 11 (13.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (9.88%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.47%) iPad
6 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Windows
2 16 (19.75%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Unix
5 4 (4.94%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 27 (33.33%) OOD
3 20 (24.69%) MVC
3 20 (24.69%) OO
4 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 12 (14.81%) Migration
6 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 9 (11.11%) UML
7 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.88%) OOP
8 7 (8.64%) TDD
8 7 (8.64%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) Signal Processing
10 5 (6.17%) BDD
10 5 (6.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C++
2 49 (60.49%) C#
3 28 (34.57%) C
4 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.81%) Embedded C
6 11 (13.58%) Embedded C++
7 8 (9.88%) SQL
8 6 (7.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) Python
10 1 (1.23%) Ada
10 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.23%) R
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) MISRA
2 1 (1.23%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) QNX
3 1 (1.23%) Facebook
3 1 (1.23%) Twitter
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