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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 172 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.39% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.41% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 36
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
3771 3637 4051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.89% 94.89% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3115 3132 3495
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -3 11 £50,000 - 3
Yateley - 3 £50,000 -
Fareham - 2 £45,000 -
Havant - 2 £45,000 -
Farnborough -7 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Basingstoke - 1 £46,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 - 1
Ringwood - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 52 (98.11%) Software Engineering
2 38 (71.70%) C++
3 26 (49.06%) Windows
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
4 20 (37.74%) Degree
5 19 (35.85%) Physics
6 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
7 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
7 16 (30.19%) Multithreading
7 16 (30.19%) C#
7 16 (30.19%) .NET
8 15 (28.30%) Java
8 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (24.53%) Scrum
10 13 (24.53%) UNIX
10 13 (24.53%) C
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle
11 12 (22.64%) AIX
11 12 (22.64%) Solaris
11 12 (22.64%) Client/Server
11 12 (22.64%) PhD
11 12 (22.64%) Statistics
12 11 (20.75%) STL
13 10 (18.87%) SQL
14 8 (15.09%) MFC
14 8 (15.09%) OO
14 8 (15.09%) Subversion
15 6 (11.32%) CruiseControl
15 6 (11.32%) QA

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) 802.11
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
2 6 (11.32%) CruiseControl
2 6 (11.32%) Hudson
2 6 (11.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (11.32%) Bugzilla
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (9.43%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Automotive
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 11 (20.75%) STL
3 8 (15.09%) MFC
4 6 (11.32%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) HTML
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.77%) OpenCL
7 2 (3.77%) QML
7 2 (3.77%) Qt
7 2 (3.77%) jQuery
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.77%) CSS
8 1 (1.89%) LAMP
8 1 (1.89%) WinForms
8 1 (1.89%) XHTML
8 1 (1.89%) WPF
8 1 (1.89%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.89%) Ajax
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Physics
2 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
4 12 (22.64%) Client/Server
4 12 (22.64%) Statistics
5 4 (7.55%) Kindle
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.77%) Firmware
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.89%) Social Network
7 1 (1.89%) Open Source
7 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 13 (24.53%) UNIX
4 12 (22.64%) AIX
4 12 (22.64%) Solaris
5 6 (11.32%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.19%) Multithreading
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (24.53%) Scrum
6 8 (15.09%) OO
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.66%) OOD
9 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.66%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (5.66%) Coaching
10 2 (3.77%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.77%) Web Development
10 2 (3.77%) SOA
10 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
11 1 (1.89%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) C++
2 16 (30.19%) C#
3 15 (28.30%) Java
4 13 (24.53%) C
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.77%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.89%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Endeca
2 1 (1.89%) Atmel
2 1 (1.89%) Renesas
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago