Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 90 97
Rank change year-on-year -30 +7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 12 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.73% 1.19% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.23% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 7
Basingstoke median annual salary £55,000 £80,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +52.38% -14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £75,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £65,500
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1,615 1,059 1,028
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.66% 96.62% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,256 950 891
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -3.61%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Basingstoke

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Basingstoke

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Basingstoke

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle