Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 45 69 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.92% 6.69% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 6.96% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 69 24
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -18.13% +23.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £42,500 £51,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

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 1095 991 832
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 96.12% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 997 897 662
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £31,000 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Basingstoke

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 35 (77.78%) SQL
2 31 (68.89%) Software Engineering
2 31 (68.89%) Degree
3 27 (60.00%) MySQL
4 25 (55.56%) XML
5 23 (51.11%) C
5 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 23 (51.11%) Linux
5 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (46.67%) Objective-C
6 21 (46.67%) Post-Production
7 17 (37.78%) C#
8 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (24.44%) C++
9 11 (24.44%) .NET
10 10 (22.22%) Python
10 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (17.78%) Java
13 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
14 5 (11.11%) Node.js
14 5 (11.11%) HTML
14 5 (11.11%) SOAP
14 5 (11.11%) Microservices
14 5 (11.11%) React
15 4 (8.89%) Docker
15 4 (8.89%) XSLT
15 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET

Software Developer 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 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) Apache Solr
1 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) XML
2 11 (24.44%) .NET
3 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) Node.js
4 5 (11.11%) React
4 5 (11.11%) SOAP
5 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.89%) Lucene
5 4 (8.89%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) WSDL
5 4 (8.89%) XSLT
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Linux
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Software Engineering
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) Post-Production
4 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.11%) Microservices
6 4 (8.89%) SOA
7 1 (2.22%) API Development
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.22%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.22%) TDD
7 1 (2.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) C
3 21 (46.67%) Objective-C
4 17 (37.78%) C#
5 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (24.44%) C++
7 10 (22.22%) Python
8 8 (17.78%) Java
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.22%) Go
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft