Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 67 48
Rank change year-on-year -27 -19 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 43 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.43% 3.18% 6.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 3.30% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 63
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £30,050 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £48,750 £46,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,732 1,060 986
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 96.19% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,302 961 883
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £59,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 35 (81.40%) .NET
3 23 (53.49%) Degree
4 21 (48.84%) C++
4 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
5 20 (46.51%) OO
5 20 (46.51%) Computer Science
6 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
6 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
7 18 (41.86%) OOD
7 18 (41.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (39.53%) HTML
9 16 (37.21%) WPF
10 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.58%) SQL
10 11 (25.58%) TypeScript
11 10 (23.26%) RESTful
12 9 (20.93%) BDD
12 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (20.93%) TDD
13 8 (18.60%) Java
13 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
14 7 (16.28%) MVC
15 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
15 6 (13.95%) Web Services
15 6 (13.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 6 (13.95%) SOLID
15 6 (13.95%) Mob Programming
15 6 (13.95%) YAGNI

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 3 (6.98%) Apache
1 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) WordPress
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) AngularJS
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) WPF
5 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
6 10 (23.26%) RESTful
7 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
10 4 (9.30%) React
11 3 (6.98%) D3.js
11 3 (6.98%) LAMP
11 3 (6.98%) REST
11 3 (6.98%) WinForms
12 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.65%) WCF
13 1 (2.33%) CSS
13 1 (2.33%) Django
13 1 (2.33%) Node.js
13 1 (2.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) OO
2 18 (41.86%) OOD
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) BDD
4 9 (20.93%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 6 (13.95%) Mob Programming
6 6 (13.95%) SOLID
6 6 (13.95%) YAGNI
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.65%) Physics
9 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow Management
10 1 (2.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) C++
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) TypeScript
5 8 (18.60%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kibana
1 1 (2.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle