Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 42 42
Rank change year-on-year -36 0 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 60 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.67% 5.76% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 6.05% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 69
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -18.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,375 £57,500 £42,500
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 1,611 1,091 988
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.47% 95.20% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,232 1,001 890
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -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 11 December 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 11 December 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 55 (91.67%) C#
2 48 (80.00%) .NET
3 37 (61.67%) OO
4 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 29 (48.33%) C++
6 27 (45.00%) Degree
7 26 (43.33%) OOD
8 24 (40.00%) SQL
8 24 (40.00%) Computer Science
9 23 (38.33%) HTML
9 23 (38.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 22 (36.67%) MVC
11 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
12 18 (30.00%) WPF
13 15 (25.00%) Windows
14 14 (23.33%) Linux
15 13 (21.67%) Java
16 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
16 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
16 12 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
17 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
17 11 (18.33%) Finance
17 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
18 10 (16.67%) RESTful
19 9 (15.00%) Data Structures
19 9 (15.00%) Algorithms
19 9 (15.00%) MySQL
19 9 (15.00%) Python

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 12 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.00%) MySQL
5 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (6.67%) QlikView
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.00%) JIRA
3 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.67%) dotTrace
4 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.33%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (38.33%) HTML
3 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
4 18 (30.00%) WPF
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.67%) RESTful
8 8 (13.33%) .NET Core
8 8 (13.33%) Vue.js
8 8 (13.33%) WinForms
9 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (10.00%) Django
10 6 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (10.00%) Spring
10 6 (10.00%) WCF
11 4 (6.67%) REST
11 4 (6.67%) SOAP
11 4 (6.67%) XML
12 3 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Algorithms
1 9 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 9 (15.00%) Fintech
2 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) OO
2 26 (43.33%) OOD
3 24 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 22 (36.67%) MVC
5 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) TDD
7 7 (11.67%) OOP
7 7 (11.67%) Scrum
7 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.00%) Open Source
8 6 (10.00%) Workflow
8 6 (10.00%) Workflow Management
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) BDD
10 4 (6.67%) Presales
11 3 (5.00%) Commercial Awareness
11 3 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (3.33%) SOLID
12 2 (3.33%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) C++
3 24 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Java
5 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) Python
7 6 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 23 (38.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Kibana
1 6 (10.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Telerik
2 4 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) Xamarin