Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 46 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.04% 2.61% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 2.71% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 31
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £36,900 £28,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £57,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +5.56% +12.50%

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 1085 995 832
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 96.14% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 990 897 663
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,950 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Basingstoke

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Basingstoke

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (91.30%) Linux
3 27 (58.70%) C
4 25 (54.35%) C++
5 24 (52.17%) Embedded Linux
6 23 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 23 (50.00%) Embedded C
6 23 (50.00%) Embedded C++
7 22 (47.83%) Digital Signal Processing
7 22 (47.83%) Signal Processing
8 15 (32.61%) Java
9 14 (30.43%) OO
9 14 (30.43%) OOD
9 14 (30.43%) Java EE
10 12 (26.09%) High Availability
10 12 (26.09%) VMware
11 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
11 5 (10.87%) C#
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
12 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
12 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
12 4 (8.70%) SaaS
12 4 (8.70%) Selenium
12 4 (8.70%) SQL
12 4 (8.70%) MySQL
12 4 (8.70%) MVC
12 4 (8.70%) Windows
12 4 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Java EE
2 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 24 (52.17%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Digital Signal Processing
3 22 (47.83%) Signal Processing
4 14 (30.43%) OO
4 14 (30.43%) OOD
5 12 (26.09%) High Availability
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.17%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C
2 25 (54.35%) C++
3 23 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 23 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
7 3 (6.52%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) VMware