Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 January 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 182 193
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 105 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.52% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.19% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 95 74 77
Hampshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,675 5,958 6,855
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.85% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,730 5,039 5,964
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -18 41 £42,000 -16.00% 3
Fareham +15 30 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Basingstoke -1 14 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Farnborough -5 10 £57,500 +4.55%
Portsmouth -11 1 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £47,500 -
Hook - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Senior 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 Hampshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (48.57%) C#
3 42 (40.00%) C++
4 40 (38.10%) Linux
5 34 (32.38%) WPF
6 28 (26.67%) OO
7 27 (25.71%) .NET
8 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
9 24 (22.86%) SQL
10 23 (21.90%) C
10 23 (21.90%) Degree
10 23 (21.90%) Computer Science
10 23 (21.90%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (18.10%) OOP
12 18 (17.14%) Java
12 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
12 18 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
13 14 (13.33%) OOD
14 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.38%) Unix
14 13 (12.38%) Java EE
14 13 (12.38%) Qt
15 12 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
16 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
16 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (9.52%) Retail
17 10 (9.52%) Assembly Language
17 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
17 10 (9.52%) DHCP

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 5 (4.76%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 5 (4.76%) Big Data
3 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Bugzilla
1 4 (3.81%) CruiseControl
1 4 (3.81%) Hudson
1 4 (3.81%) Subversion
1 4 (3.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (9.52%) Retail
1 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.90%) Back Office
2 2 (1.90%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) WPF
2 27 (25.71%) .NET
3 13 (12.38%) Java EE
3 13 (12.38%) Qt
4 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.71%) React
7 5 (4.76%) XML
8 4 (3.81%) MFC
8 4 (3.81%) STL
9 2 (1.90%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.95%) GTK+
10 1 (0.95%) HTML
10 1 (0.95%) jQuery
10 1 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.95%) SVG
10 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Computer Science
2 18 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Linux
2 13 (12.38%) Unix
3 8 (7.62%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (26.67%) OO
3 19 (18.10%) OOP
4 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
5 14 (13.33%) OOD
6 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.57%) Use Case
8 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.71%) Data Management
9 6 (5.71%) High Availability
9 6 (5.71%) Scrum
10 5 (4.76%) MapReduce
10 5 (4.76%) Software Architecture
11 4 (3.81%) Issue Tracking
11 4 (3.81%) Multithreaded Programming
12 2 (1.90%) Change Control
12 2 (1.90%) Front End Development
12 2 (1.90%) Programme Management
13 1 (0.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) C#
2 42 (40.00%) C++
3 24 (22.86%) SQL
4 23 (21.90%) C
5 18 (17.14%) Java
6 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.52%) Assembly Language
8 5 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 23 (21.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Apache Flume
1 5 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) VMware
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) SAP
4 4 (3.81%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) Atmel
5 1 (0.95%) Twitter