The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 161 168
Rank change year-on-year +18 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.91% 0.88% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.90% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 25
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,250 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2968 3326 3777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.87% 97.71% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 2923 3167
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +12 15 £55,000 -
Fareham +18 7 £60,000 +14.28%
Fleet - 2 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +1 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Portsmouth -14 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Andover - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (65.82%) C++
3 49 (62.03%) Windows
4 48 (60.76%) C#
5 42 (53.16%) Multithreading
6 39 (49.37%) SQL
7 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (36.71%) WPF
9 25 (31.65%) XML
10 22 (27.85%) Linux
11 20 (25.32%) TDD
11 20 (25.32%) .NET
11 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
12 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
13 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
14 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
14 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (20.25%) C
15 16 (20.25%) Java
15 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
16 15 (18.99%) HTML
16 15 (18.99%) STL
16 15 (18.99%) Subversion
17 14 (17.72%) Python
18 13 (16.46%) Degree
19 12 (15.19%) Finance
19 12 (15.19%) CSS
20 11 (13.92%) REST
20 11 (13.92%) Algorithms
21 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing

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 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (8.86%) JBoss
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.27%) Drupal
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Network Security
1 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
4 1 (1.27%) 2G
4 1 (1.27%) 3G
4 1 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (1.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.27%) LTE
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) VoIP
4 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) Big Data
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
3 15 (18.99%) Subversion
4 8 (10.13%) Ant
4 8 (10.13%) Maven
5 7 (8.86%) Selenium
6 6 (7.59%) Bugzilla
6 6 (7.59%) CruiseControl
6 6 (7.59%) Gradle
6 6 (7.59%) Hudson
6 6 (7.59%) Redmine
6 6 (7.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.53%) QUnit
9 1 (1.27%) Trac
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Electronics
3 5 (6.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Military
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) WPF
2 25 (31.65%) XML
3 20 (25.32%) .NET
4 15 (18.99%) HTML
4 15 (18.99%) STL
5 12 (15.19%) CSS
6 11 (13.92%) REST
7 10 (12.66%) SOAP
7 10 (12.66%) Web Services
8 8 (10.13%) J2EE
8 8 (10.13%) MFC
8 8 (10.13%) WCF
9 7 (8.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (7.59%) JAXB
10 6 (7.59%) jQuery
11 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.80%) JSON
12 2 (2.53%) Dojo
12 2 (2.53%) Qt
12 2 (2.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
2 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.80%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.03%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Solaris
4 5 (6.33%) Unix
5 4 (5.06%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.27%) VMS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (53.16%) Multithreading
3 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.32%) TDD
5 10 (12.66%) Scrum
5 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Automated Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Multithreaded Programming
6 9 (11.39%) OOD
7 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.13%) Manual Testing
7 8 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.13%) User Stories
8 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.86%) OO
9 6 (7.59%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (7.59%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.33%) Automation Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.82%) C++
2 48 (60.76%) C#
3 39 (49.37%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) C
4 16 (20.25%) Java
4 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.72%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.53%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) HNC
3 2 (2.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) MISRA
2 1 (1.27%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) FreeIPA
1 1 (1.27%) Nagios
1 1 (1.27%) Oozie
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) F5
3 2 (2.53%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) VMware