The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 140 172 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.31% 41.35% 36.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.99% 43.54% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 126 130 135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
389 395 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.34% 94.95% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 332 303 367
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Portsmouth region.

Developer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 159 (64.11%) C#
2 156 (62.90%) SQL
3 150 (60.48%) .NET
4 140 (56.45%) MVC
5 134 (54.03%) ASP.NET
6 109 (43.95%) JavaScript
7 105 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (31.85%) SQL Server
10 76 (30.65%) HTML
11 74 (29.84%) jQuery
12 67 (27.02%) CSS
13 53 (21.37%) OO
13 53 (21.37%) TDD
14 50 (20.16%) Microsoft
15 42 (16.94%) Git (software)
16 37 (14.92%) NoSQL
17 35 (14.11%) XML
18 31 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (12.10%) Node.js
19 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 29 (11.69%) Ruby
20 29 (11.69%) Windows
20 29 (11.69%) NUnit
21 28 (11.29%) Scrum
21 28 (11.29%) TeamCity
22 27 (10.89%) RESTful
22 27 (10.89%) WCF
22 27 (10.89%) Google
22 27 (10.89%) Apple

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (12.10%) Node.js
2 24 (9.68%) Confluence
3 9 (3.63%) CMS
4 7 (2.82%) Apache
5 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.63%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.82%) Fireworks
3 7 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll
2 8 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.63%) SaaS
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) DNS
1 4 (1.61%) SSL
1 4 (1.61%) SSH
2 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.92%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.45%) MySQL
3 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.65%) Big Data
5 7 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.02%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.02%) OLAP
6 5 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.81%) WebFOCUS
9 2 (0.81%) QlikView
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.69%) NUnit
3 28 (11.29%) TeamCity
4 26 (10.48%) JIRA
5 21 (8.47%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.63%) Subversion
6 9 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.42%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.61%) Moq
8 4 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.61%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.21%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (6.45%) Retail
2 10 (4.03%) Aerospace
2 10 (4.03%) Automotive
3 8 (3.23%) Local Government
3 8 (3.23%) Marketing
4 6 (2.42%) Finance
5 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.02%) Advertising
6 4 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.21%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (60.48%) .NET
2 134 (54.03%) ASP.NET
3 96 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (30.65%) HTML
5 74 (29.84%) jQuery
6 67 (27.02%) CSS
7 35 (14.11%) XML
8 31 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 27 (10.89%) RESTful
10 27 (10.89%) WCF
10 27 (10.89%) Dapper ORM
11 25 (10.08%) Ajax
12 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (6.85%) HTML5
14 16 (6.45%) REST
14 16 (6.45%) AngularJS
15 14 (5.65%) SOAP
16 12 (4.84%) .NET Framework
17 11 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.48%) BBC
1 26 (10.48%) Social Media
2 18 (7.26%) User Experience
3 15 (6.05%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.03%) Social Network
6 7 (2.82%) W3C
7 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.21%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.21%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.21%) Robotics
9 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.40%) Statistics
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.69%) Windows
2 18 (7.26%) Linux
2 18 (7.26%) UNIX
3 9 (3.63%) Android
4 8 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.42%) CentOS
5 6 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (56.45%) MVC
2 105 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (21.37%) TDD
3 53 (21.37%) OO
4 28 (11.29%) Scrum
5 26 (10.48%) BDD
5 26 (10.48%) Web Application Development
6 22 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.47%) Open Source
7 21 (8.47%) SDLC
8 20 (8.06%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.85%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (6.05%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.65%) CRM
13 9 (3.63%) Project Management
13 9 (3.63%) OO PHP
14 8 (3.23%) OOD
14 8 (3.23%) Unit Testing
15 7 (2.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (64.11%) C#
2 156 (62.90%) SQL
3 109 (43.95%) JavaScript
4 29 (11.69%) Ruby
5 25 (10.08%) T-SQL
6 20 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 18 (7.26%) PHP
8 9 (3.63%) VB
8 9 (3.63%) Python
9 7 (2.82%) C++
9 7 (2.82%) Java
10 4 (1.61%) C
10 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.81%) PHP5
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.40%) Pascal
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (4.44%) Degree
2 6 (2.42%) CCNP
2 6 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.89%) Apple
2 27 (10.89%) Google
3 26 (10.48%) Yahoo!
3 26 (10.48%) Facebook
3 26 (10.48%) Sony
4 24 (9.68%) Endeca
5 15 (6.05%) Oracle
6 7 (2.82%) Adobe
7 4 (1.61%) IBM
8 2 (0.81%) hybris
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.40%) Baan
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.40%) Infor
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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