The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 54 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.91% 1.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
399 309 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 97.56% 96.87% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 359 286 299
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (84.21%) Endeca
4 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (84.21%) TDD
4 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (84.21%) jQuery
4 16 (84.21%) TeamCity
4 16 (84.21%) Confluence
4 16 (84.21%) NUnit
4 16 (84.21%) JIRA
4 16 (84.21%) Dapper ORM
4 16 (84.21%) HTML
4 16 (84.21%) Retail
5 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (73.68%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (73.68%) BDD
7 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
7 13 (68.42%) Linux
7 13 (68.42%) VB.NET
7 13 (68.42%) Ruby
7 13 (68.42%) Internet

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Senior Software 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (84.21%) Confluence
2 13 (68.42%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) RavenDB
2 13 (68.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) NUnit
1 16 (84.21%) JIRA
1 16 (84.21%) TeamCity
2 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (68.42%) Moq
2 13 (68.42%) Cucumber
2 13 (68.42%) NCrunch
2 13 (68.42%) ReSharper
2 13 (68.42%) WATIR
General
1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 13 (68.42%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (84.21%) jQuery
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) Dapper ORM
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (68.42%) Spring.NET
4 13 (68.42%) StructureMap
4 13 (68.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (68.42%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (68.42%) MSMQ
4 13 (68.42%) NHibernate
4 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (73.68%) Dependency Injection
3 14 (73.68%) BDD
4 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
4 13 (68.42%) Pair Programming
4 13 (68.42%) Refactoring
4 13 (68.42%) OO
4 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
4 13 (68.42%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) VB.NET
3 13 (68.42%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Endeca
3 13 (68.42%) RedPrairie