The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 49 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.17% 4.53% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 4.86% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
440 391 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.83% 93.32% 99.65%
Number of salaries quoted 362 356 265
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Hampshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 26 (78.79%) C#
3 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
5 21 (63.64%) HTML
6 20 (60.61%) CSS
7 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
8 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
8 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (45.45%) Migration
9 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
10 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (42.42%) MVC
10 14 (42.42%) IIS
10 14 (42.42%) OO
11 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
11 13 (39.39%) TDD
11 13 (39.39%) Pair Programming
11 13 (39.39%) NUnit
11 13 (39.39%) MSMQ
11 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
11 13 (39.39%) ERP
11 13 (39.39%) OOD
11 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
11 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (39.39%) Back Office
11 13 (39.39%) Spring.NET
11 13 (39.39%) Rhino Mocks

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) IIS
2 13 (39.39%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) FileNet
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) RavenDB
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (39.39%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (39.39%) Moq
2 13 (39.39%) Cucumber
2 13 (39.39%) NCrunch
2 13 (39.39%) NUnit
2 13 (39.39%) JIRA
2 13 (39.39%) ReSharper
2 13 (39.39%) WATIR
2 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.06%) Xcode
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (39.39%) Back Office
1 13 (39.39%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) CSS
4 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (39.39%) StructureMap
7 13 (39.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (39.39%) jQuery
7 13 (39.39%) Spring.NET
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (39.39%) Dapper ORM
7 13 (39.39%) MSMQ
7 13 (39.39%) NHibernate
8 5 (15.15%) XSLT
8 5 (15.15%) LINQ
9 4 (12.12%) WCF
9 4 (12.12%) XML
9 4 (12.12%) XSD
10 2 (6.06%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Social Media
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Migration
3 14 (42.42%) OO
3 14 (42.42%) MVC
4 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
4 13 (39.39%) ERP
4 13 (39.39%) OOD
4 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
4 13 (39.39%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) Pair Programming
4 13 (39.39%) BDD
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Document Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
3 13 (39.39%) Ruby
4 10 (30.30%) C++
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) VB
8 3 (9.09%) PHP
9 2 (6.06%) VBA
9 2 (6.06%) C
9 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.03%) XPath
10 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Endeca
2 13 (39.39%) RedPrairie
3 2 (6.06%) Kofax
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Google
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago