The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 49 32 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.40% 6.73% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.77% 7.22% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,950 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £45,650 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
373 374 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.15% 93.27% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 284 335 305
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 46 (92.00%) .NET
2 42 (84.00%) C#
3 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (74.00%) HTML
4 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
4 37 (74.00%) CSS
5 34 (68.00%) MVC
5 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
5 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET
7 32 (64.00%) .NET Framework
7 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (62.00%) TDD
8 31 (62.00%) OO
9 30 (60.00%) OOD
9 30 (60.00%) Git (software)
10 29 (58.00%) TeamCity
10 29 (58.00%) Confluence
10 29 (58.00%) jQuery
10 29 (58.00%) NUnit
10 29 (58.00%) Retail
10 29 (58.00%) JIRA
10 29 (58.00%) Endeca
10 29 (58.00%) BDD
10 29 (58.00%) Dapper ORM
11 28 (56.00%) NCrunch
11 28 (56.00%) RavenDB
11 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 28 (56.00%) StructureMap
11 28 (56.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 29 (58.00%) Confluence
2 28 (56.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) nginx
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 25 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (56.00%) RavenDB
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) OLAP
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 29 (58.00%) TeamCity
2 29 (58.00%) NUnit
2 29 (58.00%) JIRA
3 28 (56.00%) NCrunch
3 28 (56.00%) ReSharper
3 28 (56.00%) WATIR
3 28 (56.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 28 (56.00%) Moq
3 28 (56.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) Xcode
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (58.00%) Retail
2 28 (56.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) .NET
2 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 37 (74.00%) CSS
3 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (64.00%) .NET Framework
4 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (58.00%) jQuery
5 29 (58.00%) Dapper ORM
6 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 28 (56.00%) StructureMap
6 28 (56.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 28 (56.00%) NHibernate
6 28 (56.00%) Spring.NET
6 28 (56.00%) MSMQ
7 4 (8.00%) LINQ
7 4 (8.00%) WCF
7 4 (8.00%) XML
7 4 (8.00%) XSD
7 4 (8.00%) XSLT
8 2 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (4.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.00%) SCORM
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) MVC
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) TDD
2 31 (62.00%) OO
3 30 (60.00%) OOD
4 29 (58.00%) BDD
5 28 (56.00%) Pair Programming
5 28 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (56.00%) Refactoring
5 28 (56.00%) E-Commerce
6 27 (54.00%) Migration
7 26 (52.00%) ERP
7 26 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (52.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) C#
2 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) Ruby
3 28 (56.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (18.00%) C++
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Java
6 6 (12.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (58.00%) Endeca
3 28 (56.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Kofax
4 1 (2.00%) Google
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago