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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 48 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.65% 10.15% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 10.18% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 4
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
290 393 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.71% 99.75% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 270 367 260
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (92.59%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
3 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 22 (81.48%) MVC
5 20 (74.07%) .NET
6 19 (70.37%) jQuery
7 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
8 14 (51.85%) HTML
8 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (44.44%) XML
9 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (37.04%) Ajax
11 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
12 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
13 7 (25.93%) SDLC
14 6 (22.22%) Big Data
14 6 (22.22%) CRM
14 6 (22.22%) OO
14 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 5 (18.52%) Endeca
15 5 (18.52%) NUnit
15 5 (18.52%) Social Network
15 5 (18.52%) JIRA
15 5 (18.52%) Confluence
15 5 (18.52%) Spring.NET
15 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
15 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (18.52%) Open Source
15 5 (18.52%) Aerospace

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (18.52%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) WinCC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
1 5 (18.52%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) jQuery
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) XML
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (37.04%) Ajax
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (18.52%) Spring.NET
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 2 (7.41%) Celery
10 2 (7.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Social Network
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) MVC
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) SDLC
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
3 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.70%) GAMP
1 1 (3.70%) GMP
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Endeca
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £16,000 - £23,000 depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago