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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 21 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.96% 4.75% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.04% 5.02% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
274 438 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 91.03% 94.60% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 232 380 292
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 £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £53,500
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 30 June 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 53 (94.64%) C#
2 50 (89.29%) SQL
3 42 (75.00%) .NET
4 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
4 41 (73.21%) MVC
5 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
6 26 (46.43%) jQuery
7 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (35.71%) HTML
9 19 (33.93%) VB.NET
10 16 (28.57%) CSS
11 15 (26.79%) Ajax
12 14 (25.00%) NUnit
12 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 14 (25.00%) TeamCity
12 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
13 13 (23.21%) Dapper ORM
13 13 (23.21%) Confluence
13 13 (23.21%) CRM
13 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
13 13 (23.21%) Endeca
13 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
13 13 (23.21%) JIRA
14 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
14 12 (21.43%) XML
15 11 (19.64%) Social Network
15 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 11 (19.64%) Open Source
15 11 (19.64%) SDLC

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 13 (23.21%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) NUnit
1 14 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 13 (23.21%) JIRA
3 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) Moq
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) NCrunch
6 2 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.57%) WATIR
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) .NET
2 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
3 26 (46.43%) jQuery
4 20 (35.71%) HTML
5 16 (28.57%) CSS
6 15 (26.79%) Ajax
7 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (23.21%) Spring.NET
8 13 (23.21%) Dapper ORM
9 12 (21.43%) XML
10 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.57%) StructureMap
13 2 (3.57%) NHibernate
13 2 (3.57%) MSMQ
13 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Social Network
2 4 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) MVC
2 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
3 13 (23.21%) CRM
3 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
4 11 (19.64%) Open Source
4 11 (19.64%) SDLC
5 7 (12.50%) OO
5 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.36%) API Development
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.57%) Online Marketing
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Scrum
7 2 (3.57%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) OOD
7 2 (3.57%) BDD
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 50 (89.29%) SQL
3 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.14%) VB
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Endeca
2 2 (3.57%) RedPrairie
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
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