The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 20 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 34 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.55% 1.87% 9.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.78% 1.97% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 30
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,275 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
266 254 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.15% 94.78% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 231 241 344
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 62 (86.11%) SQL
2 58 (80.56%) .NET
2 58 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 57 (79.17%) C#
4 53 (73.61%) MVC
5 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 47 (65.28%) HTML
7 45 (62.50%) CSS
8 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (44.44%) SOLID
11 29 (40.28%) jQuery
12 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
13 25 (34.72%) Web Services
14 20 (27.78%) TDD
15 19 (26.39%) Web Development
15 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
16 17 (23.61%) HTML5
17 16 (22.22%) Java
17 16 (22.22%) Front End Development
18 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
19 14 (19.44%) SDLC
20 13 (18.06%) OO
20 13 (18.06%) T-SQL
20 13 (18.06%) SOAP
20 13 (18.06%) Ruby
21 11 (15.28%) Ajax
21 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
21 11 (15.28%) CSS3
21 11 (15.28%) IIS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) IIS
2 10 (13.89%) NServiceBus
3 6 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) NUnit
2 10 (13.89%) Moq
3 9 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (5.56%) Selenium
7 2 (2.78%) Ant
7 2 (2.78%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) QUnit
8 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.33%) Military
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (80.56%) .NET
2 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 47 (65.28%) HTML
4 45 (62.50%) CSS
5 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (40.28%) jQuery
7 25 (34.72%) Web Services
8 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
9 17 (23.61%) HTML5
10 13 (18.06%) SOAP
11 11 (15.28%) Ajax
11 11 (15.28%) CSS3
11 11 (15.28%) XHTML
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (13.89%) Kendo UI
13 9 (12.50%) CakePHP
14 8 (11.11%) REST
14 8 (11.11%) WCF
15 7 (9.72%) LINQ
15 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
1 7 (9.72%) Social Media
2 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) MVC
2 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (44.44%) SOLID
4 20 (27.78%) TDD
5 19 (26.39%) Web Development
6 16 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 14 (19.44%) SDLC
9 13 (18.06%) OO
10 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
11 10 (13.89%) Scrum
12 7 (9.72%) Cross-Browser Development
12 7 (9.72%) OOP
12 7 (9.72%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.33%) Mobile Development
13 6 (8.33%) OO PHP
13 6 (8.33%) OOD
14 5 (6.94%) CRM
14 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (86.11%) SQL
2 58 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 57 (79.17%) C#
4 16 (22.22%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) Ruby
5 13 (18.06%) T-SQL
6 10 (13.89%) Python
7 9 (12.50%) PHP
8 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.78%) C
9 2 (2.78%) Groovy
9 2 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) WAI
2 4 (5.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe
3 3 (4.17%) Zend
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Posted: 5 days ago
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