The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 42 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.87% 2.49% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.51% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
235 279 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.31% 99.29% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 215 253 345
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,850 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) C
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (32.00%) Ruby
6 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (32.00%) Python
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) Web Development
8 6 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Unix
8 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
8 6 (24.00%) Embedded C++
9 4 (16.00%) Advertising
9 4 (16.00%) GAMP
9 4 (16.00%) GMP
9 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (16.00%) Perl
9 4 (16.00%) Modbus
9 4 (16.00%) WinCC
10 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
10 3 (12.00%) Android

Software Engineer 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 4 (16.00%) WinCC
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (8.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) Qt
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) OpenCL
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
5 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Open Source
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source Development
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (24.00%) Embedded C++
5 6 (24.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) GAMP
1 4 (16.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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