The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 36 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.67% 3.37% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.94% 3.55% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -2.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
387 394 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.32% 94.71% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 330 303 365
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 £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (68.97%) C#
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) MVC
6 12 (41.38%) HTML
6 12 (41.38%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) OOD
7 11 (37.93%) jQuery
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Refactoring
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (24.14%) SDLC
10 7 (24.14%) TDD
10 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
10 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
11 6 (20.69%) C++
11 6 (20.69%) CSS
11 6 (20.69%) NUnit
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) C
11 6 (20.69%) Moq
11 6 (20.69%) Mobile App

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) nginx
1 1 (3.45%) WinCC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.45%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) NUnit
1 6 (20.69%) Moq
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.45%) Xcode
3 1 (3.45%) Redmine
3 1 (3.45%) Juju
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Military
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) jQuery
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) OpenCL
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (10.34%) Ajax
9 3 (10.34%) Qt
9 3 (10.34%) WPF
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.45%) JSON
11 1 (3.45%) WCF
11 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
11 1 (3.45%) Web Services
11 1 (3.45%) Middleware
11 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
2 4 (13.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Social Network
4 1 (3.45%) Robotics
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Android
1 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.45%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 12 (41.38%) OO
5 11 (37.93%) OOD
6 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (24.14%) BDD
7 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
7 7 (24.14%) Refactoring
7 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Open Source
10 4 (13.79%) Video Processing
10 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) C
4 4 (13.79%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.45%) GAMP
1 1 (3.45%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Endeca
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Intel
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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