The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 45 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 35 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.41% 4.35% 7.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.39% 5.90% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 15
Average salary £40,000 £23,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -29.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 322 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 81.01% 73.68% 64.92%
Number of salaries quoted 252 290 183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 41 (66.13%) C#
2 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 36 (58.06%) HTML
3 36 (58.06%) .NET
3 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 36 (58.06%) Degree
4 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
5 29 (46.77%) CSS
6 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 23 (37.10%) MVC
8 21 (33.87%) TDD
9 19 (30.65%) SQL
10 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
10 16 (25.81%) JIRA
11 15 (24.19%) Ruby
11 15 (24.19%) Pair Programming
11 15 (24.19%) Refactoring
11 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (24.19%) TeamCity
11 15 (24.19%) Confluence
11 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
11 15 (24.19%) OO
11 15 (24.19%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
11 15 (24.19%) BDD
12 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
12 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
13 13 (20.97%) Linux
13 13 (20.97%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (24.19%) Confluence
2 11 (17.74%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) SAS
4 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) RavenDB
3 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) JIRA
2 15 (24.19%) TeamCity
2 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
3 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
4 11 (17.74%) NUnit
4 11 (17.74%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (17.74%) Moq
4 11 (17.74%) ReSharper
4 11 (17.74%) WATIR
4 11 (17.74%) NCrunch
5 7 (11.29%) Selenium
6 4 (6.45%) JUnit
6 4 (6.45%) JMeter
6 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.84%) Maven
7 3 (4.84%) QUnit
7 3 (4.84%) Ant
8 2 (3.23%) Subversion
9 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (11.29%) Back Office
1 7 (11.29%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Software Engineer
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Graduate
3 16 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
6 9 (14.52%) C Software Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) QA Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Lead Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Junior
10 3 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET
1 36 (58.06%) HTML
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 29 (46.77%) CSS
3 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (19.35%) jQuery
6 11 (17.74%) Spring.NET
6 11 (17.74%) NHibernate
6 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
6 11 (17.74%) MSMQ
6 11 (17.74%) StructureMap
6 11 (17.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (17.74%) Dapper ORM
7 8 (12.90%) Gherkin
8 7 (11.29%) Ajax
9 4 (6.45%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (4.84%) Spring
10 3 (4.84%) RESTful
10 3 (4.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Open Source
3 2 (3.23%) Firmware
3 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.61%) Robotics
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) UNIX
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) MVC
2 21 (33.87%) TDD
3 15 (24.19%) Pair Programming
3 15 (24.19%) OO
3 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
3 15 (24.19%) Refactoring
3 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (24.19%) BDD
3 15 (24.19%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.74%) ERP
7 10 (16.13%) OOD
8 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.29%) Scrum
10 6 (9.68%) Migration
11 5 (8.06%) SOA
12 4 (6.45%) Test Strategy
12 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
13 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) C#
2 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
5 15 (24.19%) Ruby
6 13 (20.97%) C
7 11 (17.74%) C++
8 8 (12.90%) Java
9 5 (8.06%) PHP
10 3 (4.84%) Groovy
11 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.23%) Python
11 2 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (58.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Endeca
1 11 (17.74%) RedPrairie
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Zend
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Posted: 27 days ago