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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 34 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 63 15 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.48% 4.92% 21.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.65% 6.70% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 67
Average salary £46,250 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
357 224 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.71% 73.44% 70.14%
Number of salaries quoted 320 209 229
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 81 (74.31%) C#
2 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (70.64%) .NET
4 75 (68.81%) ASP.NET
5 69 (63.30%) SQL Server
6 68 (62.39%) HTML
7 67 (61.47%) JavaScript
8 64 (58.72%) CSS
8 64 (58.72%) JIRA
9 60 (55.05%) TDD
10 59 (54.13%) jQuery
11 58 (53.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (53.21%) MVC
12 57 (52.29%) E-Commerce
13 52 (47.71%) VB.NET
14 51 (46.79%) OO
15 50 (45.87%) Endeca
15 50 (45.87%) Confluence
15 50 (45.87%) TeamCity
16 46 (42.20%) Spring.NET
16 46 (42.20%) Dapper ORM
16 46 (42.20%) NUnit
17 44 (40.37%) BDD
18 43 (39.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 43 (39.45%) Continuous Integration
18 43 (39.45%) Pair Programming
18 43 (39.45%) Refactoring
19 41 (37.61%) OOD
20 39 (35.78%) Ruby
20 39 (35.78%) Kalman Filter

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 50 (45.87%) Confluence
2 35 (32.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) nginx
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (33.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (63.30%) SQL Server
2 35 (32.11%) RavenDB
3 6 (5.50%) MySQL
3 6 (5.50%) SQLite
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.67%) Big Data
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 64 (58.72%) JIRA
2 50 (45.87%) TeamCity
3 46 (42.20%) NUnit
4 39 (35.78%) Cucumber
5 38 (34.86%) Git (software)
6 35 (32.11%) ReSharper
6 35 (32.11%) WATIR
6 35 (32.11%) Rhino Mocks
6 35 (32.11%) Moq
6 35 (32.11%) NCrunch
7 16 (14.68%) Visual Studio
8 9 (8.26%) Subversion
9 8 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (5.50%) Bugzilla
10 6 (5.50%) Redmine
11 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (3.67%) JUnit
11 4 (3.67%) JMeter
11 4 (3.67%) WebDriver
11 4 (3.67%) Selenium
General
1 34 (31.19%) Retail
2 31 (28.44%) Back Office
3 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (64.22%) Developer
2 33 (30.28%) Software Developer
2 33 (30.28%) .NET Developer
3 32 (29.36%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.93%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Graduate
6 8 (7.34%) Junior
6 8 (7.34%) Quality Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) QA Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Junior Developer
7 7 (6.42%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.42%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.59%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (70.64%) .NET
2 75 (68.81%) ASP.NET
3 68 (62.39%) HTML
4 64 (58.72%) CSS
5 59 (54.13%) jQuery
6 58 (53.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (42.20%) Spring.NET
7 46 (42.20%) Dapper ORM
8 43 (39.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 35 (32.11%) StructureMap
9 35 (32.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 35 (32.11%) NHibernate
9 35 (32.11%) .NET Framework
9 35 (32.11%) MSMQ
10 22 (20.18%) Ajax
11 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (7.34%) Gherkin
13 7 (6.42%) XML
14 6 (5.50%) J2EE
14 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Open Source
2 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
3 15 (13.76%) Social Network
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.92%) Robotics
7 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) Linux
2 10 (9.17%) UNIX
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) Windows NT
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (55.05%) TDD
3 58 (53.21%) MVC
4 57 (52.29%) E-Commerce
5 51 (46.79%) OO
6 44 (40.37%) BDD
7 43 (39.45%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (39.45%) Refactoring
7 43 (39.45%) Pair Programming
8 41 (37.61%) OOD
9 39 (35.78%) Kalman Filter
10 36 (33.03%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (32.11%) ERP
12 31 (28.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (23.85%) Migration
14 17 (15.60%) UML
15 10 (9.17%) Software Architecture
16 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
16 8 (7.34%) CRM
17 7 (6.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 81 (74.31%) C#
2 67 (61.47%) JavaScript
3 52 (47.71%) VB.NET
4 39 (35.78%) Ruby
5 38 (34.86%) SQL
6 22 (20.18%) C++
7 16 (14.68%) Java
7 16 (14.68%) C
8 12 (11.01%) PHP
9 5 (4.59%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.67%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.75%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Perl
12 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
Vendors
1 50 (45.87%) Endeca
2 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
3 35 (32.11%) RedPrairie
4 14 (12.84%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle
6 5 (4.59%) Sage
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.92%) QNX
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