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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 20 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 42 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.42% 9.20% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.03% 11.08% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 16
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
349 334 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 86.60% 83.08% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 297 249 302
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 39 (72.22%) C#
2 35 (64.81%) .NET
3 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 30 (55.56%) MVC
5 25 (46.30%) HTML
5 25 (46.30%) jQuery
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (38.89%) SQL
9 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 19 (35.19%) CSS
10 19 (35.19%) NUnit
11 17 (31.48%) E-Commerce
11 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 17 (31.48%) SDLC
12 15 (27.78%) OO
13 14 (25.93%) OOD
13 14 (25.93%) JIRA
13 14 (25.93%) Open Source
14 13 (24.07%) Dapper ORM
14 13 (24.07%) Social Network
14 13 (24.07%) Ajax
14 13 (24.07%) Endeca
14 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
15 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 11 (20.37%) Dependency Injection
17 10 (18.52%) Confluence
17 10 (18.52%) TeamCity
17 10 (18.52%) Spring.NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (18.52%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Lync
3 2 (3.70%) WinCC
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) VoIP
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) Modbus
3 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) ATM
4 1 (1.85%) FDDI
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) NUnit
2 14 (25.93%) JIRA
3 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
4 10 (18.52%) TeamCity
5 9 (16.67%) Moq
6 3 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.85%) Redmine
7 1 (1.85%) Juju
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.56%) Arabic Language
1 3 (5.56%) French Language
1 3 (5.56%) German Language
1 3 (5.56%) Italian Language
1 3 (5.56%) Russian Language
1 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 20 (37.04%) Developer
3 16 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
5 10 (18.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) IT Operations Manager
11 1 (1.85%) Automation Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 25 (46.30%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) jQuery
3 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 13 (24.07%) Dapper ORM
7 13 (24.07%) Ajax
8 10 (18.52%) Spring.NET
9 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (12.96%) WPF
11 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
12 4 (7.41%) OpenCL
12 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
13 3 (5.56%) Qt
14 2 (3.70%) WCF
14 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Social Network
2 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) CCTV
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
1 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) MVC
3 17 (31.48%) E-Commerce
3 17 (31.48%) SDLC
4 15 (27.78%) OO
5 14 (25.93%) OOD
5 14 (25.93%) Open Source
6 11 (20.37%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (12.96%) TDD
7 7 (12.96%) Pair Programming
7 7 (12.96%) Refactoring
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
8 6 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Video Processing
10 3 (5.56%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.56%) UML
10 3 (5.56%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) C++
4 7 (12.96%) C
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) Ada
7 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.70%) GAMP
1 2 (3.70%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Firmware
3 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Endeca
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Cisco
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Sage
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.85%) Intel
6 1 (1.85%) Google
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