The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 36 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.87% 15.34% 11.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 19.84% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 20
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £43,700 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 126 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.92% 77.30% 76.80%
Number of salaries quoted 267 118 143
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,332 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) .NET
4 14 (40.00%) Degree
5 13 (37.14%) C++
5 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (34.29%) Linux
7 11 (31.43%) C
7 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) UNIX
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (14.29%) HTML
10 5 (14.29%) CSS
10 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (11.43%) Java
11 4 (11.43%) PHP
12 3 (8.57%) J2EE
12 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle
12 3 (8.57%) WinForms
12 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.57%) IBM
13 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
13 2 (5.71%) OO
13 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (5.71%) Migration
13 2 (5.71%) Device Driver

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (5.71%) FileNet
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) ATM
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) SNMP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.86%) Gradle
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Software Engineer
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Graduate
4 7 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) WinForms
6 2 (5.71%) JSP
6 2 (5.71%) Servlets
6 2 (5.71%) EJB
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) MooTools
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.71%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) J2SE
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) Dojo
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (5.71%) OO
2 2 (5.71%) Migration
2 2 (5.71%) Scrum
2 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
2 2 (5.71%) TDD
2 2 (5.71%) Content Management
2 2 (5.71%) Document Management
2 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience Design
3 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (2.86%) Network Management
3 1 (2.86%) Kanban
3 1 (2.86%) UML
3 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) C++
4 11 (31.43%) C
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) PHP
7 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.71%) VBA
8 2 (5.71%) VB
8 2 (5.71%) Perl
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
1 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Kofax
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