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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 39 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.32% 4.69% 15.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 6.14% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 24
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £44,250
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
238 293 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 82.93% 76.30% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 260 128
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 58 (80.56%) C#
1 58 (80.56%) .NET
2 54 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 53 (73.61%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 38 (52.78%) MVC
5 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (51.39%) JavaScript
7 32 (44.44%) JIRA
8 30 (41.67%) jQuery
8 30 (41.67%) SQL
9 29 (40.28%) HTML
9 29 (40.28%) CSS
9 29 (40.28%) E-Commerce
10 28 (38.89%) Visual Studio
10 28 (38.89%) Confluence
10 28 (38.89%) Spring.NET
10 28 (38.89%) TeamCity
10 28 (38.89%) Endeca
10 28 (38.89%) NUnit
10 28 (38.89%) Dapper ORM
11 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
12 21 (29.17%) Open Source
12 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
13 19 (26.39%) Ajax
14 18 (25.00%) Social Network
14 18 (25.00%) OO
14 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (22.22%) Windows
15 16 (22.22%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (38.89%) Confluence
2 10 (13.89%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.89%) RavenDB
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (44.44%) JIRA
2 28 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 28 (38.89%) NUnit
2 28 (38.89%) TeamCity
3 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (13.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (13.89%) Moq
5 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
5 10 (13.89%) NCrunch
5 10 (13.89%) ReSharper
5 10 (13.89%) WATIR
6 5 (6.94%) Subversion
7 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 11 (15.28%) Retail
2 10 (13.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (34.72%) Software Developer
3 22 (30.56%) .NET Developer
4 20 (27.78%) Software Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Team Leader
6 10 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Junior
10 2 (2.78%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.39%) C++ Software Developer
11 1 (1.39%) ITIL Manager
11 1 (1.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.39%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (80.56%) .NET
2 54 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (41.67%) jQuery
5 29 (40.28%) HTML
5 29 (40.28%) CSS
6 28 (38.89%) Spring.NET
6 28 (38.89%) Dapper ORM
7 19 (26.39%) Ajax
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (15.28%) XML
10 10 (13.89%) MSMQ
10 10 (13.89%) NHibernate
10 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
10 10 (13.89%) StructureMap
10 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
11 8 (11.11%) REST
12 5 (6.94%) SOAP
13 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Open Source
2 18 (25.00%) Social Network
3 5 (6.94%) Data Extraction
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Android
4 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.17%) UNIX
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Windows NT
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.78%) MVC
3 29 (40.28%) E-Commerce
4 18 (25.00%) OO
5 16 (22.22%) TDD
6 15 (20.83%) CRM
7 14 (19.44%) OOD
8 10 (13.89%) ERP
8 10 (13.89%) Pair Programming
8 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (13.89%) Migration
8 10 (13.89%) Refactoring
8 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.89%) BDD
8 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (8.33%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) UML
10 4 (5.56%) OOP
10 4 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (80.56%) C#
2 37 (51.39%) JavaScript
3 30 (41.67%) SQL
4 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
5 14 (19.44%) C++
6 10 (13.89%) Ruby
7 9 (12.50%) Java
7 9 (12.50%) C
8 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.94%) Apex Code
9 5 (6.94%) Embedded C
10 4 (5.56%) Embedded C++
11 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Endeca
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (13.89%) RedPrairie
4 10 (13.89%) Sage
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) Apple
6 1 (1.39%) QNX
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