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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.84% 11.43% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.28% 13.13% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 21
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
266 335 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.21% 87.01% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 248 310 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (57.53%) C#
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (35.62%) C++
4 26 (35.62%) .NET
4 26 (35.62%) Degree
5 24 (32.88%) jQuery
6 21 (28.77%) HTML
7 19 (26.03%) MVC
8 18 (24.66%) C
8 18 (24.66%) CSS
9 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
9 17 (23.29%) SQL
9 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
10 16 (21.92%) Linux
11 15 (20.55%) OO
12 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
12 13 (17.81%) Open Source
13 12 (16.44%) WPF
13 12 (16.44%) SDLC
13 12 (16.44%) Windows
14 11 (15.07%) Python
15 10 (13.70%) Embedded C
15 10 (13.70%) NUnit
15 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
16 9 (12.33%) Amazon EC2
16 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
16 9 (12.33%) WCF
16 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (12.33%) Google

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (8.22%) WinCC
2 5 (6.85%) Confluence
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Ethernet
2 6 (8.22%) Modbus
3 2 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) NUnit
2 8 (10.96%) JIRA
3 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.85%) Moq
4 5 (6.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (4.11%) Xcode
6 2 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.37%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.22%) Advertising
2 6 (8.22%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.11%) Arabic Language
3 3 (4.11%) French Language
3 3 (4.11%) German Language
3 3 (4.11%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.11%) Russian Language
3 3 (4.11%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (49.32%) Software Engineer
2 29 (39.73%) Developer
3 15 (20.55%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Web Developer
6 10 (13.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Junior
7 9 (12.33%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Junior Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) Lead Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (8.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 24 (32.88%) jQuery
3 21 (28.77%) HTML
4 18 (24.66%) CSS
5 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.44%) WPF
7 9 (12.33%) WCF
7 9 (12.33%) Web Services
7 9 (12.33%) WinForms
8 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (9.59%) Dapper ORM
9 5 (6.85%) Ajax
9 5 (6.85%) LAMP
9 5 (6.85%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (6.85%) Spring.NET
10 4 (5.48%) Qt
11 3 (4.11%) JSON
11 3 (4.11%) OpenCL
11 3 (4.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) Social Network
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.11%) CCTV
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.74%) Physics
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Android
3 5 (6.85%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) MVC
3 15 (20.55%) OO
4 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
4 13 (17.81%) Open Source
5 12 (16.44%) SDLC
6 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.96%) Scrum
7 8 (10.96%) UML
8 6 (8.22%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.22%) Logistics
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.85%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (6.85%) OO PHP
9 5 (6.85%) OOD
9 5 (6.85%) Web Development
10 3 (4.11%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.11%) Project Management
10 3 (4.11%) TDD
10 3 (4.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (57.53%) C#
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.62%) C++
4 18 (24.66%) C
5 17 (23.29%) SQL
6 11 (15.07%) Python
7 10 (13.70%) Embedded C
8 7 (9.59%) Embedded C++
8 7 (9.59%) Java
9 5 (6.85%) PHP
9 5 (6.85%) Ruby
10 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.48%) VB
11 3 (4.11%) Ada
11 3 (4.11%) Perl
12 2 (2.74%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.37%) Delphi
13 1 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (1.37%) Pascal
13 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) APMP
3 1 (1.37%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.37%) MCTS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) GAMP
1 6 (8.22%) GMP
2 2 (2.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.74%) MISRA
2 2 (2.74%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Firmware
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Google
2 5 (6.85%) Endeca
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
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