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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 24 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.90% 7.22% 18.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.66% 9.80% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 56
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,300 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
344 204 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.09% 73.65% 68.03%
Number of salaries quoted 316 194 204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,348 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (78.26%) C#
2 89 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (74.78%) .NET
4 83 (72.17%) ASP.NET
5 75 (65.22%) SQL Server
6 72 (62.61%) HTML
6 72 (62.61%) JavaScript
7 69 (60.00%) JIRA
8 68 (59.13%) CSS
9 65 (56.52%) MVC
9 65 (56.52%) jQuery
9 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 63 (54.78%) TDD
10 63 (54.78%) E-Commerce
11 56 (48.70%) Endeca
11 56 (48.70%) Confluence
11 56 (48.70%) TeamCity
12 55 (47.83%) VB.NET
13 54 (46.96%) OO
14 52 (45.22%) NUnit
14 52 (45.22%) Spring.NET
14 52 (45.22%) Dapper ORM
15 46 (40.00%) BDD
16 45 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (39.13%) Pair Programming
16 45 (39.13%) Refactoring
17 43 (37.39%) OOD
17 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 42 (36.52%) SQL
19 41 (35.65%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (48.70%) Confluence
2 37 (32.17%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) nginx
3 2 (1.74%) Apache
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (33.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 37 (32.17%) RavenDB
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.22%) MySQL
4 6 (5.22%) SQLite
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.48%) Big Data
6 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.74%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 69 (60.00%) JIRA
2 56 (48.70%) TeamCity
3 52 (45.22%) NUnit
4 41 (35.65%) Cucumber
4 41 (35.65%) Git (software)
5 37 (32.17%) ReSharper
5 37 (32.17%) WATIR
5 37 (32.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 37 (32.17%) Moq
5 37 (32.17%) NCrunch
6 21 (18.26%) Visual Studio
7 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (8.70%) Subversion
8 6 (5.22%) Redmine
8 6 (5.22%) Bugzilla
9 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.48%) JUnit
9 4 (3.48%) JMeter
9 4 (3.48%) Selenium
General
1 36 (31.30%) Retail
2 33 (28.70%) Back Office
3 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (66.96%) Developer
2 39 (33.91%) Software Developer
3 35 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 30 (26.09%) Software Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (9.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Junior
8 8 (6.96%) Quality Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Junior Developer
8 8 (6.96%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (74.78%) .NET
2 83 (72.17%) ASP.NET
3 72 (62.61%) HTML
4 68 (59.13%) CSS
5 65 (56.52%) jQuery
5 65 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (45.22%) Spring.NET
6 52 (45.22%) Dapper ORM
7 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 37 (32.17%) MSMQ
8 37 (32.17%) NHibernate
8 37 (32.17%) .NET Framework
8 37 (32.17%) StructureMap
8 37 (32.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 26 (22.61%) Ajax
10 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (6.96%) Gherkin
11 8 (6.96%) XML
12 7 (6.09%) SOAP
12 7 (6.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.22%) Open Source
2 19 (16.52%) Social Network
3 17 (14.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Linux
3 5 (4.35%) Windows NT
3 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.35%) UNIX
3 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (56.52%) MVC
3 63 (54.78%) TDD
3 63 (54.78%) E-Commerce
4 54 (46.96%) OO
5 46 (40.00%) BDD
6 45 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (39.13%) Pair Programming
6 45 (39.13%) Refactoring
7 43 (37.39%) OOD
8 41 (35.65%) Kalman Filter
9 38 (33.04%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (32.17%) ERP
11 33 (28.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (24.35%) Migration
13 16 (13.91%) UML
14 11 (9.57%) CRM
14 11 (9.57%) Software Architecture
15 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
16 7 (6.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 90 (78.26%) C#
2 72 (62.61%) JavaScript
3 55 (47.83%) VB.NET
4 42 (36.52%) SQL
5 41 (35.65%) Ruby
6 20 (17.39%) C++
7 17 (14.78%) Java
8 14 (12.17%) PHP
9 13 (11.30%) C
10 6 (5.22%) Embedded C
11 5 (4.35%) Embedded C++
11 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.35%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.87%) Perl
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
Vendors
1 56 (48.70%) Endeca
2 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
3 37 (32.17%) RedPrairie
4 15 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.22%) Sage
6 5 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.87%) Apple
7 1 (0.87%) QNX
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