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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.36% 6.33% 16.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 8.26% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 42
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
300 230 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 85.23% 76.67% 68.80%
Number of salaries quoted 283 212 171
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 February 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 80 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (74.29%) C#
2 78 (74.29%) .NET
3 74 (70.48%) ASP.NET
4 68 (64.76%) SQL Server
5 63 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 58 (55.24%) HTML
6 58 (55.24%) CSS
6 58 (55.24%) JIRA
6 58 (55.24%) jQuery
7 56 (53.33%) MVC
7 56 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (49.52%) E-Commerce
9 49 (46.67%) Endeca
10 47 (44.76%) TDD
11 45 (42.86%) NUnit
11 45 (42.86%) VB.NET
11 45 (42.86%) Spring.NET
11 45 (42.86%) TeamCity
11 45 (42.86%) Confluence
11 45 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
12 43 (40.95%) OO
13 40 (38.10%) SQL
14 36 (34.29%) MS Excel
15 35 (33.33%) OOD
16 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
17 32 (30.48%) BDD
17 32 (30.48%) Git (software)
18 31 (29.52%) Pair Programming
18 31 (29.52%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 45 (42.86%) Confluence
2 27 (25.71%) IIS
3 3 (2.86%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 36 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (64.76%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.71%) RavenDB
3 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.71%) SQLite
4 6 (5.71%) MySQL
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.81%) Big Data
7 3 (2.86%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (55.24%) JIRA
2 45 (42.86%) NUnit
2 45 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 32 (30.48%) Git (software)
4 27 (25.71%) NCrunch
4 27 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
4 27 (25.71%) Moq
4 27 (25.71%) Cucumber
4 27 (25.71%) ReSharper
4 27 (25.71%) WATIR
4 27 (25.71%) Visual Studio
5 13 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (10.48%) Subversion
7 6 (5.71%) Bugzilla
7 6 (5.71%) Redmine
8 3 (2.86%) Xcode
8 3 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (28.57%) Retail
2 27 (25.71%) Back Office
3 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (66.67%) Developer
2 36 (34.29%) Software Developer
3 32 (30.48%) .NET Developer
4 30 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 9 (8.57%) Junior
8 8 (7.62%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C++ Software Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (74.29%) .NET
2 74 (70.48%) ASP.NET
3 58 (55.24%) CSS
3 58 (55.24%) HTML
3 58 (55.24%) jQuery
4 56 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
5 45 (42.86%) Spring.NET
6 30 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 29 (27.62%) Ajax
8 27 (25.71%) NHibernate
8 27 (25.71%) .NET Framework
8 27 (25.71%) MSMQ
8 27 (25.71%) StructureMap
8 27 (25.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 22 (20.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 11 (10.48%) XML
11 8 (7.62%) REST
12 7 (6.67%) SOAP
13 6 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.81%) Open Source
2 22 (20.95%) Social Network
3 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) Windows NT
3 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.76%) UNIX
3 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (53.33%) MVC
3 52 (49.52%) E-Commerce
4 47 (44.76%) TDD
5 43 (40.95%) OO
6 35 (33.33%) OOD
7 32 (30.48%) BDD
8 31 (29.52%) Refactoring
8 31 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (29.52%) Pair Programming
9 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (25.71%) ERP
10 27 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (21.90%) Migration
12 16 (15.24%) UML
13 14 (13.33%) CRM
14 12 (11.43%) Software Architecture
15 8 (7.62%) OOP
16 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (74.29%) C#
2 63 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 45 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 40 (38.10%) SQL
5 27 (25.71%) Ruby
6 23 (21.90%) C++
7 15 (14.29%) Java
8 14 (13.33%) C
9 10 (9.52%) PHP
10 7 (6.67%) Embedded C
11 6 (5.71%) Embedded C++
12 5 (4.76%) Apex Code
12 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) Endeca
2 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.71%) RedPrairie
4 15 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (8.57%) Sage
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.95%) Apple
7 1 (0.95%) QNX
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