Period
to 20 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 295 261 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 38.11% 40.97% 51.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.07% 41.56% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 274 245 313
Portsmouth median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 755 628 631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 98.59% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 587 511 564
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,650 £24,000 £22,825
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,875
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -2.41%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Portsmouth

Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Portsmouth.

Salary trend for Developer in Portsmouth

Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Portsmouth

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 194 (65.76%) C#
2 187 (63.39%) .NET
3 184 (62.37%) JavaScript
4 148 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (48.81%) SQL
6 132 (44.75%) MVC
7 115 (38.98%) HTML
8 111 (37.63%) SQL Server
9 110 (37.29%) ASP.NET
10 104 (35.25%) AngularJS
11 102 (34.58%) CSS
12 71 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 69 (23.39%) jQuery
14 63 (21.36%) Microsoft
15 55 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 52 (17.63%) Java
16 52 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (16.95%) Git (software)
18 47 (15.93%) Scrum
19 45 (15.25%) RESTful
19 45 (15.25%) JIRA
20 44 (14.92%) TDD
21 43 (14.58%) Degree
22 42 (14.24%) HTML5
23 37 (12.54%) Spring
24 35 (11.86%) Oracle
24 35 (11.86%) Web Services
24 35 (11.86%) CSS3
25 33 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
26 32 (10.85%) .NET Framework

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (9.15%) Confluence
2 12 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.36%) IIS
4 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Drupal
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.76%) Serverless
3 12 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.68%) Office 365
6 2 (0.68%) SaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Yammer
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.81%) RIP
2 4 (1.36%) DNS
2 4 (1.36%) IMAP
2 4 (1.36%) Internet
2 4 (1.36%) SMTP
3 2 (0.68%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) Broadband
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (37.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.07%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.07%) MySQL
2 12 (4.07%) NoSQL
3 8 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.37%) SAP BW
4 7 (2.37%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.02%) WebFOCUS
9 2 (0.68%) BODI
9 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.68%) DataStage
9 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 45 (15.25%) JIRA
3 30 (10.17%) IntelliJ
4 25 (8.47%) Gradle
4 25 (8.47%) Maven
4 25 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (8.14%) JUnit
5 24 (8.14%) Mockito
6 18 (6.10%) InstallShield
7 15 (5.08%) WiX
8 12 (4.07%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.73%) Bitbucket
10 10 (3.39%) Subversion
11 8 (2.71%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (2.03%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.36%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.68%) LSMW
16 1 (0.34%) Sourcetree
General
1 28 (9.49%) Finance
2 15 (5.08%) Marketing
3 4 (1.36%) Advertising
4 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.34%) Automotive
5 1 (0.34%) Games
5 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (63.39%) .NET
2 115 (38.98%) HTML
3 110 (37.29%) ASP.NET
4 104 (35.25%) AngularJS
5 102 (34.58%) CSS
6 71 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (23.39%) jQuery
8 55 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 45 (15.25%) RESTful
10 42 (14.24%) HTML5
11 37 (12.54%) Spring
12 35 (11.86%) CSS3
12 35 (11.86%) Web Services
13 32 (10.85%) .NET Framework
14 31 (10.51%) Spring Boot
15 29 (9.83%) .NET Core
16 28 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 28 (9.49%) React
17 27 (9.15%) XML
18 26 (8.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.05%) Fintech
5 5 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.69%) User Experience
5 5 (1.69%) W3C
6 2 (0.68%) CMDB
6 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (0.68%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.34%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.80%) Windows
2 8 (2.71%) Linux
3 4 (1.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.34%) Android
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (44.75%) MVC
3 52 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (15.93%) Scrum
5 44 (14.92%) TDD
6 29 (9.83%) SDLC
7 26 (8.81%) Web Development
8 25 (8.47%) CRM
9 24 (8.14%) OO
10 23 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 20 (6.78%) Software Engineering
12 19 (6.44%) Artificial Intelligence
13 18 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (5.08%) Customer Engagement
15 13 (4.41%) DevOps
15 13 (4.41%) ERP
15 13 (4.41%) Machine Learning
15 13 (4.41%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 194 (65.76%) C#
2 184 (62.37%) JavaScript
3 144 (48.81%) SQL
4 52 (17.63%) Java
5 28 (9.49%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.12%) VB
7 18 (6.10%) Java 8
8 15 (5.08%) TypeScript
9 14 (4.75%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.41%) C++
10 13 (4.41%) PHP
11 12 (4.07%) C
11 12 (4.07%) ES6
12 9 (3.05%) Python
13 6 (2.03%) Go
13 6 (2.03%) Ruby
13 6 (2.03%) Rust
14 2 (0.68%) ABAP
14 2 (0.68%) Delphi
14 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (14.58%) Degree
2 18 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) Ansible
2 2 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 63 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.86%) Oracle
3 16 (5.42%) SAP
4 12 (4.07%) Google
5 7 (2.37%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.68%) BMC
6 2 (0.68%) Cognos
6 2 (0.68%) IBM
6 2 (0.68%) Informatica
6 2 (0.68%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.68%) Remedy
6 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) Sony
7 1 (0.34%) Tableau