Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 241 327 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 36.52% 47.12% 43.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.19% 47.32% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 231 302 284
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 648 691 643
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.18% 99.57% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 543 601 620
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 169 (70.12%) JavaScript
2 163 (67.63%) C#
3 161 (66.80%) .NET
4 120 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (48.96%) SQL Server
6 117 (48.55%) HTML
6 117 (48.55%) MVC
7 113 (46.89%) CSS
8 111 (46.06%) ASP.NET
9 105 (43.57%) SQL
10 91 (37.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 79 (32.78%) Microsoft
12 76 (31.54%) AngularJS
13 67 (27.80%) jQuery
14 64 (26.56%) TDD
15 56 (23.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (19.92%) Web Development
17 42 (17.43%) Degree
17 42 (17.43%) T-SQL
18 40 (16.60%) React
19 39 (16.18%) Finance
19 39 (16.18%) Web Services
19 39 (16.18%) XML
19 39 (16.18%) HTML5
20 37 (15.35%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (15.35%) .NET Framework
21 34 (14.11%) Greenfield Project
22 32 (13.28%) CSS3
23 30 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
24 28 (11.62%) Git (software)

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 6 (2.49%) IIS
2 5 (2.07%) CMS
2 5 (2.07%) WordPress
3 3 (1.24%) Confluence
3 3 (1.24%) Drupal
3 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.83%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.66%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.66%) Boomi
4 3 (1.24%) SaaS
5 2 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.83%) Serverless
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) npm
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.39%) RIP
2 6 (2.49%) DNS
2 6 (2.49%) IMAP
2 6 (2.49%) Internet
2 6 (2.49%) SMTP
3 2 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (48.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.90%) Power BI
4 6 (2.49%) QlikView
5 5 (2.07%) Big Data
5 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.24%) BODI
7 3 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.24%) DataStage
7 3 (1.24%) GIS
7 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.83%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 37 (15.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (11.62%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.79%) InstallShield
4 20 (8.30%) WiX
5 11 (4.56%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.73%) NUnit
7 8 (3.32%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.90%) JIRA
8 7 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.90%) Xcode
9 4 (1.66%) Gradle
9 4 (1.66%) Maven
10 3 (1.24%) LSMW
11 2 (0.83%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.83%) JUnit
11 2 (0.83%) Mockito
11 2 (0.83%) Subversion
11 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (16.18%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Retail
3 7 (2.90%) Marketing
4 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 4 (1.66%) Advertising
6 2 (0.83%) Games
6 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (66.80%) .NET
2 117 (48.55%) HTML
3 113 (46.89%) CSS
4 111 (46.06%) ASP.NET
5 91 (37.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (31.54%) AngularJS
7 67 (27.80%) jQuery
8 56 (23.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (16.60%) React
10 39 (16.18%) HTML5
10 39 (16.18%) Web Services
10 39 (16.18%) XML
11 37 (15.35%) .NET Framework
12 32 (13.28%) CSS3
13 25 (10.37%) WCF
14 22 (9.13%) Ajax
15 20 (8.30%) Entity Framework
16 16 (6.64%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (6.64%) RequireJS
17 15 (6.22%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.11%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.32%) Fintech
4 7 (2.90%) User Experience
5 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.24%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.24%) W3C
8 2 (0.83%) Animation
8 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.83%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.83%) Photography
8 2 (0.83%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.81%) Android
1 14 (5.81%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.07%) Windows
3 3 (1.24%) Linux
3 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (48.55%) MVC
3 64 (26.56%) TDD
4 48 (19.92%) Web Development
5 30 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.20%) Unit Testing
8 26 (10.79%) CRM
8 26 (10.79%) Open Source
9 24 (9.96%) BDD
9 24 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (8.71%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.30%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (7.05%) Computer Science
13 14 (5.81%) Mobile Development
13 14 (5.81%) Software Engineering
14 13 (5.39%) Analytics
14 13 (5.39%) Front End Development
14 13 (5.39%) SDLC
15 12 (4.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 169 (70.12%) JavaScript
2 163 (67.63%) C#
3 105 (43.57%) SQL
4 42 (17.43%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.05%) Java
6 12 (4.98%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.73%) PHP
7 9 (3.73%) Ruby
7 9 (3.73%) VB
8 8 (3.32%) ABAP
8 8 (3.32%) C++
9 5 (2.07%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.66%) C
11 3 (1.24%) Python
12 2 (0.83%) ES6
12 2 (0.83%) X++
13 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.41%) F#
13 1 (0.41%) Java 8
13 1 (0.41%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 42 (17.43%) Degree
2 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) QA
2 4 (1.66%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.66%) Docker
1 4 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Grafana
1 1 (0.41%) Kibana
1 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 79 (32.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.39%) Oracle
3 9 (3.73%) SAP
4 5 (2.07%) Adobe
4 5 (2.07%) Tableau
5 3 (1.24%) Informatica
6 2 (0.83%) Autodesk
6 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.41%) BMC
7 1 (0.41%) Google
7 1 (0.41%) IFS
7 1 (0.41%) Remedy