Period
to 20 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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

Senior Developer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 41 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 59 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.26% 5.13% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.39% 5.23% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 26 19
Portsmouth median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% -1.96%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £87,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +13.96%

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 628 631 572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.59% 98.13% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 511 564 528
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,875 £56,625
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -2.41% +3.75%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 50 (84.75%) SQL
1 50 (84.75%) C#
2 49 (83.05%) .NET
3 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
3 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
4 46 (77.97%) CSS
4 46 (77.97%) jQuery
5 45 (76.27%) ASP.NET
5 45 (76.27%) MVC
6 44 (74.58%) HTML
7 43 (72.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (62.71%) AngularJS
9 35 (59.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (55.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 32 (54.24%) Kendo UI
11 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (50.85%) Docker
12 30 (50.85%) Analytics
12 30 (50.85%) Jenkins
12 30 (50.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (50.85%) .NET Core
12 30 (50.85%) Docker Swarm
12 30 (50.85%) Data Analytics
12 30 (50.85%) GitHub
12 30 (50.85%) Web Services
13 14 (23.73%) CSS3
13 14 (23.73%) HTML5
13 14 (23.73%) Web Development
14 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 35 (59.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (50.85%) GitHub
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (79.66%) SQL Server
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (50.85%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.86%) Selenium
4 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) webpack
5 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 46 (77.97%) CSS
2 46 (77.97%) jQuery
3 45 (76.27%) ASP.NET
4 44 (74.58%) HTML
5 43 (72.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (62.71%) AngularJS
7 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (54.24%) Kendo UI
8 30 (50.85%) .NET Core
8 30 (50.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (50.85%) Web Services
9 14 (23.73%) CSS3
9 14 (23.73%) HTML5
10 8 (13.56%) React
11 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (6.78%) Express
12 4 (6.78%) Node.js
12 4 (6.78%) Sass
12 4 (6.78%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) MVC
2 30 (50.85%) Analytics
2 30 (50.85%) Data Analytics
3 14 (23.73%) Web Development
4 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Lead Generation
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
7 6 (10.17%) A/B Testing
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 6 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (10.17%) Web Design
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.78%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.78%) SDLC
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.39%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.39%) Presales
9 2 (3.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) C#
1 50 (84.75%) SQL
2 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.56%) TypeScript
5 7 (11.86%) VB
6 6 (10.17%) ES6
7 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (50.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (50.85%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft