Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 68 52
Rank change year-on-year +35 -16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 56 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.72% 1.79% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.76% 1.82% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 54 11 29
Portsmouth median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -7.22% -3.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £32,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 639 605 769
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.53% 98.21% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 567 567 685
Portsmouth median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 46 (82.14%) .NET
2 46 (82.14%) MVC
3 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
3 45 (80.36%) ASP.NET
4 44 (78.57%) SQL
5 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
7 35 (62.50%) CSS
8 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (57.14%) jQuery
9 32 (57.14%) HTML
9 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (57.14%) AngularJS
10 30 (53.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (53.57%) SQL Server 2016
11 28 (50.00%) Web Services
12 27 (48.21%) .NET Core
12 27 (48.21%) Docker Swarm
12 27 (48.21%) Kendo UI
12 27 (48.21%) Analytics
12 27 (48.21%) Jenkins
12 27 (48.21%) Data Analytics
12 27 (48.21%) GitHub
12 27 (48.21%) Docker
13 16 (28.57%) Web Development
14 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
16 9 (16.07%) WPF
17 8 (14.29%) Scrum

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 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (48.21%) GitHub
3 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (53.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) .NET
2 45 (80.36%) ASP.NET
3 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (62.50%) CSS
5 32 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (57.14%) HTML
5 32 (57.14%) jQuery
6 30 (53.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 28 (50.00%) Web Services
8 27 (48.21%) .NET Core
8 27 (48.21%) Kendo UI
9 9 (16.07%) WPF
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
13 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.79%) HTML5
13 1 (1.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) MVC
2 27 (48.21%) Analytics
2 27 (48.21%) Data Analytics
3 16 (28.57%) Web Development
4 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Generation
7 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.36%) Presales
7 3 (5.36%) UML
7 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Innovative Thinking
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.79%) SDLC
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 44 (78.57%) SQL
3 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (48.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft