Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.76% 5.92% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 5.98% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 22
Portsmouth median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +11.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £40,250 £39,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £52,375
Hampshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 574 669 596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 98.96% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 497 584 579
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 33 (97.06%) C#
2 32 (94.12%) .NET
3 30 (88.24%) SQL
4 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (85.29%) CSS
5 28 (82.35%) HTML
6 27 (79.41%) MVC
7 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
7 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
8 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
10 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (50.00%) InstallShield
11 17 (50.00%) Finance
11 17 (50.00%) XML
12 15 (44.12%) WiX
12 15 (44.12%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (44.12%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
14 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (23.53%) CSS3
15 8 (23.53%) HTML5
15 8 (23.53%) jQuery
15 8 (23.53%) Web Services
16 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
16 7 (20.59%) Web Development
17 6 (17.65%) React
18 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
19 4 (11.76%) TDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) IMAP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 15 (44.12%) WiX
4 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) NUnit
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) HTML
4 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
5 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
7 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (50.00%) XML
8 8 (23.53%) CSS3
8 8 (23.53%) HTML5
8 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) React
10 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (11.76%) WebSockets
11 3 (8.82%) .NET Core
11 3 (8.82%) Ajax
11 3 (8.82%) WCF
12 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (2.94%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.94%) Ada
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft