Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.73% 7.11% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 7.25% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 26
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -12.20%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £67,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 592 703 496
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 98.05% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 465 633 467
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -2.44%

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 July 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 July 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 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 30 (85.71%) HTML
2 30 (85.71%) CSS
3 29 (82.86%) C#
3 29 (82.86%) SQL
3 29 (82.86%) .NET
4 25 (71.43%) jQuery
5 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (60.00%) MVC
6 20 (57.14%) AngularJS
7 19 (54.29%) CSS3
7 19 (54.29%) HTML5
8 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
10 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
11 12 (34.29%) React
11 12 (34.29%) TypeScript
11 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
11 12 (34.29%) MySQL
12 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (25.71%) Web Development
13 9 (25.71%) Kendo UI
14 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
14 8 (22.86%) WebSockets
14 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
14 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
14 8 (22.86%) Web Services
14 8 (22.86%) Windows

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 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) MySQL
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) InstallShield
3 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) webpack
3 4 (11.43%) WiX
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) CSS
1 30 (85.71%) HTML
2 29 (82.86%) .NET
3 25 (71.43%) jQuery
4 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 19 (54.29%) CSS3
6 19 (54.29%) HTML5
7 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (34.29%) React
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (25.71%) Kendo UI
11 8 (22.86%) .NET Core
11 8 (22.86%) Web Services
11 8 (22.86%) WebSockets
12 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (14.29%) Node.js
14 4 (11.43%) Express
14 4 (11.43%) Sass
14 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Web Development
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
3 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.14%) A/B Testing
5 6 (17.14%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (17.14%) Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 29 (82.86%) C#
2 29 (82.86%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) TypeScript
4 7 (20.00%) VB
5 6 (17.14%) ES6
6 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft