Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 56 38
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.93% 3.03% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 3.11% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 37
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,600 £31,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 689 644 792
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.28% 97.43% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 605 621 688
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 20 November 2017.

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 November 2017, 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 51 (92.73%) C#
2 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) MVC
3 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
3 42 (76.36%) ASP.NET
4 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 37 (67.27%) CSS
6 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (61.82%) SQL
8 33 (60.00%) jQuery
9 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (50.91%) HTML
11 27 (49.09%) AngularJS
11 27 (49.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (43.64%) Web Services
13 22 (40.00%) Web Development
13 22 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
15 19 (34.55%) .NET Core
15 19 (34.55%) Docker Swarm
15 19 (34.55%) Data Analytics
15 19 (34.55%) GitHub
15 19 (34.55%) Kendo UI
15 19 (34.55%) Analytics
15 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
15 19 (34.55%) Docker
16 15 (27.27%) Finance
17 13 (23.64%) WPF
18 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
18 12 (21.82%) Microsoft

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 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (34.55%) GitHub
3 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) Endeca
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Moq
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 42 (76.36%) ASP.NET
3 37 (67.27%) CSS
4 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (60.00%) jQuery
6 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (50.91%) HTML
8 27 (49.09%) AngularJS
9 24 (43.64%) Web Services
10 22 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (34.55%) .NET Core
11 19 (34.55%) Kendo UI
12 13 (23.64%) WPF
13 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 5 (9.09%) WCF
15 4 (7.27%) Ajax
16 2 (3.64%) HTML5
16 2 (3.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) MVC
2 22 (40.00%) Web Development
3 19 (34.55%) Analytics
3 19 (34.55%) Data Analytics
4 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.73%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (12.73%) Presales
6 7 (12.73%) UML
6 7 (12.73%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) OO
8 3 (5.45%) OOD
8 3 (5.45%) SDLC
9 2 (3.64%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (3.64%) Innovative Thinking
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Generation
9 2 (3.64%) TDD
10 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) C#
2 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
3 34 (61.82%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft