The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.20% 1.51% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 1.57% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £75,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 324 254 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.30% 95.85% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 282 237 276
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Portsmouth

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Portsmouth

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Portsmouth

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
1 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (62.50%) Kendo UI
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) CRM
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 4 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 2 (12.50%) Apache
8 2 (12.50%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) CakePHP
8 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (12.50%) OO PHP

Senior Software 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 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Kendo UI
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) CakePHP
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) CRM
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
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