The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 51 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.32% 2.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 304 246 303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.44% 95.35% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 264 232 284
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Portsmouth

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Portsmouth

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (33.33%) HDFS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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