Period
to 23 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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

Software Development Engineer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - +80 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.57% - 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 - £40,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%

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 666 566 680
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 96.75% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 467 496 602
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in Portsmouth

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in Portsmouth

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, Software Development Engineer 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 Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Qt
1 11 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 10 (90.91%) Algorithms
2 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) ATL
2 10 (90.91%) STL
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing

Software Development Engineer 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Qt
2 10 (90.91%) ATL
2 10 (90.91%) STL
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 10 (90.91%) Algorithms
2 10 (90.91%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP