Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 43 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 54 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.11% 5.99% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.85% 6.66% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 41
Portsmouth median annual salary £41,750 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.02% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £62,750 £72,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 548 616 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 92.41% 90.06% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 476 535 544
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) C
4 20 (37.04%) C#
4 20 (37.04%) Degree
5 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 15 (27.78%) JIRA
7 14 (25.93%) SQL
7 14 (25.93%) Web Services
8 13 (24.07%) C++
8 13 (24.07%) .NET
8 13 (24.07%) Test Automation
9 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.22%) Python
10 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 10 (18.52%) HTML
10 10 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
10 10 (18.52%) SDLC
10 10 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
11 9 (16.67%) Robot Framework
11 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
11 9 (16.67%) Gherkin
11 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 9 (16.67%) Open Source

Software Engineering
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 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) JIRA
2 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
4 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.67%) JMeter
4 9 (16.67%) Robot Framework
4 9 (16.67%) Selenium
4 9 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 8 (14.81%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (7.41%) Subversion
7 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.85%) Moq
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 4 (7.41%) Avionics
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Test Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (14.81%) JIRA Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Junior
7 6 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Graduate
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Junior C# Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Web Services
2 13 (24.07%) .NET
3 10 (18.52%) HTML
4 9 (16.67%) CSS
4 9 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.81%) J2EE
6 6 (11.11%) Caffe
6 6 (11.11%) CNTK
6 6 (11.11%) CSS3
6 6 (11.11%) Deeplearning4j
6 6 (11.11%) HTML5
6 6 (11.11%) Keras
6 6 (11.11%) MXNet
6 6 (11.11%) TensorFlow
6 6 (11.11%) Torch
7 5 (9.26%) jQuery
7 5 (9.26%) React
7 5 (9.26%) WebSockets
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Test Automation
3 10 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (18.52%) SDLC
4 9 (16.67%) Kanban
4 9 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 9 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Open Source
4 9 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Web Development
5 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.11%) Deep Learning
6 6 (11.11%) UML
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.26%) SysML
7 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) C
3 20 (37.04%) C#
4 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.93%) SQL
6 13 (24.07%) C++
7 12 (22.22%) Python
8 8 (14.81%) Ada
9 7 (12.96%) Ada 95
10 6 (11.11%) TypeScript
11 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.70%) PHP
12 2 (3.70%) VB
13 1 (1.85%) Java 8
13 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Degree
2 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) MISRA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Firmware
1 1 (1.85%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle