Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 33 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.00% 6.42% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.88% 6.94% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 57
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,875 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £72,500 £51,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 609 620 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 88.78% 92.54% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 528 596 637
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,425 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +2.41%

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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) .NET
3 20 (41.67%) Java
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.17%) MVC
7 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
7 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) Retail
7 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
8 11 (22.92%) Python
9 10 (20.83%) CSS
9 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 10 (20.83%) SDLC
10 9 (18.75%) jQuery
11 8 (16.67%) QA
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.58%) C++
12 7 (14.58%) Windows
12 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Scrum
12 7 (14.58%) NUnit
12 7 (14.58%) Ruby
12 7 (14.58%) Degree
12 7 (14.58%) Moq
12 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
13 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 6 (12.50%) SysML

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 5 (10.42%) NServiceBus
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Redis
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (4.17%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) Power BI
6 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Moq
1 7 (14.58%) NUnit
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.08%) Redmine
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (27.08%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Junior
4 8 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Graduate
5 7 (14.58%) Java Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Development Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Graduate Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Junior Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) CSS
4 9 (18.75%) jQuery
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 6 (12.50%) Java EE
6 6 (12.50%) JPA
7 5 (10.42%) HTML5
7 5 (10.42%) XML
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
8 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) XHTML
9 3 (6.25%) Ajax
9 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.25%) Qt
10 2 (4.17%) WCF
10 2 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Wiki
3 2 (4.17%) Acoustics
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Robotics
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) MVC
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) SDLC
4 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) OO
5 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) SysML
5 6 (12.50%) UML
6 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
6 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
6 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 5 (10.42%) SOLID
7 4 (8.33%) OOD
7 4 (8.33%) Physics
7 4 (8.33%) XML Parsing
8 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) Java
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.92%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) C++
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 5 (10.42%) C
8 2 (4.17%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Perforce
2 1 (2.08%) Tableau