Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.93% 9.63% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 10.66% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 34
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,038 £30,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £59,625
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 554 563 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 93.42% 90.37% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 434 497 415
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 30 (63.83%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (53.19%) SQL
4 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
4 23 (48.94%) CSS
4 23 (48.94%) jQuery
5 22 (46.81%) .NET
5 22 (46.81%) HTML
6 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
7 17 (36.17%) HTML5
8 15 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (29.79%) Linux
10 13 (27.66%) MVC
10 13 (27.66%) QA
10 13 (27.66%) SOLID
10 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
11 12 (25.53%) TypeScript
12 11 (23.40%) Windows
12 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
13 10 (21.28%) C
13 10 (21.28%) MySQL
13 10 (21.28%) NUnit
13 10 (21.28%) Web Development
13 10 (21.28%) React
13 10 (21.28%) Moq
14 9 (19.15%) Spring.NET
14 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
14 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (19.15%) NServiceBus

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 9 (19.15%) NServiceBus
2 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) SNA
3 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Power BI
5 1 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Moq
2 10 (21.28%) NUnit
3 6 (12.77%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.51%) JIRA
6 3 (6.38%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (6.38%) Redmine
7 2 (4.26%) LabVIEW
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.13%) RSpec
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Software Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Software Engineer
4 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
5 11 (23.40%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
6 10 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (19.15%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
8 8 (17.02%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (12.77%) C# GUI Developer
9 6 (12.77%) GUI Developer
9 6 (12.77%) React Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior GUI Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) CSS
1 23 (48.94%) jQuery
2 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
3 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
4 17 (36.17%) HTML5
5 10 (21.28%) React
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (19.15%) Autofac
6 9 (19.15%) Dapper ORM
6 9 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (19.15%) NHibernate
6 9 (19.15%) Spring.NET
7 8 (17.02%) CSS3
7 8 (17.02%) WebSockets
8 4 (8.51%) Qt
8 4 (8.51%) REST
9 3 (6.38%) Highcharts JS
9 3 (6.38%) LESS
9 3 (6.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Robotics
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 13 (27.66%) SOLID
4 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
5 10 (21.28%) Web Development
6 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 7 (14.89%) TDD
9 6 (12.77%) OO
9 6 (12.77%) OOD
9 6 (12.77%) Scrum
10 5 (10.64%) Analytics
10 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
10 5 (10.64%) Open Source
11 4 (8.51%) BDD
11 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
12 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
12 3 (6.38%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 25 (53.19%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) TypeScript
5 10 (21.28%) C
6 7 (14.89%) Java
6 7 (14.89%) Python
7 5 (10.64%) C++
8 3 (6.38%) VB
9 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.13%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Tableau