Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 44 66 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.76% 10.59% 9.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.53% 11.68% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 58
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% - -12.63%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,625 £54,325 £54,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 584 565 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 89.71% 90.69% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 480 520 585
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,750
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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) C#
3 17 (38.64%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) jQuery
5 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 12 (27.27%) MVC
8 11 (25.00%) CSS
8 11 (25.00%) HTML
8 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (22.73%) QA
9 10 (22.73%) Retail
9 10 (22.73%) Java
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) SOLID
11 8 (18.18%) OO
11 8 (18.18%) C++
11 8 (18.18%) Scrum
11 8 (18.18%) Degree
11 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
12 7 (15.91%) C
12 7 (15.91%) Python
12 7 (15.91%) OOD
12 7 (15.91%) Unix
12 7 (15.91%) Front End Development
13 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.64%) 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 6 (13.64%) NServiceBus
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SNMP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Moq
1 6 (13.64%) NUnit
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.82%) Redmine
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (22.73%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 14 (31.82%) Software Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Graduate
5 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Junior
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Graduate Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
1 16 (36.36%) jQuery
2 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (13.64%) Autofac
4 6 (13.64%) Dapper ORM
4 6 (13.64%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (13.64%) NHibernate
4 6 (13.64%) Spring.NET
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.36%) Qt
6 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.09%) Java EE
6 4 (9.09%) JPA
6 4 (9.09%) LESS
6 4 (9.09%) XHTML
6 4 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Robotics
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) SOLID
4 8 (18.18%) OO
4 8 (18.18%) Scrum
5 7 (15.91%) Front End Development
5 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
5 7 (15.91%) OOD
6 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.36%) Open Source
7 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Network Management
8 4 (9.09%) Physics
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) SysML
8 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
8 4 (9.09%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C#
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 8 (18.18%) C++
6 7 (15.91%) C
6 7 (15.91%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Perforce
2 1 (2.27%) Tableau