Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 45 24
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 68 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.83% 6.59% 9.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 7.39% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 54
Portsmouth median annual salary £52,500 £41,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -0.60% +2.47%
10th Percentile £21,350 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £64,125 £53,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 646 568 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 93.35% 89.17% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 516 503 537
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,625 £57,700 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 45 (66.18%) C++
2 37 (54.41%) Java
3 35 (51.47%) C
4 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (38.24%) C#
6 21 (30.88%) Machine Learning
7 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 19 (27.94%) J2EE
8 19 (27.94%) Ada
9 18 (26.47%) Ada 95
9 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (25.00%) Deep Learning
10 17 (25.00%) CNTK
10 17 (25.00%) Keras
10 17 (25.00%) Torch
10 17 (25.00%) MXNet
10 17 (25.00%) TensorFlow
10 17 (25.00%) Deeplearning4j
10 17 (25.00%) Caffe
11 16 (23.53%) SDLC
12 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (22.06%) Degree
13 12 (17.65%) JIRA
14 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
14 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.18%) Python
15 10 (14.71%) SQL
16 9 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (11.76%) Atlassian

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 (2.94%) CMS
1 2 (2.94%) Confluence
1 2 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
2 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.94%) JMeter
4 2 (2.94%) Robot Framework
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) Gradle
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Mockito
5 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (8.82%) Military
2 4 (5.88%) Advertising
2 4 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.88%) Avionics
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 49 (72.06%) Software Engineer
2 19 (27.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Developer
4 12 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Graduate
6 7 (10.29%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Fortran Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Fortran Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.94%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) J2EE
2 17 (25.00%) Caffe
2 17 (25.00%) CNTK
2 17 (25.00%) Deeplearning4j
2 17 (25.00%) Keras
2 17 (25.00%) MXNet
2 17 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 17 (25.00%) Torch
3 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 4 (5.88%) Web Services
5 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
5 3 (4.41%) HTML
6 2 (2.94%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.94%) LAMP
6 2 (2.94%) Node.js
7 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Algorithms
2 7 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) CMDB
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
1 3 (4.41%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Machine Learning
3 17 (25.00%) Deep Learning
4 16 (23.53%) SDLC
5 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineering
9 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
9 5 (7.35%) SysML
9 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.35%) UML
10 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.88%) Coaching
10 4 (5.88%) Data Privacy
10 4 (5.88%) Line Management
10 4 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (5.88%) Physics
10 4 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) C++
2 37 (54.41%) Java
3 35 (51.47%) C
4 26 (38.24%) C#
5 19 (27.94%) Ada
6 18 (26.47%) Ada 95
7 11 (16.18%) Python
8 10 (14.71%) SQL
9 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.88%) Fortran
11 3 (4.41%) VB
12 2 (2.94%) PHP
13 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.47%) Java 8
13 1 (1.47%) Kotlin
13 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.47%) VB6
13 1 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.06%) Degree
3 9 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) MISRA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.47%) BMC
2 1 (1.47%) IBM
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy