The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 63 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.08% 2.27% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 2.37% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software Developer
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 465 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.92% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 347 356 308
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bournemouth region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 25 (86.21%) C#
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
1 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) MVC
7 9 (31.03%) jQuery
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Java
9 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (20.69%) WCF
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.24%) WSDL
11 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
11 5 (17.24%) WinForms
11 5 (17.24%) XSLT
11 5 (17.24%) SOAP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) NUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
2 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
1 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) WCF
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.24%) XSLT
7 5 (17.24%) WSDL
7 5 (17.24%) WinForms
7 5 (17.24%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) HTML5
10 1 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
4 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) HND
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 38,000
Posted: 6 days ago