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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 46 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.58% 7.35% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 7.43% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 13
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
422 471 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 96.57% 98.95% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 324 354 308
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 £27,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (89.19%) C#
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
1 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
2 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
3 25 (67.57%) HTML
4 23 (62.16%) SQL
5 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
6 21 (56.76%) CSS
7 19 (51.35%) MVC
7 19 (51.35%) jQuery
8 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
10 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
10 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (27.03%) Java
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) Degree
12 9 (24.32%) LINQ
12 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
13 8 (21.62%) SDLC
13 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
13 8 (21.62%) Web Services
14 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
14 7 (18.92%) WCF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (10.81%) JBoss
1 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) NUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
1 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
2 25 (67.57%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) CSS
4 19 (51.35%) jQuery
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
5 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
6 9 (24.32%) LINQ
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.92%) WCF
9 6 (16.22%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) XSLT
10 5 (13.51%) WSDL
10 5 (13.51%) SOAP
10 5 (13.51%) WinForms
11 4 (10.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C#
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Java
6 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.81%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) HND
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle