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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 32 54 20
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 41 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.61% 4.68% 12.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 4.73% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 35
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
533 444 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.89% 98.89% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 367 394 220
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 65 (100.00%) C#
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
3 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
4 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
5 40 (61.54%) SQL
6 39 (60.00%) MVC
7 38 (58.46%) MS Excel
8 36 (55.38%) HTML
9 35 (53.85%) CSS
10 34 (52.31%) .NET Framework
11 28 (43.08%) Visual Studio
12 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
13 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (27.69%) WCF
14 18 (27.69%) WinForms
14 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
14 18 (27.69%) C++
15 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
15 17 (26.15%) VB
15 17 (26.15%) SAP
15 17 (26.15%) Crystal Reports
15 17 (26.15%) Windows
15 17 (26.15%) COM
15 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (26.15%) VB6
15 17 (26.15%) VC++
15 17 (26.15%) Degree
15 17 (26.15%) SAP Business One

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (58.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (26.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (26.15%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) Visual Studio
2 18 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) MSTest
3 2 (3.08%) NUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
3 36 (55.38%) HTML
4 35 (53.85%) CSS
5 34 (52.31%) .NET Framework
6 18 (27.69%) WCF
6 18 (27.69%) WinForms
7 17 (26.15%) COM
8 16 (24.62%) Entity Framework
9 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (15.38%) Ajax
11 10 (15.38%) DHTML
12 4 (6.15%) LINQ
13 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (3.08%) HTML5
14 2 (3.08%) jQuery
14 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 1 (1.54%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) MVC
2 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
3 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
3 17 (26.15%) SDLC
4 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
6 5 (7.69%) TDD
6 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.62%) OO
7 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.08%) BDD
8 2 (3.08%) OOP
8 2 (3.08%) SOLID
9 1 (1.54%) Android Development
9 1 (1.54%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.54%) Scrum
9 1 (1.54%) SOA
9 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (61.54%) SQL
3 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.69%) C++
5 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
5 17 (26.15%) VB
5 17 (26.15%) VB6
5 17 (26.15%) VC++
6 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.08%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
1 17 (26.15%) MCPD
1 17 (26.15%) MCTS
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
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