The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 55 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.71% 3.60% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 3.68% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 2
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% +58.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineer
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
399 326 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 97.32% 97.90% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 306 296 248
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) C++Builder
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
8 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) Big Data
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Android
8 2 (10.53%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) Scala
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (10.53%) STL
8 2 (10.53%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) C++Builder
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) MFC
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
2 2 (10.53%) RESTful
2 2 (10.53%) STL
3 1 (5.26%) Laravel
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) Symfony
3 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Web Development
2 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Zend