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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 54 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.63% 1.97% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.01% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
410 298 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.09% 98.03% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 331 236 195
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
4 8 (47.06%) C
4 8 (47.06%) Electronics
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) ETL
7 4 (23.53%) Toad
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) CA
7 4 (23.53%) SQLPlus
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQLPlus
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Toad
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) C++Builder
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Renesas
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago