The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorchester region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Dorset / Dorchester
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 9.09% 7.14% 42.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 7.14% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorchester 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
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 19
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorchester region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dorchester

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorchester region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Robotics
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) UML
2 8 (88.89%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Machine Learning
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree