The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 56.25% 27.78% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 60.00% 27.78% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 93.75% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 16
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Dorset

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

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

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
3 9 (64.29%) UML
3 9 (64.29%) VC++
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Electronics
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) Swing
7 1 (7.14%) OO

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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.

General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) VC++
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
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