The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 31.58% 55.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.29% 78.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Software Engineering
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 89.47% 70.37% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 2
Average salary £50,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.28% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dorchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Dorchester

Software Engineering
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) UML
3 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
4 6 (46.15%) VC++
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
8 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (7.69%) Automotive
8 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
8 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (7.69%) C
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Sun
8 1 (7.69%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) WPF
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) VC++
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sun
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