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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 16.67% 55.56% 22.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 62.50% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 50.00% 88.89% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 11
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JavaFX
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Fortran
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Fortran
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001