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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 41.18% 14.29% 41.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.67% 25.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
15 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 88.24% 57.14% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 11
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dorchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dorchester

Software Engineering
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
1 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) UML
3 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) WPF
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) WinForms
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
6 1 (7.14%) Sun
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
6 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) WPF
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Sun