The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 239 407 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.66% 44.24% 38.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.00% 45.37% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 216 342 270
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
629 897 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.47% 97.50% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 486 732 596
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 165 £35,000 -6.66% 27
Poole 0 42 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Ferndown - 5 £32,500 - 2
Verwood - 3 £38,500 - 4
Wimborne - 2 £20,000 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 312 (57.35%) HTML
2 293 (53.86%) .NET
3 290 (53.31%) JavaScript
4 289 (53.13%) C#
5 280 (51.47%) CSS
6 239 (43.93%) ASP.NET
7 214 (39.34%) MVC
8 199 (36.58%) SQL
9 194 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
10 181 (33.27%) jQuery
11 179 (32.90%) SQL Server
12 155 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 116 (21.32%) Microsoft
14 113 (20.77%) PHP
15 112 (20.59%) OO
16 110 (20.22%) Java
17 107 (19.67%) MySQL
18 106 (19.49%) Scrum
19 104 (19.12%) TDD
19 104 (19.12%) .NET Framework
20 97 (17.83%) Web Development
21 86 (15.81%) Ajax
22 81 (14.89%) Entity Framework
23 77 (14.15%) Windows
24 75 (13.79%) HTML5
25 72 (13.24%) WCF
26 69 (12.68%) AngularJS
26 69 (12.68%) Spring
27 68 (12.50%) Visual Studio
28 67 (12.32%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (7.17%) Drupal
2 36 (6.62%) WordPress
3 32 (5.88%) Apache
4 31 (5.70%) CMS
5 20 (3.68%) Joomla!
6 16 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.39%) IIS
8 10 (1.84%) Node.js
9 9 (1.65%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.47%) Moodle
11 6 (1.10%) JBoss
11 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.92%) MediaWiki
13 3 (0.55%) SilverStripe
13 3 (0.55%) Mule
14 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.37%) SAS
14 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.18%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 27 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.55%) MS Office
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.37%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (5.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.94%) SaaS
2 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.55%) PBX
2 3 (0.55%) VoIP
3 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (32.90%) SQL Server
2 107 (19.67%) MySQL
3 34 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.84%) Big Data
9 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.84%) HBase
10 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.55%) SSDT
13 3 (0.55%) QlikView
13 3 (0.55%) Pentaho
13 3 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 65 (11.95%) Subversion
3 49 (9.01%) Git (software)
4 44 (8.09%) NUnit
5 43 (7.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 35 (6.43%) Maven
7 19 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (2.94%) JUnit
9 15 (2.76%) Selenium
10 13 (2.39%) Ant
11 12 (2.21%) Dreamweaver
11 12 (2.21%) MSTest
12 11 (2.02%) Moq
12 11 (2.02%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.02%) Xcode
12 11 (2.02%) JIRA
13 10 (1.84%) Log4Net
13 10 (1.84%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.74%) MagicDraw
14 4 (0.74%) FitNesse
General
1 67 (12.32%) Finance
2 33 (6.07%) Banking
3 32 (5.88%) Marketing
4 21 (3.86%) Multimedia
5 15 (2.76%) Electronics
6 14 (2.57%) Retail
7 12 (2.21%) Publishing
8 9 (1.65%) Advertising
9 8 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Games
12 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.55%) Back Office
13 2 (0.37%) Legal
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Front Office
14 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (57.35%) HTML
2 293 (53.86%) .NET
3 280 (51.47%) CSS
4 239 (43.93%) ASP.NET
5 181 (33.27%) jQuery
6 155 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 104 (19.12%) .NET Framework
8 86 (15.81%) Ajax
9 81 (14.89%) Entity Framework
10 75 (13.79%) HTML5
11 72 (13.24%) WCF
12 69 (12.68%) AngularJS
12 69 (12.68%) Spring
13 67 (12.32%) LINQ
14 66 (12.13%) JSON
15 51 (9.38%) XML
15 51 (9.38%) CSS3
16 49 (9.01%) ASP.NET Web API
17 47 (8.64%) LAMP
18 38 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.15%) User Experience
2 24 (4.41%) Social Network
3 19 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (2.02%) Animation
7 10 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.10%) Photography
11 5 (0.92%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.74%) Social Media
13 3 (0.55%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.55%) iPhone
14 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.37%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
15 1 (0.18%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.18%) Embedded Systems
15 1 (0.18%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.15%) Windows
2 45 (8.27%) Linux
3 33 (6.07%) Android
4 31 (5.70%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (2.21%) UNIX
7 9 (1.65%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (39.34%) MVC
2 194 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (20.59%) OO
4 106 (19.49%) Scrum
5 104 (19.12%) TDD
6 97 (17.83%) Web Development
7 63 (11.58%) SDLC
8 37 (6.80%) Unit Testing
9 36 (6.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 36 (6.62%) OOP
9 36 (6.62%) Software Engineering
10 34 (6.25%) ETL
10 34 (6.25%) Web Application Development
11 33 (6.07%) Android Development
12 31 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (5.70%) iOS Development
13 25 (4.60%) SOA
14 23 (4.23%) Mentoring
15 22 (4.04%) Kanban
16 21 (3.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 290 (53.31%) JavaScript
2 289 (53.13%) C#
3 199 (36.58%) SQL
4 113 (20.77%) PHP
5 110 (20.22%) Java
6 61 (11.21%) T-SQL
7 39 (7.17%) VB.NET
8 27 (4.96%) C++
9 24 (4.41%) PHP5
10 12 (2.21%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.47%) C
12 7 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.10%) VB
14 5 (0.92%) JCL
15 4 (0.74%) PL/1
15 4 (0.74%) Groovy
16 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.55%) Python
16 3 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (11.03%) Degree
2 23 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.57%) MCSD
4 10 (1.84%) MCP
5 4 (0.74%) MCPD
6 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.84%) Puppet
2 4 (0.74%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.18%) Plesk
Vendors
1 116 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.21%) Oracle
3 24 (4.41%) Zend
4 10 (1.84%) Google
5 9 (1.65%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.92%) Adobe
7 3 (0.55%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.55%) IBM
7 3 (0.55%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.55%) Cognos
8 2 (0.37%) SAP
8 2 (0.37%) Informatica
8 2 (0.37%) Facebook
8 2 (0.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.18%) Telerik
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + b
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k - 45k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago