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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 305 256 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 44.01% 43.17% 34.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.19% 44.83% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 274 224 170
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
675 571 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.40% 96.29% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 566 462 476
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 0 199 £37,500 +7.14% 29
Poole 0 66 £35,000 - 9
Ferndown - 6 £22,500 -
Dorchester +5 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 415 (63.26%) JavaScript
2 411 (62.65%) HTML
3 381 (58.08%) CSS
4 375 (57.16%) .NET
5 370 (56.40%) C#
6 318 (48.48%) MVC
7 314 (47.87%) ASP.NET
8 281 (42.84%) jQuery
9 280 (42.68%) SQL
10 262 (39.94%) SQL Server
11 208 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 193 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
13 167 (25.46%) Microsoft
14 158 (24.09%) PHP
15 148 (22.56%) OO
16 146 (22.26%) Web Development
17 139 (21.19%) AngularJS
18 121 (18.45%) T-SQL
19 120 (18.29%) MySQL
20 119 (18.14%) .NET Framework
21 118 (17.99%) Java
22 117 (17.84%) HTML5
23 113 (17.23%) Degree
24 112 (17.07%) Software Engineering
25 105 (16.01%) Entity Framework
26 100 (15.24%) Scrum
27 96 (14.63%) TDD
28 95 (14.48%) Drupal
29 87 (13.26%) WCF
29 87 (13.26%) WordPress

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 95 (14.48%) Drupal
2 87 (13.26%) WordPress
3 75 (11.43%) CMS
4 58 (8.84%) Joomla!
5 44 (6.71%) Apache
6 28 (4.27%) SharePoint
7 20 (3.05%) IIS
8 14 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.37%) Umbraco
11 8 (1.22%) Node.js
12 6 (0.91%) Moodle
13 3 (0.46%) JBoss
13 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.30%) SAS
14 2 (0.30%) SilverStripe
15 1 (0.15%) Lync
15 1 (0.15%) Kentico
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.61%) MS Office
5 3 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 59 (8.99%) Magento
2 8 (1.22%) Zen Cart
3 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) SaaS
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.07%) Internet
2 3 (0.46%) PBX
2 3 (0.46%) VoIP
3 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (39.94%) SQL Server
2 120 (18.29%) MySQL
3 42 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 36 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 24 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 23 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.07%) HBase
12 7 (1.07%) Big Data
13 4 (0.61%) FileMaker
13 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.61%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.46%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 85 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 65 (9.91%) Subversion
3 58 (8.84%) NUnit
3 58 (8.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 35 (5.34%) Git (software)
5 34 (5.18%) Maven
6 21 (3.20%) Moq
6 21 (3.20%) MSTest
7 19 (2.90%) JUnit
8 16 (2.44%) Log4Net
8 16 (2.44%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.98%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.37%) Xcode
12 8 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (1.07%) Ant
14 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.46%) Mercurial
16 2 (0.30%) JIRA
17 1 (0.15%) FitNesse
General
1 63 (9.60%) Finance
2 43 (6.55%) Banking
3 36 (5.49%) Multimedia
4 31 (4.73%) Marketing
5 14 (2.13%) Back Office
5 14 (2.13%) Publishing
6 13 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.76%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.76%) Advertising
9 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.46%) Electronics
9 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.30%) Games
10 2 (0.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (62.65%) HTML
2 381 (58.08%) CSS
3 375 (57.16%) .NET
4 314 (47.87%) ASP.NET
5 281 (42.84%) jQuery
6 208 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 139 (21.19%) AngularJS
8 119 (18.14%) .NET Framework
9 117 (17.84%) HTML5
10 105 (16.01%) Entity Framework
11 87 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 87 (13.26%) WCF
12 86 (13.11%) CSS3
13 82 (12.50%) Ajax
14 78 (11.89%) LINQ
15 77 (11.74%) Spring
16 73 (11.13%) XML
17 55 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (8.23%) CakePHP
19 53 (8.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.86%) User Experience
2 31 (4.73%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.57%) Social Network
4 25 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (2.59%) Derivative
7 14 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.98%) Open Source
9 12 (1.83%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.37%) Animation
11 7 (1.07%) Photography
11 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.76%) Social Media
14 4 (0.61%) Data Integration
15 3 (0.46%) Web 2.0
15 3 (0.46%) Replication
16 2 (0.30%) N-Tier
17 1 (0.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 85 (12.96%) Windows
2 33 (5.03%) Linux
3 22 (3.35%) Android
3 22 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (1.83%) UNIX
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.30%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (48.48%) MVC
2 193 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (22.56%) OO
4 146 (22.26%) Web Development
5 112 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 100 (15.24%) Scrum
7 96 (14.63%) TDD
8 71 (10.82%) OOP
9 53 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
10 44 (6.71%) Web Application Development
11 38 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (5.49%) SOA
13 31 (4.73%) E-Commerce
14 30 (4.57%) Kanban
15 28 (4.27%) Dependency Injection
15 28 (4.27%) Mentoring
16 25 (3.81%) ETL
17 23 (3.51%) Unit Testing
17 23 (3.51%) Time Management
18 22 (3.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 415 (63.26%) JavaScript
2 370 (56.40%) C#
3 280 (42.68%) SQL
4 158 (24.09%) PHP
5 121 (18.45%) T-SQL
6 118 (17.99%) Java
7 74 (11.28%) VB.NET
8 25 (3.81%) PHP5
8 25 (3.81%) C++
9 9 (1.37%) VB
9 9 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 8 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.91%) Ruby
12 5 (0.76%) Delphi
13 3 (0.46%) VBA
13 3 (0.46%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.46%) Scala
13 3 (0.46%) Go
14 2 (0.30%) VB6
15 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (17.23%) Degree
2 32 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.90%) MCSD
4 16 (2.44%) MCP
5 4 (0.61%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.07%) Puppet
1 7 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 167 (25.46%) Microsoft
2 63 (9.60%) Oracle
3 62 (9.45%) Zend
4 10 (1.52%) Facebook
5 9 (1.37%) Google
5 9 (1.37%) SAP
6 6 (0.91%) Adobe
7 4 (0.61%) Telerik
8 3 (0.46%) Informatica
8 3 (0.46%) Cognos
9 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.15%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.15%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.15%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.15%) HP
10 1 (0.15%) Cognizant
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Christchurch, Dorset
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
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