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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 272 375 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 37.47% 44.01% 41.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.69% 45.90% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 253 315 282
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
703 817 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.83% 95.89% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 556 661 588
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 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 0 174 £36,000 -4.00% 38
Poole 0 53 £37,500 - 6
Verwood - 10 £37,500 - 1
Ferndown 0 4 £27,750 +23.33% 1
Wimborne +2 1 £20,000 -55.55%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 307 (59.15%) HTML
2 274 (52.79%) .NET
3 269 (51.83%) CSS
4 263 (50.67%) JavaScript
5 262 (50.48%) C#
6 211 (40.66%) ASP.NET
7 196 (37.76%) MVC
8 185 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
9 180 (34.68%) SQL
10 164 (31.60%) jQuery
11 151 (29.09%) SQL Server
12 134 (25.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 109 (21.00%) PHP
14 103 (19.85%) Scrum
15 102 (19.65%) MySQL
16 101 (19.46%) Microsoft
17 99 (19.08%) OO
18 96 (18.50%) TDD
19 94 (18.11%) .NET Framework
20 93 (17.92%) Java
21 91 (17.53%) HTML5
22 83 (15.99%) Web Development
23 72 (13.87%) Ajax
24 68 (13.10%) Entity Framework
25 62 (11.95%) AngularJS
26 61 (11.75%) Finance
27 60 (11.56%) Subversion
27 60 (11.56%) SDLC
28 59 (11.37%) Git (software)
28 59 (11.37%) JSON

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.51%) CMS
2 38 (7.32%) WordPress
3 32 (6.17%) Drupal
4 20 (3.85%) Apache
5 13 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.50%) Joomla!
6 9 (1.73%) Node.js
7 8 (1.54%) IIS
8 7 (1.35%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.96%) Moodle
9 5 (0.96%) MediaWiki
10 4 (0.77%) SilverStripe
10 4 (0.77%) JBoss
11 3 (0.58%) Mule
12 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
12 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.39%) SAS
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) InDesign
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 30 (5.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.85%) SaaS
2 17 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.16%) Internet
1 6 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.39%) PBX
3 2 (0.39%) VoIP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 102 (19.65%) MySQL
3 33 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.24%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.31%) Big Data
8 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.73%) HBase
10 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.54%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.58%) Sybase ASE
14 3 (0.58%) QlikView
14 3 (0.58%) SSDT
15 2 (0.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 60 (11.56%) Subversion
2 59 (11.37%) Git (software)
3 50 (9.63%) Visual Studio
4 28 (5.39%) NUnit
4 28 (5.39%) Maven
5 27 (5.20%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (4.24%) Selenium
7 18 (3.47%) Ant
8 17 (3.28%) JUnit
9 11 (2.12%) JIRA
10 9 (1.73%) Xcode
11 8 (1.54%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (1.16%) Moq
12 6 (1.16%) MSTest
13 4 (0.77%) Gradle
13 4 (0.77%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.77%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (11.75%) Finance
2 47 (9.06%) Marketing
3 20 (3.85%) Banking
4 16 (3.08%) Advertising
5 15 (2.89%) Retail
5 15 (2.89%) Electronics
6 13 (2.50%) Publishing
7 9 (1.73%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.96%) Games
9 4 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.58%) Front Office
10 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 3 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.58%) Automotive
10 3 (0.58%) Legal
10 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (59.15%) HTML
2 274 (52.79%) .NET
3 269 (51.83%) CSS
4 211 (40.66%) ASP.NET
5 164 (31.60%) jQuery
6 134 (25.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 94 (18.11%) .NET Framework
8 91 (17.53%) HTML5
9 72 (13.87%) Ajax
10 68 (13.10%) Entity Framework
11 62 (11.95%) AngularJS
12 59 (11.37%) JSON
13 55 (10.60%) XML
14 53 (10.21%) WCF
15 50 (9.63%) CSS3
16 49 (9.44%) LINQ
17 48 (9.25%) LAMP
18 43 (8.29%) Spring
18 43 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (7.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.78%) Mobile App
2 22 (4.24%) User Experience
2 22 (4.24%) Social Network
3 12 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.73%) Animation
5 7 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.77%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.77%) iPhone
8 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.39%) Photography
9 2 (0.39%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.39%) Social Media
9 2 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.19%) iPad
10 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.37%) Windows
2 47 (9.06%) Android
3 43 (8.29%) Linux
3 43 (8.29%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.50%) UNIX
5 11 (2.12%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (1.54%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (37.76%) MVC
2 185 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (19.85%) Scrum
4 99 (19.08%) OO
5 96 (18.50%) TDD
6 83 (15.99%) Web Development
7 60 (11.56%) SDLC
8 48 (9.25%) iOS Development
9 43 (8.29%) Android Development
10 36 (6.94%) OOP
11 35 (6.74%) Unit Testing
12 29 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
12 29 (5.59%) Web Application Development
13 28 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (5.39%) ETL
14 26 (5.01%) Software Engineering
15 22 (4.24%) BDD
15 22 (4.24%) Mentoring
16 20 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 263 (50.67%) JavaScript
2 262 (50.48%) C#
3 180 (34.68%) SQL
4 109 (21.00%) PHP
5 93 (17.92%) Java
6 38 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.59%) VB.NET
8 27 (5.20%) C++
9 20 (3.85%) PHP5
10 19 (3.66%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.50%) C
12 7 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.16%) VB
13 6 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.77%) JCL
14 4 (0.77%) Python
14 4 (0.77%) Groovy
14 4 (0.77%) PL/1
15 3 (0.58%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (7.90%) Degree
2 14 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.35%) MCSD
4 4 (0.77%) MCPD
5 3 (0.58%) MCP
6 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (1.73%) Puppet
1 9 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.77%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 101 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.48%) Oracle
3 22 (4.24%) Zend
4 19 (3.66%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.31%) EPiServer
5 12 (2.31%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.35%) Google
7 6 (1.16%) Sony
7 6 (1.16%) Cisco
8 4 (0.77%) Adobe
9 3 (0.58%) IBM
9 3 (0.58%) Sybase
9 3 (0.58%) Cognos
9 3 (0.58%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.39%) Twitter
10 2 (0.39%) SAP
10 2 (0.39%) Informatica
11 1 (0.19%) Sage
11 1 (0.19%) LexisNexis
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer Futures - South West
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 38,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + flexible benefits & relocation assistance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago