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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 286 202 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.57% 32.32% 35.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.75% 33.39% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 244 193 222
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,640
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.98%
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
669 605 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.24% 96.80% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 548 537 578
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 +1 200 £37,500 - 41
Poole -3 43 £32,000 -8.57% 10
Dorchester +5 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Weymouth -2 5 £22,000 -37.14%
Ferndown - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wimborne -3 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Wareham - 1 £27,000 - 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 384 (56.64%) JavaScript
2 341 (50.29%) .NET
3 315 (46.46%) C#
4 311 (45.87%) CSS
5 307 (45.28%) HTML
6 295 (43.51%) SQL
7 286 (42.18%) ASP.NET
8 252 (37.17%) MVC
9 228 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
10 226 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 189 (27.88%) jQuery
12 178 (26.25%) Java
13 152 (22.42%) XML
14 138 (20.35%) OO
15 125 (18.44%) PHP
16 124 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 119 (17.55%) Scrum
18 111 (16.37%) Finance
18 111 (16.37%) TDD
19 101 (14.90%) OOP
20 98 (14.45%) Spring
21 93 (13.72%) Microsoft
22 91 (13.42%) Software Engineering
23 89 (13.13%) .NET Framework
24 86 (12.68%) HTML5
25 83 (12.24%) MySQL
26 75 (11.06%) Visual Studio
27 70 (10.32%) Oracle
27 70 (10.32%) Git (software)
28 65 (9.59%) Relational Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 51 (7.52%) WordPress
2 40 (5.90%) Drupal
3 36 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 34 (5.01%) CMS
5 19 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (2.21%) Node.js
6 15 (2.21%) Apache
6 15 (2.21%) Joomla!
7 11 (1.62%) IIS
7 11 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.44%) Immediacy CMS
11 3 (0.44%) Moodle
12 2 (0.29%) Confluence
12 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.15%) Kentico
Applications
1 44 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (4.13%) Magento
2 16 (2.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.21%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (2.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.29%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.15%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.88%) VoIP
2 5 (0.74%) FTP
3 4 (0.59%) Intranet
4 3 (0.44%) PBX
5 2 (0.29%) SSH
5 2 (0.29%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) Internet
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 83 (12.24%) MySQL
3 65 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 53 (7.82%) RDBMS
5 28 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.95%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (2.36%) Essbase
10 13 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (1.77%) HBase
12 11 (1.62%) MongoDB
13 9 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.03%) Big Data
16 6 (0.88%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (11.06%) Visual Studio
2 70 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.19%) Subversion
4 26 (3.83%) Eclipse
5 24 (3.54%) JUnit
6 19 (2.80%) Maven
6 19 (2.80%) Mercurial
7 12 (1.77%) Ant
8 9 (1.33%) NUnit
9 8 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.59%) Grunt
11 3 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.29%) Moq
12 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.29%) JIRA
12 2 (0.29%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.29%) WATIR
General
1 111 (16.37%) Finance
2 60 (8.85%) Banking
3 50 (7.37%) Marketing
4 45 (6.64%) Back Office
5 19 (2.80%) Games
6 18 (2.65%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.92%) Advertising
9 11 (1.62%) Retail
10 7 (1.03%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.74%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (50.29%) .NET
2 311 (45.87%) CSS
3 307 (45.28%) HTML
4 286 (42.18%) ASP.NET
5 189 (27.88%) jQuery
6 152 (22.42%) XML
7 124 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (14.45%) Spring
9 89 (13.13%) .NET Framework
10 86 (12.68%) HTML5
11 65 (9.59%) JSON
12 62 (9.14%) AngularJS
13 55 (8.11%) Ajax
14 53 (7.82%) WCF
15 49 (7.23%) CSS3
16 48 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 45 (6.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 42 (6.19%) XML Messaging
19 41 (6.05%) RESTful
20 38 (5.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.78%) Derivative
2 43 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (2.95%) User Experience
5 18 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.62%) iPhone
10 9 (1.33%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.18%) Social Network
12 7 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.03%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.44%) Open Source
14 2 (0.29%) Replication
14 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.15%) Embedded Systems
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle Exalytics
15 1 (0.15%) Web 2.0
15 1 (0.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.08%) Linux
2 40 (5.90%) Windows
3 12 (1.77%) Android
3 12 (1.77%) UNIX
4 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.74%) Windows CE
6 3 (0.44%) Solaris
7 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (37.17%) MVC
2 228 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (20.35%) OO
4 119 (17.55%) Scrum
5 111 (16.37%) TDD
6 101 (14.90%) OOP
7 91 (13.42%) Software Engineering
8 64 (9.44%) Web Development
9 56 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 52 (7.67%) Mentoring
11 46 (6.78%) Multithreading
11 46 (6.78%) Time Management
11 46 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (6.34%) Data Modelling
13 41 (6.05%) Coaching
14 31 (4.57%) Pair Programming
15 26 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (3.83%) Web Application Development
16 24 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (3.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 384 (56.64%) JavaScript
2 315 (46.46%) C#
3 295 (43.51%) SQL
4 178 (26.25%) Java
5 125 (18.44%) PHP
6 64 (9.44%) VB.NET
7 50 (7.37%) T-SQL
8 29 (4.28%) PHP5
9 23 (3.39%) Ruby
10 22 (3.24%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.95%) VB
12 19 (2.80%) Scala
12 19 (2.80%) Golang
13 17 (2.51%) VBA
14 13 (1.92%) C
15 9 (1.33%) C++
16 7 (1.03%) Perl
17 4 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.59%) XAML
17 4 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (9.59%) Degree
2 16 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.47%) MCP
4 9 (1.33%) MCSD
5 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) MCTS
7 1 (0.15%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) NFS
1 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.77%) Puppet
1 12 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 93 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 70 (10.32%) Oracle
3 31 (4.57%) Zend
4 18 (2.65%) IBM
5 16 (2.36%) Cognos
6 15 (2.21%) Hyperion
7 12 (1.77%) Google
8 9 (1.33%) Twitter
9 5 (0.74%) Sage
10 3 (0.44%) Adobe
10 3 (0.44%) Sybase
11 2 (0.29%) Informatica
11 2 (0.29%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.29%) VMware
11 2 (0.29%) Telerik
11 2 (0.29%) Endeca
11 2 (0.29%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.29%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.29%) Facebook
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £37500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 24 days holiday, flex time
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago