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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 375 305 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 44.01% 41.11% 27.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.90% 42.54% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 315 282 134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
817 717 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.89% 96.63% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 661 588 395
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 258 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Poole +1 79 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Dorchester +11 9 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Ferndown - 2 £22,500 -
Wimborne +1 1 £45,000 +56.52% 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 431 (59.53%) JavaScript
2 338 (46.69%) C#
2 338 (46.69%) .NET
3 323 (44.61%) CSS
4 320 (44.20%) HTML
5 274 (37.85%) ASP.NET
6 266 (36.74%) SQL
7 225 (31.08%) SQL Server
8 208 (28.73%) Java
9 182 (25.14%) MVC
10 177 (24.45%) OO
11 165 (22.79%) jQuery
12 146 (20.17%) PHP
13 136 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
14 132 (18.23%) XML
15 125 (17.27%) TDD
16 115 (15.88%) MySQL
17 114 (15.75%) Spring
18 113 (15.61%) HTML5
19 105 (14.50%) Finance
19 105 (14.50%) Scrum
20 102 (14.09%) Visual Studio
21 101 (13.95%) OOP
22 88 (12.15%) Software Engineering
23 84 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
24 82 (11.33%) Linux
25 77 (10.64%) Degree
26 74 (10.22%) Git (software)
27 72 (9.94%) Derivative
28 70 (9.67%) Banking

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.11%) WordPress
3 36 (4.97%) CMS
4 29 (4.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 27 (3.73%) Drupal
6 24 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (2.90%) Umbraco
7 21 (2.90%) Node.js
8 17 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.24%) IIS
11 8 (1.10%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (0.41%) Apache
13 2 (0.28%) Confluence
14 1 (0.14%) Quickr
14 1 (0.14%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 40 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.97%) Fireworks
2 7 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.76%) Magento
2 6 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.41%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.41%) Exchequer
4 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.18%) VoIP
2 12 (1.66%) PBX
3 6 (0.83%) Intranet
4 5 (0.69%) Internet
4 5 (0.69%) FTP
4 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.55%) CTI
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.14%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 115 (15.88%) MySQL
3 70 (9.67%) Relational Database
4 59 (8.15%) RDBMS
5 36 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (2.49%) HBase
8 16 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.66%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.38%) Big Data
12 9 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.83%) Essbase
15 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 102 (14.09%) Visual Studio
2 74 (10.22%) Git (software)
3 48 (6.63%) JUnit
4 45 (6.22%) Subversion
5 27 (3.73%) Eclipse
6 20 (2.76%) Maven
7 18 (2.49%) Ant
8 17 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.52%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (0.69%) FogBugz
11 3 (0.41%) NUnit
12 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.28%) Moq
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.28%) JIRA
12 2 (0.28%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.28%) WATIR
12 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 105 (14.50%) Finance
2 70 (9.67%) Banking
3 65 (8.98%) Marketing
4 54 (7.46%) Back Office
5 31 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 30 (4.14%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.87%) Games
8 16 (2.21%) Retail
9 14 (1.93%) Advertising
10 5 (0.69%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (46.69%) .NET
2 323 (44.61%) CSS
3 320 (44.20%) HTML
4 274 (37.85%) ASP.NET
5 165 (22.79%) jQuery
6 132 (18.23%) XML
7 114 (15.75%) Spring
8 113 (15.61%) HTML5
9 84 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (8.29%) CSS3
11 56 (7.73%) Ajax
12 50 (6.91%) XML Messaging
12 50 (6.91%) WCF
13 48 (6.63%) .NET Framework
14 44 (6.08%) JSON
15 41 (5.66%) AngularJS
16 32 (4.42%) SOAP
17 30 (4.14%) RESTful
18 27 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 27 (3.73%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.94%) Derivative
2 50 (6.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (6.91%) Mobile App
3 33 (4.56%) Client/Server
4 21 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.35%) Open Source
6 16 (2.21%) iPhone
7 14 (1.93%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.83%) Physics
8 6 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 6 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.83%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.69%) Device Driver
9 5 (0.69%) Psychology
9 5 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.41%) Social Media
10 3 (0.41%) Blog
11 1 (0.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.33%) Linux
2 36 (4.97%) Windows
3 17 (2.35%) Android
4 14 (1.93%) Windows CE
5 10 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.83%) UNIX
7 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (25.14%) MVC
2 177 (24.45%) OO
3 136 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (17.27%) TDD
5 105 (14.50%) Scrum
6 101 (13.95%) OOP
7 88 (12.15%) Software Engineering
8 62 (8.56%) E-Commerce
9 53 (7.32%) Multithreading
10 52 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 52 (7.18%) Data Modelling
11 49 (6.77%) Web Development
12 44 (6.08%) OOD
13 38 (5.25%) Time Management
14 26 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (3.59%) Web Application Development
15 25 (3.45%) Analytics
15 25 (3.45%) Change Management
16 23 (3.18%) Dependency Injection
16 23 (3.18%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 431 (59.53%) JavaScript
2 338 (46.69%) C#
3 266 (36.74%) SQL
4 208 (28.73%) Java
5 146 (20.17%) PHP
6 35 (4.83%) VB.NET
7 31 (4.28%) PHP5
8 28 (3.87%) VB
9 26 (3.59%) Ruby
10 25 (3.45%) C++
11 21 (2.90%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.35%) C
13 12 (1.66%) VB6
14 11 (1.52%) Scala
14 11 (1.52%) Golang
15 9 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.10%) VC++
17 6 (0.83%) VBA
18 5 (0.69%) Perl
19 4 (0.55%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 77 (10.64%) Degree
2 20 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.24%) MCP
3 9 (1.24%) MCSD
4 8 (1.10%) MCTS
4 8 (1.10%) MCPD
5 3 (0.41%) HND
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
6 1 (0.14%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (2.49%) Puppet
1 18 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 63 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.94%) Oracle
3 18 (2.49%) Zend
4 17 (2.35%) Google
5 9 (1.24%) Twitter
6 7 (0.97%) IBM
6 7 (0.97%) Sage
7 6 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 6 (0.83%) Cognos
8 5 (0.69%) Facebook
9 4 (0.55%) Tableau
9 4 (0.55%) Cisco
10 3 (0.41%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.28%) Endeca
11 2 (0.28%) Ektron
11 2 (0.28%) RedPrairie
12 1 (0.14%) Lotus
12 1 (0.14%) Sun
12 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
Christchurch, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum - Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum - 15% bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nuepc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 16 days ago