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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 286 198 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 42.69% 29.73% 37.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.93% 30.75% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 249 189 229
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
651 644 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.16% 96.70% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 544 556 584
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +1 195 £37,500 +4.16% 41
Poole -2 48 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Dorchester +3 6 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Weymouth +3 5 £22,000 -32.30%
Wimborne -1 4 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Ferndown - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wareham - 2 £27,000 - 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 366 (58.28%) JavaScript
2 326 (51.91%) .NET
3 316 (50.32%) HTML
3 316 (50.32%) CSS
4 297 (47.29%) C#
5 281 (44.75%) SQL
6 279 (44.43%) ASP.NET
7 251 (39.97%) MVC
8 216 (34.39%) SQL Server
9 198 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
10 193 (30.73%) jQuery
11 147 (23.41%) Java
12 141 (22.45%) XML
13 130 (20.70%) PHP
14 126 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 120 (19.11%) OO
16 110 (17.52%) Scrum
17 104 (16.56%) .NET Framework
18 102 (16.24%) Microsoft
19 101 (16.08%) OOP
20 100 (15.92%) Software Engineering
21 92 (14.65%) HTML5
22 91 (14.49%) Finance
23 87 (13.85%) TDD
24 79 (12.58%) MySQL
24 79 (12.58%) Spring
25 78 (12.42%) VB.NET
26 72 (11.46%) AngularJS
27 71 (11.31%) Degree
28 70 (11.15%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 62 (9.87%) WordPress
2 46 (7.32%) Drupal
3 41 (6.53%) CMS
4 39 (6.21%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.98%) Joomla!
6 21 (3.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (2.71%) Apache
8 11 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.59%) Node.js
9 10 (1.59%) IIS
10 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.48%) Moodle
11 2 (0.32%) Confluence
11 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.16%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Kentico
Applications
1 47 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.43%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (5.10%) Magento
2 16 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.39%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (2.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.32%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.80%) FTP
2 3 (0.48%) Intranet
3 2 (0.32%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.32%) SSH
3 2 (0.32%) DNS
3 2 (0.32%) PBX
3 2 (0.32%) VoIP
3 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.58%) MySQL
3 63 (10.03%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.12%) RDBMS
5 24 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (2.71%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (2.55%) Essbase
8 12 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.43%) HBase
11 8 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.96%) Big Data
13 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 62 (9.87%) Git (software)
3 35 (5.57%) Subversion
4 23 (3.66%) Eclipse
5 17 (2.71%) Mercurial
6 14 (2.23%) Maven
7 13 (2.07%) JUnit
8 10 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (1.59%) NUnit
9 9 (1.43%) Ant
9 9 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.80%) Grunt
11 3 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.32%) NCrunch
12 2 (0.32%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.32%) Moq
12 2 (0.32%) WATIR
12 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 91 (14.49%) Finance
2 47 (7.48%) Banking
3 43 (6.85%) Back Office
4 34 (5.41%) Marketing
5 15 (2.39%) Advertising
5 15 (2.39%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.23%) Games
7 13 (2.07%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.91%) Retail
9 11 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.80%) Automotive
11 4 (0.64%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (51.91%) .NET
2 316 (50.32%) HTML
2 316 (50.32%) CSS
3 279 (44.43%) ASP.NET
4 193 (30.73%) jQuery
5 141 (22.45%) XML
6 126 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 104 (16.56%) .NET Framework
8 92 (14.65%) HTML5
9 79 (12.58%) Spring
10 72 (11.46%) AngularJS
11 61 (9.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 59 (9.39%) JSON
13 56 (8.92%) Ajax
14 53 (8.44%) CSS3
15 51 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (7.80%) WCF
17 40 (6.37%) XML Messaging
18 37 (5.89%) SOAP
18 37 (5.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.85%) Mobile App
2 40 (6.37%) Derivative
2 40 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (3.82%) User Experience
4 17 (2.71%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.23%) Social Network
6 10 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.27%) iPhone
8 7 (1.11%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.64%) Open Source
11 4 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.48%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.32%) Replication
14 1 (0.16%) W3C
14 1 (0.16%) Web 2.0
14 1 (0.16%) Taxonomies
14 1 (0.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.73%) Windows
2 34 (5.41%) Linux
3 9 (1.43%) UNIX
4 8 (1.27%) Android
5 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.48%) Solaris
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (39.97%) MVC
2 198 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (19.11%) OO
4 110 (17.52%) Scrum
5 101 (16.08%) OOP
6 100 (15.92%) Software Engineering
7 87 (13.85%) TDD
8 66 (10.51%) Web Development
9 50 (7.96%) E-Commerce
10 46 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 44 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (6.85%) Multithreading
13 40 (6.37%) Data Modelling
14 39 (6.21%) Time Management
15 38 (6.05%) Coaching
16 25 (3.98%) Pair Programming
16 25 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (3.34%) Web Application Development
17 21 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
18 20 (3.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (58.28%) JavaScript
2 297 (47.29%) C#
3 281 (44.75%) SQL
4 147 (23.41%) Java
5 130 (20.70%) PHP
6 78 (12.42%) VB.NET
7 59 (9.39%) T-SQL
8 30 (4.78%) PHP5
9 22 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.03%) Ruby
11 17 (2.71%) VB
11 17 (2.71%) VBA
11 17 (2.71%) Scala
11 17 (2.71%) Golang
12 12 (1.91%) C
13 8 (1.27%) C++
14 7 (1.11%) Perl
15 4 (0.64%) VB6
15 4 (0.64%) Delphi
15 4 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 71 (11.31%) Degree
2 18 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.59%) MCP
4 9 (1.43%) MCSD
5 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.43%) Puppet
1 9 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 102 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.15%) Oracle
3 38 (6.05%) Zend
4 18 (2.87%) IBM
5 16 (2.55%) Cognos
6 15 (2.39%) Hyperion
7 8 (1.27%) Twitter
7 8 (1.27%) Google
8 7 (1.11%) Adobe
9 6 (0.96%) Facebook
10 3 (0.48%) Informatica
10 3 (0.48%) SAP
10 3 (0.48%) Sybase
10 3 (0.48%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.32%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.32%) VMware
11 2 (0.32%) Telerik
11 2 (0.32%) Endeca
11 2 (0.32%) Sage
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
Dorset
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £58500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30 - £48 per annum + Pension, 24 days leave, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BIG
Salary: £30k - £45k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago