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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 262 347 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 42.33% 46.77% 37.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.89% 47.40% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 237 295 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
597 732 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.45% 98.65% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 484 607 519
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 £21,500 £26,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 182 £35,000 - 21
Poole 0 54 £35,000 - 7
Ferndown - 3 £22,500 - 1
Wimborne -4 1 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 381 (61.55%) HTML
2 374 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 356 (57.51%) C#
3 356 (57.51%) .NET
4 349 (56.38%) CSS
5 301 (48.63%) ASP.NET
6 291 (47.01%) MVC
7 262 (42.33%) jQuery
8 253 (40.87%) SQL
9 241 (38.93%) SQL Server
10 200 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 197 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
12 155 (25.04%) Microsoft
13 137 (22.13%) PHP
14 136 (21.97%) Web Development
15 135 (21.81%) OO
16 119 (19.22%) AngularJS
17 117 (18.90%) .NET Framework
18 116 (18.74%) Java
19 114 (18.42%) MySQL
20 111 (17.93%) T-SQL
21 104 (16.80%) TDD
22 102 (16.48%) HTML5
23 101 (16.32%) Entity Framework
24 97 (15.67%) Scrum
25 95 (15.35%) Degree
26 91 (14.70%) Windows
27 88 (14.22%) WCF
27 88 (14.22%) Software Engineering
28 86 (13.89%) SDLC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 79 (12.76%) Drupal
2 70 (11.31%) WordPress
3 61 (9.85%) CMS
4 48 (7.75%) Joomla!
5 39 (6.30%) Apache
6 24 (3.88%) SharePoint
7 21 (3.39%) IIS
8 12 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.78%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.29%) Node.js
11 5 (0.81%) Moodle
12 3 (0.48%) JBoss
13 2 (0.32%) SAS
13 2 (0.32%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.16%) Lync
14 1 (0.16%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.81%) MS Office
3 5 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) InDesign
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 49 (7.92%) Magento
2 6 (0.97%) Zen Cart
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.58%) SaaS
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.45%) Internet
2 3 (0.48%) PBX
2 3 (0.48%) VoIP
3 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (38.93%) SQL Server
2 114 (18.42%) MySQL
3 40 (6.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (5.82%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.62%) Big Data
10 10 (1.62%) HBase
11 9 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.48%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.32%) FileMaker
15 1 (0.16%) DTS
15 1 (0.16%) Adabas
15 1 (0.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 80 (12.92%) Visual Studio
2 72 (11.63%) Subversion
3 60 (9.69%) NUnit
4 59 (9.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 38 (6.14%) Maven
6 37 (5.98%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.55%) MSTest
8 21 (3.39%) Moq
9 20 (3.23%) JUnit
10 16 (2.58%) Log4Net
10 16 (2.58%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.78%) Xcode
13 10 (1.62%) Ant
13 10 (1.62%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
15 6 (0.97%) Selenium
16 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 3 (0.48%) JIRA
18 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
General
1 69 (11.15%) Finance
2 44 (7.11%) Banking
3 31 (5.01%) Multimedia
4 30 (4.85%) Marketing
5 13 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.10%) Publishing
6 12 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.81%) Games
8 4 (0.65%) Retail
8 4 (0.65%) Advertising
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.32%) Back Office
10 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (61.55%) HTML
2 356 (57.51%) .NET
3 349 (56.38%) CSS
4 301 (48.63%) ASP.NET
5 262 (42.33%) jQuery
6 200 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 119 (19.22%) AngularJS
8 117 (18.90%) .NET Framework
9 102 (16.48%) HTML5
10 101 (16.32%) Entity Framework
11 88 (14.22%) WCF
12 86 (13.89%) Ajax
13 79 (12.76%) Spring
14 78 (12.60%) CSS3
15 75 (12.12%) LINQ
16 73 (11.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 60 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 55 (8.89%) JSON
19 52 (8.40%) XML
20 45 (7.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.14%) User Experience
2 29 (4.68%) Social Network
3 24 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.78%) Animation
8 8 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.13%) Photography
10 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.81%) Social Media
11 5 (0.81%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.81%) Derivative
12 3 (0.48%) Replication
13 2 (0.32%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.32%) iPhone
14 1 (0.16%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 91 (14.70%) Windows
2 35 (5.65%) Linux
3 25 (4.04%) Android
4 24 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.58%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.62%) UNIX
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (47.01%) MVC
2 197 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (21.97%) Web Development
4 135 (21.81%) OO
5 104 (16.80%) TDD
6 97 (15.67%) Scrum
7 88 (14.22%) Software Engineering
8 86 (13.89%) SDLC
9 57 (9.21%) OOP
10 47 (7.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 43 (6.95%) Web Application Development
12 40 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (5.98%) SOA
14 33 (5.33%) ETL
15 32 (5.17%) Unit Testing
16 31 (5.01%) Kanban
17 28 (4.52%) Dependency Injection
18 25 (4.04%) Android Development
19 24 (3.88%) iOS Development
19 24 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 374 (60.42%) JavaScript
2 356 (57.51%) C#
3 253 (40.87%) SQL
4 137 (22.13%) PHP
5 116 (18.74%) Java
6 111 (17.93%) T-SQL
7 63 (10.18%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.52%) C++
9 20 (3.23%) PHP5
10 11 (1.78%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.81%) VB
11 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.48%) VB6
12 3 (0.48%) Ruby
12 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.48%) VBA
13 2 (0.32%) Python
13 2 (0.32%) Delphi
14 1 (0.16%) C
14 1 (0.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 95 (15.35%) Degree
2 28 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.07%) MCSD
4 16 (2.58%) MCP
5 4 (0.65%) MCPD
6 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (1.62%) Puppet
1 10 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 155 (25.04%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.15%) Oracle
3 49 (7.92%) Zend
4 9 (1.45%) Google
5 8 (1.29%) Facebook
5 8 (1.29%) Adobe
6 7 (1.13%) SAP
7 4 (0.65%) Telerik
8 3 (0.48%) Informatica
8 3 (0.48%) Cognos
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.16%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.16%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.16%) HP
10 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000 per annum + Salary is inclusive of package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Ferndown
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago