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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 342 293 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 44.65% 40.41% 27.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.66% 41.98% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 285 275 142
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
733 698 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.69% 96.28% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 589 585 433
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,300 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 September 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 September 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 0 248 £40,000 +17.64% 35
Poole +1 58 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Dorchester +12 7 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Ferndown - 3 £22,500 -
Wimborne +1 1 £45,000 +56.52%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 440 (59.06%) JavaScript
2 348 (46.71%) .NET
3 344 (46.17%) C#
4 330 (44.30%) CSS
5 324 (43.49%) HTML
6 286 (38.39%) ASP.NET
7 283 (37.99%) SQL
8 245 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
9 228 (30.60%) SQL Server
10 213 (28.59%) Java
11 199 (26.71%) MVC
12 175 (23.49%) OO
13 173 (23.22%) jQuery
14 144 (19.33%) PHP
15 137 (18.39%) XML
16 129 (17.32%) TDD
17 121 (16.24%) Finance
18 120 (16.11%) Spring
19 116 (15.57%) HTML5
20 111 (14.90%) Scrum
21 106 (14.23%) MySQL
22 103 (13.83%) Visual Studio
22 103 (13.83%) OOP
23 94 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
24 89 (11.95%) Software Engineering
25 78 (10.47%) Degree
26 77 (10.34%) Banking
26 77 (10.34%) Git (software)
27 75 (10.07%) Linux
28 73 (9.80%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 46 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.23%) WordPress
3 33 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 32 (4.30%) CMS
5 28 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
6 26 (3.49%) Drupal
7 21 (2.82%) Node.js
8 18 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (2.28%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.34%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.07%) IIS
12 7 (0.94%) Immediacy CMS
13 5 (0.67%) Apache
14 2 (0.27%) Confluence
15 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.94%) Fireworks
2 7 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.68%) Magento
2 13 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.40%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.40%) Exchequer
4 3 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.09%) VoIP
2 12 (1.61%) PBX
3 6 (0.81%) Intranet
4 5 (0.67%) FTP
5 4 (0.54%) CTI
6 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.27%) Internet
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
8 1 (0.13%) NGN
8 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 106 (14.23%) MySQL
3 67 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 58 (7.79%) RDBMS
5 33 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.28%) HBase
8 16 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (2.01%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (1.74%) Essbase
12 11 (1.48%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.48%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.94%) Big Data
15 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 103 (13.83%) Visual Studio
2 77 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 50 (6.71%) JUnit
4 44 (5.91%) Subversion
5 29 (3.89%) Eclipse
6 22 (2.95%) Maven
7 17 (2.28%) Ant
7 17 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.88%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (0.54%) NUnit
10 4 (0.54%) Grunt
11 3 (0.40%) FogBugz
11 3 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.27%) Moq
12 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.27%) JIRA
12 2 (0.27%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.27%) WATIR
General
1 121 (16.24%) Finance
2 77 (10.34%) Banking
3 60 (8.05%) Marketing
4 52 (6.98%) Back Office
5 34 (4.56%) Investment Banking
6 31 (4.16%) Telecoms
7 30 (4.03%) Games
8 17 (2.28%) Advertising
9 16 (2.15%) Retail
10 3 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (46.71%) .NET
2 330 (44.30%) CSS
3 324 (43.49%) HTML
4 286 (38.39%) ASP.NET
5 173 (23.22%) jQuery
6 137 (18.39%) XML
7 120 (16.11%) Spring
8 116 (15.57%) HTML5
9 94 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (8.72%) CSS3
11 61 (8.19%) .NET Framework
12 55 (7.38%) Ajax
13 52 (6.98%) JSON
13 52 (6.98%) WCF
14 48 (6.44%) XML Messaging
15 44 (5.91%) AngularJS
16 33 (4.43%) RESTful
16 33 (4.43%) SOAP
17 29 (3.89%) XHTML
17 29 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.26%) Derivative
2 51 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 48 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 33 (4.43%) Client/Server
5 25 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.22%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.09%) User Experience
8 16 (2.15%) iPhone
9 15 (2.01%) Open Source
9 15 (2.01%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.61%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.81%) Physics
12 6 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.67%) Psychology
14 3 (0.40%) Device Driver
14 3 (0.40%) Blog
14 3 (0.40%) Social Media
14 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 75 (10.07%) Linux
2 35 (4.70%) Windows
3 17 (2.28%) Android
4 12 (1.61%) Windows CE
5 9 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.94%) UNIX
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (26.71%) MVC
3 175 (23.49%) OO
4 129 (17.32%) TDD
5 111 (14.90%) Scrum
6 103 (13.83%) OOP
7 89 (11.95%) Software Engineering
8 66 (8.86%) E-Commerce
9 52 (6.98%) Multithreading
10 50 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 50 (6.71%) Data Modelling
11 46 (6.17%) Web Development
11 46 (6.17%) Mentoring
12 42 (5.64%) Time Management
13 40 (5.37%) OOD
13 40 (5.37%) Coaching
14 29 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (3.76%) Pair Programming
15 28 (3.76%) Web Application Development
16 27 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 440 (59.06%) JavaScript
2 344 (46.17%) C#
3 283 (37.99%) SQL
4 213 (28.59%) Java
5 144 (19.33%) PHP
6 38 (5.10%) VB.NET
7 33 (4.43%) PHP5
8 28 (3.76%) VB
9 27 (3.62%) Ruby
10 26 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 23 (3.09%) C++
12 21 (2.82%) C
13 16 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.88%) Scala
14 14 (1.88%) Golang
15 13 (1.74%) VBA
16 12 (1.61%) VB6
17 8 (1.07%) VC++
18 5 (0.67%) Perl
19 4 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 78 (10.47%) Degree
2 21 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.21%) MCP
3 9 (1.21%) MCSD
4 8 (1.07%) MCTS
4 8 (1.07%) MCPD
5 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.40%) HND
6 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (2.28%) Puppet
1 17 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.40%) Plesk
Vendors
1 73 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.52%) Oracle
3 20 (2.68%) Zend
4 17 (2.28%) Google
5 13 (1.74%) IBM
5 13 (1.74%) Cognos
5 13 (1.74%) Hyperion
6 10 (1.34%) Twitter
7 7 (0.94%) Sage
8 4 (0.54%) Cisco
8 4 (0.54%) Tableau
8 4 (0.54%) Facebook
9 3 (0.40%) Adobe
9 3 (0.40%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.27%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.27%) Endeca
10 2 (0.27%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.27%) Informatica
11 1 (0.13%) Sun
11 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Eye Care, Childcare Voucher
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35-38k
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago