The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
South West / Dorset
Rank 56 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.73% 0.73% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.74% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
390 813 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 94.66% 98.78% 99.11%
Number of salaries quoted 338 613 699
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Dorset region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +4 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Wimborne, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 6 days ago