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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 57 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 13 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.23% 1.22% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.25% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -36.25%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Senior Software Engineer
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
582 638 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.83% 97.26% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 510 496 719
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Dorchester - 6 - - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) UML
4 12 (57.14%) OOD
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 12 (57.14%) BDD
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Compact Framework
5 10 (47.62%) SDLC
5 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Software Architecture
7 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Robotics
8 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) PhD
8 3 (14.29%) C
8 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
9 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Linux Kernel Development

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:

Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) .NET Compact Framework
1 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Robotics
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (66.67%) UML
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) OOD
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) SDLC
5 8 (38.10%) Software Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Kernel Development
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) System Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
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