The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 38 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 36 41 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.52% 5.22% 8.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 5.35% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 56
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software 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
477 767 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.58% 97.71% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 441 581 577
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Software Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Bournemouth +12 24 £30,000 -9.09% 8
Dorchester - 5 £40,000 -
Poole +5 3 £37,500 -13.79%
Wimborne - 2 £45,000 -
Shaftesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 62 (89.86%) C#
1 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET
3 46 (66.67%) CSS
3 46 (66.67%) HTML
3 46 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
6 30 (43.48%) MVC
7 29 (42.03%) Visual Studio
7 29 (42.03%) SQL
8 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (40.58%) Web Development
9 24 (34.78%) OO
9 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.99%) jQuery
10 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
11 19 (27.54%) TDD
12 16 (23.19%) OOP
12 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
13 15 (21.74%) RESTful
13 15 (21.74%) Scrum
14 14 (20.29%) Subversion
14 14 (20.29%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (20.29%) Visualforce
14 14 (20.29%) Apex Code
14 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
14 14 (20.29%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (20.29%) SOQL
15 13 (18.84%) Android

Software Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.29%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (18.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.94%) Basecamp
2 11 (15.94%) Dropbox
2 11 (15.94%) G Suite
2 11 (15.94%) GitHub
2 11 (15.94%) Slack
2 11 (15.94%) Trello
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (42.03%) Visual Studio
2 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Subversion
3 11 (15.94%) Bitbucket
4 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) MSTest
6 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.45%) Automotive
2 1 (1.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 47 (68.12%) ASP.NET
3 46 (66.67%) CSS
3 46 (66.67%) HTML
4 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
5 20 (28.99%) jQuery
6 15 (21.74%) RESTful
7 14 (20.29%) Visualforce
8 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 12 (17.39%) CSS3
8 12 (17.39%) HTML5
9 10 (14.49%) Entity Framework
10 6 (8.70%) Android SDK
10 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (5.80%) J2EE
11 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
11 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.80%) WCF
11 4 (5.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) MVC
3 28 (40.58%) Web Development
4 24 (34.78%) OO
5 19 (27.54%) TDD
6 16 (23.19%) OOP
7 15 (21.74%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) SDLC
9 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.70%) Android Development
10 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.80%) OOD
11 4 (5.80%) UML
12 3 (4.35%) BDD
12 3 (4.35%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
14 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (1.45%) Project Management
14 1 (1.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 62 (89.86%) C#
2 46 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (42.03%) SQL
4 14 (20.29%) Apex Code
4 14 (20.29%) SOQL
5 12 (17.39%) Java
6 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) PHP
7 5 (7.25%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.29%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (15.94%) Google
4 5 (7.25%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle
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