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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 41 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 34 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.98% 2.64% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 2.69% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 11
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,650 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
567 743 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.89% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 600 583
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +28 27 £32,500 -1.51% 6
Poole +5 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 44 (86.27%) C#
2 43 (84.31%) .NET
3 38 (74.51%) ASP.NET
4 34 (66.67%) HTML
4 34 (66.67%) MVC
5 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 33 (64.71%) CSS
6 27 (52.94%) Visual Studio
6 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
8 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (39.22%) SQL
10 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
11 17 (33.33%) Web Development
12 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
12 13 (25.49%) Umbraco
12 13 (25.49%) TDD
13 12 (23.53%) Entity Framework
13 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 11 (21.57%) Google Apps
14 11 (21.57%) GitHub
14 11 (21.57%) Bitbucket
14 11 (21.57%) Basecamp
14 11 (21.57%) Trello
14 11 (21.57%) Dropbox
14 11 (21.57%) Slack
14 11 (21.57%) Google
15 10 (19.61%) HTML5
15 10 (19.61%) jQuery

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 13 (25.49%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.57%) Basecamp
2 11 (21.57%) Dropbox
2 11 (21.57%) GitHub
2 11 (21.57%) Google Apps
2 11 (21.57%) Slack
2 11 (21.57%) Trello
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.57%) Bitbucket
3 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) .NET
2 38 (74.51%) ASP.NET
3 34 (66.67%) HTML
4 33 (64.71%) CSS
5 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
7 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 12 (23.53%) Entity Framework
8 10 (19.61%) HTML5
8 10 (19.61%) jQuery
9 9 (17.65%) CSS3
10 6 (11.76%) Android SDK
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (11.76%) RESTful
10 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (9.80%) LINQ
12 4 (7.84%) Visualforce
13 2 (3.92%) WCF
13 2 (3.92%) Web Services
13 2 (3.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) MVC
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) Web Development
4 13 (25.49%) TDD
5 9 (17.65%) OO
6 7 (13.73%) BDD
6 7 (13.73%) OOP
7 6 (11.76%) Android Development
7 6 (11.76%) Mobile Development
7 6 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.96%) CQRS
10 1 (1.96%) Machine Learning
10 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.96%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 44 (86.27%) C#
2 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) Apex Code
5 4 (7.84%) SOQL
6 3 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCPD
2 1 (1.96%) MCTS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Google
3 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive, Bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £10k Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago