The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 39 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.22% 8.78% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 8.86% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 67 28
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
589 779 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.40% 99.11% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 472 640 534
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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 -17 24 £34,000 -2.85%
Poole +10 8 £36,500 -8.75%
Ferndown - 1 £36,250 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 86 (92.47%) .NET
2 81 (87.10%) C#
3 76 (81.72%) ASP.NET
4 71 (76.34%) SQL
5 60 (64.52%) SQL Server
6 59 (63.44%) JavaScript
7 57 (61.29%) HTML
8 54 (58.06%) MVC
9 49 (52.69%) CSS
10 46 (49.46%) jQuery
11 45 (48.39%) Software Engineering
12 43 (46.24%) T-SQL
13 41 (44.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 39 (41.94%) SDLC
15 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
16 30 (32.26%) AngularJS
17 29 (31.18%) Degree
18 25 (26.88%) Web Development
18 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
19 21 (22.58%) VB.NET
20 20 (21.51%) Windows
21 19 (20.43%) Entity Framework
22 17 (18.28%) Web Services
23 16 (17.20%) Classic ASP
24 14 (15.05%) Scrum
24 14 (15.05%) WinForms
25 12 (12.90%) Java
25 12 (12.90%) OO

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) JBoss
2 3 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) PBX
1 3 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) DTS
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.08%) MSTest
4 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (5.38%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.23%) Electronics
2 3 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (2.15%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (92.47%) .NET
2 76 (81.72%) ASP.NET
3 57 (61.29%) HTML
4 49 (52.69%) CSS
5 46 (49.46%) jQuery
6 41 (44.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 30 (32.26%) AngularJS
9 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
10 19 (20.43%) Entity Framework
11 17 (18.28%) Web Services
12 16 (17.20%) Classic ASP
13 14 (15.05%) WinForms
14 12 (12.90%) WCF
15 11 (11.83%) LINQ
15 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (10.75%) SOAP
17 7 (7.53%) XML
18 6 (6.45%) XSLT
18 6 (6.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) MVC
2 45 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 39 (41.94%) SDLC
4 25 (26.88%) Web Development
4 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.05%) Scrum
6 12 (12.90%) OO
7 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.38%) SOA
10 4 (4.30%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.30%) OOP
10 4 (4.30%) ETL
10 4 (4.30%) OOD
11 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Signal Processing
11 3 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.23%) System Testing
12 1 (1.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 81 (87.10%) C#
2 71 (76.34%) SQL
3 59 (63.44%) JavaScript
4 43 (46.24%) T-SQL
5 21 (22.58%) VB.NET
6 12 (12.90%) Java
7 11 (11.83%) C++
8 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) VB6
10 2 (2.15%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 29 (31.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) HND
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle
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