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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 48 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.44% 4.91% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 5.06% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 42
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
580 633 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.83% 97.09% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 509 490 739
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 £22,550 £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% -

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 28 July 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 28 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
Bournemouth +22 18 £37,500 +1.35% 6
Wimborne - 2 £37,500 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (88.00%) C#
2 43 (86.00%) .NET
3 34 (68.00%) SQL
4 33 (66.00%) .NET Framework
5 26 (52.00%) Entity Framework
5 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 26 (52.00%) MVC
6 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
7 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (40.00%) HTML
8 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 18 (36.00%) CSS
10 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (30.00%) TDD
11 15 (30.00%) Windows
12 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
12 14 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (28.00%) WCF
13 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
14 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (20.00%) Degree
14 10 (20.00%) C++
15 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
16 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
16 8 (16.00%) BDD
16 8 (16.00%) MCPD
16 8 (16.00%) SAP Business One
16 8 (16.00%) MCTS
16 8 (16.00%) VB6

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 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Basecamp
2 3 (6.00%) Dropbox
2 3 (6.00%) GitHub
2 3 (6.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (6.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) DocumentDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.00%) MSTest
5 2 (4.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) .NET
2 33 (66.00%) .NET Framework
3 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) Entity Framework
4 20 (40.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
6 14 (28.00%) WCF
7 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (16.00%) COM
9 8 (16.00%) WinForms
10 7 (14.00%) LINQ
11 6 (12.00%) NHibernate
11 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (12.00%) WPF
12 4 (8.00%) Android SDK
13 2 (4.00%) RESTful
13 2 (4.00%) Web Services
14 1 (2.00%) HTML5
14 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.00%) BDD
5 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
6 7 (14.00%) UML
7 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (12.00%) OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (8.00%) Android Development
9 4 (8.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.00%) Coaching
11 1 (2.00%) MVVM
11 1 (2.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) C++
5 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (16.00%) VB
5 8 (16.00%) VB6
5 8 (16.00%) VC++
6 6 (12.00%) Java
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) MCPD
2 8 (16.00%) MCTS
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Google
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