The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 57 43 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.56% 7.04% 17.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.93% 7.86% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 116
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 547 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 89.45% 89.53% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 372 433 486
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Dorset

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dorset

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 May 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 +14 33 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Bournemouth +19 15 £39,500 +83.72% 7
Wimborne - 6 £40,000 -
Dorchester - 2 - - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 69 (61.61%) C#
2 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
3 57 (50.89%) .NET
4 51 (45.54%) MS Excel
5 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
6 44 (39.29%) Windows
7 42 (37.50%) SQL
7 42 (37.50%) Degree
8 40 (35.71%) C++
9 36 (32.14%) .NET Framework
10 34 (30.36%) Visual Studio
11 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 30 (26.79%) MVC
13 29 (25.89%) OO
14 28 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 28 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
15 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (21.43%) OOD
17 24 (21.43%) Mentoring
18 23 (20.54%) Linux
19 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
19 21 (18.75%) WCF
20 20 (17.86%) HTML
20 20 (17.86%) UML
21 19 (16.96%) TDD
21 19 (16.96%) Finance
21 19 (16.96%) TCP/IP
22 18 (16.07%) CSS

Software Engineering
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 7 (6.25%) IIS
2 6 (5.36%) Apache
2 6 (5.36%) JBoss
3 1 (0.89%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Drupal
3 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (45.54%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (13.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 16 (14.29%) NFC
2 16 (14.29%) RS-232
2 16 (14.29%) RS-485
2 16 (14.29%) VPN
2 16 (14.29%) Wireless
3 6 (5.36%) Internet
4 3 (2.68%) 2G
4 3 (2.68%) 3G
4 3 (2.68%) LTE
5 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.39%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (30.36%) Visual Studio
2 28 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.36%) Subversion
3 6 (5.36%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (5.36%) VisualSVN
4 4 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.89%) Ant
6 1 (0.89%) CMake
6 1 (0.89%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Hudson
6 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.89%) JUnit
6 1 (0.89%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Electronics
3 6 (5.36%) Automotive
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.89%) French Language
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (41.07%) Developer
2 42 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.32%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.86%) .NET Developer
5 18 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (16.07%) Software Developer
5 18 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (14.29%) Analyst
6 16 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
7 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (13.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (13.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Design Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Embedded Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (8.04%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Agile C# Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Agile Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Senior Developer
10 9 (8.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.89%) .NET
2 36 (32.14%) .NET Framework
3 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 21 (18.75%) WCF
5 20 (17.86%) HTML
6 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 18 (16.07%) CSS
7 16 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.39%) COM
8 15 (13.39%) Entity Framework
8 15 (13.39%) WinForms
9 14 (12.50%) jQuery
10 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (10.71%) LINQ
11 8 (7.14%) WPF
12 6 (5.36%) .NET Compact Framework
12 6 (5.36%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.36%) Spring
12 6 (5.36%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 13 (11.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.89%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.29%) Windows
2 23 (20.54%) Linux
3 10 (8.93%) Unix
4 9 (8.04%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) MVC
2 29 (25.89%) OO
3 25 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 24 (21.43%) OOD
5 20 (17.86%) UML
6 19 (16.96%) TDD
7 16 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 15 (13.39%) BDD
8 15 (13.39%) OOP
9 14 (12.50%) Web Development
10 10 (8.93%) SOLID
11 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.14%) SDLC
13 7 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (6.25%) Multithreading
14 6 (5.36%) Service Delivery
14 6 (5.36%) Wealth Management
15 5 (4.46%) Project Management
16 4 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) C#
2 42 (37.50%) SQL
3 40 (35.71%) C++
4 28 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 17 (15.18%) C
7 15 (13.39%) VB
7 15 (13.39%) VB6
7 15 (13.39%) VC++
8 12 (10.71%) Java
9 11 (9.82%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.25%) Embedded C
11 6 (5.36%) Embedded C++
11 6 (5.36%) VBA
12 4 (3.57%) Python
13 2 (1.79%) PHP
14 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.89%) Fortran
14 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (37.50%) Degree
2 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.39%) MCPD
3 15 (13.39%) MCTS
4 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) SAP
3 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
Bournemouth, Dorset
Sitotek
Salary: Unspecified 25 days holiday, plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BUPA+Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago