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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 58 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.63% 7.54% 12.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.98% 8.81% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 92
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
481 658 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.51% 85.57% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 414 527 490
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 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
Poole +13 18 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bournemouth 0 10 £40,000 +7.02% 2
Dorchester - 6 - - 1
Wimborne - 6 £45,000 - 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 63 (58.33%) C#
2 49 (45.37%) OO
3 41 (37.96%) Windows
4 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
6 36 (33.33%) OOD
7 34 (31.48%) Degree
8 33 (30.56%) Embedded Systems
9 32 (29.63%) .NET
10 29 (26.85%) C++
10 29 (26.85%) Linux
11 28 (25.93%) Computer Science
11 28 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (25.00%) Visual Studio
13 25 (23.15%) UML
13 25 (23.15%) OOP
13 25 (23.15%) .NET Framework
14 20 (18.52%) Java
15 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
15 19 (17.59%) TCP/IP
16 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
16 17 (15.74%) SQL
17 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 15 (13.89%) CSS
18 15 (13.89%) TDD
18 15 (13.89%) BDD
19 14 (12.96%) Android
19 14 (12.96%) RS-232
19 14 (12.96%) RS-485
19 14 (12.96%) Driving Licence

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 5 (4.63%) Drupal
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.96%) Ethernet
2 14 (12.96%) NFC
2 14 (12.96%) RS-232
2 14 (12.96%) RS-485
2 14 (12.96%) VPN
2 14 (12.96%) Wireless
3 4 (3.70%) FTP
3 4 (3.70%) HTTP
3 4 (3.70%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.63%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.41%) JIRA
4 7 (6.48%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) CMake
6 1 (0.93%) Hudson
6 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (9.26%) Electronics
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Automotive
4 2 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Senior Software Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) Software Team Leader
3 16 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 14 (12.96%) Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Developer
4 14 (12.96%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Design Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 9 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Python Software Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.63%) .NET
2 25 (23.15%) .NET Framework
3 15 (13.89%) CSS
4 12 (11.11%) HTML
5 11 (10.19%) Entity Framework
6 10 (9.26%) .NET Compact Framework
6 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
6 10 (9.26%) WPF
7 9 (8.33%) WCF
8 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.48%) NHibernate
9 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (5.56%) HTML5
9 6 (5.56%) jQuery
9 6 (5.56%) XML
10 5 (4.63%) Web Services
11 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (3.70%) CSS3
11 4 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.56%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.96%) Driving Licence
4 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.56%) Robotics
6 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.96%) Windows
2 29 (26.85%) Linux
3 14 (12.96%) Android
4 7 (6.48%) Unix
5 6 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) OO
2 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (33.33%) OOD
4 25 (23.15%) OOP
4 25 (23.15%) UML
5 15 (13.89%) BDD
5 15 (13.89%) TDD
6 14 (12.96%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (12.04%) Web Development
8 11 (10.19%) People Management
8 11 (10.19%) Scrum
8 11 (10.19%) SDLC
9 10 (9.26%) Open Source
10 8 (7.41%) MVC
10 8 (7.41%) Software Architecture
11 7 (6.48%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (58.33%) C#
2 29 (26.85%) C++
3 20 (18.52%) Java
4 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.74%) SQL
5 14 (12.96%) C
6 13 (12.04%) Python
7 7 (6.48%) Perl
7 7 (6.48%) PHP
8 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VB6
9 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (31.48%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.70%) PhD
4 1 (0.93%) MCPD
4 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) NFS
2 2 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.93%) SAP
2 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago