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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 20 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 58 72 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.28% 10.45% 16.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.60% 11.61% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 97
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
500 620 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.65% 89.99% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 398 506 428
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 £29,475 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 2 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 2 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 +10 25 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Bournemouth +16 20 £38,875 +55.50% 5
Wimborne - 7 £40,000 - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 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 72 (61.02%) C#
2 66 (55.93%) .NET
3 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
4 54 (45.76%) Degree
5 53 (44.92%) C++
6 51 (43.22%) SQL Server
7 50 (42.37%) MS Excel
8 49 (41.53%) SQL
9 46 (38.98%) Windows
10 38 (32.20%) ASP.NET
11 37 (31.36%) MVC
12 36 (30.51%) .NET Framework
13 33 (27.97%) Visual Studio
13 33 (27.97%) T-SQL
14 32 (27.12%) OO
15 30 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (25.42%) Linux
16 29 (24.58%) Mentoring
17 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (22.03%) HTML
18 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
19 25 (21.19%) Team Foundation Server
20 24 (20.34%) WCF
21 23 (19.49%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (19.49%) UML
22 22 (18.64%) CSS
23 21 (17.80%) Embedded Systems
23 21 (17.80%) Web Development
24 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
24 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 (5.93%) Apache
1 7 (5.93%) IIS
1 7 (5.93%) JBoss
2 4 (3.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (42.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (15.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.41%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.47%) Ethernet
2 10 (8.47%) NFC
2 10 (8.47%) RS-232
2 10 (8.47%) RS-485
2 10 (8.47%) VPN
2 10 (8.47%) Wireless
3 6 (5.08%) Internet
4 3 (2.54%) 2G
4 3 (2.54%) 3G
4 3 (2.54%) LTE
5 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (43.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (27.97%) Visual Studio
2 25 (21.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.78%) Subversion
4 6 (5.08%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (5.08%) VisualSVN
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
5 4 (3.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.69%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.69%) CppUnit
6 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
6 2 (1.69%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.69%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.85%) Ant
7 1 (0.85%) CMake
7 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.85%) Hudson
7 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Electronics
3 6 (5.08%) Automotive
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Military
5 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (45.76%) Developer
2 49 (41.53%) Software Engineer
3 28 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 25 (21.19%) .NET Developer
5 21 (17.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (17.80%) Software Developer
6 18 (15.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (12.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (11.02%) Senior Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (8.47%) Analyst
11 10 (8.47%) Embedded Engineer
11 10 (8.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (8.47%) SQL Developer
11 10 (8.47%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (7.63%) Agile Developer
12 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.93%) .NET
2 38 (32.20%) ASP.NET
3 36 (30.51%) .NET Framework
4 26 (22.03%) HTML
5 24 (20.34%) WCF
6 23 (19.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (18.64%) CSS
8 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (16.10%) jQuery
10 18 (15.25%) AngularJS
10 18 (15.25%) COM
10 18 (15.25%) WinForms
11 15 (12.71%) Entity Framework
12 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (10.17%) LINQ
14 9 (7.63%) WPF
15 8 (6.78%) Spring
15 8 (6.78%) Struts
16 7 (5.93%) Hibernate
16 7 (5.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.47%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.54%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.98%) Windows
2 30 (25.42%) Linux
3 13 (11.02%) Unix
4 9 (7.63%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.24%) Android
6 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) MVC
2 32 (27.12%) OO
3 29 (24.58%) Mentoring
4 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.49%) UML
6 21 (17.80%) Web Development
7 18 (15.25%) OOD
7 18 (15.25%) TDD
8 17 (14.41%) OOP
9 13 (11.02%) BDD
10 11 (9.32%) Multithreading
11 10 (8.47%) SOLID
11 10 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.78%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (5.08%) SDLC
13 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.08%) Wealth Management
14 5 (4.24%) Project Management
15 4 (3.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 72 (61.02%) C#
2 53 (44.92%) C++
3 49 (41.53%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) T-SQL
5 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
6 20 (16.95%) C
6 20 (16.95%) Java
7 18 (15.25%) VB
7 18 (15.25%) VB6
7 18 (15.25%) VC++
8 12 (10.17%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.93%) Embedded C
10 6 (5.08%) Embedded C++
10 6 (5.08%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.08%) VBA
11 5 (4.24%) Python
12 2 (1.69%) Fortran
12 2 (1.69%) PHP
13 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (45.76%) Degree
2 30 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.25%) MCPD
3 18 (15.25%) MCTS
4 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.47%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) SAP
3 4 (3.39%) EPiServer
3 4 (3.39%) Intel
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 19 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Perks
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago