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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 15 5 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 103 112 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.93% 17.69% 6.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.18% 21.09% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 100 108 41
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
537 531 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.83% 83.89% 81.12%
Number of salaries quoted 427 466 473
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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 -7 41 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Poole -11 26 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Weymouth +2 13 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Dorchester 0 8 £30,250 -19.33% 1
Ferndown - 3 £37,500 -
Wareham -2 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 111 (53.62%) .NET
2 102 (49.28%) Degree
3 98 (47.34%) C#
4 87 (42.03%) C++
5 83 (40.10%) ASP.NET
6 82 (39.61%) JavaScript
7 81 (39.13%) HTML
7 81 (39.13%) SQL
8 71 (34.30%) CSS
9 63 (30.43%) Windows
10 60 (28.99%) SQL Server
11 59 (28.50%) Linux
12 54 (26.09%) MVC
13 46 (22.22%) OO
14 45 (21.74%) Computer Science
15 41 (19.81%) jQuery
16 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (18.84%) OOP
17 36 (17.39%) T-SQL
17 36 (17.39%) UNIX
18 35 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (16.91%) XML
19 32 (15.46%) VB.NET
19 32 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 30 (14.49%) Ajax
21 28 (13.53%) Scrum
21 28 (13.53%) Java
22 26 (12.56%) JSON
23 25 (12.08%) AngularJS
23 25 (12.08%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.35%) CMS
2 8 (3.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) Drupal
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.48%) Kentico
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.42%) VoIP
2 5 (2.42%) FTP
2 5 (2.42%) iSCSI
2 5 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (1.93%) WAN
4 3 (1.45%) PBX
4 3 (1.45%) Network Security
4 3 (1.45%) IPsec
5 2 (0.97%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.97%) SNMP
5 2 (0.97%) Firewall
5 2 (0.97%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.97%) VPN
5 2 (0.97%) SSL
5 2 (0.97%) IPv4
5 2 (0.97%) IPv6
6 1 (0.48%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.42%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.45%) MySQL
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.42%) Subversion
4 4 (1.93%) C++Builder
5 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.97%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.97%) TestLink
6 2 (0.97%) Maven
6 2 (0.97%) Selenium
6 2 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 18 (8.70%) Electronics
2 7 (3.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.93%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 92 (44.44%) Developer
2 91 (43.96%) Software Engineer
3 42 (20.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 36 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 30 (14.49%) .NET Developer
6 21 (10.14%) Graduate
7 18 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
8 16 (7.73%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (7.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 14 (6.76%) Junior
10 13 (6.28%) Junior Software Engineer
11 11 (5.31%) Web Developer
11 11 (5.31%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.35%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.38%) C# Software Engineer
14 5 (2.42%) Java Software Engineer
14 5 (2.42%) PHP Developer
14 5 (2.42%) .NET Software Developer
14 5 (2.42%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (53.62%) .NET
2 83 (40.10%) ASP.NET
3 81 (39.13%) HTML
4 71 (34.30%) CSS
5 41 (19.81%) jQuery
6 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (16.91%) XML
8 32 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 30 (14.49%) Ajax
10 26 (12.56%) JSON
11 25 (12.08%) XHTML
11 25 (12.08%) AngularJS
12 23 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 22 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (6.76%) WinForms
15 13 (6.28%) WCF
15 13 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (5.80%) WPF
17 11 (5.31%) Hibernate
18 9 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.90%) Algorithms
2 6 (2.90%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.42%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.93%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.45%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.45%) SCADA
5 3 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.48%) Robotics
7 1 (0.48%) Physics
7 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.48%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 63 (30.43%) Windows
2 59 (28.50%) Linux
3 36 (17.39%) UNIX
4 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.48%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.09%) MVC
2 46 (22.22%) OO
3 39 (18.84%) OOP
4 35 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (13.53%) Scrum
6 19 (9.18%) Web Development
7 9 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 8 (3.86%) Unit Testing
8 8 (3.86%) SEO
8 8 (3.86%) UML
9 7 (3.38%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.90%) SOA
10 6 (2.90%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (2.90%) Coaching
11 4 (1.93%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (1.93%) Multithreading
11 4 (1.93%) OOD
12 3 (1.45%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (1.45%) Project Management
12 3 (1.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (47.34%) C#
2 87 (42.03%) C++
3 82 (39.61%) JavaScript
4 81 (39.13%) SQL
5 36 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 32 (15.46%) VB.NET
7 28 (13.53%) Java
8 25 (12.08%) C
9 8 (3.86%) Embedded C
10 7 (3.38%) PHP
11 4 (1.93%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.45%) Ruby
12 3 (1.45%) Lua
13 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.48%) Scala
14 1 (0.48%) Perl
14 1 (0.48%) VC++
14 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 102 (49.28%) Degree
2 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.48%) SLA
1 1 (0.48%) TickIT
1 1 (0.48%) QA
1 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 13 (6.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.48%) Sun
3 1 (0.48%) VMware
3 1 (0.48%) Zend
Christchurch, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 26k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Much More
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