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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 17 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 63 47 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.86% 7.13% 11.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.45% 8.13% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 99
Median salary £46,250 £36,125 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.02% +7.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £23,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
506 578 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 87.24% 87.71% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 438 424 617
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 23 July 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 23 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
Poole +12 38 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Bournemouth +13 12 £35,000 +48.93% 3
Dorchester - 6 - - 1
Wimborne - 3 £45,000 - 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 73 (60.83%) C#
2 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (40.83%) .NET
4 48 (40.00%) Windows
5 42 (35.00%) OO
6 40 (33.33%) C++
7 38 (31.67%) MS Excel
8 37 (30.83%) Degree
9 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (29.17%) OOD
11 34 (28.33%) Visual Studio
12 33 (27.50%) Linux
12 33 (27.50%) .NET Framework
12 33 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
13 32 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
14 29 (24.17%) SQL
15 26 (21.67%) UML
16 23 (19.17%) C
17 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
18 21 (17.50%) OOP
18 21 (17.50%) Java
19 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
19 19 (15.83%) MVC
19 19 (15.83%) Computer Science
20 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
21 17 (14.17%) TDD
21 17 (14.17%) Electronics
22 16 (13.33%) Wireless
22 16 (13.33%) Systems Analysis

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 (4.17%) IIS
2 4 (3.33%) Apache
2 4 (3.33%) JBoss
3 3 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (31.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 16 (13.33%) NFC
2 16 (13.33%) RS-232
2 16 (13.33%) RS-485
2 16 (13.33%) VPN
2 16 (13.33%) Wireless
3 5 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) 2G
4 2 (1.67%) 3G
4 2 (1.67%) LTE
5 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.17%) Big Data
3 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 34 (28.33%) Visual Studio
2 32 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.33%) Subversion
4 8 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 8 (6.67%) JIRA
5 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (3.33%) VisualSVN
7 2 (1.67%) Ant
7 2 (1.67%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.67%) CMake
7 2 (1.67%) Hudson
7 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (14.17%) Electronics
2 12 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (5.00%) Automotive
4 4 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (1.67%) French Language
5 2 (1.67%) Military
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (47.50%) Software Engineer
2 32 (26.67%) Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (15.83%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 16 (13.33%) Analyst
6 16 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 12 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
7 12 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 11 (9.17%) .NET Developer
8 11 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.17%) Design Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering Team Leader
11 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (40.83%) .NET
2 33 (27.50%) .NET Framework
3 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (12.50%) CSS
4 15 (12.50%) WCF
5 14 (11.67%) Entity Framework
5 14 (11.67%) HTML
6 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (9.17%) WPF
7 10 (8.33%) .NET Compact Framework
7 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (7.50%) jQuery
9 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.67%) COM
9 8 (6.67%) LINQ
9 8 (6.67%) WinForms
10 6 (5.00%) NHibernate
10 6 (5.00%) XML
11 5 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (15.83%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.83%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.50%) Robotics
6 2 (1.67%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.00%) Windows
2 33 (27.50%) Linux
3 11 (9.17%) Android
4 10 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.00%) OO
2 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (29.17%) OOD
4 26 (21.67%) UML
5 21 (17.50%) OOP
6 19 (15.83%) MVC
7 17 (14.17%) TDD
8 16 (13.33%) BDD
8 16 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.67%) Web Development
11 13 (10.83%) SDLC
12 10 (8.33%) Multithreading
13 8 (6.67%) People Management
13 8 (6.67%) Scrum
13 8 (6.67%) Software Architecture
13 8 (6.67%) System Testing
14 7 (5.83%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (5.00%) Open Source
15 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (60.83%) C#
2 40 (33.33%) C++
3 29 (24.17%) SQL
4 23 (19.17%) C
5 21 (17.50%) Java
6 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 13 (10.83%) Python
9 8 (6.67%) VB
9 8 (6.67%) VB6
9 8 (6.67%) VC++
10 6 (5.00%) Perl
11 5 (4.17%) PHP
11 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
12 4 (3.33%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.33%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.33%) VBA
13 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (30.83%) Degree
2 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.67%) MCPD
3 8 (6.67%) MCTS
4 3 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wimborne
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Wimborne
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago