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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 7 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 113 111 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.42% 16.82% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.40% 19.93% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 107 104 49
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
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
528 557 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.74% 84.39% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 436 473 478
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 51 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Poole -11 29 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Weymouth +1 9 £27,500 -21.42%
Dorchester 0 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Ferndown - 3 £37,500 -
Wareham -3 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 116 (55.50%) .NET
2 111 (53.11%) Degree
3 105 (50.24%) C#
4 91 (43.54%) ASP.NET
5 90 (43.06%) HTML
5 90 (43.06%) SQL
6 88 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 85 (40.67%) C++
8 83 (39.71%) CSS
9 66 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 61 (29.19%) MVC
11 55 (26.32%) Windows
12 49 (23.44%) Linux
13 48 (22.97%) jQuery
14 47 (22.49%) Computer Science
15 45 (21.53%) OO
16 44 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (20.57%) T-SQL
17 43 (20.57%) OOP
18 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 36 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (17.22%) XML
20 35 (16.75%) VB.NET
21 34 (16.27%) UNIX
22 32 (15.31%) Ajax
23 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
24 29 (13.88%) Scrum
25 28 (13.40%) XHTML
25 28 (13.40%) JSON
26 25 (11.96%) .NET Framework

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.31%) CMS
2 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.96%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.48%) Kentico
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.91%) WAN
3 3 (1.44%) IPsec
3 3 (1.44%) Network Security
4 2 (0.96%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.96%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.96%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.96%) Firewall
4 2 (0.96%) FTP
4 2 (0.96%) SNMP
4 2 (0.96%) PBX
4 2 (0.96%) VoIP
4 2 (0.96%) VPN
4 2 (0.96%) SSL
4 2 (0.96%) IPv4
4 2 (0.96%) IPv6
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Wireless
5 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) SQLPlus
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.87%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.91%) C++Builder
5 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.44%) Toad
5 3 (1.44%) JIRA
6 2 (0.96%) Selenium
6 2 (0.96%) JUnit
6 2 (0.96%) Maven
6 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.96%) TestLink
7 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 13 (6.22%) Electronics
2 7 (3.35%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.87%) Marketing
4 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
5 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 101 (48.33%) Developer
2 84 (40.19%) Software Engineer
3 46 (22.01%) Software Developer
4 40 (19.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 30 (14.35%) .NET Developer
6 21 (10.05%) VB.NET Developer
7 20 (9.57%) Graduate
8 16 (7.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (7.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (5.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 11 (5.26%) Junior
11 11 (5.26%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.78%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.83%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.83%) C# Software Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Junior Software Engineer
14 6 (2.87%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (2.87%) Graduate Software Developer
14 6 (2.87%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (55.50%) .NET
2 91 (43.54%) ASP.NET
3 90 (43.06%) HTML
4 83 (39.71%) CSS
5 48 (22.97%) jQuery
6 44 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 36 (17.22%) XML
9 32 (15.31%) Ajax
10 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
11 28 (13.40%) JSON
11 28 (13.40%) XHTML
12 25 (11.96%) .NET Framework
13 24 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (6.22%) WinForms
16 12 (5.74%) WCF
17 11 (5.26%) SOAP
18 8 (3.83%) Classic ASP
18 8 (3.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.78%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.35%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.91%) Physics
4 4 (1.91%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.44%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.44%) SCADA
5 3 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.96%) 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%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.32%) Windows
2 49 (23.44%) Linux
3 34 (16.27%) UNIX
4 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.48%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.19%) MVC
2 45 (21.53%) OO
3 43 (20.57%) OOP
4 36 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (13.88%) Scrum
6 21 (10.05%) Web Development
7 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 11 (5.26%) UML
9 7 (3.35%) Data Analysis
9 7 (3.35%) SEO
9 7 (3.35%) Coaching
10 6 (2.87%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (2.87%) Project Management
11 5 (2.39%) SOA
11 5 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (1.91%) Change Control
12 4 (1.91%) Service Delivery
12 4 (1.91%) OOD
12 4 (1.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.24%) C#
2 90 (43.06%) SQL
3 88 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 85 (40.67%) C++
5 43 (20.57%) T-SQL
6 35 (16.75%) VB.NET
7 23 (11.00%) Java
8 21 (10.05%) C
9 7 (3.35%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.87%) PHP
11 5 (2.39%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.48%) Ruby
14 1 (0.48%) Perl
14 1 (0.48%) VC++
14 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 111 (53.11%) Degree
2 11 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (6.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.31%) Oracle
3 3 (1.44%) CA
4 1 (0.48%) Sun
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £58500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health insurance,
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £37000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 23 Days Holiday
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago