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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 47 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.09% 6.70% 12.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 7.76% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 96
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
499 606 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.89% 86.45% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 427 461 570
Median salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,200 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +5 20 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Bournemouth +6 11 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Dorchester - 5 - -
Wimborne - 5 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 58 (56.31%) C#
2 42 (40.78%) OO
3 41 (39.81%) Microsoft
4 39 (37.86%) Windows
5 36 (34.95%) Degree
6 35 (33.98%) .NET
7 32 (31.07%) OOD
8 30 (29.13%) C++
8 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (29.13%) Embedded Systems
9 28 (27.18%) Linux
10 27 (26.21%) Visual Studio
11 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
11 26 (25.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (24.27%) .NET Framework
12 25 (24.27%) MS Excel
13 24 (23.30%) OOP
14 22 (21.36%) UML
15 21 (20.39%) Java
16 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
16 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
17 19 (18.45%) SQL
18 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
19 16 (15.53%) MS Office
19 16 (15.53%) VPN
19 16 (15.53%) Ethernet
19 16 (15.53%) Wireless
19 16 (15.53%) Systems Analysis
19 16 (15.53%) NFC
19 16 (15.53%) RS-232

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 (4.85%) Drupal
2 3 (2.91%) Apache
2 3 (2.91%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (24.27%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
2 16 (15.53%) Ethernet
2 16 (15.53%) NFC
2 16 (15.53%) RS-232
2 16 (15.53%) RS-485
2 16 (15.53%) VPN
2 16 (15.53%) Wireless
3 3 (2.91%) FTP
3 3 (2.91%) HTTP
3 3 (2.91%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.91%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) Big Data
2 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (26.21%) Visual Studio
2 26 (25.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.80%) Subversion
4 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) CMake
5 1 (0.97%) Hudson
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.97%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (11.65%) Electronics
2 6 (5.83%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.91%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Military
5 1 (0.97%) French Language
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Software Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Analyst
4 16 (15.53%) Developer
4 16 (15.53%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (11.65%) Software Team Leader
5 12 (11.65%) Team Leader
6 11 (10.68%) Design Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.74%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering Team Leader
8 9 (8.74%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Embedded Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Project Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Project Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.98%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) .NET Framework
3 15 (14.56%) CSS
4 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.65%) HTML
6 11 (10.68%) Entity Framework
7 10 (9.71%) .NET Compact Framework
7 10 (9.71%) WPF
8 9 (8.74%) WCF
9 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (7.77%) jQuery
10 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.83%) LINQ
11 6 (5.83%) XML
12 5 (4.85%) NHibernate
12 5 (4.85%) Web Services
13 4 (3.88%) HTML5
14 3 (2.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Embedded Systems
2 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
3 16 (15.53%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.88%) Robotics
6 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 28 (27.18%) Linux
3 12 (11.65%) Android
4 7 (6.80%) Unix
5 6 (5.83%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) OO
2 32 (31.07%) OOD
3 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.30%) OOP
5 22 (21.36%) UML
6 16 (15.53%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (12.62%) BDD
7 13 (12.62%) TDD
7 13 (12.62%) Web Development
8 12 (11.65%) MVC
9 11 (10.68%) SDLC
10 9 (8.74%) Open Source
10 9 (8.74%) Scrum
11 8 (7.77%) People Management
11 8 (7.77%) Software Architecture
12 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.83%) System Testing
13 5 (4.85%) Defect Tracking
13 5 (4.85%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (4.85%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) C#
2 30 (29.13%) C++
3 21 (20.39%) Java
4 19 (18.45%) SQL
5 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
6 14 (13.59%) C
7 13 (12.62%) Python
8 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.80%) Perl
9 7 (6.80%) PHP
10 3 (2.91%) VB
10 3 (2.91%) VB6
10 3 (2.91%) VC++
11 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 36 (34.95%) Degree
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.88%) PhD
4 3 (2.91%) MCPD
4 3 (2.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) NFS
2 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) SAP
3 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago