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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Dorset
Rank 27 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 37 55 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.77% 6.82% 19.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.39% 7.53% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 147
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £47,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
356 730 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.36% 90.57% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 299 526 593
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,834
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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +16 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Bournemouth +16 8 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Wimborne 0 7 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Weymouth - 3 £40,000 -
Dorchester -2 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 63 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (50.00%) .NET
4 40 (47.62%) OO
5 32 (38.10%) Degree
6 29 (34.52%) SQL
7 28 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
8 25 (29.76%) Windows
9 23 (27.38%) C++
10 22 (26.19%) UML
11 20 (23.81%) OOD
12 18 (21.43%) .NET Framework
13 17 (20.24%) Linux
13 17 (20.24%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (17.86%) OOP
14 15 (17.86%) Java
14 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
15 14 (16.67%) JIRA
15 14 (16.67%) WPF
15 14 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (15.48%) Multithreading
17 12 (14.29%) NHibernate
17 12 (14.29%) Web Development
17 12 (14.29%) C
17 12 (14.29%) WCF
17 12 (14.29%) Entity Framework
17 12 (14.29%) Coaching
18 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
18 11 (13.10%) Relational Database

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 1 (1.19%) Apache
1 1 (1.19%) CMS
1 1 (1.19%) Drupal
1 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
1 1 (1.19%) Kentico
1 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.38%) CATIA
2 2 (2.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.19%) FTP
2 1 (1.19%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.19%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) NFC
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQLite
5 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) JIRA
1 14 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.38%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.38%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.38%) Moq
3 2 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (67.86%) Software Engineer
2 22 (26.19%) C# Software Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Software Team Leader
5 9 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Java Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Graduate
8 5 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 14 (16.67%) WPF
4 12 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 12 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 12 (14.29%) WCF
5 8 (9.52%) CSS
5 8 (9.52%) HTML
6 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.95%) Node.js
9 4 (4.76%) CSS3
9 4 (4.76%) HTML5
9 4 (4.76%) Polymer
9 4 (4.76%) Web Components
9 4 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (2.38%) jQuery
10 2 (2.38%) Spring
10 2 (2.38%) Struts
10 2 (2.38%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (20.24%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (9.52%) Robotics
4 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.57%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.38%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.38%) EPoS
6 2 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Contactless
7 1 (1.19%) EMV
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 17 (20.24%) Linux
3 7 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.62%) OO
3 22 (26.19%) UML
4 20 (23.81%) OOD
5 15 (17.86%) OOP
6 13 (15.48%) Multithreading
7 12 (14.29%) Coaching
7 12 (14.29%) Web Development
8 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
8 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.90%) People Management
9 10 (11.90%) SDLC
10 8 (9.52%) Machine Learning
11 7 (8.33%) TDD
11 7 (8.33%) Web Application Development
12 6 (7.14%) BDD
13 5 (5.95%) MVC
13 5 (5.95%) Scrum
14 4 (4.76%) Physics
15 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.00%) C#
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 23 (27.38%) C++
4 15 (17.86%) Java
4 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.29%) C
6 3 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.38%) Scala
7 2 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) Delphi
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) HNC
2 1 (1.19%) HND
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) EMC
2 2 (2.38%) SAP
2 2 (2.38%) VMware
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago