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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 17 45 16
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 38 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.74% 6.15% 15.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 7.01% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 127
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £44,000 £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
450 542 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.06% 87.70% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 403 409 610
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +13 41 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Bournemouth +15 12 £39,500 +68.08% 2
Wimborne - 4 £40,000 - 1
Dorchester - 3 - - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 75 (65.22%) C#
2 63 (54.78%) Microsoft
3 56 (48.70%) .NET
4 48 (41.74%) Windows
5 47 (40.87%) MS Excel
6 40 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 39 (33.91%) Visual Studio
8 37 (32.17%) C++
8 37 (32.17%) .NET Framework
9 36 (31.30%) OO
10 35 (30.43%) SQL
10 35 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (29.57%) Degree
12 33 (28.70%) OOD
13 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (26.96%) Embedded Systems
15 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET
16 25 (21.74%) MVC
17 24 (20.87%) Linux
18 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (19.13%) UML
20 21 (18.26%) Mentoring
21 19 (16.52%) TDD
21 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
21 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
22 18 (15.65%) C
22 18 (15.65%) WCF
23 17 (14.78%) BDD
23 17 (14.78%) OOP

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 7 (6.09%) IIS
2 5 (4.35%) Apache
2 5 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (1.74%) Drupal
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 47 (40.87%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.91%) Ethernet
2 16 (13.91%) NFC
2 16 (13.91%) RS-232
2 16 (13.91%) RS-485
2 16 (13.91%) VPN
2 16 (13.91%) Wireless
3 7 (6.09%) Internet
4 3 (2.61%) 2G
4 3 (2.61%) 3G
4 3 (2.61%) LTE
5 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.30%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.61%) Big Data
4 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.87%) MySQL
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (33.91%) Visual Studio
2 35 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.09%) Subversion
4 6 (5.22%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (5.22%) VisualSVN
5 5 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.87%) Ant
8 1 (0.87%) CMake
8 1 (0.87%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Electronics
3 6 (5.22%) Automotive
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) French Language
6 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 41 (35.65%) Developer
3 22 (19.13%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (15.65%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (14.78%) Software Developer
7 16 (13.91%) Analyst
7 16 (13.91%) Systems Analyst
8 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
8 15 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (10.43%) Software Team Leader
9 12 (10.43%) Team Leader
10 11 (9.57%) Design Engineer
11 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering Team Leader
12 8 (6.96%) Agile .NET Developer
12 8 (6.96%) Agile C# Developer
12 8 (6.96%) Agile Developer
12 8 (6.96%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (48.70%) .NET
2 37 (32.17%) .NET Framework
3 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET
4 18 (15.65%) WCF
5 16 (13.91%) CSS
5 16 (13.91%) HTML
6 14 (12.17%) Entity Framework
7 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
7 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (11.30%) COM
7 13 (11.30%) WinForms
8 11 (9.57%) jQuery
9 10 (8.70%) .NET Compact Framework
9 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (8.70%) LINQ
10 9 (7.83%) WPF
11 5 (4.35%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.35%) Spring
11 5 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.96%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (13.91%) Driving Licence
3 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.87%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (41.74%) Windows
2 24 (20.87%) Linux
3 8 (6.96%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (6.09%) Android
4 7 (6.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) OO
2 33 (28.70%) OOD
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) MVC
5 22 (19.13%) UML
6 21 (18.26%) Mentoring
7 19 (16.52%) TDD
8 17 (14.78%) BDD
8 17 (14.78%) OOP
9 16 (13.91%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (11.30%) SDLC
10 13 (11.30%) Web Development
11 8 (6.96%) Multithreading
11 8 (6.96%) People Management
11 8 (6.96%) Software Architecture
12 7 (6.09%) SOLID
12 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.22%) Scrum
13 6 (5.22%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.22%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.22%) C#
2 37 (32.17%) C++
3 35 (30.43%) SQL
4 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
6 18 (15.65%) C
7 16 (13.91%) Java
8 13 (11.30%) VB
8 13 (11.30%) VB6
8 13 (11.30%) VC++
9 8 (6.96%) Python
9 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.22%) VBA
11 5 (4.35%) Embedded C
11 5 (4.35%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.48%) Perl
12 4 (3.48%) PHP
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (29.57%) Degree
2 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.30%) MCPD
3 13 (11.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Firmware
2 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 63 (54.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) SAP
3 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
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