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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 44 68 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.92% 8.82% 14.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.00% 10.58% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 96
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
400 643 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 81.14% 83.40% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 365 478 459
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 17 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Bournemouth +6 10 £41,250 -1.49% 2
Dorchester -1 8 - -
Wimborne - 4 £45,000 -
Shaftesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (65.17%) C#
2 37 (41.57%) OO
3 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.45%) Degree
4 34 (38.20%) Computer Science
5 31 (34.83%) Linux
5 31 (34.83%) .NET
6 30 (33.71%) C++
7 29 (32.58%) Windows
8 26 (29.21%) UML
9 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 19 (21.35%) Java
10 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
10 19 (21.35%) OOD
11 17 (19.10%) OOP
11 17 (19.10%) C
11 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
11 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
11 17 (19.10%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (17.98%) Mathematics
12 16 (17.98%) Web Development
13 15 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (15.73%) Android
14 14 (15.73%) CSS
15 13 (14.61%) HTML
16 12 (13.48%) JIRA
16 12 (13.48%) Robotics
16 12 (13.48%) Machine Learning
17 11 (12.36%) Python
17 11 (12.36%) Microsoft

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 4 (4.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) Kentico
2 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.25%) CATIA
2 2 (2.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.49%) FTP
2 4 (4.49%) HTTP
2 4 (4.49%) Kerberos
2 4 (4.49%) LDAP
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.49%) Big Data
4 3 (3.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.48%) JIRA
3 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.74%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.74%) Subversion
5 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.37%) LabVIEW
7 2 (2.25%) AccuRev
7 2 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.12%) Ant
8 1 (1.12%) CMake
8 1 (1.12%) Hudson
8 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.12%) Moq
General
1 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.87%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Military
5 1 (1.12%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) French Language
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (67.42%) Software Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Developer
3 11 (12.36%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Software Team Leader
6 8 (8.99%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Python Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Web Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
3 14 (15.73%) CSS
4 13 (14.61%) HTML
5 9 (10.11%) Entity Framework
5 9 (10.11%) NHibernate
5 9 (10.11%) WCF
5 9 (10.11%) WPF
6 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.87%) HTML5
7 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.74%) CSS3
8 5 (5.62%) Web Services
9 4 (4.49%) Node.js
9 4 (4.49%) Polymer
9 4 (4.49%) Web Components
9 4 (4.49%) XML
10 3 (3.37%) jQuery
11 2 (2.25%) .NET Compact Framework
12 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Computer Science
2 17 (19.10%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (17.98%) Mathematics
4 12 (13.48%) Robotics
5 3 (3.37%) Physics
6 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.25%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) EPoS
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 29 (32.58%) Windows
3 14 (15.73%) Android
4 6 (6.74%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (6.74%) Unix
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) OO
2 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) UML
4 19 (21.35%) OOD
5 17 (19.10%) OOP
6 16 (17.98%) Web Development
7 12 (13.48%) Machine Learning
8 9 (10.11%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.11%) Scrum
8 9 (10.11%) SDLC
9 8 (8.99%) Open Source
9 8 (8.99%) People Management
10 7 (7.87%) Web Application Development
11 6 (6.74%) BDD
11 6 (6.74%) Coaching
11 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.74%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.74%) TDD
12 5 (5.62%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) C#
2 30 (33.71%) C++
3 20 (22.47%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) Java
4 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
5 17 (19.10%) C
6 11 (12.36%) Python
7 8 (8.99%) PHP
8 6 (6.74%) Perl
9 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.25%) VB
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Docker
1 4 (4.49%) NFS
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) SAP
2 2 (2.25%) VMware
3 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
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