The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank - 25 16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole - 12.96% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - 13.08% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Average salary - £45,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
152 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 97.44% 99.07% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 150 104 64
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,700 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Poole region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Poole

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
5 3 (27.27%) Exchequer
5 3 (27.27%) Pegasus
5 3 (27.27%) Sage
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) GoldMine
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Exchequer
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (27.27%) GoldMine
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Physics
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
1 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) VB6
5 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Pegasus
1 3 (27.27%) Sage