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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 27 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 7.10% 5.65% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.24% 5.83% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 5
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
152 120 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 98.06% 96.77% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 144 109 75
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,050 £52,500
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 24 April 2015, 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 46 (97.87%) SQL
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 44 (93.62%) ASP.NET
3 34 (72.34%) C#
4 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
5 28 (59.57%) MVC
6 27 (57.45%) Software Engineering
6 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
7 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
8 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (42.55%) jQuery
9 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
9 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (42.55%) HTML
9 20 (42.55%) T-SQL
9 20 (42.55%) CSS
9 20 (42.55%) Classic ASP
9 20 (42.55%) Web Development
9 20 (42.55%) Degree
10 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
11 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 13 (27.66%) Windows
11 13 (27.66%) WinForms
11 13 (27.66%) Mobile App
12 8 (17.02%) OO
13 7 (14.89%) OOP
13 7 (14.89%) SOAP
13 7 (14.89%) WCF
13 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.89%) SOA

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) PBX
1 3 (6.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 44 (93.62%) ASP.NET
3 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (42.55%) HTML
4 20 (42.55%) jQuery
4 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
4 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 20 (42.55%) CSS
4 20 (42.55%) Classic ASP
5 13 (27.66%) Web Services
5 13 (27.66%) WinForms
6 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
6 7 (14.89%) WCF
6 7 (14.89%) SOAP
6 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (14.89%) AutoMapper
6 7 (14.89%) StructureMap
6 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) MVC
2 27 (57.45%) Software Engineering
3 20 (42.55%) Web Development
4 8 (17.02%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) OOP
5 7 (14.89%) SOA
5 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) SQL
2 34 (72.34%) C#
3 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
4 20 (42.55%) T-SQL
5 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) VB6
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft