The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 11 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 17.07% 15.79% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 16.07% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
119 112 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 96.75% 98.25% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 115 110 59
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Poole

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Poole region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (97.92%) Software Engineering
2 39 (81.25%) C++
3 38 (79.17%) Windows
3 38 (79.17%) Linux
4 37 (77.08%) UNIX
5 33 (68.75%) OOP
5 33 (68.75%) OO
6 21 (43.75%) Degree
7 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.75%) SQL
9 8 (16.67%) Java
10 7 (14.58%) Oracle
10 7 (14.58%) Swing
10 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
10 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
10 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.58%) Subversion
10 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
10 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.58%) Oracle Cash Management
11 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.25%) C#
13 2 (4.17%) .NET
13 2 (4.17%) VB
14 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
14 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
14 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
14 1 (2.08%) VB6
14 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
14 1 (2.08%) Advertising

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Swing
1 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
1 38 (79.17%) Linux
2 37 (77.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) Software Engineering
2 33 (68.75%) OOP
2 33 (68.75%) OO
3 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) C++
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Bonus (eligible after 3 months)
Posted: 26 days ago