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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 22 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 15.76% 6.76% 9.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.85% 6.76% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
164 148 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 99.39% 100.00% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 137 93
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 41 (87.23%) Software Engineering
3 36 (76.60%) OO
4 35 (74.47%) Linux
4 35 (74.47%) C++
5 34 (72.34%) OOP
5 34 (72.34%) UNIX
6 24 (51.06%) Degree
7 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
8 12 (25.53%) C#
9 11 (23.40%) .NET
10 6 (12.77%) SQL
10 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (10.64%) jQuery
11 5 (10.64%) Open Source
11 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (10.64%) Node.js
11 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
11 5 (10.64%) Spring
11 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (10.64%) MVC
11 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
11 5 (10.64%) SOA
11 5 (10.64%) JBoss

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Node.js
1 5 (10.64%) JBoss
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
1 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Hudson
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.64%) jQuery
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.64%) Spring
3 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
3 5 (10.64%) Struts
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) J2EE
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.26%) MFC
4 2 (4.26%) STL
5 1 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Open Source
2 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) Linux
3 34 (72.34%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Software Engineering
2 36 (76.60%) OO
3 34 (72.34%) OOP
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) MVC
4 5 (10.64%) SOA
4 5 (10.64%) Line Management
4 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.13%) OOD
5 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.13%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C++
2 12 (25.53%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
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