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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 14 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 43 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 23.12% 14.43% 12.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.50% 15.05% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 12
Average salary £37,500 £26,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -29.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,750 £41,500
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
183 93 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 98.39% 95.88% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 169 89 88
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 5 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 46 (79.31%) Software Engineering
3 41 (70.69%) C++
4 37 (63.79%) Linux
5 33 (56.90%) OO
6 31 (53.45%) UNIX
7 28 (48.28%) OOP
8 22 (37.93%) Degree
9 21 (36.21%) C#
10 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 16 (27.59%) .NET
10 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
11 14 (24.14%) SQL
12 10 (17.24%) Java
13 9 (15.52%) HTML
13 9 (15.52%) CSS
14 8 (13.79%) STL
14 8 (13.79%) MFC
15 7 (12.07%) Perl
15 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
16 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
16 6 (10.34%) Line Management
16 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
16 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
16 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 6 (10.34%) MVC
17 5 (8.62%) Bugzilla
17 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
17 5 (8.62%) CruiseControl

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (8.62%) JBoss
1 5 (8.62%) Apache
1 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Bugzilla
1 5 (8.62%) CruiseControl
1 5 (8.62%) Subversion
1 5 (8.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (8.62%) Hudson
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.72%) Games
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 9 (15.52%) HTML
2 9 (15.52%) CSS
3 8 (13.79%) STL
3 8 (13.79%) MFC
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.62%) Struts
6 5 (8.62%) XML
6 5 (8.62%) J2EE
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.62%) Spring
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.62%) jQuery
7 3 (5.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (5.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.62%) Open Source
4 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 37 (63.79%) Linux
3 31 (53.45%) UNIX
4 5 (8.62%) Android
5 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.45%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Software Engineering
2 33 (56.90%) OO
3 28 (48.28%) OOP
4 6 (10.34%) Line Management
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.34%) MVC
5 5 (8.62%) SOA
5 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Web Development
7 3 (5.17%) Android Development
7 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.45%) OOD
8 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.72%) Scrum
9 1 (1.72%) MVVM
9 1 (1.72%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) C++
2 21 (36.21%) C#
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) Python
7 5 (8.62%) C
7 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.17%) PHP
10 2 (3.45%) VB
10 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
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