The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Poole region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 4 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 24.59% 7.53% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.42% 7.53% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -28.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
118 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 96.72% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 76 79
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Dorset

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) Linux
3 25 (59.52%) C++
4 21 (50.00%) Degree
5 20 (47.62%) OO
5 20 (47.62%) Windows
6 18 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 17 (40.48%) C
7 17 (40.48%) UNIX
8 16 (38.10%) Java
9 11 (26.19%) Perl
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) OOP
11 7 (16.67%) Python
11 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
14 4 (9.52%) C#
14 4 (9.52%) OpenGL
15 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
15 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
15 3 (7.14%) Subversion
15 3 (7.14%) MySQL
15 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
15 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
16 2 (4.76%) Big Data
16 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
16 2 (4.76%) VoIP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (2.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Redis
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) OpenGL
2 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) STL
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) Swing
4 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.38%) Esper
4 1 (2.38%) Akka
4 1 (2.38%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.38%) CSS3
4 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.38%) Grails
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 17 (40.48%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) HPUX
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 20 (47.62%) OO
3 9 (21.43%) OOP
4 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (2.38%) MVC
6 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.38%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) OOD
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C++
2 17 (40.48%) C
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Perl
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Python
6 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.52%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Xen
1 1 (2.38%) KVM
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) VMware
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) HP
1 1 (2.38%) Dell
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