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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 15 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 9.09% 14.84% 20.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.15% 14.84% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 25
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
142 155 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 99.30% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127 146 109
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) C++
2 16 (66.67%) OO
3 15 (62.50%) Linux
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 12 (50.00%) OOP
6 10 (41.67%) Degree
6 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (41.67%) C#
7 9 (37.50%) C
7 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
8 8 (33.33%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) .NET
10 6 (25.00%) OOD
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) Project Management
11 5 (20.83%) Electronics
12 4 (16.67%) TDD
12 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (16.67%) Firmware
12 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (12.50%) Linux Kernel Development
13 3 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
13 3 (12.50%) BDD
13 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
13 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.50%) Qt
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Struts
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) OOP
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) Linux Kernel Development
8 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.50%) UML
9 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) MVC
9 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
10 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
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