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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 15 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 12.84% 23.93% 10.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.96% 24.22% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 9
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £32,800
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
108 161 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 99.08% 98.77% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 146 71
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (66.07%) Windows
3 33 (58.93%) Linux
4 30 (53.57%) C++
5 23 (41.07%) C#
6 22 (39.29%) OO
7 20 (35.71%) SQL
8 18 (32.14%) UNIX
9 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
10 16 (28.57%) .NET
10 16 (28.57%) OOP
10 16 (28.57%) Degree
11 13 (23.21%) Subversion
11 13 (23.21%) Java
11 13 (23.21%) C
12 11 (19.64%) XML
13 10 (17.86%) Python
13 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
13 10 (17.86%) Android
14 9 (16.07%) CSS
14 9 (16.07%) STL
14 9 (16.07%) HTML
14 9 (16.07%) MFC
15 8 (14.29%) Perl
15 8 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
16 7 (12.50%) QA
16 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
16 7 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
16 7 (12.50%) Eclipse

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.93%) Node.js
1 5 (8.93%) JBoss
1 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Subversion
2 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.71%) Bugzilla
3 6 (10.71%) CruiseControl
3 6 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (10.71%) Hudson
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.79%) Games
1 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) XML
3 9 (16.07%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) STL
3 9 (16.07%) HTML
3 9 (16.07%) MFC
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.93%) Spring
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) Struts
6 5 (8.93%) Web Services
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE
6 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 6 (10.71%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.93%) Open Source
6 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Linux
3 18 (32.14%) UNIX
4 10 (17.86%) Android
5 7 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (39.29%) OO
3 16 (28.57%) OOP
4 6 (10.71%) MVC
4 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
4 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 6 (10.71%) Line Management
5 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.93%) Manual Testing
5 5 (8.93%) SOA
6 3 (5.36%) Web Development
6 3 (5.36%) Android Development
6 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
6 3 (5.36%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.57%) OOD
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) Scrum
8 1 (1.79%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) C++
2 23 (41.07%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.21%) Java
5 13 (23.21%) C
6 10 (17.86%) Python
7 8 (14.29%) Perl
8 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.36%) PHP
10 2 (3.57%) VB
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) VB6
11 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
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