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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 19 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 5.83% 11.11% 23.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 11.35% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 26
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £60,000 £34,000
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
111 185 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 92.50% 97.88% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 182 105
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) Subversion
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) C
4 9 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) Android
7 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (33.33%) Firmware
8 5 (27.78%) OO
8 5 (27.78%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) C++
9 4 (22.22%) Windows CE
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
10 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 2 (11.11%) System Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Subversion
2 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) Hudson
4 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
5 1 (5.56%) C++Builder
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) MFC
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) STL
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Android
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows CE
5 1 (5.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Borland
2 1 (5.56%) Wind River
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